The Union Environment Ministry has dismissed as “arbitrary” and “unscientific” a 2017 World Economic Forum-ranking that placed India at the bottom in terms of environment performance.
India ranked bottom of the list in the environmental health category, and ranked 178 out of 180 on air quality.
NEW DELHI: A year after the National Green Tribunal banned the use of any synthetic thread coated with glass or other abrasives for flying kites, the so-called Chinese manjha continues to be surrep
The Maharashtra government is set to roll out a buyback scheme for waste plastic PET bottles and milk pouches.
Dr T V Ramachandra, lead scientist at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), who had warned the government in 2015 of the dangers of supplying poorly treated water, to Kolar insists that it is pol
The office-bearers and activists of various units associated with the Rotary District 3090 will launch a coordinated movement against the degradation of environment due to irrational use of plastic
Asks Central Pollution Control Board to get expert opinion
Environment Ministry to implement emission standards of coal plants, one of the biggest contributors to air pollution, without further delay.
The US govt has urged the Supreme Court to reverse a lower court order on the Tata Mundra Power Plant in Gujarat funded by a financial wing of the World Bank
Several greenhouse gases are emitted as common plastics degrade in the environment, according to a study.
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