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Greenpeace reminds Finance Minister about the flaws in the fertilizer subsidy policy

Press release | July 27, 2009 at 15:47

NEW DELHI, India — While the Finance bill was getting passed in the Loksabha, Greenpeace activists staged a demonstration outside the Parliament to remind the Finance Minister that the new fertilizer subsidy reforms proposed in the budget cannot...

‘Bayer, arrest us too, we don’t want GM rice’, say Indians

Press release | July 24, 2009 at 3:30

HYDERABAD, India — A group of young citizens today called on Bayer Bio-Science with placards saying ‘Arrest Me Too, I Say No To GM Rice’ at the company’s office in Tolichowki, Hyderabad. The activists also presented to Bayer officials hundreds of...

It’s about survival. Hillary, Barack, Stop Global Warming!

Press release | July 21, 2009 at 11:23

NEW DELHI, India — School children, joined Greenpeace activists to tell Hillary Clinton, US Secretary of State, before she left India, that mere talk isn’t enough to avert a climate catastrophe. With photographs and messages from children, women...

Experts urge Government to address humanitarian crisis in Sundarbans

Press release | July 17, 2009 at 13:52

KOLKATA, India — In view of the massive humanitarian crisis in the aftermath of cyclone Aila in the Sunderbans, experts from the field of oceanography and social science, representatives from a local voluntary group and Greenpeace demanded...

Climate Change = Water Crisis

Press release | July 17, 2009 at 3:30

DELHI, India — 25 Greenpeace activists queued up outside the Reserve Bank of India to deposit 100’s of pots of water for safe keeping to highlight the issue of the growing water crisis fuelled by climate change. The activists unfurled a banner...

Mumbai vulnerable to climate change

Press release | July 16, 2009 at 15:52

MUMBAI, India — With Mumbai being listed amongst the mega cities most vulnerable to the threat of climate change, Greenpeace launched a Climate Rescue Station at the Carter road promenade. The station, in the form of a huge Life-Boat is symbolic...

Change in fertilizer subsidy policy can help India save crores, ensure food security...

Press release | July 1, 2009 at 3:30

NEW DELHI, India — Moving away from current Government subsidies on synthetic fertiliser that lead to poor soils and less food, and investing in ecological farming will have triple benefits: save public money, ensure food security under less rain...

All is not well with Dell: Greenpeace

Press release | July 1, 2009 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — The latest edition of the Greenpeace Guide to Greener exposed global computer hardware brand Dell Inc.’s inaction to phase out hazardous chemicals and its poor record of producer responsibility in India to manage electronic...

Turtle-Fisheries crisis

Press release | June 30, 2009 at 16:39

BHUBANESWAR, India — Greenpeace today released an evaluation of the performance of the State Government on the turtle-fisheries issue in the 2008-2009 season (1). While the environmental watchdog acknowledged some progress made in terms of fiscal...

Climate Change threat to Indian Monsoon: Greenpeace

Press release | June 17, 2009 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — Greenpeace and students from various colleges in the city, today, raised alarm about the increasing threat of climate change on the Indian monsoon while conducting climate raids across various shops in the city today. Activists...

India’s ambitious Solar Mission Plan deserves praise: Greenpeace

Press release | June 5, 2009 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — Greenpeace, today, applauded the Indian Government at the current round of climate negotiations in Bonn, Germany for taking a bold step with the solar mission plan in its fight against climate change(1). The Indian Solar...

India threatened by changes to the Monsoon

Press release | June 4, 2009 at 19:44

MUMBAI, India — The Indian monsoon – lifeline of the subcontinent - will be significantly affected by climate change, according to a Greenpeace paper titled ‘Monsoon Wager: Climate change and the Indian Monsoon’, released on the eve of World...

Historic Opportunity: Farooq Abdullah could create millions of Indian green jobs

Press release | May 29, 2009 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — Greenpeace today welcomed the appointment of Dr.Farooq Abdullah, a prominent and experienced Member of Parliament and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. “The tone and promise of Dr Abdullah’s statement to the media...

ICT Sector slow in demonstrating climate leadership

Press release | May 27, 2009 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — Despite having a massive capacity to cut greenhouse gas emissions the IT industry is not yet delivering on its potential according to the first results of the Greenpeace’s Cool IT Challenge(1). The IT industry calculates that...

Sonia’s office agrees to meet Greenpeace

Press release | May 21, 2009 at 3:30

NEW DELHI, India — A day before the announcement of the cabinet, Greenpeace urged the young Ministers of Parliament to stand up to the 21st century challenge of making India prosperous by leading a Renewable Energy Revolution and saving the...

Smart Farming Dialogue Series Launched in Punjab

Press release | April 30, 2009 at 3:30

PATIALA, India — ‘Smart Farming’, a forum convened by Greenpeace India launched a dialogue series titled ‘Smart dialogues’ to discuss smart and sustainable farming solutions with a vision to ensure food security in India. The dialogue series...

Celebrities, citizens join Greenpeace to celebrate move to phase out incandescent bulbs

Press release | April 10, 2009 at 3:30

DELHI, India — Today, Greenpeace activists and celebrities celebrated the announcement of the Bachat Lamp Yojana(1) in the 8 cities of Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, and Pune, by setting up a stall at various...

Greener Electronics: Wipro in World’s Top Five

Press release | March 31, 2009 at 3:30

DELHI, India — After a gap of one year, Wipro regained its top position among Indian IT brands and also leaps into the top-five brand league in the latest edition of Greenpeace's 'Guide to Greener Electronics' ranking, released today. Wipro’s new...

Kalavati’s village adopts solar power: Invites Rahul Gandhi to visit Jalka and take...

Press release | March 30, 2009 at 17:41

JALKA, India — Greenpeace and the villagers of Jalka today celebrated the arrival of clean and reliable energy in two schools, which set up solar panels to power 10 fans and a computer. “Now my children have a future” said Kalavati, Jalka’s most...

Turtles nest; port threat persists : Environmentalists

Press release | March 25, 2009 at 4:30

BHUBHANESHWAR, India — Greenpeace welcomed the news of return of mass-nesting of Olive Ridley Turtles at Nasi Islands off the Gahirmatha coast. Reports available from the Department of Forests – Wildlife, Government of Orissa suggest that over...

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