Delhi rains begin, more showers today

New Delhi, Feb 26: At present a cyclonic circulation prevails over Punjab and its adjoining areas. A trough is extending from this system across the states of Punjab, Haryana and North Uttar Pradesh. A Western Disturbance can also be seen over central parts of Jammu and Kashmir.

The westerly winds…

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155 waterbodies across Capital encroached upon, panel tells NGT

New Delhi ,Feb 25: A committee, headed by a former Delhi High Court Judge has informed the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that approximately 155 waterbodies have been identified across the national Capital that have been encroached upon

The committee, which had been constituted by the NGT to monitor the groundwater…

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Environmental Damage Could Have Offshore Wind Farms Clearance Cancelled

Delhi, Feb 21: An offshore wind energy project, if found causing environmental damage to marine ecology, could be cancelled, as proposed in the draft offshore wind energy lease rules, 2019 by the Indian government’s ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE). India plans to go big on offshore wind…

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Leopard captured by forest personnel in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (PTI) An elusive leopard, which had sparked panic in Palaspalli area of the city for the past two days, was captured by forest personnel near Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) here early Wednesday.

The leopared was trapped in a cage near the airport area here and was…

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India, Germany collaborate to combat air pollution at 3rd environment forum

PTI, New Delhi, 14th Feb- The Centre on Wednesday collaborated with the German government to combat air pollution and exchanged a joint declaration for the implementation of India’s National Clean Air Programme (NCAP).

The declaration was exchanged between the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and German environment agency UBA…

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