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Trees - a feasible option for cutting down air pollution around factories

It is the plants and not technologies for cleaning the air near a number of industrial sites, roadways, and oil and gas drilling sites.

08 Nov 2019 8:09 AM

Art of the dead: Beauty that lingers in Rome’s trees

Sculptor transforms Rome's dead trees into art.

20 Oct 2019 10:42 PM

Country to get BS-VI fuel from next April: Environment minister Javadekar

An investment of Rs 60,000 crore has been made for this. It vehicular pollution by 80-90 per cent, said Prakash Javadekar.

08 Oct 2019 8:45 PM

UK couple grows trees that directly turn into chairs

From tree to chair without the carpentry: UK couple grows furniture.

24 Sep 2019 1:15 PM

Man to plant 50 trees as punishment by Delhi HC for power theft

The high court set aside the trial court's order framing charges against the man and discharged him of the offence under Electricity Act.

11 Aug 2019 12:12 PM

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Want to plant trees on all deforested hills: 9-yr-old Valentina Elangbam

Elangbam said that she feels hurt when people cut down trees. She even aspires to become a forest officer in future.

10 Aug 2019 12:57 PM

Here’s how to deal with climate change by planting more trees

An additional 1 billion hectares of forest will be required to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2050.

07 Jul 2019 11:26 AM

Borivali residents suspect trees being poisoned

According to the locals, the alleged poison holes were first discovered in the trees on December 26.

06 Jan 2019 1:50 AM

Life through the lens

Talking about his journey he says, “Being a photographer I am lucky as I can click pictures of our country.

19 Aug 2018 12:15 AM

Africa's iconic baobab trees dying off at alarming rate

Climate change is a suspected factor but no definite cause is known.

12 Jul 2018 6:59 PM

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Pollution causing tree malnutrition in Europe: Study

European pollution limits may be set far too high.

25 Jun 2018 5:07 PM

Indian tree seed to bring water to millions

According to the UN, 2.1 billion people lack access to safe drinking water.

22 Jun 2018 6:44 PM

Christ's 'crown of thorns' tree may help in climate change fight: Researchers

Israeli scientists researching climate change are at work studying the Ziziphus Spina-Christi, commonly known as Christ’s Thorn Jujube.

02 Apr 2018 11:41 AM

Stressed cocoa trees produce tastier chocolate: study

Cocoa trees grow in hot and humid climates near the equator.

07 Dec 2017 2:37 PM

Does nature make us happy? Science says yes

Being in nature increases general happiness and well-being.

23 Nov 2017 1:15 PM

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New Zealand aims to go green with electricity with, tree planting

New Zealand’s incoming government planning to plant 100 million trees each year to ensure the electricity grid runs entirely from renewable energy.

25 Oct 2017 10:49 AM

Living next to a forest is good for the brain, says study

Study shows living near abundance of trees makes adults les stressed by strengthening area of the brain that controls emotional processing.

20 Oct 2017 3:07 PM

Trees ‘causing traffic’ to be razed

31 trees between Aurobindo Marg & Andheria Mod stretch to be axed for project.

02 Jul 2017 2:19 AM

Mumbai: HC vacates stay on cutting of trees for Metro III project

The bench noted the Metro project will help the city's prosperity grow.

05 May 2017 8:19 PM

Trees would not be cut down if they were voters: Delhi High Court

The court was hearing a PIL initiated by it on the issue of air pollution and its causes, one of which was decline in green cover in Delhi.

06 Mar 2017 5:58 PM

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