Environment Day

Environment Day News

Meet the dragonfly, nature’s flying machine!

Large dragonflies, like hawkers, have a maximum speed of 10-15 metres per second (22–34 mph) with an average cruising speed of about 4.5 metres per second (10 mph). Dragonflies can fly at 100 body-lengths per second, and three lengths per second backwards.

Chandigarh: Water bowls, feed, saplings — pet lovers’ association brings relief to birds

To create more awareness about environment, the association also gave people fruit bearing plants for plantation at free of cost.

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World Environment Day: PM Narendra Modi calls on nation to keep Earth clean, green

In his 21st radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' on May 29, Prime Minister Modi called for protection of the environment and said conservation of water and forests were people’s responsibility.

Bandra school wins Environment Day award

The event was organised on June 5 to spread awareness about the conservation of environment.

Virat Kohli, Sushil Kumar pledge support to save environment

Kohli along with star wrestler Sushil Kumar on Friday planted saplings on the occasion of World Environment Day.

On Environment Day, PM Narendra Modi asks people to plant trees

Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said people should take pride in the number of trees planted by them, just the same way they take pride in worldly possessions.

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Top sportspersons to join PM Narendra Modi’s drive to plant trees

Crickters Yusuf and Irfan Pathan will participate in an event to plant trees in Vadodara.

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Environment Day celebrated at school

PPCB holds painting contest on environment

A total of 39 government and private schools of Ludhiana participated in the competition.

UP CM uses Environment Day for Mayawati bashing

CM said the BSP govt was against trees and felled them wherever it got a chance to erect statues.

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