Plantation Programme at Ravenshaw University by Rastriya Kishan Parivar

By Odisha Story Bureau, Cuttack: Coconut Plants were planted at Mahanadi Campus of Ravenshaw University in Cuttack by Rastriya Kishan Parivar (RKP). Today morning a plantation drive was taken place by RKP at Mahanadi Campus of the university. A total numbers of 101 coconut saplings were planted inside the campus.   Prof. Prakash Ch.Sarangi, Vice Chancellor of the university joined the […]

NALCO celebrates Van Mahotsav

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: “NALCO is focussing on Nature, Nurture and Future. The company strives to maintain a fine balance, addressing bio-diversity and sustenance of eco-system through our afforestation and wildlife conservation efforts,” said Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD of the company while inaugurating the Van Mahostav celebration by planting a coconut sapling in […]

Undertake an Environment-Friendly Act a Day: Environment Minister

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Swacchta Pakhwada in Environment Ministry Concludes, But Cleanliness Campaign to Continue Uninterrupted Throughout the Year Exhorting the people to undertake one small environment-friendly act every day, Environment Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has invited people to share any environment-friendly act with the Ministry on the website. Addressing a large gathering […]

TOILET, a Movie to Laud Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Toilet: Ek Prem Katha to encourage national Campaign on silver screen PM Narendra Modi praises Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film PM Narendra Modi took social media to appreciate Akshay Kumar’s upcoming Bollywood movie Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Modi retweeted Akshay Kumar’s tweet with the official trailer of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. […]

In 2 years, DMF Collects Rs 5,800 crore: CSE Assessment

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Odisha, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh alone account for close to 70 per cent of total money deposited in DMFs DMF instituted in March 2015 under the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act, with the aim of giving mining-affected people in India a share in the benefits from mining Has […]

Ozone Pollution at Alarming Levels in Delhi: CSE

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi:  On the eve of the World Environment Day, Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) warns no one is safe from deadly ozone pollution Increased heat wave and rising summer temperatures, inevitable with climate change, is worsening this trend This is bad news for those suffering from asthma and respiratory […]

New banking ordinance a welcome step, but inadequate: CSE

By Odisha Story Bureau,  New Delhi: Must consider environmental and social risk management for reducing the number of non-performing assets (NPAs) Measures employed by the RBI and the Ordinance suggest that focus is more on reactive rather than proactive approaches Delay in obtaining project-related approvals is mainly due to inadequate project planning, gaps in environmental […]

PM Modi’s message on Earth Day

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi tweeted his message on Earth Day as follows. “Earth Day is a day of gratitude to Mother Earth and a day to reiterate our firm resolve to keep our planet clean and green. #EarthDay is a day of gratitude to Mother Earth & a day […]