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Make process of green approvals sound and objective for invest...

The environment minister Prakash Javadekar says that green norms would be made more stringent and practical. He needs to walk the talk and make the entire process of environmental and forest clearance for investment projects objective, transparent ... Economic Times, 1 day ago
Ministry to make green norms more stringent Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

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Now, States Can take Call on No-go Forest Zones

NEW DELHI: To facilitate faster clearances to projects, the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has decided to do away with mandatory National Wildlife Board clearance for projects within a 10-km radius of wildlife parks and sanctuaries and ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago Easier forest clearance for projects  The Telegraph4 weeks ago Forest clearance for Renuka Dam project  Business Standard1 month ago

MoEF leaves the ball in Maharashtra governments's court to decide eco-sensitive zones

In 2002 MoEF had declared a 10km area outside national parks as ESZ The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has decided to leave it on state governments to decide on eco-sensitive zones (ESZ) outside 600 wildlife sanctuaries and ...
 DNA India1 day ago 10km eco zone impractical, we understand it: MoEF official  Times of India2 months ago

Green tribunal bans new activities in Western Ghats

The National Green tribunal has asked the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) not to issue fresh environmental clearance for projects in the Western Ghats till it decides on the ecologically sensitive area (ESA). The MoEF has been asked to maintain ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago ‘Decide ESA issue in W. Ghats expeditiously’  Asian Age5 days ago NGT wants quick decision on ESAs in Western Ghats  New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago Nov 13 order to stay; 123 villages to continue as ESA  Kaumudi6 days ago
Business Standard India

No proposal to amend FRA Act, says minister

Denying any "concrete proposal" to amend the Forest Rights Act 2006, union tribal affairs minister Jual Oram on Friday revealed that at present there are only "discussions" to explore possibility of some kind of relaxations for projects related to national ...
 DNA4 days ago Ministry to clarify law on sea, islands  Viet Nam News4 days ago Text of Statement made by MoS for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Shri Prakash Javadekar, at United Nations Climate Summit 2014  Business Standard India1 week ago Tribal affairs, environment ministries lock horns over forest rights  Business Standard India1 week ago
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Consultation on Forest Laws Held

BANGALORE: The Ministry of Environment and Forests High Level Committee, constituted to review the forest and environment protection laws of India, met individuals, NGOs and organisations in a public consultation on Saturday. The proceedings were ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago Union High Level Committee on Environment to visit K'taka  NetIndia123.com5 days ago 13, 000 hectares more state forests for protection  Forest.fi6 days ago National Forest Registration Underway in Ethiopia  EthiopianNewsAgency1 week ago

JSW Energy's BLMCL gets approval to increase mining capacity to 7 MTPA

JSW Energy's joint venture (JV) - BLMCL has received Environmental Clearance from Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change (MoEFCC) to increase the mining capacity of its Kapurdi Lignite Mines from 3.75 MTPA to 7 MTPA for 4 years. Barmer ...
 Indian-Commodity1 week ago JSW Energy JV gets nod to hike mining from Raj lignite mine  Money Control1 week ago JSW Energy subsidiary receives environmental clearance  MyIris1 week ago JSW Energy gains on environmental clearance  Business Standard India1 week ago
Down to Earth

Green laws panel members walk out of public hearing

Members of the high-level committee set up by the Centre to review India's laws on environment and forest protection walked out of a public meeting here on Saturday, even as green activists were seeking their turn to speak. The three-member panel, headed by ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago Report on environment laws by October  Big News Network2 days ago Forum demands reconstitution MoEF's committee  Times of India2 days ago NDA government sets up high level panel to amend green laws  Down to Earth4 weeks ago
India Today

brand monkeys as "Vermin", HP dept to centre

Shimla, 17 September: The state Forest Department has approached the Ministry of Environment and Forests (Central Government) for permission to declare monkeys as vermin meaning animals that cause large-scale destruction to crops. The permission ...
 The Statesman1 week ago Let's govern world's forests better  Millennium Post4 days ago Tripura government clears proposal denotifying 12.4 km forest land to build railways  DNA India1 week ago Tripura govt clears proposal for denotifying forest land  Press Trust of India1 week ago

Call to check industrial pollution in Ganga

New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) The water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation ministry and the environment, forests and climate change ministry Thursday said they will jointly check industrial pollution of the Ganga river.
 News Chennai Online1 month ago Ministry to set up committee for curbing unscientific sand mining  Deccan Herald2 days ago Ministries of Water Resources and Environment & Forests to Work in Close Tandem for Ganga Rejuvenation  PIB1 month ago Expenditure on Cleaning of Ganga  PIB2 months ago
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