NGT orders ban on cutting trees near Taj Mahal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure that no unauthorised construction activities are permitted and no trees cut in the eco-sensitive zone near the Taj Mahal.

Green spaces impact birth weight positively

Where expecting mothers live can also have a bearing on the birth weight of their babies as researchers have found that mothers who live near green spaces deliver babies with significantly higher birth weights.

Army marks environment day with tree plantation drives

The Army which contributes significantly in keeping large tracts of Maidan area in the heart of the city green, today undertook a tree plantation drive at its Ballygunj Military Camp to mark World Environment Day.

Having green space near house can improve mental health

A new research has shown for the first time that green space does appear to improve mental health in a sustained way.

Parks and greenery can boost your mental health

Green spaces - such as parks and gardens - in towns and cities could lead to significant and sustained improvements in mental health, according to a new study.

Living near `green space` is good for health

Living near a ‘green space’ can significantly benefit health, according to new research.

Living near `green space` is good for health

Living near a ‘green space’ can significantly benefit health, according to new research.