Rohtang Pass: No respite to taxi owners on NGT order

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to grant immediate relief to the taxi owners, who have challenged the National Green Tribunal's order restricting the entry of all diesel and petrol tourist vehicles in Rohtang Pass.

Don't surrender the amount allotted for Yamuna: NGT to DJB

The National Green Tribunal today directed Delhi Jal Board (DJB) not to surrender the amount allocated to it in the last fiscal for rejuvenation of Yamuna to the Delhi government.

World Culture Festival: NGT team to visit Yamuna flood plains this week, assess damage

World Culture Festival: NGT team to visit Yamuna flood plains this week, assess damage

Experts say the flood plains act a natural groundwater recharge system and a flood barrier.

Plastic bottles safe for packing drugs, NGT told

There is no conclusive evidence to suggest that use of PET or additive like antimony for pharmaceutical packaging may leach substances beyond limits that pose threat to human health.

At least Rs 120 crore needed to restore Yamuna floodplain: Expert panel

The committee had stated that the area has been cleared of all natural vegetation and the event would leave a "permanent footprint" on the floodplains of the Yamuna.

NGT gives more time to AOL to pay Rs 5 cr, raps Sri Sri

The three-day long 'World Culture Festival' organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living (AOL) on Friday crossed last minute hurdles as attempt to stall the mega show failed in the National Green Tribunal which gave more time to the organiser to pay Rs 5 crore fine.

All set for Sri Sri's World Culture Fest as AOL agrees to pay fine, deposits Rs 25 lakhs

All set for Sri Sri's World Culture Fest as AOL agrees to pay fine, deposits Rs 25 lakhs

The AOL has deposited Rs 25 lakhs today and the balance Rs 4.75 crores will be paid within three weeks.

NGT takes strong exception to Sri Sri's remarks as AOL says it can't pay Rs 5 cr fine today

NGT takes strong exception to Sri Sri's remarks as AOL says it can't pay Rs 5 cr fine today

PTI reported that the AOL said in the application it is a charitable organisation and that it is difficult for it to generate Rs 5 crores in a short period.

'Environment' trouble for new Andhra capital Amravati as NGT to take up PIL on April 4

'Environment' trouble for new Andhra capital Amravati as NGT to take up PIL on April 4

The National Green Tribunal on Friday fixed April 4 as the date for hearing a PIL challenging environmental clearance given to Amravati, which is being developed as the new capital of Andhra Pradesh.

Rain may turn Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Festival into damp squib

Rain may turn Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's World Culture Festival into damp squib

The three-day World Culture Festival, organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living, commences today.

Art of Living's 'World Culture Festival' to commence from today; will Sri Sri Ravi Shankar pay Rs 5 cr fine?

Art of Living's 'World Culture Festival' to commence from today; will Sri Sri Ravi Shankar pay Rs 5 cr fine?

A day after National Green Tribunal gave its nod, the World Culture Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art Of Living (AoL) foundation will commence from Friday.

If AoL doesn't pay fine, NGT may ban event: Lawyer

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) may ban the controversial Art of Living (AoL) cultural event here if it doesn`t pay up the Rs.5 crore fine slapped on it, a lawyer said on Thursday.

WCF row: NGT asks Art of Living to pay fine by 5 PM Friday; Sri Sri says 'ready to go to jail'

WCF row: NGT asks Art of Living to pay fine by 5 PM Friday; Sri Sri says 'ready to go to jail'

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday asked The Art of Living to pay Rs 5 crore fine by 5 PM on Friday.

Won't pay fine imposed by NGT; ready to go to jail: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Won't pay fine imposed by NGT; ready to go to jail: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

The NGT on Wednesday imposed a fine of Rs 5 crore on AOL as environmental compensation while clearing the decks for its three-day cultural extravaganza.

NGT threatens to withdraw permission for Culture Fest if Art of Living fails to pay fine by 4 pm

NGT threatens to withdraw permission for Culture Fest if Art of Living fails to pay fine by 4 pm

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar insisted on Thursday that they have done nothing wrong by organising the mega festival near Yamuna river.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living to appeal against NGT order, won't pay Rs 5 crore fine

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living to appeal against NGT order, won't pay Rs 5 crore fine

The NGT slapped a Rs 5 crore fine on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living for organising World Culture Festival on the banks of Yamuna.

NGT gives nod to World Culture Festival, slaps Rs 5 crore fine on AOL; Sri Sri to challenge order

NGT gives nod to World Culture Festival, slaps Rs 5 crore fine on AOL; Sri Sri to challenge order

The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the decks for the three-day cultural extravaganza of Art of Living (AOL) on the flood plains of Yamuna river from Friday.

Police find 5 major shortcomings in Sri Sri Ravi Shankar event

Lack of "structural stability" is among five major "shortcomings" detected by Delhi Police in the infrastructure being readied for the three-day World Culture Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation on the Yamuna flood plain in the national capital.

World Culture Festival: Art of Living to challenge Rs five crore fine imposed by NGT as environmental compensation

World Culture Festival: Art of Living to challenge Rs five crore fine imposed by NGT as environmental compensation

Notwithstanding raging controversies, the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the decks for the three-day cultural extravaganza of Art of Living on the flood plains of Yamuna river from Friday but imposed a fine of Rs five crores on it as environmental compensation.

NGT asks Art of Living Foundation to pay Rs 100 crore for Yamuna damage

NGT asks Art of Living Foundation to pay Rs 100 crore for Yamuna damage

The Yamuna river is a sacred water body and has always been in the news for the way it's being polluted. Conscious efforts by various NGO's, till date, are being made to keep it clean.