ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN

  • Navy's live fire tests face environment hurdle July 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Environmental issues are increasingly coming in the way of the Indian Navy carrying out live fire testing of various weapons on board ships. Naval sources say that even for testing small weapons, ships have to move far out to sea. This not only means extra expense in terms...
  • Navi Mumbai Airport stalemate to end soon: Jairam October 9, 2010

    Mumbai: There is hope for the Navi Mumbai Airport. Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh speaking exclusively to CNNIBN has indicated for the first time that the stalemate over the controversial project site may soon end. Jairam said the Maharashtra government and CIDCO have agreed to address most of the Environmental...