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MoEF may take up Hindalco's coal proj for clearance next week

Apr 25, 2014

MoEF may take up Hindalco's coal proj for clearance next week

The Environment Ministry may meet next week to take up the issue of granting clearance for diversion of forest land pertaining to Hindalco's coal mining project in Odisha. #Hindalco #NewsTracker #Environment Ministry #MoEF #Odisha
Kerala: Political storm over Kasturirangan report on W-Ghats

Mar 05, 2014

Kerala: Political storm over Kasturirangan report on W-Ghats

Chandy said no one could make any political mileage out of the issue. "Persons who dream that UDF could be politically weakened on the issue will not succeed," he said. #India #NewsTracker #UDF #LDF #Environment Ministry #Oommen Chandy
With Jayanthi shunted, Veerappa Moily clears GM crop trials

Feb 27, 2014

With Jayanthi shunted, Veerappa Moily clears GM crop trials

Moily has now called for a meeting of the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), almost a year since it last met. #India #Jairam Ramesh #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Environment Ministry #PMO #Jayanthi Natarajan #Veerappa Moily #MoEF #GM food #ARuna Rodrigues
'70 clearances in 20 days: Moily should quit as environment minister'

Jan 14, 2014

'70 clearances in 20 days: Moily should quit as environment minister'

Greenpeace India on Tuesday demanded Environment Minister Veerappa Moily's resignation for giving speedy clearances to 70 projects in 20 days which, it said, is against the interest of the environment. #Politics #Economy #India #NewsTracker #Environment Ministry #Veerappa Moily #Greenpeace
Without approval from panchayats don't expect green nod, Moily tells India Inc

Jan 14, 2014

Without approval from panchayats don't expect green nod, Moily tells India Inc

"When the panchayats reject, we cannot go ahead with it. We have made a rule that if the Panchayats (reject), we cannot (grant clearance)," Moily said. #Environment Ministry #Vedanta #TheySaidIt #environment minister #Veerappa Moily #Panchayat #Niyamgiri hills #Environment approval

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Why Moily's clearance sale should not shock the green lobby or comfort India Inc

Jan 12, 2014

Why Moily's clearance sale should not shock the green lobby or comfort India Inc

The rabid greens want to save everything. And nothing is enough for the growth hawk. They can curse or cheer the project clearance spree but neither benefits from their all-or-nothing battle. #ToTheContrary #Environment #Environment Ministry #Veerappa Moily #India Inc #Indian Inc #Green Activists

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Why Moily's clearance sale should not shock the green lobby or comfort India Inc

Jun 16, 2014

Large-scale tests with self-driving cars to hit Dutch roads

Self-driving cars could appear on Dutch public roads soon, as the government is preparing regulations that will make large-scale public road tests legal, the country’s Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment said Monday. Self-driving cars could he...
Why Moily's clearance sale should not shock the green lobby or comfort India Inc

Jul 01, 2014

Japan's government approves larger military role

(AP) -- Japan took a step away Tuesday from an American-drafted constitution that has long kept its military shackled, approving a plan to allow greater use of a force that was vanquished at the end of World War II. In one of the biggest changes to J... #China #Beijing #Shinzo Abe
Why Moily's clearance sale should not shock the green lobby or comfort India Inc

Jul 12, 2014

Bad start for Joan - Enda wins power game, again

THE problem with the old saying about a good start representing half the work is that the opposite applies to a bad beginning. And in the case of the new Tanaiste Joan Burton, a great deal of future difficulties may have been stored up by that first ... #Joan Burton #Fine Gael #Brendan Howlin (politician)