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Dec 12, 2017
Five-year-old moves NGT against noise pollution by Delhi Metro, tribunal directs DMRC to follow environmental normsA five-year-old child's complaint of noise pollution due to the operation of Delhi Metro trains prompted the NGT to direct the DMRC to adhere to environmental norms
Dec 04, 2017
Bombay High Court orders two-member judicial panel to hear metro railway noise pollution caseThe Bombay High Court on Monday directed that the matters pertaining to noise pollution, caused by the construction of the Metro III project, would be heard by a two-member judicial committee.
Oct 26, 2017
Simply banning sale of firecrackers not a solution to Delhi's toxic air problem, finds studyIt seems the Supreme Court's efforts to ensure a clean Diwali in Delhi, with a ban put in place on the sale of firecrackers, were all in vain.
Oct 18, 2017
Celebrate Diwali this year with sensitivity towards animals, appeals NGOThe festival of lights calls for celebrations and merrymaking. Light diyas, burst crackers or party with family and friends, but do spare a thought for the animals and the birds that are as much a part of this society as we are.
Oct 15, 2017
Supreme Court's decision banning sale of fire crackers a knee-jerk reaction to a serious problemHow will one day's crackers change pollution levels? And why limit such genius solutions to just the capital when it is demonstrably true that the issue of air pollution and pollution in general is one that affects all of India?
Oct 12, 2017
Madhya Pradesh bans sale and use of high-decibel firecrackers this DiwaliEven as Madhya Pradesh home minister Bhupendra Singh has invited Delhiites to celebrate "Diwali with crackers" in the state, the state government on Thursday banned manufacturing, sale and use of crackers which generate high-decibel sound with immediate effect.
Oct 10, 2017
SC ban on sale of firecrackers: Sellers in Delhi brace for losses in crores this DiwaliWith their losses projected to run into crores, wholesale dealers of firecrackers in New Delhi can see their Diwali going up in smoke.
Oct 09, 2017
Chetan Bhagat denounces SC verdict banning Diwali firecrackers, asks why restrictions only on Hindu festivalsIn a move which will impact Diwali celebrations this year, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that there will be no sale of firecrackers during the festival in the National Capital Region.
Sep 04, 2017
SC stays Bombay HC order banning use of loudspeakers during Ganapati VisarjanLoudspeakers can blare in Mumbai during the Ganapati Visarjan festivities on Tuesday, with the Supreme Court on Monday staying a Bombay High Court order.
Jul 02, 2017
ICSE Class 6 science textbook equates azaan with noise pollution; publisher tenders apologyIn a shocking development, a Standard VI ICSE textbook blamed the Azaan for noise pollution