User: governance Topic: India Urban Governance
Category: Services :: Sanitation
Last updated: Feb 20 2020 01:21 IST RSS 2.0
 
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SLMC slams corpn., to submit report 19.2.2020 Hindu: Kochi
The State Level Monitoring Committee (SLMC) on Solid Waste Management will submit a detailed report before the National Green Tribunal (NGT) stating t
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It’s time to empower mayors 19.2.2020 Hindu: Opinion
Elections to urban local bodies should take place on non-party lines
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When will Bhopal enjoy a walk in the park again? 18.2.2020 Citizen Matters
Bhopal has over 100 public parks, but most are in sad shape -- used as protest venues or dumping sites, or merely languishing in decrepit condition. The state has now promised to revamp three of these, while the municipality also claims to have received funds under Amrut for restoration of some.
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City Buzz: AAP takes charge of Delhi again | STPs for Maharashtra ULBs | IIT study warns of heat islands in cities…and more 16.2.2020 Citizen Matters
Reintroducing City Buzz, where you can catch your weekly dose of important news and expert analysis on cities across India
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Families fight for fair rehabilitation after Kolkata’s decades-old Tallah basti is demolished 15.2.2020 Citizen Matters
Families evicted from Tallah basti in north Kolkata to make way for bridge repairs find themselves in temporary transit sheds, far removed from the lives they were leading. Their main demand is proper rehabilitation  – a permanent place to live from where they won't be thrown out.
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Ramlila Maidan gears up to host Kejriwal swearing-in 14.2.2020 Rediff: News
The ground, which served as the battleground for the 51-year-old bureaucrat-turned-politician during the Anna Hazare-led India Against Corruption movement, is getting decked up and workers are busy making arrangements.
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Solid waste still being dumped at Boragaon! 12.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
Solid waste still being dumped at Boragaon!
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Despite statewide ban, Mumbai still has miles to go before it can be plastic-free 11.2.2020 Citizen Matters
In March 2018, Maharashtra imposed a blanket ban on the use of plastic in the state, particularly in Mumbai. Almost two years later, the city still finds itself grappling with plastic waste, largely due to patchy implementation by BMC and inadequate attention to processing of discarded plastic.
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Top news: Police investigate another firing at Jamia Millia Islamia, third incident in four days 3.2.2020 Scroll.in
The biggest stories of the day.
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One step towards cleanliness 30.1.2020 Central Chronicle
“Cleanliness is next to godliness” Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Swatch Bharat Abhiyan or Swatch Bharat Mission is a nation wide campaign in India , that aims to clean up the streets, roads and infrastructure of India’s cities. St. Montfort School Bhopal also contributed to this noble cause along with the team of ‘SakaratmakSoch’a leading NGO on 28th Sep. 2018 in school premises. Member of SakarmakSoch, Mrs. Kiran Sharma highlighted the importance of cleanliness to the children. Motivating the children to initiate in differentiating the normal waste and e- waste, minimizing the garbage, stopping usage of polythene bags and using paper bags, planting trees etc, she cited examples from day today life. In the honourable presence of Mr.M.P.Singh Additional Commissioner, Solid Waste Management, Bhopal Municipal Corporation and Health Officer ,Bhopal, Mr. Rakesh Sharma the event took place.Paper bags were given away by the guest to the childrenfor reciting poems and creating slogans on the spot on cleanliness ...
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APGCL to set up waste-to-energy plant 26.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
APGCL to set up waste-to-energy plant
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One step towards cleanliness 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
“Cleanliness is next to godliness” Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Swatch Bharat Abhiyan or Swatch Bharat Mission is a nation wide campaign in India , that aims to clean up the streets, roads and infrastructure of India’s cities. St. Montfort School Bhopal also contributed to this noble cause along with the team of ‘SakaratmakSoch’a leading NGO on 28th Sep. 2018 in school premises. Member of SakarmakSoch, Mrs. Kiran Sharma highlighted the importance of cleanliness to the children. Motivating the children to initiate in differentiating the normal waste and e- waste, minimizing the garbage, stopping usage of polythene bags and using paper bags, planting trees etc, she cited examples from day today life. In the honourable presence of Mr.M.P.Singh Additional Commissioner, Solid Waste Management, Bhopal Municipal Corporation and Health Officer ,Bhopal, Mr. Rakesh Sharma the event took place.Paper bags were given away by the guest to the childrenfor reciting poems and creating slogans on the spot on cleanliness ...
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Twin-bin distributed 25.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Twin-bin distributed
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Kolkata plans its first biomining project at Mollar Bheri landfill on eastern wetland 21.1.2020 Citizen Matters
The Rs 21-crore project will be implemented in 55 acres of land near Mollar Bheri, a shallow fishery located in the East Kolkata Wetlands, that has seen a 12-feet-high mountain of waste build up over the years.
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4 sites identified for solid waste management facility in city 20.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
4 sites identified for solid waste management facility in city
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One step towards cleanliness 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
“Cleanliness is next to godliness” Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Swatch Bharat Abhiyan or Swatch Bharat Mission is a nation wide campaign in India , that aims to clean up the streets, roads and infrastructure of India’s cities. St. Montfort School Bhopal also contributed to this noble cause along with the team of ‘SakaratmakSoch’a leading NGO on 28th Sep. 2018 in school premises. Member of SakarmakSoch, Mrs. Kiran Sharma highlighted the importance of cleanliness to the children. Motivating the children to initiate in differentiating the normal waste and e- waste, minimizing the garbage, stopping usage of polythene bags and using paper bags, planting trees etc, she cited examples from day today life. In the honourable presence of Mr.M.P.Singh Additional Commissioner, Solid Waste Management, Bhopal Municipal Corporation and Health Officer ,Bhopal, Mr. Rakesh Sharma the event took place.Paper bags were given away by the guest to the childrenfor reciting poems and creating slogans on the spot on cleanliness ...
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Arvind Kejriwal claims BJP has turned Delhi into ‘garbage capital of India’ 9.1.2020 Scroll.in
The chief minister said that in 2020, the Ghazipur landfill will be taller than the Taj Mahal.
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Delay in setting up new landfill | Hoardings may be back soon | City gears up for Swachh Survekshan…and more 4.1.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
State government has rejected the bidder BBMP chose for setting up a new landfill at Mittiganahalli. As the BBMP runs out of landfills to dump waste in, the garbage crisis may worsen. Read more on what else happened in the city this week, in our roundup
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Meet the woman who is single-handedly trying to save Kolkata’s Rabindra Sarovar lake 20.12.2019 Scroll.in
Sumita Banerjee’s conservation attempts have earned her love and respect, but also some enemies.
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