User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Land Conflicts
Last updated: Jul 17 2019 18:09 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Setting Up of Industries on Agricultural Land 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Land and its management falls under the legislative and administrative jurisdiction of the States (as provided in Entry No. 18 of List II (State List) of the Seventh Schedule to the Constitution). Setting up of industries on agricultural land is done by the concerned State Governments/UT Administrations.
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935 ha of KNP land under encroachment 13.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
935 ha of KNP land under encroachment
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Wangoi SDO warns against encroachment on Paddy fields wetland 4.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Wangoi SDO warns against encroachment on Paddy fields wetland
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Goa CM pitches FM for mining package in view of ban 22.6.2019 Sify Finance
Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday made pitched Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for a special mining assistance package and land acquisition package for building an expressway from a national highway to the Mopa airport, and sought exemption of export duty for high grade iron ore.
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Status of Broad Gauge Conversion of Ujjain-Fatehabad Rail Track 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Gauge conversion of Ujjain-Fatehabad (22.96 Km) meter gauge to broad gauge has been sanctioned in the year 2016-17 at a cost of `104.82 crore as Material Modification to Ratlam-Mhow-Khandwa-Akola gauge conversion project.
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State violates "The Manipur Conservation of Paddy Land and Wetland Act, 2014" - YFPHR 10.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
State violates "The Manipur Conservation of Paddy Land and Wetland Act, 2014" - YFPHR
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State govt to be firm on encroachments 4.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
State govt to be firm on encroachments
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Government tweaks afforestation norms for forest land acquisition, worrying environmentalists 1.6.2019 Scroll.in
States with more than 75% forest cover can carry out compensatory afforestation in other states, as per a new environment ministry guideline.
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The Election Fix: Where has the roller coaster ride of the last five years left India’s economy? 19.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government believed India was on track to double-digit growth in 2014. Now it appears to be staring at a crisis.
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Are Mumbaikars prepared for the environmental impact of new coastal projects? 15.5.2019 Citizen Matters
Government and policy makers assume solving Mumbai's congestion and traffic problems solves everything else. But half a dozen new projects could have far reaching impact on the environment and people's livelihoods.
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Infrastructure and environment battle it out in the maximum city 28.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Several infrastructure projects are coming up in Mumbai, that could irrevocably damage the city's coastline and green spaces. While environmentalists allege that projects were announced without public discussion and ignoring the environmental impact, political parties brush aside these concerns
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Bengaluru Buzz: Low voter turnout | HC upholds minimum wage hike in 34 industries | Properties to be acquired in ORR for Metro 22.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Voter turnout in Bengaluru lower than in 2014 elections, High Court upholds state government's decision to increase minimum wages in 34 industries, properties being acquired for Metro ORR line - read more on what happened in Bengaluru over the past week
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Bitter irony: Bhils whose ancestors invented sev are displaced by Ratlam namkeen industrial park 2.4.2019 Scroll.in
The families received no compensation because the plots they farmed are part of a village commons, whose title is held by the district administration.
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‘BJP has failed people of Malnad region’ 1.4.2019 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
D.K. Shivakumar, Minister for Water Resources, has said that MPs of Bharatiya Janata Party who have represented Shivamogga seat since 2009 have failed
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Selected eviction in soil conservation lands alleged in Lakhimpur 25.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Selected eviction in soil conservation lands alleged in Lakhimpur
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In final days of Modi government, Adani project in Jharkhand becomes India's first power sector SEZ 25.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The decision will save the company Rs 3.2 billion annually in clean energy cess alone.
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From forest rights to GST and note ban: How Modi has favoured fat cats and harmed the marginalised 6.3.2019 Scroll.in
The prime minister has come to view large corporations as the main architects of the country’s future power and prosperity.
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In Rajasthan, Forest Rights Act was wantonly flouted to reject Adivasis’ claims to their land 5.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
They were told to furnish non-existent records, their claims were illegally decided by forest guards, they were not informed of rejections or allowed to appeal.
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AMMOCOC urges Government 5.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
AMMOCOC urges Government
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Despite nature’s protests, encroachment and illegal construction are rampant in Kerala’s Munnar 4.3.2019 Scroll.in
The hilly region was severely affected by the August 2018 and 1924 floods and illegal constructions could become an election issue this year.
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