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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.
Feb 03, 2019
Air quality in Delhi falls to 'very poor', foggy conditions continue; Greenpeace bats for 30% air pollution reduction in India by 2024According to SAFAR, the overall air pollution level in Delhi was hovering around 'very poor' category with overall Air Quality Index (AQI) docking at 322 till 9.00 am in the morning.
Nov 02, 2018
India hosts 3 of the 50 most polluting sources of nitrogen oxides globally: ReportThe highest NO2 emissions levels were emitted from the Mpumalanga province in South Africa.
Oct 18, 2018
Alliance of 400 bodies asks Centre to refrain from using 'coercive methods' to silence NGOsAn alliance of 400 organisations working to promote sustainable agriculture on Thursday said it stood in solidarity with Greenpeace India.
Oct 08, 2018
UN's IPCC report predicts massive heatwaves, loss to lives from rising temperaturesThe report projects significant dip in GDP growth of Africa, southeast Asia, India, Brazil & Mexico.
Aug 16, 2018
India bans 18 pesticides after reviewing 66 out of 104 used in country, leaves out monocrotophos, glyphosateWhile there are 104 pesticides that are used in India but are banned in other countries, the Central government’s is reviewing only 66 pesticides of them.
Jul 29, 2018
Delhi air quality improved due to meteorological factors, not by addressing 'source of pollution', says GreenpeaceGreenpeace India said instead of being euphoric about few improved air quality in Delhi, the Environment Ministry along with Central Pollution Control Board should prioritise to immediately enforce the National Clean Air Programme by setting up time-bound emission targets
Apr 12, 2018
Hyderabad can generate 1,730 MW of rooftop solar power becoming a leader in this category: StudyAs of December 2017, only six out of 29 states and seven Union Territories are complying with the Central government's Renewable Energy Purchase Obligation (RPO) targets.
Mar 25, 2018
Yagya in Meerut against polluted air: Pollution control boards need empowering, selective disdain won't clean up environmentThe yagna in Meerut against air pollution has evoked strong reactions. However, for a lasting solution, a structural framework and implementation of laws is needed.
Dec 11, 2017
Narendra Modi accuses Pakistan of interfering in Gujarat polls: Congress was pioneer of 'foreign hand' theoryThe unfounded allegations of a "foreign hand" meddling in India's internal affairs have been as old as the Indian State itself.