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Bhopal gas tragedy: Toxic waste disposal still awaited

Bhopal gas tragedy: Toxic waste disposal still awaited

28 Nov 2014

Bhopal: The toxic waste after the Bhopal Gas tragedy lying at the Union Carbide plant here is still awaiting disposal, even after 29 years of the world's worst industrial disaster, amid concerns of air and water pollution.

Bhopal gas tragedy,   Union Carbide plant,   industrial disaster,   Bhopal,   Madhya Pradesh High Court,   water pollution,   ,  
Gujarat gets Rs 444.44 crore to conserve Sabarmati <strong>river</strong>

Gujarat gets Rs 444.44 crore to conserve Sabarmati river

28 Nov 2014

Ahmedabad: The Central government has approved a grant of Rs 444.44 crore for the second phase of Sabarmati River Conservation Project.

Sabarmati river,   Sabarmati River Conservation Project,   Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation,   AMC sewage treatment plant,   Central Public Health,  
Government says taking steps to prevent air <strong>pollution</strong>-related deaths

Government says taking steps to prevent air pollution-related deaths

27 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Amid concerns over rising air pollution in the national capital, the Government on Thursday said it has taken various measures to prevent mortality arising out of such a situation.

air pollution deaths,   Delhi air pollution,   mortality,   Prakash Javadekar,   Rajya Sabha,   Central Pollution Control Board,  
Vehicles aging over 15 years won't be allowed to ply in Delhi: NGT

Vehicles aging over 15 years won't be allowed to ply in Delhi: NGT

27 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Expressing displeasure over increasing pollution in the national capital, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) held that all vehicles aging more than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the city roads.

pollution,   pollution in Delhi,   National Green Tribunal,   NGT,   Delhi traffic,   pollution in India,   Pollution check in Delhi,  
Government to form teams to identify source of Ganga <strong>pollution</strong>

Government to form teams to identify source of Ganga pollution

02 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Expediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project of cleansing the Ganga, the Centre will be constituting 25 special teams to check the source of pollution of the holy river so that further action could be taken accordingly.

New Delhi,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   Ganga River,   Centre,   source of pollution,   holy river,  
Inter-linking of <strong>river</strong> will enhance irrigation facilities: Uma Bharti

Inter-linking of river will enhance irrigation facilities: Uma Bharti

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi:  Emphasising the need for inter- linking of rivers in the country, Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharati on Thursday said the project would bring about 90 percent of arable land under irrigation.

Uma Bharti,   Jal Manthan,   Chaudhary Birender Singh,   River Ganga,   rejuvenation of Ganga,   ,  
<strong>River</strong> cruise on Gujarat's Sabarmati soon

River cruise on Gujarat's Sabarmati soon

17 Nov 2014

Ahmedabad: Adding to the exotic charm of Sabarmati waterfront-- Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project-- civic authorities here have decided to launch a cruise or a floating restaurant facility.

SRFDCL,   Narendra Modi,   Sabarmati waterfront,   Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation,  
Panel reviewing green laws for reducing role of inspectors

Panel reviewing green laws for reducing role of inspectors

18 Nov 2014

New Delhi: A high-level committee formed to review green laws has recommended reduction of role of inspectors in approving plans and monitoring air and water pollution. The panel formed in August this year, submitted its recommendation report to Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday and said that they have suggested measures to preserve the environment but at the same time make development much easier.

Environment Minister,   Prakash Javadekar,   committee for green laws,   inspectors,   air pollution,   water pollution,   environment preservation,  
We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Karnataka government on Thursday said it has the right to construct a dam on the Cauvery river without violating the order of Cauvery River Water Tribunal.

Cauvery River Water Tribunal,   Karnataka government,   Karnataka,   Cauvery river,   dam construction,   M B Patil,   EoI,  
Air <strong>pollution</strong> increases <strong>river</strong>-flows: Study

Air pollution increases river-flows: Study

07 Oct 2014

London: Air pollution has had a significant impact on the amount of water flowing through many rivers in the northern hemisphere, a new study has found.

Air pollution,   river-flows,   aerosols,   environment,   climate change,  

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