Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Neelambar Baba & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 07/11/2017 regarding environmental degradation because of illegal stone crushing units in the Braj region of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan (Mathura and Bharatpur).

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Mahendra Bohra Vs. State of Rajasthan & Others dated 13/10/2017 regarding illegal stone crushing units in Rajasthan. The Counsel appearing for the State submits that they would direct the concerned Department including the Rajasthan Pollution Control Board to conduct a detailed survey with regard to existence of stone crushers, stone cutting units and material grinding units including the dumping of waste/remnant materials.

Even though the land bearing survey number 51 of Shivapura in Tarikere taluk is a deemed forest, the deputy conservator of forests (DCF) has issued No Objection Certificate for minors, to carry out

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Pravesh Vs. Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change & Others dated 19/07/2017 regarding stone crushers operating unauthorisedly and illegally in the state of Uttar Pradesh.

Keri: Laterite stone quarrying in Latambarcem carried out in a haphazard manner without obtaining requisite permissions from government authorities has been badly affecting the Amthane dam of Bicho

Many oppose proposed expansion of limestone mines of Dalmia Cement

Jaipur: Three workers died and three others were injured after a marble stone mine caver in in Makrana area of Nagaur district on Sunday evening.

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of M. C. Mehta Vs Union of India & Others dated 02/05/2017 regarding ban on sales and use of furnace oil and pet-coke in Delhi NCR.

EPCA report submitted before the Supreme Court states that the state governments of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan have no objection if a ban is placed on the use of Furnace Oil and Pet Coke like in Delhi. It is also pointed out SO2, Nox and Sox standards have not been fixed for almost 35 industries.

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of People's Rights & Social Research Centre & Others Vs Union of India & Others dated 01/05/2017 regarding migrant workers from tribal districts of Madhya Pradesh who contracted silicosis due to working in the unregulated quartz crushing factories of Godhra and Balasinor, Gujarat. Pollution Control Board has assured Supreme Court that inspections of factories will be carried out as desired by Prashant Bhushan, counsel appearing for Silicosis Peedit Sangh.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Shri Mahaveer Stone Industry Vs. Central Pollution Control Board & Others dated 17/04/2017 regarding grant of Consent to Operate to Shri Mahaveer Stone Industry, Uttar Pradesh.

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