Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Environment

Environment
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CRZ obstructing tourism projects in Andhra Pradesh: Minister

VISAKHAPATNAM: Minister for Tourism Bhuma Akhila Priya Reddy said that Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) notification has been coming in the way of development of...
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Railways’ first set of solar plants launched

DELHI: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today launched the railways' first set of solar plants with a total capacity of 5 megawatt peak (MWp), an...
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NGT warns DMRC of halting services over groundwater withdrawal

DELHI: The National Green Tribunal warned of halting the capital's metro services as it slammed the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for not complying...

Supreme Court bans use of pet coke in NCR

DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the prohibition of industrial use of pet coke and furnace oil in NCR regions from November 1,...

Kerala Responsible Tourism Mission launched

KOTTAYAM: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that his government will extend to all tourist spots the responsible tourism model successfully implemented at...

SC bans firecrackers during Diwali

DELHI: In an effort to check alarming pollution level, the Supreme Court on Monday slapped a temporary ban on the sale of firecrackers in...

ASI rapped over state of Purana Quila lake

DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slammed the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) over the poor condition of the Purana Quila lake here...

Draft emission norms for diesel locomotives in 2 weeks: CPCB

DELHI: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has told the National Green Tribunal that the draft emission standards for diesel locomotives will be finalised...

Coastal communities in Kerala fume at moves to dilute CRZ norms

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Coastal communities in Kerala are putting up stiff resistance to a move to replace the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) notification with a new...

Trin Trin considers short-term membership to lure tourists

MYSURU: Trin Trin, the public bicycle sharing (PBS) initiative in Mysuru, is considering a proposal to offer short-term membership to tourists visiting the city. Representatives...