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

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.11.18

200 rickshaw carts to help keep Dhanbad clean

The civic body has purchased 200 rickshaw carts for collection of garbage from each household in all the 55 wards and transporting it to the nearest dumping sites.Dhanbad Municipal Corporation city ma...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 01.12.19

Patient found dead in hospital trash

The autopsy of the body of Mineral Area Development Authority (Mada) grade-IV employee Roshan Raut, 57, found at the Patliputra Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) garbage dump on Friday, was done on ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.12.18

Stir-hit Mango a trash dump

Mango wore a dirty look on Saturday following a strike by MNAC staff to protest against the assault on an assistant engineer during an anti-encroachment drive near Dimna Chowk on Friday.Employees of t...
By Our Correspondent 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 18.05.19

Trash vehicles roll out in Ranchi

Ranchi Municipal Corporation (RMC) on Friday rolled out 33 garbage collection vehicles, which will operate exclusively in commercial areas and collect trash from shops and business establishments.The ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

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


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