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NGT Takes Action on Air Pollution in Delhi and Neighbouring States

The NGT on November 10, 2016 passed an order in Vardhaman Kaushik vs Union of India on the issue of Air Pollution in Delhi and its neighbouring states namely, Punjab,…


NGT notice to MoEF on decentralisation of environment clearance for sand mining

The Ministry in January had notified the minor mineral mining policy, decentralising the process of granting environmental clearance (EC) for sustainable mining of sand and minerals. By: PTI | New…


Guideline on appointment of Chairperson and Member Secretaries of State Pollution Control Boards

In Rajendra Bhandari v. State of Uttarakhand, the Principal Bench of National Green Tribunal was confronted with a case in which unfit appointment of Chairperson and Member Secretary in the…


NGT Orders Criminal Prosecution Against TSGENCO

The Southern Zone bench of National Green Tribunal (NGT) came down heavily on Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Limited (TSGENCO) for illegally undertaking the construction work of its proposed 4x270MW…


EIA Required for Large Metro Rail Projects

The issue of need of EIA for Metro Rail Projects was raised before The National Green Tribunal, Principal Bench New Delhi in Vikrant Tongad versus Noida Metro Rail Corporation &…



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