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'Gobar-Wood' To Reduce Pollution Levels In Agra This Holi
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‘Gobar-Wood’ To Reduce Pollution Levels In Agra This Holi

In a bid to reduce deforestation and curb air pollution, wood logs produced by inmates of district jail by compressing cowdung in a machine has been made available in markets of Agra city to be used as firewood for Holi rituals and other religious ceremonies ...
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt
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Publicise Water Quality Of Ganga At Strategic Locations: National Green Tribunal To UP, Uttarakhand Governemnt

Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the Uttarakhand government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttarakhand and the UP pollution control boards to publicise the water quality of the river at all strategic locations on a monthly basis and indicate if it is fit for bathing and drinking ...
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National Green Tribunal Orders Inspection Of Yamuna Floodplain In Agra, Seeks Report On Demarcation
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National Green Tribunal Orders Inspection Of Yamuna Floodplain In Agra, Seeks Report On Demarcation

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the Director of Namami Gange and the Director General of National Institute of Hydrology to examine and submit a report within four weeks on the matter of construction on the Yamuna floodplain in Agra ...
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects
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Ganga Rejuvenation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Various Namami Gange Projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for multiple projects including sewage treatment and management plants, crematoria development, bio-remediation of drains, river surface cleaning on Friday to expedite the process of cleaning the Ganga River ...
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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath Congratulates Sanitation Workers, Officials For Making Kumbh Mela Successful

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath announced that suring this year’s Kumbh Mela, representatives from 193 countries attended the event to honour the tradition and culture of India ...
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Air Pollution Supreme Court Asks NEERI, CPCB To Examine Waste-to-energy Plant Proposed To Be Set Up In Agra
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Air Pollution: Supreme Court Asks NEERI, CPCB To Examine Waste-to-energy Plant Proposed To Be Set Up In Agra

As per the petition filed by advocate M C Mehta on the issue relating to the protection of Taj Mahal, a waste-to-energy plant should be set up outside the Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ) as it would lead to the emission of toxic gases ...
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Uttar Pradesh Plans To Combat Air Pollution, Aims To Deploy 580 Electric Buses Across 8 Cities By End Of 2019
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Uttar Pradesh Plans To Combat Air Pollution, Aims To Deploy 580 Electric Buses Across 8 Cities By End Of 2019

The Uttar Pradesh government is planning to deploy 580 electric buses in eight cities as part of its initiatives to tackle pollution ...
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NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal
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NGT Slaps Rs. 25 Lakh Fine On UP Government For Failing To Stop Dirty Water Discharge Into Ganga Canal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) said that the fine has been slapped because the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has not taken adequate steps for proper waste management, its treatment and for stopping it to enter the water bodies ...
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Calendar To Plant: This Duo From Agra Is Reducing Carbon Footprint And Paper Waste By Infusing Seeds In Paper
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Calendar To Plant: This Duo From Agra Is Reducing Carbon Footprint And Paper Waste By Infusing Seeds In Paper

Meet Sumat Nanda and Garima Capoor Nanda from Agra who introduced plantable calendar made from handmade seed paper to reduce the load of waste on the already overflowing and saturated landfills ...
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National Green Tribunal Orders Uttar Pradesh Government To Submit 25 Crores For Failure To Curb Pollution In Agra

A bench headed by National Green Tribunal Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the state government to deposit the amount with the Central Pollution Control Board ...
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Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Bareilly In Uttar Pradesh Depicts Cultural Heritage On Toilets
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Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest: Bareilly In Uttar Pradesh Depicts Cultural Heritage On Toilets

Of the total 2.5 lakh toilets in Bareilly district, administration is painting 20,000 toilets as part of the Swachh Sundar Shauchalaya Contest ...
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People of Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad Turn Barren Land Green Through Tree Plantation Drive And Determination
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People of Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad Turn Barren Land Green Through Tree Plantation Drive And Determination

Firozabad, a district of Uttar Pradesh lying in the Taj Trapezium Zone has been a district with a minuscule forest cover until the people decided to come together and bring about a change ...
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