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'Uttarakhand forest fires to be doused in 2 days'

Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar, on Monday, said the fire which destroyed around 2,000 hectares of forest land in Uttarakhand would be put out in......

Dismantling environmental laws, endangering India

India loses 333 acres of prime forest every day. Instead of working to conserve India's forests and water resources, the environment minister has set up a committee to 'dismantle' the five key laws......

Red tape blocks Army, Air Force projects on China border

Clearance for many strategic roads have been delayed because the ministry of environment and forests as well as respective state forest and public works departments have been sitting on the......

What Jairam did and didn't do as green minister

Jairam Ramesh's tenure as MinisterĀ of Environment and Forests cannot be assessed in a hurry; there are lots of positives there, but also many question marks, says Himanshu Thakkar"Kicked upstairs"......

'India can emerge as supplier of green technology'

Union Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh has predicted that the issue of climate change is likely to figure on the agenda when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits Washington, DC on......

Railways, Delhi Metro don't need green nod for projects, rules SC

SC agreed that if they were forced to seek clearances from the ministry of environment and forest, their projects will get delayed The Supreme Court, on Friday, stayed the operation of a National......

Now, govt to use MNREGA for rescue of cows

Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said the Centre was mulling a scheme to provide farmers free fodder to dissuade them from selling cows that have stopped producing......

Centre approves IOC's LNG project

The expert appraisal committee of the ministry of environment and forests has given its nod to Indian Oil Corporation's Rs 4,320-crore (Rs 43.2-billion) liquefied natural gas terminal project at......

Two laws, two ministries, one continuing confusion

Trouble is again being caused by the inherent contradictions between the two laws - the Indian Forest Act and the Forest Rights Act - that govern India's forests, their produce and the people......

Ministry moots corporate funding for zoos

The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests has mooted corporate funding of zoos and recruitment of volunteers to give a fillip to Indian zoos, on the lines of the foreign zoos, to make them a......
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Nagaland CM's chair a moment of triumph for Zeliang

For T R Zeliang, the chief minister's chair in Nagaland has come under unusual ways -- not once but twice. The rebel Nagaland People's Front leader... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/nagaland-cm-s-chair-a-moment-of-triumph-for-zeliang-72657.html
SC upholds Madras High Court's stay

[India], July 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court, while hearing a matter on a cow slaughter ban, said that Madras High Court's stay on the government's... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/cow-slaughter-ban-sc-upholds-madras-high-courts-stay-news-national-rhlobGajdcjgi.html
SC to hear plea against Centre's notification on cattle sale ban

[India], July 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the plea challenging the Centre's notification that bans sale and purchase of cattle... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/sc-to-hear-plea-against-centres-notification-on-cattle-sale-ban-news-national-rhlfbQhifafea.html
Answer lies in the dung

Forest staffers and volunteers across India recently finished mammoth field studies to estimate elephant population, last done in an ad-hoc way in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-elephant-population-study-answer-lies-in-the-dung-2496904
New highway could jeopardize tigers in India

On May 1, forestry officials in the Indian state of Uttarakhand discovered a tiger cub, abandoned and injured. They attempted to rescue the animal,... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/environment-news/a-dangerous-path-new-highway-could-jeopardize-tigers-in-india-68423.html

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