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North East  /  Published 19.12.18

2 more miners may be in flooded Meghalaya mine

It has been nearly a week since 13 miners got trapped, but rescue teams have not made much progress...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Opinion  /  Published 03.12.18

Fines are clearly not enough

Public pressure, on the other hand, can force a government to act in the interests of the people...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.18

NGT fines Bengal Rs 5cr for air pollution

Bench says state has failed to take effective steps to control vehicular emission and the plying of old trucks...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.18

Littering is a deeply rooted cultural problem

Legal provisions to combat such offences already exist in many places, and the real problem is one of implementation...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 23.03.19

1 car: 2 fume tests passed, 2 failed

Police officers said they often found cars with valid PUC certificates failing their pollution tests...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 10.03.19

Akash Vani: God, men, and men of God

Ravi Shankar had previously stated in no uncertain terms that the solution to the Babri Masjid issue was a grand temple...
By Upala Sen

India  /  Published 27.12.18

Shutdown order on 19 Kanpur tanneries

All units connected to a pumping station but system broken, say officials...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow

North East  /  Published 25.12.18

Mining goes down the rabbit hole in Shillong

There seems to be no hope at the end of the tunnel for the 15 labourers trapped in a coal mine in Meghalaya...
By PTI in Shillong

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.18

Govt ensuring you suffer, die: NGT

Calcutta should be embarrassed for being one of the leading cities in pollution, judge says...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 03.05.19

Plea in Supreme Court to transport all coal stock from Meghalaya

Illegal coal mining continuing in the state despite ban imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) since April 2014...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong


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