The project, NTPC said, is in line with the government's Swachh Bharat Mission, promoting a healthy environment through proper waste utilisation.
There are plenty of young minds taking big steps to save the environment and create a sustainable future, back at home too.
Another 159 people were injured, including 84 who were hospitalised, many with broken bones and head wounds.
The social media challenge urges people to pick up trash around them and share before and after pictures of the transformation they brought about by cleaning an area.
The green panel said the absence of implementation of noise pollution norms affects the health of citizens, especially infants and senior citizens
The town of Sentani near the provincial capital Jayapura was hit by flash floods triggered by torrential rain on March 16.
Many houses have been damaged and bridges washed away in parts of the Manicaland province which borders Mozambique.
Swedish teen Greta Thunberg, who started the movement, believes that climate change is a children’s issue since it is her generation that will bear the brunt of the consequences of inaction
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel warned that the failure to do so may result in coercive action against the pollution control board of both states.
The green panel also said that it was leaving the issue to be dealt by the authorities concerned without expressing any opinion on merits at this stage.
The bench was hearing a plea which has sought a complete ban on the use of firecrackers across India on the ground that it gives rise to pollution.
China signed the Antarctic Treaty in 1983 that designates the continent as a natural reserve and prohibits commercial resource extraction.
The amendments to the Act were passed by the state assembly amid vociferous protests and walkout by opposition parties.
India and the EU will step up cooperation in research and innovation, Jean-Eric Paquet, Director-General of Research and Innovation, European Commission said.
Known as China's Hawaii thanks to its resorts and tropical beaches, Hainan is set to become the country's largest free trade zone.
The Swachh Survekshan awards 2019 were conferred by President Ram Nath Kovind at a ceremony.
India's national capital region (NCR) emerged as the most polluted region in the world in last year, data compiled in the new report states.
David Boyd said that over six billion people, one-third of them children, are regularly inhaling air so polluted that it puts their life, health and well-being at risk.
Describing forests and wildlife as the assets of the state, Banerjee said it is everyone's responsibility to conserve the spectacular bio-diversity.
India's air pollution levels have become a domestic crisis. Air pollution caused roughly 1.24 million deaths in India in 2017 alone.
The apex court posted the matter for further hearing on July 10.
The anthem has been launched in seven languages -- Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telegu, Malyalam and Kannada.
What left the desis more shocked is the pricing – what is available for a few pennies back home, is being sold at £8.50 per plate, close to Rs 700.
On-road diesel vehicles were responsible for nearly half of the health impacts of air pollution from vehicles worldwide in 2015.
The company pledged to make half of its shipments carbon neutral by 2030.