However, just sharing selfies with saplings will not guarantee the licence: the applicant will have to fulfill other conditions as well
The report claimed that India has emerged as a net exporter of copper since 2012 but this trend was offset in FY18-19 due to the shutdown of Vedanta's Tuticorin plant
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the SDMC to furnish action-taken report within a month.
The FAME scheme has proposed the establishment of about 2,700 charging stations in metros, other million-plus cities and, smart cities and cities of hilly states across the country
The equivalent of 1.75 planets would be required to produce enough to meet humanity's needs at current consumption rates.
MP Chief Minister Kamal Nath congratulated the people of the state and those managing its national parks, reserves, institutes and others establishments involved in tiger protection.
The tiger population in the country has grown from 1,400 in 2014 to 2,977 in 2019, according to the report.
At each review meeting, several promises are made but the Haryana Monitoring Committee has invariably noted huge gaps in planning and execution, it said.
The GIB is one of the heaviest flying birds endemic to the Indian subcontinent.
To facilitate charging infrastructure, Kant said newer models should be explored and start-ups must be facilitated in this area.
Floods in Assam claimed five more lives on July 26, taking the toll in the state to 80 even as water levels in all the affected districts receded further, an official report said.
In India, more than 10 million people have been affected across Assam, Bihar, parts of UP and other north-eastern states, including more than 4.3 million children.
Responding to a question in the Lok Sabha on July 26, Minister of State for Environment Babul Supriyo said the ministry gave permission to cut 1.09 crore trees for development purposes between 2014 and 2019.
The Central Railway (CR) appealed to the passengers not to try getting out of the train on their own as it can be risky.
The cancelled flights include seven departures and four arrivals.
Responding to a question in Lok Sabha, MoS for Environment Babul Supriyo said the ministry gave permission to cut 1.09 crore trees for development purposes between 2014 and 2019.
Earlier, the Chinese ambassador here said his country has provided India satellite data on the country's flood-hit regions to assist in New Delhi's flood relief efforts.
The series of tremors caused panic among residents who expressed concern over such mishaps recurring in the district, Palghar disaster management cell chief Vivekanand Kadam said.
NTPC said the plant shall be the most efficient power plant in the world, once it becomes operational, resulting in reduction of carbon dioxide emission by about 20% as compared to the conventional sub-critical technology.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel constituted the committee comprising representatives from the Central Pollution Control Board and the Kerala State Pollution Control Board.
Star tortoises, a vulnerable species, are regularly smuggled out of the country.Experts who helped draft plan hope next month’s verdict will be in their favour.
In May, Co2 levels in the Earth’s atmosphere crossed 415 ppm (parts per million) for the first time in recorded history.The study is based on data from the Atmospheric Infra-Red Sounder (AIRS) on board NASA’s Aqua satellite that analysed the annual mid-tropospheric Co2 concentration from 2003 to 2011.
With the extreme weather and natural disasters associated with climate change intensifying around the world, some asset managers are ramping up engagement with heavy polluters to demand a faster transition to a cleaner economy.
Out of the total of Rs 5,870 crore sanctioned under the National River Conservation Plan, the Centre has released its share of Rs 2,522 crore to states.
The epicenter of the quake was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh, the Met Office website stated.