By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 23, 2021 11:07 PM IST
The 182-day mega-event in Dubai aims to address environmental challenges, such as climate change, plastic pollution and biodiversity conservation, through a collaborative and people-centred strategy.
By Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 09, 2021 10:42 PM IST
A report published by Centre for Science and Environment pointed out that 16 states have witnessed a significant rise in number of forest fires as well as warmer than usual winter, monsoon and post-monsoon seasons.
By Jayashree Nandi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2021 07:45 AM IST
- Information uploaded on the Union environment ministry’s Parivesh website suggests that multiple infrastructure projects are being considered by an expert appraisal committee (EAC) and a coastal regulation zone (CRZ) committee.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 06, 2020 09:45 PM IST
In his message to the nation to mark the celebration of the ongoing Wildlife Week, the prime minister said India’s commitment to wildlife protection and conservation is strong.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 09:30 PM IST
Conceived by Purpose Climate Lab (PCL), the map is part of the Biodiversity by the Bay campaign, run by citizens’ collective, Ministry of Mumbai’s Magic and other partner organisations
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2020 12:55 PM IST
Ministry of Commerce and Industry has informed Parliament that the area under oil palm cultivation has increased from 3 lakh hectares in 2015-16 to 3.57 lakh hectares in 2019-20
Gandhinagar | By Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 04:45 AM IST
The focus on preserving biodiversity, especially migratory species, comes after a UN report last year warned that around one million animal and plant species face extinction, many within decades.
Mumbai | By Swapnil Rawal
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 03:34 AM IST
On Monday, MMRCL managing director Ashwini Bhide, at a debate on the project, had said the project was not feasible without a depot at Aarey.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 04, 2019 06:33 AM IST
As per the Biological Diversity Act 2002 and Rules 2004, in each gram panchayat, a BMC has to be formed for conservation and better management of the natural resources by the indigenous population in a particular area.
Rome | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2019 01:22 PM IST
Thirty-two leading companies in the fashion and textile industry have given themselves a set of shared goals under a Fashion Pact aimed at reducing the environmental impact of their business.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Preety Acharya
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2018 04:33 AM IST
The district magistrate has asked the Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development authorities and the forest department to identify wetlands in Gautam Budh Nagar so groundwater levels and biodiversity can be maintained.
Thiruvananthapuram | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 07, 2018 03:13 PM IST
Kerala chief minister Pinayari Vijayan’s office in a Facebook post said data collection for assessing biodiversity loss and impact on biodiversity and ecosystems will be completed within one month.
Hindustan Times, Jodhpur | By Dinesh Bothra, Jodhpur
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2018 10:17 PM IST
The first noticeable change came when desert rodents were driven away to drier areas and replaced by those living in the areas with abundant water supply.