International wildlife forensics e-conference ends, draws attention to wildlife crime, biotech solutions
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar explained India's need for wildlife forensics in conservation efforts for big cats to marine life.
The ‘NatWest Group Earth Heroes’, by way of hundreds of committed individuals, leaders and institutions from all corners of the country, are the bulwark of this powerful network for positive intent and action.
The course will be compulsory for second-year students and will be jointly conducted by eight departments to address the technological, economic, ecological, and social aspects of the SDGs.
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The three pillars of the work of the 'Technology Group' will include support on policy, procurement and R&D proposals.
The ruling is not legal as yet but it can be cited by people whose right to life is endangered by the climate crisis.
'Aarey not a forest’: Prakash Javadekar cites Bombay HC order to defend MMRCL’s move to fell trees for Mumbai Metro car shed
Prakash Javadekar on Saturday cited a Bombay High Court order to defend the Mumbai Metro Corporation's move to fell trees in Aarey Colony.
With India on defensive over J&K lockdown, Pakistan seeks to 'internationalise' issue as it pushes terrorists across border
With its economy teetering on the verge of collapse, imposing the cost of conventional military aggression and the resulting retaliation on taxpayers is out of the question for Islamabad
Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan reaches US in 'special aircraft' of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman
Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan reached the US on Saturday on a "special aircraft" of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
Pakistan on Friday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan will raise the issue of human rights in Kashmir in his address to the UN General Assembly on 27 September
Bringing tigers back from the brink of extinction to steady growth in population, India now faces new challenges as tiger and human populations are in conflict over limited land.
Top on the agenda for Modi at G-20 Osaka Summit: Sustainable development, climate change, terrorism and women empowerment
In his departure statement ahead of his visit to Osaka in Japan for the G20 Summit, Modi said he looked forward to discussing major challenges and opportunities faced by the world with other global leaders.
Clean energy was one of the 17 sustainable development goals adopted by UN members to be completed by 2030.
In India, the per capita availability of water has declined by over 60% (from 3000 cubic metres to 1123) over the last 50 years.
The missions are aimed at nurturing SciTech frontiers to meet challenges, developmental needs.
With eye on elections, Narendra Modi to focus on jobs, agriculture and development at G20 Summit in Argentina
The G20 2018 agenda holds significance for India, given that the subjects of job creation, infrastructure development and the use of sustainable methods in agriculture are perennially debated.
A non-profit venture of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Invest India promotes sustainable investment.
Idea behind UN Young Changemakers Conclave is to trigger an idea, support social entrepreneurs, says president Samyak Chakrabarty
UN Young Changemakers Conclave aims to become a platform for students, aspiring social entrepreneurs and inventors to learn from leaders across fields of business, politics, the arts, technology.
Kerala, After The Flood: Locals sceptical of intent and outcome as Pinarayi Vijayan ropes in KPMG for rebuilding state
Former chief minister Oommen Chandy has urged the chief minister to cancel the trip of his ministers and instead ask them to camp in the districts and oversee the rehabilitation programme.
India way behind in happiness rankings despite logging high GDP, says former president Pranab Mukherjee
India occupies the 133rd place (according to a world survey) in overall happiness ranking in 2018, Mukherjee said.