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Environment protection and Economic development must go together: Vice President

The Vice President of India, M. Venkakaih Naidu has said that Environment protection and Economic development must go together. He was addressing the Convocation 2018 of Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy, in Dehradun, Uttarakhan. The Governor of Uttarakhand, Dr. Krishna Kant Pal, the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Trivendra Singh Rawat, the Union Minister for Science […]

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India needs to ‘move fast’ to tackle air pollution: UNEP chief Solheim

No one thought air pollution was a big problem in India two years back but this is changing “rapidly” now, UNEP chief Erik Solheim said, asserting that the country has “ambitious” visions on environment. India should enhance its actions in three areas, renewable energy, mobility and transforming the agricultural sector, the Executive Director of the […]

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Trump to withdraw nomination of environmental pick Kathleen White

The Trump administration plans to withdraw its nomination of Kathleen Hartnett White, a climate change sceptic, to lead the Council on Environmental Quality, a White House official said. President Donald Trump in October nominated White, a former Texas environmental regulator who said that carbon dioxide should be considered the “gas of life” rather than a […]

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