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Rajnath reviews forest fire situation in Uttarakhand

Rajnath reviews forest fire situation in Uttarakhand

Home Minister Rajnath Singh today reviewed the situation in Uttarakhand where raging forest fires have destroyed 2269 hectares of jungles in several districts and claimed at least seven lives. The Home Minister held discussions with chief secretary and other ... Deccan Herald, 7 hours ago
Lal Singh for fine-tuning functioning of FPF, SFRI & SWC 5 Dariya News - English, 5 days ago
The Hindu

Taking U'khand forest fires very seriously: Javadekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said the Centre was taking the forest fires in Uttarakhand "very seriously" and making all efforts to control it even as his ministry today began trial runs for a pre-fire alert system that will issue ...
 Business Standard9 hours ago Taking Uttarakhand forest fires very seriously: Javadekar  The Hindu9 hours ago

Demolish Adarsh, punish babus and politicians, says Bombay HighCourt

The Bombay High Court on Friday ordered the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) to demolish the 31-storey Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society in South Mumbai. The High Court also directed the Centre and state government to consider ...
 Yahoo! India1 day ago Adarsh won't tower over Colaba as symbol of graft, Bombay High Court wants it razed  DNA1 day ago Bombay HC orders demolition of Adarsh building  Central Chronicle1 day ago HC orders demolition of Adarsh tower  New Delhi Pioneer1 day ago
Ani News

Appointments Committee of the Cabinet announces secretary-level appointments

41 pm New Delhi, Apr. 26 ( ANI ): Ashok Lavasa, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, has been placed as Secretary, Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance. Lavasa, a 1980-batch Haryana cadre Indian ...
 Ani News5 days ago Ashok Lavasa takes over as Expenditure Secretary  Hindu Business Line1 day ago Ashok Lavasa to be next expenditure secretary  Equilibrio Informativo4 days ago Ajay Mittal is new I&B Secretary  Newshence.com4 days ago
Times of India

U'khand forest fires: 500 UP fire police men...

Director general of forests in environment ministry, SS Negi expressed satisfaction with the fire fighting endeavors in the state and assured all the help from the centre. The Centre has approved monitoring of fire engulfed forests through ...
 Times of India1 day ago Reviewing Indonesia's emissions commitment  Jakarta Post6 days ago Forest fires: Five cases going to Indonesian A-G  Asiaone1 week ago Maharashtra appoints MoEF representative on committee for issuing licenses for sand mining  Times of India2 months ago

No Time For Celebration - India Has Recorded 28 Incidents Of Tiger Poaching In 2016 Alone

Earlier this month, the Ministry of Environment and Forest declared that the tiger population of India was on the rise for the first time in years. The announcement was met with much ire from wildlife conservationists. The total tiger population ...
 Indiatimes1 day ago 'India has successful track record of protecting its tigers': PM Modi  Sify2 weeks ago Now, India set to export tigers to Cambodia  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Paper tiger: why Indias chief wildlife crime fighter has lost its bite  catchnews.com2 months ago

Metro Projects Don't Require Environmental Clearance: Government Tells NGT

Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) have informed the National Green Tribunal that Metro Rail projects are not required to seek environmental clearance. The Environment Ministry told a bench headed by ...
 NDTV2 days ago Environment ministry to NGT: Metro projects do not need greenclearance  Yahoo! India2 days ago DMRC to NGT: Green clearance not required for Metro projects  Hindustan Times3 days ago Green court cracks whip on clean coal  ASAPP4 days ago

Beach shacks to stay put in monsoon, but will remain shut

PANAJI : In a bid to give relief to the shack owners in Goa, the Union Ministry for Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) has proposed an amendment to the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification 2011. According to the amendment, ...
 Navhind Times3 days ago Shacks may now be permanent structures on Goa's beaches  Times of India3 days ago MOEF proposes to allow beach shacks to stay during monsoon  Times of India3 days ago

Nearly 1.9 million hectares of forest land in India encroached upon: Prakash Javadekar

Madhya Pradesh alone accounts for around 30% of such encroached forest area, says environment minister Prakash Javadekar New Delhi: Nearly 1.9 million hectares of India's forest land has been encroached upon and Madhya Pradesh alone accounts for ...
 Livemint.com2 days ago Environment Minister Orders Energy and Fire Audit of All Establishments of the Ministry Across the Country  Press Information Bureau5 days ago Goa wants to change private forest criteria  Times of India1 week ago The Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge), Shri Prakash Javadekar addressing a press conference on post-Paris agreement, in New Delhi on April 19, 2016. The Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climat  Press Information Bureau1 week ago
Times of India

Centre has approved 6 Eco-sensitive Zones in Gujarat:MoEF in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has approved 275 Eco-Sensitive Zones in the country. Out of these, six Eco-sensitive Zones are in Gujarat and one is in Jharkhand. The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for ...
 DeshGujarat6 days ago Parimal Nathwani raises issue of eco-sensitive zones in RajyaSabha  Yahoo! India5 days ago Dalma to get Eco Sensitive Zone tag  New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago Eco Sensitive Zones  Greater Kashmir1 day ago
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