Dehradun: August 05, 2017
Dehradun mayor launches cleanliness app, locals doubt efficacy
The mobile application (Swachh Dehradun) will enable the residents to file complaints related to garbage disposal although its efficacy has been put to question by the civil society members.
Mumbai: August 03, 2017
In Mumbai: Kalyan-Dombivli civic body to felicitate school that collects maximum plastic, e-waste
To segregate plastic and e-waste from the waste generated daily by the twin cities, the KDMC has decide to segregate them at their source
Gurgaon: August 03, 2017
Gurgaon civic body’s solution to Bandhwari waste plant row: Will send villagers to China
The MCG assured the villagers that it will take effective steps to change the condition and also offered to send two interested villagers to China so that they get to gather knowledge about the waste treatment there.
Delhi: August 02, 2017
Delhi High Court tells MCDs to submit waste management rules within two weeks
Sunita Narain of the Centre for Science and Environment submitted a long-term action plan for solid waste management. In the report, Narain said one of the major challenges concerning solid waste management was unauthorised disposal of waste in vacant plots and open areas.
Mumbai: August 01, 2017
Waste from Mumbai dumpyard killing fish in Thane creek, fishermen complain to civic body
The Shree Ekvira Aai Pratishthan (SEAP), an umbrella body of fishermen, has said that fish catch has dropped by as much as 90% in the past few years.
Delhi: July 30, 2017
Smart roads, toilets to transform New Delhi into a smart city
The NDMC is one of the first 20 cities, which were selected under Smart Cities Mission of the Ministry of Urban Development in January 2016.
Lucknow: July 26, 2017
Smart city in making: Aligarh gets a chance to unlock its potential
To tap the potential of the traditional lock industry, Aligarh will be made an International Lock City.
PUNE: July 24, 2017
One Punekar makes a difference: our city our heroes
Civic activism, social work and social welfare stand deeply ingrained in Pune’s character and ethos. A number of illustrious names from our city’s rich history come to mind, of citizens who contributed immensely to social thought and action. If it was Maharishi Dhondo Keshav Karve and Mahatma Jyotiba Phule who strove for the uplift of women, there was Gopal Krishna Gokhale and Lokmanya Tilak who partic...