Waste(Search results - 156)
India13, Nov 2020, 4:16 PM
'No lawyers, no apology, no fine': Comic Kunal Kamra's message to SC judges
Comedian Kunal Kamra, who is facing contempt of court charges after a series of tweets criticising the Supreme Court for granting interim bail to Republic TV Editor Arnab Goswami, has refused to apologise for his remarks. Kamra took to Twitter to say, "No lawyers, no apology, no fine, no waste of space."
India23, Oct 2020, 1:06 PM
West Bengal: Durga idol immersion restricted in Ganga this year
To prevent water pollution in the Ganga, the West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) has decided not to allow idol immersion in Ganga. Even last year, the NMCG had directed the WBPCB to check idol immersion in the Ganga. However, the directive was not followed. This year, the administration has issued specific guidelines to control pollution in Ganga. The plan is to keep the synthetic liner so that the waste does not cause pollution in the water.
Lifestyle21, Sep 2020, 3:27 PM
Did you know leaving taps open could waste your money?
Yes, leaving your taps open is another way you allow your money to flow away according to vastu. Money comes to you but does not stay for a long time. If you are facing these problems, then chances are your home is repelling money and inviting wealth.
India3, Sep 2020, 4:50 PM
After imposing penalties, BBMP to turn black spots in Bengaluru into eye candy
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike identified a few black spots in the Shanthinagar and Ejipura area and planted tree saplings to get rid of the vile image it projected. This beautification process will be continuous as per the special commissioner of the BBMP, who said marshals and officials will be watching out for people dirtying the place and will impose a penalty.
Health20, Aug 2020, 7:54 PM
These leftover foods are good for your health; why waste it?
Leftovers can come in very handy, and surprisingly have health benefits that you may have been unaware of because of some chemical reactions that occur when left overnight, scientists have discovered, trim waists and improves health of skin. Here is a list of leftover foods that are good for you.
Technology14, Aug 2020, 8:16 PM
All set to bring revolution in the post-pandemic world: Manpreet Singh and his new tech strategies
Through V-Carte, he is introducing paperless and contactless business cards, which would come handy and save paper and plastic waste.
Coronavirus India10, Aug 2020, 3:39 PM
BBMP marshals are watching you; don’t step out without face mask to dump garbage
In a new attempt to remind the public about the importance of wearing face masks, the BBMP has deployed its marshalls who are equipped with challan machines at the street level. Anyone coming out without wearing face masks to dump waste, they will be fined.
India5, Aug 2020, 3:44 PM
Adequate steps not taken against waste dumping in Yamuna at Vrindavan, says NGT
The directions came while hearing of a plea by seer Madhumangal Shukla who had approached NGT against ‘illegal’ and ‘unregulated’ disposal of solid waste in Vrindavan
Coronavirus India21, Jul 2020, 5:15 PM
Bakrid: Livestock sales banned in Bengaluru; head to Hoskote, Kolar
With a rise in COVID-19 positive cases, the BBMP will not allow any gathering of livestock inside Bengaluru. However, for people to buy and offer animal sacrifice during the Bakrid festival, they can either go to Kolar or Hoskote for purchase. Keeping last year's animal waste load of about 90 tonnes, the palike will stick to last year's plan and pick the waste from designated spots and dispose of it on city’s outskirts
India20, Jul 2020, 7:54 PM
COVID-19: Bengaluru mayor begins compensation to kin of deceased pourakarmikas with Rs 10 lakh
Acknowledging the service of BBMP’s pourakarmikas and those fighting the pandemic while clearing waste in the city, the mayor of Bengaluru handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the Pourakarmika Association to hand over the same to the family of a woman pourakarmika who died of COVID-19 on July 10. According to reports, the families of four more frontline COVID warriors will also receive compensation from the BBMP.
India11, Jul 2020, 6:15 PM
Coronavirus: Bengaluru engineering students develop PPE kits disposal device
A ray of hope to ease the disposal of used PPE kits and other medical waste has risen as Bengaluru students have come up with a device for the purpose
India8, Jul 2020, 5:23 PM
IIT Jodhpur professor develops process to convert bio-oil into transport fuel
A team from IIT Jodhpur has developed a catalytic process for converting bio-oil from organic waste into transport fuel thereby paving the way for bio-refineries
India3, Jul 2020, 11:32 AM
Coronavirus: Bengaluru’s waste segregator reveals her ordeal while segregating used face masks, gloves
Let's be responsible citizens and make sure that the used masks and gloves are considered as reject waste and also wrapped in newspaper before disposal
India26, Jun 2020, 11:40 AM
Karnataka: Tahsildar’s gesture wins hearts during lockdown
Huvinahadagali Tahsildar reaching out to a distressed farmer is winning hearts in Ballari district, Karnataka. The Tahsildar while on rounds went to a farmer growing papaya and asked him not to worry as his produce is going waste due to lack of purchase and transportation due to the coronavirus lockdown. He said he will talk to the MP and sort the issue.
India19, Jun 2020, 2:24 PM
Vermicompost unit at Rs 15 lakh to help 774 parks remain healthy in Bengaluru
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike can now think of keeping its parks green as one of its own wards, has not only become self-sufficient in terms of producing manure but also can supply hundreds of kilograms to over 700 parks in Bengaluru. This, after a vermicompost unit utilising the BBMP budget was set up.