KANPUR: Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) on Wednesday imposed a fine of over Rs 10 lakh on a tannery in the city for operating during the three-month closure for Kumbh.

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to submit a report on the environmental damage caused due to illegal sand mining in Rampur district of Utta

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Shamshudden Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 16/04/2019 regarding a chemical factory operating illegally at Shikohabad Industrial area, Firozabad (U.P) without NOC and effluents being discharged contaminating ground water.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Residents of Gramsabha Lohati Saraiya, Post Amraigaon, Janpad Ayodhya Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 16/04/2019 regarding encroachment of pond at village Lohati Sarayia, District Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.

Noida: The Noida Authority and the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) have separately started addressing residents’ complaints related to pollution made through Twitter.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Residents of Village Semra, Tehsil Swar, District Rampur Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 15/04/2019 regarding Gurunanak Stone Crusher located within 200 Mtrs from Village Semra Ladpur, Tehsil Suar, District Rampur, Uttar Pradesh and 50 Mtrs of the river, affecting the ecology of the area. The said stone crusher is causing air and water pollution and no safeguards are being observed. There is also illegal mining for which no action is being taken.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of H.K. Kansal, President, Avantika Residents Welfare Association Vs State of Uttar Pradesh dated 15/04/2019 regarding remedial action against untreated sewage being thrown in open drains at Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

Varanasi, from where PM Modi had won in 2014, is witnessing a rise in the number of people suffering from allergies and respiratory problems due to a "lot" of construction in the city, the report s

Since the last 60 years, the village has never had piped water supply or even a single hand pump to draw water.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Umashankar Patwa & Others Vs Union of India & Others (Earlier titled as D.K. Joshi Vs. Union of India & Ors.) dated 09/04/2019. The question for consideration is whether Hindustan Institute of Technology & Management, Agra (HIT) and Anand Engineering College, Agra (AEC) are within the Wildlife Sanctuary notified by the State of Uttar Pradesh as “Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary” vide Notification dated 27.03.1991 in District Agra, under Section 18 of the Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972.

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