News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

green india

'Green Gurgaon Movement' reaches new heights with 10,000 plantations on Independence Day

After the successful completion of mass plantation drive last month that saw plantation of over 2,000 trees across Gurgaon, the Art of Living (AOL) voluntary organisation on Saturday planted up to 10,000 trees in various schools in the millennium city on the occasion of Independence Day. 

Aug 17, 2015, 09:33 AM IST

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art Of Living organises mass plantation drive in Gurgaon

Art of Living (AOL), the world’s biggest voluntary organization founded in 1981 by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, this week organised a mass plantation drive across Gurgaon, Haryana, on the occasion of Buddha Purnima.  

Aug 01, 2015, 11:21 AM IST

Perspective plans of 8 states for 'National Mission for a Green India' approved

The executive council of National Mission for a Green India today approved perspective plans and annual plan of operations of eight states for carrying out activities under the mission, which aims afforestation at 10 million hectares of land over the next decade.

May 07, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

'Clean India, Green India' – NDA govt's calendar for 2015 launched

Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley on Wednesday launched the Government of India's calendar for 2015.

Dec 17, 2014, 20:09 PM IST

`Green India blueprint to be submitted to PM`

A blueprint of Green India
mission, which seeks to enhance the country`s forest cover,
will be submitted to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh next week,
Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said today.

Aug 06, 2010, 18:06 PM IST