The Maha Kumbh of COVID and environmental risks

India, April 17 -- The Kumbh Mela was first mentioned in the accounts of Hiuen Tsang, the famous Chinese traveller who visited India in the seventh century. The grand event, with a 2,000-year-old hist... Read More

Green hydrogen: Viable solution for future energy needs

India, April 8 -- In the relentless pursuit to power the world of tomorrow, humanity is tirelessly involved in its quest to discover newer fuels that are cleaner and more efficient. The express reduct... Read More

time to rein in agri ghg emissions

India, March 24 -- Food security is assuming a critical role in ensuring the prosperity of nations. According to a report by the Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation, world food production mu... Read More

Cumulative efforts must to save sparrow from extinction

India, March 19 -- The humble house sparrow or Passer domesticus is a bird most of us grew up with. The chorus of chirping that greeted one at sunrise and sunset was as good as clockwork, but slowly a... Read More

A digital push to farming for the environment's sake

India, March 10 -- The Indo-Gangetic Plain (IGP) is a 2.5-million sq km fertile plain that is the backbone of Indian agriculture. It has greatly contributed to the country's food security and the gree... Read More

Bumps in the way of adoption of EVs in India

India, Feb. 25 -- Rising fuel prices, a nascent electric vehicle (EV) support infrastructure and the recently-announced vehicle scrappage policy amid worrying pollution levels, are creating an unprece... Read More

Govt indifference plaguing the solar energy sector

India, Feb. 20 -- In a country where the Sun is worshiped, solar power is justly considered the energy of the future. Solar power's abundant availability in India not only ensures scalability but also... Read More

Climate change, Govt apathy scripted the glacial burst

India, Feb. 9 -- On a calm Sunday morning, the sound of gushing water stirred fear in the minds and hearts of the people of Chamoli district in Uttarakhand as it reminded them of the fateful day in 20... Read More

Environment put on the back foot by the Budget

India, Feb. 5 -- The Union Budget has always been a hit and a miss and this year is no different as the annual financial statement for the year 2021-22 brought cheer to a section of the 1.38 billion-s... Read More

Budget must put the environment front and centre

India, Jan. 28 -- The fall in India's daily COVID -19 caseload has been reinforced by the launch of the vaccination drive. Assuming that the core phase of India's fight against the virus is over, it i... Read More