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Visit of Shri Prakash Javadekar, Minister of State I&B(IC), Environment, Forest and Climate Change(IC) & Parliamentary Affairs to Bank of Maharashtra
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Government rejigs green clearance rules

In a step which would certainly evoke protests from environmentalists, the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has lifted a moratorium on industry seeking environmental clearances for their projects in eight critically polluted areas (CPAs) ... DNA, 8 minutes ago
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DNA

Government to vest more power in states for green nod to defence installations; diversion of forest land approved: Environment minister Prakash Javadekar

Government to vest more power in states for green nod to defence installations; diversion of forest land approved: Environment minister Prakash Javadekar Tuesday, 15 July 2014 - 9:26pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: PTI Tweet Giving "utmost priority" to ...
 DNA1 week ago 1,839 ha forest land in Odisha diverted for 15 industrial projects  Business Standard India11 hours ago 1839 ha forest land diverted for 15 industries  Business Standard India9 hours ago Odisha fails to provide 35 per cent irrigation in 152 blocks: CAG  Economic Times1 week ago
The Hindu

Parliament LIVE: Lok Sabha to discuss grants of Ministry of Environment and Forests, and Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

The Lok Sabha will address and vote on the demands for grants of the Ministry of Environment and Forests, as well as the Road Transport and Highways, today. The government, on Monday, rejected opposition's resolution on Israel-Hamas conflict in Gaza, ...
 DNA19 hours ago 'Reconstitute KCZMA'  New Indian Express2 days ago Environment Ministry Clears Field Trials of 15 GM Crops  New Indian Express3 days ago Judge surprised after forest department brings crocodile in courtroom  Times of India3 days ago
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Examination of Units Discharging Effluents in Ganga

Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) have informed that National Green Tribunal (NGT) in Application No.299 of 2013 in matter of Krishan Kant Singh & Anr. V.s National Ganga River Basin Authority & Ors. have ordered for examination of 956 units in Uttar ...
 PIB1 day ago Don't appoint inexperienced persons in EAC: NGT tells MoEF  Business Standard5 days ago NGT tells environment ministry to appoint only experts in panels  Times of India5 days ago

Indias forest cover is on the up but are the numbers too good to be true

State of the Forest Report 2013 released this month by India's environment minister, Prakash Javadekar. The findings appear to mark a turnaround from the previous survey, which had found
 Big News Network3 days ago Chandigarh has third-highest tree cover in India  Hindustan Times1 day ago India's forest cover rises: report  Business Standard2 weeks ago Shri Prakash Javadekar releases “India State of Forest Report 2013”  PIB2 weeks ago
WWF India

Expenditure on Cleaning of Ganga

Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) have informed that Ganga Action Plan (GAP) Phase-I was launched as a centrally funded scheme in 1985 and later GAP Phase-II was initiated in 1993 with the objective of improving the water quality of river Ganga.
 PIB1 day ago Environment experts come together to enumerate river ecosystem and develop a framework to pilot valuation of Ganga ecosystem services  WWF India1 week ago Clean-up plan for Ganga in a month, says Uma Bharti  Times of India1 month ago Ganga Cleaning Plan to be Ready by This Year-end  New Indian Express1 day ago
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IBNLive India News

Mining, encroachment, Naxalism leads to decline of 53 sq km of forest cover in Chattisgarh

With the forest-rich Chhattisgarh losing its green cover to development activities, mining and encroachment, environment activists have voiced their concern against the forests being "sacrificed" in the name of growth. An Indian State of Forest ...
 DNA India4 days ago Get smart to bring back green cover  Times of India2 days ago Activists voice concern over shrinking forest cover in Cgarh  The Freepress Journal4 days ago Activists concerned over shrinking forest in C'garh  Press Trust of India4 days ago
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Livemint.com

Govt grants environment clearance to Adani Port's Mundra SEZ

04:14 pm New Delhi: The environment and forests ministry has granted environmental and coastal regulation zone clearance to Adani Port and Special Economic Zone Ltd's Mundra SEZ. The clearance order was passed on Tuesday, and made public today.
 The Freepress Journal6 days ago Adani Ports SEZ bags environment nod  The Statesman6 days ago Adani Ports gets nod for 8,481-hectare SEZ  Deccan Herald6 days ago Adani's Mundra SEZ gets environment clearance  Livemint.com6 days ago
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Red Orbit

Scientists Urge Greater Efforts To Protect Orangutan Forests

ARC CoE for Environmental Decisions ( CEED ) Protecting the forest homes of orangutans is the most cost-effective way of boosting the great apes chances of survival in the long-run, international scientists have found. New research at the ARC ...
 Red Orbit4 days ago Indiana Group: Proposed Dam Threatens Environment, Recreation  Public News Service1 day ago Border roads to be on fast track says environment ministry  Accommodation Times4 days ago WSFM vows to campaign  E Pao!1 week ago
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Forest clearance process goes online

Email this Print On the lines of the online system for granting environment clearances, the government on Tuesday launched a portal for the filing and monitoring of forest clearance proposals. This is one more step towards bringing ...
 Smart Investor6 days ago Forest clearances for infra projects too go online  New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago Forest clearance to go online from July 1  Economic Times4 weeks ago
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