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Bihar bans use of bottled water in govt offices to protect environment

In a first of its kind in the country, the Bihar government has directed its officials not to use bottled water in government offices and meetings, in a bid to protect the environment and to......

Centre steps in to protect Assam's rare rhinos

Union Minister of Environment and Forest Prakash Javadekar on Friday expressed anguish over the unabated poaching of the rare one-horned rhinoceros in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and the......

Tianjin: Explosions hamper cyanide clearing work at blast site

The explosions took place as rescuers began cleaning hundreds of tonnes of cyanide at the blast site, most of which was unaffected raising fears of the possibility for contaminating air and water......

Tianjin explosions: Fire continues to rage; toll mounts to 56

Firefighters run as smoke rises at the site of the explosions at the Binhai new district in Tianjin, China. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters Over 1,000 firefighters aided by military experts trained......

Necessary to preserve cow, its progeny: Maharashtra govt on beef ban

Justifying its controversial ban on slaughter of cows, bulls and bullocks and consumption of their meat, Maharashtra government on Monday told the Bombay high court there is a need to protect and......

US award for ArcelorMittal

Recognising its contribution to environment protection through energy efficiency, the US government has selected Indian billionaire Lakshmi Mittal-led ArcelorMittal for its Energy Star Partner of......

Centre set to seek Rs 426 cr in damages from Nestl

To move NCDRC on behalf of consumers over alleged unfair trade practices by the firm The Centre looks set to seek a compensation of around Rs 426 crore (Rs 4.26 billion) from Swiss food major......

Now, govt to use MNREGA for rescue of cows

Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said the Centre was mulling a scheme to provide farmers free fodder to dissuade them from selling cows that have stopped producing......

Is the era of commodity mega-projects over? Hmm...looks like

Projects in other developed countries, such as Canada, and even in developing nations like Mozambique and Indonesia are also in limbo Threat to the Great Barrier Reef sealed the fate of Adani's......

Aussie court revokes approval for Adani's Carmichael coal mine

Adani attributed the ruling to a 'technical legal error' and said it was confident the matter would be rectified An Australian court on Wednesday revoked the government's environmental approval for......

Zhangjiakou has training schools and overseas projects for winter sports, says mayor

A villager walks along billboards with the bidding logo of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics near Genting Ski Resort, which could host some Olympic skiing events, in Chongli county of Zhangjiakou.......

Dhoni is brand ambassador for Save Tiger project

Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been made the brand ambassador of Jharkhand's 'Save Tiger' project.\\nHe was made the brand ambassador in a simple ceremony held at the official......

BCCI invited to register as Nat sports federation

Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Tuesday sought to strike a cordial note with the Board of Control for Cricket in India by inviting it to register as a national sports federation (NSF) with the......
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Beyond mere smart cities

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A faculty member of the Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul... ...

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Meet the Northeast India Social Impact Award winners

The Northeast Development Foundation launched the Northeast Social Impact Award (NESIA) in August this year, along with a conference and expo held... ...

http://social.yourstory.com/2015/09/nesia/
Madras High Court raps government for not protecting Pallikaranai lake

Chennai : The Madras high court on Wednesday come down heavily on authorities for allowing encroachers to occupy the ecologically sensitive... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150903/nation-current-affairs/article/madras-high-court-raps-government-not-protecting-pallikarana-0
GammaTech Adds New 15.6" Notebook to It's Rugged DURABOOK Notebook Line

From the Wires Model S15AB Comes with Full High-Def Resolution 15.6" Display, Latest Generation of Intel® Broadwell U Series CPU, Assorted... ...

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Timberland Plants Two Millionth Tree in China's Horqin Desert as Part of Its Commitment to Protect The Outdoors

Comments TONGLIAO, China, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland today marked the planting of a total of two... ...

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