NGT forms committee to find "safest" time for Delhiites to travel

The National Green Tribunal on Thursday directed constitution of a committee to take sample of ambient air quality from across Delhi city at different intervals and inform it about the safest period during which national capital residents can travel without risk to their health.

NGT seeks response from 15 hotels on rainwater harvesting

The National Green Tribunal has issued notice to 15 hotels, including several five-star establishments, for not installing proper rainwater harvesting systems in their premises.

Don't permit industries discharging effluents into Yamuna: NGT directs DPCC

A day after cracking the whip on a sugar mill in Uttar Pradesh for polluting river Ganga, the National Green Tribunal on Friday directed Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) not to grant permission to any industrial unit discharging effluents directly or indirectly into Yamuna.

NGT pulls up authorities over unauthorised borewells in Delhi

Taking a serious note of "water scarcity" in Delhi, the National Green Tribunal today pulled up the authorities for failing to perform their statutory administrative obligation in ensuring adequate water supply.

33 Hauz Khas eateries given consent to operate: DPCC to NGT

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has informed the National Green Tribunal that 33 restaurants in the capital`s upmarket Hauz Khas village area have been given consent to operate.

Road side noise beyond limit in Panchsheel Park: DPCC to NGT

Delhi Pollution Control Committee Monday informed the National Green Tribunal that roadside noise levels near Panchsheel Park area in South Delhi is beyond permissible limits.

Delhi smog hits asthmatics

Asthma patients have to take extra care in the city`s smoggy conditions that have been prevailing for the past few days, a doctor at Max Hospital said Saturday.

No plastic bags in Delhi from Dec 22

The Delhi government has set a deadline of December 22 to stop manufacture, sale and storage of plastic bags in the national capital.