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Directorate General of Civil Aviation moves NGT, says impossible to dump poop mid-air

The petition has referred to the findings of the expert committee, constituted by NGT, and said there is no switch or system available in the aircraft to dispose waste in flight.

published on : 21st May 2018

700 borewells sealed in Delhi; residents complain about scarcity of water

The Delhi government's current water policy commits 20,000 litres of free water per month to each household.

published on : 6th May 2018

National Green Tribunal slaps penalty for illegal liquor units in Ganjam

The National Green Tribunal (NGT), Eastern Zone Bench, Kolkata, has slapped a penalty of `5 lakh fine each on Ganjam Collector, Excise secretary, Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB), member s

published on : 5th May 2018

NGT asks Delhi, northern states to respond to WHO report on most-polluted cities 

According to the WHO global air pollution database, 14 out of the 15 most- polluted cities in the world in terms of PM 2.5 concentrations are in India.

published on : 3rd May 2018

NGT raps Haryana over mining in Sonipat, appoints court commissioner 

The National Green Tribunal today rapped the Haryana government over rampant illegal mining of minor minerals in Sonipat district, saying it was surprised at the violations.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Chennai: Environmental nod to INO project challenged in National Green Tribunal

Chennai-based activist says EAC has no jurisdiction to appraise Category B project.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Bengaluru: Green panel pulls up official for road near Varthur lake

Senior advocate Raj Panjwani slammed an official of the Minor Irrigation Department for construction of a road and dumping of debris at Varthur lake.

published on : 16th April 2018

Bellandur Lake fire: Panel members differ on cause

Members of a commission appointed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to inspect Bellandur Lake, on Saturday, differed among themselves on the reasons for the cause of the fires around the lake.

published on : 15th April 2018

National Green Tribunal seeks report on Tamil Nadu's Kurangani forest fire

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought status report from the State government on the causes and the action taken in the Kurangani fire mishap that claimed 23 lives. 

published on : 13th April 2018

National Green Tribunal forms panel to inspect Bengaluru lakes

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) expressed displeasure with the State’s report regarding cleaning of Bellandur, Agara and Varthur lakes, at a hearing here on Wednesday.

published on : 12th April 2018

Chardham highway project: National Green Tribunal ​raps government for not submitting muck dumping plan 

The green panel reiterated that there would be no activity by the project proponent which would have adverse impact on environment.

published on : 5th April 2018

Delhiites raise stink over ammonia in Yamuna water

The rising content of ammonia in the Yamuna river has forced Delhi Jal Board officials to issue an advisory to residents of the capital last week.

published on : 3rd March 2018

Centre wants NGT to dance to the tune of corporates: Medha Patkar

The Central government wants the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to dance to the tune of corporates, Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar said here on Friday.

published on : 3rd March 2018

National Green Tribunal notice to SCCL for violating green norms in Telangana

The National Green Tribunal on Thursday issued notices to the Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL), Telangana government and others to respond to a petition filed complaining that the open cast

published on : 2nd March 2018

Sand mining in Jodhpur: National Green Tribunal appoints court commissioners 

The tribunal directed the District Magistrate of Jodhpur and the police commissioner to provide assistance to the court commissioners during the visit to village Mandore in Jodhpur district.

published on : 26th February 2018
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