Water Pollution
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

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.02.20

Green terror still rules capital’s landmark lake

The movers and shakers of the capital’s power corridors have changed, but the condition of Ranchi Lake has not.The 52-acre manmade lake from the British era, where the 33-foot-tall bronze statue of ...
By Raj kumar in Ranchi

India  /  Published 29.06.19

‘Yellowy’ killer flows from taps in Mathura, 2 kids dead

Two children have died and at least 200 people fallen ill over the past two days in a Mathura village after drinking “yellow, smelly” tap water supplied from tanks managed by the nagar panchayat.T...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.19

Green activists to move court

Environment activists will move court seeking action against the state administration for failing to comply with a National Green Tribunal order and prevent Chhath Puja rituals at Rabindra Sarobar.The...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Bihar  /  Published 27.11.18

Bihar govt wakes up to smell the dirty air

Two state ministers on Tuesday expressed concern at different events over the city’s polluted air.Recent data from the Central Air Pollution Control Board suggest that the air quality in Patna latel...
By Dipak Mishra in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.04.20

Green threat to lifeline

The Subernarekha, Singhbhum region’s lifeline river, is in peril. Stagnant water has again resulted in mushrooming of water hyacinth near the downstream Mango bridge.The menace of water hyacinth, a ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 16.02.20

NE has 60 polluted river stretches: Board

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has identified 60 polluted river stretches based on biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) in different northeastern states, a study published by Delhi-based Centre...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.05.19

Pedal push to curb pollution

A group of activists from Bokaro and Calcutta involved in saving rivers will take out a cycle rally from the mouth of Garga river on Wednesday to apprise people living in adjoining areas about the ill...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Paswan tabled 'fake report' on Delhi water: City water board vice-chairman

Delhi Jal Board vice-chairman Dinesh Mohaniya on Thursday alleged that Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan acted 'irresponsibly' and 'tabled a fake report' in Parliament about the national capital's water...
By PTI in New Delhi


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