June 10, 2016 2:33 pm
An anathema to most welfare activists, removal is often the only solution for wildlife and people caught in acute, irreversible conflict
June 09, 2016 10:13 am
Maneka Gandhi said that the ministry was "writing letters to every state and allowing the killing of animals like elephants, wild boars and monkeys".
May 17, 2016 6:38 pm
"We have increased forest cover by 3,500 sq km. We have increased mangrove by 1,000 sq km. It is not a small achievement. It shows our direction and commitment," said Javadekar.
May 10, 2016 11:22 am
A parliamentary committee said the ministry could only utilise 35 per cent of the allocation up to December 2015
October 08, 2015 2:41 am
Committee recommended that the restriction on maximum ash content of imported coal may be increased upto 25 per cent and environment impact assessment be carried out accordingly.
September 11, 2015 1:54 am
The idea was first discussed between Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Global Investors Summit in Indore last year.
August 11, 2015 3:56 am
Siddharth Kumar Ambedkar, a 2012-batch IFS officer, had appeared for the 2013 civil services (mains) exam and informed his course director at the Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy in Dehradun.
July 29, 2015 3:41 am
Environment ministry clears 229 projects in a month, up from 217 in a quarter.
July 01, 2015 2:04 am
Pollution levels of these industries can be monitored in real time throughout the year.
April 13, 2015 3:34 am
This move was originally prioritised as an action point at a meeting chaired by Nripendra Misra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, on July 12, 2014.
June 09, 2016 9:51 pm