‘Eco’ toilet on Mount Everest

The waste will be collected and brought down the hill Climbers with pressing needs on Mount Everest will soon find an “eco-friendly” toilet at a Chine...

Investigation Shows Sabarmati Is Brimming With Stagnant Water

In the report, activists pointed out that the Sabarmati River "no longer has any fresh water when it enters the city of Ahmedabad". New Delhi: A joint...

Urban areas are cooler than non-urban areas during heat waves

Study by IIT-Gandhinagar team suggests that the lack of vegetation cover in summer after crops are harvested in rural areas may be the cause A study o...

Could the Rights of Rivers Be on the Agenda for the 2019 Elections?

As several countries rally around the idea of legal rights for natural resources, can a similar status be granted to the Ganga? A casual search on the...

India at COP-24

Two-week long negotiations on climate change, also called COP-24, concluded on late Saturday night of December 15 in the city of Katowice in Poland, w...

Coming together to beating World Water Crisis

On 30 November and 1 December 2018, more than 250 members from 35 countries gathered in Marseille, France to attend the 8th General Assembly which mar...

Parking for your car or trees? Take your pick

The National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) said on Monday that creating a basement parking for as many as 70,000 cars is the reason behind...

DELHI, BENGALURU COULD RUN OUT OF GROUNDWATER BY 2020

Nearly half of India’s population could end up with no access to drinking water by 2030. Many of the world’s regions face destabilisation at the hands...

Meeting Pollution Challenges

Pollution, both of air and water, has assumed serious dimensions and it entails grave implications for the living organism. Viewed in a broad perspect...

India’s Agni Missiles

With the test-firing of the 3,500-km range surface-to-surface nuclear capable Agni-III missile from the Wheelers' Island in Balasore off Orissa coast...

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