Fifty-six proposals under Forest Conservation Act and 11 projects under Environment Impact Assessment Notification for roads and public utility sectors were granted clearance in hilly states during the last one year, government today said.
Taking suo motu cognisance of
public inconvenience caused by the ongoing Jat agitation, the
Allahabad High Court on Friday directed the governments concerned to clear railway tracks and national highways blocked due to the stir.
With an aim of making granting of
clearance to hotel projects transparent and investor-friendly,
the Hospitality Development and Promotion Board would opt for
online system for processing applications.
After prolonged dilly-dallying, the Uttar Pradesh government Sunday gave a go-ahead to a proposed public rally to be addressed by Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi in Mirzapur May 18, a party functionary said.
India on Wednesday night cleared the
China-bound cargo plane of UAE`s Air Force in which arms and
ammunition were found to leave the country after being
detained in Kolkata for four days for carrying arms and