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Dhauladhar Cleaners pick up garbage on the hills in Dharamshala on weekends.(ANI)

Volunteers collect garbage in Dharamshala to spread awareness, motivate locals to do so

By Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | Dharamshala
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 11:43 AM IST
The team of young, energetic and educated youths in Dharamshala region are cleaning hills here. They have selected a small village Indru Nag as one of their pilot projects.
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Katraj ghat road out side garbage at Katraj in Pune. (Photo by Rahul Raut/HT PHOTO)
Katraj ghat road out side garbage at Katraj in Pune. (Photo by Rahul Raut/HT PHOTO)

Lockdown impact: Pune’s garbage generation nose-dives

By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2020 10:47 AM IST
“With few people on the road, garbage throwing has also gone down to almost nil,” Dyaneshwar Molak, head of the Solid Waste Management (SWM), Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) said.
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These complaints will be resolved in a period of three days.(Sameer Sehgal/Hindustan Times)
These complaints will be resolved in a period of three days.(Sameer Sehgal/Hindustan Times)

Garbage disposal, no groceries in Goa: Complaints for govt after Covid-19 lockdown

By Deeksha Bhardwaj, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2020 10:30 PM IST
Around 345 complaints relating to Covid-19 were registered with the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) and various government departments and ministries, according to an official in the Department of Administrative Reform and Public Grievances (DARPG).
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KM Pandurang, director, DTCP, said that the new norms are flexible and have done away with the restrictions on the number of guest houses in a sector, but these need to be followed in letter and spirit.(HT Photo)
KM Pandurang, director, DTCP, said that the new norms are flexible and have done away with the restrictions on the number of guest houses in a sector, but these need to be followed in letter and spirit.(HT Photo)

Guest houses not adhering to norms will be shut: Officials

By Abhishek Behl | Gurugram
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2019 05:00 AM IST
The department is also planning a survey to ascertain the number of such establishments, and to check adherence to the norms.
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National Green Tribunal (NGT) gave the three municipalities time till the end Lok Sabha elections to start implementing provisions of the SWM bylaws.(HTPhotos)
National Green Tribunal (NGT) gave the three municipalities time till the end Lok Sabha elections to start implementing provisions of the SWM bylaws.(HTPhotos)

Waste segregation awareness in S Delhi

By Baishali Adak | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 20, 2019 07:48 AM IST
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Many of them have gone beyond their permissible operational period because there are no alternative sites. Such sites are now as high as 50-60 m above the ground level, and have also become unstable because of garbage disposal(AFP)
Many of them have gone beyond their permissible operational period because there are no alternative sites. Such sites are now as high as 50-60 m above the ground level, and have also become unstable because of garbage disposal(AFP)

Efficient management of waste disposal sites can curb air pollution

By Suneel Pandey
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2018 11:22 AM IST
The practical way to deal with such legacy dumpsites, which are a source of local air pollution and fire accidents, is to stabilise the slopes. We must start recovering the landfill gas and then either flaring or harvesting it to be used as a potential fuel.
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The bench told the ASG not to nominate top officials from the civic agencies as committee members.(Arun Sharma/HT file)
The bench told the ASG not to nominate top officials from the civic agencies as committee members.(Arun Sharma/HT file)

Panel on waste disposal will meet daily, says SC

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 30, 2018 01:19 AM IST
A bench led by justice MB Lokur also told additional solicitor general Pinky Anand not to nominate top officials from civic agencies as committee members as their prior commitments would not permit them to attend the daily meetings.
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Residents of Sector 34 and Sector 51 met officials of the sanitation and the horticulture department.
Residents of Sector 34 and Sector 51 met officials of the sanitation and the horticulture department.

Noida authority to fix encroachment, garbage issues

By Tanmayee Tyagi | Hindustan Times, Noida
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2018 04:47 AM IST
While residents of Sector 34 met officials of the sanitation department, those of Sector 51 met officials of the horticulture department.
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Zirakpur residents clicking selfies with garbage.(HT Photo)
Zirakpur residents clicking selfies with garbage.(HT Photo)

Zirakpur residents click selfies with garbage, post on social media

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mohali
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2018 10:26 PM IST
Residents have been complaining to the municipal council regarding waste littered across the city. However, the Zirakpur municipal council has only assured them, but the result has been lacking, say the residents. The garbage has been piling up at various collection points.
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The dumping ground of Mohali at Industrial Area, Phase 8B.(Ravi Kumar/HT)
The dumping ground of Mohali at Industrial Area, Phase 8B.(Ravi Kumar/HT)

HT Spotlight| Waste management: Mohali needs a solid way out

By Saurabh Chauhan | Hindustan Times, Mohali, Mohali
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 04:17 PM IST
In a dismal fall, the city lost the race of cleanliness to Bathinda, mainly due to poor solid waste management
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According to the Swachh Survekshan-2018 report, Jaipur’s rank rose from last year’s dismal 215 to 40 this year.(HT File)
According to the Swachh Survekshan-2018 report, Jaipur’s rank rose from last year’s dismal 215 to 40 this year.(HT File)

Swachh Survekshan: Jaipur among 40 cleanest cities in country

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2018 10:15 PM IST
Jaipur has improved significantly to be among the top 40 cleanest cities in the country
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