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A tree that can be a source of both power and fodder

Subabul (Leucaena leucocephala) is a fast-growing tree species. It provides a medium density wood (because of its fast growth); excellent high protein fodder from its leaves and fixes nitrogen in the roots which helps the soil.

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Climate directly linked to culture, says Modi after getting UNEP award

Climate and culture are directly linked as without this calamity cannot be avoided, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said after he was conferred the 'Champions of Earth' award of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in New Delhi on Wednesday.

India ready to take lead on climate action: Swaraj

India has declared that as a firm believer in multilateralism it is ready ready to take the lead on climate action.  As an example of India's leadership, she cited the example of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) that was launched in India earlier this year.

India's solar alliance gets major push with EIB funds

In a major push to India's International Solar Alliance (ISA), European Investment Bank (EIB) President Werner Hoyer on Wednesday announced a major progress on tackling climate change globally at the One Planet Summit in New York.

For creating an ecologically-friendly environment in Pakistan


Unchecked urbanisation, overpopulation, tap water mixed with sewage water, raw industrial domestic effluents going straight into River Ravi without any cleansing process. Depleting ground water without adequate recharge of ground aquifers.

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