Ahead of World Environment Day 2018, Union Environment Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan urges school children to become protectors of environment
A steady inflow of tourists had increased plastic pollution levels in Pangot before locals came together and worked towards reducing plastic pollution
Though several countries like US and UK have banned manufacturing of products using microplastics, no such ban exists in India
Recyclable plastics have been invented and are yet to be commercialised, but their entry in India may cause ripples in the country’s multi-billion plastic industry
Experts from India and European Union got together at the conference to discuss strategies on dealing with plastic pollution
A series of events have been planned across India to celebrate World Environment Day 2018
212 government schools in Jharkhand have implemented provisions for safe sanitation, water and hygiene for its students
Despite generating over 4,500 tonnes of waste daily, Kolkata remains dependent on the sole landfill of Dhapa which has long exhausted its capacity
The Agra Municipal Corporation had recently transferred sanitation workers from one ward to another, citing inequality in garbage collection
The scheme will see low-cost sanitary pads available at Anganwadi centres in four districts in the state
The plastic ban in Maharashtra has come under scrutiny from industries which have long been dependent on plastic
In India, 23 million girls drop out of school early when they start menstruating and many of them end up facing acute health problems
Both India and Netherlands have committed to cooperate on exchanging data and technology to combat air pollution
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that bureaucrats must have a positive mindset when taking and implementing decisions about the Namami Gange programme
34-year-old Dr Swaminathan Chandramouli runs “Doctor on Wheels”, a mobile-healthcare initiative to provide at-home medical services to senior citizens in...
70-year-old Dr Arunoday Mondal, a Padma awardee has been providing healthcare services for free to rural Sundarbans for over two...
Padma awardee Dr. Neelam Kler highlighted the importance of having a holistic healthcare approach to reduce neonatal and maternal mortality...
Dr Indira Chakravarty, who is a Public Health Specialist, said that the Banega Swasth India campaign has helped people understand...
Currently working as the Chairman of the Asian Institute of Gastroenterology and AIG Hospitals in Hyderabad, Padma awardee Dr Nageshwar...