National Green Tribunal

Ensure waste is not dumped in open: NGT to Shimla civic body

Ensure waste is not dumped in open: NGT to Shimla civic body

During the hearing, the lawyer appearing for the council told the bench that they lacked funds to manage any landfill site and it collected garbage with due care.

Dec 02, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
Submit report on hotels at Mahipalpur: NGT to Delhi govt

Submit report on hotels at Mahipalpur: NGT to Delhi govt

A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar issued notices to the city government, the DPCC, hotel Jindal Palace and others while seeking their reply in two weeks.

Nov 30, 2017, 19:56 PM IST
Air pollution: Delhi government asks schools, parents to restrain children from outdoor activities

Air pollution: Delhi government asks schools, parents to restrain children from outdoor activities

Keeping in view of the poor air quality, the Delhi government has issued a notice to all schools to restrict students from undertaking outdoor activities.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:54 AM IST

Use landfill site at Noida's sector 123 for waste dumping: NGT

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday refused to review its order directing the Noida Authority to use the landfill site at Sector 123 as a temporary place for dumping of waste.

Nov 21, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
SC stays NGT's order to open new path to Vaishno Devi shrine

SC stays NGT's order to open new path to Vaishno Devi shrine

The apex court order came after Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board said the construction work of the new path was not yet complete and it would be opened by February end next year.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
SC stays NGT's direction to open new path to Vaishno Devi

SC stays NGT's direction to open new path to Vaishno Devi

The Supreme Court today stayed the National Green Tribunal's (NGT) order directing opening of a new path to Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu for pedestrians and battery-operated cars from November 24.

Nov 20, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Vaishno Devi Shrine Board appeals against NGT order in SC

Vaishno Devi Shrine Board has appealed in Supreme Court against NGT's order to restrict daily devotees in the temple. The hearing on shrine board's appeal can take place today.

Nov 20, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
NGT lifts ban on construction in Delhi-NCR, entry of trucks

NGT lifts ban on construction in Delhi-NCR, entry of trucks

The NGT stated on November 11 that it would not exempt women and two-wheelers from the odd-even vehicle rationing plan to tackle pollution.

Nov 17, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Air quality still very poor, NGT defers decision on construction, odd-even exemptions

Air quality still very poor, NGT defers decision on construction, odd-even exemptions

On Thursday, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), recorded the AQI of Delhi-NCR at 362 at 6 p.m. as compared to 353 on Wednesday.

Nov 16, 2017, 23:14 PM IST
At least Rs 5 lakh fine for damaging forest area or hills in Himachal Pradesh: NGT

At least Rs 5 lakh fine for damaging forest area or hills in Himachal Pradesh: NGT

Concerned with the depleting green cover, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday banned new construction in any part of 'green, forest and core areas' in Himachal Pradesh.

Nov 16, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
Adopt long-term measures like cloud seeding to check pollution: Delhi HC to Centre, AAP government

Adopt long-term measures like cloud seeding to check pollution: Delhi HC to Centre, AAP government

On November 9, the NGT had ordered the government to track down all hotspots with PM10 over 600 units and spray water from helicopters or aircraft to tackle dust pollution across the city.

Nov 16, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
All schools, colleges in Delhi to install rainwater harvesting systems within 2 months: NGT

All schools, colleges in Delhi to install rainwater harvesting systems within 2 months: NGT

This move comes after NGT in June this year, had asked schools and colleges to submit their respective action plans to install rainwater harvesting systems within their premises.

Nov 16, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
No pouches to dispose sanitary napkins: NGT serves notice

No pouches to dispose sanitary napkins: NGT serves notice

In India, only 12 percent of the 355 million women in menstruating age can afford to use disposable sanitary napkins. 

Nov 15, 2017, 18:59 PM IST
NGT wants Amarnath cave to be declared 'silence zone'

NGT wants Amarnath cave to be declared 'silence zone'

The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday suggested that the area around the Amarnath Shrine cave be declared as 'silence zone' to prevent avalanches in the area. Looking to improve the environment around the holy shrine, the green body also said that throwing of offerings should be forbidden in the area.

Nov 15, 2017, 12:14 PM IST

Limitations ordered by NGT on Vaishno Devi yatra heavily opposed

NGT ordered that nothing other than people on foot and battery operated rickshaws will be used on the new way opened for Vaishno Devi Yatra. This order has been heavily opposed.

Nov 14, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
Direct neighbouring states to implement odd-even, Delhi govt urges NGT

Direct neighbouring states to implement odd-even, Delhi govt urges NGT

The Delhi government filed a fresh review petition before the NGT in connection with the odd-even policy.

Nov 14, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Delhi govt withdraws odd-even review plea after NGT rap

This is a segment of Zee News which brings to you latest updates. Delhi government has withdrawn review petition against NGT's order on Odd-Even. Watch this video for more information.

Nov 14, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

NGT limits number of daily devotees at Vaishno Devi to 50,000

NGT has said that only 50,000 devotees are allowed to visit Vaishno Devi shrine per day and extra devotees would be stopped at Katra or Ardhkumari. Watch video for full information.

Nov 13, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
NGT caps number of daily devotees at Vaishno Devi to 50,000

NGT caps number of daily devotees at Vaishno Devi to 50,000

The green body has said additional devotees would be stopped either at Ardhkumari or Katra.

Nov 13, 2017, 12:15 PM IST