The Punjab and Haryana High Court has set August 30, 2015, as the deadline for the Punjab Government to finalise town planning schemes.

The state government will soon approach the National Green Tribunal (NGT) which has restrained lifting of construction ban in Shimla’s green belts.

The Haryana government on Tuesday was accused of acting in haste in getting approval for the sub-regional plan of NCR area in the state so that it could issue licences to developers.

PANAJI: The forest department has assured the national green tribunal (NGT) that the process of identifying and demarcating private forests in Salvador do Mundo will be completed probably by August

Notwithstanding the recommendation in the Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) report that Shimla be declared a no-construction zone, the construction activity could be allowed in 17 green belts as

The Haryana government has started the process of measuring the Mangar forest area in Aravali amid reports of it approving the sub-regional plan.

Sources said forest department teams were busy carrying out the ground work on Monday. "They told us that there was an order from Chandigarh," said a villager.

The Mangar Bani grove in Haryana will be out of bounds for tourism activities and the entire forest earmarked as “no-construction zone” by the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB).

Board Wants Sacred Grove Mangar Bani Earmarked As No-Construction Area

Haryana has asked the NCR Planning Board (NCRPB) to exclude three patches of land in Gurgaon and Manesar from the natural conservation zones in the regional plan.

With environmentalists raising the issue of conservation of Mangar forest, the last natural forest near Delhi, it is learnt that the Prime Minister’s Office had shot off a letter to the Ministry of