The young girls always traveled in pairs when walking to the wheat fields near their northern Indian village at night to relieve themselves before bed. That precaution wasn’t enough to prevent them from being raped and killed last week.
Vedanta Resources Plc ’s $8.5 billion aluminum expansion plan in India is in “serious” breach of forestry laws and a decision on the project may be taken as early as tomorrow, the Environment Ministry said.
A logjam in Indian policy making that lasted two years won’t determine whether the ruling Congress party forms the next government after an election that’s just over a year away, a cabinet minister said.
United Nations climate talks in Mexico are moving away from a global treaty, and nations should focus more on what they can be doing domestically to prevent climate change, India’s environment minister said.