People from affected villages attend EIA meeting of Chanakha-Korata barrage

The White Paper on Environment, cleared by the Cabinet on Wednesday, points to alarming indicators on environmental destruction.

At Biodiversity Day celebrations, Governor appeals to citizens to be responsible

In their petition, the villagers argued that the Tata Mundra Power Plant has failed to comply with international environmental standards. This has resulted in devastation of local environment.

Fifty per cent of the plastic we use is single-use or disposable. Each year, at least eight million tonnes of plastic end up in the oceans, the equivalent of a full garbage truck every minute.

In a city that sees rising pollution levels every year, officials estimate that CNG cremations cause significantly less pollution and are cheaper.

Ranchi is all set to host an eight-day environment conclave from May 29 which will highlight different facets of environment and minimisation of adverse impact on it.

The Maharashtra government has extended the deadline to implement plastic ban to help vendors and shopkeepers utilise their existing stock.

At least half of the country's population will live in towns and cities by 2050 creating a lot of pressure on housing sector and infrastructure, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said here today, while

In the run-up to World Environment Day celebrations on June 5, the Union Environment Ministry has asked schools to stop the use of plastics in their premises and constituted 19 teams to undertake c

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