User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
Category: Waste :: Solid Waste
Last updated: Jul 05 2020 19:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
21 to 40 of 20,575    
Indian households’ ineffective waste management is putting sanitation workers at risk of Covid-19 10.4.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Sanitation workers, like frontline health workers, should be provided with personal protective equipment.
Also found in: [+]
Green nod to Konkan LNG for construction of balance work of Breakwater for LNG Terminal 9.4.2020 Projects Monitor

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) has accorded environmental and CRZ clearance to Konkan LNG (KLPL) for construction of balance work of Breakwater for LNG Terminal at Dabhol in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. The existing LNG Terminal is already in operation which includes facilities such as approach channel – 1,750 mtr long […]

The post Green nod to Konkan LNG for construction of balance work of Breakwater for LNG Terminal appeared first on India's first NewsPortal on Projects.

Also found in: [+]
Beyond doctors: Neglected frontline workers need coronavirus safety gear 9.4.2020 Scroll.in
In Maharashtra, the worst-affected state, nurses, sanitation workers and community health workers say they do not have adequate protection from virus exposure.
Also found in: [+]
Dharavi holds its breath as coronavirus cases increase 6.4.2020 Rediff: News
Overcrowding, unsanitary conditions in Asia's largest slum pose big challenges to containment.
Also found in: [+]
'Modi should send dal-chawal to the poor' 30.3.2020 Rediff: News
Sheela Bhatt visits a large urban basti a mere 20-minute drive from the prime minister's home to discover a story of grim struggle in the time of lockdown.
Also found in: [+]
Coronavirus fears are making Indians boycott, evict and threaten their neighbours 25.3.2020 Scroll.in
Even doctors have not been spared. Experts warn such harassment would hurt the war on Covid-19.
Also found in: [+]
'Coronavirus is a huge problem for India' 7.3.2020 Rediff: News
'India needs to do what India can do, which is to keep the number of cases down.' 'If it manages to keep the cases down, it will save lives.'
Also found in: [+]
Cows, cows, everywhere: An extract from ‘Love Jihadis: An Open-minded Journey into the Heart of Western Uttar Pradesh’ 6.3.2020 Hindu: Medicine & Research
In Mathura, the cow’s legit grazing ground, a gau-rakshak explains what cow vigilantism has actually resulted in — a noticeable rise in the number of abandoned cows. An extract from ‘Love Jihadis: An Open-minded Journey into the Heart of Western Uttar Pradesh’, by Mihir Srivastava and Raul Irani
Also found in: [+]
We Are Worried For Future: Top Court Over Delhi Air Pollution 6.3.2020 NDTV News - India-news
"We are worried for future", the Supreme Court said on Friday, asking the municipal corporations and other agencies in Delhi to consider purchasing BS-VI compliant diesel vehicles for their respective...
Also found in: [+]
Most of the plastic debris along Kerala’s coast comes from fishing waste 4.3.2020 Scroll.in
Other studies have shown similar trends in Puducherry and Mangaluru.
Also found in: [+]
Leachate from Brahmapuram polluting Kadambrayar: SLMC 3.3.2020 Hindu: Medicine & Research
PCB inspections find windrow composting yards at site in a dilapidated state
Also found in: [+]
Pillars of elevated expressways getting a facelift 2.3.2020 Hindu: Rx
Aim is make them aesthetically pleasing, and keep them free of garbage, posters and graffiti
Also found in: [+]
Water Sample From Ram Vilas Paswan's Residence Fails Quality Test 29.2.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Water sample collected from the official residence of Union Food and Civil Supplies Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has failed Bureau of Indian Standard (BIS) quality norms, the Supreme Court was informed...
Also found in: [+]
At Haryana’s Harappan site of Rakhigarhi, anxiety trumps history 27.2.2020 Hindu: Science
Villagers fear loss of land, as Centre moves to turn Harappan site into tourist hub.
Also found in: [+]
Underground drainage for entire city being planned 23.2.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
This will prevent flowing of untreated water into the sea, says VMRDA chief
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: H1N1 virus scare | Elevated corridor plan revived | Vacuum cleaner for roads…and more 22.2.2020 Citizen Matters
With state government seeming to revive the elevated corridors proposal, activists are threatening to restart protests. Read more on this, and other news from the city this week, in our roundup.
Also found in: [+]
CAG report 22.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
CAG report
Also found in: [+]
Calicut airport implements ban on single-use plastic 20.2.2020 Hindu: News
Eco-friendly alternatives being promoted
Also found in: [+]
Gautam Gambhir Urges Arvind Kejriwal To Visit Ghazipur Landfill Site 19.2.2020 NDTV News - Cities
East Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to visit the Ghazipur landfill site for the sake of the people living near the garbage dump in a "very plightful...
Also found in: [+]
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.
Also found in: [+]
21 to 40 of 20,575