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Plants may be more intelligent than previously believed Mar 5, 10:29 am
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that plants are more intelligent than we believe, insisting that they are also able to make complex decisions.
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Apple's CEO Tim Cook held his ground against shareholders, who were reportedly apprehensive about the company turning into an environmentally friendly corporation, during the annual shareholders meeting.
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): Noted Gandhian and environmentalist Chandi Prasad Bhatt has been selected for the Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2013.
Great lakes reach highest levels of freeze since 1994 Mar 1, 10:36 am
Washington, March 1 (ANI): NASA's Aqua satellite has shown the mostly frozen state of the Great Lakes on Feb. 19. On that date, ice spanned 80.3 percent of the lakes, according to NOAA's Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Akon plans to provide electricity to 1M African households Feb 26, 3:51 pm
Washington, February 26 (ANI): Akon has launched an environmental project in Africa, which will provide electricity to one million households by the end 2014.
Chinese Vice Minister meets Rajnath Singh Feb 20, 4:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): A Chinese delegation headed by Vice Minister for International Cooperation Department Ai Ping met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh ahead of general elections with an aim to strive for a peaceful and stable international environment favourable to Indo-Chinese relations.
Japanese firms adopt practices to protect environment Feb 18, 5:03 pm
Tokyo, Feb.18 (ANI): Japanese manufacturing firms are adopting practices that protect the environment.
Tokyo, Feb.17 (ANI): ANA Holdings, Japan's largest airline group, recently set out its corporate strategy for achieving further growth over the period FY2014-2016 in the face of an increasingly competitive business environment.
Tokyo/Jakarta, Feb.11 (ANI): Japanese firms are working to improve the lives of people through technological innovations.
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that Agro-forestry is emerging as a major domain in environmentally sustainable food production systems.
Hardoi, (Uttar Pradesh), Feb.9 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday for creating communal environment, to garner votes in the state.
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): Minister of State in Ministry of External Affairs Preneet Kaur has said that India is committed to resolve all outstanding issues with Pakistan, through a peaceful bilateral dialogue in an environment free from violence and terror.
How lifestyle and environment can influence pain sensitivity Feb 5, 10:56 am
Washington, Feb. 5 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that sensitivity to pain could be altered by a person's lifestyle and environment throughout their lifetime.
Shivering may be secret to losing weight Feb 5, 10:06 am
Washington, Feb. 05 (ANI): A new study has revealed that shivering and bouts of moderate exercise are both capable of converting energy-storing 'white fat' into energy-burning 'brown fat'.
Civil society slams Moily, PMO's rush for green clearances Feb 3, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): In a strong show of unity, representatives from social and environmental movements today slammed environment minister, Veerappa Moily and the Prime Minister's Office for ignoring environmental and social concerns and impacts on local communities, while granting speedy clearance to mining and infrastructure projects.
Johannesburg, Feb 1 (ANI): Prince Charles, who is a committed environmentalist, has branded people who do not pay heed to the growing global warming as "headless chickens".
China dismisses US accusation on press freedom violations Feb 1, 11:30 am
Beijing, Feb. 01 (ANI): China's Foreign Ministry has reportedly refuted the statement issued by the US Department of State that expressed concern about the working environment of foreign journalists in China and accused the nation of press freedom violations.
China's moon rover experiences mechanical control anomaly Jan 26, 3:19 pm
Beijing, Jan. 26 (ANI): China's moon rover, Yutu (Jade Rabbit), has experienced a mechanical control anomaly, which scientists have attributed to complicated lunar surface environment.
Trade and Terror are incompatible: Sujatha Singh Jan 22, 10:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan.22, (ANI): Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Wednesday said that a pre requisite for a business activity between India and Pakistan is a terror free environment and added that terror and trade are incompatible
Toddlers' aggression linked to genetic factors Jan 22, 10:47 am
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): A new study has found that the development of physical aggression in toddlers is strongly associated genetic factors and to a lesser degree with the environment.
World's first tiny, self-propelled swimming bio-bots developed Jan 19, 2:51 pm
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Engineers have created a group of first tiny, synthetic bio-bots that can swim on their own, helped by the power of heart cells, and traverse the viscous fluids of biological environments.
Independent work environments could reduce autism symptoms Jan 19, 12:09 pm
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new study has found that more independent work environments may lead to reductions in autism symptoms and improve daily living in adults with the disorder.
E-waste collection drive held in Delhi, Noida Jan 13, 8:33 pm
Noida, Jan.13, (ANI): To address the e-waste problem, Attero, India's largest electronic asset management company organized an e-waste collection drive in the Delhi-NCR region.
'POSCO all set to move forward with steel plant project': MEA Jan 13, 8:33 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): With environmental clearance granted to the multibillion dollar POSCO steel project in Odisha, the Ministry of External Affairs on Monday hoped that the project should commence in the coming months.
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): A report published by an Indian daily has claimed that nearly 350 enviornment ministry files were held back by former minister Jayanthi Natarajan and her office.
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