Firecracker Ban
North East  /  Published 25.11.22

Festival: Mizoram govt bans firecracker

Cops to conduct regular checks at marketplaces in Aizawl to ensure that firecrackers and other pyrotechnic materials...
By PTI in Aizawl

News  /  Published 04.11.22

South Kolkata worse than north in Diwali noise norm violation

Study was carried out by the state board with help from IIT Delhi, on the basis of inputs from the remote sensing stations of the board...
By Jayanta Basu in Ballygunge

News  /  Published 28.10.22

Pet lovers lay off Diwali noise complaints in face of Kolkata police apathy

Some policemen The Telegraph spoke to said they faced resistance while trying to stop people from bursting banned firecrackers...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 28.10.22

New Town pets march to protest crackers

The six-month-old retriever, Jack Jr, has his own Facebook page ‘Juju The Biker’...
By Aranyak Mojumdar

News  /  Published 26.10.22

Firecracker deadline blown up in Kolkata on Diwali

Green activists say Diwali this year was noisier than 2021; violations reported on Tuesday, too...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 26.10.22

Diwali cracker arrests cross 500 in Kolkata

Although, there were fewer arrests compared with last year, which was around 800, many Kolkatans complained that the noise pollution created by bursting of firecrackers this Diwali was more than last ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.10.22

500 Kali idols immersed in Hooghly on Day 1

There are several other water bodies, especially in the south and southeast parts of Kolkata, where immersion is allowed...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 25.10.22

Delhi flouts firecracker ban

Despite the legal deterrent in place, high-intensity crackers could be heard going off on the ground or mid-air...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.10.22

Hush now: Blanket ban on firecrackers in NCR

The prohibitory order on the production, storage, sale and bursting of all types of crackers, including green ones, backed up by punitive actions for violations, was put in place by the Delhi Pollutio...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 20.10.22

SC refuses to lift ban on firecrackers

Delhi high court rejects plea against absolute firecracker ban...
By Our Web Desk


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