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BRICS to include 'Green Good Deeds' movement in next ministerials

May 19 2018

"The BRICS Ministerial on Env has agreed to include 'Green Good Deeds' in its official agenda in the next Ministerial in Brazil and another meeting in Russia."

Env min launches scheme to train 5.5 lakh green skilled workers

May 14 2018

The Env Ministry launched its full fledged Green Skill Development Programme that aims to train over 5.5 lakh workers in environment sector by 2021.

India's ecology supported by migratory birds: Minister

May 12 2018

Calling for bird conservation on "World Migratory Bird Day", Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said that India's rich ecology is supported by a wave of migratory species.

Bengal will have better days if people choose BJP: Harsh Vardhan

May 09 2018

Union Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday claimed the people of West Bengal will be better off if they shift their allegiance towards the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

HP CM urges Centre to clear projs for preserving state resources

Apr 23 2018

Thakur urged Harsh Vardhan to grant clearances to HP govt projs aimed at preserving the state's natural resources.

Govt says no decision made yet on separate times in India

Mar 21 2018

Amid demands for separate time zones in the country, especially by the northeastern states, the government said it has not made any decision on the matter.

Env min okays plan to tackle air pollution in Del-NCR

Mar 12 2018

The plan has a number of measures including actions to reduce vehicular emissions and control dust from constructions.

Clean air campaign will be replicated in 100 non attainment cities

Feb 24 2018

Delhi's air quality did not return to the "very poor" category after the start of the clean air campaign a fortnight ago, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said.

Delay in afforestation act rules threatens tribals, forest dwellers

Feb 14 2018

Jairam Ramesh said the Centre's delay in making draft rules for Afforestation Act 2016 posed a "serious threat" to rights and livelihoods of tribals and forest dwellers.

Environment ministry to support skill development of over 5 lac youths

Feb 13 2018

Harsh Vardhan said that in the next three years, his ministry plans to support the skill development of over five lakh youths in sectors related to environment.

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