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Sep 16, 2019
Fact-check on MMRC's claims over Aarey reveals gaping holes; activists, citizens protesting Metro-3 shed slam govt for 'propaganda'‘The MMRC is spreading propaganda against Aarey, and we will fight against it’, was the general mood at a protest outside the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation’s office on Friday, a day after the civic body which is in charge of the multi-crore project published a full-page ad in at least 16 newspapers titled ‘The truth you should know’.
Sep 13, 2019
Odd-even scheme back in Delhi from 4 to 15 November: Arvind Kejriwal launches seven-point plan to combat pollution in wintersThe odd-even vehicle rationing scheme will be enforced in the capital from 4 November to 15 November, post-Diwali, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Friday
Jul 22, 2019
NGT forms committee to assess damage to environment caused due to unsustainable, illegal sand-mining in KeralaThe National Green Tribunal has formed a committee to determine compensation to be recovered for damage to the environment by unsustainable illegal mining
Jul 13, 2019
SC agrees to examine NGT's powers to take suo motu cognisance; senior advocate Anand Grover appointed as amicus curiaeThe SC on Friday agreed to examine a legal question whether the NGT, established in 2010 to deal with cases pertaining to environmental issues, has the power to take cognisance of a matter on its own
Jul 12, 2019
Madras HC rejects TN govt's plea challenging Rs 100 crore NGT penalty for not cleaning up Buckingham Canal and state riversThe Madras High Court on Friday dismissed a petition filed by the Tamil Nadu government, challenging the Rs 100 crore penalty imposed on the state by the National Green Tribunal for not cleaning the Buckingham Canal, Adyar and Cooum rivers
Jul 04, 2019
SC directs Meghalaya govt to deposit Rs 100 cr with CPCB for causing environmental degradation by 'illegal, unregulated' coal miningEnvironmental degradation by illegal and unregulated coal mining has taken place in Meghalaya, the Supreme Court held Wednesday and directed the state to deposit Rs 100 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board for restoration work. It said however that Meghalaya has very limited sources of revenue and allowed it to transfer Rs 100 crore from the Environment Protection and Restoration Fund. A total of 15 miners were trapped on 13 December last year in an illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, about 3.7 kilometres deep inside a forest, when water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into it.
Jul 03, 2019
Supreme Court directs Meghalaya govt to pay Rs 100 crore fine imposed by NGT for failure to curb illegal coal miningThe Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Meghalaya government to deposit the Rs 100 crore fine imposed on it by the NGT for failing to curb illegal coal mining with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
May 31, 2019
National Green Tribunal raps Bihar, Jharkhand, WB govts for inaction over damage to Ganga, slaps penalty of Rs 25 lakhThe NGT has rapped the of Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal govts and slapped a penalty of Rs 25 lakh on them for inaction over continued damage to Ganga
May 29, 2019
25 state govts to pay one crore for every month plastic disposal plans aren't submitted to CentreThe states were expected to submit action plans for plastic disposal by 30 April to the Pollution Control Board.
May 22, 2019
Sterlite Copper expects to reopen Tuticorin plant in next few monthsSterlite Copper on Wednesday expressed hope that it will resume operations in the next couple of months at its Tutocrin plant which was shut after 13 people died during protests a year ago