Union Minister meets IAS body, stresses work-friendly environment

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh on Friday met members of the IAS Association over the alleged assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by AAP MLAs and assured the

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Clean Air Campaign shows qualitative impact on air quality in Delhi: Environment Ministry

New Delhi | Monday, Feb 19 2018 IST

Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on Monday said the joint Clean Air Campaign launched by it on February 10 shows a qualitative impact on Air Quality in Delhi. Seventy teams c

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Environment norms flouted over 4,000 times in a week in Delhi

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

The joint clean air campaign of the Union Environment Ministry and the Delhi government has seen 4,347 violations, and 1,892 instances of slapping of penalties, leading to collection of Rs 54 crore ov

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Nuvoco and JU launch a 3-Semester Diploma in Industrial Safety and Environmental Management

Kolkata | Monday, Feb 19 2018 IST

Nuvoco Vistas Corp. Ltd. (formerly Lafarge India Ltd.), a leading building material company and the School of Environmental Studies, Jadavpur University (JU) have collaborated to introduce a 3 Semeste

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India to host World Environment Day

New Delhi |Monday, 2018 5:45:04 PM IST

India will host the World Environment Day 2018, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan and United Nations Environment Program chief Erik Solheim said on Monday.

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Walk for Health: 10000 participate for healthy life and environment

New Delhi | Sunday, Feb 18 2018 IST

More than 10,000 people on Sunday participated in 'Walk for Health' event which aimed to keep people fit and healthy and also endeavored to educate people about the benefits of walking. The sixth ed

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Himalayan littering leading to brown-bear habit changes (Environmental Feature)

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2018 12:45:04 PM IST

Large-scale littering in the Himalayas by trekkers and campers have led to Himalayan brown bears -- a critically endangered species close to extinction -- being drawn to human detritus and losing thei

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UN action set to revive Kenyan lake around which flowers bloom (Environment Feature)

Naivasha (Kenya) |Monday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

The Naivasha wetlands, nestled amidst the volcanic mountains of Kenya's Great Rift Valley, are dying a slow death. Concerned at the impending ecological crisis, United Nations Environment stepped in t

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Kutch in the monsoon: A must-visit destination (Environmental Feature) (With Images)

Bhuj |Friday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

White, fluffy clouds hanging low over green hills, little pools of still water teeming with migratory birds and an omnipresent cool breeze -- the semi-arid region of Kutch in Gujarat transforms into a

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