08 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Considered to be a male-dominated industry, Bollywood sometimes celebrates woman power with aplomb. In the past decade, several such movies with power-packed female characters have come to the fore.
07 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Expressing concern about the lack of basic amenities including toilets and drinking water at the courts in the state, the Bombay High Court on Friday directedMaharashtra government to take appropriate steps.
04 Mar 2014
Washington: As the developing world struggles to find ways to tackle the scarcity of usable water, most people in the United States are unaware of the ways to conserve water and have only a vague idea of how much water is used for different activities.
01 Mar 2014
Rishikesh: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday advocated creation of a zero-pollution zone in the hill state to present a model of environment conservation to the world.
04 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw: Despite decades-old disputes over sharing of waters between Bangladesh and India, notably from the Teesta river, Dhaka hopes it can finalize a host of treaties with New Delhi.
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government on Friday cleared central assistance of over Rs 871 crore for construction of a sea water desalination plant in Chennai.
21 Feb 2014
Beijing: Chinese capital has issued a yellow alert for heavy air pollution over the next three days, with children and the elderly being advised to stay indoors.
26 Feb 2014
New Delhi: With the larger goal of fighting the challenging battle of sanitation and water management in India, a new environment friendly sewage treatment plant (STP) has been set up in Delhi's Timarpur area as a pilot project.
22 Feb 2014
Beijing: Smog continued to blanket China's north and central regions for the third day on Saturday, prompting the National Meteorological Centre (NMC) to issue a yellow alert for air pollution.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday took strong exception to reported move to reverse erstwhile Arvind Kejriwal-led government's decision to provide 20 kilo litre of free water per month to Delhi residents and accused Congress and BJP of being behind the "anti-people" decision.