Oct 17, 2019-Thursday

select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
news about Plant
Oct 07, 2019 22:07
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. read more
Oct 04, 2019 17:45
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 . read more
Sep 11, 2019 00:00
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. read more
Sep 04, 2019 15:12
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 Glouce... read more
Aug 04, 2019 22:04
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. read more
Jun 29, 2019 00:44
A 60-year-old guidebook, complete with beautiful illustrations and local names might help read more
Jun 04, 2019 23:36
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... read more
Jun 04, 2019 04:20
The latest policy is likely to make RWAs responsible for maintaining these saplings, giving them a higher chance of survival, an official said. read more
May 18, 2019 00:58
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... read more
May 07, 2019 02:41
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. read more
Jan 16, 2019 10:44
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 . read more
Jan 01, 2019 15:28
Known as the Hinjewadi Hills Green Army, the team of 25 volunteers was formed in June. read more
Dec 21, 2018 11:52
The concentration of pollutants like chloroform and benzene decreased due to the presence of the modified version of a common indoor plant - pothos ivy. read more
Dec 05, 2018 15:41
Saplings of banyan and peepal trees were planted along the roadside as a part of the plantation drive undertaken by the PMC in July and August. read more
Dec 03, 2018 00:04
Indian Railways plans to set up plants to generate 10 GW under the first phase of the initiative. This will also aid the railways in lowering its energy bill of around Rs 30,000 crore each year. read more