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MPCB to HC: City rivers polluted due to BMC apathy, citizens culpable also 22.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), in its affidavit filed before the Bombay High Court,
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Tourism dept serious about plastic ban 22.7.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Officials of the Tourism Department will soon meet the East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner over the imposition of Section 144 CrPC prohibiting use of polythene with a thickness of less than 40 microns as one of the measures to curb proliferation of plastic wastes in all tourist destinations in the district. An official from […]
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Soon floating islands to clean rivers in Mumbai 21.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has apparently agreed to the proposal of floating islands
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DC enforces polythene ban in EKH tourist spots 21.7.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: In its bid to make tourist destinations in the district clean and presentable, the District Magistrate, East Khasi Hills has issued an order under Section 144 CrPC prohibiting the use of polythene with a thickness of less than 40 microns as one of the measures to curb the proliferation of plastic wastes in all […]
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Draft CRZ notification a ploy to ‘open up’ coast for builders: NGOs 21.7.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI Terming the statements made by some politicians that the draft CRZ notification 2018 will help local fishermen to regularise their houses and benefit tourism as an outright lie, ‘Goans Against CRZ’, a federation of NGOs and political parties, said that instead it will destroy and damage the coastal belt by opening ...
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CCTVs to check sand mining: NGT rejects govt’s high-cost argument 21.7.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the state government to reconsider its decision over installing CCTV cameras along the shore of River Chapora on both sides of the island ‘Zovum de Tuyem’ to ensure preventing the illegal sand mining activities. The order passed by Justice S P Wangdi, judicial member ...
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Body of 4-year-old child recovered after 2 days 20.7.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The body of four-year-old four-year-old Duggu Bansal alias Bhag who was swept away in the heavy water current in a nullah on Tuesday afternoon at Panchsheel Naga during heavy downpour in the city was recovered after two days. The stretch of nullah from Panchsheel Nagar to Shahpura Lake was thoroughly checked by the […]
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Pilot project on use of plastic in road construction launched 20.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Pilot project on use of plastic in road construction launched
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Hardly anything done to clean Ganga, situation extraordinarily bad: NGT 20.7.2018 PTI: All news
Hardly anything done to clean Ganga, situation extraordinarily bad: NGT
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National Green Tribunal extends stay on tree felling till July 27 20.7.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
He argued that work has completely halted on the site and a loss of Rs 25 lakh per day was being caused due to the NGT's order.
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Towards greener lifestyle 20.7.2018 Delhi Age
With very basic changes, three Mumbai citizens have created a zero-wastage lifestyle.
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NGT directs Delhi CS to hold meeting on rainwater harvesting in buildings 19.7.2018 PTI: All news
NGT directs Delhi CS to hold meeting on rainwater harvesting in buildings
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Tuticorin plant: Vedanta opposes Vaiko's impleadment plea in NGT 19.7.2018 PTI: All news
Tuticorin plant: Vedanta opposes Vaiko's impleadment plea in NGT
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CS told to convene meet on rainwater harvesting 19.7.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
NGT directs official to file affidavit within two months.
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Mumbai: 9,000 tonnes waste from Marine Drive is serious; who is responsible? 18.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday took cognizance of the washing ashore of nearly 9,000 tonnes
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Tourists from Spain take up cleaning of filth on Pushkar roads 18.7.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
Seeing the piles of garbage on the roads of Pushkar situated in the Ajmer district, some of the foreign tourists from Spain took an initiative to clean the city. This initiative by the tourists is not only a big lesson for the Indian residents, but it will also affect the ignorant district administration and the state government. Pushkar is among the places which is termed as the ideal location for religious tourism and Rajasthani culture by the government. A group of 190 tourists from Spain, named Hakuna, has come to  Pushkar with a purpose of touring the country along with providing their services to the local organisations in order to improve the education and medical facilities in India. Presently, the tourists are offering their services in a school named Fior Di Loto. They decided to clean the garbage scattered near the school. One of the foreigners William said that to prevent the spreading of diseases due to dirt, they started cleaning the area. The residents of Pushkar said that the government ...
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2017 PIL up for hearing in light of trash washed ashore 18.7.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The court noted that the petition raises important issues and an urgent hearing was required.
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12,000 tonnes of debris spew by sea at Marine Drive promenade: Bombay High Court told 17.7.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: Around 12,000 tonnes of debris and garbage was thrown out by sea along the Marine Drive promenade
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OIL carries out cleanliness prog at Kamakhya temple 17.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
OIL carries out cleanliness prog at Kamakhya temple
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PAC teams to inspect water schemes in rural areas 17.7.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The Public Accounts Committee of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly will deploy two teams in rural areas of the state to inspect the water schemes. PAC member and Congress legislator HM Shangpliang on Monday said the Committee is concerned about the functioning of rural water supply schemes and has decided to give due attention to […]
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