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Jun 24, 2015
Adani halts work on Australia's Carmichael coal mine; is the co scrapping the project?Adani's ambitions in Australia have been uncertain following a surprise election result in Australia's coal-rich Queensland state
May 09, 2014
India rejects WHO data, says Delhi's air is not dirtiest in the worldIndia's air monitoring centre Thursday dismissed data released by the World Health Organisation that showed New Delhi's air as the dirtiest worldwide.
Jan 16, 2014
Cos without green nod to lose coal block; govt sends notices to 61 firmsTata Steel, ArcelorMittal, Hindalco, Jindal Steel and Power, JSW Steel, Essar Power, Adani Power, Tata Power, GVK Power and Infrastructure, Ultratech Cement, Reliance Energy, Sterlite Energy and JP Associates are some of the allocatees who feature in the list of 61.
Dec 10, 2012
Sesa Goa falls 2% after SC recommends scrapping Goa mining leasesShares in Sesa Goa fell 2 percent after a panel appointed by India's top court recommended scrapping 42 iron ore mining leases in Goa
Nov 28, 2012
'Delhi, Mumbai among most prone to environmental risks'Indian cities, New Delhi and Mumbai, are among the places that are most prone to multiple environmental risks, says a report.
Jun 22, 2012
Rio Summit: PM hits out at industralised nations over carbon emmissionsManmohan Singh also made a strong plea for finding new pathways for sustainable living since the current consumption patterns in the industrialised world are unsustainable.
Jun 20, 2012
Rio summit: India to oppose EU's Green Economy normsDeveloping countries feel it is extremely difficult for them to develop a green economy and that the international community should provide favourable terms for them to address major environmental concerns.
Jun 12, 2012
Coal pollution causes 70,000 deaths a year in India: IMF chiefIMF chief Christine Lagarde said pollution from coal generation plants causes about 70,000 premature deaths every year in India.
Jan 20, 2012
ASCI objection forces Mahyco-Monsanto to modify Bt cotton adObjections raised by the Advertising Standards Council of India have forced Mahyco Monsanto Biotech (MMB) to modify an advertisement that claimed Bt cotton has led to a significant increase in farmers' income.
Nov 01, 2011
Beware the winter smog, especially if you are a parentThere's that post-Diwali nip in the air. Winter's coming. And that means more smog. Annoying as it is, it can be even worse for your children. It's not just about asthma, it can actually cause learning problems.