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Oct 31, 2018
Supreme Court ban on polluting fireworks could be boon for Diwali 'green crackers'The green crackers are not eco-friendly, but 25-30 percent less polluting than regular fireworks.
Oct 30, 2018
Daily Bulletin: SC to hear Tamil Nadu's plea to modify verdict on bursting firecrackers, OnePlus 6T's India launch today; top news storiesTamil Nadu seeks additional time window to burst crackers on Diwali, OnePlus 6T to launch in India today, trial court to begin framing of charges in Malegaon blast case; top stories
Oct 25, 2018
SC order on firecrackers proof of state machinery's failure to implement existing rules; green governance exists only on paperThe Supreme Court had to issue order on bursting firecrackers is because the state machinery has failed to implement its own robust system of checks and balances over the years
Oct 20, 2017
Diwali 2017: Pollutant levels violate safe limits by 10 times in Delhi despite SC ban on sale of firecrackersA quiet and promising evening gave way to thick haze and noise as Delhi celebrated Diwali on Thursday, dashing the hopes of cracker-free festivities.
Oct 16, 2017
Mumbai Police bans flying lanterns till 14 November over fire safety concerns during DiwaliThe Mumbai Police on Monday banned the use of flying lanterns during Diwali festival to avoid any untoward incident.
Oct 11, 2017
Half-hearted ban on sale of crackers won't help: India needs sustained efforts to tackle air pollutionThe SC verdict banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi/NCR is not only difficult to implement but also strange since it has not prohibited the bursting of firecrackers
Oct 25, 2016
Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra civic bodies to follow rules on sale, storage of firecrackersThe Bombay high court today asked civic bodies in Maharashtra to strictly implement rules for firecracker storage in their respective ward areas and take action against those found guilty of violating the conditions
Oct 09, 2016
Five killed, 11 injured in explosion at Tamil Nadu firecracker unitFive labourers were killed and 11 injured on Sunday after an explosion in a firecracker unit near Villupuram, Tamil Nadu flattened the small building which housed the manufacturing facility.
Sep 28, 2012
Three charred to death in fire at Sivakasi firecracker unitThree persons were today charred to death and an equal number suffered burns in a fire mishap at an illegal cottage fireworks unit, barely three weeks after a devastating blaze in a cracker unit claimed 39 lives.
Sep 06, 2012
38 dead in fire at cracker unit at Sivakasi; owner arrestedSix people including the owner have been arrested for the blaze in a firecracker unit in Tamil Nadu's Sivakasi town that killed 38 people.