Jharkhand  /  Published 08.01.19

Segregate trash, shop more

The municipal corporation here is mulling distribution of gift coupons among citizens who segregate wet and dry garbage at home.Mayor Asha Lakra on Monday said the incentive would be launched in two o...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

World  /  Published 15.02.19

China plans major cut in number of Everest climbers

China will cut the number of climbers attempting to scale Mount Everest from the north by one-third this year as part of plans for a major cleanup on the world's highest peak, state media reported Mon...
By AP in Beijing

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.02.20

Green dose for pond in sick bay

Okni Talab, once known for its clean water and migratory birds, has lost its glory days to encroachers, people using the reservoir as a garbage dump, and land sharks. But now, residents of Okni Mohall...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

Odisha  /  Published 26.10.18

Sustha Odisha far from Swachha

The city administration may be doing its bit for a “Swachha Odisha, Sustha Odisha” with a sewage treatment plant being inaugurated on Friday, but clearing of municipal solid waste remains a proble...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneshwar

Bihar  /  Published 06.12.18

PMC launches fine drive to fight litterbugs

The New Capital circle of Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) has started imposing fine on people for littering public spaces. The drive has been started in the commercial area as of now.PMC New Capital...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna


Jharkhand  /  Published 03.11.19

Wooed Dhanbad points to civic woes

Residents here don’t appear too impressed by the spate of new announcements and scheme launches before the polls, and pointed out the lack of basic facilities such as roads, drains and proper drinki...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.07.19

First phase of Harmu river revamp almost over, nothing to show for it

A woman rag-picker was picking plastic bottles, polythene packets and other trash from the sludgy riverbed of Harmu river in Kadru on Tuesday, the stink of the black water enveloping the busy road. It...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.08.19

Trash at Bagbera rail colony stinks for 6 months

Domestic waste, plastic bottles, polythene bags, leftover edibles and unmentionables dot both flanks of the road. Heaps of garbage kick up stench. Residents have no other choice but to endure the filt...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.