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May 26, 2017
Watch: Where all of Mumbai’s medical waste goesArray
May 22, 2017
Environment ministry will address contentious issues in "scientific" manner: Harsh VardhanUnion minister Harsh Vardhan discussed the challenges India faces after taking charge as environment minister following the death of Anil Madhav Dave last week
May 18, 2017
Ragpickers are critical to clean India's 62 mn tonnes waste: It's time to recognise their effortsRagpickers help clean up a significant proportion of the 62 million tonnes of waste generated annually in India, but despite that they are ill-treated often work without any job security or help from the government
May 05, 2017
Swachh Survekshan Survey 2017: Why Kerala must take its dismal ranking very seriouslyKerala claims to be the cleanest and greenest state in India, assuming exotic sobriquets for itself, but for the second year in a row, it hasn’t impressed the Union Government’s Swachh Survekshan Survey
Apr 28, 2016
Nitin Gadkari, a man who can't stop dreaming of an Indian wonderland: A Firstpost exclusiveIndia will be a changed place in terms of infrastructure before 2019, Nitin Gadkari said during a 50-minute exclusive interview with Firstpost
Apr 14, 2016
India has more environmental conflicts than any other countryThere are more environmental conflicts in India than any other country, and more clashes are over water (27%) than any other cause
Mar 27, 2016
Waste management is imperative in Delhi as the national capital inches closer to another DeonarThe 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.
Mar 22, 2016
The Deonar fire: Why can't Mumbai be smarter and manage its waste like the Swedes do?Deonar fire: Mumbai could do much better, since this city alone produces much more waste than Sweden does.
Feb 20, 2016
My garbage is now my concern: Why Bengaluru is changing its attitude towards waste segregationThe residents of Bengaluru have begun taking responsibility for their own garbage and reclaiming their city.
Jan 29, 2016
The Smart City series: Young at 60, Bhubaneswar gears up to challenge with new districtThe project funds will be sourced from Smart City Mission Fund, Central schemes, public-private partnerships, Infrastructure Development Funds and through commercial borrowings Asian Development Bank.