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Pollution
News  /  Published 02.01.23

Plastic ban ambit wider but violation rampant in Kolkata

Expert said thicker bags are used more times, they are easier to collect and waste collectors want to pick them because of their recycling value...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 02.01.23

Toxic air rings in New Year in Kolkata

At midnight on Saturday, five out of seven automatic air pollution measuring stations in the city recorded ‘very poor’ air and one recorded ‘poor’ air...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 01.01.23

Delhi: Ban on coal comes into force

However, the use of low-sulphur coal in thermal power plants is allowed...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 31.12.22

Fulfilling Netaji’s 90-year-old promise tops mayor’s New Year resolution for Kolkata

Rejuvenating Adi Ganga, reducing air pollution and increasing greenery are also on Firhad Hakim’s wishlist...
By The Plurals News Network

India  /  Published 30.12.22

Pollution: Delhi bans construction

Delhi's 24-hour average air quality index stood at 399 on Friday, just two notches below the severe category...
By Our Web Desk in New Delhi

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News  /  Published 30.12.22

Maddox Square turns garbage dump after fair, KMC to take ‘a week’ to clean up

Innumerable plastic wrappers, thin carry bags and sheets remained spread all over the park...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.12.22

Elders complain against noise pollution

On Tuesday, about 50 elderly persons petitioned chief minister Mamata Banerjee requesting immediate intervention to stop “a drastic increase” in violation of noise norms...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.12.22

80% of PM2.5 in Kolkata air generated locally: Report

Study puts under scanner PCB’s high transboundary pollution claim...
By Jayanta Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 28.12.22

Delhi bans use of unapproved fuels

Firewood and biomass briquettes can be used for religious purposes and cremation...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 28.12.22

Stop noise pollution during New Year's Eve: Elderly citizens write to chief minister

Kolkata Police did not register a single case against loudspeaker and DJ violation during Diwali despite several violations...
By The Plurals News Network


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