Cyclon Nivar to intensify into very severe storm by 5.30 p.m.

The cyclone is very likely to move west northwestwards and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry during Wednesday... Read more »

Pilibhit Reserve gets global award for doubling tiger population

The award was virtually presented to the principal chief conservator of forest (wildlife) of the state, Sunil Pandey, by UNDP's (United Nations Development Program)... Read more »

Trees are lungs, 315 fell when AQI & Covid at its worst: Plea in HC

A Division Bench of the high court presided ober by Chief Justice D.N. Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan issued notice over the petition filed... Read more »

Delhi residents wake up to coldest Nov morning in 17 years

However, Safdarjung recorded a dip in temperature to 6.8 degrees. The officials said that isolated places like Lodhi Road reported temperature falls below the... Read more »

India working to reduce carbon footprint by 30-35%

India is trying to reduce its carbon footprint by 30-35% today. The world was amazed when they got to know about it. We need... Read more »

Delhi AQI spikes to 309, weekend may be better

The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) soared from 273 in the morning and stood at 309 in the noon, as per the System of... Read more »

Poor sanitation poses major health risks in African nations

The paper highlights ways to improve management, generate industry from human waste, and improve sanitation for cities and households with poor faecal sludge management. Read more »

India needs to limit carbon emissions: G20 climate report

India, it said, is not on track for a 1.5 degrees Celsius world. To be on track, India needs to limit its carbon dioxide... Read more »

Tagged falcons visit India covering 33K km; then reach Somalia

Five Amurs were tagged with satellite transmitters last November in Manipur to identify their important migration routes in remote areas, two of them, who... Read more »

Bezos names 16 beneficiaries to his $10B climate fund

"I've spent the past several months learning from a group of incredibly smart people who've made it their life's work to fight climate change... Read more »

Weather condition, stubble burning lead higher pollution on Diwali

However, the report attributed its outcome to high share of stubble burning and meteorological conditions and perennial issue of deteriorated air quality during November... Read more »

Unbreathable: Public apathy shoots AQI to emergency level in Delhi-NCR

As per System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the effective Stubble fire counts (with sufficient potential) estimated reduced significantly to... Read more »

Environmentalists hail decision to declare Soor Sarovar as Ramsar site

Home to hundreds of bird species, migratory and locals, reptiles including more than 300 pythons, scores of species of fish, Keetham lake was declared... Read more »

Ban on firecrackers will help protect vulnerable groups

"Avoid crackers - save the mankind and environment. This can be achieved with the involvement of Government authorities and strict actions to be taken... Read more »

Animal activists rescue 8-ft-long crocodile in pain

The crocodile was rescued from a village pond in Firozabad after a fish hook got embedded in its mouth. A team of the Wildlife... Read more »

UN chief calls for stronger ties with SCO to fight climate crisis

"Ambitious multilateral action is urgently needed to save lives and livelihoods. The Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development underpin the work... Read more »

Haryana CM unveils 65 air purifiers, to be installed at 10 key locations

"With several sectors reopening, increase in vehicular movement and the initiation of the crop burning, the national capital region is chocking as air quality... Read more »

Toxic air: No quick recovery forecast

The national capital has been recording severe category air quality since the last six days. Delhi's air quality index stood at 488 micrograms per... Read more »

‘Declare health emergency in Delhi,’ 9-year-old climate activist requests govt as pollution spikes

The national capital has been recording severe category air quality since the last five days due to an increase in stubble burning and unfavourable... Read more »

Global lawmakers eager to restore US climate leadership

In his victory speech on Saturday night, Biden said he will "marshall the forces of science in the battle to save our planet". Read more »