Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent, Pune
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2019 04:16 PM IST
Under the government of India’s ‘Startup India’ initiative, a total of 19,351 startups have been recognised so far out of which Maharashtra ranks first with 3,661 startups, which is followed by Karnataka with 2,847 and Delhi with 2,552.
By Prerna Singh Bindra
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 01:31 PM IST
Twelve years ago Basai had fields, pastures, pockets of scrub forests, six ponds and 260ha wetland. Today, this home to 20,000 birds has been ‘plotted’ and the MCG has started building a waste processing plant
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 06:57 PM IST
The housing project at East Kidwai Nagar will offer 4,608 units for central government employees against the 2,444 houses that previously existed here. It will also include office and commercial spaces.
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 11:07 AM IST
HT visited six locations in the area where mangroves have been destroyed or wetlands reclaimed. The results are worrying.
By Brahma Chellaney
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2018 08:02 AM IST
No country is more affected by China’s assault on the Himalayan ecosystems than India. Yet India’s silence is conspicuous. India, perennially mired in petty domestic politics, must speak up on China’s environmental onslaught before it is too late
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Malavika Vyawahare
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 11:51 PM IST
According to a ministry-sponsored report, the total cost of land degradation, desertification and drought was 2.54% of India’s GDP in 2014-15.
Agence France-Presse, Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2018 11:00 PM IST
The heatwaves are linked to an overall rise in average sea surface temperatures consistent with climate change effects.