The MoEF clarified its stand on the directions of the Tribunal, who had observed in the last hearing that there seemed to be conflict between the environment and water ministry

This is the first time that a graded plan to improve air quality will be enforced in India. It will have a set of fixed measures that will kick in when pollution reaches specific levels.

The country's existing busy airports will now have to follow stricter noise pollution norms and airport operators will have to model noise for upcoming airports.

DDA’s by-laws sought to merge green clearances with building approvals

DDA's by-laws sought to merge green clearances with building approvals on the basis of MoEF notification

The brand owners of the units manufacturing gutka, tobacco and pan masala shall have the overall responsibility for implementation of these directions.

If the Centre accepts recommendations of these reports, 60% of the Ghats will be opened up for development and will affect the water security of millions.

Even as environment and forest minister Anil Dave informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that Madhya Pradesh government had not sought 'immediate' transfer of Asiatic lions from Gujarat to Kuno-Palpur s

Jairam Ramesh makes passionate appeal to let Gram Sabha have a say in fund utilization

Addition of four satellite core areas, 8000 hectares of extra buffer area adjacent to the Panna Tiger Reserve, a possible reduction in the height of the Daudhan dam and an environment management pl

Shailesh Nayak committee report may unlock real-estate boom, but at the cost of environment