Clearing the final hurdle for construction of Andhra Pradeshs new capital Amaravati, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday quashed objections raised by environmental activists.
The NGT.. Deccan Herald
Brazil’s Environment Ministry said on Thursday that arson may be the cause of a wildfire that has destroyed more than a quarter of a national park in the central state of Goias over the past two.. Source: Euronews English -
Greek miners fearing job losses scuffled with police during a protest outside the environment ministry, after a Canadian mining company warned it could suspend operations in Greece. Laura Frykberg.. Source: Wochit News -
South Korea says it is preparing fresh military drills with its ally the United States. Seoul also says it is ramping up its ballistic missile defences in response to North Korea’s sixth and most.. Source: Euronews English -
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): After the sudden death of the Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave on Thursday morning, Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan was given additional charge of.. Source: News unlimited -
The air quality in the national capital region showed a marginal improvement, but continued to be in the "severe" range, with the city still covered under a shroud of toxic pollutants and no respite in.. Deccan Herald
US President Donald Trump landed in Beijing today under clear sunny sky as China has virtually driven away the smog hovering over the city in the last few days with emergency measures. Following the.. All India Radio
The Environment Ministry has in-principle approved diverting about 3,200 hectares of forest land for construction of Kaleswaram (?????????) project stage-one. The Telangana government proposed.. All India Radio
The Supreme Court today directed the governments of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan to ban the use of pet coke and furnace oil in the industries and made it clear that their failure to do so would.. Deccan Herald
The Supreme Court today came down heavily on the union environment ministry for not finalising pollution emission standards for industries using pet coke and furnace oil in the national capital region.. Deccan Herald
In the wake of rising pollution due to bursting of firecrackers, industry body Assocham today said clean environment should be a combined responsibility of the Centre, state governments, civil society.. DNA
Scientists have been asked to develop zero-pollution firecrackers that do not cause health hazards to children, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said ahead of Diwali. The comments come close.. DNA
The Environment Ministry wants states to fast track appraisal of development projects in and around national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. The Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate.. DNA
The Centre has managed to resolve the dispute between Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Madhya Pradesh (MP) on sharing waters from the Ken-Betwa river-linking project.
The two states have agreed in principle.. DNA