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Pollution level is better in last 2 years: Centre

He said the government planed to spend a significant amount of money on the National Clean Air Programme involving 102 cities.

07 Aug 2018 4:42 AM

Minister writes to Harsh Vardhan, Puri over NBCC project

The Central government-run construction company NBCC will chop 16,500 trees in different areas of South Delhi.

27 Jun 2018 1:17 AM

Capital air quality ‘severe’, no construction till Sunday

Ministry directs agencies to be on maximum alert.

15 Jun 2018 1:59 AM

Cong responsible for Sterlite project: Environment min Harsh Vardhan

Over 13 people were killed and more than 60 injured in the police firing during a protest against the construction of a new smelter plant.

26 May 2018 10:40 AM

Violence over rural polls unprecedented: Harsh Vardhan

The minister for science and technology alleged that the ruling Trinamul Congress (TMC) was responsible for the clashes.

10 May 2018 2:14 AM


Don’t mix science, Hindutva

Since the science minister is said to have drawn from Hawking’s wisdom from a fake website, we wonder what his agenda is.

18 Mar 2018 12:12 AM

Stephen Hawking said Vedic theory superior to Einstein's e=mc^2: Union min

Einstein's theory of special relativity is a critical contribution to modern physics.

17 Mar 2018 11:30 AM

‘CM calls for scientific study to fight pollution’

Odd-even not a permanent solution, says Arvind Kejriwal.

11 Feb 2018 3:06 AM

Concern over rising toxic air echoes in Rajya Sabha

Congress’ T.S. Reddy expressed dissatisfaction over government’s 12 point charter to deal with the issue.

29 Dec 2017 6:30 AM

Don't panic, take routine precautions: Environment min on Delhi smog

India's leaders have been criticised for failing to tackle Delhi pollution, which experts say is wiping yrs off the lives of its citizens.

14 Nov 2017 5:31 PM


PM, Vajpayee have same DNA, says Harsh Vardhan

He said Mr Modi was receptive to new ideas and would not brook pressure while implementing schemes for the countrys welfare.

10 Nov 2017 7:04 AM

Copter services sought to settle dust

Delhi govt writes to Centre to bear expenses, air quality at ‘severe’ mark after Diwali.

24 Oct 2017 2:03 AM

Air quality much better, says Harsh Vardhan

Mr Vardhan said that for monitoring of air quality days have been classified into ‘good’, ‘satisfactory’ and ‘moderate’.

21 Oct 2017 1:41 AM

Scientists to develop pollution-free crackers

Speaking on the occasion, minister of state for environment Mahesh Sharma said “Swacchata” (cleanliness) has to be a collective endeavour. 

16 Oct 2017 1:39 AM

IFoS officer using ‘proxy litigant’ for self: Centre

Chaturvedi ‘personal dispute’ can’t come up as PIL: ASG

05 Sep 2017 1:10 AM


Poaching main threat to tigers, says Harsh Vardhan

India is currently home to 70 per cent of the world’s tiger population in over 17 states and 50 sanctuaries across the country.

30 Jul 2017 2:40 AM

Supreme Court notice to Centre over its cattle ban

The PIL noted that the 1960 Act specifically provides for and permits the slaughter of any animal for the purpose of food.

16 Jun 2017 2:02 AM

Not trying to meddle with food habits, says Vardhan

The Madras high court had on May 30 stayed for four weeks the enforcement of the notification.

14 Jun 2017 2:02 AM

Govt not 'influencing' people's food habits, asserts Environment Minister

The Minister informed that the apex court will be hearing the case challenging the notification on June 15.

13 Jun 2017 11:43 AM

Govt: Open to ideas for modification of cattle ban

Harsh Vardhan added that the notification was not a “prestige issue” for the government, and it would review all the suggestions submitted to it.

05 Jun 2017 4:33 AM