So far, only 652 vehicles have been deployed when the target was 10,000, said Union Minister of State for Power and Renewable Energy RK Singh in the Lok Sabha
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As told to Parliament (July 23, 2019): Oral cancer leading cancer among men in India
Banning fake news endangers free speech, press freedom
Jharkhand govt must engage with Khunti citizens, protestors demand
Activists want withdrawal of FIRs, sedition charges in response to Pathalgadi movement
Green issues were important for Sheila Dikshit at all times
Down To Earth Editor Sunita Narain remembers the three-time chief minister of Delhi who passed away on July 20, ...
World Bank pulls out of Amaravati construction project
The Bank, which was to lend $300 million to the project has said it will no longer be involved, ...
Adani has set a dangerous precedent in requesting scientists’ names
profound concerns raised by climate change and fossil fuel emissions are shared by many scientists around the world. This ...
Call to strengthen infrastructure for quality assurance
Any measuring equipment in a country should be calibrated through a measurement chain, says National Physical Laboratory’s Director Dinesh ...
As told to Parliament (July 16, 2019): 8,572 vacancies for doctors in rural areas to be filled
All that was discussed in the House through the day
Solan building collapse: Wake-up call to end illegal, unscientific construction
The fragile hilly terrain endures haphazard construction without proper clearance, land evaluation mechanism
As told to Parliament (July 15, 2019): 351 polluted river stretches on 323 rivers identified during 2018
As told to Parliament (July 11, 2019): Road accidents declining across India since 2015
As told to Parliament (July 10, 2019): Illegal mining of monazite prohibited
Ajodhya villagers, forest dwellers stop Bengal govt project at court for now
The state government acquired the land for Turga Pumped Storage Project illegally, ruled the Calcutta high court
As told to Parliament (July 4, 2019): Most funds for vulnerable tribal groups not utilised
Kill ‘dwarves’, recommends ‘creatively destructive’ Economic Survey
India’s small firms are holding back growth and job creation; government plans for something else to tide over job ...
As told to Parliament (July 3, 2019): 88 people died cleaning sewers in 3 years
As told to Parliament (July 2, 2019): Japanese encephalitis deaths increasing in Assam
As told to Parliament (July 1, 2019): India world’s largest groundwater user
African countries and the state of their environments: the best and the worst
Countries with poorer governance didn’t necessarily have a worse environmental outcome
As told to Parliament (June 28, 2019): Delhi's ozone levels were beyond limits between 2016-18
As told to Parliament (June 27, 2019): Rs 3,470 crore spent on POSHAN Abhiyaan
As told to Parliament (June 26, 2019): India needs 5,191 more fire stations
Inquiry into bogus Gram Sabha NoC in Bailadila delayed by a week
The NoC was given by the Gram Sabha of Hiroli village to NMDC for mining in Bailadila in 2015