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Aug 02, 2019
Pakistan's love affair with plastic is chocking the country and its environmentFrom 14 August, plastic bags will be banned in Islamabad and violators will be subjected to heavy fines.
Jun 07, 2019
Jet fuel and diesel can now be made from plastic bags, water bottles & daily wasteScientists believe that farmers can use this technique to make diesel, to fuel their tractors, on their farms.
Sep 10, 2018
World's largest patch of plastic in Pacific to be cleaned up in a massive effortThe effort aims to remove 50 percent of the 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' over five years.
Jun 23, 2018
Ban on plastic: Bags and throwaways are an indulgence, but a guiltless dependence on straws will sink the planetPlastic is an intimate friend of ours, one with whom we interact every few hours. You, me, the kids, everybody is involved in this. Look around you in your house, and you will realise the extent to which plastic rules our lives.
Dec 19, 2017
Goa to ban plastic bags from May 2018; state to be free of garbage by December, says Manohar ParrikarGoa government has decided to ban plastic bags in the coastal state from May next year, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday.
Oct 09, 2017
Lack of local resources meant bodies from Tawang chopper crash had to be sent back in plastic sacksThe bodies belonged to those onboard the ill-fated Mi-17 helicopter, which crashed in the Tawang region of Arunachal Pradesh and killed all seven personnel.
May 31, 2017
Goa to impose fine of Rs 5,000 on plastic bags from July: Manohar ParrikarPeople buying or selling plastic bags in Goa will have to pay a hefty fine of upto Rs 5,000 in Goa.
Jul 01, 2016
Drive away monsoon blues for your smartphone with waterproof pouches and damage protectionThe respite from the heat is a welcome, but you also dread getting caught up in the unceremonious situation with the heavy downpour, inundated roads and choc-a-block traffic.
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Alcohol to aerated drinks, here's what will get more expensive this yearThe Union Budget 2015 has been presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and as always something are going to get more expensive post the budget.
Dec 11, 2014
No proposal to ban manufacture or use of plastic bags, says govtThere is no proposal to ban manufacture and use of plastic bags, the Rajya Sabha was informed.