The judge, Mr Justice Garnham said the government was "obliged to comply with orders of this court as any other litigant", adding that air pollution had created "exceptional public health circumstances".
In many towns in the United Kingdom, nitrogen dioxide frequently exceed legal limits that came into effect in 2010 as part of European Union regulations.
'Air pollution is a controversial subject with or without the Plan being available to respond to, and will continue to be so until the issue of air quality is addressed'.
The deadline for final publication of air quality plans remains as 31 July.
Its original plans were challenged in court by the environmental group ClientEarth and in November a year ago a judge found them to be so poor as to be unlawful.
He added: "The continued failure of the government to publish constitutes a significant threat to public health".
"It is an issue in this election whether the Government publishes the consultation or not".
Defra has argued a delay is necessary in order to comply with election "purdah" rules on government announcements during the election period.
Air pollution plan would be election campaign bomb, court hears
Nathalie Lieven QC, for ClientEarth, said the Government's application did not identify sufficient grounds to justify a delay until after the General Election.
The new strategy was requested previous year, after a court ruled that existing measures to tackle air pollution proposed by the government did not meet the requirements of law.
It argued that while the rule of purdah could be applied to the local elections, it was not in this case relevant to the General Election.
Areeba Hamid, a clean air campaigner at Greenpeace, said: "The High Court has called out the government on its underhand dodging of the air pollution crisis".
According to NHS estimates, poor air quality is responsible for 40,000 premature deaths across the country every year and the situation has, according to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs committee become a "public health emergency".
I challenge Theresa May to take immediate action now to deal with illegal levels of pollution and prevent tens of thousands of additional early deaths in the UK.
On Thursday in London, the judge rejected the Government's application. "You can't have clean air and a hard Brexit", Davey said.
Secretary of state, Andrea Leadsom, must now work with her department to publish the draft, expected to include clean-air zone measures and vehicle charges for emission levels, in two weeks' time.
Jets 2017 NFL Draft Day 2 Grade
The first of the bunch was safety Marcus Maye, who was selected 39th overall by the New York Jets in the second round. Western Kentucky guard Forrest Lamp proved himself against Alabama last season and could be a difference maker.
BOJ keeps lax monetary policy, forecasts steady growth
While a pioneer in deploying unorthodox stimulus, the BOJ is likely to lag behind its peers in withdrawing monetary support. Domestic consumer prices have slowly improved in recent months, with core inflation rising 0.2% in February.
BSNL unveils cheap data plan, offers 270GB data for Rs 333
Under its Rs. 399 recharge pack, Airtel is offering 1GB of 4G data per day along with free voice calls to any network for 70 days. Under the Rs. 244 recharge, users will get 1 GB of 4G data per day for 70 days without any restriction on usage timing.
Windows commercial products and cloud services were up by 6% (6% CC), following similar growth last quarter. Microsoft isn't saying much about its mobile plans, but its phone revenue dipped $730 million this quarter.
An evacuation order remained in place for Rain Valley, about two miles west of the intersection of highways 90 and 82. The fire is still under investigation even though fire officials have determined it was human-caused.
The canyon is said to be up to 60 miles wide and runs almost three-fourths of the way around Saturn's icy moon. The maximum depth of the rift is about 2.4 miles, according to a statement that accompanied the image.
Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 2.98 and Price to cash per share ration is at 9.96. Argus reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of T-Mobile US in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th.
In March, Digitimes said that problems with the iPhone 8's integrated fingerprint ID technology could delay the handset's launch. Apple is rumoured to be working three new iPhones , but at least one of them might not be ready to ship in time.
The PTI chief added that the man met him about two weeks ago and informed him that he was given the task. The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief added that he would not give up till Prime Minister Sharif resigned.
With Harry confirming that this is his plan, James voiced his concerns and said he found the situation "weird". Harry Styles will be hanging around James Corden for a week of what is sure to be utter mischief.
On Sunday, US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis visited Djibouti, which hosts Washington's only permanent military base in Africa. Mattis' trip to the Middle East and Africa comes as the United States ups pressure on militant groups including al-Shabab.
Plus, it adds a new C-stick control for things like camera angles above the ABXY buttons, a step up from the standard 2DS. It has taken features from both the New 3DS and original 2DS in order to create a fascinating way to play on the go.
Hamilton missed out on the title in his first season in Formula One in 2007 when he was at McLaren alongside Fernando Alonso. Vettel, whose 2016 campaign was his second in three years without a win, told F1's official website in an interview .
Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 619,456 shares in the company, valued at approximately $35,463,856. Floating stock is calculated by subtracting closely-held shares and restricted stock from a firm's total outstanding shares.
Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow
But its legacy will live on - a new white oak tree grown from the old tree's acorns was recently planted at the church. The old tree, declared dead last summer after it failed to sprout foliage, is scheduled to be chopped down soon.
Melania Trump celebrates 47th birthday in D.C.
Apparently, she was absent from most of her husband's public events and the speeches she gave can be "counted on one hand". Trump, who is living in NY through the duration of the school year, is spending her day at a luncheon for Senate spouses.
Arkansas Kills Two Men In "Inhumane" Double Execution
The inmates's lawyers fought for reprieves up to the last minute, but their final appeals were rejected by the courts. This urgency is being brought about by the fact that one of the 3 drugs that midazolam will be expiring on April 30.
Watch the Call of Duty: WWII reveal livestream here
Lastly, the materials also reportedly show that the game is due out on November 3, though that has not been confirmed yet. After a teaser announcement last week, Sledgehammer Games revealed more details about the next Call of Dutytitle.
Picture of the Day: YI HALO next-gen Jump 3D-360 camera
Sean Da, Yi's CEO, says that the rig will let operators control various manual settings, such as the ISO, white balance, and more. Moving on to the Yi 360 VR , the consumer-centric camera, as the name suggests, it can record videos and pictures in 360-degrees.
NASDAQ Tops 6K For First Time Ever
The Nasdaq composite just passed 6000 for the first time, hitting an all-time intraday high in the process. AdvancePierre Foods Holdings climbed 9.74% after Tyson Foods said that it will by the company for $4.2bn.
Major OPEC members agree to extend output cuts
The May contract expired Thursday down 17 cents at US$50.27, the lowest close for front-month futures since April 3. Global crude stockpiles remain above the five-year averages despite OPEC's aim to cut them back to those levels.