Environment ministry clears 229 projects in a month, up from 217 in a quarter.
Prakash Javadekar said, “I am very unhappy with inadeq0uate waste disposal system. Segregation of waste is primarily done by rag pickers or private NGOs.”
The three state expert appraisal committees (SEACs) are for industrial and mining proposals, construction proposals within Mumbai Metropolitan Region, and construction proposals outside the region.
“How can the CM (Kejriwal) not know that the degree provided (in records) by his law minister was fake?” asked Javadekar.
Policy to determine fate of road development project
Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar sees an ‘agenda’ in calling Indian cities among worst polluted, defends Modi govt’s stand on NGOs, questions Rahul Gandhi’s aggression, and asserts RSS does not interfere in government.
Javadekar said there are objections to Nagpanchami, an age-old festival, at Shirala where snakes are worshipped.
Union Minister Javadekar attacked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on being “active” these days and said some people go on “hibernation” for 56 days and then become “hyperactive”.
Countries are scheduled to finalise a global agreement on climate change at a meeting in Paris at the end of 2015.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar was in Kochi to launch the Union government’s Free Pension scheme.
The state coastal regulatory panel had sent the undertaking.
An NGT order forbade the Noida Authority from giving completion certificates to projects within a 10-km radius around the sanctuary.
We plan to introduce amendments this session, Environment Minister Javadekar says; he is optimistic about land bill too.
‘No fault of media but you should find out why only one embassy’s data being used,’ says Javadekar.
Gajendra Singh hung himself during an AAP rally at Jantar Mantar which was attended by Arvind Kejriwal.