Issue Date: Nov 4, 2011
A committee set up by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has issued a first of its kind of guidelines which differentiate between offences. These guidelines seek to categorise offences relating to non-compliance with conditions attached to environmental clearances (EC), which the ministry grants to infrastructure and development projects.
Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life
Butterflies on the roof of the world is a vivid and engaging narrative of the author's rendezvous with the butterflies and moths in particular, and nature in general