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Aug 30, 2018
Tribals' involvement crucial in tackling emissions from deforestation: Environment minister Harsh VardhanVardhan's National REDD + Strategy seeks to address drivers of deforestation and forest degradation and also developing a roadmap for enhancement of forest carbon stocks and achieving sustainable management of forests.
Aug 16, 2018
Atal Bihari Vajpayee health: Former prime minister's lungs not in good condition, pneumonia on both sides, say sourcesThe condition of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee remains critical and he continues to be on advanced life-support system, sources said.
Aug 07, 2018
'Saplings cannot replace trees': Delhi’s citizens struggle to save the city's lungsLed by environmental activists, Delhi's residents hugged trees that were to be felled by the govt.
Jul 18, 2018
Govt taking steps to improve IMD's prediction accuracy, expert group to study thunderstorms says Harsh VardhanVardhan noted that the absolute error of the IMD's monsoon forecast for seasonal rainfall has shown a significant decrease after the implementation of the new statistical ensemble forecasting system in 2007 compared to previous years.
Jul 17, 2018
Centre to act on 'war footing' to preserve Taj Mahal and Yamuna river against pollution, measures include green fuels, ethanol industriesAfter being rapped by the Supreme Court over the condition of the Taj Mahal, the government on Monday said that it will take action on "war footing" to deal with air and water pollution in and around the world-famous 17th-century Mughal monument.
Jun 27, 2018
AAP accuses environment minister Harsh Vardhan of 'misguiding' people over mass cutting of trees in DelhiAsserting that the documents accessed through ministry's website showed that the environmental impact assessment for the project was merely theoretical, the AAP leader said, "It is theory only and no assessment. It pays no attention to groundwater level and pollution level in areas covered under the project."
Jun 26, 2018
Delhi environment minister writes to Harsh Vardhan over felling of trees for NBCC projects, alleges 'serious violations'Delhi environment minister Imran Hussain on Tuesday wrote a letter to Union environment minister Dr Harsh Vardhan over the issue of felling of trees.
Jun 25, 2018
Delhi HC halts felling of trees for redevelopment plan till 4 July after protests: All you need to knowThe Delhi High Court on Monday directed construction company NBCC to not cut any more trees in Delhi till 2 July amid protests.
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
Jun 05, 2018
On 2018 World Environment Day, India plays host for celebrations to shun plastic: Narendra Modi to chair event in New DelhiPrime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to chair a plenary session in New Delhi which will culminate the five-day celebrations for World Environment Day.