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National Mission For Clean Ganga : Rejuvenation of Rivers in Uttarakhand

National Mission For Clean Ganga (NMCG): The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in its 36th Executive Committee has approved new projects for rejuvenation of six rivers in Uttarakhand. The projects shall cover the six polluted river stretches in the Kumaon region. About the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG): It was registered as a […]

What is Re-Wilding Of Abandoned and Injured Animals?

Re-Wilding Of Abandoned Or Injured Animals Under The Lens.: The recent attempt of Periyar Tiger Reserve (PTR) to reintroduce into the wild an abandoned nine-month-old cub named Mangala after rearing it in ‘captivity’ for two years has once again brought the controversial concept of ‘re-wilding’ of abandoned or injured animals under the lens. As per […]

IMD Doppler Radar in Mumbai

Doppler Radar: The India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) only Doppler radar in Mumbai, which surveys weather patterns and forecast, stopped working again , when the city was witnessing rainfall. In radars, a beam of energy– called radio waves– is emitted from an antenna. When this beam strikes an object in the atmosphere, the energy scatters in […]

Environment Ministry’s Memorandum : EIA

Environment Ministry’s Memorandum Stayed:   The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court has granted an interim stay on the operation of an office memorandum issued by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. The memorandum provided a procedure for the grant of post facto clearance to projects that have come up without environmental […]

Aatmairbhar Bharat : Self Reliance for Renewable Energy Manufacturing

Conference On Aatmairbhar Bharat :Self Reliance for Renewable Energy Manufacturing: Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) had recently organised a conference on “Aatmairbhar Bharat – Self Reliance for Renewable Energy Manufacturing”. India had one of the fastest rates of growth of Renewable Energy capacity in the world. It had pledged in COP-21 in Paris that by […]