Keyword Results for   'environment'  
Zimbabwe calls for lion Cecil's poacher to face trial  Jul 31, 4:56 pm
London, July 31 (ANI): Zimbabwe's Environment Minister Oppah Muchinguri has called for the United States dentist who killed Cecil the lion to face trial for financing an illegal hunt.
Cyrus Mistry says sustainable profitable growth, agility key to Tata's Vision 2025  Jul 30, 5:21 pm
Mumbai, July 30 (ANI): Cyrus P. Mistry, the chairman of Tata Sons, has asked Tata companies to ensure sustainable profitable growth and to develop agile businesses amidst a changing and volatile world business environment.
FICCI-CMSME presents action agenda to Govt. for ease of doing business   Jul 29, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): FICCI-Confederation of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (FICCI-CMSME) has made wide-ranging recommendations to address the contentious and complex issues relating to land acquisition, compliance, inspection, labour laws and access to finance in order to create a conducive business environment for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises.
'Misfiring' Bell aims to regain groove in third Ashes Test on home turf  Jul 27, 8:12 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): England's embattled batsman Ian Bell has expressed optimism that he would regain his form in the third Ashes Test against Australia at Edgbaston, while describing Test cricket as a 'brutal environment'.
Asim Ahmed Khan inaugurates CII Delhi plantation drive  Jul 23, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) jointly with the AAP Government, with support from Nanhi Chaan Foundation and Hero Future Energies Private Limited, has started a plantation drive in Delhi from today.
Javadekar slams Rahul Gandhi, says 'Congress is playing worst politics'  Jul 23, 1:09 pm
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Thursday hit back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said that the grand old party, which stalled development in the last years, is playing the worst politics.
Australia 'most sceptical' about climate change globally, says study  Jul 19, 3:02 pm
London, July 19 (ANI): According to a recent study, Australia is the most sceptical country in the world about environmental issues, with one in five Australians disbelieving in climate change.
Eco-friendly coffee pods to reduce environmental disaster  Jul 18, 7:10 pm
Melbourne, July 18 (ANI): A plastic coffee pod takes up to 500 years plus to get degraded whereas an aluminum pod takes 150-200 years but ecoCaffe Company has launched Australia's first biodegradable coffee pod to break down.
Court allows Pachauri's plea but restrains him from entering TERI headquarters (Update)  Jul 17, 4:51 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Friday allowed environmentalist R.K. Pachauri, who has been accused of sexual harassment, to go to any TERI office all over India except the headquarters in Lodhi Road and another branch in Gurgaon.
Date someone real and alike at 'A World Alike' (AWA  Jul 17, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Amidst the matrimonial sites and dating sites are people who do not prefer such unconventional way of finding 'the someone special' and for them A World Alike (AWA), an exclusive, invitation-only network, creates an environment to socialize.
Delhi Court to pronounce order on Pachauri's plea to rejoin work at TERI  Jul 17, 1:08 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): A Delhi Court will today pronounce its order on the application filed by environmentalist R.K. Pachauri, who has been accused of sexual harassment, seeking permission to rejoin work at TERI.
Skill India Mission will bring 'huge change', says Jaitley  Jul 15, 5:55 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Stressing that the NDA inherited a 'depressive' environment when it came to power 14 months ago, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the Skill India Mission will bring about a 'huge change'.
Drug addiction can now be chased with intellectual pursuits  Jul 15, 12:28 pm
Washington DC, July 15 (ANI): For those who think drug addiction is hardwired in the brain, a new study on mice claims that even a short time spent in a stimulating learning environment can buffer the brain against drug dependence.
India on course to submit INDCs for climate change by September end  Jul 14, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): India is at an advanced stage of finalising its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) and is on course to meet the deadline for submission of INDCs by September 30, said Ashok Lavasa, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
Buddhists, students aim to plant 10,000 saplings to save environment  Jul 13, 12:54 pm
Siliguri, West Bengal, July 13 (ANI): Buddhist monks, students and local residents of Siliguri participated in a sapling plantation programme over the weekend with a motive to save the environment.
Access to nature boosts older adults' quality of life   Jul 12, 6:09 pm
Washington DC, July 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that nature promotes physical, mental, and spiritual healing especially in older adults who stay close to natural environment.
Chhattisgarh takes "giant step" towards creating vibrant environment for businesses  Jul 12, 11:26 am
Raipur, July 12 (ANI): Chhattisgarh became the first state in the eastern region and second in India, after Andhra Pradesh, to take the "giant step" towards creating a conducive and vibrant environment for businesses.
Ancestral diets determine vulnerability to Type 2 Diabetes  Jul 10, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): The middle classes from developing countries are more susceptible than western Caucasians to obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and cardiovascular disease in today's changing environment.
A 'nose' to sniff hazardous gas emissions  Jul 9, 5:59 pm
Nagpur/Kolkata, July 9 (ANI): Scientists at the Nagpur-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) and the Kolkata-based Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) have jointly developed an electronic device named 'e-Nose' to sniff volatile organic compounds and gaseous emissions from industries and environmental monitoring at other sensitive locations.
Foreign Trade extended online payment facility through Credit/ Debit Cards  Jul 9, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, July 9 (ANI):In keeping with the Digital India vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and taking yet another small but crucial step towards paperless, online functioning in 24x7 environment, Directorate General of Foreign Trade(DGFT) today launched the facility of online payment of application fees through Credit/Debit cards and electronic fund transfer from 53 banks
Vyapam scam: MP govt. accuses Congress of creating environment of suspicion  Jul 6, 12:51 pm
Bhopal, July 6 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Health Minister and state government spokesperson Dr. Narottam Mishra on Monday slammed the Congress party with regards to the Vyapam scam and accused the latter of 'unnecessarily' creating an environment of suspicion.
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.