Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

Environment Day


Mamata Banerjee's advice on Green Day: Join hands to restore trees

June 06, 2020 6:15 am

Speaking at a tree plantation programme in Bhowanipore on World Environment Day, Mamata Banerjee said the cyclone caused incalculable ecological damage in Kolkata and other districts by uprooting thousands of trees on May 20.

UP: World Environment Day CM sets July target: Plant 30 crore saplings, 25 crore in a day in week 1

June 06, 2020 4:57 am

The CM said plants would be planted keeping in mind the adaptability to the “agro-climatic zone”. He said the plantation drive would include saplings of trees that provide shade as well as timber.

Ahead of World Environment Day, experts raise concerns

June 05, 2020 12:42 am

In a statement, Nandikesh Sivalingam, director of the Center for Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA), said it is important to note that on the day we celebrate our commitment to environmental protection.

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June 06, 2019 6:38 pm

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Meet the dragonfly, nature’s flying machine!

August 02, 2018 4:14 pm

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

June 09, 2016 7:37 am

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

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

June 05, 2016 10:33 am

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

June 25, 2015 4:27 am

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

Virat Kohli, Sushil Kumar pledge support to save environment

June 05, 2015 6:38 pm

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

June 05, 2015 3:41 pm

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.