Mar 31, 2015 12:30 PM A Member of Indian Parliament and a state legislator have initiated low carbon development in their respective constituencies.
Mar 27, 2015 04:35 PM Kerala’s Kollam District TB Centre conferred the award on Radio Benziger for its out-of-box ideas.
Mar 23, 2015 04:33 PM The programme was launched by the National Rabies Control Programme in collaboration with Humane Society International.
Mar 21, 2015 04:05 PM
The Stockholm Water Prize is a global award founded in 1991 and presented annually by the Stockholm International Water Institute.
[India] [South Asia] [Water] [Sustainable Development]
Mar 20, 2015 06:13 PM
More than five crore households in India need the offgrid products, said Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secretary of India’s Ministry of New & Renewable Energy.
[Sustainability] [South Asia] [Renewable Energy] [India] [Solar Power]
Mar 19, 2015 05:15 PM
India has to address access to energy as much as the environmental problems of unclean power, writes Sunita Narain.
[Pollution] [Energy crisis] [South Asia] [Coalmines] [Power crisis]
Mar 15, 2015 01:35 PM
These units are still releasing untreated liquid industrial waste in the open drains that flow into the river Yamuna.
Mar 14, 2015 06:35 PM
The fifth edition of the National Community Radio Sammelan will focus on good governance among other community issues.
[OneWorld] [India] [Community Radio Sammelan] [Development] [Sanitation] [South Asia]
Mar 14, 2015 04:55 PM Dalit and Adivasi protestors were on their way to submit a memorandum to the HRD minister over unfair budgetary allocations for the oppressed sections.
Mar 13, 2015 10:00 AM India faces the daunting challenge of water scarcity that imposes significant risks on health, agriculture and industrial operations.
Mar 12, 2015 12:52 PM Bangladesh is ahead of the countries like India, Nepal and Pakistan in implantation of the women's rights, said Bangladeshi Minister Syed Ashraful Islam.
Mar 12, 2015 11:00 AM The 9th Global Communication Conclave will have senior journalists, communication professionals and corporates discussing the issue at a panel discussion.
Mar 11, 2015 01:10 PM
Programmes that address equity, inclusive development and underpin the development of a strong, capable and peaceful nation have all been subjected to drastic budget cuts, stated Child Rights Activists working across a broad spectrum of issues that affect children.
[India] [Health] [South Asia] [Children]
Mar 11, 2015 11:00 AM To address alarmingly high level of tobacco use state governments in India have been urged to use a new campaign resource.
Mar 09, 2015 01:12 PM
Stressing on the need for equitable development, Bangladeshi Premier, Sheikh Hasina, called for policy support for women.
[Gender Sensitivity] [Sheikh Hasina] [Gender empowerment] [Bangladesh Women] [Gender Equality]
Feb 26, 2015 05:57 PM
The Budget should make provision for increasing allocation for family planning, including an expanded choice for spacing methods of contraception, writes Poonam Muttreja.
[Health] [Children] [India] [South Asia]