Alphonso’s last call?
The world’s best mango is perishing in coastal Maharashtra, which grows most of the crop. The culprits are climate change and unsustainable …
Modified and making trouble
Since its inception, the agro-biotech industry has had a unique selling proposition -- transgenic crops need lesser herbicides/pesticides than …
Other side of pesticides contamination
अब होगी कम खाद के साथ गेहूं की अधिक पैदावार, ग्रीनहाउस गैस पर भी लगेगी लगाम
गेहूं की खेती नाइट्रोजन प्रदूषण का एक प्रमुख स्रोत है, कार्बन डाइऑक्साइड की तुलना में, नाइट्रस ऑक्साइड 300 गुना अधिक शक्तिशाली ग्रीनहाउस गैस है।
New drug formulations to fight respiratory illnesses, superbugs
The drugs are much more effective than presently available drugs because of which patients can be prescribed smaller doses; used interchangeably, …
Bhopal gas tragedy: Dow Chemical may finally be held accountable
Madhya Pradesh High Court lifts stay that prevented company from being summoned
Excessive nitrogen is causing "nitrogen stress" in flora and fauna
Dow in the dumps?
विशाखापट्टनम गैस लीक: लापरवाही बरती तो फिर हो सकता है हादसा: पर्यावरण मंत्रालय
मंत्रालय के अनुसार एलजी पॉलिमर प्लांट में बाकी बची स्टाइरीन मोनोमर को 20 डिग्री सेल्सियस से नीचे के तापमान पर रखना जरुरी है, ताकि ...
COVID-19 lockdown was a breather for Rajasthan’s lakes, rivers: Report
Low human intervention, stalled tourism helped improve quality of water bodies in the state
Natural source of fire retarding chemical identified
Presence of polybrominated diphenyl ethers, used in insulation among other things, in the environment was till now attributed to human activity
Metallic lustre in food
The magician farmer
How a farmer from Bihar used magic tricks to convert others in his village to organic farming
Industrial units in Vapi continue to flout pollution norms
Union environment ministry had lifted moratorium in the area after state pollution control board promised to improve the situation
Cuddalore flouts rules
New industries set to increase pollution in the area
A requiem for the Bagmati
Use of toxic chemical HBCD severely restricted under Stockholm Convention
The persistent organic pollutant is used in building insulation, especially in the EU
The escape route
Punjab, which accounts for only 1.5 per cent of the total geographical area of the country, cannot continue producing for the whole country. It …
Incidence of cancer and other diseases have increased. But callous officials prefer to call it a 'coincidence'
Punjab: end of the revolution ?
Cost of production has spiralled, but the rate of increase in production has not shown a similar trend. Ecological and social costs, meanwhile, …
The vanishing lakes
There is more water than land in north Bihar. The rivers that ramble down from the Himalaya feed numerous depressions scattered all over the …
Test tube brinjal
Is the joyride over ?
There was fear in the 1960s. Would India continue to wait for food imports to feed itself? The scientific community came up with an answer that …
The Bagmati loses its way in Kathmandu amid political vacuum and urban chaos