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New diesel cars no better for environment than petrol cars -report

BERLIN | Wednesday, Sep 20 2017 IST

New diesel cars do not produce less of the environmentally damaging carbon dioxide than petrol cars, a group of newspapers cited the German Transport Ministry as saying on Wednesday, in a potential fu

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Leonardo DiCaprio announces $20 million environmental grants

Los Angeles |Wednesday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has announced that his Foundation will give $20 million in grants to more than 100 environmentally focused organisations.

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Agra environment fest addresses climate-related issues

Agra |Saturday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST

The Society for Preservation of Healthy Environment and Ecology and Heritage of Agra (SPHEEHA) and the Centre for Environment Communication (CEC) joined hands to organise a "Climate Connect Festival 2

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Environment at Yerwada Central Jail is very disciplined: Farhan Akhtar

Mumbai |Friday, 2017 8:45:04 AM IST

Actor Farhan Akhtar says the environment at Yerwada Central Jail is very disciplined and neat.

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Kutch in the monsoon: A must-visit destination (Environmental Feature) (With Images)

Bhuj |Friday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

White, fluffy clouds hanging low over green hills, little pools of still water teeming with migratory birds and an omnipresent cool breeze -- the semi-arid region of Kutch in Gujarat transforms into a

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On World Environment Day, activists want rivers declared as 'national asset'

Agra |Monday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

Earlier this year, a court declared that Ganga and Yamuna rivers should be treated as "living entities". But is that enough to spread awareness about saving the rivers in the country? Eco-warriors don

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