National Green Tribunal (ngt)
Jharkhand  /  Published 30.10.21

State: crackers for 2 hours only

Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board has decided to allow bursting of crackers  only for two hours from 8pm during Diwali a day after the Hemant Soren government eased lockdown curbs for the f...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.21

Novel approach: Stubble burning

Credit must be given where it is due. In an innovative move, the Centre’s apex farm research body, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, has devised a scheme to encourage farmers to adopt...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.10.21

Puja platform for sanitation drive

An urban body of Jamshedpur, which was ranked the best among cities in Jharkhand in the Centre’s cleanliness survey in 2020, has taken up the cudgels to spread awareness on river pollution and w...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.21

Rs 2 crore rap to state for dirty rivers

The principal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has instructed the Mamata Banerjee government to pay an interim compensation of Rs 2 crore so that the sum can be used to reduce pollution in t...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.09.21

NGT slams Ranchi over report delay

The National Green Tribunal has slammed the Jharkhand government and the state pollution control board for not submitting an action-taken report on the assessment of compensation for all constructions...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


West Bengal  /  Published 21.08.21

Plan to widen Siliguri waste management

The Bengal urban development and municipal affairs department will improve the waste management system of Siliguri in collaboration with the Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA). The anno...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 17.08.21

NGT seeks status of jheel eviction

The eastern zonal branch of the National Green Tribunal has asked the state chief secretary and the district magistrate of Howrah to state by August 27 what actions have been taken to evict encroacher...
By Jayanta Basu in Howrah

Calcutta  /  Published 04.08.21

Howarh bio-toilet order

The eastern zone bench of national green tribunal (NGT) has passed several directives on Howrah and Sealdah stations regarding maintenance of environmental norms and bio toilets on long-distance train...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.21

NGT seeks CNG status report from Bengal

The eastern zonal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday asked the state government to submit the status report on bringing the environment-friendly compressed natural gas (CNG) to Calcu...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.21

Jheel not fit for wildlife: Report

The Santragachhi jheel, an abode of migratory birds, has become extremely polluted and is no longer fit to harbour any wildlife and fish, showed a recent West Bengal Pollution Control Board report. T...
By Jayanta Basu in Howrah


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