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EIA 2020: Over 50 environmental groups, activists call for withdrawal of notification 29.7.2020 Scroll.in
The signatories alleged that the Economic Impact Assessment has already been read down several times over the last 20 years to increase the ease of business.
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EIA 2020: Former environment minister Jairam Ramesh defends his letter of concern over draft law 27.7.2020 Scroll.in
Ramesh defended his concerns a day after Union minister Prakash Javadekar described them as ‘unfounded’ and based on ‘misrepresentation’.
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EIA 2020: ‘Your suggestions are unfounded’, Centre tells Congress leader on his criticism of draft 27.7.2020 Scroll.in
Jairam Ramesh had alleged that the draft notification reduces public participation in all steps of the environmental clearance process.
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Letters to the Editor: Building more suburban sprawl won't recreate the California dream 18.7.2020 LA Times: Opinion

In a state starved for water and other resources, building housing on the arid outer margins of California's urban areas isn't a solution.

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Centre-run agency blocks website of environmental collective after it criticises draft law 15.7.2020 Scroll.in
The website of Let India Breathe and two others was blocked by the National Internet Exchange of India, a public sector firm.
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Over 60 former bureaucrats urge Centre to withdraw draft Environment Impact Assessment policy 12.7.2020 Scroll.in
The signatories expressed concern over changes proposed in the draft EIA policy, which they said would be detrimental to the environment.
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The post-coronavirus world may not be as egalitarian as we expect it to be 5.7.2020 Scroll.in
Some think that anti-internationalism and racial ‘othering’ will continue to rise.
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Delhi HC extends time to file objections to draft Environment Impact Assessment till August 11 30.6.2020 Scroll.in
The court rebuked the Centre for not addressing the ambiguity in its order to extend time granted for the submission of objections.
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Prakash Javadekar dismissed extending feedback time on environment impact norms, shows RTI 26.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The environment minister fixed the deadline to seek public comments and objections to the draft for June 30, instead of August 10.
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OIL to move HC against PCBA notice 22.6.2020 The Assam Tribune
OIL to move HC against PCBA notice
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Defence Research Body Develops ''Ultra Swachh'' For PPE Disinfection 1.6.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday said that it has developed a disinfection unit named ''Ultra Swachh'' to disinfect a wide range of materials, including Personal...
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Environmental issues to dominate WWF meet 21.5.2020 The Assam Tribune
Environmental issues to dominate WWF meet
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Citigroup launches new ESG investment banking group 19.5.2020 Reuters: Money News
Citigroup Inc said on Tuesday that is launching a new business unit within its corporate and investment bank dedicated to environmental sustainability to strengthen its commitment to an area that has grown increasingly important to corporate clients and ...
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Coronavirus: ‘Pandemic can’t be an excuse to crush human rights,’ says Rahul Gandhi on labour laws 11.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
States governments have cited the virus’ economic impact to introduce drastic changes to labour laws.
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Can't Exploit Workers, Suppress Their Voice: Rahul Gandhi On Virus Fight 11.5.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said many states were amending labour laws, but the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic cannot be an excuse to exploit workers, suppress their voice and...
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Six missing after India power plant dyke gives way 10.4.2020 Reuters: Top News
Six people are missing after a fly ash dyke gave way at a coal-fired power plant in the Singrauli district in Madhya Pradesh, a top local official told Reuters, in the third such incident there in a year.
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Editorial: Fossil fuels and nativism: Trump is using coronavirus to push through his draconian agenda 10.4.2020 LA Times: Opinion

Cutting off asylum-seekers isn't the only controversial policy issue President Trump has forged ahead with under the guise of fighting COVID-19.

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Citing coronavirus, EPA suspends enforcement of environmental laws 27.3.2020 LA Times: Environment

Citing coronavirus safety concerns, the EPA has temporarily suspended enforcement of environmental laws.

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Judge orders environmental review of Dakota Access pipeline 26.3.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to conduct a full environmental review of the Dakota Access pipeline, nearly three years after it began carrying oil.
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Eco India, Episode 65: Are economic growth and the environment always destined to be at loggerheads? 21.3.2020 Scroll.in
Every week, Eco India brings you stories from India and Europe that inspire to build a cleaner, greener and a more sustainable tomorrow.
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