Green tribunal

ISL in environment controversy: NGT moved against floodlight matches at Rabindra Sarobar

ISL in environment controversy: NGT moved against floodlight matches at Rabindra Sarobar

The petitioner made the West Bengal government, the Kolkata Improvement Trust, the Union Environment Ministry, as also the Football Sports Development respondents to the petition.

Sep 10, 2016, 23:24 PM IST

Green tribunal notice to state, Centre on Shivaji memorial

The National Green Tribunal issued notice to the Maharashtra government and the Centre over the proposed memorial to Chhatrapati Shivaji on the Arabian Sea, seeking clarifications on the environmental and coastal regulation zone clearances for the project, an activist said here on Thursday.

Sep 01, 2016, 20:52 PM IST
NGO moves green tribunal against chopper services in Kedarnath

NGO moves green tribunal against chopper services in Kedarnath

Voicing concern over the looming threat to the flora and fauna due to operation of helicopters in the eco-sensitive zone at Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary in Uttarakhand, an NGO has approached the National Green Tribunal seeking closure of such services.

Aug 23, 2015, 11:14 AM IST

Green tribunal bans throwing of waste into Hindon canal

The National Green Tribunal has banned throwing of all kinds of waste into the Hindon canal, saying its pollution is a matter of "serious" concern.

May 03, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

BBV: When Delhi's air turned poisonous

Despite various studies and warnings, political inaction and the administration’s apathy has turned the Delhi's air into poison, which in turn has given rise to serious health issues.

Apr 08, 2015, 00:33 AM IST

Rafting in Rishikesh: Green Tribunal asks Centre to respond

The National Green Tribunal has sought the Centre's response on "unregulated" operation of rafting camps on the banks of Ganga from Shivpuri to Rishikesh in Uttarakhand.

Apr 01, 2015, 19:35 PM IST

SC anguish over pathetic state of tribunals

The Supreme Court today expressed its anguish at the "bureaucratic attitude" that has left the functioning of several tribunals including the National Green Tribunal and Law Commission in a "pathetic" state of affairs.

Jul 16, 2013, 20:11 PM IST

Green Tribunal adjourns Sterlite's plea to April 12

The Vedanta Group company sought a stay on the TNPCB's closure order which was issued on March 30 following protests by locals who were affected in the wake of alleged gas leak.

Apr 09, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

`Green Tribunal`s head to be appointed in a month`

The Centre assured the Supreme Court that chairperson of National Green Tribunal would be appointed within four weeks.

Sep 19, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

Lavasa land case: HC gives Mah govt last chance to file reply

The Bombay High Court on Friday gave an ultimatum to the Maharashtra government to file its reply in a petition by two tribal brothers alleging that their lands were usurped for constructing the Lavasa township near Pune.

Jun 15, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

Check veracity of EIA reports: Green Tribunal to Govt

The National Green Tribunal has suggested that the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) evolve a mechanism to check their veracity.

Jun 07, 2012, 18:50 PM IST

Green Tribunal agrees to hear plea against Lavasa's hill city

The Tribunal directed Lavasa, the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) and Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to file their replies to the petition of a project-hit Pune native before July 24.

May 25, 2012, 15:39 PM IST

Green Tribunal seeks details of forest land

The National Green Tribunal has directed HPPCL to furnish details of the forest land likely to be affected by Kashang Hydroelectric Power Project.

May 13, 2012, 11:07 AM IST

`Inspect industries around Kaziranga`

Kaziranga National Park is home to three-fourth of total Rhino population and largest concentration of endangered species .

Apr 22, 2012, 11:08 AM IST

Green Tribunal defers hearing on Lavasa's plea

The hearing was adjourned for July 19, in wake of cases pending in the Bombay High Court on issues relating to the project where the tribunal's jurisdiction to hear Lavasa's plea is to be decided.

Apr 16, 2012, 17:22 PM IST

Don't clear new industrial projects in Noida: Green tribunal

The tribunal further directed that any operating industry shall not be permitted to expand in Noida without its prior permission.

Apr 12, 2012, 21:06 PM IST

We are a law abiding company: Posco

Amid a green panel suspending environment clearance to Posco's USD 12 billion steel project in Orissa, the South Korean steel major on Friday said it is a law abiding company and would comply with all the directives in this regard.

Mar 30, 2012, 23:01 PM IST

Tribunal questions the way Posco was given green nod

Slamming the way the Environment Ministry gave clearance to Posco steel project in Orissa, the National Green Tribunal today said the entire process to review it was "vitiated" and the environment impact assessment (EIA) should have been for its total production capacity and not one-third of it.

Mar 30, 2012, 20:52 PM IST

SC lifts stay, Green Tribunal may start functioning from May

The National Green Tribunal is likely to start functioning from May with the Supreme Court lifting a stay imposed by Madras High Court on rules of appointment of its members.

Apr 22, 2011, 16:36 PM IST

BJP slams bill to set up Green Tribunal

BJP on Monday slammed a bill that seeks
to set up a Green Tribunal for disposal of ecology-related
cases, saying it would discourage environment-friendly people
from coming forward with their issues as costs would be

Mar 15, 2010, 22:46 PM IST