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Apr 10, 2018
Centre issues new regulations on cattle sale for slaughter, omits earlier clausesRolling back its controversial rule that barred the sale of cattle in the market for slaughtering, the Central government has come up with new rules omitting earlier clauses.
Mar 07, 2018
Maharashtra govt reduced Shivaji statue height to 126 metres, says Prithviraj ChavanSenior Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday accused the BJP-led Maharashtra government of reducing the height of the proposed statue of Maratha king Chhatrapati Shivaji, to be constructed in the Arabian sea, from 160 metres to 126 metres.
Feb 18, 2018
India dealing with environmental crisis but govt in denial, says lawyer Ritwick DuttaMultiple studies conducted recently have shown that India is dealing with an environmental crisis.
Dec 10, 2017
Oppo granted environmental clearance to set up a manufacturing unit worth Rs 2,200 crore in Greater NoidaThe Union Environment Ministry has granted the environment clearance to its Indian subsidiary Oppo Mobiles India Pvt Ltd for the proposed project.
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