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Centres new wetland protection rules are a joke

Centres new wetland protection rules are a joke

Read this and see if it makes sense: * The chief minister of a state, as the chief executive of its government, will make a proposal to identify a wetland in the state to the states wetland preservation authority * The CM then, as the chief executive of the ..., 2 days ago

Art of Living challenges NGT's contemptpowers

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), while hearing a contempt petition against Art of Living Foundation founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wednesday, was challenged by the counsel representing the foundation on whether it had contempt powers. The NGT ...
 Yahoo! India3 days ago NGT to hear arguments on contempt plea against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar  ProKerala.com4 days ago Green Court To Hear Contempt Plea Against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar  NDTV3 days ago Meet the odd four who moved NGT against World Culture Festival  Economic Times2 months ago

NGT notice to Environment Ministry on Surajpur wetlands

New Delhi, May 24 (PTI) A plea claiming construction of permanent structures and chopping of trees inside Surajpur wetlands in Greater Noida today prompted the National Green Tribunal to seek Environment Ministry's response on the issue. A bench ...
 Press Trust of India5 days ago

Dark clouds overthe green cover

When the Narendra Modi government was swept to power in 2014, it promised an agenda that balanced industrial development with carefully thought-out environmental checks and balances. To translate that into action, the Union Ministry of Environment ...
 Hindu Business Line1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Notify wetlands in two months or face action: NGT to UP government

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday pulled up the Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) and the Uttar Pradesh government for not taking effective steps to protect wetlands. NGT said if states like UP do not identify and ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago

Will Empowering "Gram Sabhas" in India Derail Development?

There is unease in the corporate sector over a recent decision by the National Green Tribunal (NGT). After a seven-year struggle, a village in Himachal Pradesh, a northern state, has won the right to decide whether or not a hydel power project ...
 International Rivers Network1 week ago Will empowering gram sabhas derail development?  Livemint.com2 weeks ago
Business Standard India

In a first, Himachal villagers get a say in hydel power projects

It's a big victory for some 1,200 people of Lippa village in Kinnaur district in . After a seven-year struggle, the villagers have become the first grass-root people in the hill state to get empowered under Gram Sabha (village body of locals) to ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago Project in Odisha is over, says Posco  Business Standard India1 month ago

How the media got the Uttarakhand fire story wrong

In its short-sighted approach, the media conveniently blamed locals without questioning the forest department and govt policies Social media has its benefits. A fire in Uttarakhand would normally have got peripheral coverage on television and ...
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago

Is decentralisation a smoke screen for Centre to dilute green norms?

Newly drafted rules governing wetlands conservation are accentuating widespread concerns that the Centre is retreating from its environmental protection responsibilities under the guise of decentralising powers to States and to local authorities. ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago

Arindam Sil back with the next Byomkesh project

On August 19, last year, Arindam Sil started filming Har Har Byomkesh. A year later, he will be where he began. On the same date this year, the director will begin his next Byomkesh film, based on Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's Amriter Mrityu. Titled ...
 Times of India1 month ago
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