User: subbu Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Forest
Last updated: Jun 22 2018 03:22 IST RSS 2.0
 
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HC says no to extending deadline for regularising constructions on ECR 22.6.2018 Hindu: Chennai
Chennai Corporation says it has so far issued notices to 798 building owners
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Yoga is a powerful instrument to bind the entire world into one: Dr. Mahesh Sharma 21.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Yoga brings physical and mental relief to a human being and it takes humankind towards total growth, said Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture & MoS for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Dr Mahesh Sharma while addressing at celebration of 4th International Day of Yoga at Shaheed Minar, Kolkata today.
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Kerala’s wetland list may be delayed 19.6.2018 Hindu: Health
Vetting of list prepared by Space Application Centre, Ahmedabad, likely to take a year
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Kerala seeks more easing of CRZ norms 16.6.2018 Hindu: News
Government recommends dilution of No Development Zone amid opposition from stakeholders
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Conrad for green business models 16.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Conrad for green business models
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Conrad moves for green business model in Meghalaya 15.6.2018 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, June 15: Batting for a green business model in Meghalaya, Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma has asked the Meghalaya State Council for Climate Change and Sustainable Development to adopt measures to mitigate climate change and focus on creating opportunities under this model.
Terming that the impact of climate change as serious, Conrad told the council to come up with strategies to sensitize the masses on lifestyle changes to save energy and involve all stakeholders in conservation of natural resources.

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Air Quality Shows Slight Improvement, Dr. Harsh Vardhan Directs Agencies to Contain Dust, Check Garbage Burning 14.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Air quality of Delhi and NCR, which worsened on June 12-13, 2018, due to the incoming dust from Rajasthan, has shown a slight improvement today, with PM10 declining to 759 µg/m3 at 4.00 p.m from a peak of 823 µg/m3 at 5.00 p.m.yesterday.
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Mandate of Animal Welfare Board is to prevent cruelty, suffering and pain to all creatures: Shri S.P Gupta, Chairman, Animal Welfare Board of India 14.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Animal Welfare Board (AWBI) was established in 1962 under Section 4 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960. The Board ensures implementation of the animal welfare laws in the country in a very diligent manner and provides grants to Animal Welfare Organizations and advice the Centre, States and UTs on animal welfare issues.
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High Pollution Levels in Delhi Mainly Due to Dust Storms from Rajasthan: Environment Ministry 13.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The high pollution levels during this time of the year in Delhi are unusual and primarily due to dust storms from Rajasthan.  Rajasthan is facing extremely dry weather conditions, with high temperatures and wind speeds.
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Airport modernisation: panel okays environmental clearance 12.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
MoEF’s appraisal committee lays down conditions
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Fishermen oppose CRZ draft 12.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
Write to Ministry, claim proposed changes would adversely affect their livelihood
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Bengal fishermen oppose draft CRZ notification 11.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Kolkata: Alleging that the changes suggested in the Draft Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) notification 2018 will have adverse affect on their livelihoo
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'Attempt to include Sanghis in administration': Oppn slams govt move of offering joint secy level posts by lateral entry 11.6.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
 The government's move to open up senior-level bureaucratic posts in several departments to people, even from the private sector, kicked up a row with political parties alleging that the move is aimed at getting those associated with the BJP into administrative ranks. According to the advertisement published in leading newspapers, the government is looking for 10 "outstanding individuals", even from the private sector, with expertise in the areas of revenue, financial services, economic affairs, agriculture, cooperation and farmers' welfare, road transport and highway, shipping, environment, forests and climate change, new and renewable energy, civil aviation and commerce. Congress spokesperson P L Punia, who was himself a civil servant before joining politics, alleged that the government is trying to recruit people associated with the ruling party.  "This is totally wrong. They will try to recruit people people associated with the RSS, the BJP and their affiliate organisations besides the employees ...
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Not in national interest: Opposition takes on govt over opening up Joint Secretary-level posts 11.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The government advertised in newspapers and said it is looking for 10 "outstanding individuals", even from the private sector.
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Chitrangudi, Karaivetti maybe declared eco-sensitive 11.6.2018 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
In a bid to conserve wildlife habitats in the State, the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has proposed to declare areas aroun
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Centre opens 10 joint secy level posts for 'outstanding individuals' 10.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The initiative is being called lateral recruitment to senior positions in the government.
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Government opens up 10 joint secretary-level posts to `talented, motivated` Indians 10.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The government is looking for 10 'outstanding individuals', even from the private sector, with expertise in the areas of revenue, financial services, economic affairs, agriculture, cooperation and farmers' welfare, road transport and highway, shipping, environment, forests and climate change, new and renewable energy, civil aviation and commerce.
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Never took UPSC test? You can still become IAS as Modi govt now offers... 10.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Never took UPSC test? You can still become IAS as Modi govt now offers...
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Prime Minister Reiterates India’s Commitment to Sustainable Development, says Indian Experience shows that Development can be Environment-Friendly 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Reiterating India’s commitment to sustainable development, the Prime Minister, Mr. Narendra Modi, has said that Indian experience shows that development can be environment-friendly and need not come at the cost of our green assets.
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Text of PM’s address on the occasion of World Environment Day 2018 at VigyanBhawan (5th June 2018) 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
My Ministerial Colleagues Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Shri Manoj Sinha Executive Director, United Nations Environment Program Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Other Distinguished Dignitaries from India and Abroad Ladies and Gentlemen.
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