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Aug 14, 2017
70 years of Independence: India's life expectancy, literacy indicators look up, while IMR, income inequality are worriesIn the 70 years since independence, India has made most progress in improving life expectancy, literacy, but has been slower in improving the level of income, and reducing infant mortality rates when compared to five other nations.
Aug 13, 2017
Seventy years after Independence, adivasis in the Nilgiris say they still haven't got their dueThe Nilgiris are home to seven primitive tribal groups — all of them with current populations not exceeding a few thousands
Aug 04, 2017
Indian Railways to take clean energy initiatives to reduce emission intensity by 32% by 2030: CentreThe Indian Railways will reduce its emission intensity to the extent of 32 percent by 2030 by taking a series of energy efficient initiatives.
Aug 02, 2017
Watch: Forest Green Rovers, the world's first vegan football clubEnglish club Forest Green Rovers is a completely vegan football club. Its players stick to a strictly vegan diet, while only vegan food products are sold to the fans
Jul 30, 2017
Centre sees environment as a burden not a societal obligation, says Jairam RameshJairam Ramesh, 63, has been a member of the Rajya Sabha since 2004 and held several portfolios, including rural development and drinking water and sanitation, during the second term of the UPA regime from 2009-14. But he is best-known, and still remembered, for his stint as environment minister.
Jul 19, 2017
Environment ministry says cigarette butts are 'biodegradable', gets slammed by NGTThe National Green Tribunal on Wednesday slammed the (MoEF) for terming cigarette butts as 'biodegradable' and directed it to clarify its stand on the issue.
Jul 13, 2017
Assam floods: Situation remains critical, death toll increases to 49; over 17 lakh people affectedThe flood situation in Assam continued to deteriorate with five more persons losing their lives today as while over 17 lakh people remained affected across 26 districts in the state.
Jul 13, 2017
Cop injured in blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon districtThe incident took place in Kilam-Kudur forest under the Mardapal police station limits, 200 kilometres away from Chhattisgarh's capital Raipur.
Jul 04, 2017
John Terry joins Championship club Aston Villa to avoid 'facing Chelsea', forgets potential Cup face-offsAt the age of 36, and having won five Premier League titles, former Chelsea captain John Terry has embarked on a final challenge by signing a one-year contract with Championship side Aston Villa.
Jul 03, 2017
NGT refuses to stay Haryana govt's order giving nod to tree felling in eco-sensitive Aravalli hillsNGT has refused to stay the Haryana government's sanction order to chop trees for construction of a real estate project in the eco-sensitive Aravalli hills