The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday ordered closure and registration of cases against 124 industrial units which are polluting the Kali, Krishna and Hindon rivers in six districts of western Uttar Pradesh. Observing that people have a funda ...

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Despite cracking down on corrupt road contractors, Vijay Pingale was shifted from Chennai Corporation Vijay Maruti Pingale, a 2004 batch officer of the Tamil Nadu cadre, joined the civil services because he wanted to reform governance from withi ...

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Three lakh deaths prevented in five years, it says It is estimated that the Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin (SBM-G) will result in preventing more than three lakh deaths due to diarrhoea and protein-energy malnutrition between 2014-October 2019, no ...

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NEW DELHI: National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the states in the national capital region (NCR) to file reports on compliance to the graded response action plan (GRAP) notified by the Centre. While disposing of a four-year-old case on air ...

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Green panel directs National Mission for Clean Ganga to install display boards at a gap of 100 km, indicating whether water is fit for bathing or drinking. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday expressed concern at the level of pollution i ...

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New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal  (NGT) on Friday ordered an environment audit of Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS) here in a month. A bench, headed by NGT chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, directed the Central ...

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The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) has been selected for the Champion of Earth Prize-2018, the highest environmental honour instituted by the United Nations. The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) has been selected for the ...

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By Tommy Sheng Hao Chai Singapore Foreign Minister, Vivian Balakrishnan, responded to the recent election of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad by addressing Mahathir’s intention to change the terms of their existing Water Agreement (WA). ...

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Out of total 13 coastal states and UTs, only five have submitted their management plan to the Ministry of Environment and Forests till date. Observing that coastal areas of ecological importance must be protected, the National Green Tribunal on ...

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Scientists warn the impact of climate change may be as large as economic recessions, which are known to increase self-harm Rising temperatures are linked to increasing rates of suicide, according to a large new study. The researchers warn that t ...

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