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Environment ministry seeks report on coal mines

Zero Effect, Zero Defect

The BJP government's push for speedy clearances is raising major concerns. The Union minister of environment and forests Prakash Javadekar is facing considerable flak. In an interview with Lola Nayar before this Parliament session, the minister ... Outlook India, 23 hours ago
Outlook India

Goa is still among the greenest states in India

The India state of forest report (ISFR) 2013 recently published by the Forest Survey of India, Ministry of Environment and Forests, indicates that Goa features among the top 15 states and union territories in the country with forest cover crossing 33 percent ...
 Times of India1 month ago India lost original forests 70 times Delhi's area in 14 years  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Losing green cover: India lost original forests 70 ...  Firstpost.com2 weeks ago Red Signal For Greens  Outlook India23 hours ago

Righting Forest Rights

The tribal affairs ministry, the nodal ministry for the implementation of the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006, has told the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that it relies solely on states submissions on the provision on village councils consent for ...
 Financial Express1 day ago Only Tribal Min can tweak Forest Act rules: Law Min  Economic Times1 month ago Law ministry tells Prakash Javedkar only tribal ministry can tweak forest act rules  Economic Times1 month ago Green ministry backtracks on forest clearances after NGT orders  Rediff.com2 months ago

MoEF says no to new dam at Mullaperiyar

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Mullaperiyar dam The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has refused to even consider for Terms of Reference (TOR) for the Kerala government's proposal to construct a new dam at Mullaperiyar. ...
 The Hindu1 week ago No new Mullaperiyar dam, says Forest Ministry  The Hindu1 week ago Manipur's looming environment catastrophe  Livemint.com1 week ago Thai PM challenged over vanished forests  Asiaone1 week ago
Radio Angulo

Centre bypasses law to restart work on Polavaram project

Without completing the statutory public hearings in Odisha and Chhattisgarh, Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar has done away with a stop-work order against the Polavaram dam, allowing construction work to resume. He ...
 Business Standard India4 days ago Central Panel Visits East Coast Thermal Plant Environs  New Indian Express6 days ago Environmental Strategy Developed in Holguin Province  Radio Angulo1 week ago Mullaperiyar dam: Environmental nod after SC verdict  Mathrubhumi1 month ago
DNA India

Sanjiv Chaturvedi as OSD proposal is pending

Even almost two months after the Union ministry of environment and forests gave cadre clearance on the deputation proposal of Sanjiv Chaturvedi, former chief vigilance officer of AIIMS, Union health ministry and AIIMS have failed to take a decision on the ...
 Asian Age4 days ago Sanjiv Chaturvedi's deputation proposal pending between Health Ministry, AIIMS  Economic Times4 days ago Sanjay Chaturvedi's deputation proposal pending between Health Minister and AIIMS  DNA India4 days ago Chaturvedi's deputation proposal pending between Health Min, AIIMS  Millennium Post4 days ago

All candidates for CPCB chairman's post rejected

Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar has been criticized by activists for allowing the position to lie vacant, even after the government took office more than year ago New Delhi: A selection committee at the cabinet secretariat has ...
 Livemint.com3 days ago Javadekar holds meeting with officials of 4 States to control pollution in Delhi, NCR  New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago MOEF & CC notifies 6 eco sensitive zones  United News of India2 weeks ago Centre notifies 6 eco-sensitive zones in Goa  Navhind Times2 weeks ago
Sakaal Times

Don't say diversion of forest land, say reforestation, says Prakash Javadekar

All about thinking positive, says Minister Javadekar. Wary of the perception that his ministry is clearing too many projects too fast, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has asked ministry officials to replace the word diversion of forest land ...
 Indian Express3 days ago Javadekar felicitated for river cleaning project  Sakaal Times5 days ago Will fast track Andhra's forest land demand: Javadekar  Zee News3 weeks ago Will fast track Andhra's forest land demand: Javadekar  Prokerala3 weeks ago

Parliament panel rejects report on changes in eco laws

Nagpur: The 31-member Parliamentary Standing Committee (PSC) on science and technology, environment and forest chaired by Ashwani Kumar has rejected the report of high level committee (HLC) headed by former cabinet secretary TSR Subramanium on ...
 Times of India3 days ago Call to set aside report of environment panel  The Assam Tribune6 days ago CSE welcomes review of the TSR Subramanian Committee report  Meri News1 week ago Par panel to submit environment report to PM  Business Standard2 months ago
IndiaTV News

Norms flouted for Polavaram project

, Indian Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar informed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu that the Centre had done away with a stop-work order issued in 2011. The decision of the ministry was in response to a letter dated April 25, ...
 Millennium Post16 hours ago Centre to prod State into saving B'luru lakes  Deccan Herald2 days ago Centre assures 'all out help' to AP in setting up its capital  Business Standard3 weeks ago Centre assures 'all out help' to Andhra Pradesh in setting up its capital  Economic Times3 weeks ago
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