Environment

Bangladesh Becomes First Country to Ban All Known Vulture-Toxic Drugs

Bangladesh Becomes First Country to Ban All Known Vulture-Toxic Drugs

February 24, 2021 at 9:35 AM 0 comments

With Bangladesh banning ketoprofen—a painkiller used widely to treat cattle—it […]

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Chandigarh became the first state or Union Territory in India to launch Carbon Watch, a mobile application to assess the carbon footprint of an individual

Chandigarh became the first state or Union Territory in India to launch Carbon Watch, a mobile application to assess the carbon footprint of an individual

February 23, 2021 at 9:46 AM 0 comments

Chandigarh became the first state or Union Territory in India to […]

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Power outages and water shortages as Texas shivers, says report

Power outages and water shortages as Texas shivers, says report

February 19, 2021 at 9:22 AM 0 comments

Misery deepens as a new storm threatens the US east […]

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A record deadly week for US avalanches in early February

A record deadly week for US avalanches in early February

February 13, 2021 at 10:39 AM 0 comments

2021 has brought a deadly avalanche season. “We’re only halfway […]

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing the World Sustainable Development Summit 2021 via video conferencing, in New Delhi on February 10, 2021.

PM Modi inaugurates World Sustainable Development Summit 2021

February 11, 2021 at 8:52 AM 0 comments

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday inaugurated World Sustainable Development […]

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Explained: How glaciers, glacial lakes form and why they break

Explained: How glaciers, glacial lakes form and why they break

February 10, 2021 at 9:27 AM 0 comments

The floods that slammed into two hydroelectric plants and damaged villages in Uttarakhand were […]

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Glacial lake burst or avalanche? Scientists to leave for Uttarakhand disaster site today

Glacial lake burst or avalanche? Scientists to leave for Uttarakhand disaster site today

February 9, 2021 at 7:37 AM 0 comments

The breach can be caused by several reasons — in […]

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NITI Aayog study to track economic impact of green verdicts

NITI Aayog study to track economic impact of green verdicts

February 8, 2021 at 7:35 AM 0 comments

The NITI Aayog — the government’s apex thinktank — has […]

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Balasore to get country’s first thunderstorm research testbed

Balasore to get country’s first thunderstorm research testbed

February 6, 2021 at 10:17 AM 0 comments

Odisha’s Balasore will get the country’s first thunderstorm research testbed, […]

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