The government is close to finalising a mechanism to prevent stressed or stalled thermal and hydro power projects from becoming a bad loan burden for banks and institutional lenders, provided the p

India has the second highest number of obese children in the world after China, according to an alarming study which found that 14.4 million kids in the country have excess weight.

Expectation of loan waiver has prompted farmers across states to stop repayment of money owed to financial institutions.

BOLOGNA: The United States refused to sign up+ to the Group of Seven major industrialised economies' statement on climate change+ and plans to fund sustainable development, a statement from the gro

More than 70 per cent of companies checked by Chinese authorities failed environmental standards during the latest round of air pollution inspections, state media reported on Sunday.

India has 81 lakh fewer tobacco users now than it did in 2010, with tobacco use falling by six percentage points in the past seven years, according to the latest Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS).

The ministry of environment, forests and climate change (MoEFCC) has set up a committee to decide whether the Varanasi Turtle Sanctuary should be de-notified.

NEW DELHI: Is there a link between pollution and autoimmune diseases? Researchers from AIIMS plan to undertake a detailed study in this regard.

NEW DELHI: South Delhi Municipal Corporation held a special house meeting on Tuesday to discuss the action plan for prevention of vector-borne diseases.

But Even Though PM 2.5 Level Fell, It Only Meant Delhi's Air Was Less Dirty, Not Clean

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