User: esg Topic: Decision-Making
Category: Hearings
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Public hearing on land acquisition held 25.4.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Public hearing on land acquisition held
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Prafulla Samantara, activist who fought Vedanta, gets Green Nobel 25.4.2017 DNA: Opinion
Social and environmental activist Prafulla Samantara, who was instrumental in mobilising Dongria Kondh tribes in their struggle against Vedanta's now defunct bauxite mining project in Odisha, has won the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize this year, from Asia. The prize, dubbed as the Green Nobel, is awarded to individuals whose work influenced grassroots. Samantara, 65, was awarded the prize at a gala function in Washington DC on Monday. "Prafulla Samantara led a historic 12-year legal battle that affirmed the indigenous Dongria Kondh's land rights and protected the Niyamgiri Hills from a massive, open-pit aluminum ore mine," a statement from the Goldman Environmental Foundation said. The award comes just days after the Ministry of Home Affairs said in its report that the Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti, one of the key organisations fighting against the mine, was a front for the Maoists. Several rights organisations, including Lok Shakti Abhiyan that Samantara is associated with, had petitioned the ...
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GBA, Cong, NCP raise dust over MPT’s plans 25.4.2017 TOI: Goa
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Public hearing on power tariff, surcharges on May 29, June 6 25.4.2017 Hindu: Cities
Discoms retain 2016-17 tariff, propose change in some categories
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Niyamgiri’s hero gets Goldman Prize 24.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Prafulla Samantara led a 12-year-battle to stall Vedanta’s bauxite mining
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The riveting stories of this year’s six Goldman prize winners 24.4.2017 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Founded in 1989 by Richard and Rhoda Goldman, the award, presented to one person from each liveable continent, is announced on Earth Day.
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GAC urges people to stand against MPT 23.4.2017 TOI: Goa
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Red beacons to go off 400 vehicles in state 22.4.2017 TOI: Patna
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How to drown a tiger 21.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Just eight years after the tiger’s return to Panna, what could have been India’s best wildlife success story is now under threat from an ill-conceived river-linking project
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US House committee sets more hearings in Trump-Russia probe 21.4.2017 Zee News : World
The committee has sent a second letter to ex top officials of CIA, National Intelligence and one ex-deputy attorney to appear at a hearing on May 2.
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A.P. issues notice on land for n-plant 20.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Kovvada unit will be first of 6 nuclear reactors in State; govt. hopes to complete acquisition in 6 months
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VIP culture of beacon lights to end from May 1: Nitin... 20.4.2017 Kangla Online
VIP culture of beacon lights to end from May 1: Nitin...
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VIP culture of beacon lights to end from May 1: Gadkari 20.4.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
VIP culture of beacon lights to end from May 1: Gadkari
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Every Indian is a VIP, red beacons are out of touch with spirit of new India: PM Modi 19.4.2017 Zee News : India National
Come May 1, vehicles with red beacons will be a thing of the past as the government has barred their use by VVIPs, including the President, the Prime Minister and CMs.
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No beacon lights for PM, ministers from May 1 19.4.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
It has been decided to do away with beacons of all kinds on top of all categories of vehicles in the country.
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Govt bans red beacon privilege for VIPs from May 1 19.4.2017 Top Stories
Red beacons will be allowed only for emergency vehicles, said Road Minister Gadkari
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Govt bans use of beacon lights from May 1 19.4.2017 BusinessLine - News
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari is the first minister to remove the beacon from his official vehicle.
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VIP culture of beacon lights to end from May 1 19.4.2017 deccanherald.com
Seeking to end VIP culture, the Union Cabinet today decided that beacon light will be removed from all vehicles, including that of the Prime Minister, from May 1. "In a historic decision, the Cabinet has decided that beacon lights will be removed from all vehicles, barring emergency service vehicles, from May 1," Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari told PTI. Gadkari showed the way by becoming the first minister to take the beacon off his official vehicle after the Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It has been decided to do away with beacons of all kinds on top of all categories of vehicles in the country. The minister said "this government is a government of common masses and has decided to abolish VIP culture of beacon lights and sirens". The government has taken the decision with a view to strengthening "healthy democratic values" in the country. "The government is of the considered opinion that beacons on vehicles are perceived symbols of VIP culture and have no ...
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Employ Jaitapur locals, Maharashtra CM tells company building N-unit 19.4.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Employ Jaitapur locals, Maharashtra CM tells company building N-unit
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Vizag’s heritage sites cry for attention 18.4.2017 Hindu: Cities
Constitute conservation committee before it's too late, say experts
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