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Nov 09, 2017
As Delhi, Punjab grapple with air pollution, environment ministry sets up high-level committee to combat smogThe environment ministry has set up a high-level committee to propose and monitor solutions to air pollution, which has risen to dangerous levels in and around Delhi
Oct 20, 2017
Rs 1,400 cr Rajkot airport gets green nod; over 1,000 jobs likely, says officialThe state government has proposed a new airport in Rajkot district as the existing one is small and the earlier plan to extend the current runway could not materialise because of high land cost.
Oct 09, 2017
Web apps and tools alerting authorities of illegal wildlife trade awarded at ZoohackathonThe Zoohackathon competition was supported by the US Embassy, Ministry of Environment, TRAFFIC India and WWF-India.
Sep 04, 2017
NGT directs environment ministry, Andhra Pradesh govt to examine waste dumping around Polavaram projectThe petitioner alleged environment violations at the site and claimed that huge quantity of waste material was being dumped in agricultural lands near Polavaram project
Aug 11, 2017
European Commission may propose a quota for electric cars in its next review to cut emissionsGermany believes the European Commission will propose quotas for electric cars in its next review of measures to cut emissions.
Aug 01, 2017
Monitor lizard and Gangetic dolphin: Human greed and superstitions driving them closer to extinctionUse your power of protest — write to the media, write to the concerned officials and get others to do the same. Otherwise we will lose these animals just as we lost the cheetah to extinction before
Jul 19, 2017
Environment ministry approves climate change projects in Rajasthan, Gujarat and SikkimThe environment ministry on Wednesday approved projects aimed at addressing the vulnerabilities arising out of climate change in Rajasthan, Gujarat and Sikkim.
Jun 15, 2017
Environment minister Harsh Vardhan to address the issue on cattle sale restrictionsAll issues related to the Centre's recent notification banning sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter will be addressed 'seriously and honestly'
Jun 12, 2017
NGT seeks response from Delhi, Haryana govt on 'illegal' apartments in sensitive Aravalli mountainsA plea seeking the demolition of apartments located in the eco-sensitive Aravalli area has prompted the National Green Tribunal to seek a response from the Centre and the Haryana government.
Jun 04, 2017
Centre welcomes suggestions on notification restricting sale of cattle for slaughter, says it's not prestige issueThe Centre on Sunday said it is open to the suggestions made by various groups on the cattle slaughter notification and was not viewing it as a prestige issue, amid a raging row over the order.