Gram Panchayats in Kargil organising Plastic Waste Management programmes under Swachta Hi Seva Abhiyan

In view of the ongoing Swachta Hi Seva Abhiyan, various programmes focusing on Plastic Waste Management are going on in …

19 killed, 300 injured as 5.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan

At least nineteen people killed and over 300 were injured after an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale hit …

World Bamboo Day being observed

Today is World Bamboo Day. The day is observed every year on 18th of September by the World Bamboo Organization …

Govt aims to phase out plastic in packaging: Ram Vilas Paswan

Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has asserted that there is a need to spread awareness …

BMC announces cash prizes ranging from Rs. 10 lakh to 1 crore to encourage waste management

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has declared cash prizes ranging from Rs. 10 lakh to 1 crore to encourage waste …

Heavy rain predicted in Odisha for next 5 days

Heavy rain has been predicted in many parts of Odisha in the next five days due to a fresh low-pressure …

150 kg Sea Cucumber seized in Tamil Nadu

Forest Department officials have confiscated 150 Kilograms of sea cucumber from a man at Mandapam, near Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu …

India won’t succumb to pressure of developed countries on climate change issue: Javadekar

Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar today said that India will not succumb to pressure of developed countries on the …

Heat stroke claims 47 lives in Bihar

In Bihar, the number of those killed due to heat stroke has risen to 47 in Aurangabad, Gaya and Nawada …

Earthquakes cause sea level to rise faster than climate change: Aussie study

Major earthquakes can cause sea levels to rise at a dramatically faster rate than climate change, making them a more …