Environment/Science
Environment/Science
Nairobi: On this World Ocean Day, nations are showing an unprecedented commitment to healthy, thriving oceans and seas, free from plastic pollution.  more
Communities unite against plastic pollution on World Environment Day

New York:Communities around the world came together recently for the single largest annual celebration of our environment – World Environment Day. 

India sets pace in global race to beat plastic pollution

New York: India went big in their commitment to Beat Plastic Pollution recently, with an announcement to eliminate all single-use plastic in the country by 2022. 

World must unite against ‘preventable tragedy’ of ocean pollution: UN chief

New York: From carrying your own water bottle, to volunteering for a local clean-up, everybody needs to do something to stop plastic pollution from getting into the world’s oceans, ...

The world is being ‘swamped’ by harmful plastic waste says UN chief, marking Environment Day

New York: The world must unite to “beat plastic pollution” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message for World Environment Day on Tuesday, n ...

The world is being ‘swamped’ by harmful plastic waste says UN chief, marking Environment Day

New York: The world must unite to “beat plastic pollution” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message for World Environment Day on Tuesday, n ...

Thailand: Whale dies after consuming 80 plastic bags

Bangkok: A whale which reportedly washed ashore in Southern Thailand, died after consuming 17 lbs of plastic bags, reports said.

Fuego Volcano eruption: Death toll rises to 25, hundreds injured

Guatemala City: At least 25 people have died as Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday for the second time this year, media reports said.

5.5M earthquake hits close to Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

Honolulu: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale hit few kilometres  away from active Kilauea volcano in Hawaii on Sunday, as per United States Geological Survey (USGS).

Guatemala's Fuego Volcano erupts, several dead

Guatemala City: At least seven people were killed as Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted on Sunday for the second time this year, media reports said.