Garbage Dump
Jharkhand  /  Published 01.07.20

Dhanbad dispute over garbage disposal

The Dhanbad Municipal Corporation and Hyderabad-based agency, Ramky Enviro Engineers, were at loggerheads again on Tuesday when the agency’s trucks were not allowed to dump garbage at the Hirapu...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.01.19

Trash assault on Dimna Lake

They came, they enjoyed, they littered.The scenic Dimna Lake, a picnic hotspot located 10km from the city, has turned into a garbage dump thanks to picnickers who had their fill of fun on Republic Day...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 17.05.19

Not for the gods of small things

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

West Bengal  /  Published 28.04.19

New Town hunt for dumping ground

The New Town authorities are looking for a plot to set up a second dumping ground because the existing site — Mollar Bheri behind Sector V — has saturated.Waste from New Town, Rajarhat and Salt La...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.08.19

Coal town reels under trash trauma

Careless dumping of garbage near residential colonies and public places by Dhanbad Municipal Corporation (DMC) is making the lives of coal town residents a living hell.The situation is the worst at Ba...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


Jharkhand  /  Published 12.03.19

Ranchi's ‘waste-to-energy’ plan takes a hit

The imposition of the model code of conduct will prevent Ranchi municipal authorities from mounting a search for a new agency to set up a waste-to-energy power plant, a key component of the state capi...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.12.19

RMC rap on errant trash truck drivers

Ranchi Municipal Corporation (RMC) has withheld the payments of 28 tractor drivers who were found to be transporting less than the mandated 800kg of waste per trip to the disposal site at Jhiri in Rat...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.19

Pay rap on RMC supervisors

Municipal commissioner Manoj Kumar is unconvinced that the corporation deserves a rating that it had awarded itself for its cleanliness service in an internal assessment ahead of Swachh Survekshan sch...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.11.19

Reshuffle casts cloud on Swachh work

Mass transfer of city managers in urban local bodies across the state will impact rankings in Swachh Survekshan 2020. Such transfers have never taken place before.Sources in the state urban developmen...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.03.19

Day after deadline, Jharia on tidy path

Civic commissioner Chandramohan Kashyap’s 24-hour deadline to make Jharia filth-free might not have worked 100 per cent, but it has at least got the ball rolling.During a visit to Jharia on Sunday, ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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