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As Its Sole Landfill Runs Out Of Life, Kolkata’s Civic Body Announces Tax Benefits For People Who Segregate Waste
Landfill Crisis Waste Management West Bengal

As Its Sole Landfill Runs Out Of Life, Kolkata’s Civic Body Announces Tax Benefits For People Who Segregate Waste

With the only landfill in the city on the verge of collapse and unable to take in anymore waste, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation will give tax incentives to people who segregate and compost waste inside their residential premises ...
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Tridhara Toilet
Features West Bengal

A 21-Year-Old Is Bringing In Positive Change In Kolkata’s Public Toilets By Making Them Transgender-Friendly

While the Centre has allowed transgender people to use either male or female toilets as per their choice, the community is still often not allowed access to public toilets ...
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Wetlands Become A Subject Of Studies At IIT Kharagpur and Indiana University Of Pennsylvania
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Wetlands Become A Subject Of Studies At IIT Kharagpur and Indiana University Of Pennsylvania

A joint team of IIT Kharagpur and Indiana University of Pennsylvania will study the wetlands of Kolkata which are shrinking in size ...
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Kolkata’s Natural Cleansing Wetlands Under Threat: Experts
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Kolkata’s Natural Cleansing Wetlands Under Threat: Experts

The West Bengal government plans to build a Rs 600-crore flyover which will hamper East Kolkata Wetlands ...
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