Sharp Decline In Vulture Population, From 40 Million To 19,000: Prakash Javadekar

The Union Environment Minister says the population of three species of endangered resident Gyps vultures – white-backed vulture, long-billed vulture and slender-billed vulture is 6,000, 12,000 and 1,000, respectively. There has been a sharp decline in the population of vultures in the country which has come down from 40 million to 19,000 in a span […]

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Varanasi: This Hostel Is Taking The 90 Days Challenge To Go Plastic Free

“A city with some of the planet’s most toxic air, Varanasi has done very little to curb air pollution and most plans to clean its air “remain on paper” Varanasi, known for its heritage, has been hitting the headlines for another reason: its growing air pollution. It is dealing with extreme air pollution which has […]

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Urgent Request to Authorities to take Immediate Peremptory Steps to Prevent Stubble Burning

Draft EIA 2020 not yet finalized; aims to bring violators under regulatory regime: Javadekar to Ramesh

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