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SC kept in dark about threat from 6 Uttarakhand dams

The Supreme Court asked the Union environment ministry to review six specific hydroelectric projects on the upper Ganga basin in Uttarakhand. On Wednesday, the ministry informed the apex court that......

11 things about Rahul Gandhi/UPA we learnt from Jayanthi Natarajan

Here are 11 things we learnt about Rahul Gandhi’s style of functioning from former Union minister Jayanthi Natarajan’s November 2014 letter to Congress President Sonia Gandhi. On......

Have an app for people's safety? Share it with the govt

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is scheduled to launch a web portal ‘MySecurity.in’ that will be a platform for innovation in the field of security related web applications.Any......

Environment ministry okays Rs 100-crore Shivaji statue in Arabian Sea

The environment ministry on Thursday gave its nod to a plan for constructing a grand statue for Maratha warrior king Shivaji in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai. Union Minister of State for......

Modi Cabinet: Prabhu gets Railways, Parrikar gets Defence

Former Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and former Shiv Sainik Suresh Prabhu were inducted into the Union Cabinet and given defence and railway portfolios respectively on Sunday as Prime......

Govt in knots over dams in Uttarakhand

Environment ministry wanted a halt to new dams, but Attorney General now says matter to be decided by PMO With the government binding itself in knots over the future of new hydro-dams in......

Now, a competition to choose 100 smart cities

The smart city project is being coordinated by the Union urban development ministry. After celebrity nominations akin to the famous ALS ice-bucket challenge for its Swachh Bharat campaign, and a......

Holy cow! Maneka bats for bovine urine-based floor cleaner

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi is pitching for the use of a surface cleaner made out of extracts of cow urine in government offices saying phenyl which is currently used for the purpose is......

Green laws to the wind! Industry will soon be able to fell trees without tribal consent

Environment ministry readies draft to dilute tribal rights to help India Inc Image: After the Prime Minister’s Office overruled the tribal affairs ministry, the environment ministry has......

Govt eases environment rules to push investments

Through a quick series of notifications, the Union environment ministry has eased rules for mining, roads, power and irrigation projects and other industrial sectors. It has diluted a host of......
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Comment · print · T T T+· T- A view of the Vaigai dam.File photo The State government on Friday informed the Madras High Court Bench... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/work-on-desilting-vaigai-dam-has-begun-govt/article7118361.ece?ref=tpnews
Forest areas in Aravalli Hills to be identified soon

a Forests and Environment Minister Capt Abhimanyu, on Saturday said that potential forest areas in the Aravalli Hills outside the recorded forests... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/forest-areas-in-aravalli-hills-to-be-identified-soon.html
Activists to NGT

The construction for the 180-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on an island in the middle of Narmada river started November last year. The... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/pune/halt-illegal-statue-of-unity-activists-to-ngt/
3 leopards shifted from Kodanad in one month, activists cry foul

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu forest officials have trapped and translocated three leopards from Kodanad area in the Nilgiris district in the last one month,... ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533979/s/45851f21/sc/31/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Ccity0Cchennai0C30Eleopards0Eshifted0Efrom0EKodanad0Ein0Eone0Emonth0Eactivists0Ecry0Efoul0Carticleshow0C469735640Bcms/story01.htm
Notices to 172 construction projects

Cracking a whip on major sources of air pollution in the national capital, the Delhi government has issued notices to 172 ongoing construction... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/delhi/anti-pollution-drive-notices-172-construction-projects-721

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