NGT allows vintage car rally in Delhi

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar granted its nod for the 6th edition of 21 Gun Salute International Vintage car rally in the national capital on February 6 and 7.

National Green Tribunal questions tradition of cremating in Hindus, says it causes air, water pollution

National Green Tribunal questions tradition of cremating in Hindus, says it causes air, water pollution

In order to tackle the environmental pollution, the concept of electric cremation was commissioned in India in January 1989 as a part of the Ganga Action Plan.

Sand mining in UP, Haryana: Green Panel notice to Centre on farmer's plea

Sand mining in UP, Haryana: Green Panel notice to Centre on farmer's plea

The National Green Tribunal has sought response from the Centre, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh governments on a plea seeking prohibition of sand mining on Yamuna's riverbed in both the states.

Pollution in Ganga: NGT reprimands Centre, UP Govt

Pollution in Ganga: NGT reprimands Centre, UP Govt

 The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday reprimanded the Centre and Uttar Pradesh Government over pollution in the river Ganga.

NGT for complete ban on plastic bags in Punjab, Haryana

NGT for complete ban on plastic bags in Punjab, Haryana

The National Green Tribunal has prohibited use of plastic carry bags in various areas of Punjab and Haryana and sought responses on imposition of a complete ban across the two states.

Manohar Parrikar feels Goa's green NGOs target issues selectively

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar feels that the local green NGOs agitate on selective issues, mainly targeting the developmental projects in the state.

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- Delhi High Court refuses to stop the release of juvenile in Nirbhaya rape case.

- Delhi Commission for Women, Swati Maliwal today sought intervention of President and CJI's intervention for the quick passage of the Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill.

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Delhi odd-even formula: Kejriwal govt to install censor cameras, launch 'Poochh-O app'

Delhi odd-even formula: Kejriwal govt to install censor cameras, launch 'Poochh-O app'

The Delhi government submitted to the apex court an action plan on steps being taken to improve air quality.

Supreme Court bans diesel SUVs, luxury cars in Delhi: 10 top developments

Supreme Court bans diesel SUVs, luxury cars in Delhi: 10 top developments

The Supreme Court on Wednesday announced a slew of measures to tackle the growing menace of air pollution in Delhi.

Supreme Court bans registration of diesel SUVs, luxury cars in Delhi; restrictions on trucks imposed

Supreme Court bans registration of diesel SUVs, luxury cars in Delhi; restrictions on trucks imposed

The interim ban on registration of diesel-run luxury cars will also be implemented in the National Capital Region, PTI reported.

Will SUVs, high-end diesel cars be banned in Delhi from today?

Will SUVs, high-end diesel cars be banned in Delhi from today?

The Supreme Court yesterday said that the rich can't be allowed to keep on driving diesel-driven SUVs that pollute the environment.

NGT ban: Automakers fear big losses; seek clarity from govt

NGT ban: Automakers fear big losses; seek clarity from govt

Automakers fear an immediate loss of 'hundreds of crores of rupees' due to ban on new diesel vehicles in the national capital, as confusion reigns supreme in the industry over delivery of already-booked inventory.

NGT orders closure of Bhushan Steel and Strips Ltd for 4 weeks

The National Green Tribunal has ordered the closure of Bhushan Steel and Strips Limited situated in site -4 industrial area of Sahibabad for 4 weeks declaring it to be a polluting industry.

Auto makers term NGT order on diesel vehicles as 'ridiculous'

Auto industry Friday termed the NGT order banning the registration of diesel vehicles in the Capital as "ridiculous" and said the "knee jerk" reaction of the tribunal would not help in the reduction of air pollution.

Japan's PM has solution to India's pollution problem – read to know

Japan's PM has solution to India's pollution problem – read to know

Amid concerns over increasing pollution levels in the national capital, Japan on Friday said its environment friendly coal-fire power generator technology can help in meeting the challenge.

NGT verdict on diesel cars: Here's a list of best, affordable air purifiers – Read​

NGT verdict on diesel cars: Here's a list of best, affordable air purifiers – Read​

As per the 2010 global burden of disease report, outdoor air pollution caused more than 6.2 lakh premature deaths in India and nearly 18 million healthy years of life were lost that year.

No new diesel-run vehicles will be registered in Delhi: NGT

No new diesel-run vehicles will be registered in Delhi: NGT

In a tough decision to help battle alarming pollution levels, the National Green Tribunal Friday directed that diesel-run vehicles will not be registered in Delhi with immediate effect and asked the central and state government departments not to purchase diesel vehicles.

No new diesel vehicles to be registered in Delhi: NGT

No new diesel vehicles to be registered in Delhi, says NGT

No new diesel vehicles to be registered in Delhi

No new diesel vehicles to be registered in Delhi

NGT has directed Centre and state government not to buy any diesel vehicles for their departments.

Ganga rejuvenation: NGT bans plastic from Gomukh to Haridwar

There will be a complete ban on use of plastic of any kind from Gomukh to Haridwar along Ganga with effect from February 1, the National Green Tribunal directed on Thursday while slapping a penalty of Rs 5,000 per day on erring hotels, dharamshalas and ashrams spewing waste into the river.