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Aug 17, 2017
Bengaluru floods: Unchecked urbanisation, pollution led to heavy rains that caused delugeHeavy rains led to flooding in several parts of Bengaluru, after which drainage water entered the houses in low-lying areas.
Aug 16, 2017
NGT cracks down on major waste generators in New Delhi, slaps fines upto Rs 7 lacsThe National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday cracked the whip on major waste generators in the city, including 5-star hotels and banquet halls, slapping fines of as high as Rs 7 lakh.
Aug 13, 2017
Mehbooba Mufti says unemployment major challenge in J&K, but govt taking steps to address itJammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday termed unemployment in the state as a major challenge, but said her government is taking steps to overcome it.
Aug 11, 2017
CSE hails Supreme Court order making PUC certificate mandatory for vehicle insurance renewalHailing SC's order that vehicle insurance should be renewed unless the owner provides PUC certificate, a green body said "it is an important step forward"
Aug 10, 2017
NGT bans use of plastic bags of less than 50 microns in Delhi; violation will attract Rs 5,000 fineThe National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday imposed an interim ban on sale and use of non-biodegradable plastic bags which are less than 50 microns and violators would have to pay a hefty fine of Rs 5,000.
Aug 10, 2017
No insurance renewal for vehicles in Delhi-NCR region without pollution certificate: Supreme CourtIn a bid to curb pollution, the Supreme Court said insurance companies will not renew insurance of a vehicle in Delhi-NCR region unless the owner provides pollution under control (PUC) certificate.
Aug 07, 2017
CBI registers case against unidentified New Delhi officials after toxins from illegal units lead to two deathsThe CBI has registered a case in connection with toxins released by illegal industrial units in North East Delhi residential areas which purportedly claimed the lives of two people
Aug 02, 2017
Beijing set to increase the number of electric buses from 1,000 to 10,000 by 2020The proportion of buses in Beijing powered by electricity among the total public transport vehicles will increase from the current 10 percent to 60 percent.
Aug 01, 2017
Damage to Yamuna floodplains: NGT directs Delhi, Uttar Pradesh govts to remove debris in three weeksNGT has directed Delhi and UP government to remove the debris lying on flood plains of Yamuna, noting indiscriminate dumping of waste is a direct source of pollution
Jul 31, 2017
Air quality of Delhi showed improvement during first half of 2017, says environment minister Harsh VardhanAir quality of Delhi saw an improvement during the first half of this year as compared to the same period last year