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India calls on developed world to tax coal for climate fund

India's coal-rich Meghalaya state. India, which wants to double its coal output by 2020, in February raised the tax on mining coal to $6 per tonne from $1 in a bid to make it more expensive to consume the dirty fuel. Image: Developed countries ... Eco-Business, 1 month ago

Mining norms highlighted

Meghalaya, which is in the news over non-compliance of environment norms in mining activities, today enlightened stakeholders during a workshop on environmental clearance requirements that are now mandatory even for small mining activity in the state.
 The Telegraph1 month ago Mukul optimistic on lifting of mining ban  The Telegraph2 months ago New mining policy will ensure environment protection: Sangma  Business Standard2 months ago

Lafarge pays up Rs120cr

French cement giant Lafarge Umiam Mining Private Limited (LUMPL) has deposited over Rs 120 crore with the Meghalaya government through the Special Purpose Vehicle Society (SPVS) for taking up development activities in villages within 50 km radius of the ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago Lafarge pays nearly Rs.130 crore to Meghalaya for development  Prokerala2 months ago Lafarge pays nearly Rs.130 cr to Meghalaya for development  SME Times2 months ago

BSF protests illegal crossings

Shillong, May 13: BSF troops in Meghalaya today lodged a "strong protest" against the illegal crossing by Bangladeshi nationals. The protest came after nine alleged Bangladeshi nationals and two Indians in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills were ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

Wildlife Board for recreation of wildlife corridors in Meghalaya

The Meghalaya State Board for Wildlife which met today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Mukul Sangma, has called for the need to restore and recreate wildlife corridors, particularly elephant corridors, that existed in the State to ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago Boundary dispute between Meghalaya, Assam… Rajnath's intervention sought  Sangai Express2 months ago Rajnath Singh intervention sought Meghalaya's boundary dispute with Assam  Economic Times2 months ago Meghalaya CM seeks Rajnath Singh's intervention in boundary dispute with Assam  ZeeNews.com2 months ago
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NGT seeks coal details

The entrance to a coal mine in Meghalaya. File picture Shillong, May 10: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today asked the Meghalaya government to place on record the exact current quantity of coal and its value lying in various places of the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago NGT sets up panel to restore ecology  The Telegraph1 month ago NGT extends coal royalty payment to April 15  Assam Tribune1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Deborah tours Garo hills for Dikkanchi

Tura, May 3: Meghalaya social welfare minister Deborah Marak today accompanied Congress candidate Dikkanchi D. Shira to remote places like Mangsang, Rongjeng and Songsak in East Garo Hills. In all the rallies, Deborah spoke at length on the power ...
 Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago

Huge arms, explosives haul in Meghalaya districts

Shillong, Apr 26 (PTI) Huge cache of arms and explosives belonging to a militant groups were recovered today in the South Garo Hills and East Jaintian Hills district during twin raids, police said. The arms and ammunition seizure at South Garo ...
 Press Trust of India4 weeks ago
The Hindu

The sounds of Meghalaya

At this particular point / As our greed can be as bad or lower / But to justify our human nature / Lets not be atypical…but natural / All beautiful and graceful / All unique and equal. These lines, from the song Natural, capture much of the ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Take lesson from firing: Opposition

The Opposition today asked the Meghalaya government to learn a lesson from a police firing incident that had claimed two lives over a year ago, when hundreds of people staged a protest in East Jaintia hills district, following the ban on coal mining by the ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago
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