News  /  Published 21.04.22

Cowsheds back on the banks of Tolly's Nullah, river course as polluted as ever

“Kolkata seems to be wasting a great resource,” said an urban planner with whom this reporter shared a few photographs. ...
By Jayanta Basu

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.04.22

Water crisis taken on in Dhanbad

Faced with acute water crisis due to manifold increase in water consumption, Jharkhand Mineral Area Development Authority (JMADA), is working on a plan to interconnect its 50 year old water treatment ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

News  /  Published 18.04.22

Bagmari resident complains to Kolkata mayor about water crisis

Residents of some standalone buildings are allegedly drawing water illegally from the supply network of the civic body, denying many their due share when the city is reeling under an unrelenting summe...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.04.22

Coming soon: Drinking water facilities at IIEST Shibpur

IIEST, Shibpur, will arrange drinking water facilities within seven days and furniture within 15 days when 60 second-year students begin to stay at the makeshift hostels, the institute’s dean of...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Pumping station to come up at Marcus Square in 2.5 years

A booster pumping station will come up at Marcus Square on College Street in north Kolkata to replace the one at Mohammad Ali Park, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has decided. The new stati...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 13.04.22

National Green Tribunal panel to probe Saraswati river encroachment

State pollution control board has been asked to act as a nodal agency. Petitioner Datta has been directed to accompany the committee on its field visits. The committee will try to find out whether f...
By Jayanta Basu

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.22

Fund green India

The Union finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, made energy transition and climate action focal points in this year’s budget. The ministry of environment, forest and climate change secured an al...
By Tanvee Kanaujia, Jyotsana Singh

News  /  Published 10.04.22

Plea to extend KMC filtered water supply across EM Bypass

Police have written to the KMC to arrange for potable water by extending the existing water supply connection from Chaulpatty Road, Canal South Road, CIT Building More and Majher Para to the eastern s...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.22

Siliguri mayor gets calls on water woes

Water crisis in Siliguri civic area has become the key issue in the weekly interaction between citizens and mayor Gautam Deb. Deb’s weekly “Talk to Mayor” session on Saturday &ndash...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

News  /  Published 08.04.22

National Green Tribunal orders inquiry into the alleged filling up of Saraswati river

“I submitted during the hearing that though river Saraswati is polluting the Hooghly river at Tribeni in Hooghly and Sankrail in Howrah, it has not been included under the Union government&rsquo...
By The Plurals News Network


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