Environment Impact Assessment Eia
West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.22

Green scan before airport expansion

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) will conduct an environment impact assessment (EIA) of the new terminal building and ancillary infrastructure that will come up at Bagdogra airport, the second ma...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.03.22

Activists question impact of mining

Some green activists of Bengal have sent a letter to chief minister Mamata Banerjee raising specific questions about the environmental impact of the proposed project to mine coal and basalt from Deoch...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 20.08.21

Tender for wetlands flyover consultant

The CMDA has started the process of hiring a consultant who will prepare a report on the possible impact of a proposed flyover on the ecologically fragile East Calcutta Wetlands. A tender inviting ap...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 15.10.20

Swamy arrest ripples in Northeast

Guwahati-based social scientist Father Walter Fernandes on Wednesday said the arrest of tribal rights advocate Father Stan Swamy from Ranchi had “implications” for the Northeast, which too...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 21.09.20

Extinction report: World wildlife population

The Anthropocene — a geological period signifying human predations on the planet — can no longer be denied. The Living Planet Report 2020 by the World Wildlife Fund found that th...
By The Editorial Board


India  /  Published 13.09.20

Lok Sabha: LAC, economy on talks

Opposition parties have sought a discussion in Lok Sabha on the issues of economic slowdown, unemployment and standoff between Indian and Chinese forces during a meeting of floor leaders of the House ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 27.08.20

The environment in a new light

On March 23, 2020, the Centre issued the draft Environment Impact Assessment notification 2020 and invited anyone interested to make objections or suggestions within 60 days. The time period was later...
By Anamitra Anurag Danda

Opinion  /  Published 18.08.20

People and their will: EIA disregards public opinion

A decade ago, villagers around the Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve in Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district joined hands with the people of the city to oppose a proposed captive coal mine allotted to t...
By Jaideep Hardikar

Opinion  /  Published 13.08.20

Slash & burn: Disastrous EIA notification

A remarkable positive lesson of the Covid-19-induced lockdowns has been a better understanding of what our daily activities do to nature. It was like a controlled experiment in a laboratory: with the ...
By Anup Sinha

India  /  Published 12.08.20

Kerala CM objects to green draft

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday broke his silence on the draft environment impact assessment 2020 notification and cautioned that if implemented in the current form it would lead to ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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