Knowingly or unknowingly, the DMK manifesto questions the most destructive aspects of the current model of development while the AIADMK poll document offers little material to critique environmentally, writes activist Nityanand Jayaraman.
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 14:55
Governments can be appreciated for moving swiftly, but can that be at the cost of due process?
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 15:36
With no actual environment or social impact study being done, Nityanand Jayaraman writes the points he would raise had he been one of the farmers losing land.
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:35
People choose and pick their battles based on what they think is deserving of their attention, or who is the adversary that is causing the most damage writes Nityanand in this rebuttal.
Monday, June 4, 2018 - 18:39
The Government is either being led up the garden path by TNPCB or is trying to make a big fool of Thoothukudi residents.
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 18:35
Even as you read this, nearly 300 workers are at work to set up a new 1200 tonne per day plant in Kumareddiapuram.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 16:56
From court-ordered reports, studies by the TNPCB, Central Pollution Control Board and NGOs, every assessment found evidence of water contamination.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 12:33
Sterlite’s proposed factory site falls foul of the law on at least two counts. And there are days old documents to prove this.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 09:58
Sterlite was allowed to locate its factory in a densely populated area – and to make matters worse, they refused to follow any measures that could have mitigated the damage.
Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 17:53
The report finds that “The increased prevalence rate of asthma and respiratory infections are due to the air pollution caused by industries and automobiles in the area.”
Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 09:31