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Bengaluru International Airport and Bengaluru City railway station go green

Kempegowda International Airport is ready to house a first-of-its-kind 'Terminal as a Garden’ in BIAL's Terminal 2 with a design showcasing a natural extension of Bengaluru's much-heralded green aesthetics. Meanwhile, a new vertical garden has been inaugurated at KSR Bengaluru City railway station on World Environment Day observed on Wednesday.

Start climate change at home: Make the green switch with these eco-friendly tips

It is high time for each one of us to take appropriate action so as to preserve the planet for future generations.


Pollution no less an offence than murder or rape, says NGT chief

Speaking in the presence of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and his two cabinet colleagues connected with the environment portfolio, the NGT chief said, "Six lakh people are dying every year in India and 50,000 are dying in Gujarat due to diseases related to air pollution."

World Environment Day: 10 upcoming careers in agriculture

As the agriculture sector is big business, there are different upcoming and promising career options for young aspirants. Here is a look at some of the lucrative, upcoming careers in agriculture

'Hawa aane de': Bhamla Foundation releases song highlighting rising air pollution

The music video is aimed at encouraging youngsters to get involved in fighting air pollution and introduce minor but effective changes in daily routine to beat air pollution.

World Environment Day 2019: Theme, Slogans, Quotes, Poster, Awareness Messages, Wallpapers and Pictures

World Environment Day 2019 Theme, Slogans, Quotes, Poster, Messages, Wallpapers: World Environment Day emphasises on sustainable living in this age of indiscriminate waste production.


Explained: On World Environment Day, here's how air pollution has gripped our planet

Household air pollution causes about 3.8 million premature deaths each year, the vast majority of them in the developing world, and about 60 per cent of those deaths are among women and children.

This World Environment Day, save your skin from the harmful effects of air pollution

Cleaning and moisturising are not enough to maintain healthy skin. It is equally important to prevent the skin from being exposed to extreme weather conditions, including the polluted air.

In the forests of Arunachal Pradesh, the search for a missing squirrel

The only evidence of its existence is a single specimen that was collected in a remote corner of Arunachal Pradesh in 1981. Thirty eight years on, a group of wildlife scientists are on their first dedicated mission to find the “missing” flying squirrel of Namdapha.

Young villagers are on a mission to preserve the ancient living root bridges of Meghalaya

A 23-year-old is rounding up locals from his village to preserve an ancient form of architecture: that of the world-famous living root bridges of Meghalaya

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World Environment Day: Tendulkar, Rohit, Kohli and Sushil lead the way

Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane in Mumbai and Virat Kohli, Sushil Kumar in Delhi plant saplings on World Environment Day.

World Environment Day: Modi, Kohli, Kejriwal plant saplings

Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Virat Kohli creating awareness on environment on the occasion of World Environment Day.