Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 10:22 PM IST
The blame for not developing clean and green cities rests squarely on the administrative failure and lack of accountability. All that the powers that be seem to be doing currently is passing the buck instead of coming out with a coherent time-bound strategy to improve things
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 11:55 PM IST
A case was registered under Section 318; three other cases of female infanticide were reported in the city earlier this year
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Mohit Khanna, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 10:32 PM IST
The closure of the toilets has left the differently-abled and pregnant women at the receiving end
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2020 12:54 AM IST
Found wrapped in newspaper, the foetus was taken to GMSH-16 for examination; its sex is yet to be detected, police said
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2020 12:49 AM IST
Police and municipal workers were left baffled after bodies of two newborn girls were recovered from two different places — a manhole in Sector 56 and a garbage dump in Sector 33 — within a span of half an hour in Chandigarh
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2019 01:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2019 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dera Baba Nanak | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 10:32 PM IST
A garbage dump close to historic Sikh shrine is an eyesore ahead of opening of Kartarpur corridor
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Harsimran Singh Batra
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 11:41 PM IST
The report of inquiry into the retaining wall collapse in May last year clearly stated garbage dumps below bridges should be removed to protect them from damage by rats
By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 10:23 PM IST
Says work on two valleys near DAV School in BRS Nagar and Lodhi
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2019 08:10 AM IST
The murder of the eight-year-old girl in Kasganj comes a month after a three-year-old girl was murdered and her mutilated body was thrown on a garbage dump in Aligarh.
Hidustan Times, Patna | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 08:42 PM IST
Human skeletal remains were found strewn near a garbage dump and in the bushes close to the post-mortem section of the state-run SKMCH last Saturday.
Hindustan Times, Agra | By Hemendra Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 11:57 PM IST
The girl’s mutilated body was recovered from a garbage dump after she was abducted over a monetary dispute days earlier. Four accused in the case have been arrested.
Hindustan Times, Tappal (Aligarh) | By Hemendra Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2019 11:57 PM IST
Mehdi Hasan and Shagufta (32) were arrested on Saturday by the Uttar Pradesh police, which had formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Friday.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2019 04:23 PM IST
The toddler’s mutilated body was found on June 2 near her home after she went missing on May 30.
Hindustan Times, Agra | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 08, 2019 10:18 AM IST
On May 30, the child went missing, but the police registered a case of kidnapping on May 31. Her body was found in a garbage dump near her house in Tappal town, near Aligarh, two days later.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2019 11:05 AM IST
The girl’s parents alleged the body was hidden at the home of one of the accused but later thrown onto the garbage dump because it started decomposing in the summer heat.
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2019 02:36 PM IST
The body of the child, mutilated and eyes gouged out, was found on June 2 in Tappal, around 50km from Aligarh, sparking widespread condemnation and protests in the area.
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2019 10:20 AM IST
The two accused have been identified as Zahid and Aslam. Kulhari said the process has begun to charge the duo under the NSA in view of the gravity of the crime and to have the case fast-tracked.
Kathmandu | By Pres Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2019 09:39 PM IST
Of the total 11,000 kg rubbish, 1,000 kg was brought down from the Everest on the first day of the cleaning campaign.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Prayag Arora-Desai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2019 01:48 AM IST
Residents of Gwal Pahari, Mandi, Baliawas and Kot continue to be reliant on groundwater for daily sustenance but fear it has been polluted by the landfill situated a few kilometres upstream.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2019 04:18 PM IST
According to AM Kharat, sub-inspector at Kothrud police station, the arrested man, identified as Jairam Sitaram Parmar, 30, is a resident of Kishkindanagar
Agra | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2018 05:58 PM IST
After the water level went down, the garbage dumps have resurfaced and are attracting insects, mosquitoes and even bodies of animals are piling up on the river bed spreading the stink.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2018 11:10 AM IST
At least 20 shanties were gutted in a massive fire that broke out at a garbage dump in New Delhi’s Jangpura area early on Monday, officials said.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Anurit Kanti
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 02:21 PM IST
Resolution time is 12 hours as compared to 48 hours in the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram’s application.
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent
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.
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 12:33 PM IST
1,000 tonnes of debris dumped on 10-acre mangrove patch at Yari Road; district administration asks BMC, police to remove debris, take action to stop illegal reclamation of land.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Chandan Kumar
PUBLISHED ON JUL 09, 2018 12:25 PM IST
Gomti gasps for life: Waste flowing into the Gomti comprises human waste. This depletes dissolved oxygen in the river, making it unfit for sustaining life forms. It also affects the natural cleaning process of the river.
Reuters, Yangon | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2018 12:31 PM IST
The fire has generated a haze blanketing parts of Myanmar’s commercial hub and raised concerns about public health. It has spread across nearly a third of the 300-acre landfill in Yangon’s northern township of Hlaing Thar Yar
Agra, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2018 09:20 PM IST
Sachin, 7, and Amit, 8, were playing near their house on Sunday afternoon. They could not be found after they moved towards primary school in the village.