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Rahul quotes Mahatma Gandhi over Avni's killing; BJP hits back

No previous government has worked with the kind of "depth and seriousness" this dispensation has, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said Monday as he hit back at Congress president Rahul......

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......

'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......

What Jairam did and didn't do as green minister

Jairam Ramesh's tenure as Minister 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"......

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......

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......

Don't gag large projects, environ minister told

Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has protested, on behalf of the corporate sector, against the Union environment and forests ministry's 'unreasonable environment regulations' being......

Posco gets a conditional green clearance

After putting the project on hold last year, Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday granted conditional clearance for South Korean major Posco's $12 billion steel mill project in......

Posco upbeat despite green hurdle

The meeting between Union Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh and senior Posco officials have given hope to the prospects of the steel major in Orissa."Speculation about a happy......
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Nalgonda mining another threat to T'gana tigers

The Union ministry of environment and forest (MoEF) has granted environmental clearance to the state government’s move to mine uranium in the... ...

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/uranium-mining-in-nalgonda-another-threat-to-tigers-in-t/articleshow/70707850.cms
Mumbai's forest areas finally get protective buffers, but not as envisaged

ad issued a directive to the Union environment ministry to declare ESZs around 21 national park and wildlife sanctuaries mumbai Updated: Aug 12,... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/mumbai-s-forest-areas-finally-get-protective-buffers-but-not-as-envisaged/story-LKGWXePewaTrEH7gR576wI.html
Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve gets govt award

Sathyamangalam tiger reserve in Erode district of Tamil Nadu received the best managed tiger reserve award from the Union ministry of environment,... ...

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/sathyamangalam-tiger-reserve-receives-central-govt-award/articleshow/70436930.cms
Order to cull Himachal Pradesh’s ‘vermin’ monkeys draws activists’ ire

Union environment ministry has declared monkeys (Rhesus Macaque) as ‘vermin’ in Himachal Pradesh, allowing local authorities to cull this... ...

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/environment/flora-fauna/order-to-cull-himachal-pradeshs-vermin-monkeys-draws-activists-ire/articleshow/70282393.cms
No leachate outside landfill, says HSPCB; activists refute claims

The feedback has prompted activists to write to senior functionaries in the HSPCB and the Union ministry of environment, forest and climate change,... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/no-leachate-outside-landfill-says-hspcb-activists-refute-claims/story-4JfXERU0QbkeCjPSbRQigI.html

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