Category The Hindu

No easing of mining norms

• The Environment Ministry’s apex forest body has shot down a joint proposal by the Coal, Petroleum and Mining ministries to fully exempt themselves from Forest department permissions to scale up the density of exploratory boreholes, used to prospect for…

The NITI NE Forum

• NITI NE Forum discusses measures forsocio-economic development of the region => Major proposals • Providing air connectivity between various State capitals of the North-Eastern States. • Inclusion of Bangladesh in India’s ‘Act East’ policy. • Imparting education and job…