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Juhi Chawla complains about stench in South Mumbai, says ‘we’re living in sewer’

Juhi Chawla has complained about a stench in the air in South Mumbai. She has said its like people in the area are living in a sewer.

Juhi Chawla tweeted about foul smell in South Mumbai.
Juhi Chawla tweeted about foul smell in South Mumbai.
Published on Oct 29, 2022 01:08 PM IST

A solution used in Norway can help reduce Delhi water pollution, as per UN body

Delhi has an estimated population of about 3 crore and is one of the largest cities in the country.

The pollution levels in Yamuna have often triggered concern among environmentalists. (AFP)
The pollution levels in Yamuna have often triggered concern among environmentalists. (AFP)
Updated on Aug 25, 2022 07:06 AM IST

Toxic heavy metals, high salinity found in groundwater, says report

While experts say using this water occasionally for bathing is largely harmless, drinking it can lead to chronic toxicity and impact organs, such as the kidneys or intestines, in the long-run.

Environmentalists said the authorities should also check the quality of groundwater. (Representative photo)
Environmentalists said the authorities should also check the quality of groundwater. (Representative photo)
Updated on Apr 13, 2022 01:49 PM IST
By, New Delhi

At fault for a frothy Yamuna: Raw sewage, frothing agents

According to a report by a monitoring committee appointed by the National Green Tribunal in 2018, the 22-km stretch of the Yamuna between Wazirabad and Okhla, accounts for 76% of the total pollution in the river

River watchers and experts pointed out that the froth downstream of Okhla barrage has been occurring for more than a decade now but the magnitude of the problem has worsened in the last few years. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
River watchers and experts pointed out that the froth downstream of Okhla barrage has been occurring for more than a decade now but the magnitude of the problem has worsened in the last few years. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 09, 2021 02:15 AM IST
ByParas Singh, Jasjeev Gandhiok, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Toxic 'forever chemicals' contaminating US tap water, claims report

In the report, researchers discovered 56 new contaminants, including pesticides and radioactive materials, in tap water.

The researchers studied nearly 50,000 water systems over the past two years from across the US to arrive at conclusion.(Bloomberg)
The researchers studied nearly 50,000 water systems over the past two years from across the US to arrive at conclusion.(Bloomberg)
Updated on Nov 04, 2021 01:03 PM IST
By | Written by Shivani Kumar | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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