Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

Central Empowered Committee


6,961 trees to make way for Delhi Metro corridor, proposal gets SC panel nod

August 13, 2021 7:05 am

Among the 6,169 trees, 921 fall in the southern ridge and south central ridge and 151 in the extended ridge — areas that are ecologically sensitive and considered the lungs of Delhi.

SC panel to examine jumbo underpass height dip in Rajaji

July 16, 2021 7:29 am

An 8-metre-high wildlife underpass was set as a condition to approve a highway project, but it has now been relaxed.

CEC member wrote wildlife conservation plan for company under SC scanner

July 16, 2014 2:59 am

The conservation plan was made mandatory by the Ministry of Environment and Forests more than a decade ago.

Fighting CAD,govt will ask SC to lift iron ore export ban

August 01, 2013 1:40 am

The proposal is among the measures the government hopes will help reduce the CAD

As states crawl,CEC says cut safety zone

October 02, 2012 12:28 am

Reserves: Wants it down to 100m-2km though Environment Ministry is for 10km no-activity area

SC asks CEC for conditions to allow mining in Karnataka

September 22, 2012 1:22 am

The category ‘B’ mining leases had been indicted for allegedly creating mining pits on encroaching up to 10 per cent of the lease areas outside the sanctioned limit.

SC lifts Karnataka mining ban on leases cleared by CEC

September 03, 2012 12:11 pm

CEC says Category 'A' leases be allowed to carry on business as they did not violate any rules.

SC may allow mining activity in Karnataka

August 31, 2012 10:37 pm

The apex court will pass the order on recommendation of Central Empowered Committee

SC raps Karnataka for illegal iron ore export

August 24, 2012 12:07 am

Seeking a probe into illegalities in mining and export,the Supreme Court Thursday censured the Karnataka government for failure to check illegal export of iron ore from Belekeri port.

‘Mining in K’taka only after IBM nod’

June 06, 2012 3:00 am

Central Empowered Committee probing illegal mining rules out resuming operations