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  • Greenpeace Analysis On Economic Cost Of Air Pollution

    Why in News According to a Greenpeace Southeast Asia (non-governmental organisation) analysis of cost to the economy due to air pollution, PM 2.5...

    19 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Gangetic River Dolphin

    Why in News Recently, a Gangetic Dolphin was beaten to death in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Killing the Gangetic River Dolphin is a punishable...

    18 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Pollution from Coal Burning: IEACCC

    Why in News A study by the International Energy Agency’s Clean Coal Centre (IEACCC) has stated that coal burning is responsible for heavy air...

    17 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • World Sustainable Development Summit 2021

    Why in News Recently, the World Sustainable Development Summit, the annual flagship event of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) was...

    13 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change

    Why in News New research from ‘The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change’ highlights the benefits to health if countries adopt...

    12 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Chamoli Flash Floods

    This article is based on “Rethinking run-of-the-river hydro projects” which was published in The Hindustan Times on 11/02/2021. It...

    11 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Climate Change Report on Hindukush Karakoram Ranges

    Why in News According to the 'Assessment of Climate Change over the Indian Region' report, snowfall over the higher reaches of the Hindukush...

    11 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Eco-Sensitive Zone Around Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

    Why in News The draft notification of the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change (MoEFCC) on an Eco-Sensitive Zone (ESZ) which runs...

    10 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary

    Why in News Over a lakh migratory water birds arrived at the Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh in winter 2020-21. Key...

    09 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Mission Innovation 2.0

    Why in News Recently, the Union Minister of Science & Technology addressed the Mission Innovation (MI) to mark the beginning of phase-2 of the...

    09 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Centre for Wetland Conservation and Management

    Why in News Recently, on the occasion of the World Wetland Day, the Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change announced the...

    04 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • NITI Aayog’s Proposal for Little Andaman

    Why in News Recently, a plan named the Sustainable Development of Little Andaman Island Vision Document by NITI Aayog for the sustainable and...

    01 Feb 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Nilgiri Elephant Corridor Case

    Why in News Recently, the Supreme Court (SC) appointed a conservationist as Member of a Technical Committee constituted in the October 2020 case to...

    30 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Green Tax

    Why in News Recently, the Centre announced its plans to impose a "green tax" on older vehicles in a move to disincentive the use of polluting...

    27 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Environment vs Development Debate

    Why in News Recently, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) in the Karnataka High Court claimed that the Environment Protection Act, 1986...

    23 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • India’s Draft Arctic Policy

    Why in News Recently, India drafted a new Arctic policy that aims at expanding scientific research, sustainable tourism and exploration of mineral...

    23 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Bio Medical Waste

    Why in News The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has recently directed various authorities to ensure compliance from the biomedical waste management...

    21 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Electronic Waste Management

    Why in News Citing huge gaps in compliance of electronic waste-management rules, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has recently ordered that...

    21 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Carbon Sequestration

    Why in News There has been increasing investments to develop technology in the field of Carbon Sequestration and fight the menace of climate...

    20 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

  • Adaptation Gap Report 2020: UNEP

    Why in News Recently, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Adaptation Gap Report 2020 estimated the annual cost of adaptation to the...

    16 Jan 2021 Biodiversity & Environment

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