environment

Momentum of climate action can be expedited when there is enough financial support: Bhupender Yadav

Yadav informed the meeting that India has exhibited exemplary resolve by achieving its voluntary commitment of reducing emission intensity.

published on : 23rd July 2021

US says India "remains challenging place" to do business, urges to minimise bureaucratic hurdles

In its report, the State Department said that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's first 100 days of its second term were marked by two "controversial" decisions.

published on : 22nd July 2021

The need for sustainable development

Humans, as beings with superior intelligence, must protect the earth and not destroy it so that our future generations can live safely but we do the exact opposite.

published on : 22nd July 2021

'Human and animal health interlinked': Seminar seeks 'One Health' approach to prevent zoonoses

A panel discussion on public health issues in the Kerala context were held as part of World Zoonoses Day celebrations organised by the IVA.  

published on : 14th July 2021

The rise and rise of BJP’s Bhupender Yadav

With the government revamping its Cabinet committees by bringing in younger faces after the big-ticket Cabinet reshuffle, one name stood out from the crowd for his meteoric rise.

published on : 14th July 2021

What about Mekedatu dam’s eco impact, ask Greens

Not just conservationists, officials too wonder about govt claims

published on : 14th July 2021

Pay fine for violating environmental laws and get green nod despite violations

Environmentalists reckoned that with these directions, the ministry has normalised environmental violations and institutionalised the regularisation of violations.

published on : 10th July 2021

Environment Ministry directs Expert Appraisal Committees not to seek 'unnecessary' details

It further said that this has been viewed very seriously and all member secretaries are hereby directed to maintain consistency in examination of the proposal and raising EDS.

published on : 10th July 2021

Six-lane ring road around Telangana's Yadagirigutta temple an environmental threat: Expert committee

National Green Tribunal's joint committee finds that the size of Oorukunta lake has reduced due to dumping of construction debris from the Rs143 crore ring road.

published on : 9th July 2021

Four Protected Areas of Odisha in Union government's list of eco-tourism sites

The State government is now required to formulate an effective communication plan with the help of expert organisations for effective use of eco-tourism potential of areas identified.

published on : 8th July 2021

Environment Ministry team in Rourkela Steel Plant to probe gas leak mishap

The team is mandated to review different systems including safety mechanism, fire and gas control mechanism and environmental management aspects.

published on : 8th July 2021

AP’s plan is to illegally draw 100 tmcft of Krishna water: Telangana officials

TS officials argue that Andhra Pradesh has planned Rayalaseema at 797 feet only to divert assured waters outside the basin.

published on : 7th July 2021

Andhra to pitch for Environmental Clearance to Rayalaseema lift scheme at Expert Committee meeting

As per the process, after the EAC clears the proposal, it will be forwarded to another three-member committee headed by the secretary of Ministry of Environment and Forests.

published on : 7th July 2021

Youth wins laurels for advocating natural farming practices in East Godavari

Pujyam Uma Maheswara Shastri of Razole has been promoting vermicompost to get more yield and for healthy foodgrain, which in turn, would reduce the usage of pesticides.

published on : 4th July 2021

Bhubaneswar: At frontline for environment protection, forest staff remain far from Covid care

As per the statistics of Forest and Environment department, 26 forest staff - 23 regular and three para staff - have died due to Covid-19 during the first wave of the pandemic till March 25, 2021.

published on : 28th June 2021
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