Jharkhand  /  Published 09.09.19

Fume test centres too few, Rs 10000 fine looms

Capital vehicle owners face bumpy road to pollution tag...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.19

Electric vehicle home rule

Apartment blocks with built-up area of 20,000sqm or more have to reserve 10% of the parking area to set up electric vehicle charging station...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 31.08.19

Ramesh Pokhriyal's IIT speech & the claps he got

The Union HRD minister says the Himalaya protects India from pollution, while Himalayan states struggle with trash...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 20.08.19

Building materials add to air pollution in Calcutta

Construction hurdle in right of way ...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 03.08.19

Preserving monuments is a collective responsibility, must come intuitively to people

The Ring of Brodgar, a 5,000-year-old structure that is part of a Unesco World Heritage site, had been vandalized...
By The Telegraph


West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.19

Digha fine on plastic

A spot fine of Rs 500 on tourists found carrying plastic packets or thermocol at Digha...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Digha

Opinion  /  Published 02.08.19

India must update its air quality standards

WHO has made it clear that India can prevent 15 per cent of its air pollution-linked deaths by curbing air pollution...
By Jayanta Basu

West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.19

Curb indoor pollution to prevent flu: Doctors

In Bengal, 1,000 people were infected till June 2 and 25 died...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

Rs 2 lakh fine slapped for hot mix plant pollution

Hot mix plant releases highly toxic carcinogenic poly aromatic hydrocarbon, fine and ultrafine particulate as well as oxides of carbon...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 20.07.19

How many rivers will Bengaluru drink

A reservoir 20 miles away; then a river 60 miles away; now, a river 180 miles away. The city has had to forage further for water...
By Ramachandra Guha


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