Maharashtra government has stated that the draft Environment Impact Assessment notification fails to align with the United Nations’ Paris Agreement on Climate Change and poses a great threat to India’s goal of achieving sustainable growth.
In the late 1960s, the US saw regular, choking smog descend over New York City and Los Angeles, 100,000 barrels of oil spilled off the coast of Santa Barbara, California, and, perhaps most famously, fires burning on the surface of the Cuyahoga River in Ohio.
On a farm in France, firefighters beat down the flames that had turned a field of wheat black, but they were too late to save the combine harvester.
Members of village panchayats and town panchayats in Padmanabhapuram Assembly constituency in Kanniyakumari district sent postcards to Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar against Environment Impact Assessment Notification 2020 in its present form.
Coronavirus is changing the world in unprecedented ways.
Indigenous researcher and youth activist Archana Soreng first heard the term “climate change” only a few years ago.
— Kuwait celebrated on Wednesday International Youth Day to showcase the “substantial” role of the youths at the local, national, and global levels.
Mauritius is on the brink of an ecological disaster after a Japanese vessel MVWakashio ran aground off the southeastern coast of the island of Mauritius on 25 July 2020.
In 1971, to the backdrop of a funky jazz rhythm, musician and poet Gil Scott-Heron declared that “the revolution will not be televised”.
Craftsman Mohammad Zakir, 35, who lives in a low-lying area of Karachi’s Orangi Town, does not recall the authorities ever cleaning out the stormwater drain serving his neighbourhood.