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Dec 12, 2017
DTC buses lost 17 lakh commuters in last four years; environment body says fleet may get defunct by 2025Warning that DTC may not have any working buses left in 2025 if no new vehicles are added to its fleet, a CSE report said that it has lost about 17 lakh daily passengers
Dec 07, 2017
Amazon Web Services can now deliver public cloud services to Indian government organisations and state-run banksGovernment organisations and state-run banks can now use Amazon Web service and use its pay-as-you-go Cloud services.
Dec 03, 2017
In bid to curb emissions, Central government proposes to set 30 June, 2020 deadline for BS-IV vehiclesIn a bid to curb emissions from the vehicles based on outdated technology, the Central government has proposed to set the registration deadline for BS-IV standard vehicles.
Nov 17, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Centre directs NTPC to mix crop residue with coal to reduce smog in NCRIndia directed its largest utility NTPC Limited to blend crop residue with coal at its power plants, in a bid to reduce stubble burning on agricultural lands which is clouding New Delhi with smog.
Nov 15, 2017
Emergency plan needed to combat pollution in India: Centre for Science and EnvironmentA green body on Tuesday called for the implementation of an emergency plan to address air pollution.
Nov 11, 2017
Delhi pollution: Anger rises as toxic air chokes city; public demands comprehensive planAs thick smog crept over India's capital this week and smudged landmarks from view, Nikunj Pandey could feel his eyes and throat burning.
Oct 18, 2017
Centre for Science and Environment demands ban on toxic pesticides following death of Yavatmal farmersThe death of farmers in Maharashtra allegedly due to pesticide poisoning highlights gross negligence, CSE said and demanded a ban on the use of toxic pesticides
Jun 05, 2017
Paris Agreement: As United States withdraws from global stage, India must step up and leadWhile announcing the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, president Donald Trump said India wanted 'billions and billions and billions' of dollars in foreign aid in order to stay in the accord. But that is an alternative fact.
Jun 02, 2017
India committed to climate change, irrespective of stand taken by any other country: Harsh VardhanIndia is committed to climate change, irrespective of the stand taken by any other country, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said, hours after the United States announced its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.
Dec 17, 2016
This winter, severe anti-cyclone situation might escalate Delhi pollution, says CSE executive directorTo decode the plan and understand its efficacy, Debobrat Ghose of Firstpost speaks to Anumita Roychowdhury, executive director (Research and Advocacy) and head, air pollution and clean transportation programme at Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), one of the stakeholders in the planning process.