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environment protection


Despite assurance by Aaditya Thackeray, Chandrapur activist to continue hunger strike to save Ramala lake

March 02, 2021 7:58 pm

Taking cognizance of Dhotre's hunger strike that evoked a groundswell of support from all over the state, Thackeray had convened a virtual meeting on Monday with the activist and the district administration to discuss the issue.

In Kenya, electric fences protect forests from human destruction

February 25, 2021 4:05 pm

Kenya aims to increase its forest cover to 10% of its land mass by 2022, attaining the standard set by the United Nations, from about 7% in 2015, data from the ministry of environment showed.

Amazon, facing pressures, agrees to new environmental disclosure

February 21, 2019 1:27 pm

Giving consumers and investors new insight into the environmental cost of its popular two-day shipping, Amazon Inc announced to disclose its carbon footprint later this year.

China begins scientific expedition to Tibet, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

June 18, 2017 8:45 am

The expedition will last five to 10 years and study changes in climate, biodiversity and environment over the past decades in region

Environment protection in our DNA: PM Narendra Modi

April 07, 2015 2:25 am

“Environment protection is a subject on which we have a long legacy, it is in our DNA," said Modi.

The six minds that will look afresh at environment laws

September 12, 2014 1:36 am

Senior SC lawyer K N Bhat and former ASG of India, who has been in the news all through the Lokpal controversy.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi bats for cleaner, greener planet

June 05, 2014 12:21 pm

People's participation can make a big difference in creating a cleaner and a greener planet, said Modi.

National Green Tribunal office to be housed in new administrative building

August 21, 2012 4:26 am

The NGT was formed in 2010 for effective and fast disposal of cases relating to environment protection,conservation of forests and other natural resources.

Raid-de-Himalaya’s 13th edition begins today

October 10, 2011 12:00 am

The 13th edition of Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya,one of the toughest motorsport events in the world,is set to begin on Monday in the state.

Dhumal puts off Cabinet expansion,promises one before polls

September 09, 2011 3:11 am

Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal has put his plan to expand his Cabinet on hold,at least for the month.