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Thursday, April 09, 2020



After complaint, NGT stays construction of 39-storey building in Delhi University

January 12, 2020 10:19 am

The project area was part of 3.05 hectares of land the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation acquired from the Defence Ministry in 2001. The Metro station was built on one hectare of land and the rest was given to a company, which is planning to build residential flats.

Chandigarh: NGT pulls up civic body, blames it for mess in garbage processing plant at Dadumajra

November 29, 2019 2:56 am

“The NGT was of the view that MC is responsible for giving mixed waste to the processing plant and it was not in a segregated form. It observed that the corporation only has to lift this mess inside the processing plant,” an official stated.

NGT orders Kutch steel plant to stop work till it gets clearances

November 27, 2019 11:39 am

EIA process involves public consultation with project affected people but Jadeja said that Chromeni Steels did not conduct any EIA or obtain EC before the company started construction of the plant in January last year.

NGT raps Road ministry for failing to submit report on number of vehicles in proportion to roads

October 01, 2019 3:47 pm

Terming it as a "criminal offence", a bench headed by National Green Tribunal (NGT) Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel granted a last opportunity to the secretary of the Ministry of Transport to furnish the report.

Stubble burning in Punjab, Haryana: HC restrains govts from recovering fine from erring farmers...

September 20, 2019 8:42 am

The Punjab government, in response to the plea, had told the bench that the penalty was being imposed in accordance with the National Green Tribunal-ordered ban on burning of the paddy straw.

NGT asks DDA, Monitoring Committee to look into encroachment complaint on Yamuna floodplain

August 08, 2019 6:56 pm

"Let the complaint be forwarded to DDA for taking necessary action in accordance with law and also to the Yamuna Monitoring Committee constituted by this tribunal for monitoring by e-mail," the bench said.

NGT directs Delhi govt to deposit Rs 25 crore with CPCB for failing to curb pollution in city

July 21, 2019 7:16 pm

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel asked the AAP government to furnish a performance guarantee of Rs 25 crore and the apex pollution monitoring body to ensure that there is no further lapse in this regard.

Subansiri dam: Work on despite assurance to NGT that it won’t

July 16, 2019 7:05 am

Records reviewed by The Indian Express show massive concretisation has been carried out to construct the project’s extended spillway that has widened the dam base by over 100 metres.

NGT imposes Rs 100-crore penalty on Andhra Pradesh govt over illegal sand mining

April 07, 2019 6:37 pm

A bench, headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, directed the chief secretary of Andhra Pradesh to forthwith prohibit all unregulated sand mining.

Court cases against Punjab officials if they fail to deliver, warns NGT committee on pollution

March 28, 2019 10:08 am

“A month’s time has been given to the officials, who are responsible to check the pollution, including PPCB and if they fail to perform then the court cases will be filed against the head of those departments,” Justice Pritam Pal (retd) said.


Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena protest against NGT for fining Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living

March 12, 2016 12:51 pm

Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena members protest against National Green Tribunal (NGT) for fining Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation Rs 5 crores for conducting 'World Culture Festival' on the ecologically sensitive banks of the Yamuna.