Enviornment Ministry

  • Jairam gives thumbs up to Jayanthi Natrajan 12-07-2011 11:02 PM

    New Delhi: New Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan is "passionately concerned" about green issues, Jairam Ramesh said about his successor on Tuesday. "I have known Natarajan for many years. She is also passionately concerned (about environment)," Ramesh, who is hailed for upgrading profile of the Environment Ministry, told reporters. In the...
  • LPG cause of air pollution, CSE debunks report 09-02-2011 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: The Environment Ministry's recent report on sources of pollution levels in cities across India is a victim of bad science and politics. That's the allegation by the Centre for Science and Environment. The Ministry report blames LPG combustion and road dust as the biggest contributor to air pollution...
  • Lavasa seeks six weeks for reply to MOEF 27-01-2011 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: Bombay High Court on January 27 postponed Lavasa hearing till March 10. Lavasa on Thursday sought six weeks to submit documents that were asked by Ministry of Environment and Forests. MOEF counsel mentioned that there were no talks of out of court settlement going on. Construction was stopped...