Jharkhand  /  Published 26.11.18

Ranchi ponds cry for post-Chhath clean-up

By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 25.11.18

Art treads the tricky path to Swachh Bharat

When can art claim to be truly public? Does the path to Swachh Bharat — a favourite refrain of the prime minister — lie through Bhubaneswar? These two questions would appear to be unrelated on a c...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 18.08.19

Dibrugarh garden gets zero-waste status

Harishpur tea estate here has been declared a “zero-waste” garden by the Dibrugarh district administration.The 100-year-old estate near Naharkatia was given the honour on the 73rd Independence Day...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

Bihar  /  Published 06.10.18

Muzaffarpur in trash-to-cash first

The Muzaffarpur Municipal Corporation has converted 3 tonnes of trash into organic fertiliser and sold it a year before Patna Municipal Corporation realises its dream of converting the city’s trash ...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.10.18

No swachh drive at Puja ground

Steel city landmark Aambagan is a garbage dump that is riddled with illegal settlements, residents of which use the ground for open defecation, a cause of serious worry for Bengal Club Puja organisers...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpdur


Jharkhand  /  Published 29.08.19

Trash at Bagbera rail colony stinks for 6 months

Domestic waste, plastic bottles, polythene bags, leftover edibles and unmentionables dot both flanks of the road. Heaps of garbage kick up stench. Residents have no other choice but to endure the filt...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.19

Green ruling for Rabindra Sarobar

The National Green Tribunal on Monday directed Bengal’s chief secretary to ensure there are no violations in Rabindra Sarobar during Chhath Puja on November 2.The tribunal disposed of the case after...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta


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