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C’garh villages object to public hearing on mines

Hindustan Times 16 Jul 2024
Arun Prasad, member secretary, Chhattisgarh Environment Conservation Board, said the objective of the public hearing is to record the views of local people who will be impacted by the project.

Trump secretly met with RFK Jr. in Milwaukee this morning to seek endorsement

Raw Story 16 Jul 2024
Kennedy met with President Trump today to discuss national unity, and he hopes to meet with leaders of the Democratic Party as well,” Kennedy's press secretary Stefanie Spear told Politico.

Uplift schemes worth over Rs56bn approved

The News International 15 Jul 2024
Planning and Development (P&D) Board Secretary Dr Asif Tufail, Secretary Environment Raja Jahangir Anwar, Secretary Health Ali Jan Khan, Chief Economist Dr Nasir Iqbal Malik, Members P&D Board, Head ...

Secret Service Beefing Up Biden, Trump Protection Post-Shooting

Live Mint 15 Jul 2024
; Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, who oversees the Secret Service, laid out the change in posture on Monday at the White House amid scrutiny of the agency’s protective efforts.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to get Secret Service protection following Trump shooting

True North 15 Jul 2024
In a press briefing on Monday, DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said America is in a “heightened and very dynamic threat environment” ... Typically, the DHS secretary determines which presidential ...

The Genetic Technology Act – does change begin right now?

GM Watch 15 Jul 2024
Officials in Defra will no doubt be telling Steve Reed, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and Daniel Zeichner, Minister of State in the Department for Environment, Food and ...

Johnson calls on all sides to turn rhetoric down

The Signal 15 Jul 2024
“When the message goes out constantly that the election of Donald Trump would be a threat to democracy, that the republic would end, I mean it, it heats up the environment.

The wrong kind of growth and building homes only where needed

Metro UK 15 Jul 2024
The last time Labour was in power, the then environment secretary, John Prescott, overruled borough planners and allowed the so-called ‘developers’ to build a housing estate on what had been an ...

Get your coffee requests in — the chancellor’s buying*

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Jul 2024
As secretary of state for environment, food and rural affairs, I’m hoping we can discuss my plans for environment, food and rural affairs? I know the £28 billion is probably still off the table, but these onshore wind farms don’t pay for themselves.

Water security mandatory in tighter rules for new buildings in Karnataka

Deccan Herald 14 Jul 2024
... Secretary of the Environment Department, told&nbsp;<em>DH</em> that the measure was necessary to protect the water security of people besides the conservation of the environment.

UK government adviser warns assassination attempts becoming more likely

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
Woodcock said on Sunday he wanted the home secretary to “call an urgent review of the environment around Whitehall” where “there can be clear points of vulnerability” for MPs – as well as better protections at MP’s offices.

Cross-harbor first for hydrogen bus

Hong Kong Standard 14 Jul 2024
Secretary for Environment and Ecology Tse Chin-wan and other government officials and lawmakers, including Edward Lau Kwok-fan, also rode the bus, with Lau urging the government to subsidize bus operators to increase the use of hydrogen buses. .

‘Pivotal legislative reforms’ seen to attract Qatar FDI for key Philippine projects

Gulf-Times 14 Jul 2024
... driving economic growth and development, said Alfredo E Pascual, the secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).Pascual said these key economic liberalisation laws include the following.

Political diary: Chichester’s Jess Brown-Fuller on her first week as MP

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
I then hit the ground running by writing a letter to the environment secretary on pressing matters affecting Chichester, organising meetings for the weekend to discuss sewage and water quality, ...