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In three-and-a-half years of its existence, NGT has received accolades and appreciation, but has also been criticised for exceeding its jurisdiction and giving "non-technical" judgements
Justice Swatanter Kumar who has been chairing the National Green Tribunal for nearly two years now tells Down To Earth about some basic issues confronting
the tribunal
The NGT is performing well. Yet access to justice is denied by two means. Firstly, by the provision of limitation period and secondly, by virtue of NGT being located in only five big cities spread across India.
Cartoons and graphics by
Sorit Gupto
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Posted by Aparna Pallavi

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Posted by Parineeta Dandekar

As the new chief minister of Maharashtra wins the trust vote in the state Assembly, these are a few things that need his urgent attention

Posted by Adarsha Kapoor

This trained urban designer relearns urban planning, desi-style

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