Rs. 29,000 Cr Coal Scam: Who are the Real Culprits?

There appears to be a major scam involving some of India’s mightiest companies like Adani Group and Anil Dhurubhai Ambani Group and forty of India’s biggest energy companies. This is currently under the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) scanner. Conservative...

Bauxite mining’s unhealthy effects on people, environment

Bauxite is a rock that is mainly composed of various minerals. Most importantly, bauxite is the primary ore for aluminum. Aluminum is a very crucial element as its uses are varied and diverse – such as its usage in transportation, household items, packaging,...

Rising mercury shoots up ozone pollution

New DELHI: Levels of tiny pollution particles (PM 2.5) are relatively lower now than in winter. But there is no relief from dirty, toxic air in the city. With the summer heat rising, ozone (O3) levels are breaching the safe standard at several locations in the city....

Mafia digging into Pushkar dunes worries safari unions

Ajmer: Illegal mining of sand in the Pushkar town is disturbing the ecological balance as well as destroying the intrinsic beauty of this international tourist place. The sand dunes have started vanishing from the outskirts of the town where every year the...