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  • 27-Jul-2017
  • CAC adopts standards for three spices

    Codex Alimentarius Commission adopts three codex standards for black,green and white pepper,cumin and thyme.It will help the customers in identifying quality species and promoting global trade and availability.

  • 20-Jul-2017
  • NAFCC approves 3 projects in 3 different states

    National Adaptation Fund For Climate Change has approved three projects in Rajasthan,Gujarat and Sikkim to tackle climate change and increase the resilence of  vulnerable communities.The project helps to cover areas that are not covered by state or national schemes.

  • 19-Jul-2017
  • Ghost nets pose threat to Kerala Coast

    Ghost nets abandoned under the coast of Kerala has caused irreparable damage to marine eco sytem.Ghost nets are fishing nets that are abandoned in the sea due to various reasons.

  • 14-Jul-2017
  • India ranks 116 out of 157 nations for SDG index

    India ranks 116 out of 157 for Sustainable Development Index .It assess the performance of countries towards achieving the ambitious sutainable development goals.

  • 13-Jul-2017
  • Liu Xiaobo ,Nobel Laurete while in jail passes away

    Liu Xiabo,the renegade chinese intellectual passes away due to liver cancer.Liu Xiaobo,kept vigil in Tiananmen Square in 1989 to protect protesters from encroaching soldiers,promoted a pro-democracy cahrter that brought him a long sentence.

  • 12-Jul-2017
  • NGT bans synthetic manja for kite strings

    National Green tribunal has banned the use of nylon and synthetic manja for the use of kite strings.Previous years the synthetic manja which was made of glass injured many humans and birds.Loss of lives were reported when the string accidently slit the throat of a rider when he was travelling in his bike. 

  • 08-Jul-2017
  • India emerging as a forerunner in climate change:WB

    World Bank has observed that India is now begining to hold the torch for climate changes all over the world.India is replacing coal for solar energy in many places.

  • 30-Jun-2017
  • SIERRA ODC buiding in Coimbatore gets second highest green rating

    SIERRA ODC in Coimbatore has been build with an emphasis on resources.Its a carbon neutral building,its energy is from solar panels and water is cent percent recycled.

  • 10-Jun-2017
  • NITI Ayog launches SATH programme

    National Institution for Transforming India has launched Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital.The vision of the programme is to intiate transformation in health and education sectors.

  • EU and France grant 3.5mn Euros to India

    EU and France as a part of Paris Climate Agreement has agreed to grant 3.5mn Euros to Indian cities of Nagpur,Kochi and Ahmedabad to curb emissions and conserve the sustainablity of the area.It is extended as a part of Mobilize Your City initiative.

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