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Used PPEs, gloves, masks pile up in Delhi crematoriums; lack of public awareness leaves city facing biomedical waste crisis
India

Used PPEs, gloves, masks pile up in Delhi crematoriums; lack of public awareness leaves city facing biomedical waste crisis

In Delhi, there has been no awareness building around COVID-generated biomedical waste and how to safely deal with it.

India’s megacities, Mumbai and Delhi, are currently sitting on a huge pile of waste
India

India’s megacities, Mumbai and Delhi, are currently sitting on a huge pile of waste

Mumbai and Delhi are India’s top two megacities in terms of the solid waste generated every day.

Global warming affects Mt Everest, exposes 10 tonnes of garbage and human remains
science

Global warming affects Mt Everest, exposes 10 tonnes of garbage and human remains

Many people who climb the mountain pay very little attention to the ugly footprint they leave behind.

Climate change isn't the only thing affecting Everest – bodies, trash and poop are too
science

Climate change isn't the only thing affecting Everest – bodies, trash and poop are too

A 14-member team has been tasked with tidying up Everest, the world's highest dumping ground.

Polar bear invasion of Russian town ends after 10 days with help from authorities
science

Polar bear invasion of Russian town ends after 10 days with help from authorities

Polar bears affected by melting Arctic ice are forced to spend more time on land to compete for food.

The Ocean Cleanup project dispatches 600-metre-long trash collection device to clean Great Pacific Garbage Patch
World

The Ocean Cleanup project dispatches 600-metre-long trash collection device to clean Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The system was created by The Ocean Cleanup, an organization founded by Boyan Slat, a 24-year-old innovator from the Netherlands who first became passionate about cleaning the oceans when he went scuba diving at age 16 in the Mediterranean Sea and saw more plastic bags than fish.

Garbage movie review: Q's new film favours provocation over strong characterisation, storytelling
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Garbage movie review: Q's new film favours provocation over strong characterisation, storytelling

Had it not been for Tanmay Dhanania and Trimala Adhikari’s strong performances, Garbage would have run out of steam way before it does.

Netflix acquires worldwide streaming rights of Qaushiq Mukherjee's psychological thriller Garbage
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Netflix acquires worldwide streaming rights of Qaushiq Mukherjee's psychological thriller Garbage

Co-produced under the banners of Oddjoint and Karma Entertainment & Media, Garbage is set to stream on Netflix later this year.

Mumbai rain: Marine Drive drowns in garbage as high tide throws up nearly 361 tonnes of trash along promenade
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Mumbai rain: Marine Drive drowns in garbage as high tide throws up nearly 361 tonnes of trash along promenade

Mumbai on Saturday witnessed the second highest tide of the season at 4.96 metres, causing shantytowns close to the coast to flood.

'You say you are Superman, but you don't do anything': SC slams Delhi L-G over garbage woes in capital
India

'You say you are Superman, but you don't do anything': SC slams Delhi L-G over garbage woes in capital

The bench directed the office of the LG to file an affidavit by 16 July indicating the time frame on the steps it is supposed to take to deal with the situation.

World Environment Day 2018 focusses on India this year as slums in New Delhi drown in sea of plastic
India

World Environment Day 2018 focusses on India this year as slums in New Delhi drown in sea of plastic

A sea of plastic spreads through the slum of New Delhi's Taimur Nagar, a symbol of the grime and waste that makes the National Capital one of the world's most polluted cities.

Delhi's Ashok Nagar residents continue to wallow in neglect as EDMC fails to implement scientific waste management
India

Delhi's Ashok Nagar residents continue to wallow in neglect as EDMC fails to implement scientific waste management

Delhi's Ashok Nagar, one of the colonies under the East Delhi Municipal Corporation, has a severe waste management and disposal problem.

Maharashtra plastic ban: Govt seems determined to implement 18 March order, here's all you need to know
India

Maharashtra plastic ban: Govt seems determined to implement 18 March order, here's all you need to know

The Maharashtra government's decision to ban "manufacture, sale, use, distribution and storage" of several plastic goods and materials has attracted much attention with aggrieved industries terming it as an arbitrary step while environmentalists championing it as a much-needed effort to curb generation of plastic waste

Mumbai housing societies that don't segregate garbage may soon face electricity, water cuts: BMC
India

Mumbai housing societies that don't segregate garbage may soon face electricity, water cuts: BMC

Housing societies in Mumbai which aren't segregating their wet and dry garbage may be in for a rude shock, with the BMC initiating stringent punitive measures against them

Berlinale 2018: Director Q says Garbage explores love as a brutal emotion and how violence affects sexuality
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Berlinale 2018: Director Q says Garbage explores love as a brutal emotion and how violence affects sexuality

Qaushiq Mukherjee, aka Q, has long been the 'Bad Boy' of Indian cinema. Like his previous work, Berlinale contender Garbage, too, is polemic and provocative

Berlin Film Festival 2018: Q's Garbage, Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs, Matangi/Maya/M.I.A and other highlights
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Berlin Film Festival 2018: Q's Garbage, Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs, Matangi/Maya/M.I.A and other highlights

The festival's opening film is Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs, but among other buzz-worthy films are Q's Garbage and Steve Loveridge's documentrary Matangi/Maya/M.I.A.

Goa to enact law to make drinking in public places illegal, says Manohar Parrikar
India

Goa to enact law to make drinking in public places illegal, says Manohar Parrikar

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said a new law will be enacted to make drinking in public places a punishable offence in the state.

'You're unable to clear garbage from schools, what education will you impart': Delhi HC raps AAP govt, municipal corporations
India

'You're unable to clear garbage from schools, what education will you impart': Delhi HC raps AAP govt, municipal corporations

What kind of education will you impart, if you are unable to remove garbage from your schools — the Delhi High Court asked the AAP government and the MCDs.

Watch: East Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill continues to operate despite orders for its closure
India

Watch: East Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill continues to operate despite orders for its closure

Despite Lieutenant Governor General Anil Baijal’s orders to stop dumping solid waste at the Ghazipur landfill, about 1200 trucks still arrive daily.

Ghazipur landfill collapse: NGT raps AAP govt for killing people of Delhi 'under hill of garbage'
India

Ghazipur landfill collapse: NGT raps AAP govt for killing people of Delhi 'under hill of garbage'

NGT issued show cause notices to the Delhi government, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) and others over the Ghazipur landfill collapse.