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National Green Tribunal Rejects Delhi Government’s Plea To Exempt Two-Wheelers From Odd-Even

Delhi’s Air Pollution: Air Quality Index
Air Pollution News
Emissions from two- wheelers are a major source of pollution, and the exemptions sought would defeat the entire purpose of improving the air quality of Delhi: NGT
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National Green Tribunal Bans Plastic Items In Towns Located Along Banks Of Ganga, Violators To Be Fined

National Green Tribunal
Ganga Clean-Up National Green Tribunal News
The ban was ordered by NGT at the wake of noticing that despite an earlier order, plastic was frequently being used in Ganga adjoining areas, causing pollution
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Supreme Court Permits Cement Industry To Use Petroleum Coke

Ban Use Of Petroleum Coke And Furnace Oil To Fight Pollution: Supreme Court
Air Pollution Delhi News
The Supreme Court in October banned the use of petcoke in and around New Delhi in a bid to tackle deteriorating air quality in one of the world's most polluted cities
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United Nations Warns Of Increase In E-waste And Urges Recycling Of Hazardous Waste

E-waste production in India can go up by 2020
E-Waste News Waste Management
Only 20 percent of all e-waste, or 8.9 tonnes, generated last year was documented as properly recycled, while the fate of a full 76 percent of all e-waste around the globe is unknown, Wednesday's report found
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Two Days After Moderate Rain, Air Quality In Delhi NCR Went Down To ‘Very Poor’

Delhi’s Air Pollution: Air Quality Index
Air Pollution News
The PM2.5 in the most polluted areas in Delhi NCR ranged between 123 and 194 units - five to eight times the permissible limit
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National Green Tribunal Asks Delhi Jal Board To Submit Information On Phase II Of Yamuna Cleanup

As The Yamuna Remains 'Maili', Supreme Court Gives Green Court Sole Jurisdiction To Curb Pollution
News Yamuna Clean-Up
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal directed the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to state the total number of drains falling in the second phase of the Yamuna cleaning
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Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor Reviews Santitation, Beautification Works Of Civic Bodies

250 open defecation spots are estimated to be in Delhi
Delhi News
All three municipal commissioners assured Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal that efforts are being made to ensure that all toilets complexes have proper lights
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As Brahmaputra River Turns Muddy, Minister Kesab Mahanta Urges Minister Nitin Gadkari For A Detailed Report On The Actual Cause

As Brahmaputra River Turns Muddy, Minister Kesab Mahanta Urges Minister Nitin Gadkari For A Detailed Report On The Actual Cause
Arunachal Pradesh Assam News
On the directions of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, the state government has sent samples taken from the Brahmaputra for testing to the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology in Hyderabad and IIT-Guwahati, a release from the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said
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Ignorance Towards Menstrual Hygiene Is Baffling, Says Actor Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor
Menstrual Hygiene News
Actor Sonam Kapoor shares her views on menstrual hygiene and the things she witnessed while shooting for Padman, her upcoming film inspired by the man who revolutionised the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India
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#AirPollution: “Very Poor” Air Quality In Delhi-NCR, Some Regions Even Recorded Severe Levels Of Pollution

Delhi Is ‘Out Of Breath’: As Air Quality Gets 42 Times More Polluted Than Permissible Limit, Primary Schools To Remain Shut Tomorrow
Air Pollution Delhi News
The air quality was placed "severe plus" at Anand Vihar (PM2.5 at 389) in east Delhi; Delhi Technical University (PM2.5 at 332) in north Delhi; Sector 125, Noida (304) and Vasundhara in Ghaziabad (367)
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Lt. Governor Anil Baijal Directs Officials To Renovate Red Fort And Clean Surroundings

Lt. Governor Anil Baijal Directed Officials To Renovate Red fort And Clean Surroundings
Delhi News
Along with renovation of 17th century Red Fort, Lt. Governor asked telephone and electricity companies to conceal overhanging wires by December 31 as it might cause public hazard and also looked shabby
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Over 250 CISF Personnel Cleaned Up 1.5 Km Stretch Of Mumbai’s Chowpatty Beach

250 CISF Personnel Cleaned 1.5 KM Strech Of Mumbai's Chowpatty Beach
News Swachh India
The exercise to clean Mumbai's Chowpatty Beach as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was undertaken for two hours from 9 am to 11 am
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