Will make environment norms for industries more stringent: Prakash Javadekar

The government will make environment norms for industries more stringent, but at the same time they will be practical, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday.

Upgrading benchmarks of every industry: Prakash Javadekar

I&B and Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar in a candid Interview with Zee Business Deputy Editor Amish Devgan says that the NDA government has been able to control price rise especially that of petrol.

We are upgrading benchmarks to prevent scams: Prakash Javadekar

I&B and Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar in a candid Interview with Zee Business Deputy Editor Amish Devgan

 

New tiger tracking system soon: Prakash Javadekar
New tiger tracking system soon: Prakash Javadekar

A new tiger tracking system will be launched soon, announced the Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar. This system will be launched by The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) in collaboration with the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau .

Every industry is liable to pay water cess: Govt

Every person running an industry and every local authority using water irrespective of sources from where water is drawn is liable to pay cess on quantity of water consumed by them, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

Word `delay` is deleted under Narendra Modi govt: Prakash Javadekar

"Consider word `delay` has been deleted." This was the message by Prakash, Minister for I&B Minister, as he sought to assure all concerned that Modi govt would ensure speedy implementation of tasks.

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar holds first `janata darbar`

Pitching for wider participation of people to increase green cover in cities, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday held his first "janta darbar" where he listened to concerns about depleting forests and suggestions to check the trends on the issue.

Jairam Ramesh says Greenpeace is funded domestically

Former environment minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday virtually backed the NGO Greenpeace in the backdrop of an Intelligence Bureau report warning that the NGO is a threat to the country`s economic growth.

Goa CM meets Environment Min over mining issues

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today met Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and discussed the issues arising from the ban of mining activities within a kilometre of national parks and sanctuaries.

`India to have proactive role in global events on environment`

India would have a proactive role in the international events related to environment in the days to come, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said.

`India to have proactive role in global events on environment`

India would have a proactive role in the international events related to environment in the days to come, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said.

Javadekar promises fast clearances to infrastructure projects

New Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday promised to ensure "fast clearances" to infrastructure projects in a transparent manner and launched a process for transparent environmental clearance.

Javadekar takes over as environment minister

Prakash Javadekar Thursday took charge as the minister of environment, forest and climate change and said an online submission system for time-bound clearance of applications and greater transparency has been launched.

Greenpeace demands Moily quit as environment minister

Greenpeace India Tuesday demanded Environment Minister Veerappa Moily`s resignation for giving speedy clearances to 70 projects in 20 days.

Cleared projects worth Rs 1.5 lakh cr: Veerappa Moily

Environment Minister M Veerappa Moily today said he has cleared projects worth Rs 1.5 lakh crore since he took over the additional charge of the Ministry last month.

Natarajan`s exit as minister good for Goa: Parrikar

The exit of Jayanthi Natarajan as union minister of state for environment and forests was good for Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said.

Jayanthi Natarajan quits from Cabinet as Environment Minister, to work for party

Jayanthi Natarajan tendered her resignation from the post of Minister of State for Environment and Forests on Saturday with Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily being handed over the additional charge of the Environment Ministry.

Bribe case an `aberration`, will take action: Natarajan

Jayanthi Natarajan said action would be taken against ministry official for accepting bribe for arranging mining clearance for Odisha-based company.

No illegal mining in Goa: Minister

Goa government told the Legislative Assembly that there was no illegal mining in forest areas of the state.

Multi-cr forest scam: Natarajan seeks details from

The Haryana cadre IFS officer was frequently transferred
and suspended for exposing scam and he complained of
harassment to President Pratibha Patil, who referred it to the
Cabinet Secretariat.