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National Green Tribunal asserts independence, is Environment Minister listening?

Jul 19, 2014

National Green Tribunal asserts independence, is Environment Minister listening?

In a significant judgement, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asserted its powers to enforce environmental rights, clarifying that it has "the complete trappings of a civil court" and that its power of judicial review is "implicit and essential for expeditious and effective disposal of the cases". #India #ConnectTheDots #National Green Tribunal #Prakash Javadekar #Ministry of Environment and Forest #environmental rights
Gujarat govt to launch electric buses as part of green project for state

Jul 14, 2014

Gujarat govt to launch electric buses as part of green project for state

The Gujarat government will soon introduce a pilot project to run 'electric-buses' for public transport between state capital Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad. #India #ThisisNext #Gujarat #Environment #Narendra Modi #bus #Ahmedabad #Gandhinagar #Green #electric bus #GPCL #e-bus
Union Budget 2014: Rs 1,000 crore allocated for solar power

Jul 10, 2014

Union Budget 2014: Rs 1,000 crore allocated for solar power

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday allocated Rs 1,000 crore for the solar power sector in the Union Budget 2014. #India #Energy #Finance minister #Power #New Delhi #Solar power #Arun Jaitley #Renewable energy #Union Budget #Budget 2014 #Green Energy Corridor Project
Budget 2014: Jaitley allocates Rs 1,000 cr to 'high priority' renewable energy sector

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: Jaitley allocates Rs 1,000 cr to 'high priority' renewable energy sector

The government aims to construct Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects or high capacity plants in the radiation rich states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, and Ladakh. #Energy #coal #Arun Jaitley #Union Budget #solar #Budget2014 #Green Power #photovoltaic #Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects
Unshackling farmers: Why Modi's budget should carry forward UPA's policies

Jul 03, 2014

Unshackling farmers: Why Modi's budget should carry forward UPA's policies

Knowing the prime minister's proclivities, this government is likely to carry that momentum forward. The Budget should be a signal of that resolve. #Inflation #UPA #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Agriculture #green revolution #Irrigation #analysis #Budget 2014

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Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Jul 30, 2014

Thane Don't believe glossy real estate ads, this city is no escape from Mumbai

Thane suffers from a highly politicised municipal governance that is ineffective -- its green cover claims are dubious, it has no idea how to deal with the fastest growing population and its infrastructure is crumbling. #Thane #InMyOpinion #Mumbai #Infrastructure #Governance #realty #stray dogs #Transport #Real estate prices #Trees #Green Cover #Mumbai Metropolitan Region
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Mar 02, 2014

Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Our weak and complicated green clearance norms help neither development nor environment. But instead of making the process simple and robust, the UPA has been busy undercutting it. #Manmohan Singh #Environment #POSCO #Veerappa Moily #Wildlife Trust of India #Lok Sabha polls #Green clearance

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Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Aug 01, 2014

Tired Of Wasting Water With That Dumb Sprinkler? Meet The Smart Sprinkler Controller

In our annual battle to keep our lawns green, we waste lots of water. Part of the problem? Dumb sprinkler controllers...
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Aug 01, 2014

Bayern Munich wins friendly against Chivas Guadalajara 1-0 at Red Bull Arena

Though German giant Bayern Munich was without resting German stars like Thomas Muller, Manuel Neuer and the championship-winning goal-scorer Mario Gotze for its Thursday friendly against Mexican power Chivas Guadalajara at Red Bull Arena, it did have... #Belgium #Guadalajara #Thomas Muller #Bayern Munich #Red Bull
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Jul 31, 2014

Comeback kid Julian Green returns to Unites States with FC Bayern Munich

U.S. Soccer and Bayern Munich player Julian Green is ready to build off his World Cup experience. Fresh off making his World Cup debut in the USA’s loss to Belgium, the 19-year-old is eager to duplicate his experience in Brazil at Red Bull Arena on T... #Belgium #Munich #Bayern Munich #Brazil national football team #Red Bull
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