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NASA images show the gravity of California wildfires

India, Sept. 7 -- Nearly 14,000 lightning strikes in the United States' California caused nearly 900 fires to burn through 1.5 million acres of land as of September Nearly 14,000 lightning strikes in... Read More


CSE calls for a 'green' recovery action plan on first International Day of Clean Air for blue skies

India, Sept. 7 -- The COVID-19 pandemic had deeply impacted public transport in India that was already in distress Delhi-based non-profit Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) unveiled a new analy... Read More


Global Eco Watch: BSF seized 2,800 kg of Bangladeshi hilsa being smuggled into India since February

India, Sept. 5 -- Down To Earth brings you the top happenings in the world of global ecology The Border Security Force has seized nearly 2,800 kilograms of Bangladeshi Hilsa in the last seven months ... Read More


Book Digest: Tracking COVID-19 damage to international politics, Indian economy reforms and more

India, Sept. 4 -- From stories of climate crisis to illegal wildlife trade in China, DTE tracks new, contemporary books on environment and development from leadingauthors False Alarm: How Climate Cha... Read More


Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (September 4, 2020)

India, Sept. 4 -- Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal Badshahpur drain The Gurugram Metropolitan Developm... Read More


Coronavirus update: SC dismisses plea of 6 opposition-ruled states, NEET and JEE to be held as scheduled

India, Sept. 4 -- The US CDC tells states to prepare COVID-19 vaccine by November 1, 2020 The Supreme Court September 4, 2020, rejected a petition by cabinet ministers of six non-BJP ruled states see... Read More


Fuel efficiency should be on carmakers to help economy, environment: Study

India, Sept. 4 -- US saved $5 trillion in fuel costs, prevented 14 billion tonnes of carbon from releasing into the atmosphere, as onus was on manufacturers to improve fuel economy, the study points o... Read More


COVID-19 to push 47 mln women to poverty, widen gender gap: Report

India, Sept. 3 -- To close the genderinequality, $48 billion will be needed, with this number potentially increasing if governments either act too late or fail to act The novel coronavirus disease (C... Read More


Dredging of river near Chernobyl could spell disaster for 28 million in Ukraine

India, Sept. 3 -- Pripyat river is being drained as part of the E40 inland navigation project to connect the Baltic and Black Seas The dredging of the Pripyat river that flows near the site of the in... Read More


Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (September 3, 2020)

India, Sept. 3 -- Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal Biomedical waste management in Madhya Pradesh The t... Read More