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Sep 05, 2019
Sikkim rail project: Amid protests, environmentalists warn of disaster waiting to happenEnvironmentalists claim that the Sikkim rail project could invite natural disasters as the stretch falls in an earthquake hazard zone. Instead, the railways point to increased employment and income generation through tourism.
Aug 29, 2019
KGF: Chapter 2 — Shoot of film halted after interim court order alleging environmental damageThe main issue against KGF: Chapter 2's shooting was that it was taking place over the now-disused gold mines.
May 22, 2018
US Supreme Court to hear Gujarat villagers' appeal against power plant funded by Washington-based IFCThe US Supreme Court has agreed to take up an appeal by Indian villagers against a power plant in Gujarat, funded by US-based International Finance Corporation (IFC), which has allegedly resulted in environmental damages.
Jan 30, 2017
Goa Election 2017: Environment-development Catch-22 influences state polls far more than elsewhereThe inherent tension between development and environmental damage, between income and loss of heritage, has been a far more salient issue in Goa’s elections than elsewhere in the country.
Jul 04, 2016
Govt waives Rs 200 cr fine on Adani, but says co may have to pay bigger penaltyThe Adani group has also been fined Rs 25 crore by the National Green Tribunal for environmental damage caused by its Hazira Port in Gujarat.
Dec 03, 2014
Carbon dioxide emissions cause long-term environmental damage, says studyResearchers have found that a single carbon emission takes only about 10 years to reach its maximum effect.
May 13, 2014
'Irreversible' Antarctic ice sheet collapse has already begunVast glaciers in West Antarctica seem to be locked in an irreversible thaw linked to global warming that may push up sea levels for centuries, scientists said on Monday.