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Dumping of e-waste by western countries is endangering lives of Thailand's villagers
News & Analysis

Dumping of e-waste by western countries is endangering lives of Thailand's villagers

Each year, 50 million tons of e-waste are produced globally, according to the United Nations

Fire at Kalyan dumping ground: Residents evacuated, no casualties reported
India

Fire at Kalyan dumping ground: Residents evacuated, no casualties reported

On Tuesday, a major fire broke out in the Adharwadi dumping ground in Kalyan where the local residents had trouble breathing, but no casualties were reported.

Waste management is imperative in Delhi as the national capital inches closer to another Deonar
India

Waste management is imperative in Delhi as the national capital inches closer to another Deonar

The Deonar dumping ground fire in Mumbai has not just exposed the fast deteriorating living conditions in India’s financial capital but also rung the alarm bells for the most notoriously polluted city of India — Delhi.

Fire breaks out yet again at Deonar dumping ground in Mumbai
Mumbai

Fire breaks out yet again at Deonar dumping ground in Mumbai

A fire that broke out at Deonar dumping ground in the eastern suburbs of the city is still raging, civic officials said on Sunday.

The Silent Killer: Fouled by trash fire, Mumbai air still 95% better than Delhi
Mumbai

The Silent Killer: Fouled by trash fire, Mumbai air still 95% better than Delhi

Large enough to be seen from space, the fire from a burning garbage dump on Mumbai’s eastern edge shut schools, but the city’s air-pollution levels were almost twice as good–relatively speaking–as Delhi’s, according to data from IndiaSpend’s #Breathe air-quality sensors.