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Climate Change Threatens Health, Future of All Children, Adolescents

Many wealthy nations are letting the world's younger generations down by failing to curb planet-warming emissions, a U.N.-backed report said Wednesday, warning climate change...

Here’s the First Picture of Another Solar System

The European Southern Observatory has released the first image ever captured by a telescope of multiple planets orbiting around a sun-like star, just like...

U.S. One Step Closer To Ditch Potent Planet-Warming Chemicals

Rare bipartisan support for new climate legislation brings the U.S. one step closer to ditching a group of potent planet-warming chemicals. Democratic and Republican senators...

Pandemic Is The Best time To Conceive: Experts

Leading gynaecologists and infertility experts across NCR-Delhi have opined that amid the coronavirus pandemic, a host of factors are at play that are advantageous...

Hidden Gems That Are Waiting To Be Explored In New Zealand

Recognised for its clean and green environment, New Zealand is made up of many beautiful landscapes - from vast mountain chains to grand volcanoes,...

UN Secretary-General Calls For Efforts To Address Air Pollution

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for global efforts to address air pollution. Around the world, nine out of every 10 people breathe unclean...

Generation Z Not Ready To Accept Lab-Grown Meat Alternative: Research

Despite having a great concern for the environment and animal welfare, Generation Z (people born between 1995 and 2015) are not ready to accept...

Actress Dia Mirza Pledges For Cleaner Air In India

Actress and environmental activist Dia Mirza has pledged for cleaner air in India. The actress, also UNEP Goodwill Ambassador and UN SDG advocate, will engage...

463 Million Children Unable to Access Remote Learning During Pandemic: Unicef

At least 463 million children were unable to access remote learning after their schools were shut due to the coronavirus pandemic, a Unicef report...

New Study Predicts Extreme Hot Areas in U.S.

A new study predicts major U.S. population hot areas will be seeing the most extreme increases in heat in the coming decades, some of...

Sustainable Packaging: The New Marketing Strategy for Brands

By Puja Gupta Consumers today are making responsible choices. And the pandemic has acted as a catalyst in pushing the cause of moving towards a...

Bhumi Pednekar Urges All to Choose Eco-Friendly Idols to Celebrate Ganpati Festival

Actress Bhumi Pednekar says there are sustainable ways to celebrate the Ganpati festival and urged everyone to choose eco-friendly idols. "This is my favourite festival...

People Who Play VR Games Can Develop Higher Navigational Efficiency

Adding to the growing list of studies, a new study has said that individuals playing a virtual reality (VR)-based game can develop higher navigational...

88% Indian Workers Prefer Working From Home: Survey

At least 88 per cent of the Indian workers prefer to have the flexibility of working from home, (WFH), while 69 per cent believe...

Hybrid New Normal of Work Comes With its Own Set of Challenges: Microsoft

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to transform our daily lives, the Asia-Pacific region has accelerated an increase in overall technology adoption, realising a hybrid...

We Need to Move Away From ‘Use And Throw’ Culture: Randeep Hooda

Actor Randeep Hooda says there is a need to bring back the trend of buying durable items that can be reused and recycled. "India has...

UN Reports a 21% Leap in Worldwide E-Waste Generation

A record 53.6 million metric tonnes (Mt) of electronic waste was generated worldwide in 2019, up 21 per cent in just five years, the...

Government Agency Warns of Credit Card Skimming Through E-Commerce Platforms

The government's cybersecurity agency has warned people of credit card skimming spreading across the world through e-commerce platforms. Attackers are typically targeting e-commerce sites because...

It is an Extraordinary Time for us to Educate Ourselves: Dia Mirza

Actress Dia Mirza, who is a United Nations Sustainable Development Goals advocate, has been highlighting the impact of the Covid pandemic on all socio-economic...

5 Cities Witness 54% Reduction in Toxic Air During Lockdown

The Covid-19 lockdown reduced dangerous air pollutants in five Indian cities -- Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai -- by up to 54 per...

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People Avoid Masks Due to Breathing Problems: Study

When it came to non-compliance towards covering the face, breathing problems have emerged as a key reason, with 50 percent listing it in a...

Women More Vulnerable to Uncurbed Diabetes

Traditionally, women play the role of caregivers in India when it comes to families and their health. They prioritize the health of their loved...

Australia Rescuing Helpless Beached Whales

Rescuers of Australia are trying to save scores of beached whales on the shore in the state of Tasmania. Earlier this week, a pod...

Hydroponic Farm Method Making its way in India

The rows of lettuce, microgreens, and herbs that Himanshu Aggarwal and his mother grow in an enclosed room in a busy New Delhi market...