NGT Imposes States Rs 79,098 Cr For Not Complying With Solid Waste Management Rules

Uttar Pradesh was fined Rs 5,000 crore, Bihar Rs 4,000 crore, Telangana Rs 3,800 crore, West Bengal Rs 3,500 crore, Karnataka Rs 3,400 crore and Delhi Rs 3,132 crore for violations

By PTI 22/12/2023

Bihar Attracts Attention For Sustainable Agricultural Practices

COP 28: As the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties concludes in Dubai, the initiatives of the Bihar government in the fields of soil conservation, climate-resilient agriculture, agriculture road map, and organic agriculture have garnered international...

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/12/2023

Bihar's Environment Ministry Asks Staff To Avoid Fossil Fuel Vehicles Once A Week

Department of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Secretary Bandana Preyashi requested environment department to use electric vehicles, bicycles or rickshaws at least once a week in their official work

By PTI 27/07/2023

13.5 Crore Indians Overcome Multidimensional Poverty In 5 years: NITI Aayog

National Multidimensional Poverty Index: A progress of Review 2023 was released by Suman Bery, Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog

By PTI 18/07/2023

Bihar Launches Plan To Conserve Rare Varieties of Rice 

The conservation plan will include creating awareness among local farmers regarding improved crop production technologies, efficient water application tools, plant protection and nutrient management

By PTI 18/01/2023

Gangajal Aapurti Yojana To Address Water Challenges Sustainably In Bihar

A first of its kind in the country, the scheme seeks to contribute to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as well.

By Naina Gautam 05/12/2022

Gujarat, Bihar, Ladakh Head To Become Carbon Neutral

The analysis shows that not only will Gujarat not need to build any further thermal coal assets, but it will also have to consider retirement of plants which are either old or polluting.

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/09/2021