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Jul 18, 2018
Tamil Nadu to ask National Green Tribunal to dismiss Vedanta plea to reopen copper smelterThe Tamil Nadu government ordered the permanent closure of the Vedanta's copper plant and disconnected its power supply in May following protests that turned violent and culminated in the police opening fire on protesters, killing 13 of them.
Jul 16, 2018
Sterlite management invites employees to Tamil Nadu office for discussion on future, calls it 'encouragement meet'The Sterlite Copper employees have been receiving salaries even after the closure the official said. Discussion would also be around their future prospects.
Jul 05, 2018
Sterlite copper plant: NGT asks Tamil Nadu government for response to Vendanta Limited's plea challenging closure of factoryThe National Green Tribunal sought a response from the government and the state’s pollution control board on a plea submitted by giant Vedanta Limited, challenging the state government's order to permanently close the Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin.
Jul 02, 2018
NGT bans felling of trees in south Delhi colonies till 19 July, issues notices to NDMC, NBCCThe National Green Tribunal on Monday ordered status quo on tree felling in South Delhi colonies and directed that no trees would be cut till 19 July.
Jun 27, 2018
NBCC sued for contempt in Delhi HC for allegedly violating order to not cut trees till 4 JulyA plea was on Wednesday filed in the Delhi High Court seeking contempt action against the NBCC for allegedly violating its undertaking not to cut trees till 4 July for housing projects.
Jun 25, 2018
Delhi's tree cover losing battle to shoddy reports on environment, poor compliance of afforestation normsA Delhi SOS campaign was launched to stop the felling of nearly 20,000 trees in the city for redevelopment projects.
Jun 14, 2018
Bengaluru's Bellandur lake has less than 1 ml clean water, expert panel tells NGT; encroachment, waste dumping to blameBengaluru's biggest lake, Bellandur, has become even more toxic, a committee set up by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has said, holding that there is less than 1 millilitre of clean water in it.
Jun 05, 2018
On World Environment Day 2018, awash in trash, mounds of plastic rob Rohtang Pass of picturesque beautyPackets of potato chips, plastic bottles, beer cans are threatening the ecology of the Rohtang Pass, as local authorities disregard ecological concerns.
Jun 01, 2018
NGT seeks reply from Centre, NHAI on maintaining green cover along national and state highwaysThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Centre and NHAI to state its stand on maintaining the mandatory green cover along national and state highways.
May 31, 2018
NGT sends notice to AAP govt seeking response on plea against illegal slum dwellersA former legislator has moved the National Green Tribunal alleging that "illegal" residents of a slum were causing air pollution and seeking action against them.