Environment Day

Trees felled on eve of Environment Day in Hyderabad

On Thursday afternoon, a few residents of Gunrock Enclave witnessed trees in their colony being mercilessly chopped down.

published on : 6th June 2020

Environment day: Reclaiming landfill in government focus

On ‘World Environment Day, the Ministry of Urban affairs launched advisories on landfill reclamation and sewage management practices.

published on : 6th June 2020

The Kerala woman who has been planting trees on her land for the last 27 years

"I planted whatever saplings I got and now it has become a craze," said the homemaker, who has successfully packed her 56 cent plot with greenery. 

published on : 5th June 2020

Amit Shah appeals everyone to preserve environment for better future

Shah also said from time immemorial, India has a rich tradition and deep knowledge about nature conservation.

published on : 5th June 2020

World Environment Day: NHPC distributes 700 medicinal plants to employees

The objective of the event was to create awareness among all employees towards the importance of plants and herbs, the Ministry of Power said in a statement.

published on : 5th June 2020

World Environment Day: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan urges people to protect environment for future generations

Taking to Twitter, Madhya Pradesh CM  Shivraj Singh Chouhan posted pictures and video while planting saplings.

published on : 5th June 2020

World Environment Day: PM Narendra Modi urges people to preserve planet's rich biodiversity

He also shared a clip from his last 'Mann Ki Baat' programme where he mentioned about conservation of rainwater and protecting the rich diversity of nature.

published on : 5th June 2020

Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy launchesx APEMC online waste exchange site

He will also release the poster of the platform of APEMC highlighting its salient features, which is India’s first.

published on : 5th June 2020

Five places to be added to heritage site list

On the eve of the World Environment Day, the state Forest Department and the Biodiversity Board resolved to declare five places as heritage sites.

published on : 5th June 2020

People across world sign 927 petitions, seek justice for pregnant elephant killed in Kerala 

The elephant had died in Palakkad on May 27 after it ate a pineapple stuffed with crackers and forest officials said that it died standing in river Velliyar after it suffered an injury in its jaw.

published on : 4th June 2020

Let's pledge for climate justice: Bhumi Pednekar starts new campaign 'One Wish For The Earth'

The actor, who is a vocal climate activist, runs her own non-profit initiative called Climate Warrior that celebrates real-life heroes working towards the cause of climate change.

published on : 2nd June 2020

Online streaming event 'Alternative 2' to create awareness about planet on World Environment Day

A musical composition about Mother Earth, sustainability practices undertaken by corporates, the transformation of lakes in India...

published on : 1st June 2020

Hold big corporations accountable for the plastic waste they produce: Greenpeace to Centre

During an event to celebrate World Environment Day on June 5, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan, in PM Modi's presence,  had pledged to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022.

published on : 10th June 2018

World Environment Day: Narendra Modi urges people to beat plastic pollution

Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar urged people to vow not to use low-grade plastic.

published on : 5th June 2018