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Friday, Dec 13, 2019


Nov 06, 2019 01:00
Cases come a day after the Supreme Court cracked the whip on the governments of Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh and said that their entire administrative and police hierarchy will be held responsible if even one instance of stubble burning comes to... read more
Nov 01, 2019 00:44
A team led by sub-divisional magistrate Jagdeep Saigal found a farmer, Ajmer Singh, along with his partners, burning stubble in Bathlana village, near Landran read more
Oct 23, 2019 01:01
So far, seven challans have been issued in the district by PPCB for stubble burning read more
Oct 12, 2019 00:23
The government has ordered the departments concerned to include a term in the auction of the panchayat land barring ‘erring’ farmers from taking part in the land auction next year read more
Sep 25, 2019 23:54
The first of the farm fires come less than a week after the Punjab and Haryana high court ruled that the two states cannot fine farmers for burning crop residue, a practice that is common in the autumn season when fields need to be quickly cleared of... read more
Sep 06, 2019 20:07
The government has launched an e-mail ( where residents can send in their suggestions till September 12. read more
Nov 01, 2018 17:46
Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan directed officials from Punjab and Haryana to ensure prompt action against incidents of stubble burning. read more
Oct 17, 2018 10:58
The crackdown to enforce the ban comes amid farmers’ plea that alternatives suggested by the Punjab government are not viable. read more
Jul 20, 2018 19:43
There were 80,879 cases of stubble burning reported during the paddy season in 2016 and 43,814 in the 2017, senior officers of Punjab agriculture and environment department said. read more
Jun 12, 2018 15:57
A slew of orders by the Punjab government, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and the National Green Tribunal (NGT) banning stubble burning have been issued after cities in the north. read more