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Ganesh Visarjan: Remember environmental crisis more critical than religious sentiment

Sep 15, 2016

Ganesh Visarjan: Remember environmental crisis more critical than religious sentiment

Ganpati visarjan was started and popularised by social reformer and lawyer Bal Gangadhar Tilak in 1892 in an attempt to promote nationalism among people. It was meant to be a show of strength against the British. #Religion #Environment #InMyOpinion #Ganesh festival #Pollution #Aditya Thackeray #Ganpati #Ganpati visarjan
Asia needs $7.7 trillion to meet targets to limit climate change, says study

Sep 06, 2016

Asia needs $7.7 trillion to meet targets to limit climate change, says study

Major Asian economies, including India and China, require more than USD 7 trillion investment to meet the stated ambition to limit climate change. #Life #Environment #climate change #Investment #NewsTracker #Asia #Pollution #Shareworthy
Turtles simply cannot clean the toxic sludge that is the River Ganga

Aug 23, 2016

Turtles simply cannot clean the toxic sludge that is the River Ganga

If the Ganga river is a moving feast of corpses and plants, these creatures ought to thrive with no help from humans. #CriticalPoint #Ganga #Varanasi #Pollution #ecosystem #river pollution #Chambal #The Ganges #Kukkrail
SC's decision to lift ban on sale of diesel cars is legally fit but based on weak rationale

Aug 17, 2016

SC's decision to lift ban on sale of diesel cars is legally fit but based on weak rationale

With Supreme Court's decision to lift ban on diesel cars, proceeds of the taxation should be ploughed back into creating multi-modal public transport, with huge subsidisation. #InMyOpinion #Pollution #Public transport #Diesel cars #National Green Tribunal #taxes #ban on diesel cars #10-year-old diesel cars
Sri Sri's Art of Living event completely destroyed Yamuna floodplains: Expert committee tells NGT

Aug 17, 2016

Sri Sri's Art of Living event completely destroyed Yamuna floodplains: Expert committee tells NGT

The 'World Culture Festival' extravaganza organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living (AOL) on Yamuna has "completely destroyed" the riverbed. #India #Environment #Delhi #NewsTracker #Art of Living #Sri Sri Ravi Shankar #Yamuna #Pollution #National Green Tribunal #NGT #World Culture Festival
Is it time to rethink NGT's ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi with a more holistic approach?

Jul 22, 2016

Is it time to rethink NGT's ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi with a more holistic approach?

Clearly, there is a need to look at the issue of pollution more holistically. Just imposing a ban on all diesel vehicles above ten years of age won't help. #ConnectTheDots #Arvind Kejriwal #WHO #Delhi government #Pollution #National Green Tribunal #diesel vehicle ban #odd-even
First half of 2016 was planet's warmest half-year on record: Nasa

Jul 20, 2016

First half of 2016 was planet's warmest half-year on record: Nasa

The six-month period from January to June was the planet's warmest half-year on record, and also had the lowest Arctic sea ice extent. #World #Life #Environment #climate change #NewsTracker #Nasa #Global warming #Pollution #Arctic sea ice #Shareworthy
NGT directs Delhi RTO to de-register diesel vehicles over 10 years old

Jul 18, 2016

NGT directs Delhi RTO to de-register diesel vehicles over 10 years old

NGT directed the Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Delhi to de-register with immediate effect all diesel vehicles which are more than 10 years old. #India #Environment #Delhi #NewsTracker #traffic #Pollution #National Green Tribunal #NGT #diesel vehicles #Delhi RTO
Odd-even scheme may return to Delhi during the winter: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Jul 17, 2016

Odd-even scheme may return to Delhi during the winter: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The odd-even scheme may return during the winter, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday. #India #Environment #TheySaidIt #Arvind Kejriwal #Cars #Pollution #Delhi CM #odd-even scheme #Talk to AK