User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
Category: Waste :: Solid Waste
Last updated: Sep 20 2018 24:10 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Kerala To Opt For Crowd Funding Route To Raise Money And Rebuild State 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Kerala government today decided to take the crowd funding route to rebuild the state in the aftermath of the deluge which wreaked havoc last month.
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Kolkata Takes A Waste Management Test Before Durga Puja Festivities 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
As a part of Banega Swachh India campaign, Garbage Free India along with other stake holders are creating awareness among people in Kolkata on proper waste management. This one month long awareness...
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Under Narendra Modi`s regime, dictatorship is a profession: Rahul Gandhi after lathicharge on Congress workers 19.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Seven Congress workers were injured following lathicharge by police in Bilaspur.
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With ‘upcycling labs,’ ‘safai banks’ and more, can environmental education save our planet? 18.9.2018 Citizen Matters
Right from pre-schools to online digital academies for adult practitioners, educators are coming up with many innovative programmes to promote sustainability and spread awareness about the environment. The question is whether these can really create impact in the long run.
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Schoolchildren the new ‘Swachhagrahis’: Javadekar 15.9.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday joined the Kendriya Vidyalaya students as part of the ‘Swachhata hi seva’ movement launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here, and picked up waste lying in open along with them, encouraging them to keep their surroundings clean. Mr Javadekar, who kicked off the Swachhata Shramdan […]
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Swachhata Hi Seva: PM Modi Cleans School Premises In Delhi's Paharganj 15.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reached Baba Sahib Ambedkar Higher Secondary School in Delhi's Paharganj and picked up a broom to clean the surroundings. As part of his 'shram daan' or voluntary...
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Amitabh Bachchan Highlights The Importance Of 'Swachhata Hi Seva' Mission 15.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan while interacting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that he found TV to be an "effective way to spread the message of cleanliness".
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General Bipin Rawat`s viral message on `netas` fake, circulated by anti-social elements: Army 11.9.2018 Zee News : India National
The Army has reportedly prepared an information warfare strategy to combat social media propaganda and counter fake news.
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Maharashtra To Impose Fines For Open Defecation, Spitting, Littering 9.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Maharashtra government has laid down fines ranging from Rs 500 to Rs 150 to curb the menace of open defecation, littering, and spitting in public.
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 7.9.2018 Commentary – The Navhind Times
Merces Troubled By Stray Animals THE menace of stray animals has attained dangerous proportions in Merces with stray dogs and cows taking over almost every street. They inconvenience commuters and even cause accidents. In the night while people are asleep, these stray animals take over the roads. The howling and barking of dogs disturb sleep ...
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Door to door waste collection, mechanised road sweeping soon in Noida soon 7.9.2018 Zee News : India National
A Noida administration official said the contract has been awarded to the AG Enviro Infra Project Private Limited of Mumbai. 
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“Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency can provide solutions to challenges of reconciling Economic Growth with Environmental Sustainability”: Dr. Harsh Vardhan 6.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Emphasising that circular economy and resource efficiency can provide solutions to the challenges posed in the process of reconciling economic growth with environmental sustainability, Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has pointed to the need for corporate participation in building resource efficiency and a circular economy.
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What can Bengaluru expect from BBMP’s 14.4-crore plan to send pourakarmikas to Singapore? 6.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
More than 500 pourakarmikas have already visited Singapore at a cost of Rs 80000 each, as part of BBMP's plan to send a targeted 1800 waste workers for training and international exposure. But what have they brought back and how much of it is being implemented?
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No Construction In States Till Waste Management Policy Framed: Top Court 1.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The Supreme Court yesterday castigated some states and union territories for "pathetic" attitude in not framing proper policy on solid waste management and stayed further constructions there till they...
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GMC lacks efficient waste collection system: report 30.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
GMC lacks efficient waste collection system: report
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Where street food vendors pay taxes: Rajarajeshwari Nagar food court sets example 29.8.2018 Citizen Matters
There's a lot of demand for street food in Bengaluru. However, the facilities offered to street vendors are zero. Street vending is not a formal business option yet. How can this issue be solved? The city itself has an interesting example that showcases that.
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Ecogreen Energy to make Gurugram garbage free 21.8.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Aug 21 (NewsVoir): Ecogreen Energy, the company responsible for the integrated solid waste management in the city, has achieved significant progress towards making the city garbage free.
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Pollution around Sivasagar Shiva Doul causes concern 21.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
Pollution around Sivasagar Shiva Doul causes concern
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How Competition Commission of India fights cartels 20.8.2018 Rediff: Business
Looking beyond the lesser penalty regime, in its 10th year of existence, the CCI needs more branches, according to experts
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Chennai buzz: Flood alert, livability index and green plans for the city 20.8.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
The Kerala floods have put Tamil Nadu on edge too, but Chennai's doing its bit for the neighbours. A quick look at that, and more news from your city, in case you've been too busy to follow the headlines.
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