Calcutta  /  Published 24.10.20

South Dum Dum to follow NKDA immersion model

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) has set out to create a model immersion mechanism in two ponds under the South Dum Dum Municipality this year to explore how the immersion process can b...
By Jayanta Basu in

North East  /  Published 21.10.20

Logistics park to come up in Assam

The country’s first multi-modal logistics park coming up at Jogighopa in lower Assam’s Bongaigaon district will provide employment to 20 lakh people, Union minister of road transport and h...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.20

12km march to protest delay in river cleansing

Over 1,000 fishermen and nature activists from four blocks of Basirhat took out a 12km march on Sunday to protest the alleged administrative apathy to begin the long-awaited cleansing of the polluted ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Basirhat

India  /  Published 17.10.20

Delhi air quality poor, but winds may help

The national capital's air quality was recorded in the 'poor' category on Saturday morning but is likely to improve slightly due to favourable wind speed, according to government agencies....
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.10.20

Delhi pollution: role for Lokur

By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.10.20

Blue Flag certification for Puri beach

The golden beach at Puri has bagged the coveted blue flag certification from  the international jury for its effort to curb pollution, maintain cleanliness and provide sustainable amenities to to...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Calcutta  /  Published 06.10.20

Coronavirus focus in New Town contest

Housing complexes and cooperative housing societies in New Town will be ranked on the basis of steps they have taken to prevent the spread of Covid-19 and dengue outbreak, and to reduce pollution...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 02.10.20

State slammed for old vehicles

The state government is making “no serious effort” in phasing out old polluting commercial vehicles, the National Green Tribunal said on Thursday. The bench comprising Justice S.P. Wangdi...
By Jayanta Basu, Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 25.09.20

In danger: Air pollution affecting wild bees

Sir — A study has shown that air pollution in cities does not only affect the respiratory and cardiovascular health of human beings — it is also causing significant behavioural, physiologi...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 24.09.20

Air quality improves in Delhi’s 13 hotspots

Air quality in Delhi’s 13 pollution hotspots improved significantly because of restrictions on industrial operations and commercial and vehicular activity during the lockdown, according to the C...
By PTI in New Delhi


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