Centre's move to dilute rules on cattle sale in livestock markets defeats very purpose of animal welfare
The modified cattle sale rules fail to address common & horrific cruelties that take place, from the time the animals leave the farms to the point of sale.
Tiger conservation: After Panna reserve success, 6 big cats to be relocated in Bengal's Buxa from Assam
Tapping into the scientific and management skills gained from the successful tiger relocation exercise at Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, wildlife experts and forest officials have proposed the introduction of big cats in West Bengal's Buxa Tiger Reserve from Assam.
The Adani group has also been fined Rs 25 crore by the National Green Tribunal for environmental damage caused by its Hazira Port in Gujarat.
Javadekar said that 2000 environmental approvals were granted in two years for unlocking an investment of Rs 10 lakh crore which can generate 10 lakh jobs
RS questions govt on Uttarakhand fire: Javadekar says more forest fires in first four months than entire 2015
The government on Monday said the number of forest fires in the first four months this year has already exceeded the last year's total of such incidents.
The decibel level of protests against the restrictions being placed on acquisition of land and clearance of major projects by the MoEF has notched up, with three Congress govts seeking a review of such laws