A bench of Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan cited a report that said 20-25 per cent children suffer from respiratory diseases.

In its drive to check noise pollution in the district under the “Tandarust Punjab Mission”, a joint team of Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and traffic police, Jalandhar, on Wednesday issued

The city generates 2,100 tonnes of solid waste every day, of which 1,078 tonnes is processed, and there are plans to set up seven plants to process the remaining amount.

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel expressed concern over air and noise pollution caused by schools and other such institutions in contravention to green laws and asked the

Unnecessary honking by vehicles on roads has become a common sight which is immensely contributing to noise pollution.

NEW DELHI: The blanket ban on protests around Delhi's iconic Jantar Mantar was on Monday lifted by the Supreme Court (SC) which said peaceful protests in the area are allowed.

The police have told the Delhi High Court that loudspeakers were permitted under noise pollution rules which only lay down restrictions, like timings and decibel level, to regulate their use.

Two wheelers with modified silencers that cause noise pollution will be impounded, Punjab Environment Minister Om Parkash Soni said today.

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked the State Government to appoint Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), to record noise level in Cuffe Parade, around the Metro 3 railway line construct

GURUGRAM: With sound barriers coming up at the Maharana Pratap Chowk flyover (otherwise known as MDI flyover), residents of MDI industrial area and sectors 14 and 17 are set to get relief from the

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