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Western Ghats gives a glimpse of its biodiversity. Kerala (The Hindu 18.09.2019).
‘More research needed on eco- friendly materials’.(The Hindu 18.09.2019).
HC fines NGO Rs. 1 lakh for ‘frivolous’ PIL. (The Hindu 17.09.2019).
‘Society needs to resist the carcinogen of anxiety’.(The Hindu 17.09.2019).
Reply to plea on environmental labs, NGT tells Central Pollution Control Board.(The Hindu 17.09.2019).
PCB drafts new action plan to tackle Periyar pollution. Kichi(The Hindu 16.09.2019).
Third phase of Adyar eco-restoration to begin soon. Chennai(The Hindu 16.09.2019).
‘Eliminate confusion over ban on single-use plastic’.(The Hindu 16.09.2019).
CM meets experts to chalk out action plan to fight pollution in winter. (The Hindu 13.09.2019).
Fishkill along seashore sparks panic. Tamil Nadu(The Hindu 13.09.2019).
Shun single use plastic, says PM, launches programme to vaccinate 500 mn livestock.(The Hindu 13.09.2019).
Ravidas temple: CM writes to Puri over denotification of forest land. (The Hindu 12.09.2019).
Second phase of fencing work begins to prevent dumping of waste in River Coonoor. Tamil Nadu(The Hindu 12.09.2019).
‘Begin demarcation of Yamuna floodplains’. (Indianexpress 12.09.2019).
India will put an end to single-use plastic in the coming years, says PM Modi.(The Hindu 12.09.2019).
Minister orders action against industrial unit. Puducherry (The Hindu 11.09.2019).
Protected species do not belong in your home. Tamil Nadu(The Hindu 11.09.2019).
Factoring in safety: on stronger worker safety law. (The Hindu 11.09.2019).
Action plan to combat high levels of air pollution in Thoothukudi. Tamil Nadu(The Hindu 09.09.2019).
Early environmental exposures affect blood pressure in children: Study. Bengaluru (The Hindu 09.09.2019).
More than 95% of Ganesha idols immersed made of plaster of paris. Coimbatore (The Hindu 06.09.2019).
Corporation’s e-waste collection centre awaits TN Pollution Control Board’s nod. Tamil Nadu (The Hindu 06.09.2019).
116 kg of plastic items seized in two days in Mangaluru. Magngaluru (The Hindu 06.09.2019)
Green tribunal warns all States to properly deal with hazardous waste. (The Hindu 05.09.2019)
HC seeks State’s view on conducting study on KC valley project. (The Hindu 05.09.2019)
India’s climate score: high on vulnerability, low on resilience. (The Hindu 05.09.2019)
After coal, NGT glare on illegal stone mining in Meghalaya. (The Hindu 04/09/2019)
HC stays construction of artificial islands in Begur lake. (The Hindu 30/08/2019)
Solar energy badly harms the environment. It must be taxed, not subsidised. (The Times of India 02.09.2019)
Pak skips UN summit in India on restoring land (THe Time sof India 03.09.2019)
What is the protocol that needs to be in place before a ban on single-use plastic items comes into force? The Hindu 01.09.2019
Drilling into children the message of eco-friendly celebrations (Hyderabad), The Hindu 02.09.2019
‘Wildlife journalism requires thorough research’. (The Hindu 02.09.2019)
Dead fish wash ashore at Marudhaandapalli Lake (Coimbatore). (The Hindu 29.08.2019)
Flood delays work on 25-acre reservoir along Yamuna river (The Hindu 29.08.2019)
Reforest Europe, Brazil tells G7, rejecting $20mn aid to fight Amazon Fires. (International) (The Hindu 28.08.2019)
Parking lot plan a threat to Ooty's lone wetland (Tamil Nadu). (The Hindu 28.08.2019)
Namami Gange’, $4bn project for cleaning 2500km-long river reaches Western World.(The Times of India 27.8.2019)
Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires (The Hindu: 26-08-2019)
‘Non-ODF areas 13 times more prone to ground water pollution’ (TOI: 06-06-2019)
Carbon Zero Challenge throws up innovative products (The Hindu: 06-06-2019)
Sewage chokes Yamuna as DJB continues to miss deadlines (The Hindu: 06-06-2019)
US scientist says Everest increasingly polluted and warmer (TOI: 05-06-2019)
1 lakh kids under 5 years of age die due to air pollution each year: Study (TOI: 05-06-2019)
World Environment Day: President Kovind reaffirms commitment to cleaner, sustainable planet (TOI: 05-06-2019)
Movement launched seeking irrigation facility for drought-prone Kudligi (The Hindu: 31-05-2019)
Country’s largest sewage plant to come up at Okhla (TOI: 30-05-2019)
Badarpur eco park to rival New York’s Central Park (TOI: 30-05-2019)
Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino dies in captivity (The Hindu: 28-05-2019)
Spreading the ‘no burn’ word about waste (The Hindu: 28-05-2019)
‘World’s rivers loaded with antibiotics waste’ (The Hindu: 28-05-2019)
Air pollution down by a fourth in car-free zone of Karol Bagh (TOI: 27-05-2019)
Delhi: Below mountains of trash lie poison lakes (TOI: 27-05-2019)
Tweet summer: 177 species spotted in NCR (TOI: 27-05-2019)
It is time to impose ban on single-use plastic (The Hindu: 27-05-2019)
The dark side of Kappalur Industrial Estate (The Hindu: 27-05-2019)
Amid green nod blame game, a mountain rises in Bandhwari (The Hindu: 27-05-2019)
Study pinpoints source of ozone-depleting gas (The Hindu: 24-05-2019)
Reality check: Delhi’s five lakes at deep end (TOI: 23-05-2019)
Yamuna cleaner this April than it was previous year, finds study (TOI: 23-05-2019)
Over 1,000 fires ravage 1,369 ha forest cover in U’khand (TOI: 23-05-2019)
Think green, act green (The Hindu: 23-05-2019)
NHAI told to furnish fresh details on green cover (The Hindu: 22-05-2019)
For the flora and fauna (The Hindu: 22-05-2019)
Global sea levels could rise more than expected: Study (Business Line: 21-05-2019)
No protection to species that live underground, says expert (The Hindu: 21-05-2019)
As lake goes waste, NGT seeks report from DDA (TOI: 21-05-2019)
Stubble burning incidents down in Punjab this harvest season (The Hindu: 21-05-2019)
Who will save Yamuna from its ‘saviours’ ? (TOI: 20-05-2019)
Long-term plans to fight pollution in Delhi gathering dust (The Hindu: 20-05-2019)
Bhubaneswar city administration urged to give priority to native species (The Hindu: 19-05-2019)
Air pollution hotspots in Europe (TOI: 18-05-2019)
Smoke billowing from landfill site continues to concern residents (The Hindu: 17-05-2019)
414 million plastic pieces found on Indian Ocean islands: Study (TOI: 17-05-2019)
Revived in 2016, Neela Hauz lake fast becoming a dumping ground again (TOI: 14-05-2019)
Delhi government circular directs schools to save water (The Hindu: 14-05-2019)
Stubble burning: NGT seeks status report on action to curb pollution (The Hindu: 14-05-2019)
DNA database coming up for Indian rhino (The Hindu: 14-05-2019)
Carbon dioxide hits record high level (The Hindu: 13-05-2019)
104 trees likely to be removed for Versova-Bandra Sea Link project (The Hindu: 13-05-2019)
Vedanta gets nod to conduct impact assessment for 274 hydrocarbon wells in T.N., Puducherry (The Hindu: 13-05-2019)
NBRI: Arsenic bioremediation using two soil bacteria (The Hindu: 12-05-2019)
Action plan approved for five ‘critically polluted’ industrial clusters in Karnataka (The Hindu: 10-05-2019)
Mysterious snakehead fish from Kerala found (The Economic Times: 09-05-2019)
Making a molehill out of a landfill mountain in Delhi (The Hindu: 09-05-2019)
NGT seeks compliance report on solid waste management rules (The Hindu: 09-05-2019)
Locking CO2 in a rock may check global warming (TOI: 09-05-2019)
NGT tells CPCB, UPPCB to submit report on pollution (The Hindu: 08-05-2019)
Bengal tigers may not survive climate change (The Hindu: 08-05-2019)
Sand, a global sustainability challenge: UN report (The Hindu: 08-05-2019)
Odisha’s wildlife sanctuaries ravaged by Fani (The Hindu: 08-05-2019)
1/8th of flora & fauna face extinction due to degradation of biodiversity (The Economic Times: 07-05-2019)
Krebs Biochemicals has put public health at risk: HRF (The Hindu: 07-05-2019)
NGT seeks report over ‘illegal sand mining’ in Ghaziabad (The Hindu: 07-05-2019)
Environment Impact Assessment exemption sought for Kalasa-Banduri project (The Hindu: 07-05-2019)
Garbage disposal issues still plague Puducherry (The Hindu: 06-05-2019)
Calling on birds (The Hindu: 06-05-2019)
Ramakrishna Mission, Thimmakka lauded for environment work (The Hindu: 03-05-2019)
NGT seeks report on illegal lead-melting factories (The Hindu: 03-05-2019)
Glaciers from half of world heritage sites to disappear by 2100 (The Economic Times: 03-05-2019)
Odisha, Andhra Pradesh brace for ‘Fani’ landfall (The Hindu: 02-05-2019)
Deadly Fall Armyworm threat here to stay (The Hindu: 02-05-2019)
Microplastics in the air! (The Hindu: 02-05-2019)
Ensure sewage isn’t used to irrigate rail farms: Bombay HC (TOI: 01-05-2019)
Large-scale mining to return to Chickballapur after nearly 4 years (The Hindu: 01-05-2019)
Panama Canal drought, linked to El Niño, highlights climate fears (The Hindu: 30-04-2019)
Causing destruction (The Hindu: 30-04-2019)
World’s oceans are becoming stormier: Study (TOI: 30-04-2019)
Climate change being fuelled by soil damage - report (BBC: 29-04-2019)
Committee constituted to oversee clean air programme (The Hindu: 29-04-2019)
HC stays NGT order to penalise govt. for sorry state of city rivers (TOI: 10-04-2019)
‘Elected caretakers not proactive in finding lasting solutio to bad air’ (TOI: 10-04-2019)
NGT raps DPCC over failure to curb air pollution in the Capital (The Hindu: 09-04-2019)
Plea on erosion of Yamuna floodplain: NGT forms body to look into matter (The Hindu: 09-04-2019)
Waste management a key poll plank in district (The Hindu: 08-04-2019)
92% in Asia exposed to harmful air (The Hindu: 01-04-2019)
Nature-based is the new organic (The Hindu: 01-04-2019)
Restructuring landfills: Bhalswa follows Okhla (The Hindu: 01-04-2019)
IIT Madras converts petroleum waste toluene into useful product (The Hindu: 31-03-2019)
Today's environmental challenges need all of us, not half of us. Empower women. #SolveDifferent (UN Environment: 08-03-2019)
Badarpur to get eco park spread over 884 acres (TOI: 08-03-2019)
Govt puts complete ban on import of solid plastic waste (The Economic Times: 07-03-2019)
Delhi tops list of most polluted cities in Greenpeace study (The Hindu: 05-03-2019)
Crop burning raises risk of respiratory illness threefold, says IFPRI study (The Hindu: 05-03-2019)
Economic cost of stubble burning is Rs 2 lakh crore a year, reveals study (TOI: 05-03-2019)
Fires are a crucial component of some forest systems, says group of scientists (The Hindu: 04-03-2019)
First evidence of ancient groundwater system found on Mars: Scientists (Business Standard: 04-03-2019)
A treasure trove of information on plants (The Hindu: 03-03-2019)
Civic body to go for bio-mining of solid waste dumped at Vendipalayam, Vairapalayam yards (The Hindu: 27-02-2019)
Antarctica is about to lose an iceberg 30 times the size of Manhattan as two cracks converge and it could cripple a British research station (Business Insider: 26-02-2019)
Where have all the insects gone? (The Hindu: 26-02-2019)
PCB to test ash from Brahmapuram for heavy metal presence (The Hindu: 26-02-2019)
Guess who just flew in? (The Hindu: 01-02-2019)
Green panel seeks complete details on demarcation of Southern Ridge (The Hindu: 01-02-2019)
All vehicles in NCR to have fuel stickers by October: EPCA (The Times of India: 01-02-2019)
This was Delhi’s coldest December-January in 13 years (The Times of India: 01-02-2019)
4 more waste-to-energy plants in Delhi, corporations say city of two Delhi, Corporations say city of two crore people has no option (The Times of India: 31-01-2019)
Air quality slips, Delhi pins hope on rain (The Times of India: 31-01-2019)
Ensure no waste is dumped in Shahdara drain, CPCB tells Delhi government (The Times of India: 31-01-2019)
NGT: Delhi schools to pay Rs 5 lakh fine if they fail to tap rainwater (The Times of India: 31-01-2019)
Dumping your waste on city roads? Think twice (The Hindu: 31-01-2019)
Stormy weather awaits India in 2019 (The Hindu: 31-01-2019)
Karnataka High Court stays ban on cultivation of eucalyptus (The Hindu: 31-01-2019)
NGT orders remediation steps for Kuzhikkandam creek (The Hindu: 24-01-2019)
Cleaning water using bacteria (The Hindu: 24-01-2019)
Study to identify pollutants affecting air quality in Delhi (The Hindu: 24-01-2019)
Council nod for phytoremediation technique to cleanse Conolly Canal water of metals (The Hindu: 23-01-2019)
Ministry notifies new CRZ norms (The Hindu: 23-01-2019)
India stares at water scarcity (The Hindu: 23-01-2019)
Buried in the sands (The Hindu: 23-01-2019)
This is not the future we want (The Hindu: 21-01-2019)
‘Reject unplanned projects’ (The Hindu: 21-01-2019)
Bring 500-acre Goregaon plot under CRZ 1, says green activist (TOI: 21-01-2019)
Warmest January day in 12 years (TOI: 21-01-2019)
Delhi air quality poor, may worsen after 2 days (TOI: 16-01-2019)
Remote sensing to detect vehicular pollution in Delhi (TOI: 16-01-2019)
2018 December saw 167 cold waves, the highest in 13 years (TOI: 16-01-2019)
Antarctica ice melting increased by 280% in last 16 years (The Hindu: 15-01-2019)
Delhi air pollution today: AQI at 'poor' 276 for first time in new year, to worsen again (Times Now: 11-01-2019)
How Hyderabad's Pharma City is Flouting Environmental Norms (The Wire: 11-01-2019)
Maharashtra has 17 polluted cities, highest among states (Times of India: 11-01-2019)
Centre aims for 20% cut in air pollution by 2024 (The Hindu: 11-01-2019)
Climate change: Need for multipronged vision stressed (The Hindu: 11-01-2019)
Fog to stay, weekend shower may send mercury down again (TOI: 09-01-2019)
Construction dust, open waste dumping top polluting activities (TOI: 09-01-2019)
Greenland s melting ice sheet releasing tons of methane: Study (The Hindu: 09-01-2019)
Shut down industries in Daryaganj, NGT to govt (TOI: 08-01-2019)
How roadside hedges can help combat pollution (TOI: 08-01-2019)
Delhi govt and US univ team up for real-time air study (TOI: 08-01-2019)
Southern Ridge fenced to block squatters after NGT rap (TOI: 08-01-2019)
Book fair largely plastics-free (The Hindu: 08-01-2019)
‘Deploy task force for waste management during Kumbh’(The Hindu: 08-01-2019)
Rain improves air quality, but don’t expect relief to to last long
Forest cover in NE states: Parliamentary panel asks environment ministry to arrest declining trend
India’s annual carbon footprint increased but is well on track to meet its global climate pledges
Ban on entry of trucks into city for 24 hrs
1,000 litres of clean water daily, straight from drain
Delhi: Rain over weekend may bring dense fog
Scan to know: Trees at Lodhi Garden get QR codes
A new year, but very poor air is still an improvement
ASI declared 6 monuments of national importance in 2018
Capital records clearest December in 22 years
Air quality improves, govt reviews pollution-control measures
As mercury continues to dip, Delhi’s air plays hot and cold
Fog woes begin as cold wave continues
Delhi: Next time at Lodhi Garden, scan the trees
Delhi: With AQI at 408, it’s most polluted Xmas in 4 years...
Dry for decades, Roshanara lake to get its mojo back, and may be birds too
India recorded 95 tiger deaths in 2018, 41 outside reserves
Organic food good for you, but not for planet
Brace for fog as coldest day so far keeps Delhi air poor
How are crop fires hurting locals? Study to find out
Campaign to check vehicular pollution near Delhi-NCR schools
Andhra Pradesh braces for another cyclone as Phethai to make landfall today
How humans are reversing climate clock by 50m years
Pollution ke side effects: Delhi’s foreign tourist inflow down by 30%
Delhi: Severe air quality sparks emergency meet
Bulk waste generators to pay Rs 10,000 a day for not segregating
Delhi air pollution: Your air purifier can fight PM2.5, but it may be a part of CO2 problem at home
How roaches are fixing China’s food waste problem
Want clean air? Move to Gurugram. Oh, wait...
India third largest contributor to carbon emission
Air pollution kills 7 million every year
A day after NGT's 25cr fine, toxic fires still rage in Mundka
In 2017, India second worst in extreme weather deaths
NASA releases time-lapse of the disappearing Arctic polar ice cap
Delhi govt fined Rs 25cr for failing to curb pollution
Is pollution taking a toll on flamingos in Najafgarh?
Delhi's 'severe' air quality, Mike Pence in Japan, and other news in pictures
Let only CNG vehicles ply in city on bad air days: EPCA
Not all farmers burn stubble, some use it to improve harvest
All gas: Will shutting Delhi down help?
Many winter guests skip flying visit to city
An industrial zone left out of pollution fight
Use treated water NGT to farmers