Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

cutting trees


Cutting of trees in Delhi halted till next hearing, says HC

May 19, 2022 6:03 pm

The court said that there was “no other way” to mitigate the environmental degradation, while ordering the interim stay.

Karnataka axed 40,231 trees for infra projects in 2020-21, Bengal none: Bhupender Yadav

March 23, 2022 7:40 am

Yadav told the Lok Sabha that 3,097,721 trees were cut across the country for carrying out public infrastructure projects and 36,487,665 seedlings were planted for compensatory afforestation at a cumulative cost Rs 358.57 crore.

Tree felling for bullet train and metro projects to worsen Mumbai floods, say activists

September 16, 2021 2:03 pm

According to the proposal, a total of 152 trees will be impacted for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project.

Citizen activists ask Bengaluru civic body to reconsider decision of cutting trees at Koramangala

September 03, 2021 8:26 am

In 2018, the BBMP Forest Department had stated that the project will affect 60 trees, of which 39 will be cleared through transplantation.

The BMC has cleared Proposals to cut, transplant 1,000 trees

March 24, 2021 4:24 am

According to officials, the agencies have been asked to transplant three times more trees against the trees they will cut.

Trees are our lifeline! Learn how to save a tree in distress

August 30, 2018 11:38 am

Try to save trees from being cut down and teach your children to do the same at a young age. Trees are keeping us breathing and we must return the favour.

Delhi: 4800 trees felled for three infrastructure projects, replantation bid still stuck

June 30, 2018 11:31 am

Amid the blame game, the only project where any plantation has taken place is for NHAI’s widening of NH-24 for the Delhi-Meerut highway.

Delhi: Centre, AAP in blame game over permission for felling of trees in South Delhi

June 23, 2018 9:38 pm

The ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is up in arms against the BJP government at the Centre, alleging that around 17,000 trees will be felled for the redevelopment plan.

14,000 of 21,000 trees to be axed for redevelopment of south Delhi colonies: Govt

June 21, 2018 6:40 pm

The ministry said 1,35,460 trees would be planted, resulting in an "urban forest", which would help generate oxygen and reduce the pollution levels in the city.

Transplanted in Kandivali for Metro 3, many trees dead

January 24, 2018 4:11 am

Report by HC’s junior tree committee says MMRC ‘needs to take more care’