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Old or new, cars must make way for buses

Write to the AuthorTransportEnvironment opinionsUrban 24 April 2015 - There can be two opinions about the efficacy and equity of the ban on diesel vehicles over...

Diesel pollution vastly underestimated, contributes to global deaths

Pollution from diesel trucks, buses and cars globally is more than 50 percent higher than levels shown in government lab tests, a new study...

How non-compliance is condoned: A short story

Write to the AuthorEnvironmental Law and RegulationGUJARAT 30 March 2016 - It was 2010 and much was happening in Mundra. What was once a relatively unknown...

There’s more than meets the Mumbai Eye

Write to the AuthorUrbanCities 06 July 2016 - Certain symbols seem to grip bureaucrats’ and politicians’ imagination when it comes to iconic edifices in a city....

New species of ‘see-through’ frog discovered

WASHINGTON: A new glass frog species with transparent skin through which its beating heart is visible has been discovered by scientists who warn...

CRZ: Why coastal communities are troubled by these three letters

Write to the AuthorFisheriesKARNATAKA 17 November 2015 - The coastline of Uttara Kannada district in Karnataka is poised at a critical juncture. Both the government and...

Govt unveils steps to curb Ganga silting problem

NEW DELHI: Within 24 hours of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar reiterating the state's demand for a national policy on desiltation of the...

UN chief calls on world to back Paris climate deal

NEW YORK: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on all leaders of government, business, and civil society to back the Paris climate change agreement...

Falling Returns from Fossil Fuels Prompt Energy Companies to Tap Growth Opportunities in the...

May 15, 2017 at 11:37 PM Robust growth in the Philippines, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar offsets China's slowdown, finds Frost & Sullivan's Energy...

Crying out for strong environmental regulator

Write to the AuthorEnvironmental Law and Regulation 17 April 2017 - On March 10th, a significant audit report that has probed into the state of environmental...

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Keppel-Puravankara Development acquires Metro Cash & Carry India’s land for Rs 405 crore in...

Keppel Puravankara Development Pvt. Ltd. (KPDL), is an associate of Bangalore headquartered and Singapore based Keppel Land, one of Asia’s premier property companies. Ashish R....

Haryana RERA acts tough, notices sent to 52 developers for delays The Haryana...

Officials from the authority said their first priority is completion of delayed projects. Of the 1,150 complaints received in the past year, as many as...

AAI starts shuttle service at Srinagar airport The Airports Authority of India (AAI)...

“Taking note of the inconvenience faced by air travellers at the Srinagar airport, the AAI has, on the instructions of K Vijay Kumar, advisor...

Accidents on Indian Railways reduce in last 12 months Safety comes first, says...

The safety performance review meeting was held by Chairman Railway Board Ashwani Lohani and the meeting was attended by all Railway Board members and...

Monsoon blues hit highway construction Monsoon blues hit highway construction the hardest in...

As a result, the highway construction rate during the April-August period fell to 23.26 km/day from the 25.55 km/day logged during the April-July period...