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Biodiversity body awaits new head after cabinet panel rejects earlier choice

The post of NBA chairperson has been lying vacant since February last year when Balakrishna Pisupati resigned.


Promoting growth not MoEF’s duty: Jairam Ramesh

He said that we should prepare ourselves for a systematic dismantling of the existing environmental laws and rules.


Centre nod for Shivaji statue off Mumbai coast

The proposed amendment had allowed land reclamation in sea for construction of monuments and memorials, though only “in exceptional” cases.

He was speaking at an event organised by the Aaj Tak channel. (Source: PTI)

Will trace ‘extraneous influence’ during Jayanthi Natarajan’s stint as Environment min: Javadekar

The Environment Min also accused Sonia Gandhi of interfering in important decisions during her party’s rule at the Centre.


Solapur model to check illegal sand mining in country: Javadekar

Javadekar says will hold a meeting with CM to discuss the concerns raised over river pollution.

Don’t violate Forest Rights Act, MoEF told

Following letter from Tribal Ministry, NDA govt shelves plans to ‘rationalise’ provisions of law

Centre notifies royalty slabs for biological resources

Globally, the potential value of biological diversity and genetic resources is pegged at around $1 trillion.


Tughlaqabad’s poison lake

Wetland of sewerage and industrial waste that began forming 2 years ago, kills trees, destroys eco system.


PMO asks green ministry to relax norms, speed up clearances for road projects

Road ministry wants green clearances for road construction in areas up to 100 kms to be automatic.


India to play proactive role to deal with climate change

France will host the World Climate Conference next year.

MoEF redefines ‘inviolate’ forests, prunes parameters

The move is being made based on the inputs by stakeholder ministries and suggestions from experts.


Aiming transparency, now green clearance online: Javadekar

Online service system for TOR (Terms of Reference) and environment clearance proposal is operational now.

MoEF says can’t act against NGT chief

The ministry also sought deletion of its name as a party in the case, contending they had no role in the matter in view of their stand.

High-level panel suggests scrapping of 23 power projects in Uttarakhand

The committee was appointed by the ministry in October 2013 following a Supreme Court order.


In the air: Measures to reduce Delhi’s increasing pollution

The Transport department was supposed to contribute to improved air quality by bringing in more CNG-run buses.