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2 persistent environmental pollutants may still have adverse effects on infant growth  Mar 29, 12:05 pm
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed exposure to two persistent environmental pollutants may affect infant growth.
Visakhapatnam zoo brings in coolers, air conditioners for animals to beat summer heat  Mar 28, 7:54 am
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Mar. 28 (ANI): With the onset of blistering summers, zoo authorities in Visakhapatnam are making special arrangements to provide the animals a comfortable environment.
Kids brought up in educated households have higher IQ levels  Mar 25, 3:36 pm
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A new study has claimed that young adults raised in educated households, develop higher cognitive ability as compared to the ones brought up in less ideal environments.
Mahan coal block not to be mined: Coal Ministry  Mar 20, 6:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The Ministry of Coal on Friday stated that, pursuant to the recommendation of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), the Mahan coal block in Madhya Pradesh will be kept off limits for mining.
Goa mines to resume iron ore   Mar 18, 9:17 am
Panaji, Mar. 18 (ANI): The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has revoked a three-year-old ban on mining in Goa, which has paved way for the resumption of iron ore extraction in the state.
Mercury is planet whose surface is still evolving  Mar 17, 1:06 pm
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): NASA's MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging (MESSENGER) mission, now nearing the end of its fourth and final year of orbital operations at Mercury, is well into a low-altitude campaign that is returning images and measurements of the planet's surface and interior that are unprecedented in their resolution.
PM Modi a 'man with a mission': Javadekar  Mar 15, 7:00 pm
Hyderabad, Mar.15 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Sunday termed Prime Minister Modi as a 'man with a mission', adding that he wants to change the 'face' of the country.
Humans adapted to rainforest environment sooner than previously believed  Mar 13, 10:02 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): A new research has found that humans diet 20,000 years ago was largely sourced from rainforest, suggesting that they had adapted to the environment much sooner than thought.
World has started looking at India in a new light: PM Modi  Mar 12, 6:32 pm
Port Louis, Mar. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the world has begun to look at India in a new light, stressing on the importance of environmental conservation.
PM Modi calls for greater collaboration in trade, tourism and investment(Update)  Mar 12, 4:43 pm
Port Louis, Mar. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister on Thursday called for a greater collaboration in trade, tourism and investment in the Indian Ocean Region as well as protection of marine environment; and, overall development of Ocean or Blue Economy.
Manmohan Singh facing CBI charges a 'blot' for Congress: Javadekar  Mar 11, 11:57 am
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said that the coal blocks allocation scam is a
Here's how pollution can make you 'gain kilos'  Mar 8, 10:37 am
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A team of researchers has decoded the link between obesity and the presence of certain pollutants in the environment.
Maharashtra minister Ramdas Kadam celebrates Holi with specially-abled kids  Mar 6, 12:14 pm
Mumbai, Mar. 6 (ANI): Maharashtra's Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam, who celebrated Holi with mentally challenged children here on Friday, called for forgetting animosity and spreading the message of love.
Nepal says human poo on Everest threatens to spread diseases on world's highest peak  Mar 4, 11:36 am
Sydney, March 04 (ANI): The chief of Nepal's mountaineering association has said that human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest is creating a lot of environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest peak.
HTC announces virtual reality headset at MWC  Mar 2, 1:13 pm
London, March 02 (ANI): HTC has reportedly announced a virtual reality headset as part of a tie-up with Valve, a leading PC video games publisher, at Mobile World Congress (MWC).
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.