CAF Rules will pave way for transfer of Rs 52, 000 Cr green fund to states: Environment Minister

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Underlining that the CAF Bill was earlier passed by Lok Sabha in the year 2008, but the same could not be passed in Rajya Sabha, Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan said,  CAF Act will come into force from September 30, 2018. He

Govt eases environment clearance law; smaller constructions to win big

Accommodation Times News Service In a string of changes undertaken by the union government for ease of doing business, the environment ministry has now decided to excuse big realty projects from seeking environment clearance at the state level. The changes were made in the currently applicable rules and regulations put forward by

MTHL project: Green panel asks MMRDA to adhere to directives

By Accommodation Times New Service The Environment Ministry's Experts' Appraisal Committee (EAC) has asked the MMRDA to strictly comply with coastal regulatory zone guidelines during commissioning of the much-delayed Rs 11,500-crore Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) project. The committee, while granting the coastal regulatory zone clearance, said the environment management plan submitted