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Chandigarh: Jaypee Group resumes operations of garbage plant 27.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Signal-free drive on main Noida road 27.6.2017 Noida - City - The Times of India
The drive through Noida’s main arterial road will take less than 10 minutes from Wednesday when one of the city’s biggest infrastructure projects is opened to traffic — the 6km elevated section of the Master Plan 2 road from Vishwa Bharti School in Sector 28 to the Uflex intersection in Sector 60.
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DTC covering up unused buses to fight mosquitoes 27.6.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has started a major “cover-up operation” at its depots across the city to prevent old unused buses from becoming mosquito breeding grounds.
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Why no noise about high decibels? 27.6.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
While the poor air quality in Delhi has pushed authorities to at least announce some action plans, the government seems least concerned about noise pollution, which has severe physiological and psychological impacts.
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Kullu admn gears up to implement NGT order 27.6.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service Kullu, June 26 The district administration Kullu is gearing up to implement the direction of National Green Tribunal (NGT). Deputy Commissioner Kullu Yunus Khan said the directions given by the NGT would be implemented in full spirit. He convened a meeting with officials concerned yesterday. The NGT had directed the district administration to install CCTV cameras at check-posts on the Manali-Leh National Highway to keep a close vigil over the volume of traffic movement toward Rohtang Pass. Apart from this, the NGT has allowed a few tourism-related activities like snow scooter at appropriate place and asked the district administration to identify proper place. The Deputy Commissioner asserted that all arrangement would be completed within a few days to implement the order and authority was working in this direction. The directive Install CCTV cameras at check-posts on the Manali-Leh National Highway  Identify suitable locations for tourism-related ...
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Delhi Transport Department Identifies Districts Where Old Vehicles Can't Be Sold 26.6.2017 thehansindia3901
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2 held for illegal sand mining in Myntdu 26.6.2017 The Shillong Times
JOWAI: Two persons were arrested for illegally mining sand in the Myntdu, which in violation of an NGT ban on activities affecting the river and the surrounding ecology. The arrests have revealed that illegal sand mining, which has enormous impact on the environment, is going on unabated despite the ban. Police said the truck was […]
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Trucks with illegal coal seized in Ri Bhoi 26.6.2017 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Illegal transportation of extracted coal continues in several parts of the State even after the expiry of the May 31 deadline set by the National Green Tribunal. Two trucks laden with coal were detained in Ri Bhoi around 7.30pm on Saturday. The drivers, Dickson Mawlong and Teilin Kyrsian, were detained. In another incident on […]
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NGT asks commercial buildings in Shimla to set up STPs 26.6.2017 PTI: All news
NGT asks commercial buildings in Shimla to set up STPs
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Transport Dept lists dists where old vehicles from Delhi can't be sold 26.6.2017 dailypioneer
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Manali cabbies to file SLP in SC against NGT order 26.6.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service Manali, June 25 Displeased over the fresh directions of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) over a curb in the number of visits by vehicles to Rohtang, taxi operators, Manali, have decided to file a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court against NGT verdict. President of the Him-Aanchal Taxi Operators Union Raj Kumar Dogra said a taxi would be allowed to Rohtang twice in a week, affecting the earning of taxi operators in the tourist season. “It will affect the livelihood of taxi operators, who had owned the vehicles on loan in a hope that they will repay it after good returns during the tourist season,” he said. “We have decided that soon we will file an SLP in the Supreme Court to seek relief,” he said. Hoteliers association president Kullu-Manali Gajender Thakur said, “The association welcomed the verdict of the NGT to protect the ecology of Rohtang but we favoured the demand of taxi operators as their livelihood depends on tourists.” The NGT has directed the state ...
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‘There is a trust deficit from citizens’ 25.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Ashwini Bhide, head of Mumbai Metro, on tree-cutting, public anger, and unfair criticism
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Haryana: Government approves to cut trees in ecological sensitive Aravalli 25.6.2017 India Today| Must Read
The Haryana government has granted the permission to cut over 4,000 trees/shrubs in Aravalli without confirming if the area is a deemed forest.
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10 police killed in Taliban attack near India-made dam in Afghanistan 25.6.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
During the attack four Taliban militants were also gunned down by the security forces
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NGT asks commercial buildings in Shimla to set up Sewage Treatment Plants 25.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Make garbage processing plant functional by July 15: NGT 25.6.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Aravalli hills: Despite NGT notice, Haryana gives nod for tree-felling 25.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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State may lose Bangladesh market 25.6.2017 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The restriction on export of limestone and coal from Meghalaya has not only affected the people of the State but also Bangladesh, which is now getting the same raw materials from foreign countries at a cheaper rate. It was following the High Court order that the Government imposed restriction on export of limestone. There […]
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Fighting the green battle 25.6.2017 The Shillong Times
By Nabamita Mitra Shillong is losing her green cover and the pace has increased. Planting saplings and cleaning neighbourhoods are not celebratory rituals for a hyped government scheme or of a particular occasion but are among habits of a Good Samaritan. For those who are oblivious to the environmental causes, there should be laws as […]
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Swachh Bharat is unstoppable, no longer a sarkari plan, It has penetrated into the country: Parameswaran Iyer 25.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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