New Delhi, Jan 15
After a row over implementation of an expert committee report, the Centre has ruled out appointment of any more panels to study the Western Ghats in an attempt to address concerns of the six State...
New Delhi, Dec 22
The National Tiger Conservation Authority has refused to give its nod for reintroduction of white tigers in Madhya Pradesh saying they have no “conservation value”, a decision that may come as a s...
December 21, 2013
It’s the season of giving. So, why not go to social funds, which invest your money in worthy causes – while earning you returns.
Sundarbans, Dec 12
Imagine buying a plot of land only to see it vanishing into the river gradually after a few years!Thousands of farmers living on the banks of the islands in Sundarbans are struggling to pro...
Hyderabad, Dec 9
State level recovery plans have been proposed to save the Great Indian Bustard species from extinction.
Following suggestions by the Ministry of Environment and Forests, all bustard range...
Hyderabad, Nov 26
The latest International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Birds (2013) shows that fifteen bird species in India continue to be Critically Endangered (CR). Three other...
New Delhi, Nov. 22
NTPC Ltd said the power producer along with Indian Oil Corp Ltd (IOC) has set up a pilot plant for bio-fixation of carbon dioxide at the Faridabad power station.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 18
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has said that Monday’s State-wide hartal has exposed the Opposition CPM’s doublespeak on the Kasturirangan panel report. Chandy told newspersons here that CP...
New Delhi, Jan 24
The National Green Tribunal today directed that South Korean major Posco will not cut any trees at a village in Odisha for developing its Rs 51,000-crore steel project till the State Government gi...
New Delhi, Jan 14
Setting a rule of sorts, Environment Minister M. Veerappa Moily has made it clear that green nod will not be given to a project that is opposed by the local panchayats.
He made this clear...
New Delhi, Dec. 21
Land acquisition, green clearances hurting project implementation, says Rahul Gandhi
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec. 15
‘The Centre has rejected the Gadgil report due to pressure from mining companies, real estate lobbies, timber lobbies and other corporate sectors.’
Hyderabad, Dec. 9
State-level recovery plans have been proposed to save the Great Indian Bustard species and protect them from extinction.
Following suggestions by the Ministry of Environme...
Bangalore, Nov 28
Waste management should be a social responsibility first and then a business proposal and companies should move towards zero waste discharge.
This was among the observations made at...
Nagapattinam (TN), Nov 23
Migratory birds have started arriving at the Point Calimere sanctuary on the Vedaranyam coast here with authorities taking extensive measures to ensure their protection following a steady decline...
Dello (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 20
Two eastern hoolock gibbons were captured and released from Dello village in Arunachal Pradesh to a safer and more suitable habitat in the Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary in the state.Continuing e...
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15
Chandy appeals to settlers for calm