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Cabinet approves ‘environment pact’ signed by BRICS nations

The Union Cabinet gave its final approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed among the BRICS nations on environmental cooperation at large. Notably, The agreement was signed during the 10th BRICS Summit in South Africa in July this year. Moreover, As per a statement,

WMO El Niño/La Niña Updates

Download pdf versions: English Français and Español El Niño and La Niña cycle has impacts all over the globe. For example, El Niño years are one factor that can increase the risk of colder winters in the United kingdom. We now much understand these effects and reproduce many

The Prospect of Renewable Energy in India

Despite being beneficial in accumulating the exact energy, from the various resources, it is highly essential to utilize the alternative natural sources instead of deposited underground minerals. Most of the developing countries still endeavoring to utilize the renewable energy in the attempt of the impoundment

Measures to tackle dust pollution

“The Government has taken several steps to address air pollution which inter alia, include notification of National Ambient Air Quality Standards; setting up of monitoring network for assessment of ambient air quality; introduction of cleaner / alternate fuels like gaseous fuel (CNG, LPG etc.), ethanol

Mother Earth She needs our love

This beautiful, bounteous, life-giving planet we call Earth has given birth to each one of us, and each one of us carries the Earth within every cell of our body. The Earth is our mother,nourishing and protecting us in every moment — giving us air

International Day for Biological Diversity 2018

The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. When first created by the Second Committee of the UN General Assembly in late 1993, 29 December (the date of entry into force

Swachh Bharat Summer Internship

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, the convening and coordinating Ministry of Swachh Bharat Mission, in association with the Ministry of Human Resource Development, has come up with the innovative ‘Swachh Bharat Summer Internship (SBSI) 2018’aimed at engaging the college youth with  Swachhata work