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Business leaders were disgruntled with Natarajan: Congress Jan 30, 5:44 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Friday said business leaders were disgruntled with Jayanti Natarajan during her stint as environment minister, as she was running the ministry from Chennai instead of the national capital.
Congress rubbishes Natrajan's 'baseless' allegations Jan 30, 3:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): Senior Congress leaders on Friday defended the party against allegations levelled by former environment minister Jayanthi Natrajan and questioned the timing of her claims.
Pune, Jan. 30 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Friday termed the substance of former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan's letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi as 'serious', stating that it was an insight into the extraneous influence in the working of the UPA Government.
India, Germany discuss water, waste management challenges Jan 28, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): India and Germany on Wednesday discussed various challenges and solutions related to water and waste management, resource efficiency and sustainable urban development.
'You will find an open and welcoming environment here,' says PM Modi tells business leaders Jan 26, 9:07 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told business leaders that they will find an open and welcoming environment in the country that encourages investment and rewards enterprise.
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Your genes and environment contribute to the link between you drinking alone, and under peer pressure.
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that India is not under any pressure due to an agreement between the United States and China on climate change, and added that it is the duty of every country to provide a clean and green earth to the future generations.
India, Mongolia participate in joint military exercise Jan 23, 8:31 pm
Gwalior, Jan. 23 (ANI): The armies of India and Mongolia commenced their 15-day joint military exercise on Friday, with an aim to acquaint both nations' forces with each other's operating procedures in the backdrop of a counter insurgency and terrorism environment.
Court orders government to release Greenpeace funds Jan 21, 12:06 pm
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): A court has ordered the government to release blocked funds of Greenpeace India, the environmental group said on Tuesday, months after being accused of running campaigns that were hurting Asia's third-largest economy.
India today has 70 percent of world's tigers: Javadekar Jan 20, 2:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday announced that thanks to the scientific approach taken by tiger conservation agencies to increase the population, India now has 70 percent of the world's population of the big cats.
Noida, Jan. 16 (ANI): International Union for Conservation of Nature India representative PR Sinha on Friday stated that the interference of humans with the environment has resulted in the extinction of many species of animals.
Green building proposals shown to UN chief Jan 13, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar today met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon here and showcased salient features of Green Building.
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A new research has revealed that life satisfaction depends on whether the local environment suits your personality or not.
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had a very fruitful discussion with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on a wide array of issues including matters relating to climate change and environment and the growing global concerns on terrorism.
Cancer more often caused by lifestyle than innate biology Jan 12, 11:58 am
Melbourne, Jan 12 (ANI): A recent research has identified cancer as an environmental disease that is caused mainly by avoidable lifestyle factors.
Work factors that influence employees' skills revealed Jan 9, 1:59 pm
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that starting off at a company when the good times are rolling or when they aren't doesn't affect the employee's long-term success, as what makes the difference is how closely the economic environment an employee lands in initially aligns with the one they end up working in later.
Javadekar takes up 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' Jan 8, 10:06 am
Pune, Jan. 8 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday participated in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' in Pune.
Gandhinagar, Jan.7 (ANI): Union Science and Technology Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan today asserted that the research and innovation environment in India is rapidly changing, with the government actively supporting scientists with various incentive schemes.
Washington, Jan 2 (ANI): Scientists have now claimed that it is "bad luck" more than genes and environment that causes cancer.
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday slammed the Trinamool Congress (TMC) saying that the ruling party of West Bengal is politically shaken and accusing the Government of misusing CBI.
BJP accuses Congress of conspiring against Amit Shah Dec 30, 8:07 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday accused the Congress of conspiring against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah, who has been acquitted in the 2005 Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case.
New Delhi, Dec. 23 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that the recently held Climate Change Conference, which was held in the Peruvian capital Lima, decided that the needs of all nations need to be addressed in a balanced manner, adding that India played an active role in representing the voice of the developing countries.
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has told Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das and his team of senior officers from the Ministry of Finance that only implementation of steps announced by the government can create an enabling and investor-friendly environment for doing business.
Govt. policies aimed at ensuring rapid development: Javadekar Dec 10, 3:48 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said the Narendra Modi-led government in New Delhi is pursuing action-oriented policies to ensure rapid development to the people while purposefully addressing climate change.
Lima (Portugal), Dec. 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said India is committed to play its part in the global fight against climate change.
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