GPCB asked to take off blaring multi-sound horns from vehicles
GPCB asked to take off blaring multi-sound horns from vehicles

The Environment Ministry has asked Goa State Pollution Control Board to ensure removal of all multi-toned horns from vehicles in the state within 30 days.

Strange that Environment min not accepting studies linking mortality to pollution: Panel

A house panel Monday said it was "strange" that Environment Ministry was not ready to "accept" studies linking mortality with air pollution as it recommended restricting use of personal vehicles through an efficient and cost effective public transport system.

Ban on old vehicles in Delhi: Centre moves NGT seeking stay
Ban on old vehicles in Delhi: Centre moves NGT seeking stay

The government on Monday moved the National Green Tribunal (NGT) seeking stay of its ban orders on 15-year-old petrol and 10-year-old diesel vehicles from plying on Delhi roads on the ground that it would affect public and essential services.

Delhi govt all set for paperless registration of all vehicles

 In a first of its kind, Delhi government is set to introduce "paperless registration" of all types of vehicles in the national capital.

About 2,000 vehicles stranded on closed J&K Highway

More than 2,000 vehicles are stranded at various places on the closed Jammu-Srinagar National Highway even as incessant rainfall has increased the risk of flooding in several low-lying areas in Jammu region.

Stop making mockery of courts: NGT warns authorities

The National Green Tribunal Tuesday took strong exception to the delay by some authorities in submitting their suggestions for construction of a multi-level parking facility in Lajpat Nagar here saying "you cannot play around with our orders".

Fuel-guzzling vehicles to go off Taj Trapezium Zone

Commercial vehicles running on diesel and petrol will not be permitted to run in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone from July 31.

Beating the Retreat ceremony puts Delhi traffic to a halt

Vehicles plying on Delhi had a horrid time as traffic came to a halt following 'Beating the Retreat' ceremony that was held at Vijay Chowk in New Delhi on Thursday.

Delhi govt earns Rs 33.5L from e-auction of fancy registration numbers

 Delhi government's e-auction of fancy registration numbers for vehicles on Wednesday fetched it a whopping Rs 33.50 lakh with the number 0001 itself going for Rs 8.75 lakh.

Affordable emission-free cars come closer to reality

Researchers are reportedly trying to find the best possible way to develop an affordable emissions-free car.

Toll tax relief for private vehicles?

Toll tax relief for private vehicles?

"Harsh" steps needed to check air pollution in Delhi: NGT

The National Green Tribunal today said that air pollution in the capital needs to be dealt with "harsh" steps, and asked the authorities concerned to consider hike in parking, vehicle registration fees and congestion charges.

Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014: Into the life of a truck driver

A special programme on Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014.

NGT prohibits vehicles older than 15 yrs to ply on Delhi roads

In a path-breaking initiative,the National Green Tribunal on Friday directed holding of a meeting of stakeholders in its conference hall to devise modalities for implementation of its order banning plying of vehicles which are more than 15 years old on the city roads.

Banning 15-yr-old vehicles: NGT to hold meet to implement order

In a path-breaking initiative,the National Green Tribunal on Friday directed holding of a meeting of stakeholders in its conference hall to devise modalities for implementation of its order banning plying of vehicles which are more than 15 years old on the city roads.

CSE welcomes NGT stand on old vehicles, seeks strict compliance

Welcoming the NGT's verdict of not permitting vehicles which are more than 15 years old to ply on the city roads, a research and advocacy group on Thursday said the green tribunal should also assess the effectiveness in meeting clean air targets and increase higher degree of stringency.

Vehicles more than 15 years old not permitted to ply in Delhi: NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has passed the order that all the petrol and diesel vehicles older than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the national capital's road.

Vehicles older than 15 years not to ply in Delhi: NGT
Vehicles older than 15 years not to ply in Delhi: NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has passed the order that all the petrol and diesel vehicles older than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the national capital's road.

More than 15-year-old vehicles not permitted to ply in Delhi: NGT

Dismayed at increasing air pollution in the national capital, the National Green Tribunal Wednesday held that all vehicles which were more than 15 years old would not be permitted to ply on the city roads.

Delhi govt puts ban on purchase of new vehicles for officials

 As part of an austerity measure, the Delhi government has imposed a ban on purchase of new vehicles for all officials, including those of civic bodies in the city, until the old ones complete their required life cycles.