NOIDA: Taking a serious note of violations of air and water pollution norms, the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) plans to take strict measures against offenders in Noida, Greater Noid

Between 1999 and 2012, there has been an alarming depletion of Natural Conservation Zones — forests, water bodies and wasteland — in the National Capital Region.

In a move that is likely to bring relief to thousands of home owners along Noida Expressway, a committee constituted by the Union Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF) has recommended that t

LUCKNOW: In UP, the eco-sensitive zone around national parks wildlife sanctuaries does not go beyond 100 metres.

An NGT order declaring that construction within a 10-km radius of the Okhla Bird Sanctuary cannot be given completion certificates has left flat buyers and builders in the lurch.

NOIDA: In an attempt to block the UP government's proposal of reducing the eco-sensitive zone around the Okhla bird sanctuary to just 100 metres, city-based environmentalists and lawyers met in Noi

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Noida Lok Manch Vs. Union of India & Ors. dated 06/05/2014 regarding illegal sand mining on Indian Air Force land in Faridabad. The Tribunal noted that it was evident that there was unauthorized and illegal removal/theft of 60032 metric tons of sand causing financial loss of Rs. 1.4 crore and more to the State exchequer.

Original Source: http://www.greentribunal.gov.in/orderinpdf/72-2014(MApp)_6May2014.pdf

Mail Today spotted a line of tractors being loaded with illegally mined sand on Saturday on the periphery of Gharbhara village, located along the Yamuna Expressway.Almost a year after the suspensio

Despite numerous rules to curb the use of plastic bags, large-scale consumption of the commodity continues unabated in Gautam Budh Nagar district and adjoining areas of Ghaziabad.

Environmental activists in Gautam Budh Nagar have written to the Uttar Pradesh chief secretary to stop rampant concretization of public spaces in Noida and Greater Noida.

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