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Vitamin B12 helps in detoxifying major pollutants Oct 20, 1:27 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A major breakthrough study has revealed how certain organisms used vitamin B12 to lower the toxicity of pollutants in the environment and this knowledge could be more effective methods for detoxifying dangerous pollutants like PCBs and dioxins.
Heavily polluted India launches national air quality index Oct 18, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct.18 (ANI): India has launched a new air quality index to help citizens understand complex pollution data and its implications for their health, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has said.
LG appeals to people of Delhi to make minimal use of noisy, polluting crackers on Diwali Oct 17, 4:56 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 17 (ANI): Lieutenant Governor (LG) Najeeb Jung today appealed to the people of Delhi to make minimal use of such fire crackers on Diwali which make lot of noise and also pollute the environment.
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the brain uses geometrical relationships from spatial environment to track the movements one made to move from one place to another.
CII welcomes labour ministry's "Shram Suvidha Portal", says it will ease burden of compliances Oct 16, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) today welcomed Labour Ministry's initiatives to create conducive environment for industrial development through transparent, simplified compliance mechanism
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): The Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) compliments the government for initiating labour law reforms 'Shramev Jayate' as it will create conducive environment for growth of trade and industry as well bring transparency in social security benefits helping workers.
Manesar (Haryana), Oct.16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Thursday that it was true that certain forces were trying to destabilise peace and tranquility in the country by building an unpleasant environment to craft obstacles in India's development.
PM Modi unveils host of schemes to initiate labour reforms Oct 16, 12:35 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the 'Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate' scheme among others, aimed at creating a conducive environment for industrial development and doing business with ease.
MESSENGER spacecraft spots recent ice deposits on Mercury Oct 16, 12:21 pm
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): NASA's Mercury Surface, Space Environment, Geochemistry, and Ranging (MESSENGER) spacecraft has provided the first optical images of ice and other frozen volatile materials within permanently shadowed craters near Mercury's North Pole.
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): In wake of the escalating cross-border attacks by Pakistan, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said it is very unfortunate that Islamabad is not willing to create an environment suitable for dialogue.
Ambala Cantt (Haryana), Oct. 5 (ANI): Launching a frontal attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday alleged that the ruling party mislead the people by creating an environment during the Lok
Surfactants pose minimal risk to environment Oct 5, 12:26 pm
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the most common soaps, shampoos and detergents do not harm the environment.
One Haider is not enough Oct 5, 10:46 am
New Delhi, Oct. 5 (ANI): I no longer don the uniform. But I did once, in the year the recently released movie Haider is set. And in the same place, the Kashmir Valley. I may have been young then, and Haider may be a work of fiction, but I did come across many characters Vishal Bhardwaj and Basharat Peer have crafted for the movie. More significantly, I was a part of the environment the movie is set in, and may have even shaped it in my own little way.
Delhi Metro to undertake 'Clean and Green Delhi' drive Sep 30, 6:38 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 30 (ANI): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), as part of 'Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan' will be undertaking a special 'Clean and Green Delhi' drive from October 2 onwards to work towards cleanliness and a better environment of all its installations and nearby surroundings.
Goa to get hi-tech highway to make roads safer Sep 30, 4:28 pm
Panaji, Sept. 30 (ANI): Goa will soon have a hi-tech four lane highway with two extra lanes of three metres each for two wheelers exclusively, in a bid to strengthen safety and make the roads environment friendly.
London, Sep 21 (ANI): ESA's Clean Space initiative, tasked with reducing the space industry's environmental impact on Earth and space, are planning to investigate new environmental-friendly methods like "lemon juice" for corrosion resistance and high strength stainless steel in order to make it an essential material for satellite and rocket designers.
Fujifilm launches environmental friendly printer's ink Sep 19, 6:32 am
New Delhi, Sept. 19 (ANI): Japanese company Fujifilm on Thursday launched a special ultraviolet (UV) ink, which is said to be healthy for the human body as compared to the regular solvent ink. The firm also launched a printer made especially for the ink.
Clownfish can swim 400km to find new home Sep 18, 3:07 pm
Washington, Sept 18 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have found that clownfish larvae can swim up to 400 kilometres in search of a new home, which helps them deal with the environmental changes better.
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) chairman U K Sinha on Wednesday stressed on the need to first create awareness and build the environment that is experienced with integrated reporting.
Noida, Sept. 16 (ANI): Amity University in association with National Environment Science Academy (NESA) observed "International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer" here at Amity Campus.
New Delhi, Sep. 16 (ANI): Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar today said that the concept of sustainability was an integral part of Indian ethos which ensured balanced approach to issues pertaining to conservation, access and growth.
Prakash Javadekar visits Kaziranga Sep 13, 4:59 pm
Nagaon, (Assam), Sep. 13 (ANI): Union Minister for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar visited the Kaziranga National Park recently.
Formula 1 cars given electric makeovers for environmentally friendly racing in polluted cities Sep 13, 3:33 pm
London, Sep 13 (ANI): In a bid to start environmentally friendly racing, Formula One cars have been given electric makeovers and will be handed over to 20 drivers to race around ten city circuits around the world' most polluted cities.
Now, 'soft robots' that can walk through flames Sep 12, 10:15 am
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Scientists have developed the first untethered soft robot that can tread over a variety of adverse environmental conditions including snow, puddles of water, flames.
Colombo, Sept.11 (ANI): President Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that Sri Lanka won't tolerate Indian fishermen using destructive methods to deplete the island-nation's fishery resources and destroying its environment.
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