SC/ST, OBC groups swindled out of their mining leases

Projected future: more clearance, less environment

September saw a slew of developments giving renewed impetus to the global movement against asbestos

Cash-strapped Uttaranchal embarks on industrialisation. However, its policies are frightfully blind to green issues

Sadly, preserving Taj Mahal appeared to be the last thing on the authorities’ mind when they allowed land reclamation work to continue for six months on the dried-up Yamuna riverbed right in the monument’s backyard. They may actually end up scripting its

In an unprecedented development, the members of a gram sabha in Himachal Pradesh exercised rights conferred on them under the fifth schedule of the Constitution and disallowed the Rs 7,759 crore Karcham Wangtoo Hydroelectric Power Project

The Jaipur bench of the Rajasthan High Court has ordered the relocation of Sanganer’s polluting dyeing and printing units within a year. Failure to comply with the directive would result in their closure

Tug-of-war between basic service providers (MTNL, Reliance, Tata) and cellular operators has intensified after wireless in local loop (WLL) launch

Bioprocessing - the Indian leather industry braces itself for an environmental facelift

Post harvest clumps in rice fields burn and increasepollution in Punjab