West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.22

Hakim wants more litter prosecutions

Mayor gave the instruction after listening to a grievance of a Calcuttan, who said that despite the civic body removing waste from in front of his home, residents were throwing garbage on the road...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.11.22

Bengal: Littering fine up to Rs 1 lakh

Move made in the wake of a recent survey by entomologists that said around 50% of mosquito-breeding sites were unused containers and other discarded items left out in the open...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 06.11.22

Fine for littering public places

Mayor Firhad Hakim asks CMC to implement provisions...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.22

Darjeeling: Rs 5,000 fine for littering

Town generates around 35 to 40 metric tonnes of waste during non-tourist season and some 75 metric tonnes during the tourist season...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Calcutta  /  Published 19.11.20

Chhath Puja toll on Rabindra Sarobar

Scars left behind in the previous years...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Picnic over, time for clean-up, Jharia youths show the way

Volunteers of outfit Samadhan reach scenic Bhatinda falls with brooms, bags and a request...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 28.12.18

Tourists litter ‘lifeline’ bridge

Paan stains, garbage deface showcase route; first road death reported...
By Vinod Kumar Singh in Dhemaji

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.04.19

App scan on dirty bus terminus

RMC hopes to be able to better monitor the cleanliness aspect at the bus terminus from June...
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 04.04.19

24 hours on, BJP rally leftovers choke Maidan

The CMC, which usually sends personnel and vehicles to clean up the Maidan after a rally, did not send any this time...
By TT Bureau in Maidan

Opinion  /  Published 13.12.18

An apple a day

Apples are abundantly found in markets and orchards during winter...
By The Telegraph


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