9 May 2019 4:43 PM GMT
Commendable emergency response to cyclone Fani saved lives in Odisha, but now the state must build climate-resilient structures to minimise long-term cost of reconstruction
10 March 2019 6:27 PM GMT
An unprecedented push for thermal comfort standard for buildings shifts focus from only energy efficiency of mechanical cooling systems to thermal comfort for all
21 Jan 2019 2:35 PM GMT
Taking a cue from the Volkswagen scandal, India must fix accountability of auto manufacturers with punishment for fraud extending beyond penal action
22 Nov 2018 4:54 PM GMT
Kolkata must use the advantage of being in a much better condition than Delhi in terms of controlling pollution with efficient and immediate countermeasures
6 Nov 2018 3:05 PM GMT
The WHO study is a wake-up call for the government to act as it shows an undeniable link between air pollution and major health risks
25 Oct 2018 4:59 PM GMT
The Apex Court orders the automobile industry to not sell its unsold stock of BS-IV vehicles after April 1, 2020
12 Feb 2018 3:46 PM GMT
Electric vehicles are the way forward. But, are we ready for the change yet?
8 March 2017 4:39 PM GMT
While absolute level of pollution increases risk, vulnerability is enhanced due to resource poverty.
9 Aug 2014 12:14 AM GMT
Troubled by parking shortage and congestion in and around the premises of Supreme Court in Delhi, the Supreme Court Bar Association approached Chief...
11 Jan 2014 11:40 PM GMT
Delhi is enveloped in the seasons’ worst killer smog at present. Over the past 24 hours the wind has nearly stopped blowing and cold has set in good...
8 Nov 2013 10:33 PM GMT
Winter smog is back with vengeance. Early onset of cool and calm weather coupled with Diwali aftermath and the daily dose of pollution has ...
23 Oct 2013 10:39 PM GMT
The result is high number of road accidents. Improving public transport systems and road design will encourage more people to walk and cycle. But are...