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Feb 15, 2017
Kaziranga shoot poachers at sight order: Govt chooses to be an ostrich in rhino landStopping poachers has always been a challenge for authorities of the Kaziranga National Park in Assam. But, the current administration seems to have taken its efforts too far by reportedly issuing shoot at sight orders to forest guards, committing an illegality that needs to be probed immediately.
Nov 07, 2016
Delhi pollution: Nothing can be solved unless AAP govt takes action, says Environment MinistryIn an attempt to find a possible solution for the toxic air pollution in Delhi, the Environment Ministry held a meeting on Monday and Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change recognised dust as one of the major reasons for the pollution.
Aug 12, 2016
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar calls NGT panel 'blind and biased': Decoding the role of green tribunalThe founder of Art of Living (AOL) Foundation Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Thursday termed the expert committee of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) as "blind and biased".
Aug 03, 2016
Reliance Jio gets green nod for AAE-I subsea cable projectAAE-1, the largest next generation subsea cable system spanning around 25,000 km and linking South Asia to Africa and Europe via the Middle East, is being constructed by a consortium of 17 global service providers
Jun 09, 2016
'Lust for killing' in MoEF: Maneka Gandhi slams Prakash Javadekar over animal cullingOn Thursday Union Minister for Women and Child Maneka Gandhi lashed out at the environment ministry headed by Prakash Javadekar for handing out permissions to kill wild animals.
Jun 05, 2016
Centre committed towards combating illegal wildlife trade, says JavadekarStressing that the Centre was committed towards weeding out illegal wildlife trade, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said 'Sanjay Gandhi National Park' in Mumbai was a perfect example of human-wildlife harmony.
May 18, 2016
Govt considering setting up research institute to study air pollution: JavadekarEnvironment Ministry is considering creation of an air pollution research institute to study the impact of pollution and guide the government in better handling of the menace.
May 17, 2016
Over 2,000 projects given environment clearance in 2 years: JavadekarOver 2,000 projects involving Rs 10 lakh crore investment have been given environmental clearance in the last two years, Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.
May 10, 2016
Parliamentary panel criticises Environment Ministry for 'poor performance' in controlling pollutionA Parliementary panel has pulled up the Environment Ministry for its "poor performance" in controlling pollution.
Apr 30, 2016
Adarsh building is not guilty: There's no point demolishing it, give it to war widowsThe military didn’t throw out the 411 Bofors 155 mm guns because of corruption, instead that won is the Kargil War.