'Punjab Contract Farming Act protects traders’ interests'
In April this year, the Punjab Assembly passed the Punjab Contract Farming Act. The new law provides a legal framework to regulate contract …
High Court orders sealing of tubewells at construction sites in Gurgaon
Order will impact 450 ongoing projects
Uranium traces in Punjab children
The search for the source has just begun
Grain of truth
India's public distribution system promotes rice and wheat. These water-intensive crops require more inputs and are less nutritious as compared …
पंजाब ने बनाई पुआल से बिजली बनाने की योजना, प्रदूषण में आएगी कमी
यहां पढ़िए पर्यावरण सम्बन्धी मामलों के विषय में अदालती आदेशों का सार
MoEF to do away with environmental clearance for mining minor minerals in areas less than 5 ha
Jayanthi Natarajan asks officials to take stock in various states
Punjab slips for sand mine, again
Ropar authorities plan mining in 776 hectares when only 30 hectares is allowed
Jalandhar village opposes waste-to-energy plant
Project developer, Jindal Urban Infrastructure Limited, could not answer queries satisfactorily at public hearing
Political parties show concern for environment in Punjab elections
Promise clean air and water; subsidies on solar appliances
Centre fund for rural development mismanaged
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, …
मुंबई में औद्योगिक प्रदूषण पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने एनजीटी पर छोड़ा फैसला
देश के विभिन्न अदालतों में विचाराधीन पर्यावरण से संबंधित मामलों में क्या कुछ हुआ, यहां पढ़ें
Jharkhand High Court directs removal of coal dumps from Damodar river bank
Coal waste dumps of Purnadih mines polluting the river
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 right blend
Ethanol, a safer alternative to MTBE, will now be mixed with petrol to curb emissions. Lopamudra Banerjee analyses the impact of this environment-…
पर्यावरण मुकदमों की डायरी: एनजीटी ने सभी राज्यों में पर्यावरण की बहाली के लिए कार्य योजना तैयार करने का दिया निर्देश
Towards zero discharge
Two textile cities, Tirupur and Ludhiana, explore ways to stop effluent discharge into streams
Is chemical the culprit?
Scientists in Bihar find a plausible link between pesticides and breast cancer
TERI recommends closure of some Coca-Cola plants
COVID-19: Punjab’s pond cleaning project gathers pace
The Punjab government generated employment of 1,052,524 man-days under the MGNREGA since May 12
Youngsters are getting hooked on flavoured e-cigarettes. Studies belie manufacturers’ claims