SV Krishna Chaitanya
When Express photojournalist Ashwin Acharya tried to click photos, he was threatened. One of the lorry drivers openly said they were doing this with the permission of the Muttukadu panchayat.
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Many local villagers allege that the venue of the public hearing was nearly 20 km from the project site and was part of a deliberate attempt to discourage people from voicing their opposition
18 Jan 2021
Though the committee recommended renewal of lease for 40 years, the institute was asked why it wants to retain 90 acres of additional forest land when it is reportedly utilising only 10 acres
16 Jan 2021
Bhogi pollution: 13 out of 15 monitoring stations record lesser pollution levels than last year in Chennai
Surprisingly, the cleanest air was recorded in Royapuram where the Air Quality Index (AQI) was 113, an improvement of 68 per cent.
15 Jan 2021
Senior Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) officials told The New Indian Express that this year the climatic conditions were favourable for faster dispersion of pollutants
13 Jan 2021
The Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve has registered the highest growth in tiger numbers in the country and is home to 83 tigers as per the 2019 census
12 Jan 2021
The NGT reiterated its direction to the committee appointed by it to determine the environmental compensation that would need to be imposed if it ultimately held that the project is illegal
11 Jan 2021
Hence, the NGT and TNSCZMA may take appropriate view in this regard,” he said in the 14-page interim report, which was accessed exclusively by Express.
08 Jan 2021
The German government has ordered a fresh independent assessment over the applicability of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) rules and the project's alleged impact on turtle nesting grounds
06 Jan 2021
A case is pending in the southern bench of the National Green Tribunal on the alleged pollution caused by manufacturing units at the nearby industrial estate.
05 Jan 2021
With Chennai and Chengalpet districts receiving above normal rains, the water level in the Buckingham Canal has increased, taking the heaps of garbage dumped in it and flushing them into the sea
03 Jan 2021
The INO project now has valid environment and forest clearance. What is needed is a building permit and Consent to Establish (CTE) from the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB).
31 Dec 2020
It is a pumped storage scheme in Nilgiris hills being executed by TANGEDCO. The project does not involve construction of new reservoir.
27 Dec 2020
Coastal authority issues ‘stop work’ notice to project along ECR; chief engineer says not notice received
26 Dec 2020
The action was initiated as the corporation failed to comply with the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) rules.
25 Dec 2020