Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Environment

Environment

Supreme Court expresses concern over disappearance of wetlands

DELHI: The Supreme Court has expressed concern over "vanishing" of wetlands in the country and asked the Centre to explain about the "huge amount"...

Eco-tourism hub emerging near Vizag

VISAKHAPATNAM: The scenic Kondakarla Ava, one of the largest freshwater lakes in the country that is located at a distance of around 50 km...

Railways to reduce emission by 33 per cent by 2030

DELHI: Going green, the Indian Railways is stepping up efforts to reduce emission by 33 per cent in the next 10-12 years through sustained...

Great Barrier Reef damage worse than estimated: Australian experts

SYDNEY: The Great Barrier Reef can no longer be saved in its present form partly because of the “extraordinary rapidity” of climate change, experts...

Southwest Monsoon likely to arrive in Kerala on May 30

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The southwest monsoon is likely to break over Kerala on Tuesday, the IMD announced on Monday evening. With good rains lashing Kerala on Monday,...
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Ola, Mahindra to power electric mass mobility ecosystem in Nagpur

NAGPUR: Aiming to empower Nagpur?s electric mobility drive, Ola and Mahindra on Friday announced their collaboration with the Government of India in a first-of-its-kind...
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Drone to survey Nanmangalam forest

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Forest Department launched a drone to survey the flora and fauna in Nanmangalam forest on Monday, May 22. The technology was...

Protest against plan to develop Jog Falls into all-season waterfall

SHIVAMOGGA: Opposing the State government’s plan to develop Jog Falls into an all-weather waterfall, the environmentalists and residents of the villages that are fearing...

Nallamala Jungle Camp to promote eco-tourism

KURNOOL: Deputy Chief Minister K E Krishnamurthy, hailing the Chenchus for preserving their culture and identity, announced permanent houses, loans and highways for the...
Seeing terraced fields in the hills can cause you to stop and admire even in narrow Himalayan roads. In Uttarakhand

Link tourism to biodiversity, suggest experts

HARIDWAR: A three-day international conference cum workshop on ‘sustainable entrepreneurship development practices in tourism and hospitality sector in the Himalayan states’ was inaugurated in...