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Boat library for children in Odisha's Bhitarkanika National Forest

June 15, 2022 2:36 pm

The library housed in a stationary boat at Dangamal, the gateway to the forest, threw open its doors on June 5, the World Environment Day, this year.

Explained: What are 'green jobs', mentioned by PM in his Environment Day speech?

June 08, 2022 8:23 am

'Green jobs' refer to a class of jobs that directly have a positive impact on the planet, and contribute to the overall environmental welfare.

World Environment Day: Cloth bag vending machine installed in Chennai market

June 06, 2022 3:32 pm

The initiative is a part of the ‘Meendum Manjapai’ (return of cloth bag) scheme launched by Chief Minister MK Stalin last December.

Greater Noida starts plantation drive on World Environment Day, to plant 1.50 lakh saplings this year

June 06, 2022 1:33 pm

Chief Executive Officer Surendra Singh appealed to the residents of Greater Noida to participate in the plantation drive and plant saplings whenever they can.

India achieved 10% ethanol blending target in petrol months ahead of schedule: PM Modi

June 06, 2022 1:29 am

Speaking on World Environment Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that while the global average for carbon emissions per person is four tonnes, for Indians it is only around half a tonne per year.

Developed nations should share responsibility to check climate change: Justice Mishra

June 06, 2022 7:22 am

On World Environment Day, Justice Mishra says it is time to identify and plug gaps and act sternly against violators of norms in the implementation of environmental laws.

Make this World Environment Day all about comfort meals with this Sindhi stuffed okra recipe

June 05, 2022 2:09 pm

Enjoy this dish on a hot summer day. If you are a vegan or lactose intolerant, sattu drink (roasted chickpeas drink) can complete this meal

World Environment Day 2022: Why sustainable travel has become more urgent in the post-pandemic world

June 05, 2022 12:41 am

While travelling is only going to gain momentum in the coming months, what can travellers and accommodation providers do to reduce the burden on the environment and the local communities?

How to dispose of home waste in an eco-friendly way

June 05, 2022 12:39 pm

Change will not happen overnight, and it will definitely not be easy. But you can start small and in the safety of your own house

PM Modi to launch LiFE movement on World Environment Day

June 05, 2022 9:50 am

The movement was first proposed by the PM during COP26, the UN's climate summit in Glasgow, last year. 

Several top academics and philanthropists will contribute to the programme, the PMO’s statement read.


World Environment Day 2022: This is what celebrations looked like in India

June 05, 2022 5:17 pm

Led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 every year to raise awareness about climate change

'Only One Earth': India gears up to celebrate World Environment Day

June 04, 2022 8:11 pm

2022 marks 50 years since Stockholm Conference which led to the designation of 5 June as World Environment Day

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

June 05, 2015 9:25 pm

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

June 05, 2015 8:12 pm

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