Keyword Results for   'environment'  
Nepal seeks India's help in water management  Feb 28, 11:50 am
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): To meet the growing challenges in waste water management, the Centre for Science and Environment organized a three-day seminar in New Delhi.
Budget 2015 will present 'roadmap for development': Javadekar  Feb 28, 10:53 am
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said the Union Budget for 2015-16 will present a roadmap for development and fulfill the people's aspirations.
Mild environment observed around supermassive black hole protects organic chemicals at centre  Feb 27, 12:47 pm
Tokyo, Feb. 27 (ANI): Researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have found regions where certain organic molecules somehow endure the intense radiation near the supermassive black hole at the center of spiral galaxy M77, also known as NGC 1068.
Javadekar calls Railway Budget 'people-oriented'  Feb 26, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said that the Railway Budget was a 'revolutionary and people-centric budget'.
Jaitley defends Land Acquisition Ordinance, pulls up Congress  Feb 26, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday defended the government's proposed Land Acquisition Ordinance and accused the Congress of creating an environment in which the words 'infrastructure and industry' become 'bad words'.
Corporate espionage case: Delhi Police arrests two more persons  Feb 26, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Thursday arrested Jitender Nagpal, personal assistant to a joint secretary in the Forest and Environment Ministry, and Vipan Kumar, a personal assistant to a member of the Union Public Service Commission in connection with the corporate espionage case related to the natural gas and oil ministry.
Too many food choices could aggravate obesity  Feb 25, 11:54 am
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A new research has found that the environment having no stronger force in determining obesity in children than their mother's diet, makes them prone to have poor diets and have related health problems.
Govt. taking steps towards cleaner environment: Prez Mukherjee   Feb 23, 2:53 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has taken several steps for promoting a cleaner environment, adding that environmental clearances have been made more transparent.
Newborn neurons serve as means to fine-tune brain with changing environment  Feb 22, 12:07 pm
Washington, Feb. 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that newborn neurons in the adult brain may help animals and humans to adapt to the changing environment.
NHRC workshop for creating conducive environment for Human Rights Defenders  Feb 19, 7:51 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): A day-long 'National Workshop on Human Rights Defenders' organized by the National Human Rights Commission concluded here today by emphasizing that the governments need to evolve an environment in their functioning to attach importance to the work of Human Rights Defenders.
Realising India's 100 GW solar target  Feb 15, 9:47 am
New Delhi, Feb. 15 (ANI): On the eve of RE-Invest, the largest investor summit for renewable energy in India organised by the Indian government, research from the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW) says that for India to reach the ambitious target of 100 GW of solar capacity by 2022, the required compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of
India's new renewable energy goals promise up to one million new jobs  Feb 14, 9:28 am
New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): New analysis released on Saturday, in the run up to India's first Renewable Energy Global Investors Meet and Expo (RE-Invest) beginning tomorrow in New Delhi, shows that achieving Prime Minister Modi's recently announced 100 gigawatt (GW) solar energy goal by 2022 could create as many as one million jobs, while greatly improving energy access for Indian citizens and fighting climate change.
Hope that Kejriwal will concentrate on issues of Delhi: Javadekar  Feb 10, 1:04 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday congratulated Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on his expected landslide electoral win in the Delhi assembly polls, and hoped that he would now concentrate on the issues bedevilling the national capital.
PM to envoys: Use current global environment to position India in leading role(Update/PM/Heads of Missions)  Feb 7, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the present global environment represents a rare opportunity, when the world is keen to embrace India, and India is moving forward with confidence.
India must develop fast to meet the aspirations of people: PM Modi  Feb 6, 5:31 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who today interacted with eminent economists at NITI Aayog, said India must develop fast, taking advantage of current global environment, to meet the aspirations of the people.
Experts hammer out agendas at Delhi summit for Paris climate talks  Feb 5, 10:39 am
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Environmentalists and policy makers meet at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit to set the agendas for the 2015 climate change summit in Paris as India plays an influential role in U.N climate talks, often acting as the voice of the world's developing countries.
Jayant Sinha calls for innovative ideas to tackle environmental problems  Feb 5, 8:58 am
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha called for sustainable development, stressing on the need to adopt innovative ideas to solve environmental problems.
Brit environmentalist dubbed 'human polar bear' set to break Antarctic swimming record  Feb 4, 5:59 pm
Melbourne, Jan 04 (ANI): A British environmentalist dubbed "the human polar bear" is preparing to swim in Antarctic waters wearing nothing but a speedo.
Most Chinese cities failed to meet basic air quality standards in 2014  Feb 4, 2:53 pm
London, Feb 04 (ANI): Only eight out of 74 biggest Chinese cities have met the government's basic air quality standards in 2014, the environment ministry said.
IMF is supporting economic growth in Nepal  Feb 4, 1:43 pm
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is creating conducive economic policy making environment for economic growth in Nepal.
Even your conscious thoughts are not your own  Feb 4, 11:07 am
Washington, Feb. 4 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that people's conscious thoughts are susceptible to external influence, even against their will.
Japanese firms focus on cutting edge technology, safe environment  Feb 3, 6:49 pm
Tokyo, Feb. 3 (ANI): In digital cameras, various precision components are used and assembled with high accuracy. The most important of all, the optical lens, exist as the central component.
India can conserve 1,00,000 MW solar energy by 2020: Javadekar  Feb 3, 3:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday stated that India can conserve one lakh megawatts of energy via solar power by the year 2020, adding that energy efficiency is a pressing concern for the nation.
India playing leadership role in fight against climate change: Javadekar  Feb 3, 1:22 pm
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar today said that India was already demonstrating leadership in the fight against climate change.
People working in poor psychosocial environment at greater heart problem risk  Feb 2, 3:32 pm
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that employees experience highly demanding requirements if they are in a poor psychosocially work environment and therefore, they are likelier to suffer from heart problems.