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14 of World’s 20 Most Polluted Cities Are in India : WHO Report

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Delhi and Varanasi are among the 14 Indian cities that figured in a list of 20 most polluted cities in …

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Environment And Climate Change Gets Short Shrift in Union Budget 2018

The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley, (third from left) addressing a Post Budget Press Conference [image courtesy: PIB]

Soumya Sarkar, Juhi Chaudhary & Sapna Gopal As the Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rose in Parliament to present the …

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Is India’s goods and services tax bad news for Bhutan’s environment?

Vehicles lined up near the newly-completed Giant Buddha stupa in Thimphu, Bhutan [Image: Dawa Gyelmo]

The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan remained in isolation for centuries until 1961, when a road was completed connecting the …

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Rule on Prevention of Cruelty to Animals: Many a Conflict, Many a Doubt

Recently, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change(MoEFCC) came with the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Regulation of Livestock …

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