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Mining clearance: HC issues contempt notices to two senior IAS officers

Since August 17 last year,Punjab govt has moved only a single plea seeking environment clearance from the Centre

Forest clearance for 12 coal mines in 2 months

MoEF has issued the approvals, some of which include forest clearances, for about 10-12 mine blocks over the past two months,


Rajan for better ways of project clearances

Rajan said in the years to come the measure of country’s economic success should be the jobs that are created by facilitating competitive environment that will encourage efficiency and creativity.

Economic Survey 2013: Fast-track green approvals for 795 MT coal output in 2012-17

Delays in environment clearances needs to be addressed on a fast-track basis: survey

MoEF set to extend green nod to Posco

Billed as the single largest FDI,the Posco project has been in limbo since June 2005.

Pollution board team faces ire

A Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) team faced serious opposition from the people of Jhangriyan near Pojewal and its surrounding villages on Monday against a proposed distillery in the town by the son of a senior SAD leader.


MoEF slams brakes on Nirma cement plant

The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has accused Nirma Limited of hiding facts about its proposed cement plant at Mahuva

No environment clearance to Tata Camelot: Centre to HC

Stating that the much debated Tata Housing Development Company will have “an adverse impact” on Chandigarh’s heritage,the Central government apprised the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday that till date “no environmental clearance has been accorded to the project”.

POSCO steel plant gets govt nod but terms and conditions apply

The South Korean major's $12 billion project is the single largest foreign investment in India.

Dikshit sidesteps Ramesh's remarks on Akshardham temple

Jairam Ramesh had said that there was no application ever for environment clearance to build the temple.