Keyword Results for   'environment'  
CII says budget is an opportunity to create enabling investor-friendly environment  Dec 11, 11:52 am
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has told Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das and his team of senior officers from the Ministry of Finance that only implementation of steps announced by the government can create an enabling and investor-friendly environment for doing business.
Govt. policies aimed at ensuring rapid development: Javadekar  Dec 10, 3:48 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said the Narendra Modi-led government in New Delhi is pursuing action-oriented policies to ensure rapid development to the people while purposefully addressing climate change.
India committed to global fight against climate change: Javadekar  Dec 10, 3:48 pm
Lima (Portugal), Dec. 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said India is committed to play its part in the global fight against climate change.
Japan takes step forward to protect environment  Dec 9, 4:24 pm
Niigata /Yokohama, Dec. 9 (ANI): Niigata Plain in Japan was affected by regular floods restricting farmers to harvest only once in three years. Having ill-drained land below sea level, it was in need of drainage facilities.
BASIC ministerial meeting on climate change norms held at Lima   Dec 9, 3:39 pm
Lima (Portugal), Dec.9 (ANI): Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar has reportedly held discussions with his Brazil, South Africa, and China (BASIC) counterparts on climate change norms to be adopted.
'Male child should be sensitised about female rights': Javadekar  Dec 6, 2:59 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said gender sensitisation of the male child at home and school is as important as empowerment of the female child.
Mobile Science Laboratory proves to be a boon for students in rural Assam  Dec 5, 3:48 pm
Guwahati, Dec. 5 (ANI): Mobile Science Laboratories (MSL) in Assam is an initiative of Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) in collaboration with UNICEF and the Assam State Technology and Environment Society.
Javadekar criticises opposition for disrupting Parliament   Dec 4, 7:09 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Thursday criticised the opposition for disrupting proceedings in the Parliament, terming it a 'wastage of public money'.
Bhopal Gas tragedy: Need to balance environment and development, says MP CM  Dec 3, 1:51 pm
Bhopal, Dec. 3 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal Gas Tragedy, called for establishing a balance between the environment and development to avoid another such tragedy.
Now, rewritable paper that can help the environment  Dec 3, 9:58 am
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): Chemists have finally developed a rewritable paper that can be erased and written on more than 20 times with no significant loss in contrast or resolution, which can help the environment.
Astronauts can now enjoy their 'espresso coffees' in space  Dec 1, 1:27 pm
Washington, Dec. 01 (ANI): A newly designed cup, which can defy the low-gravity environments encountered aboard the International Space Station (ISS), will allow astronauts to enjoy espresso coffee in space.
Bhopal gas tragedy victims demand assessment of toxicity  Dec 1, 10:52 am
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Dec. 1 (ANI): Bhopal gas leak victims, demanded immediate scientific assessment of environmental pollution caused by the tragedy three decades back on Sunday.
Critically evaluate India's successes and failures: President to social scientists  Nov 29, 8:41 pm
Varanasi, Nov. 29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday asked the social scientists to identify how growth can be achieved without destruction of environment, as he sought their interference in critically evaluating nations successes and failures.
India, China joint military exercise begins in Pune  Nov 18, 8:55 am
Pune, Nov. 18 (ANI): The fourth India-China joint training exercise Hand-in-Hand 2014, which aims to acquaint both armies with each other's operating procedures in the backdrop of counter terrorism environment, began here yesterday.
India-China joint military exercise begins with aim of acquainting armies in counter-terrorism   Nov 17, 9:12 pm
Pune, Nov. 17 (ANI): The fourth India-China joint training exercise 'Hand-in- Hand' was launched on Monday at the Aundh Military Cantonment here, with the aim to acquaint both the Armies with each other's operating procedures in the backdrop of counter terrorism environment.
Railways likely to have separate environment division  Nov 16, 2:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): The Railways Ministry is reportedly planning to create a new environment management directorate to promote environment-friendly activities.
Scientists have important role in 'Make in India': Harsh Vardhan  Nov 15, 8:20 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Nov. 15 (ANI): Union Science and Technology Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said that Indian scientists and technocrats have an important role to play in the 'Make in India' initiative, but the importance of scientific advancement will not come at the cost of harming the environment.
How to live longer while saving the planet revealed   Nov 13, 1:13 pm
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have shown that one could significantly reduce the environmental costs of agriculture and live longer if they made healthier food choices.
Look forward to a supportive global environment: PM Modi  Nov 10, 7:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will commence his visit to Myanmar, Australia and Fiji on November 11, on Monday said that he is looking forward to seeking a global environment that supports India's aspirations for economic development and a peaceful world.
Here's where we get our ideas from  Nov 5, 3:02 pm
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Scientists have theorized that creative ideas should more often accumulated from many small insights, stretching the boundaries just a bit at a time and the data collected has proven ideas nearer the better.
VVS backs Sachin, says Chappell created negative team environment  Nov 4, 7:40 pm
Hyderabad, Nov. 4 (ANI): Former Indian batsman VVS Laxman on Tuesday agreed with team-mate Sachin Tendulkar's assessment of then-India coach Greg Chappell's as a 'ringmaster', adding that the Australian created a negative team environment.
Japanese firms using zero emission plan to protect environment  Nov 4, 6:20 pm
Tokyo, Nov. 4 (ANI): Strict management and warm hospitality are distinctive characteristics of Japan.
Harbhajan Singh backs Tendulkar, says Chappell divided team(Sports/Cricket)  Nov 4, 4:57 pm
Jalandhar, Nov. 4 (ANI): Out of favour off-spinner Harbhajan Singh said Tuesday that Sachin Tendulkar was absolutely right in saying that former Indian cricket team coach Greg Chappell managed and ran the side like a ringmaster between 2005 and 2007, and confirmed that the latter followed a policy of divide and rule.
Blending 'movements with computer' to enhance computational skills in girls  Nov 4, 4:45 pm
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Researchers are developing new software called Virtual Environment Interactions (VEnvl), sync's the body movements' of girls with the computer, making their computational thinking skills better.
Govt. to establish centre for Zoo Sciences soon, says Javadekar  Nov 3, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 3 (ANI): Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has said that the government would be establishing a centre of Zoo Sciences in the national capital in due course for which the modalities were being worked out.