Centre pleads SC to vacate order on National Wildlife Board

The Centre Friday pleaded before the Supreme Court to vacate its order restraining the National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) from implementing any of its decisions for allegedly altering the composition of the apex regulatory body relating to wildlife.

Construction near Okhla sanctuary: NGT asks UP to send proposal to MoEF

The National Green Tribunal Monday asked Uttar Pradesh government to send its proposal regarding the eco-sensitive zone around Okhla bird sanctuary, near where building construction is on, to the MoEF.

Centre rejects Satpura tiger reserve denotification proposal

The Environment Ministry has rejected a proposal seeking denotification of land inside Satpura tiger reserve in Madhya Pradesh for religious functions and roads, officials said here today.