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May 28, 2017
Govt classifies microbeads as "unsafe" for cosmetics, mulls banning products using 'major water pollutant'Microbeads escape the filtration and treatment processes for waste water and end up in rivers, which ultimately lead to ocean where they contribute to the huge chunk of "plastic soup" in the environment
May 27, 2017
H-1B visas: Bill seeking exemption for foreign-born PhD students re-introduced in CongressA bill has been re-introduced in the House of Representatives that seeks exemption for foreign-born persons with an American PhD from the limits on the number of employment-based green cards and H-1B visas awarded
May 26, 2017
NGT directs Delhi government to file detailed action plan on municipal solid wasteThe NGT has directed the Delhi government to file a detailed action plan to show how municipal solid waste would be processed and disposed of in the city.
May 24, 2017
NGT ruling on Bellandur Lake: Bengaluru authorities asked to ensure closure of 76 polluting industriesThe National Green Tribunal has directed authorities to ensure closure of 76 polluting industries around Bengaluru's Bellandur lake.
May 23, 2017
OPEC output cuts, more expensive oil push India to consider US, Canadian suppliersIndia now imports 86 percent of its oil needs from OPEC states to meet its 4.6 million barrels per day (bpd) refining capacity.
May 21, 2017
Uma Bharti: Will clean Ganga by October 2018 but ensuring ecological flow will take yearsUnion Water Resources minister Uma Bharti said Ganga river will be clean by October 2018 but ensuring the river's ecological flow can take several more years.
May 21, 2017
Delhi HC dismayed at depleting green cover, says capital will turn into a desert at this rateThe national capital can turn into a desert if the green cover and forest land fall prey to illegal construction and encroachment, the Delhi High Court has observed
May 20, 2017
IPL, international cricket matches in Uttar Pradesh to come under purview of entertainment taxInternational cricket matches and matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will now come under the ambit of entertainment tax in Uttar Pradesh.
May 19, 2017
Anil Madhav Dave dies at 60: All-round environmentalist who worked for Narmada's conservation throughout his lifeThe Narmada river, considered the lifeline of Madhya Pradesh, was the chief focus of Dave, union minister of state for environment, who passed away in New Delhi on Thursday at the age of 60
May 17, 2017
Green Park stadium's self-proclaimed curator Shiv Kumar was originally assigned job of tubewell operatorThe Uttar Pradesh government's Sports Director RP Singh on Wednesday clarified that Shiv Kumar, who till recently carried out responsibilities of a curator, was assigned electrician cum tubewell operator's job.