Opinion  /  Published 09.11.18

Administrative laxity is behind air pollution

It is, as always, a question of will. The highest court of the land has demonstrated its will over and over again, coming to the aid of India’s citizens by delivering them from a clutch of threats. ...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.11.18

Stricter watch on air quality

The steel city and its neighbouring Adityapur, in Seraikela–Kharsawan, can now look forward to continuous monitoring of ambient air quality through PM2.5 dust sampler, an advanced machine that can ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 01.11.18

You can complain about pollution on Twitter, FB

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that it has created social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook where citizens can lodge complaints about pollution ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.09.19

Petition before NGT challenges Delhi odd-even scheme

A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the odd-even car scheme of the Delhi government, which the petitioner argued led to worsening of Delhi’s pollution when it w...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 27.10.18

We elected KachchheDin

And so it is that I am here. The Here that I cannot spell out into a location that your maps and your GPS devices will not be able to get, no matter what. But you have to be careful. Very careful. Suc...
By Sankarshan Thakur


West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.18

Dhapa okay for Bagree waste

Waste from the fire-ravaged Bagree Market can be dumped at Dhapa, the state pollution control board has told the Calcutta Municipal Corporation.The civic body had sought the board’s opinion as many ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.11.19

Sibal blasts Modi government over Delhi pollution

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday hit out at the Narendra Modi government over the pollution crisis in Delhi, saying the Centre should have paid as much attention to poor air quality as i...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.11.19

Call to extend odd-even on Monday

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said a final call on extending the odd-even scheme would be taken on Monday.The overall air quality index (AQI) in Delhi was 552 at 2 pm, according to Safar, minis...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.11.19

Our callousness about the environment

Every year, like absurd drama, the season of fog and deadly pollution descends on a large part of India, especially North India. Last winter, seven of the world’s 10 most polluted cities were in Ind...
By Anup Sinha

India  /  Published 11.11.19

Hundreds of birds found dead in Rajasthan

Hundreds of migratory birds belonging to about 10 species have been found dead around Sambhar Lake, the country’s largest inland saltwater lake, near Jaipur.Officials said they suspected water conta...
By PTI in Rajasthan


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