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World Oceans Day 2020: What is the need for sustainable oceans?

The ocean is one of the most diverse places on Earth. They cover over 70 per cent of the Earth’s surface and hold 97 per cent of our planet’s water. According to the National Ocean Service, “the oceans produce over half of the world’s oxygen and stores 50 times more Carbon dioxide than the atmosphere. Many […]

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World Oceans Day 2019: India’s Contribution To Ocean Pollution

“Being out there in the ocean, God’s creation, it’s like a gift He has given us to enjoy”. – Bethany Hamilton An estimated 414 million pieces of plastic have been found washed ashore on the beaches of remote Cocos (Keeling) Islands in the Indian Ocean. United Nations states that 8 million tonnes of plastic end […]

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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

ICYMI: EIA Deadline & Mumbai Monsoon