World Wetlands Day was celebrated in style at Yamuna Biodiversity Park (YBP), where experts and students discussed how to conserve wetlands in the national capital.

राजधानी को प्रदूषण मुक्त बनाने के लिए गठित प्रमुख संस्था दिल्ली प्रदूषण नियंत्रण समिति स्टाफ और संयंत्रों की भारी कमी से जूझ रही है। इस वजह से प्रदूषण की ठीक ढंग से रोकथाम नहीं हो पा रही है। बुधवार

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday issued notices to the ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) and the ministry of urban development (MoUD) on an application challenging a recent noti

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M/s Ashok Vihar Mitra Mandel Vs. The Govt. of NCT of Delhi & Ors. dated 23/12/2016 regarding pickling industries located in Delhi.

NGT directs the Chief Secretary of NCT of Delhi to take up a meeting of DDA, DSIIDC, Society running the plant, DPCC and the Applicant (M/s Ashok Vihar Mitra Mandel) may also be present, to take a decision as to whether the pickling industries should be closed in furtherance to the policy decision taken. And secondly how the hazardous waste is to be dealt.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of All India Lokadhikar Sangathan Vs Govt. Of NCT of Delhi & Others dated 13/12/2016 regarding steel pickling units in Delhi. Counsel appearing for the DPCC submits that in furtherance to the Minutes of the Meeting dated 22-11-2016 held between representatives of Department of Industries and Environment GNCTD, DDA, CPCB and DPCC a policy decision has been taken that the pickling industries would continue to be considered as impermissible and shall fall under the prohibited category.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vardhaman Kaushik Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 28/11/2016 regarding prohibition for plying of vehicles diesel older than 10 years and petrol older than 15 years in Delhi NCR to ensure reduction of pollution of ambient air in Delhi resulting from vehicular pollution.

During the hearing on Wednesday, NGT rapped Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for not attending the hearing.

Delhi may be an urban jungle but, amazingly , it still has space for wild predators.

NEW DELHI: Various government departments have issued challans amounting to Rs 7 crore so far for waste burning and dust pollution at construction sites.

Multi-agency coordination on air pollution continues to elude the national capital with action against open burning of waste and violation of construction norms not showing any substantial jump.