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Jul 26, 2017
Humanity will have used up its allowance of earth's resources for all of 2017 by next week: ReportHumanity will have used up its allowance of planetary resources such as water, soil, and clean air for all of 2017 by next week.
Jul 20, 2017
World's plastic waste can bury Manhattan over three kilometres deep, says studyIndustry has made more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic since 1950 and there's enough left over to bury Manhattan under more than three kilometres of trash.
Jul 16, 2017
Delhi court raises concern on AAP govt's failure to check vehicle pollutionthe Delhi High Court has said while cautioning the Centre and the AAP government against issuance of pollution under control (PUC) certificates to polluting vehicles in the city.
Jul 15, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal lauds e-rickshaw drivers, says Delhi needs battery-operated vehicles to reduce pollutionChief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Saturday said the Delhi government wants to run battery-operated buses and cars to bring down pollution level in the national capital
Jul 15, 2017
Sand artist Sudharsan Pattnaik resumes agitation after hospitalisation demanding a clean Puri beachAfter he was discharged from hospital, sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik resumed agitation on the Puri beach demanding immediate steps to make it pollution free.
Jul 14, 2017
Pollution in Ganga: National Green Tribunal bans construction activity within 100 metres of river edgeThe National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday said that it is the solemn duty of the government and citizens to keep the Ganga clean and said that despite the government spending over Rs 7,000 crore in two years to clean the Ganga, it still remains a "serious environmental issue".
Jul 13, 2017
NGT bans dumping of waste within 500 metres from edge of Ganga: 'UP is duty-bound to shift tanneries'The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday declared 100 metres from the edge of River Ganga as a ‘No-Development Zone’ in the stretch between Haridwar in Uttarakhand and Unnao in Uttar Pradesh.
Jul 08, 2017
Hate your commute? Combining 'green' and 'cheap' in public transport can get you a great rideClimatically speaking, globally, transport is the second largest sectoral contributor to human-caused greenhouse gas emissions
Jul 02, 2017
ICSE Class 6 science textbook equates azaan with noise pollution; publisher tenders apologyIn a shocking development, a Standard VI ICSE textbook blamed the Azaan for noise pollution
Jul 01, 2017
Puducherry water supply project: France to provide € 65 mn credit for programmeThe project is in line with the Smart Cities Mission launched in 2015 by the Government of India and is part of the Smart Cities Proposal of Puducherry