Keyword Results for 'environment'
Need to reduce timeline, increase accountability: Javadekar Apr 26, 2:10 am
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): The Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has emphasized the need to reduce timelines for various projects and right conditions to be prescribed that are reasonable, practical, real and need-based.
PM Modi's metro ride emphasizes on use of public transport Apr 25, 3:04 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent out a message to the people across the country to use public transport more often by travelling in the Delhi Metro.
Javadekar launches CPCSEA website Apr 25, 6:42 am
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar has launched a website of the Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA).
PM Modi reviews activities of Ministry of Culture Apr 24, 9:42 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called for focused development of presentation material on how India has contributed to environment protection through the ages.
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Friday dismissed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology for continuing with his speech even after Gajendra Singh had committed suicide, adding that the latter should not make farmers a 'spectacle' for achieving political gains.
Dolphins raise voices to communicate in noisy waters Apr 24, 11:36 am
Washington, April 24 (ANI): When their water environment becomes noisy, dolphins put in extra effort, raising their voices in order to communicate.
Visakhapatnam, Apr. 23 (ANI): Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate 'Earth Day' in Visakhapatnam city in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday by participating in a walk and pledging to protect the environment.
India will ensure peoples' participation in mitigating impact of climate change: Javadekar Apr 22, 9:18 pm
Moscow, Apr. 22 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said that India will ensure peoples' participation in mitigating the impact of climate change.
A team of engineers set to solve Mount Everest's 'poo problem' Apr 22, 2:51 pm
New York, April 22 (ANI): A team of engineers is set to rid Mount Everest of tones of poo that is creating environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest mountain peak.
Greenpeace accuses MHA of 'suppressing democracy' Apr 14, 11:11 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 14 (ANI): Greenpeace India on Tuesday accused the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of 'suppressing democracy', after the latter froze the funds of the environmental organisation.
Hannover, Apr. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India understands the value of foreign direct investment (FDI), adding that his government will constantly work to improve the business environment in the country.
'Looking forward to India becoming permanent member of UN Security Council': Francois Hollande Apr 10, 10:45 pm
Paris, Apr. 10 (ANI): French President Francois Hollande on Friday said both France and India are working together to ensure stability and an environment of peace and added that the country was looking forward to the latter becoming a permanent member of the UN Security Council.
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): Congress leader P.C. Chacko on Thursday said that proposed rehabilitation program for Kashmiri Pandits by the Jammu and Kashmir government should be implemented at the earliest, adding that the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed-led state must also provide them a safe and inclusive environment.
Pamela Anderson urges Zimbabwe to halt baby elephant export Apr 8, 2:10 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): Pamela Anderson has written to Zimbabwe's environment minister, asking them to stop the export of baby elephants from Hwange National Park.
Govt. promoting reducing consumption of non-biodegradable plastics, says Ananth Kumar Apr 8, 2:05 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Ananth Kumar has said that the government is promoting reduction in consumption of non-biodegradable plastics, reusing and recycling of other graded polymers. The government has also initiated awards for Green Technology in plastic processing, to promote environment-friendly attempts in the industry.
Nagpur, April. 8 (AANI): Zoo authorities in Nagpur are making special arrangements to provide the animals a cool environment in the extreme summer.
CSE welcomes release of Air Quality Index Apr 6, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) on Monday welcomed the release of much-awaited Air Quality Index (AQI), which will be used to inform the people about the daily air quality and to provide advisories on health consequences.
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated a two-day conference of state environment and forest ministers and said citizens of the country have grown up with the tradition where nature is worshipped and where conserving it was of utmost importance.
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday will inaugurate the two-day conference of State Environment and Forest Ministers here.
BJP doing everything for mandate-giving farmers: Javadekar Apr 3, 3:04 pm
Bengaluru, Apr. 3 (ANI): Fighting off criticism against the Land Acquisition Bill, Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Friday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is doing everything for farmers and everywhere farmers were the ones giving it the mandate.
BJP will be in power for next 20 years, says Javadekar Apr 3, 3:04 pm
Bengaluru, Apr. 3 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Friday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would be in power at the Centre for next 20 years.
2 persistent environmental pollutants may still have adverse effects on infant growth Mar 29, 12:05 pm
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed exposure to two persistent environmental pollutants may affect infant growth.
Visakhapatnam zoo brings in coolers, air conditioners for animals to beat summer heat Mar 28, 7:54 am
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Mar. 28 (ANI): With the onset of blistering summers, zoo authorities in Visakhapatnam are making special arrangements to provide the animals a comfortable environment.
Kids brought up in educated households have higher IQ levels Mar 25, 3:36 pm
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A new study has claimed that young adults raised in educated households, develop higher cognitive ability as compared to the ones brought up in less ideal environments.
Mahan coal block not to be mined: Coal Ministry Mar 20, 6:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The Ministry of Coal on Friday stated that, pursuant to the recommendation of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), the Mahan coal block in Madhya Pradesh will be kept off limits for mining.
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