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Urban areas crowded with more 'nuisance' birds: study

People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress.

16 Apr 2018 9:14 PM

Research suggests threat to rivers from pharma waste

Endocrine disruptors, for examples, have notoriously induced sex changes in fish and amphibians.

11 Apr 2018 6:52 PM

Economic equality is key to achieve India's climate goals: Experts

The conference was organized by the Department of Policy Studies at the TERI School of Advanced Studies.

10 Apr 2018 2:50 PM

We won't like environment issues at WTO, says Suresh Prabhu

India on Wednesday said it is against taking up environment issues at the World Trade Organisation.

04 Apr 2018 5:10 PM

Study finds chocolate production may be harming environment

Study finds it takes around 1,000 litres of water to produce just one chocolate bar.

03 Apr 2018 11:05 AM

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Here's a workout plan that can save planet

Plogging, which is a combination of jogging and picking up, is sweeping the globe and the streets clean of garbage.

29 Mar 2018 1:47 PM

Google comes out with a doodle to mark 45th anniversary of Chipko Movement

The movement started in 1973 and was launched by Sunderlal Bahuguna in Uttar Pradesh.

26 Mar 2018 11:59 AM

Lights go dark for Earth Hour to highlight climate change

Around India Gate, New Delhi’s monument to the Indian dead in World War I, thousands embraced the city’s nightly warm-weather ritual.

25 Mar 2018 5:28 PM

1 in 10 people have cocaine on their fingertips: study

Believe it or not, cocaine is a very common environmental contaminant - it is well known that it is present on many bank notes.

25 Mar 2018 12:21 PM

Find out why you should try wildevore diet for healthy living

Diet incorporates philosophies of veganism, vegetarianism, flexitarianism, ethical omnivorism, and clean eating with relation to nature.

23 Mar 2018 8:24 AM

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Banana plant extract to help make ice cream 'melt-proof'

Despite its popularity, ice cream does have some drawbacks that food scientists have struggled to overcome.

22 Mar 2018 6:17 PM

Plastic used to remove toxic dyes from water

This breakthrough will be of interest to water companies worldwide and the next stage will be to see how it might clean-up other pollutants.

15 Mar 2018 7:06 PM

Vijender Gupta: Concerns expressed by court of prime importance

Mr Gupta pointed that no government can take the issues of environment and public safety lightly.

07 Mar 2018 2:26 AM

Smartphone tech most damaging to environment: study

Researchers from the McMaster University in Canada studied the carbon footprint of consumer devices like smartphones, laptops, tablets etc.

04 Mar 2018 3:10 PM

Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

The government signed a bill restricting nearly all human activity in the waters around Aldabr.

23 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

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Taiwan to ban disposable plastic items by 2030

The island started recycling plastic and pushing to reduce single-use plastic items more than a decade ago.

23 Feb 2018 1:41 PM

Vivienne Westwood, plus-size models protest at London Fashion Week

The protest soon took the Twitter by storm and trended under #IneosVthePeople.

19 Feb 2018 4:41 PM

Sun helps society in Kandivali cut power bills by 50 per cent

The move came after the society resolved to move to a cleaner energy that also does not create a hole in the pockets.

17 Feb 2018 4:44 AM

The social side of being human

Social worker, motivator and enterprising business woman, Manju Mathew’s hope is to spread joy with her charitable initiatives.

15 Feb 2018 12:29 AM

Mangrove forest cover in India increased by 181 sq km according to report

They also play a major role in protecting coastal areas from erosion, tidal storms and tsunamis.

12 Feb 2018 8:48 PM

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