National Green Tribunal (ngt)
India  /  Published 09.06.21

Ganga: plea to PM from Varanasi

A retired professor in Varanasi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath requesting them not to change the shape and nature of the Ganga and hinder ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Calcutta  /  Published 26.03.21

Pollution test must for govt buses

Government buses can ply only after they have cleared pollution tests, the transport department has decided. Machines to test tail-pipe emissions are being set up across 11 bus depots. “Only a ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 12.03.21

NGT prod on New Town crop burn

The principal bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed chief secretary of West Bengal, Alapan Bandopadhyay, to look into the issue of burning of crop residue in various parts of West Be...
By Jayanta Basu in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 23.02.21

NTPC fined Rs 58 lakh for polluting U'khand environment

The National Green Tribunal has junked a plea by NTPC seeking review of an order passed by Uttarakhand Pollution Control Board (PCB) imposing a penalty of Rs 57.96 lakh for damaging the environment. ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 31.01.21

Students bring wetlands to the city

The collective has partnered with the German Consulate to organise the exhibition. A seminar with international speakers is underway along with the exhibition. “The exhibition is a call to look...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 20.01.21

Glare on loud music in Sunderbans

Patrol teams of the forest department will remove sound systems and loudspeakers from launches and motor boats hired by tourists in the Sunderbans, an official of the department said. Hundreds of lau...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.01.21

Ganga pollution rap on UP government

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has come down heavily on the Uttar Pradesh government over the discharge of untreated sewage in rivers joining the Ganga and said there was no indication how the &ldq...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.01.21

Conveyor belt order to NTPC by NGT

The eastern zone bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) in Delhi has directed state-run power giant NTPC to install a conveyor belt at Barkagaon in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand for transfer of...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 08.01.21

Rawdon Square set to reopen after 30 years

Rawdon Square, located near the intersection of Park Street and Rawdon Street, is a few metres from Parkomat, a multi-storey car park on Rawdon Street. Debashis Kumar, a member of the CMC’s boa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 01.01.21

Green bench seeks wetland damage report

The National Green Tribunal has asked an expert committee being set up by it to complete the assessment of environment damage within the East Calcutta Wetlands due to the “unauthorised and indis...
By Jayanta Basu in Salt Lake


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