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Javadekar launches web portal for online application for Environment Clearance  Jul 2, 9:12 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar launched a web portal on Thursday for online submission of applications for Environment Clearance by State Environment Impact Assessment Authorities for Category 'B' projects.
Congress to protest against Kejriwal Govt.'s move to spend Rs. 520 crores on FM radio ads  Jul 2, 10:02 am
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) chief Ajay Maken on Thursday criticized the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government's move to spend Rs. 520 crores on FM radio ads and said that his party would stage a protest in this regard.
Rotary Club, Eureka Forbes, Apnalaya partners to provide safe drinking water  Jul 1, 9:51 pm
Mumbai, July 1 (ANI): In a bid to provide safe drinking water, Rotary Club of Bombay, Eureka Forbes Institute of Environment and Apnalaya came together on Wednesday to inaugurate a water shop as part of the Aquaguard JalJeevan Project, at Rafi Nagar, in Govandi here.
Japan working towards protecting environment by recycling waste products  Jul 1, 2:25 pm
Tokyo, July 1 (ANI): Protection of environment is the main thrust of modern times. And, Japan is contributing its best to protect the environment by recycling the waste.
Microsoft to launch Visual Studio 2015 on July 20  Jun 30, 12:57 pm
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Microsoft has announced that it will launch Visual Studio 2015 (VS 2015), the latest version of its integrated development environment, on July 20.
Informed decision making system will pave way for holistic development: Prez  Jun 29, 3:37 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that an informed decision making system based on robust statistics on social sectors like health, education, poverty, employment, social backwardness, housing and environment, will pave the way for holistic development of India.
PM calls for addressing aspirations of migrants from rural areas, slum dwellers  Jun 25, 12:41 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Asserting that the aspirations of migrants from rural areas and slum dwellers have to be balanced with the changing global environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said ensuring a good life for them is our responsibility.
Govt. to launch 'One child - One tree' scheme  Jun 23, 7:37 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): The Centre will soon launch the 'One child - One tree' scheme to sensitize the children about the protection of environment and promotion of tree plantation in the country.
Operation Zarb-i-Azb will continue unhindered across the country, says Pak  Jun 23, 6:22 pm
Karachi, June 23 (ANI): Pakistan has said that Operation Zarb-i-Azb, aimed at eliminating militancy from the Islamic Republic, will continue unhindered across the country and will utilise the environment created due to the 'phenomenal success' of the offensive's first phase.
Cockroach-inspired robot uses body shape to manoeuvre through densely cluttered environment  Jun 23, 3:07 pm
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Researchers have recently developed a robot inspired by cockroaches that can use its body shape to negotiate obstacles.
Dhoni unable to deliver because of dressing room environment: Childhood coach  Jun 22, 6:08 pm
Ranchi, June 22 (ANI): Chanchal Bhattacharya, the childhood coach of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, on Monday said the Ranchi lad maybe is unable to deliver results expected of him as skipper because of the prevailing atmosphere in the dressing room.
Delhi's resident doctors go on indefinite strike  Jun 22, 4:35 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): The resident doctors began an indefinite strike here on Monday demanding more rooms, cleaner environment, better salaries and working hours.
'Environment-friendly' Olivia Newton-John planted 10M trees in Australia  Jun 18, 4:40 pm
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Singer Olivia Newton-John revealed that she has planted around 10 million trees in Australia.
NHRC issues notice to Jharkhand govt. over killing of rights activist in Latehar  Jun 18, 3:56 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday took suo motu cognizance of a media report that Prahlad Prasad @ Latu Babu, a rights activist, who was fighting against the damage being caused to the environment due to Tori Railway Siding Project, was murdered on June 15 in Jharkhand's Latehar District.
'Billiards table' of star collision revealed  Jun 17, 2:50 pm
Washington, Jun 17 (ANI): Scientists have imaged a cluster of stars, heavily obscured by material in our galaxy, where stars are so densely packed that it is likely a rare environment where stars can collide.
Lalit Modi row: Congress has run out of issues, says Javadekar  Jun 15, 10:25 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Hitting back at the allegations made by the Congress party, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said that the former was raking up the Lalit Modi controversy because
Mullaperiyar Dam: Jaya urges PM Modi not to entertain Kerala's proposal  Jun 11, 4:38 pm
Chennai, June 11 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to entertain the Kerala Government's proposal to conduct environmental impact assessment (EIA) study for the construction of a new Mullaperiyar dam in Kerala's Idukki district.
Inspired teacher links individual goals of students to societal and national goals: Prez  Jun 11, 2:54 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that an inspired teacher is a value-oriented, mission-driven, self-motivated and result-oriented individual, who works towards impacting the environment in a positive manner through his own actions as well as by imparting knowledge amongst the students to help them achieve their potential.
LYCOS launches global humanitarian project to provide access to critical environmental information  Jun 9, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Lycos is launching a global humanitarian project that uses sensor and wireless communication technology to provide people throughout the world with access to critical, life-saving environmental information.
Javadekar hails air quality index as PM Modi's 'biggest innovation'  Jun 8, 10:45 pm
New Delhi, June 8(ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment Prakash Javadekar on Monday termed the air quality index launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as his 'biggest innovation.'
Railways won't spend more on energy despite increasing freight, passenger traffic: Prabhu  Jun 5, 10:41 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has said that the Indian Railways has taken several steps in the last six months towards Energy Conservation and Environment Protection.
Harsh Vardhan calls for 'responsible consumerism' on World Environment Day  Jun 5, 10:32 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Union Minister for Science and Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday called for a culture of responsible consumerism on the occasion of World Environment Day today.
India Inc rings in World Environment Day  Jun 5, 8:13 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): With politicians, actors and social workers celebrating the 43rd World Environment Day on Friday, India Inc, too, hasn't been far behind in ringing in the occasion.
Delhi does not walk the talk on World Environment Day: CSE analysis  Jun 5, 6:42 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Delhi does not walk the talk when it comes to following the UN message on this World Environment Day-"Consume with Care". Cheap electricity, rising incomes and badly designed buildings that trap heat have led to the adaption of energy-intensive active cooling practices in the capital.
India needs new way environmentalism: Expert  Jun 5, 6:07 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Stating that India's environmental movement is at a crossroad, noted environmentalist and political activist Sunita Narain, who is associated with the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), has said that there is a need for a new way of environmentalism, one that can move beyond the problems of today and yesterday, and can embrace ideas without dogma, but with idealism and purpose.