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Saving our environment: Why doesn’t govt care?

The nation’s capital should set an example for the country in environmental matters.

27 Jun 2018 2:40 AM

Pollution causing tree malnutrition in Europe: Study

European pollution limits may be set far too high.

25 Jun 2018 5:07 PM

This plastic alternative could solve pollution problem

This new route was enabled by a class of powerful new catalysts they have designed and synthesised.

25 Jun 2018 11:27 AM

Most people aware of harmful effects of plastics but still use it: Study

The major difficulties faced by the respondents include shopkeepers not providing bags for carrying items, inconvenience, etc.

22 Jun 2018 4:15 PM

Lime launches electric scooters in Paris, targets Europe

Lime users can find and unlock the scooters with a mobile phone app and leave them anywhere after their ride.

22 Jun 2018 2:07 PM


This Environment Day, give vegan food a thought

You have to do more than put lettuce and cabbage on your lunch platter.

04 Jun 2018 5:09 PM

Walking faster may add years to your life

Separating the effect of one specific aspect of physical activity and understanding its association with risk of early death is complex.

03 Jun 2018 2:40 PM

5 sustainable beauty brands that help the environment retain its beauty

These brands are making strides in the sustainable beauty department.

03 Jun 2018 9:12 AM

Eco logos yet to take root

Recently we did a report on the fast-food industry and looked at their policy on antibiotics in developed countries and India.

27 May 2018 2:58 AM

A corporate Greenwash: Don’t let bad guys hijack green labels

Do not splurge on supposedly green products and discourage sustainability.

27 May 2018 2:54 AM


Gujarat activists allege arbitrary consultations

The bullet train project authority is holding simultaneous environment consultations in districts across Maharashtra and Gujarat.

25 May 2018 6:18 AM

Study finds humans cause cancer in wild animals

This human impact on wild environments might strongly influence the prevalence of cancer in wild populations.

22 May 2018 6:19 PM

Solar system's first interstellar immigrant discovered

All of the planets in our solar system, and the vast majority of other objects as well, travel around the Sun in the same direction.

22 May 2018 12:37 PM

Environment ministry launches programme to train 5.5L skilled workers by 2021

Environment minister Harsh Vardhan also unveiled related mobile app to help boost employability, entrepreneurship of India's youth.

14 May 2018 6:14 PM

Just living close to livestock might lower allergy risk

Go play outside, get a pet or expose yourself to new environments.

11 May 2018 3:43 PM


Many cosmetics in Indian market contain microplastics or microbeads: Study

Microbeads have been recognized as a pollutant globally and are being banned in many countries but there has been little action in India.

30 Apr 2018 6:22 PM

'Infinitely' recyclable plastic developed

Polymers are a broad class of materials characterised by long chains of chemically bonded, repeating molecular units called monomers.

29 Apr 2018 6:51 PM

Fashion and the environment, an uncomfortable fit for McCartney

Textile production was responsible for 1.2 billion tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions annually.

22 Apr 2018 10:06 AM

Woman of Impact

Preethi Herman, the global executive director of is the only indian to be selected for the obama foundation fellowships.

22 Apr 2018 12:14 AM

Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The production of this enzyme allowed a research team to produce something capable of digesting plastic more effectively.

19 Apr 2018 4:08 PM