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State Of India’s Environment: Our Air, Water, Land Have Become More Polluted Between 2009 And 2018, Says Centre For Science And Environment Study

State Of India’s Environment: Our Air, Water, Land Have Become More Polluted Between 2009 And 2018, Says Centre For Science And Environment Study
Air Pollution Environment News
According to a new study released by the Centre for Science and Environment, a non-profit organisation based in Delhi, there has been lack of action over the years to control and reduce pollution in the areas that were already identified as ‘critically’ polluted ...
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India Has Potential To Take World Back To Eco-Friendly Toys: PM Modi

India Has Potential To Take World Back To Eco-Friendly Toys: PM Modi
Delhi Environment News
While launching the country's first toy fair, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged toy makers to use such things that can be recycled ...
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Carbon-Cutting Pledges By Countries Nowhere Near Enough: United Nations

Carbon-Cutting Pledges By Countries Nowhere Near Enough: United Nations
Air Pollution Environment News
The 2015 Paris climate agreement had nations submit voluntary targets for how much heat-trapping gases they would spew by 2025 and update them every five years ...
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This Kolkata Based NGO Is On A Mission To Tackle Textile Waste By Upcycling Scrapped Cloth Into Clothes For Underprivileged Children

‘Katran’ which means ‘scraps of cloth’ is an initiative to convert waste into wealth: Ms. Vandana Jain, Founder, Katran Foundation
Environment News Waste Management
By forming new outfits out of scrap, we are not only curbing the textile waste generated by factories, but we are also trying to meet the needs of those less fortunate, said Ms. Vandana Jain, Founder, Katran Foundation ...
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India At UN Security Council Calls On Countries To Fulfill Pre-2020 Climate Change Commitments

India At UNSC Calls On Countries To Fulfill Pre-2020 Climate Change Commitments
Air Pollution Environment News
According to Prakash Javadekar Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, the delivery on commitment by developed countries to mobilise USD 100 billion per year by 2020 in support of climate action in developing countries has been elusive ...
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IIT-Kharagpur Researchers Turn Odisha Steel Plant’s Dumpsites Into Greenbelt

IIT-Kharagpur Researchers Turn Odisha Steel Plant Dumpsites Into Greenbelt
Environment News Odisha
Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur have transformed Odisha's steel plants' dumpsites into greenbelts using traditional Indian organic components and Japanese afforestation techniques ...
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Reversing Global Warming: Bill Gates Talks About Ways To Reduce Pollution And Protect The Environment

Reversing Global Warming: Bill Gates Talks About Ways To Reduce Pollution And Protect The Environment
Air Pollution Environment News
Bill Gates, Microsoft founder and philanthropist sheds light on the importance of using green approach in order to save the world from climate crisis ...
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Conduct Of Functions Must Not Disturb Other Citizens’ Right To Clean Environment: National Green Tribunal

Conduct Of Functions Must Not Disturb Other Citizens' Right To Clean Environment: National Green Tribunal
Environment National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) was hearing an application filed by Westend Green Farms Society seeking compliance of environmental norms by restaurants/hotels/motels/banquets in terms of earlier orders of the tribunal ...
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Waste Segregation At Sets Can Make A World Of Difference, Says Actor Anushka Sharma

Waste Segregation At Sets Can Make A World Of Difference, Says Actor Anushka Sharma
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Actor-turned-producer Anushka Sharma said that protecting the environment is the need of the hour and the film industry can contribute immensely towards the cause and also raise awareness on the same ...
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PM Modi Lauds Hyderabad Market For Eco-Friendly Solutions

PM Modi Lauds Hyderabad Market For Eco-Friendly Solutions
Environment News
The Prime Minister said that the electricity which is produced from the waste material is used to illuminate the mandi and the bio-fuel is used in the mandi canteen for cooking ...
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World’s Largest Opinion Survey On Climate Change: Majority Call For Wide-Ranging Action

World's Largest Opinion Survey On Climate Change: Majority Call For Wide-Ranging Action
Environment News
The United Nations Development Programme's 'Peoples' Climate Vote' reflects views of over half the world's population, which indicate that 64 per cent of participants believe that climate change is a global emergency ...
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India Has Promised To Exceed Its Paris Agreement Targets: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

India Has Promised To Exceed Its Paris Agreement Targets: Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Environment News
Speaking at the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021, PM Modi informed that India is promoting LED lights and saving 38 million tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions annually ...
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