Friday, Dec 09, 2022

National Green Tribunal chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar


Justice Swatanter Kumar retires: Here are some of the orders passed by NGT under him

December 20, 2017 5:49 pm

"Even the regulatory authorities were not so effective in enforcement of environmental laws. The obvious reason could be that the environment had not degraded to the present limits and threat to public health was not of the present magnitude.”

Intern’s allegations a ‘planned conspiracy’, says NGT chief Kumar

February 14, 2014 1:14 am

A Bench led by Chief Justice P Sathasivam will on Friday take up the petition by the former intern.

MoEF to Solicitor General: Is plea in SC against Swatanter Kumar a valid complaint?

February 11, 2014 9:54 am

Proceedings to remove any member of the tribunal, however, can only start after the government receives a “written complaint.”

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In relief to administration, J&K HC stays order setting aside recruitment process

Updated: December 9, 2022 9:40:57 pm

A bench of Justices Sindhu Sharma and Vinod Chatterjee Koul, however, asked the board on Friday to withhold the results until the disposal of the writ petition challenging the process to select hundreds of police sub-inspectors, junior engineers and other officials. The court also granted it three weeks’ time to file its response.

World Cup 2022, Brazil vs Croatia Quarter Final Live Score: CRO possession takes the sting out of BRA, 0-0 after 65 mins

Updated: December 9, 2022 9:53:52 pm

FIFA World Cup 2022 Quarter Final Live Updates: Brazil vs Croatia live from Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan.

Cyclone Mandous: 13 flights cancelled in Chennai, police step up preventive measures

Updated: December 9, 2022 9:49:04 pm

The public is requested to contact the special police control room on 044-23452372 or the corporation’s 1913 helpline for any help.

Who is Sunny Balwani, the Indian-origin executive charged in the Theranos fraud in the US?

Updated: December 9, 2022 9:38:10 pm

Balwani was the boyfriend of Elizabeth Holmes and Chief Operating Officer of the start-up that made false claims about running a battery of health tests on a single drop of blood

Succession right of tribal women: SC directs Centre to consider amending provisions of Hindu Succession Act

Updated: December 9, 2022 9:38:01 pm

The top court said when the daughter belonging to the non­-tribal is entitled to equal share in the property of her father, there is no reason to deny such a right to the daughter of tribal communities.

What’s on Chandigarh: Literati to open on December 16

December 9, 2022 9:35:50 pm

The CLS Literati 2022 will begin with a kavi sammellan at the Indraprastha Auditorium, Panchkula, on December 16 and will be led by famous poet Surender Sharma and other noted Hindi poets.

Chiranjeevi reviews Revathy’s Salaam Venky: ‘Do watch this emotionally charged tale of the triumph of human spirit’

December 9, 2022 9:34:06 pm

Salaam Venky, which hit theatres on December 9, stars Kajol and Vishal Jethwa in the lead roles. Aamir Khan also has a cameo in the film.

Day after, Congress blames Gujarat unit, says no fault of Gandhis

December 9, 2022 9:32:57 pm

The party forcefully argued that the absence of Rahul Gandhi from the campaign in Gujarat – he had addressed only two token rallies in Surat and Rajkot – had not impacted the outcome. The party said there were shortcomings in the Congress campaign and in the local leadership.

FIFA World Cup: England have to stop Mbappe

December 9, 2022 9:29:51 pm

France will have to work their way through England’s high defensive block.

8.42 cr farmers paid PM-Kisan instalment in Aug-Nov: Narendra Tomar in RS

December 9, 2022 9:29:25 pm

PM-Kisan, launched in 2018-19, is a Central Sector Scheme under which financial benefit of Rs 6,000 per year is transferred into the bank accounts of farmer families.