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Elections 2019: In Mumbai Phase 4 Polling, Women Voters To Get Sanitary Pads

Elections 2019: In Mumbai Phase 4 Polling, Women Voters To Get Sanitary Pads

In order to encourage women voters of Mumbai to come out and cast their votes on April 29, the Election Commission of India has decided to distribute a pack of sanitary pads at the selected polling booths ...
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The NGT slammed the Haryana government and its civic bodies over the disposal of industrial waste and construction debris in the Aravalli forests along the Gurgaon-Faridabad road

National Green Tribunal Directs Haryana Chief Secretary To Submit Report On Bandhwari Landfill Site

The National Green Tribunal’s direction came after the bench perused a report of a joint committee which said that the waste at the Bandhwari landfill site was being burnt resulting in air pollution ...
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Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019

Practice Cleanliness Or Pay Fine Upto Rs. 5000 As Single-Use Plastic Gets Banned During Kedarnath Yatra 2019

In order to end the increasing pollution on the mountains, the Rudraprayag district administration has banned the single-use plastic products during the Kedarnath Yatra and aims to make it a ‘complete plastic free’ event ...
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NGT Grants More Time To Inland Container Depot, Tughlakabad To Submit Action Plan On Phasing Out Diesel Vehicles

NGT Grants More Time To Inland Container Depot, Tughlakabad To Submit Action Plan On Phasing Out Diesel Vehicles

The National Green Tribunal has recommended the Inland Container Depot at Tughlakabad to switch to cleaner vehicles like electric, hybrid and CNG vehicles within a period of six months ...
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The Trend Of Using Banana Leaves To Pack Veggies And Fruits Instead Of Plastic Travels From Thailand To Chennai

The Trend Of Using Banana Leaves To Pack Veggies And Fruits Instead Of Plastic Travels From Thailand To Chennai

A story of this Chennai based superstore which has recently started packaging its veggies and fruits in banana leaves is an inspiration for everyone who wants to bring in a green change in the country ...
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It was found that natural gas power plants have both smaller short- and long-term impacts than coal power plants

Shift From Coal To Gas May Stabilise Climate Change, Suggests Study

The study published in Nature Climate Change reaffirms the need to phase out coal in order to mitigate rising global temperatures and slow or reverse negative impacts of climate change ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary To Take Urgent Steps To Deal With Waste Post Kumbh

The National Green Tribunal had earlier asked the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to monitor the environment during the Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj (Allahabad) and implement segregation of waste at source by educating the people ...
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From Having No Access To Sanitary Napkins As A Teen, To Now Distributing It For Free, Story Of Mumbai’s Padwoman

From Having No Access To Sanitary Napkins As A Teen, To Now Distributing It For Free, Story Of Mumbai’s Padwoman

Dipti’s first meeting with menstruation and her husband’s dedication towards the cause made her undertake the cause of menstrual hygiene and turn into a ‘padwoman’ ...
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To Mark World Book Day, Bhopal Introduces Swachh 4Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Redistribute

To Mark World Book Day, Bhopal Introduces Swachh 4Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Redistribute

To reduce the paper waste load, protect trees and increase the access to books, Bhopal Municipal Corporation has introduced book banks across the city ...
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World Earth Day: Here Are Nine Eco-Friendly Alternatives For Things You Use Every Day

World Earth Day: Here Are Nine Eco-Friendly Alternatives For Things You Use Every Day

Here is a lowdown on things you can use to adopt eco-friendly lifestyle this World Earth Day and contribute your bit to the environment ...
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Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations

Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations

The notice was issued to Timarpur Okhla Waste Management Company Private Limited because several violations were observed by a team of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in December 2018 ...
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Electric Vehicles: As India Embraces Green Technology, These 5 Brands Are Set To Launch E-Cars In The Country

Electric Vehicles: As India Embraces Green Technology, These 5 Brands Are Set To Launch E-Cars In The Country

Electric vehicles in India are getting a big boost by the government which is planning to gradually phase out vehicles that run on petrol/diesel and as the technology matures in the country; these 5 brands are set to launch electric cars soon ...
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