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Panel to visit Chure districts
Kathmandu Post

Trivia: Central Bank of India, Swachh Bharat Mission and Star ...

The Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and climate change has launched the National Air Quality Index in New Delhi, as an initiative under the Swachh Bharat Mission. The Union Ministry has announced to re-name 12 cities and towns of Karnataka in ... India Infoline, 10 hours ago
Prakash Javadekar hurt by Supreme Court's remark Deccan Chronicle, 1 day ago
Environmental Defence

Green Tribunal seeks replies from parties

NEW DELHI, Oct 20 - The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the ministries of Environment and Forest, Power and the Brahmaputra Board to submit their replies within four weeks on the construction of big dams including the Subansiri (Lower) Hydropower ...
 The Assam Tribune3 hours ago Greenbelt Forest at Risk  Environmental Defence2 days ago Green tribunal bans new activities in Western Ghats  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Delhi: PWD, Forest department have failed to adopt proper methodology, says NGT  IBN Live3 weeks ago

Cycle first, wildlife focus later

Cycling seems to be given more priority by the environment and forest department officials than to save biodiversity. The forest department has failed to activate the state biodiversity board as mandated by the Biological Diversity Act, 2002, even after 12 ...
 The Telegraph1 day ago ‘Cycle chalao’ scheme draws poor response on first day  Times of India1 month ago

Baijayant seeks early environ clearance

or BJD leader and Kendrapada MP Baijayant Jay Panda on Friday urged Union Environment and Forests Minister Prakash Javedekar to expedite the issue of stage-1 clearance for the ongoing Haridaspur-Paradip Railway project. Panda made this appeal to ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 day ago Baijayant Panda meets Union Minister, demands forest clearance for rail project  Pragativadi2 days ago
The Telegraph

CM Writes to Centre on ESA

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has written to Union Minister of Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar seeking steps to expeditiously notify the Environmentally Sensitive Areas (ESAs) of Kerala as demarcated on the website of ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago After Kashmir floods, construction on river beds under scanner  Times of India1 month ago Union minister to seek CBI report  The Telegraph1 month ago Javadekar promises to speed up CBI probe over rhino poaching  Prokerala1 month ago

PIL wants government to revive Chitrankudi sanctuary

MADURAI: The Madras high court Madurai bench has ordered notice to be issued to the officials of the environment and forest departments of the central and state governments on a public interest litigation (PIL) insisting improvement of the ...
 Times of India2 days ago Odisha Government ordered inquiry into the alleged encroachment of forest land  OrissaDiary1 month ago CRZ violations: HC orders notice to environnment, forest secys  Business Standard2 months ago HC notice to Centre, TN govt on PIL over condition of tank  Business Standard India3 days ago

Ecologically sensitive areas in Western Ghats to be identified: Rai

Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment B Ramanatha Rai said on Friday that the field-level verification to identify Ecologically Sensitive Areas (ESA) in the Western Ghats will be completed in the next two months. The minister added that the ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago ‘Decide ESA issue in W. Ghats expeditiously’  Asian Age3 weeks ago Western Ghats states told to demarcate ecological areas  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago ‘Decide on demarcation of ESA in Western Ghats’  Asian Age3 weeks ago
Money Control

India approves projects in dash for growth, alarming green groups

Dibang plant, approved by Modi govt requires clearing of some 4,000 hectares of forest In late August, India's environment ministry rejected a proposal to build what would be the country's largest hydropower plant in a remote and pristine part of the ...
 Asian Age1 week ago India approves projects for growth, alarming green groups  Money Control1 week ago Modi govt cuts through red tape to make working easier in India  Economic Times3 days ago
Business Standard

Coal block ruling could pave way for streamlined green clearances

It could take a year or more for redistribution of the coal blocks if environment and forest clearances are made mandatory Nitin Sethi & Somesh Jha | New Delhi October 7, 2014 Last Updated at 00:45 IST Related News Coal block ruling could pave way for ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Cairn up 1.4%, gets environment nod for oil production hike  Money Control1 month ago Cairn gets environment clearance to hike output from Rajasthan block  Business Standard1 month ago Cairn India gets environment clearance to hike output from Rajasthan block  Economic Times1 month ago

Road named after former CM Barbosa

Minister for Forests & Environment, Alina Saldanha unveiled the plaque to mark the naming of the Arossim-Prail-Velsao Road as Dr L P Barbosa Road on October 6 on the occasion of the third death anniversary of former chief minister, Dr Barbosa.
 Times of India1 week ago
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