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May 09, 2015
Greenpeace replies to Modi govt's show-cause notice, slams 'unfounded' claimsGreenpeace India on Friday accused the government of using "unfounded" allegations in an attempt to "silence" it as the NGO submitted a comprehensive rebuttal to the Home Ministry's show-cause and demanded immediate unblocking of its domestic bank accounts.
May 07, 2015
Those who act peacefully for change are not anti-govt: US tells India after crackdown on NGOsThe US hit out at Modi government for the punitive action against scores of NGOs, saying those who act peacefully to seek change are not anti-government.
May 06, 2015
No money in the bank: Government crackdown may close down Greenpeace IndiaGreenpeace India, which is on the verge of closing down after the central government blocked its domestic accounts, is planning to appeal to the judiciary for relief.
May 05, 2015
Greenpeace India faced with 'imminent' shutdown, accuses government of 'strangulation'Greenpeace India on Tuesday said it was staring at an "imminent" shutdown within a month in the absence of funds for staff salaries and accused the government of "strangulating" it by stealth after the freezing of its funds.
Apr 28, 2015
Govt cancels licences of nearly 9,000 NGOs receiving foreign fundsIn yet another crackdown on NGOs receiving foreign funds, government has cancelled licences of nearly 9,000 such entities.
Apr 24, 2015
Ford Foundation on govt's watch list, needs MHA nod for giving grantsThe action against Ford Foundation days after another foreign NGO Greenpeace India earned a negative report from the Intelligence Bureau with the agency reportedly advising the finance ministry to remove any income-tax exemption citing alleged financial irregularities.
Apr 21, 2015
Trouble lurks for Greenpeace India as IB writes to revenue secy on financial irregularitiesThe home ministry had also rejected the NGO's clarification that it was working democratically saying that its activists were doing nothing meant for the environment "while hurting our national interest".
Apr 09, 2015
Home Ministry suspends Greenpeace India's registration, freezes all 7 bank accountsHome Ministry suspended registration of Greenpeace India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) and froze all seven bank accounts of the NGO.
Mar 10, 2015
Delhi to get unified system to monitor air pollution, says MoEFAmid concern over rising air pollution levels in Delhi, the government today decided to provide daily updates on air quality in the city through a uniform and scientific validation process.
Feb 20, 2015
Gag order against Priya Pillai: Does India want to be like China, Saudi Arabia?This "travel ban" and keeping people on travel "black-lists" is also a gag-tool of authoritarian governments of the Middle East.