28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Government today exuded confidence in Lok Sabha that Ganga would be cleaned by July 2018 and said the return of aqua life in the river would be the biggest benchmark to prove that it has been rejuvenated and efforts towards its cleansing have succeeded.
17 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Expressing doubts over the second phase of the fortnight-long odd-even scheme, a scientist has moved the National Green Tribunal seeking independent monitoring of air pollution levels.
19 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today termed as "bizarre" the media reports that pollution levels in the national capital had spiked despite the odd-even traffic scheme.
22 Apr 2016
New Delhi: World's biggest religious gathering, the Kumbh Mela began this morning in Ujjain as Sun entered Aries and Jupiter entered Aquarius, releasing cosmic energies which are known for their healing capacities and the gift of immortality.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: India today joined hands with Germany to attain "pristine" status of Ganga by adopting river basin management strategies used for cleansing rivers like Rhine and Danube of pollutants.
21 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today accused the BJP of setting Delhi's dump yards on fire to sabotage the city government's flagship odd-even restrictions on plying four-wheelers for reducing pollution in the national capital.
22 Apr 2016
Ujjain (MP): The month-long Simhastha (Kumbh) mela, one of the largest congregations of Hindus, began here today with the arrival of Juna Akhara for a royal bath on the banks of Shipra river.
18 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Three days after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's odd-even scheme was implemented in Delhi, it faced its real test today when it witnessed maximum traffic during office hours.
14 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal yesterday claimed that the trial of the odd-even scheme on pilot basis during January did not actually bring down the pollution level as much as was expected but it did bring down the vehicular congestion on Delhi roads. Analysing several media reports regarding different pollution levels during the first phase of the odd-even scheme, Arvind Kejriwal signalled that the project in its second phase is all set for implementation on Delhi roads from tomorrow onwards.
21 Mar 2016
Kolkata: To ensure minimum damage to the ecosystem of the Sundarbans during this polling season, the district administration and political parties have decided to minimise carbon footprint in the islands.