Water Pollution
Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.21

Jheel not fit for wildlife: Report

The Santragachhi jheel, an abode of migratory birds, has become extremely polluted and is no longer fit to harbour any wildlife and fish, showed a recent West Bengal Pollution Control Board report. T...
By Jayanta Basu in Howrah

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Have we really gone Green?

By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, Lucknow, New Delhi, Nadia, Bikaner/Jaipur

India  /  Published 16.04.21

Water academy in Odisha soon

In the first of its kind initiative, the Odisha government has decided to set up a Centre of Excellence ‘Odisha Water Academy’ in Bhubaneswar. The academy will function as a pioneering tr...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.03.21

Health minster joins river cleanup drive

Steel city residents on Sunday joined Citizen's Campaign, an initiative of Jusco (Tata Steel Utilities and Infrastructure Services Ltd ) on the eve of World Water Day, to clean  water hyacint...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur

Opinion  /  Published 21.03.21

Bengal’s sorrow

Can geography become history? The query need not necessarily be looked at as a riddle. Geography — Bengal’s riverine geography, a fragile landscape threatened with imminent destruction &md...
By The Editorial Board in


Calcutta  /  Published 18.03.21

Save rivers meet urges political action

More than 1,000 people from all over Bengal assembled at the Ramlila Maidan in central Calcutta on Wednesday to demand appropriate action from political parties to save rivers, and wetlands and other ...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.01.21

Ganga pollution rap on UP government

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has come down heavily on the Uttar Pradesh government over the discharge of untreated sewage in rivers joining the Ganga and said there was no indication how the &ldq...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.20

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 25.11.19

SC asks states for report on air, water quality

The Supreme Court issued notices to all states on Monday seeking report on air quality, drinking water and garbage disposal, and asked the Centre to take concrete decision within 10 days on having smo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

SC partially lifts ban on construction activities in Delhi-NCR

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed construction activity in the Delhi-NCR region between 6am and 6pm, partially lifting its complete ban on it.A bench, comprising justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupt...
By PTI in New Delhi


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