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Feb 14, 2019
India aspires to be a 'climate leader', but govt is eroding environmental protectionsOn the international stage, India positions itself as a climate leader, setting ambitious targets for renewable energy. Closer home, however, the cracks in this image become apparent.
Jan 03, 2019
Delhi pollution: As temperature drops further in Capital, thick smog blankets city; govt measures fail to curb dip in air qualityThe air quality index of the state-run Central Pollution Control Board showing the concentration of poisonous particulate matter known as PM 2.5 stood at 440, up from 430 on Wednesday, and about 12 times the US government recommended level of 35.
Nov 02, 2018
After cancelling FCRA licences of over 18,000 NGOs in 6 years, Centre asks states to track funding, 'anti-national' activities of NGOsThe Central government has asked states and Union territories to "monitor" and take "urgent action" against NGOs that are "involved in anti-national activities"
Oct 26, 2018
Amnesty India says its structure compliant with Indian laws, alleges govt instilling fear by conducting such raidsAmnesty India had tweeted that the 10-hour raid conducted at its office ended midnight and the staff had fully cooperated with officials.
Sep 24, 2018
A win for environment and media: Mumbai court acquits journalists as UPL loses 22-year-old caseThe metropolitan magistrate KG Paldewar concluded on 4 August, that the article was published after “due care and attention”, without malice, in good faith for the public good.
Sep 10, 2018
Developing countries accuse US, allies of stalling progress on Paris Accord as emergency UN climate talks wrap upExperts from around the world wrapped up discussions in Bangkok geared towards creating a comprehensive rulebook for countries to implement the landmark Paris Accord on climate change. But talks foundered over the key issue of how efforts to limit climate change are funded and how contributions are reported.
Sep 03, 2018
Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks amid fears around rising water levelsBangkok is now sinking one to two centimetres every year amid risk of massive flooding.
Sep 02, 2018
Bangkok prepares to hold climate change talks as it struggles to stay afloat amid rising sea levelsAs Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks, the sprawling city of more than 10 million is itself under siege from the environment, with dire forecasts warning it could be partially submerged in just over a decade.
Jun 23, 2018
India fast-tracks clearance of industrial projects; activists worry speed may compromise quality of evaluationEnvironmental group Greenpeace says that construction sector, coal-fired power plant of India are contributors to rising levels of particulate matter in air.
Jun 11, 2018
Hold big corporations accountable for plastic waste they produce, Greenpeace tells govtDays after the government pledged to eliminate single-use plastic from the country by 2022, Greenpeace said there should be stricter implementation of laws