User: meerak Topic: Sanitation
Category: Sanitation :: Urban waste
Last updated: Aug 22 2019 23:44 IST RSS 2.0
 
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A family that has planted 6,000 trees in Mumbai wants others to take a leaf out of their book 22.8.2019 Scroll.in
Beginning in 2000, Vinay Athalye planted 5,500 saplings in Aarey Colony over 15 years. Now his family is continuing his work.
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Clean Air Summit to discuss solutions to air pollution 22.8.2019 Citizen Matters
At ICAS 2019, scientists and policymakers from across the country will deliberate on strategies to reduce air pollution. You can attend panel discussions and trainings at the event
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IIT Kharagpur To Lead EU-Funded Project For Treatment, Reuse Of Wastewater 21.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur will steer a European Union-funded project to evolve technologies for reusing wastewater after treating it.
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Govt asked to declare Deepor Beel, sanctuary as eco-sensitive zone 21.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Govt asked to declare Deepor Beel, sanctuary as eco-sensitive zone
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Russia's Norilsk and S.African coal town Kriel top SO2 emissions hot spots: NASA data 19.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Russia's Norilsk smelter complex and a town in South Africa's eastern coal mining province have the highest sulphur dioxide (SO2) emissions in the world, according to satellite data from U.S. space agency NASA.
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"2 Toilets For 400?": Mamata Banerjee Blasts Minister During Slum Visit 19.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
It could be the Prashant Kishor effect, an extension of his makeover plan as part of her "Didi Ke Bolo", or a deliberate change in style. But on Monday, Mamata Banerjee did something she had not in...
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Delhi Air Quality "Satisfactory" On Monday: Officials 19.8.2019 NDTV News - Cities
New Delhi's air quality was in the "satisfactory" category on Monday, officials said.
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“Government is fully committed to eradicate Manual Scavenging”: Thawar Chand Gehlot 19.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Dr. Thawar Chand Gehlot, Union Minister, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MoSJ&E) has stated that the Government is fully committed to eradicate manual scavenging through the ‘The Prevention of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013’.
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Delhi's Sunday Air Quality Best Of This Year So Far 18.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Residents of Delhi on Sunday breathed the cleanest air of the year so far, thanks to widespread rainfall in the National Capital Region over the past few days, officials said.
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PM Modi To Address Ganga Sammelan In UP 16.8.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the 'Ganga Sammelan' in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur that will focus on cleaning of the Ganga river from Gomukh in Uttarakhand to Ganga Sagar in West Bengal.
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Fake Snow To Rescue As Climate Change Forces Ski Stations To Innovate 16.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Once deep in powder this time of year, Chile's ski stations are fighting the ravages of climate change and pollution that have brought less and less snow to the central Andes.
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Swacch Bharat Summer Internship 14.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Swacch Bharat Summer Internship
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Ask for higher health insurance cover from your employer 14.8.2019 DNA
The employers should also note that buying a group health insurance policy is a great morale booster for the employees
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If not for the pollution, India could have been even hotter 13.8.2019 Scroll.in
Sixty-five per cent of India’s population was exposed to temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius between May and June, the worst in four years.
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In Agra, fear of eviction stalls the fight for justice for a man who died after cleaning septic tank 13.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Raju died even before his 21st birthday. His father is afraid that the family will lose their home if they file a complaint against those who hired him.
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Hardeep Puri launches Swachh Survekshan 2020 – to be conducted in Jan 2020 13.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Housing & Urban Affairs launched the Swachh Survekshan 2020 (SS 2020), the fifth edition of the annual cleanliness survey conducted by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) here today.
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Jiri Ema Keithel opened ; No other such mothers market in the world: K Sarat Kumar 13.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Jiri Ema Keithel opened ; No other such mothers market in the world: K Sarat Kumar
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China's steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures 12.8.2019 Reuters: Money News
China's biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection agency said in a notice.
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India’s polluted air is wiping clean Swacch Bharat benefits – and stunting children’s growth 11.8.2019 Scroll.in
While rural children might expect to arrest stunting due to better sanitation, this benefit might not be realised if they remain exposed to high air pollution.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Flood alert in city | RWAs to prevent idol immersion in lakes | Toilets near Metro stations 11.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Flood warning issued in 80 localities in Bengaluru, RWA members asked to guard lakes during Ganesha Chaturthi, lack of state ministers delay Metro land acquisition - catch up on news from the city last week
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