Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 12:48
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.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 19:30
The Environment Ministry Tuesday said it is yet to receive any letter from the Goa government on the controversial Kasturirangan report on Western Ghats and will "look at it" once it comes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 19:22
Efforts like simplifying regulatory regime for private lands will be made to encourage states to take up bamboo plantations, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 22:32
Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Congress on Saturday reconstituted the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee that includes Union ministers P Chidambaram, GK Vasan and Jayanthi Natarajan among others.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 22:44
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will take up with Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan the issue of implementation of Kasturirangan panel report on Western Ghats in the wake strong protests in some hilly areas of Kerala against it.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 16:12
Union Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Thursday said her Ministry will express opposition if there was any damage caused to agricultural lands or environment under the Kochi-Mangalore gas pipeline.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 17:08
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar asked Tehelka editor-in-chief Traun Tejpal if he was a "Congress stooge", and also why were Congress union ministers like Jayanthi Natarajan supporting him.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 19:58
India Thursday expressed displeasure with "some" developed countries for abandoning the greenhouse gas emission targets set by the 1997 Kyoto Protocol and asked the industrialised nations to ratify their pledge for the second commitment period of the treaty.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 09:31
Rich and poor countries squared off at climate talks in Warsaw on Wednesday as UN chief Ban Ki-moon called for "much bolder" action to stave off an existential peril.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 21:24
India would strongly oppose the US and EU`s stand on the issue of phasing out refrigerant gas HFCs at the high-level ministerial talks at the UN Climate Change summit here, official sources said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 15:47
Congress MP from Mandsaur Meenakshi Natarajan faced the wrath of party workers loyal to Congress leader Rajkumar Ahirwar on Friday evening, after Raghuraj Choradia was given the ticket to contest Assembly Elections from the Jawad constituency, instead of Ahirwar.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 17:34
Despite a continuous fall in forest cover in the country over the years, the Environment Ministry has failed to effectively implement its afforestation programme to meet the challenge, an official document has revealed.
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