Keyword Results for   'environment'  
UP Govt. must ensure Ghulam Ali's concert is not sabotaged: BJP  Feb 7, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Amid the Shiv Sena protests looming over Pakistani ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali's concert in Lucknow today, the Bharatiya Janata Party has called upon the state administration to ensure that the event is performed in a peaceful environment and no untoward incident takes place.
Apple is selling virtual-reality headset with new view-master  Feb 6, 5:15 pm
New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): We all wish to feel the computer-simulated reality which replicates an environment and simulates a physical presence in places in the real world or an imagined world,
Queensland environmental permit for Adani's Carmichael coal mine welcomed  Feb 5, 1:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): The Australian High Commission today welcomed the Queensland Government's environmental permit for Adani's Carmichael coal mine project.
Centre should initiate CBMs for new J-K Govt to function: Mehbooba  Feb 2, 6:19 pm
Jammu, Feb. 2 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti, who met Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to discuss the government in the state, on Tuesday, said that Centre should initiate some confidence building measures which will create a good environment for the new government.
Nestle India begins gender inclusive culture, set for more women workforce  Feb 1, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): Ensuring improved diversity and better work environment for women, Nestle India has introduced new initiatives under three broad categories that will cater to maternity policy, critical interventions for women in the field force and changes in entire recruitment process for better representation, across levels, for new hiring.
Indian Coast Guard has lived up to its motto: President  Jan 31, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said the Indian Coast Guard has lived up to its motto 'we protect' which resulted not only in protecting hundreds of precious lives at sea, but also the marine environment surrounding us.
Setback for Adani Port as SC refuses to stay NGT order  Jan 28, 2:45 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): In a major setback to Gujarat-based Adani Hazira Port Private Ltd. (AHPPL), the Supreme Court on Thursday refused to vacate the cancellation of environmental clearance, which was granted earlier.
School children visit Yamuna Bio-diversity Park  Jan 27, 6:09 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 27 (ANI): On the initiative of Delhi Development Authority (DDA), 100 school children of Prerna School from Moti Bagh, run by IAS Officers' Wives Association, visited the Yamuna Bio-diversity Park today with a view to getting education on the subject of environment, ecology and nature.
Need to strike balance between development and saving environment: PM Modi  Jan 25, 5:48 pm
Gurgaon, Jan. 25 (ANI): Highlighting the importance of combating global warming, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called for the imperative need to strike balance between development and preserving the environment, saying that 'innovation' was key in this endeavour.
Exposure to environmental toxin ups Alzheimer's risk  Jan 23, 8:32 am
Washington D.C, Jan 23 (ANI): A down-side of living in a polluted city is its infamous smog, which is a factor in respiratory conditions such as asthma, bronchitis and COPD. Now, a new study has revealed a link between exposure to air pollution and Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative illnesses.
Intelligence agencies working with states' police to ensure safety: Rijiju  Jan 22, 9:39 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 22 (ANI): With the National Investigation Agency (NIA) detaining 14 IS suspects from various parts of the country, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Friday said intelligence agencies and state police were working in tandem to provide peaceful environment to nation.
SC directs EPCA to conduct pollution checks at construction sites  Jan 21, 4:52 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): Taking serious note of rising pollution in the national capital, the Supreme Court on Thursday directed Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) to conduct surprise checks at construction sites to ensure that they are not polluting the environment.
Govt. shuts 150 industries along Ganga for not installing OCEMS  Jan 21, 8:33 am
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): The Centre has issued closure orders to 150 grossly polluting industrial units for not installing Online Continuous Effluent Monitoring System (OCEMS) along River Ganga.
Govt. to create conducive environment for transgenders: Gehlot  Jan 18, 6:46 pm
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot said here today that the government will take all required steps to create a conducive environment for the transgender community.
Rats can cause health threats to poultry, humans: Study  Jan 18, 9:44 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that rats can absorb disease agents from their local environment and spread them.
NDTV awards GoodEarth for best design, architecture  Jan 17, 1:18 pm
Mumbai, Jan 17 (ANI-NewsVoir): GoodEarth, known for constructing environment-friendly and sustainable neighborhoods has been recognized and awarded by NDTV Design and Architecture 2015 with best 'Architecture Award 2015' for Group Housing.
Javadekar administers good governance pledge  Jan 14, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 14 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Thursday administered a pledge to ensure good governance to the officers and employees of the Ministry at Paryavaran Bhawan.
Communal forces donning 'shroud of secularism' at work in Malda: Govt.  Jan 12, 1:30 pm
Ranchi, Jan. 12 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said that communal forces donning the 'shroud of secularism' were at work in Malda attempting to degrade the environment of prosperity' in the nation.
New portable device can swiftly sniff out explosive recovers: study  Jan 10, 10:25 am
Washington, D.C., Jan. 10(ANI): Tom Bruno, a chemist working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, has come up with a portable kit that can be used to recover trace chemicals such as environmental pollutants and forensic evidence, "including secret graves and arson fire debris".
Hero Cycle promotes cycling to work; supports Delhi's Odd-Even formula  Jan 8, 7:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan.8 (ANI): As Delhiites become part of India's first car rationing experiment to combat air pollution, the world's largest bicycle manufacturer Hero Cycles has launched an aggressive social campaign to promote the idea of cycling to work as an environment and health friendly initiative for the city.
CBDT brings out changes in APAR format for assessing officers  Jan 8, 5:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan 8 (ANI): The Income Tax Department is committed to the objective of timely delivery of quality taxpayer services in a fair and transparent environment.
Thank PM Modi for permitting 'Jallikattu'- Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan  Jan 8, 11:14 am
Chennai, Jan. 8 (ANI): The Ministry of Environment on Friday gave the nod to the Tamil Nadu state government to conduct 'Jallikattu'- the controversial bull-taming sport that is celebrated around the festival of Pongal every year in Tamil Nadu.
Lower and middle income people prefer walk to bike  Jan 7, 1:39 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 7 (ANI): Residents of lower- and middle-income King County with denser neighborhoods, with stores, libraries and other destinations within easy reach are more likely to walk or bike, says a recent study.
Arduous 2016 for Samsung Electronics, says CEO Kwon Oh-hyun  Jan 4, 12:41 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics has forecast an arduous business environment this year due to weak global economic conditions.
DJI's new software to regulate drones from taking off in restricted areas  Jan 3, 5:38 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 3 (ANI): DJI, the Chinese technology company known for manufacturing drones, has launched a beta version of its new 'geofencing' system, which will keep its drones from flying into restricted airspace.