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01, Aug 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

'Time is not far away when people will have to carry oxygen cylinder', the National Green Tribunal (NGT) today said, pulling up authorities in Himachal Pradesh for not planting a single tree after clearing a forest area for a road project. Read News

05, Jun 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

The launch of this Tiger Express on World Environment Day is to highlight the significance of environment in our lives. The Railway Minister took personal interest in conceptualizing this train. This tourist train will be operated by Indian Railway PSU namely Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).Read News

05, Jun 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

For the first time, under the impetus of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the French Space Agency (CNES), space agencies of more than 60 countries agreed to engage their satellites, to coordinate their methods and their data to monitor human-induced greenhouse gas emissions.Read News

16, Feb 2016, by : Mike Gaworecki

New research paints a sobering picture about the water crisis looming over our heads.Previous studies have estimated anywhere from 1.7 and 3.1 billion people are already living with severe water shortages. But those studies underestimated the extent of water scarcity, according to researchers at the University of Twente in the Netherlands, who published their findings in the journal Science Advances last week.Read News

13, Dec 2015, by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the landmark climate change deal reached in Paris last night as the victory of "climate justice" and said there are no winners or losers in the outcome. He appreciated how every country rose to the challenge for reaching the agreement at the Conference of Parties (COP)-21. Read News

13, Dec 2015, by : FnF Correspondent

Amid cheers, hugs and tears of joy, delegates from 196 countries at the climate change conference here adopted late on Saturday the first universal pact committing them to curb global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius and outline a roadmap to raise $100 billion annually towards a green fund for developing nations.Read News

13, Dec 2015, by : FnF Desk

US President Barack Obama hailed the landmark climate accord reached in Paris as strong and historic, calling it the best chance to save the planet from the effects of global climate change. "American people can be proud because this historic agreement is a tribute to American leadership. Over the past seven years, we've transformed the United States into the global leader in fighting climate change," Obama said.Read News

09, Dec 2015, by : FnF Desk

In a bid to clinch a deal at the ongoing Paris climate conference, President Barack Obama is busy calling up various world leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He called up Modi 'to discuss the ongoing Paris climate conference', according to a White House readout of the call.Read News

30, Nov 2015, by : FnF Desk

In a blunt warning to rich nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told developed countries which powered their way to prosperity on fossil fuels that it would be "morally wrong" if they shift the burden of reducing emissions on developing countries like India.Read News

13, Nov 2015, by : FnF Desk

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart David Cameron here pledged to work together to tackle climate change and signed a memorandum to strengthen energy cooperation between the countries.Read News

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