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Representatives from 19 countries visiting Pune to study PMC’s solid waste management system

The representatives will be in the city for five days as part of the visit organised by the Centre for Science and Environment

38 representatives from 19 countries are visiting the corporation to study its solid waste management system. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 05, 2023 11:16 PM IST

Rains help bring a clean start to Delhi in 2023

CAQM data showed that Delhi recorded 52 days in these four months when the Air Quality Index (AQI) was lower than 200 till April 30

At the Kartavya Path in New Delhi on Sunday. Air quality during the first four months of 2023 was recorded as the second cleanest in the last eight years. (Sanjeev Verma/HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 30, 2023 11:37 PM IST

Most pollution control boards across India lack transparency, finds study 

Pollution control boards of Odisha, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal were found to be the most transparent among 35 such organisations studied. 

Fine particulate air pollution is associated with a higher risk of dementia, according to the findings of a new study.(Unsplash)
Published on Aug 12, 2021 11:31 PM IST
By | Edited by Avik Roy, New Delhi

Greece battles wildfires for third day, more than dozen villages evacuated

Temperatures of more than 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) and strong winds have fanned more than 150 wildfires in different areas of Greece in recent days.

After an all-night battle with the flames, firefighters appeared to have saved the ancient Olympics site. (Representational Image)
Published on Aug 05, 2021 01:15 PM IST
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Delhi not adequately accessible for its residents, finds study

Delhi gasps from the compounding problem of unplanned colonies, lack of adequate streets, lacking last-mile connectivity and non-motorised transport facilities.

Planned areas in Delhi have an average of 1.6 times more road space and 1.4 times more open qualitative spaces than the unplanned areas. (File photo)
Published on Aug 03, 2021 11:19 PM IST
By | Written by Avik Roy, New Delhi
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