Sound Pollution
News  /  Published 21.12.22

Silver Spring puts up red banner against JW Marriott party noise

Hotel general manager says it complies with all rules, stops all kinds of noise by 10pm...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 11.11.22

Check ways to use sound limiters: National Green Tribunal to West Bengal government

The hearing was on November 3 but the order was made available on Thursday...
By Jayanta Basu in Sharm El-Sheikh

News  /  Published 17.10.22

Maheshtala green cracker unit received PCB nod in September

Environment minister recently said no green cracker unit had applied for permission in West Bengal...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 08.10.22

Sound limiters at only 20 per cent Durga Puja pandals

Some complaints that WBPCB received were about DJ sets being played at puja pandals...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 14.09.22

Decibel downsize: New Town Sarbojanin hires drone for announcements

Bid to replace hundreds of blaring loudspeakers...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra


West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.22

Curb use of sound boxes, plead NGOs

Seeking stern steps to restrict the use of sound boxes and sound mixers to prevent electrocution and sound pollution...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

News  /  Published 27.04.22

Noise rule flouted but not a sound

Former mayor seen using microphone at open-air meet in ‘silent zone’ Calcutta University...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 28.03.22

Kolkata traffic second noisiest in India, 11th in the world

Although Dhaka and Moradabad have topped the list in traffic and commercial areas, both are quieter in residential areas compared to Kolkata...
By Rohan Datta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.20

Illegal quarries cause pollution

Leaders & mafia in collusion: villagers ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.20

Great men don't honk

On a chaotic street, a stream of self-consciousness ...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya


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