Air quality improved after Sterlite’s closure: TNPCB

The Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board submitted before a panel constituted by the National Green Tribunal here on Sunday that the ambient air quality has improved in the vicinity of the closed Vedanta’s Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin, which was contested by the firm. Continue Reading

TN parties urge NGT panel to endorse Sterlite’s closure

Tamilnadu parties, including the main opposition DMK, and also an anti-Sterlite body Friday urged a panel set up by the National Green Tribunal to recommend endorsing the state’s closure of Vedanta’s Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin. Continue Reading

Plea seeking release of Thirumurugan Gandhi dismissed

The habeas corpus petition, usually filed to set at liberty a person in illegal detention, was moved by the father of Gandhi, who is the coordinator of the May 17 Movement, a rights group. Continue Reading