Environmentalist(Search results - 11)
India14, Feb 2020, 9:13 AM
Former TERI chief and noted environmentalist RK Pachauri passes away at 79
The environmentalist RK Pachauri had earlier undergone an open heart surgery at the hospital but failed to recover. He is survived by his wife, daughter and son.
India29, Jan 2020, 7:04 PM
‘Green Economy’ pioneer India's Pavan Sukhdev Wins 2020 Tyler Prize
Since 2008, Indian banker-turned-environmentalist Pavan Sukhdev has been warning the world about the kind of climate catastrophe currently unfolding in countries such as Brazil and Australia. On Monday, January 27, 59-year-old Sukdev, was awarded this year's Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement, often called the "Nobel prize for environment", for "revolutionising how decision-makers would come to view the natural world".
India27, Jan 2020, 9:23 AM
Mann Ki Baat to be an excellent platform for sharing and growing together, says PM Modi
From gathering confidence in youth to hailing 107-year-old environmentalist from Karnataka, here are the key takeaways from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first episode of this year's 'Mann Ki Baat'
Politics13, Dec 2019, 1:33 PM
DePress Room | Environmentalists fighting for a better world
Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how protesters were barred from UN talks. Environmentalists and observers have been barred from UN climate talks in Madrid after a protest inside the conference.
India12, Aug 2019, 3:06 PM
Crocodiles in floodwaters: Trying to catch deadly creatures might leave you handicapped; here's what you need to do
Did you spot a crocodile or a snake in floodwaters, or maybe in your house? Well, don’t panic as an environmentalist explains what to do at the frightening moment
wildlife19, Nov 2018, 10:34 AM
Ambassador for tiger conservation Amitabh Bachchan labels them as man eaters: Bengaluru citizen
Bengaluru citizen claimed that Amitabh Bachchan had labelled tigers man eaters in show Kaun Banega Crorepathi and he should cease to be the ambassador for the conservation of tigers.
India26, Oct 2018, 7:51 PM
Will Karnataka govt take responsibility for more damages in Kodagu after widening two-lane National Highway, asks environmentalist
The Kodagu district in Karnataka sustained the brunt of nature’s fury in the recent floods and landslides, which were also credited to deforestation and environmental degradation. The 30-km National Highway in the region, which is set to be widened, passes through Aanekadu (the elephant habitat) and coffee plantations. Are we ready for trees being cut and animals put in danger?
India23, Oct 2018, 8:29 PM
Supreme Court's 'green' signal to firecrackers makes environmentalists unhappy, manufacturers partially happy
The Supreme Court allowed the use of firecrackers during Diwali and Christmas with restrictions.
India20, Oct 2018, 5:31 PM
Delhi court frames molestation charges against environmentalist RK Pachauri
Over 1,400-page charge sheet was filed by the Delhi Police on March 1, 2016, saying there was “sufficient evidence” against Pachauri that he had sexually harassed, stalked and threatened the complainant, who was his former colleague
News9, Jul 2018, 8:45 PM
Conservationists bat for privatisation of wildlife after cat's poop signals high stress
The Karnataka government is considering the idea of having private wildlife reserves along with national parks. This has left many environmentalists confused and worried.