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  • Death Toll Reaches 5 in Uttarakhand Wildfires

    Five people have lost their lives and over 1,000 hectares of forest have been ravaged by wildfires in Uttarakhand since last November. The fires, attributed to human activity, have caused immense ecological damage.

  • Sustainable ways to Plan an Eco-Friendly Wedding

    Weddings are a time for joy, celebration, and commitment. But they can also be a major source of waste. If you're looking for ways to have a more eco-friendly wedding, there are many creative and sustainable options available.

  • Kerala Sizzles Under Heatwave, Schools and Colleges Shut Till Monday

    Kerala is battling a scorching heatwave, prompting authorities to close all schools and colleges until May 6th, 2024. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted extremely high temperatures, with some areas expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit). High humidity levels are further exacerbating the heat, making it feel even hotter.

  • Lok Sabha Elections 2024 continue amidst scorching heatwave

    Voting for Lok Sabha Elections 2024 is taking place today, April 26, in 13 states and union territories across the country. Today people may have to face severe heat while voting. The temperature is expected to rise today in many areas of NCR including the capital Delhi.

  • World Earth Day 2024: Focus on "Planet vs. Plastics"

    World Earth Day is celebrated each year on April 22nd to raise global awareness about the environment and inspire action to protect our planet. This year's theme, "Planet vs. Plastics," highlights the urgent need to combat plastic pollution, a major environmental threat.

  • 4 Eco-Friendly Polling Booths established in Tamil Nadu

    In a progressive move towards environmental consciousness, Kancheepuram, a district in Tamil Nadu, India, has unveiled four eco-friendly polling booths. These innovative booths aim to minimize the environmental footprint associated with electoral processes. Embracing renewable energy sources, each booth is equipped with solar panels, ensuring a sustainable power supply throughout the voting period. This initiative not only reduces dependency on traditional energy sources but also sets a precedent for harnessing clean energy in public infrastructure.

  • J&K's Environment Suffering from Plastic Pollution

    J&K's breathtaking landscapes are marred by a growing threat - plastic pollution. A staggering amount, over 51,000 tonnes of plastic waste, is generated annually in the region. The problem lies not just in the quantity, but also in the lack of proper waste management.

  • Heatwave Alert Issued for Odisha

    The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a heatwave alert for Odisha, forecasting intense heatwave conditions till April 16th with maximum temperatures reaching 40°C. Even hotter temperatures are predicted for Balangir, Sambalpur, Titlagarh, Jharsuguda and Sonpur, with highs reaching 43°C from April 17th. The IMD defines a heatwave as occurring when the maximum temperature reaches above 40°C and is 4.5°C or more above normal.

  • Heatwave Alert in India: How to Stay Cool This Summer?

    India is expected to experience prolonged heat waves, especially between April and June. The IMD has forecasted heatwave conditions over parts of India for the next two days. Here are some tips to stay cool and safe during the hot summer weather:

  • An NGO Launches Sustainable Farming Program for Farmers in Pathankot

    The Roundglass Foundation, an NGO located in Mohali, has begun its Regenerative Agriculture Programme in the Pathankot area with the goal of halting the downward spiral of soil quality in the state.