Experts Say Too Much Focus On Looks, Not Robustness

Experts call for conducting mandatory audit of buildings

Debris generated from construction sites is being dumped along the green cover on the Khaniara road near Dharamsala turning the eco-sensitive zone into a landfill site.

Illegal felling of trees is rampant in a partly waterlogged area in Indirapuram and more than 100 trees have already been cut, despite authorities' claims of increasing the green cover in Ghaziabad

150-200 projects under construction have already been delayed by 2-3 years due to land acquisition issues

The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday directed "immediate" stoppage of construction activity in a specific stretch of areas in Noida Extension and Gurgaon by taking note of media reports on air po

The National Green Tribunal on Monday directed “immediate” stoppage of construction activity in specific stretch of areas in Noida Extension and Gurgaon by taking note of media reports on air pollu

But Tribunal's Power To Punish Builders Diluted

In a bounty for the real estate industry, the state government is soon expected to double the 0.33 floor-space index (FSI) that is granted to all building projects in the suburbs on payment of a pr

In a move aimed at easing the path for major building projects, the state environment department has suggested doing away with mandatory eco-clearances for such constructions at the state-level and

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