rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Union Ministry Of Forest And Environment

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Union Ministry Of Forest And Environment

  News for Union Ministry Of Forest And Environment

  • News
  • Business

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......

Centre steps in to protect Assam's rare rhinos

Union Minister of Environment and Forest Prakash Javadekar on Friday expressed anguish over the unabated poaching of the rare one-horned rhinoceros in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and the......

Environment minister Natarajan quits to work for Cong; more in line

In a shake up ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan resigned on Saturday from the Union Council of Ministers and more may be in line for being drafted into party......

It was a disaster waiting to happen, and it DID!

The Ministry of Environment and Forests has decided to step in, though late in the day, asking the Uttarakhand government to stop any construction along the river bank. Even as the jury is still......

Union environment ministry is in disarray: Goa CM Parrikar

A day after the Union ministry of environment and forest suspended the environmental clearances for all the 93 mining leases in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that he will appeal to......

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......

Environment min gives conditional nod to modify food crop

The Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has approved field trials of genetically modified (GM) food crops on a conditional basis. Environment Minister M Veerappa Moily on Thursday said......

Fifth airport in Kerala gets MEF nod, greens resent

Ignoring protests by green campaigners, Union Ministry of Environment and Forest has given clearance to the private airport project at Aranmula in Kerala, promoted by KGS Group. Disclosing......

'India: Success abroad, domestic challenges manifold'

Reticence can be a double-edged sword.For Jayanthi Natarajan, minister for environment and forests, her reserve has attracted much criticism from domestic detractors.Yet, on the high table of......

Posco's mega project remains stuck

Last January, the Union environment ministry's approval for the Rs 52,000-crore (Rs 520 billion) mega steel project by Korean giant Posco at Orissa's Jagatsinghpur district made headlines.A year......
  Web results for Union Ministry Of Forest And Environment
Greens cry hoarse over underground hydel project at Sharavathi

The Karnataka Power Corporation (KPC) is planning to undertake a 2,000-MW Rs 5,000-crore underground hydroelectricity project near the Sharavathi... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/646257/greens-cry-hoarse-over-underground.html
Resilent HKH conference begins with call for regional cooperation against climate change

Kathmandu, Dec 3 (IANS) Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari on Sunday inaugurated the international conference on resilient Hindu Kush Himalaya... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/resilent-hkh-conference-begins-with-call-for-regional-cooperation-against-climate-change-news-international-rmdxEedjbhfgh.html
Centre constitutes expert panel as per NGT order

GUWAHATI, Nov 27 - The Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has constituted a three-member expert committee 'for... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=nov2817/at060
Centre will intervene in Neelakurinji sanctuary issue, says Kummanam

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests has assured to intervene in the state government's decision to realign the boundaries of... ...

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MathrubhumiEnglish/~3/98W8qh2Q9pk/centre-will-intervene-in-neelakurinji-sanctuary-issue-says-kummanam-harsh-vardhan-1.2413209
Expert panel apathetic to woes of downstream people?

GUWAHATI, Nov 22 - Though it may sound strange, the Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC) meet for the River Valley and Hydroelectric Projects of the... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=nov2317/state056

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z