Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 00:33
Jairam Ramesh said he feels Madhav Gadgil report on Western Ghats was the "roadmap" for conservation of the ecologically-sensitive hills and hoped there would be a "dispassionate debate" on the issue.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 18:38
The National Green Tribunal Tuesday said that it is no longer mandatory for the environment ministry to refer to Gadgil panel`s report while deciding applications for clearance for projects in permissible areas of the Western Ghats.
Last Updated: Friday, January 18, 2013, 22:38
Western Ghats is one of the identified hotspots of biological diversity globally and has many endemic species of flowering plants, endemic fishes, amphibians, reptiles.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 01, 2012, 20:26
Kerala has raised serious objections to the Madav Gadgil Committee report on the Western Ghats conservation, arguing that many of its recommendations would adversely affect the state`s interests.
Last Updated: Monday, June 11, 2012, 16:07
Kerala today said it cannot accept recommendations of the Madhav Gadgil report on Western Ghats.
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