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Sunday, Jan 26, 2020


Dec 17, 2019 07:18
The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram withheld facts from the Union environment ministry about litigation pending against its proposed waste-to-energy plant in Bandhwari, official documents show read more
Sep 19, 2019 12:07
Around 100 participants from Delhi-NCR joined hands to plant 1,000 saplings in the Sikandarpur forest area of Gurugram recently. read more
Sep 13, 2019 19:31
Authorities acted on the matter after being alerted to it by a local environmentalist, who pointed out that the area in question is Aravalli land, recorded by the revenue department as ‘gair mumkin pahad’, rendering it a ‘deemed forest’ and a no-construction... read more
Sep 09, 2019 02:26
According to experts, the region is a relatively undisturbed Aravalli forest, and part of an important wildlife corridor that is contiguous with the protected Mangar Bani sacred grove and Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary. read more
Aug 25, 2019 22:27
The NCR Regional Plan 2021 has categorised the extension of Aravalli ridge in Haryana as Natural Conservation Zone (NCZ), where development activities are to be restricted. read more
Aug 19, 2019 23:39
Amit Khatri, deputy commissioner, added that the total area earmarked for restoration in different parts of the district under the Jal Shakti Abhiyan amounts to about 1,500 acres. read more
Aug 05, 2019 03:19
As per revenue records, about 25 to 30 acres of the golf course is built on either Aravalli plantation land or on land which is protected under the Punjab Land Preservation Act, 1900, forest department officials said. The golf course is spread over 250... read more
May 31, 2019 00:37
The plot is part of the panchayat Aravalli common lands, and has been recorded as “gair mumkin pahar” in revenue records. read more
May 28, 2019 02:59
This development comes just two days after the departments received a complaint of large-scale tree felling on the protected Aravalli land in Kot and Bandhwari villages, lying in the buffer zone of Mangar Bani, Delhi-NCR’s only remaining sacred grov... read more
May 28, 2019 01:53
This plan, which will be implemented over the next four years, was approved at the fourth meeting of the Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) on Monday, in Chandigarh. read more
May 20, 2019 06:19
Plastic pollution is a problem plaguing the Aravallis. read more
May 14, 2019 02:48
A special three-member team was formed on Monday to inspect the condition of water pits for animals. The department had identified a total of 35 water pits for animals last year. read more
May 11, 2019 00:40
Forest department officials said there was no shortage of water in the Aravallis, but the department would nevertheless continue to fill water pits in the forested areas of south Haryana beginning next week. read more
Apr 25, 2019 00:56
City-based environmentalists alleged that the proposed project site for the Global City project is protected under the Natural Conservation Zone status of the NCR Planning Board as well as the Aravalli Notification (1992), which prohibits development... read more
Apr 12, 2019 01:05
Activists have criticised the forest department for cutting back on this important security measure, and failing to form the Aravalli protection task force, which it had proposed more than two years ago. read more