NEWSBRIEF

The listed below are some of the recent news items collected from various newspapers, reports, etc., and the detailed news items are updated on the website on day to day basis and may be browsed at (http://envisjnu.tripod.com/news/prenews-frame.html).

Ship-breaking in troubled waters. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Dec. 10, 1999

No ground water pollution in Orissa. Statesman News Service, Bhubaneswar, Dec. 12, 1999

Pollution panel serves closure notice on 650 industrial units. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Dec. 14, 1999

Three toxic hotspots in Gujarat. HT Correspondent, Dec. 15, 1999

Environmental factor at Seattle. Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Dec. 15, 1999

India to get $82m to phase out CFC production. The Times of India News Service, Dec. 16, 1999

Even the law cannot protect the chiru. Express News Line, Srinagar/New Delhi, Dec. 21, 1999

Do rivers go waste into the sea?. The Hindu, Dec. 22, 1999

Special agency for wildlife crime needed. Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Dec. 22, 1999

Too unsafe to drink: Indira canal water toxins 10 times too high. The Asian Age, Bikaner, Dec. 22, 1999

Plastic Bill reaches bin. Express News Service, New Delhi, Dec. 23, 1999

We’re all on shaky ground, says 1st map of earthquake. Statesman News Service, San Francisco, Dec. 23, 1999

Sunk tanker’s oil hits France’s west coast, wildlife toll rises. The Asian Age, Brest (France), Dec. 27, 1999

"Pollution Adds to Haze". The Times of India, New Delhi, Jan. 4, 2000

The Sun Shines at Night in the Sundarbans West Bengal’s Alternative Model of Development. The Asian Age, Jan. 4, 2000

Anti-Pollution Measures. The Hindu, New Delhi, Jan. 6, 2000

In memory of killed Tigers. The Hindu, Jaipur, Jan. 6, 2000

A Force for Life in the Forest. The Hindustan Times, Jan. 9, 2000

Tap Rainwater to Turn Trickle into Torrent. The Times of India News Service. New Delhi: Jan. 10, 2000

It is Neither Clean Nor Green. HT Correspondent, New Delhi, Jan. 9, 2000

Govt. Allows 372 Units to Reopen, HT Conespondent New Delhi, Jan. 9, 2000

Govt. Reopening of Industrial Units will add to Pollution of Yamuna. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Jan. 10, 2000

Uniform Rules for all PCB's. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi. Jan. 10, 2000

Mathura Refinery Bags Quality Award. The Times of India, New Delhi. Jan. 11, 2000

Resource Board wants to Plant Trees in Orissa. The Asian Age, New Delhi, Jan. 13, 2000

Poachers give the Slip to Chilka Guards. Statesman News Service, Bhubaneswar, Jan. 14, 2000

‘Next Auto Show Will-Focus more on Environment’. The Indian Express, New Delhi, Jan. 14, 2000

Biodiversity Policy Moots Traditional use of Resources. The Times of India News Service, New Delhi, Jan. 14, 2000

Green Fighters’ Hold Out Hope For Environment. The Asian Age, New Delhi, Jan. 15, 2000

Burning The Midnight Oil with Solar Power. The Statesman, India Abroad News Service, New Delhi, Jan. 16, 2000

For Rs 30, You can buy a Duck Caught from Wildlife Sanctuary. The Indian Express, Jan. 16, 2000

Auto Cos Keen on Green Launch Eco-Friendly Vehicles. The Indian Express, New Delhi, Jan. 16, 2000

Court’s Wake-up call on Yamuna Pollution Fails To Move Delhi Govt. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Jan. 18, 2000

DELHI / WWF, Did You Say? A City More Grey than Green. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Jan. 18, 2000

Scientists say Earth’s Warming is Real. The Times of India, Jan. 18, 2000

How to use a Lake to Death. The Indian Express, Jan. 18, 2000

Simian that Puzzles Wildlife Experts. The Hindu, Jaipur, Jan. 19, 2000

SC Asks States not to Move Media in Almatti Dam Case. The Times of India, New Delhi: Jan. 19, 2000

Karnataka for Setting up Krishna Valley Authority. The Hindu, New Delhi, Jan. 20. 2000

New Environmental Safety Norms Coming. The Hindu, New Delhi, Jan. 21, 2000

Law to Promote Growing of Trees on the Anvil. The Hindu, Bangalore, Jan. 21, 2000

Law in Time of Technology. Hindustan Times, Jan. 21, 2000

Join The Green Movement. Express Newsline, Jan. 21, 2000

Plan to Link North, South Rivers to be Revived. The Hindu, Jaipur, Jan. 23, 2000

Vanishing Wildlife. The Statesman, Jan. 23, 2000

Seminar Expresses Concern over Rising Exposure to Lead. Express News Service, Bangalore, Jan. 23, 2000

No Compromise on Almatti: Krishna. The Indian Express, United News of India, Bangalore, Jan. 23, 2000

Industrial Discharge into Yamuna Banned. The Times of India, New Delhi, Jan. 24, 2000

No Norms Yet for Effluent Treatment Plants. The Times of India, New Delhi, Jan. 24, 2000

800 Units Face Closure for Polluting Yamuna. The Times of India, New Delhi, Jan. 24, 2000

India Blamed for Release of Ozone-Killing Substance. The Hindustan Times, Swedan, Jan. 24, 2000

Govt. too responsible for Rising Pollution. Statesman News Service, New Delhi, Jan. 25, 2000

What will Industrial Units do with Solid Waste?. The Times of India, New Delhi, Jan. 27, 2000

Govt. Decides to Form Panel to Review Constitution. The Hindu, New Delhi, Feb. 1, 2000

Forests, Wildlife Acts Violated in M.P. The Hindu, Bhopal, Feb. 1, 2000

Govt. Names 10 More Sites as Wetlands. Express News Service, Feb. 2, 2000

Experts say use of CNG will contribute to Global Warming. HT Correspondent, New Delhi, Feb. 2, 2000

Penalising the Real Polluters. The Hindustan Times, Feb. 2, 2000

On a Fly Ash Mission. The Hindustan Times, Feb. 2, 2000

CSE Says yes to CNG Use. HT Correspondent, New Delhi, Feb. 3, 2000

Bio-Diversity Bill Mooted. The Hindu, New Delhi, Feb. 4, 2000

Film on Environment turns into a ‘Horror’. The Hindu, Mumbai, Feb. 5, 2000

Is the Yamuna getting any Fresh Water at all?. The Times of India, New Delhi, Feb. 6, 2000

Elephant Dies after taking Contaminated Water , The Hindu, Kumily, Feb. 7, 2000

Expert’s Prescription for ‘Ever-Green Revolution’ , The Hindu, Dharwad, Feb. 7, 2000

Sabarimala Waste Chokes Periyar Tiger Reserve, Leaves Elephant Dead. Express News Service, Kochi, Feb. 8, 2000

Western Ghats Among Threatened Hotspots. The Hindustan Times, Washington, Feb. 8, 2000

Loudspeakers Banned at night. The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Feb. 17, 2000

President lays emphasis on Clean Technologies. The Hindu, Feb. 19, 2000

Polluting down in 1999. The Times of India, Feb. 20, 2000

Limited Mining allowed in Kutch Sanctuary, The Hindustan Times, New Delhi, Feb. 19, 2000>/A>

Forest Conservation. The Hindu, Forests of Kanyakumari District, Feb. 22, 2000

Scope for U.S. Eco-Technology in India. The Hindu, Feb. 22, 2000

Clean Environment Tech. on Clinton’s Agenda. The Times of India, Feb. 23, 2000

Struggling for Water in the World’s Wettest Place. The Indian Express, Feb. 23, 2000

Yamuna Cleaner after Govt Action. The Times of India, Mar. 1, 2000

Government Seeks Legal Advice to Prosecute Erring Units. The Times of India, Mar. 3, 2000