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Friday, Nov 22, 2019

Water pollution

Nov 12, 2019 22:22
Greencindia Consulting Private Limited emerged as the lowest bidder and bagged the project read more
Nov 02, 2019 03:22
Geetanjali Rao won the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge’s America’s Top Young Scientist award of 2017 for her discovery. read more
Oct 13, 2019 23:55
Groundwater contamination in rural areas under the Sohna Municipal Council (MC) has exceeded beyond the permissible limit, due to heavy use of chemical fertilisers by farmers in the area. read more
Oct 08, 2019 23:11
According to surveys by UBS, approximately 5,000 trucks ferry out coal from the Dipka mine – adding toxic fumes and kicking up more dust from the broken roads. read more
Oct 08, 2019 21:27
Even though no idol immersions happened at the ghats, the areas around were littered with plastic waste from household pujas. read more
Sep 14, 2019 22:08
A former state general secretary, he was active in student politics at Panjab University. read more
Sep 04, 2019 19:46
Private land owners are ready to handover their land, but there are differences over the compensation and the TDR model. read more
Aug 20, 2019 17:28
After the success of the pilot project in Mukhaialong village in East Jaintia Hills district, construction work has started at two places already earlier this year, says Justice BP Katakey, a retired judge who heads the three-member NGT appointed co... read more
Jul 12, 2019 12:49
The directive came after senior advocate Anil Sakhare, representing BMC, accepted that the disposal of untreated sewage into the sea is a problem primarily caused by lack of an adequate network of sewage lines. read more
Jun 25, 2019 14:23
Over 200 tanneries situated on the banks of Ganga were shut by the UP government in November 2018 to check water pollution ahead of the Kumbh 2019 in Prayagraj. read more
May 02, 2019 14:36
Details shared by Vanashakti and validated by MPCB showed sewage mixed with effluents entering the drinking water zone from a nullah along Badlapur falling under the KBMC’s jurisdiction. read more
Apr 15, 2019 09:22
The issue of dumping industrial waste, which is often hazardous, illegally in drains running through industrial zones of the national Capital becomes all the more important as these toxic substances ultimately reach the river Yamuna. read more
Mar 14, 2019 10:20
The study by Toxics Link, a Delhi-based NGO, has found that at least nine of every 10 Delhiites, after using the dry cell batteries, dump them in the dustbins along with other household waste. read more
Jan 27, 2019 07:39
Union minister Nitin Gadkari lays foundation stone of Akshardham- Eastern Peripherial e-way; promises start of work on Delhi-Meerut e-way soon read more
Nov 27, 2018 23:37
According to an NGT order published on Monday, the “environmental damages” for not meeting the 100% fly ash disposal criterion will have to be deposited with the Central Pollution Control Board in a month, failing which these power plants will have to... read more