The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has in its hand a new technology to reduce the effect of harmful gaseous emissions by foundaries in the vicinity of the monument. Years of

the number of cases of cholera reported for the month of July this year has shown a big increase from last year. The number of cases reported last year in July was 229. This year, the number of cases

Seventy-eight people have so far died and thousands affected due to an outbreak of gastro-enteritis in West Khasi Hills district of

The State Government's proposal to set up 11 wildlife sanctuaries at different locations has run into trouble. Over two lakh tribals, whose homes are being threatened by the project, are putting up a

A division bench of the Orissa High Court has upheld the state government's decision to lease 50 per cent of the 855 hectares of the chromite deposit areas recovered from the Tata Iron and Steel

The notification has been finalised and the government has officially become a part of the Ban the Bag campaign. Even though the modalities of this ban are still being finalised, Delhities can expect

More sewage than river water may be flowing down Yamuna, but the BJP Delhi Pradesh Committee has discovered a 5 km "pollution-free" stretch to build a ghat for a religious festival.

Haryana government has invited global bids from private investors for setting up a 500 MW power station at Yamunanagar. The global tender for the project, which was earlier delayed due to economic

The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests will soon set up a cell to deal with management of municipal solid waste in major cities. The thrust of the group would be to encourage private sector

The Minister of Environment and Forest, Suresh P Prabhu, has ordered an inquiry following the devastating landslide which killed nearly 200 people in Malpa and has obstructed the trade route between

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