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Jairam says Greenpeace funded domestically

Former environment minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday virtually backed the non-governmental organisation Greenpeace in the backdrop of an Intelligence Bureau report warning that the NGO is a threat......

Naxal attack was a holocaust: Jairam Ramesh

Terming the Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh as a ‘holocaust’,  Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said the ultras resorted to such acts as they felt threatened with the pace of......

Centre signs agreement with Jan Satyagrah activists

Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday met Jan Satyagrah activists and agreed to their demands for framing a National Land Reforms Policy, defusing a crisis that could have been......

Not possible to cancel all coal block allocations: Ramesh

Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday said it was not possible to cancel all the coal block allocations but asserted that no one, even if a minister or a senior official, would......

'Mine-owners paid bribes before Ramesh's tenure'

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday alleged that officials of Union Ministry of Environment and Forests took bribes from the state's mine-owners before Jairam Ramesh took over the......

Vedanta in a patch-up mode with ministry

Nearly a month after Jairam Ramesh took over as the rural development minister, the Vedanta Group is trying to patch up with the Ministry of Environment & Forests to get its projects......

Should India explore hydro-power for energy needs?

At a Planning Commission meeting chaired by the prime minister on April 22, 2011 to give shape to the 12th Plan, Jairam Ramesh set the cat among the policy-cum-growth pigeons. His view was that......

Jairam's sudden clearance rush on coal

Union environment minister Jairam Ramesh, often criticised for his controversial 'no-go' policy on mining in foreted areas, has been on a clearance spree of late.The heightened activity on......

Ramesh's views on faculty: What IIM says

Reactions to Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh's comment recently that India's premier institutes like IIT and IIM are "not world class" but only "excellent" have been sharp and critical. But......

Jairam grants approval to Orissa for Posco project

Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday granted final approval to Orissa for diversion of 1,253 hectares of forest land for Posco's steel project but said the South Korean steel major should......
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Q. Why our Forest and Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh wakes up so late ?He had ordered to stop Vedanta/Cairn Deal,Closure of Styerilite Copper Smelting Plant at Tuticurin aftre 10 years then Lavasa and now demolition order for Aadarsh Housing ! Can't they reclaim and distribute the same to Kargil War Widows ?Is it environment or politics ??
:  A. PURE politics more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-our-forest-and-environment-minister-jairam-ramesh-wakes-//answers/18941441

SriniVenkat
Q. Union minister of state for environment and forests, Jairam Ramesh has openly opposed the move of LINKING OF RIVERS IN INDIA saying that it would not only invite environmental and ecological disaster but also the problem would assume international dimensions. WHAT MAY BE THE PROBLEMS, can anyone specify?
SriniVenkat:  A. the great scientist vaishyraya, ij whose name science museum in banglore had suggested long ago put bureaucrats refused to implement due to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/union-minister-of-state-for-environment-and-forests-jairam-r/18941375/answers/16186732

Kovai King
Q. \"Our cities are dirtiest cities of the world. If there is a Nobel prize for dirt and filth, India will win it, no doubt,\" said Environment and Forest Minister Jairam Ramesh. Comment.
Kovai King:  A. Ya must have heard many such comments before. It makes sense for the minister to shut his talk shop and start acting about the situation. Too much...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/quotour-cities-are-dirtiest-cities-of-the-world.-if-there-is/16186718/answers/16055505

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Pared down, in limbo

The revised inviolate forest policy, meant to keep miners out of the country's healthy green patches, promises to be completely ineffectual. The... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/inviolate-forest-policy-pared-down-in-limbo-114122000570_1.html
Work begins on forest policy; basic framework by Mar 2015

The issue of go and no-go forest areas has pitted industry against the environment ministry amid serious objections from NGOs and tribal groups... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/PkLQKM81PRCgAHnzAaRP9O/Work-begins-on-forest-policy-basic-framework-by-March-2015.html
New Green Panel Suggests Making 90% of Forests 'Go' Areas

New Delhi: If the government acts on the recommendations of the Subramanian committee, set up to review and streamline the process of green... ...

http://m.ndtv.com/article/india/truth-vs-hype-new-green-panel-suggests-making-90-of-forests-go-areas-631475
Stay away from Genetic Engineering

Bharat Jhunjhunwala The UPA Government had permitted trials of about 60 Genetically Modified (GM) food plants such as wheat. The NDA Government... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/stay-away-genetic-engineering/
Not either or

If Swachh Bharat can make us just acknowledge that we live in the filthiest country in the world, it will have achieved a great deal. You may not... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/fifth-column-not-either-or/

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