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Amazon, facing pressures, agrees to new environmental disclosure

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

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

“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

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

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

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

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

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

Vanrai turns 29,new initiatives in offing

Vanrai,founded by Mohan Dharia in 1982,completed 29 years on July 10. The organisation has undertaken new initiatives in the fields of environment protection,rural empowerment and agriculture development.

Don't get mesmerized by investment: Ramesh

Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh maintained that he is 'anything but an activist'.