New research published in Nature Communications Biology shows how plants can respond to blue light in particular by revealing the structure of cryptochrome-2, the molecule that reacts to blue light.
Updated on Jan 05, 2021 08:19 PM IST
California |Asian News International | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
These gardeners like a challenge. If it’s a plant that feeds on insects, grows in water or grows on other plants, you can count them in.
Updated on Dec 27, 2020 02:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Natasha Rego
Web portal www.solarchandigarh.com has detailed information on the scheme
Updated on Oct 13, 2020 11:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhHT Correspondent
The robotic system consists of a tracked vehicle suitable for negotiating rough terrain field, a device mounted on the tracked vehicle capable of holding the camera and pesticide spraying nozzle, a pesticide spraying module, and camera-based vision module, an institute spokesperson said on Thursday.
Published on Oct 08, 2020 12:44 PM IST
Kolkata |Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
Denizens do it all from insulating the house to stopping outdoor runs, to set themselves for this time of the year when the smog blankets their sky.
Updated on Oct 02, 2020 01:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Naina Arora, New Delhi
There’s a unique joy in watching plants grow. Nothing else can give us such exceptional happiness during this Covid-19 crisis
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 11:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |Hira Singh Bhupal
World Environment Day 2020: Moradabad doctor gives plants to patients, makes them pledge to save environment amid coronavirus
On the occasion of World Environment Day, a doctor in Moradabad’s private hospital handed out plants to patients and made them take an oath to grow more plants and save their environment.
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 12:51 PM IST
Moradabad |Asian News International| Posted by: Alfea Jamal
The lockdown may restrict us from planting trees outdoors but this Earth Day, expert suggest we do our bit and grow more plants indoors
Updated on Apr 22, 2020 11:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Nascimento Pinto
Indoor plants do a lot more than just add a dash of green to your decor. They can boost your overall wellness by being in your home.
Updated on Mar 08, 2020 05:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Sneha Mahale
A woman was taken by surprise when she found out that the plant she had been watering for two years was actually made of plastic.
Updated on Mar 05, 2020 11:17 AM IST
Washington D.C. |Asian News International
Hands over MC 40 acres to further allot to National Thermal Power Corporation; civic body to construct boundary wall for Samgoli project within two months
Updated on Feb 26, 2020 01:09 AM IST
Hillary Victor, Mohali
Even though the idea of plants sensing their own weight and thickening their stem accordingly sounds intuitive, this study is the first one to address this question in trees.
Updated on Feb 03, 2020 12:17 PM IST
London |Press Trust of India
Says agreement was drafted by Manmohan Singh govt and Akali govt implemented it verbatim
Published on Jan 08, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
Keeping plants on the work desk may significantly reduce anxiety among employees who are typically removed from exposure to healthy green environments, a study claims.
Updated on Jan 04, 2020 03:38 PM IST
Tokyo |Press Trust of India
Judicial magistrate Kharar, Krishnanuja Mittal also asked them to maintain peace and be of good behaviour during this period.
Published on Dec 04, 2019 12:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Shailee Dogra
The Mohali Industries Association (MIA) and the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) are all set to install a low-cost common effluent treatment plant at the focal point in Chanalon in Kurali for the metal surface finishing industry of Mohali and its nearby districts.
Updated on Nov 25, 2019 01:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times Mohali | Hillary Victor, Mohali
Javadekar, who holds the charge of information and broadcasting, was in Ludhiana as chief guest at the Sat Paul Mittal National Award
Published on Nov 11, 2019 11:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
Plants and trees may be better and cheaper options than technology to mitigate air pollution, says a new study.
Updated on Nov 10, 2019 09:53 AM IST
New York |Indo Asian News Service
A large portion of the Kopili Hydro Electric Plant was also inundated due to a rupture in the pipeline that carries 12,000 litres of water per second.
Updated on Oct 07, 2019 11:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati |Sadiq Naqvi
In a first, researchers have found that the smell molecules plants use to communicate with each other when under attack become more similar over the time of the threat .
Updated on Oct 04, 2019 05:47 PM IST
New York |Press Trust of India
A panel headed by noted ecologist Madhav Gadgil had in 2011 categorised Karwar as an ecologically sensitive zone-1 (ESZ-1) because of its rich biodiversity and vulnerability to natural disasters.
Updated on Sep 11, 2019 01:33 AM IST
New Delhi |Jayashree Nandi
Prince Charles teamed up with sustainable fashion discovers Vin + Omi to create an avant-garde collection of clothing made entirely from nettles, a common weed found around the world which will be supplied from his private Highgrove estate in Gloucestershire.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 03:14 PM IST
Washington D.C [USA] |Asian News International
Last year, 500,000 saplings were planted in a day. Scarcity of land has forced the forest department to reduce the overall plantation target of this year to 2.4 million from last year’s 3.2 million.
Updated on Aug 04, 2019 10:26 PM IST
New Delhi | Vatsala Shrangi
A 60-year-old guidebook, complete with beautiful illustrations and local names might help
Updated on Jul 01, 2019 08:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Rachel Lopez
District and sessions judge Rajendra Kumar Sharma ordered the four — Rama alias Ramlal Teli, Jaswant Dhobi, Dinesh Teli and Mohammad Hussain — on Monday to also provide evidence of the survival of the saplings every three months. The number of saplings is 10 times that of the trees they are accused of felling.
Updated on Jun 05, 2019 12:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | Rakesh Goswami
The latest policy is likely to make RWAs responsible for maintaining these saplings, giving them a higher chance of survival, an official said.
Updated on Jun 04, 2019 04:20 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | Kartik Kumar
Earlier this month, farmers in Haryana and experts had expressed fears of widespread contamination of GM brinjal in the state with the farmer accused of cultivating Bt brinjal in Fatehabad district admitting that he had been growing and selling the GM produce since 2017.
Published on May 18, 2019 12:58 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Justice Najmi Waziri passed the orders after the DHO expressed regret over the delay and voluntarily undertook to do some social work, including planting trees and encouraging sports among schoolchildren.
Published on May 07, 2019 02:41 AM IST
New Delhi |Richa Banka
“Therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 5 of the Environment Protection Act, 1986, you are hereby directed to show cause why the EC should not be kept in abeyance,” the notice reads.
Updated on Apr 22, 2019 08:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Baishali Adak
Pictures sent back January 12 showed plant shoots growing well nine days after the experiment was initiated, Chongqing University, which led the biological project, said in a briefing .
Updated on Jan 16, 2019 04:17 PM IST