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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019

National green tribunal

Nov 18, 2019 21:34
The green panel said the problem has not been tackled for the last 43 years and it has resulted in contamination of ground water affecting the health and life of the inhabitants. read more
Nov 18, 2019 00:57
Punjab Pollution Control Board executive engineer Ashok Sharma confirmed the project has been shelved. read more
Nov 16, 2019 01:16
This year 206 cases were reported across the district, of which 190 were verified but administration has filed only 19 FIRs so far read more
Nov 08, 2019 17:12
Given the large quantity of paddy straw, its in-situ incorporation may neither be advisable nor sustainable. Mulching may release excess methane, causing air pollution besides burdening the soil with silica read more
Oct 28, 2019 22:42
 Cases increase from 3,400-odd on October 21 to over 15,000 by Monday night; state has seen 19% increase in cases over the corresponding period in 2018 read more
Oct 26, 2019 23:19
Not a single challan has been issued for failure to segregate waste in the past one week in Chandigarh read more
Oct 23, 2019 23:19
Farmers who burn paddy stubble are liable to be booked under Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by a public servant) of the IPC. The punishment is simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one month or with fine which may extend... read more
Oct 23, 2019 01:02
The sudden spurt has meant that till October 22, we have already had an increase of 25% in stubble burning cases over 3,214 cases reported in the corresponding period last year. Overall, 2018 saw 50,000 cases, which was a 10% fall over 2017. read more
Oct 21, 2019 22:18
Seechewal said they had planted the trees along the banks of Kali Bein around 16 years ago but the forest department has been mercilessly pruning them read more
Oct 18, 2019 23:59
Green tribunal had directed dyers’ body to complete the project by March 2020 read more
Oct 18, 2019 09:59
The Haryana government had on Tuesday requested Epca to exempt certain residential and commercial areas of Gurugram from the ban on diesel generators. read more
Oct 14, 2019 04:35
The cost of this carelessness hit home during the deluge on July 26, 2005, when Mumbai was pounded with 944mm rain in one day that claimed more than 1,000 lives. read more
Oct 10, 2019 23:22
Subedar Singh Yadav, who has been living in the village for five decades, said, “The officials just came and told us that they would demolish our houses. They did not let us take out our belongings.” read more
Oct 10, 2019 22:26
Gahlot, in his letter on Thursday, also asked the three municipal agencies to submit a compliance report on the areas cleared by them. read more
Oct 10, 2019 00:52
Defaulters are liable to pay fine, as per the bylaws of solid waste management read more