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PM releases book titled The Birds of Ban New Delhi, Jun 28 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a book titled “The Birds of Banni Grassland” in New Delhi, on Tuesday. The book was presented to the Prime Minister by the scientists of Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology (GUIDE). 28-Jun-2016
IEA corroborates Greenpeace India's find New Delhi, June 27 (IBNS): The International Energy Agency in its recent report 'World Energy Outlook Special Report on Energy and Air Pollution' has reaffirmed Greenpeace India's previously-stated position on thermal power plants contributing significantly to high levels of air pollution. 27-Jun-2016
6.5 earthquake hits Tajikistan-Xinjiang Dushanbe, June 26 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter Scale hit Tajikistan-Xinjiang Border Region on Sunday,reports said. 26-Jun-2016
China tornado: Death toll touches 99 Beijing, June 26 (IBNS): The death toll in the tornado which hit east China's Jiangsu Province has touched 99, local media report said on Sunday. 26-Jun-2016
Monsoon rains disrupt Mumbai's train ser Mumbai, Jun 21 (IBNS): Suburban train services in Mumbai were badly affected on Tuesday with the monsoon hitting the city on Monday, according to media reports. 21-Jun-2016
Tata Power launches new campaign to save Mumbai/Kolkata, Jun 201 (IBNS: Tata Power, an integrated power company, has been working towards conservation and saving of Mahseer through its 'Act for Mahseer' movement. 20-Jun-2016
Indonesia: Floods, landslides kill 24 Jakarta, June 19 (IBNS) Heavy rainfall, which triggered floods and landslides in Central Java area of Indonesia has left at least 24 people dead, media reports said. 19-Jun-2016
Govt approves measures for conservation New Delhi, Jun 14 (IBNS): The Government has approved a series of measures for the abatement of pollution and for the conservation and preservation of lakes in Bengaluru. 14-Jun-2016
Bhopal gas survivor organisations ask PM Bhopal, June 14 (IBNS) Leaders of five organisations of survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal Tuesday announced the successful completion of the petition to the US Whitehouse in the matter of the criminal case on the disaster. 14-Jun-2016
Heavy rains lash Kolkata Kolkata, June 13 (IBNS): After reeling under intense heat and humidity for past few days, Kolkata and its adjacent areas, including several parts of Howrah, North and South 24 Parganas and Hooghly, received a heavy downpour with thunder squall on Monday. 13-Jun-2016
Bengaluru: Residents team up to plant sa Bengaluru, June 12 (Just Earth News): With the thought and vision of a greener and more sustainable city, the residents of Ranka Colony Road, Bannerghatta Road here came together to plant saplings on Sunday. 12-Jun-2016
Study links 2015 melting Greenland ice t Athens, June 12 (IBNS): A new study provides the first evidence that links melting ice in Greenland to a phenomenon known as Arctic amplification-faster warming of the Arctic compared to the rest of the Northern Hemisphere as sea ice disappears. 12-Jun-2016
Monsoon likely to hit UP, surrounding ar Kanpur, June 11 (IBNS): After monsoon commenced in coastal states of Kerala and Goa earlier this month, northern and central-northern states of Uttar Pradesh and its surrounding areas are likely to experience rainfall from June 20, according to reports. 11-Jun-2016
6.1 earthquake hits Nicaragua Managua, June 10 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale hit Nicaragua on Friday, USGS website said. 10-Jun-2016
Vodafone celebrates World Environment We New Delhi, June 10 (IBNS): Vodafone India is celebrating World Environment Week (June 6th – 11th) through an interesting ‘Green Initiative,’ aimed at encouraging the use of e-bills or Green Bills, thereby reducing the use of paper. 10-Jun-2016
Coal revenues suffer Rs 2,400 cr loss in Mumbai, Jun 9 (IBNS): The water scarcity crippling large parts of India has already cost coal power companies nearly 7 billion units in lost electricity generation, with an estimated revenue loss of Rs. 2,400 crore in the first five months of 2016 alone, according to an analysis by Greenpeace India presented at a press conference in Mumbai on Thursday. 09-Jun-2016
Much awaited southwest monsoon arrives i New Delhi, Jun 8 (IBNS): India Meteorological Department (IMD) announced that the southwest monsoon has finally arrived over Kerala on Wednesday and is expected to spread over a wider region in the next 48 hours. 08-Jun-2016
World Oceans Day 2016 focuses on prevent New Delhi, Jun 8 (IBNS): To emphasise on the importance of oceans in our lives, the United Nations has selected "Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet" as the theme for the World Oceans Day which is being celebrated across the globe on Wednesday. 08-Jun-2016
6.2 earthquake hits Mexico Mexico City, June 7 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter Scale hit Mexico on Tuesday, officials said. 07-Jun-2016
Monsoon likely to hit Kerala on June 9 New Delhi, June 7 (IBNS) Monsoon is likely to set over Kerala, its first destination in India, on June 9 heralding its advent in the country. 07-Jun-2016
NASA's GPM sees tropical storm Colin tak Washington, June 7 (IBNS) Although hurricane season officially began on June 1, we already have the third named storm of the season with the arrival of Tropical Storm Colin in the Gulf of Mexico. 07-Jun-2016
Tata Power plants nearly 25,000 saplings Kolkata, June 6 (IBNS): Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power company strongly believes in the importance of environmental conservation and is committed to the sustainable growth, protection and conservation of nature. 06-Jun-2016
Bangalore students turn green ambassador Bangalore, Jun 5 (IBNS) As part of the activities marking this year's World Environment Day, students at Greenwood High International School pledged to paint the town green. 05-Jun-2016
World's space agencies unite to face cli New Delhi, June 3 (IBNS): For the first time, under the impetus of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the French Space Agency (CNES), space agencies of more than 60 countries have agreed to engage their satellites, to coordinate their methods and their data to monitor human-induced greenhouse gas emissions. 03-Jun-2016
NASA Satellite finds unreported sources Washington, June 3 (IBNS) Using a new satellite-based method, scientists at NASA, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and two universities have located 39 unreported and major human-made sources of toxic sulfur dioxide emissions. 03-Jun-2016
Cutting down on truck pollution alone wi New Delhi, Jun 3 (IBNS) Despite the stringent action against trucks and the odd-and-even experiment, a new analysis by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) suggests Delhi’s pollution-congestion battle can get more difficult if it fails to contain motorisation within the city as well as the daily influx from outside 03-Jun-2016
Coal dependence worsens drought impact: New Delhi , June 3 (IBNS) Greenpeace India on Friday released data on the water consumption patterns of coal power plants in seven drought affected states – Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Chhattisgarh. 03-Jun-2016
IMD issues operational long range foreca New Delhi, June 2 (IBNS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD), Ministry of Earth Sciences, issues the operational long range forecasts for the southwest monsoon season (June-September) rainfall over the country as a whole in two stages in April and in June. 02-Jun-2016
6.5 earthquake hits Indonesia Padang, June 2 (IBNS): An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter Scale hit Indonesia on Thursday, reports said. 02-Jun-2016
DPI/NGO: Environmental challenges – a New York, June 1 (Just Earth News): While global citizenship means many things to many people, discussions at the sixty-sixth United Nations/Non-Governmental Organizations Conferencemaintained that cultivating empathy, a scientific appreciation for the natural world and responsibility towards future generations must be at the core of education for global citizenship. 01-Jun-2016
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