No need to set up green regulator: Centre tells SC

The Centre has informed Supreme Court that there is no need for setting up of a green regulator to oversee matters related to environmental clearances.

Lafarge stole our limestone mines: NE Village

Residents of Shella Village in
the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya today alleged that French cement
firm Lafarge "clandestinely acquired" their land for mining
limestone.

Lafarge asked to meet additional conditions for mining

French cement giant Lafarge,
which got environmental clearance from an expert committee for
minning in forest areas of Meghalaya, was today asked in the
Supreme Court to meet additional conditions.

Locals support Lafarge plant in Meghalaya

A day after several prominent
organisations opposed transfer of tribal land to Lafarge in
Meghalaya, local villagers came out in support saying they have
been benefitted by the mining operations.

SC asks Lafarge to get fresh EIA for mining in Meghalaya

The Supreme Court on Monday
directed Lafarge to get fresh EIA done for its controversial limestones mines
in the forests of Meghalaya for its Bangladesh-based project
and refused to grant permission for mining.

SC to hear villagers` petition on mining by Lafarge

The Supreme Court today
agreed to hear a petition filed by villagers challenging
allotment of forest land for mining to French cement
manufacturing company Lafarge in Meghalaya.

SC to examine Centre`s plea for lifting mining ban on Lafarge

SC will examine
on the Centre`s plea to vacate its stay on mining
activities carried out by French cement giant Lafarge in
Meghalaya as government claimed it would otherwise affect
diplomatic relations with Bangladesh.

SC restrains Lafarge from carrying mining in Meghalaya

The Supreme Court on Friday stopped the French cement giant Lafarge from carrying out mining of limestone at its mines in Meghalaya for its cement plant in Bangladesh saying mining in the eco-friendly cannot be allowed.