Opinion  /  Published 11.06.19

The plastic 'carpet-bombing' of India

As soon as the Rajdhani leaves Delhi, a man comes around with our bottles of Rail Neer and a small bottle of hard plastic containing a thimble of spicy lassi. A bit later he comes back with the tea se...
By Ruchir Joshi in

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.06.19

Coal town war on trash to pick up pace

Door-to-door collection of garbage in all the 55 wards of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation (DMC) is set to begin from July 1 as part of the civic body’s comprehensive solid waste management project wor...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 19.03.19

A bane for India's cricket team selectors

Sir — Australia’s tour of India has proved to be a bane for the selectors of the Indian cricket team, after India’s series losses in the Twenty20s and the one-day internationals. The coach, Ravi...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 03.05.19

When did the pope last visit a beauty salon?

Sir — Thou shalt not gossip, the pope recently told a group of beauticians who met him on a pilgrimage. But the pope seems to be speaking of the salons of yore, where customers had to spend hours to...
By in

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.04.19

Trash trouble hits Adityapur

Door-to-door trash collection has hit a stumbling block in Adityapur Municipal Corporation (AMC) area with drivers of garbage trucks striking work to protest a delay in salary payment. Rotting filth a...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.18

Terminus gift-wrapped with trash

The state’s biggest and most modern bus terminus in the capital — Birsa Munda Bus Terminus at Khadgarha — is grappling with mounds of garbage and defunct CCTV cameras.The 18-acre terminus, revam...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

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


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