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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.
Sep 17, 2017
Sardar Sarovar Dam signals 'ruin' of 10,000 hapless farmers, says GreenpeaceGreenpeace India on Sunday condemned the inauguration of Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river, saying it signals "ruin" and not development of 10,000 hapless and poor farmers.
Dec 30, 2016
FCRA licences of 20,000 NGOs cancelled: Act being used as weapon to silence organisationsThe National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has cancelled Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) licences of about ever since it came to power in May 2014.