User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
Category: Waste Management :: Composting
Last updated: Nov 04 2018 21:39 IST RSS 2.0
 
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In Gujarat’s Kutch, a horticulture boom is decimating the biodiversity hotspot’s bird population 4.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Among the avian species at risk, mainly due to increasing use of pesticides, is the critically endangered Great Indian Bustard.
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Fruits and vegetables: Organic choices for consumers in Bengaluru 29.10.2018 Citizen Matters
Food we eat shapes our health. But how to get safe food? Everything from growing it on your own to getting it from the sellers, your guide to buying vegetables, organic and otherwise.
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Loktak Livelihood Mission launched 24.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Loktak Livelihood Mission launched
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CM Launches 'Loktak Livelihood Mission' 24.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
CM Launches 'Loktak Livelihood Mission'
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Farmers continue stubble burning in Punjab while Delhi`s air quality comes under `very poor` category 18.10.2018 Zee News : India National
The farmers in Ludhiana's Jaspal Bangar on Wednesday expressed their situation as to why burning stubble is important for the farm.
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Splash partners with Natur-Tec to pioneer new sustainable garment packaging solution 11.10.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Oct 11 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Splash, a prominent fashion retailer in India and Middle East, and a brand owned by the Landmark Group, has partnered with Natur-Tec, a business unit of
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Chennai Buzz: Monsoon vulnerability | Nod to four smart city projects | Chennai Central turns green…and more 17.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Smart city projects worth Rs 258 crore were sanctioned last week; which are these and which areas will they impact? How are power and water supply set to change in the days to come? Catch all this and more important news from last week in our weekly Chennai buzz.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Green wedding mandate | Lag in clean air action plan | Advertisers’ petition heard 12.9.2018 Citizen Matters
What's Bangalore talking about? Catch some of the most important headlines from your city in our weekly news wrap here.
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Scientists & Researchers must work in a mission mode to double the farmers income by 2022: Vice President 31.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has asked scientists and researchers to regularly interact with farmers and work in a mission mode to double the farmers income by 2022 as envisaged by Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi.
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Chennai Buzz : Helmet compulsory for pillion riders, city’s poor vehicle emission score, new look for 100+ police stations, and more! 27.8.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Did you have a busy week? in case you did, here is a quick round up of some key civic developments from last week!
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Ban on single-use plastic won't help 2.8.2018 Rediff: News
Plastic bags are but one aspect of India's growing waste management crisis, says Geetanjali Krishna.
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Railway parcel reaches destination after 3.5 years 26.7.2018 Zee News : India National
The company, Indian Potash Limited, had booked the wagon (107462) having compost from Visakhapatnam port to the destination of M/s Ramchandra Gupta's shop.
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Affordable toilets planned for rural poor 25.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Each toilet to cost ₹20,000; govt. to provide ₹12,000, NGO ₹5,000 as subsidy; the rest to be borne by beneficiaries
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Waste management in Guwahati - the Indore formula 21.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Waste management in Guwahati - the Indore formula
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How green are Kolkata’s luxury community buildings? 21.6.2018 Citizen Matters
Kolkata's green index is in a downward spiral. But the builders, organisations and residents are waking up to the reality, and that's the hope for better future. »
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B'luru civic body, French firm launch waste management study 7.6.2018 Sify Finance
[India] June 7 (ANI): Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and French environmental technology company 3WAYSTE launched a technical feasibility study on waste management in Karnataka's
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Waste-to-energy project: French firm begins feasibility study 7.6.2018 Hindu: Cities
Three months after the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike and French company 3Wayste to set up a waste-to-e
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Rural house construction – Nadia top district in India 6.6.2018 Central Chronicle
Kolkata, After becoming the first district in the country to be declared open defecation free (ODF), Nadia gets another feather in its cap – number one in Gramin Awaas Yojana. According to a Central Government report, the district achieved the feat for both the 2016-17 and 2017-18 financial years. For 2016-16, 98.06 per cent of the […]
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Ministry of Railways PSU IRCTC introduces bagasse based food packaging to commemorate World Environment Day 2018. 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
As World Environment Day 2018 celebrations kick off in India, Ministry of Railways PSU IRCTC launched its trial run of environment friendly bagasse based food packaging on 8 select Shatabdis and Rajdhanis originating from New Delhi.
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Where does the plastic waste in Indian cities go? 2.6.2018 Citizen Matters
A reality check on the plastic waste management practices of major Indian cities shows that there has been limited success of anti-plastic policies, even as the country gears up to host World Environment Day 2018, with the theme "Beat Plastic Pollution". »
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