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German Artist Paints Sridevi In Eco-Friendly Colours

Apparently, Boney has big plans, like exhibiting her paintings and creating a documentary on her life and times.

08 Jun 2018 12:26 AM

Railways introduces bagasse-based food packaging on premium trains

Bagasse, fibrous remains left behind after extracting sugarcane juice, is being used to make disposable cutlery and containers.

06 Jun 2018 10:44 AM

Maha will be free of menace in year: Minister

Subhash Desai highlighted that recycling and disposal of plastic products is the extended responsibility of the manufacturers.

06 Jun 2018 2:08 AM

In bid to check e-waste, Rajasthan govt to buy it

Cash to be given for electronics, jute bag to be provided in exchange for plastic bags.

06 Jun 2018 2:00 AM

‘Media must be more vocal about nature’

Speaking on World Environment Day, Mirza, who has her own production house, said, “She was currently engaging scripts on that theme.”

06 Jun 2018 1:25 AM


Top firms pledge to cut plastic use on World Environment Day

PepsiCo will also pilot first-ever plant-based, 100 per cent compostable packaging for Lay's and Kurkure snacks products in India.

05 Jun 2018 7:45 PM

World Environment Day: Myanmar enterprise tries to make trash trendy

Chu Chu, which means "plastic" in Burmese, started in 2013 with just two workers.

05 Jun 2018 2:04 PM

World Environment Day 2018: India pledges to make 100 monuments plastic-free

From plastic clean-up drives to simultaneous beach clean-up activities – India will lead initiative.

05 Jun 2018 9:34 AM

This family has not used plastic bags for years to preserve environment

World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 every year for encouraging awareness and action for the protection of our environment.

05 Jun 2018 8:28 AM

Pollution control board calls for banning single-use plastics

Single-use plastics are used only once before they are thrown away or recycled.

05 Jun 2018 6:23 AM


Reuse, recycle for a cleaner, healthier India, and let’s cut use of plastics too

Studies show that plastic is produced more than any other human-made material, except cement and steel.

05 Jun 2018 6:12 AM

Contribute consciously to save the environment

Contribute to the environment by consciously making small efforts.

04 Jun 2018 5:51 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

India among top 5 nations in e-waste generation, says report

The global volume of e-waste is expected to reach 52.2 million tonne (MT) or 6.8 kg per inhabitant by 2021 from 44.7 MT in 2016.

04 Jun 2018 5:04 PM

Kartik Aaryan to gift trees back to nature to celebrate World Environment Day

The initiative by Tropicana will see brand plant at least 1,500 trees aimed at benefiting farmers in the Harda district of Madhya Pradesh.

04 Jun 2018 2:39 PM


Plough up the plastic

As World Environment Day approaches, the city buckles up to get rid of arguably the biggest threat to the environment: Plastic

04 Jun 2018 5:29 AM

India has set example by committing to beat plastic pollution: UN

The event was organised by New Delhi Social Workers Association and the United Nations Environment Programme.

03 Jun 2018 10:38 AM

East mayor ‘surrenders’ his official car, driver

The mayor said he was surrendering the travel facility “with effect from today till the end of his tenure”.

02 Jun 2018 5:35 AM

EU delegation to India to organise series of evnts on World Environment Day

In this year's theme, a conference on sharing best practices on plastic waste management will be held on June 1 at Vigyan Bhawan.

31 May 2018 1:33 PM

Juhu beach littered with garbage thrown back by sea

Environmentalists have stated that it is the strong wind action over the sea that is puking out plastic lying in the bottom.

29 May 2018 1:12 AM