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On day two, protest against dumping site reaches SDMC LoH’s doors

The residents are agitated over the unabated dumping of garbage at the vacant land opposite Golf Lin...

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Greater Noida: Garbage burning reported from Cherry County

As per the National Green Tribunal (NGT) guidelines, burning of waste in open places is banned....

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Dwarka: Vigilante residents sit on vacant land to save it from garbage

Residents protested for more than three hours. SDMC officials visited the spot to pacify the situati...

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Gurugram: New Administrator for CHD Avenue to end the residents' woes

Employees of the society get salary dues, are likely to end the strike....

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After authorities turn deaf ear, exasperated Vipul Lavanya residents repair road

After the repair works for the day got completed, around 1.5 km stretch of the Gurugram based road w...

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GreNo: Saya Zion residents regularly serve food to needy

This month, the residents had ordered 140 kg cooked rice and 180 kg of kadhi....

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Dwarka: Residents protest against garbage dumping in vacant land

Residents, wearing masks and holding a banner, staged the protest at the site in morning hours....

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Noida: Sec 35, Shatabdi Vihar residents carry out Safaigiri

Residents of both the sectors collected garbage from each corner of their residential pockets....

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Dwarka: Filthy dustbins prompt haphazard maintenance by SDMC

There has been serious lapses from SDMC when it comes to maintaining these dustbins effectively. &n...

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Odd-even scheme in Delhi from Nov 4 to 15: Kejriwal

The vehicle restricting formula will be introduced from November 4 to November 15 in the capital....

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CEO Noida Authority flags off anti-plastic drive

The first phase of the drive will go on for 21 days between September 11 and October 1....

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No-Bachelor Tenants Allowed!

Single? No, No, we have 'No-Bachelor' policy in our society. ...

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Dwarka: Residents, civic authorities hold interactive session

They discussed various issues including dark streets, security in the area, poor roads, garbage...

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Noida authority to launch drive to make city plastic free

All the plastic materials will be collected and stored at an identified location for dispatching the...

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Dwarka: Temporary play ground scheme of DDA failed to connect RWAs

DDA failed to provide equipments and other facilities in the playground. ...

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Dwarka: Sector 13 Dhalao awaits for authority's attention

Residents have been protesting against mismanagement of the Dhalao....

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Gurugram residents raise concern over open dumping and burning of garbage

The residents informed CitySpidey that the situation is gave in both Old Gurugram and the newly deve...

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Dwarka: Temporary play areas developed by DDA lie neglected

The temporary playground's developed by DDA in Dwarka area lie in negligent conditions....

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GreNo: Radicon Vedantam residents staged protest for basic facilities

The homebuyers were given no occupancy certificate (OC) or parking allotment papers....

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Dwarka: Metro View Apartment to stage protest over mismanaged Dhalao at Sec 13

The RWA alleged that the SDMC has failed to maintain the Dhalao....

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GreNo: Gaur City-2 residents annoyed over basement turned into dump yard

The solid waste is segregated into recyclable and non-recyclable waste in the plant and then it is s...

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Raj Nagar Extn: Garbage dump force Charms Castle residents keep balconies shut

The ground is next to the boundary of the society and is filled with trash....

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Workshop on solid waste management, rain water harvesting held in Noida

Residents also suggested ways to improve the existing door to door to the garbage collection system ...

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Noida: Century Apartment residents participate in 'Safaigiri'

Wearing gloves, residents scanned each corner of their residential pockets and picked waste dum...

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GreNo: Panchsheel Hynish residents living in nightmare instead of 'dream home'

As per the residents, there is no elevator maintenance agreement (AMC) or testing stickers in the li...

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GreNo: Conflict between management, Ajnara Homes residents escalates

Residents alleged that the management of the society is cutting maintenance and electricity charges ...

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Noida: Shiv Shakti Enclave residents protest after 24 hrs eviction notice served

The residents have also been booked for illegally acquiring and encroaching land....

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Amrapali Zodiac residents are true 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'

Residents at the four towers, A, B, Q, and R, are putting efforts to make the place liveable.&n...

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Noida: Antriksh Nature residents complain against piled up garbage

It causes huge inconvenience to those visiting the temple as it stinks horribly. ...

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New 'Chowkidar' in form of mobile safety app

Apart from providing safety to the users, the app also makes them vigilantes, who can provide help t...

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Noida: Residents of high-rises of sector 75 living in low standards

Residents of sector 75 are living in shiny apartments with not even bare minimum facilities, bad mai...

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NGT directs formation of committee to clear garbage from Shakti Khand

The National Green Tribunal has directed formation of a five-member committee that would prepare an ...

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Noida: Today Homes Ridge Residency residents living with inadequate facilities

Four years after the flats possession was handed over in October 2015, nothing much seems to have ch...

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Noida: Homes-121 turns into dump yard

Noida Industrial Development Authority has recently started door to door waste collection in Noida.&...

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Dwarka: SDMC not picking garbage for past 2-3 days, allege Sector 22 residents

As proof of their claims, they even clicked and shared pictures of the overflowing dustbins....

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Gurugram: Four women from DLF Magnolias hold workshop on waste management

The group of women and Ecogreen has been organising such workshops to train and educate more th...

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Dwarka: SDMC's ban on plastic bags, Herculean task to impose in weekly markets

These thin bags come at cheap rates and are easily available in weekly markets....

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Gurugram: Suncity residents meet joint commissioner of MCG to discuss key issues

During the meeting, the residents discussed issues including, repairing of STP plant, provision to w...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: SDMC should do something for cattle menace in Dwarka

Their presence on roads is not only dangerous for the commuters but for them also....

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What makes Ahinsa Khand II most expensive slum of Indirapuram?

Though the area is said to be a posh area having many costly housing societies, but it hardly looks ...

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Gurugram: Park View City-1 residents convert garbage into resource

The society has been recently recognised by the district administration for adopting best waste mana...

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GreNo: Waterlogged basement turns into mosquito breeding site at Eco Village-2

According to the residents, last week's rainwater is stuck in the basement area and the manageme...

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To reduce usage of polybags, Noida comes out with 'Say No to Plastic' initiative

On the occasion, Ritu Maheshwari, chief executive officer of the authority distributed cloth bags to...

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Resident Speak: Dump yard at sector 7 Dwarka irk residents

Even the roadsides near the dump yard have turned into a dumping zone....

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Gurugram: Silver Oaks residents carried out a plantation drive

The drive was a part of their beautification of green belt initiative.  ...

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Dwarka: Stray animals posing threat to road users

People are sharing photographs in their Whatsapp groups with location and asking the authorities, es...

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NEFOMA flags city mess in front of authorities

The issues ranged from city infrastructure to an open garbage pit....

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Dwarka volunteers clean Shyam Vatika park

The resident volunteers will soon initiate cleaning of water bodies in Sector 7....

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Vacant plot in Dwarka sector 10 becomes nuisance for society

There are chances of mosquito breeding and spread of vector borne diseases. ...

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Dwarka Garbage Crisis: Dhalao at sector 5 troubling residents

The dumyard falls on road number 202, where the wet and dry waste is lying unchecked....

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Resident Speak: Damaged footpaths reason of concern for Dwarka residents

Due to the unmaintained pedestrian path people have now started throwing garbage in that stretch....

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Dwarka residents annoyed over garbage thrown in vacant plots

People are dumping garbage around as municipal corporation has not designated any place it....

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Greater Noida Authority soon to fine contractors

 A contractor was fined with Rs 2 lakh for a defunct fountain, at a road connecting Noida and G...

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Dwarka sector 13 residents face garbage crisis

They claim that the authorities have failed to maintain the nearby ‘dhalao.'...

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SDMC promises Dwarka residents of proper garbage management

In the meeting held today at Kamaljeet Sehrawat's house, Dwarka Forum discussed and briefed her ...

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Noida: Urbtech Xavier residents frustrated over terrible parking area

Despite raising the issue with the Noida Authority and the builder, no action has been taken so...

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Raj Nagar Extn: Vacant plot becomes nuisance for residents of KW Srishti

Vendors organise a weekly market of fruits and vegetables at this plot every Sunday. ...

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Noida: Jaypee Wish Town residents complain against stray dogs menace

The residents claimed that the cases of dog attacks on children have become more frequent....

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Sewer overflow at markets very common in Dwarka

Residents living near to the markets and the visitors said that problem started cropping up after th...

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Indirapuram: New RWA board formed after election at Shipra Riviera

Fifteen contestants won and formed RWA board for the coming year....

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Things go haywire with ill-maintained hanging dustbins in Dwarka

With rain, the filth has exaggerated and it is causing foul smell in the area....

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CitySpidey Impact: Salaries of Shipra Estate housekeeping staff released

Days after continuous strike of the housekeeping staff  the building agency has finally release...

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Indirapuram: Shipra Estate delays salary, housekeeping staff on strike

Due to the strike by workers, inadequate cleaning residents of Shipra Krishna Vista, Shipra Srishti,...

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GreNo: Green Arch residents express concern over dumping zone at their backyard

With monsoon season knocking at the city's doors, residents are afraid that the waste would caus...

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Dwarka: Adjacent ill-maintained area cause of concern for Gangotri Apartments

RWA said that DDA officials were not serious about the maintenance of that green area....

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NGT refuses to review its order of penalties on Gurugram builders

The plea was filed by residents of Sushant Lok 2 and 3 in Gurugram who stated that the builders have...

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GMC's latest demand acts as impediment to much-awaited Indirapuram's handover

The process of handover had started in October 2018 when GDA had set up a committee....

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New CEO takes charge of Noida Development Authority

Home buyers of delayed group housing projects in Noida now may expect some relief...

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Trident Embassy: Rotten waste in basement makes life hell for residents

Residents alleged that from last four to five months, house keeping management has been pathetic in ...

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Cleanliness issues on rise, wake up call for Noida Authority

The builder is not answerable for the waste and litter around Arihant Ambar society...

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Dwarka: Garbage dump near Brahma Apartments turns nuisance for residents

A spot on the side of the road has turned into a garbage heap. People also claimed that there was bu...

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Dwarka: Damaged roads in front of societies irk residents of Sector 3

Residents of Sector 3, Dwarka have been facing a tough time due to bad condition of roads outside th...

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Resident complains, Noida Authority acts but 'issue' still persists!

Amit Parikh, a resident of Amrapali Sapphire, tagged Noida Authority twice, posting multiple picture...

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Gzb: AOA of Shipra Sun City Phase 1 conducts cleanliness drive. SEE PICS

The drive took place between 8 and 11 am. During the drive, garbage was collected. Wires of spot ele...

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Choked drain annoys residents of Noida's Supertech Capetown; complaint filed

Residents of this high-rise have raised this issue with the officials of the Noida Authority via Twi...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'How much time does SDMC need to manage waste in Dwarka'

A resident of Sector 14 and a corporate professional, Shubhra, is irked by the poor management of th...

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Poorly maintained park irks residents of ATS Greens 2; Noida Authority callous!

"Heaps of garbage has turned the park, besides A-57 in Block-A of the sector, into a dumping gr...

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Gardenia Square: Nine members elected unopposed to AOA board

Nine nominations were filed for nine positions. Four new faces made their way to the new AoA....

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Gurugram: Waste management firm Ecogreen fined Rs 19 cr for 'negligence'

The civic body concerned has imposed a hefty fine on the Singaporean firm following complaints made ...

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Dwarka: Odd placement of benches, boom barrier troubles Sec 18 residents

Following the complaints made by the residents, area inspector Archana Andley assured them of visiti...

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With AQI at 276, pollution suffocates Dwarka yet again!

According to the latest data released by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the AQI was 244...

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Noida: Piles of garbage make life difficult for residents at Sec 119

Annoyed with the scene from where hazardous smell is coming out, residents said that garbage packets...

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6 months gone, is GMDA's promise to restore MG Road a 'sham'?

The development authority in December last year announced that repair and maintenance work of 12 str...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Issues galore at Ecovillage-II; developer turns deaf ear

Every other day, someone gets stuck in the lift but there is no effort from the builder to repair it...

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Noida Authority imposes fines on people found littering on road

With the penalties, the officials have sent out a message that dumping garbage in public places will...

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GreNo Authority to demolish illegal constructions occupying Yamuna, Hindon banks

The demolition work will begin once the detailed report is submitted to the officials concerned....

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'Noida residents will get door-to-door waste collection service from June 30'

Earlier, the Noida Authority had set a deadline to implement the service by June 1. ...

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GB Nagar: CM talks tough on home buyers' issue; warns developers of action

More than 94 projects are stuck in Noida and Greater Noida for the past 8 years. The flat owners hav...

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Gzb Municipal Corporation presents Rs 1,038 crore budget for 2019-20

The current budget is Rs 265 crore higher than last year’s figures. However, it has still rece...

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GMC rejects long-pending transfer of Indirapuram yet again

Sources confirmed that the rejection came after reluctance of councillors of the area and lack of co...

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UP committee expresses concern over violation of waste management rules

UP monitoring committee found  that the procedure being followed for management of waste in the...

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Massive fire at dump yard near Mohan Nagar Link Road but who is igniting it?

The incident took place on Tuesday evening....

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Raj Nagar Extn: Garbage sways on road making things scary for commuters

Two-wheeler riders complained that garbage gets stuck on the tyres making them vulnerable for an acc...

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SDMC starts collecting 'segregated waste' from societies across Dwarka

"Societies across the area have been asked to take necessary actions and impose a penalty again...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a look back at the week through the eyes of the Twitterati....

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Dwarka: Colloquium on waste management organised at National Law University

Several experts including the founder of cleanliness NGO Parmarthi attended the seminar and made the...

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Proposed 'landfill site' at Noida's Sector 123 left in limbo

Following the protest made by the residents and villagers, the Noida Authority was forced to drop th...

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A lesson to be learned by Noidaites on Environment Day. SEE PICS

It is the responsibility of each one of us, residing in the city, to cooperate with the local admini...

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MCG conducts drive for effective addressal of civic issues

According to the Senior Sanitation Inspector of MCG, Rishi Malik, “We want to encourage people...

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Crossings Republik: Panchsheel Wellington fined Rs 50,000 for not managing waste

A team of officials from the Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation had found irregularities in waste dispo...

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Gurugram: Burning of garbage causes air pollution at Sec 65

Recently, there have been continuous dumping of garbage in front of Sector 65 substation in Gurugram...

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'Parmarthi - Ek Prayatna' gets huge accolades for cleaning activities in Dwarka

Ravi Tandon's inclination towards philanthropy drove him towards doing something good for the so...

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Even as heaps of garbage grow, MCG blames residents for Gurugram’s waste woes

City Spidey talks to senior sanitation inspector (SSI) of Municipal Corporation of Gurugram, Rishi M...

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Open burning of garbage continues unabated in Indirapuram

On Saturday afternoon, dense smoke was seen emanating from a green belt behind Divyansh Pratham soci...

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Gurugram: Dumping of waste at green belt causes serious issues in Sec 18

Huge dumping of garbage was reported from the Cabinet Sectt campus at plot number 89/A in Sector 18 ...

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Elections over but garbage related issues are not in Dwarka!

It has been a long-pending issue which should be addressed and resolved as soon as possible....

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a lookback at the week through the eyes of the Twitterati....

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Piles of garbage, unkept dhalao in Dwarka's Sec 13 raise serious concerns

Despite several complaints made by the residents and news reports by media in this regard, the state...

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Dwarka: Collection of segregated waste begins in Sector 23

The SDMC with the help of RWAs and management of several societies took a similar initiative in the ...

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Gurugram: Residents miffed with MCG due to improper waste collection at Sec 22

The Eco Green company is making a mockery of the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan. There is waste and garbage i...

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Green Arch: Hassled with issues, residents demand change of maintenance dept

In a letter written to the builder who is carrying out the housing keeping and other maintenance, re...

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Soon, robots may clean sewers in Greater Noida

Greater Noida Authority is planning to buy robots developed by a group of students from Hyderabad....

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Dwarka: Muck left on roads after desilting in Sector 4 irks residents

The residents complained that the silt removed from the main drain has been left piled up along road...

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NEFOWA requests GreNo Authority to provide manpower for cleaning of roads

NEFOWA mentioned that there is no contract for cleaning of service roads and internal sector roads....

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Gurugram: Residents of Sector 22B miffed as upkeep firm fails to pick up garbage

RWA members said that Ecogreen – hired by the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram – hasn&#...

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Dwarka: Burning of leaves, garbage continues unabated

The worst affected from the menace are morning walkers and those living in societies located close t...

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I’puram residents will now have to pay for door-to-door garbage collection

According to GDA officials, the charges will depend upon the size of flats and will be implemented b...

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Waste burning near school in Sec 14 shows sad state of affairs in Dwarka

It is a long-pending issue but unfortunately, neither the civic body concerned nor the general publi...

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Gurugram: Vastu Apartment shows the way on eco-friendly composting

The society has been segregating dry and wet waste for the past four years now. In its composting un...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Dhalao made in Dwarka's Sec 16B needs immediate attention'

Though a dhalao was made a couple of years back under the Clean India mission, its 'mainten...

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Colourful bougainvillea has a new address in Dwarka

A bougainvillea garden has been developed in Sector 19 where 7,000 varieties of the climber have alr...

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Noida Authority tells gated societies to take onus of waste disposal

Officials at Noida Authority said notice will be served to group housing societies, built over plot ...

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“Don’t burn dry leaves; they can be turned into natural manure”

SK Malik, environment expert from Dwarka, speaks on how dry fallen leaves aren’t waste but nat...

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Noida RG Residency: Builder removes upkeep staff, residents suffer

The residents of the high rise in Sector 120 said that the builder has removed housekeeping staff fr...

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Dwarka: Burning of waste, dry leaves rampant in Sec 14; authority 'callous'

The situation is grave and everyone knows it but who will take the onus for this mess? Do share and ...

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Dry leaves becoming nuisance for Dwarka residents; civic agencies blamed

People across the area call it a total failure on the part of DDA, SDMC and MCD. They want these civ...

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Green belt near Nirvana Country, Gurugram, turns dumping spot

Roma Vinayak, a resident of Espace in Nirvana Country, says that the illegal dumping of waste in the...

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Dwarka: SDMC's claim to make Sec 22, 23 model sectors in waste mgmt falls flat

"SDMC should adopt a very serious approach so that waste management does not seem to be a dista...

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Compact garbage stations at 40 spots across Noida soon

Besides CCTV cameras, the authority concerned has planned to set up a control room to monitor work a...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Green belt in Dwarka Sec 23 needs immediate attention'

"Being an RTI activist, I have been following up the issue with the DDA but nothing has happene...

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New landfill site on the anvil; expected to reduce burden on Ghazipur

Ghazipur landfill site was overburdened and it was proved when it fell down on the adjacent road cau...

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Burning of waste continues unabated in Dwarka

Even though the burning of dry horticulture waste and leaves is prohibited under the law, the reside...

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Dwarka: Sec 7 residents resort to open garbage dumping; demand dedicated space

There was a dhalao earlier but due to some issues, it has been demolished. This has forced peop...

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Dream flats in Ajnara Gen X turn into residents’ nightmare

The residents are facing problems of crack developing in building, seepage in basement, malfunc...

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SDMC fails miserably in managing waste in market areas, say Dwarka residents

Residents are of the view the civic body concerned is not strict enough to take action against ...

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I’puram: GDA proposes vending zones inside societies; RWAs unhappy

To curb roadside encroachment, the Ghaziabad Development Authority has proposed that societies shoul...

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Despite cleanliness drives, garbage scattered on sides of roads in Noida, GreNo

It was seen that the road along with the boundary walls of societies in sectors 70 and 71 were fille...

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Dwarka: Scattered garbage near Sector 4 market irks all! WATCH VIDEO

It is high time the locals, civic body concerned and the public, in general, take this issue serious...

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Garbage issue: Residents of Noida Sec 62 avoid morning, evening walks

Ironically, Noida scored 150th rank in the Swachh Survekshan 2019!...

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Boundary of Sector 5 market in Dwarka lies in neglect: WATCH VIDEO

Most of the plants have withered away and the area is full of garbage and construction waste....

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Watch: Scattered garbage becomes common sight at Sec 4 market in Dwarka

The dumping of garbage at this road is so high that scattered garbage can be seen hours after clean ...

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Noida ranks 150th in Swachh Survekshan 2019

The city scored 2594.64 out of a total score of 5,000. However, it was an improvement from last year...

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Indirapuram: Filthy sights irk Mahagun Mansion 1 residents; GDA under scanner

On one hand, where it is mocking the Swacch Bharat campaign of the government, the spot, on the othe...

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Noida Authority extends garbage-disposal facilities to 22 more sectors

Noida Authority has hired an agency for the work, and the agency started door-to-door lifting from J...

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Gaur City 5th Avenue: Residents want AOA elections after board examinations

The residents expressed their unhappiness over the suggested dates for the AOA election as it coinci...

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Miffed residents of Gaur City Avenue dump garbage at maintenance office

Increasing maintenance charges and delay in the formation of AOA are the key reasons for the conflic...

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Noida: Sector 51 RWA carries out cleanliness drive in the area

The residents, with the help of police, also participated in an anti-encroachment drive against ille...

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Gurgaon: Residents of Mahindra Aura show the way in waste management

Nearly 600 families reside in the society and all of them follow the instructions laid by the manage...

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Gurgaon: MCG served notice over illegal dumpyard in Ghata

A big dumping yard has come up along the Rajesh Pilot Marg near Ghata over the past seven months....

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Corporation is doing nothing to maintain the dustbins'

Sushil Kumar,  president Dwarka Forum, speaks on how plastic dustbins placed thoughtlessly, and...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Don't our children deserve a cleaner Earth?'

The writer is a resident of BPTP Park Prime in Sector 66, Gurgaon. She talks of our contributio...

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Overflowing dustbins become common sight in Dwarka

The dustbins can be seen overflowing in market areas, in front of societies, along roads and near bu...

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Dwarka: No respite from garbage burning yet; civic agencies’ claims exposed!

It is important to note that a team of Dwarka Forum on Thursday met chief engineer RK Singh and hand...

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Dwarka Forum team meets chief engineer; raises civic issues

Several issues that come under the jurisdiction of civil, horticulture and power departmen...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: ‘Biomass a better option than electric heaters during winters’

As a clean and environmentally friendly fuel, biomass currently accounts for 6 to 8 per cent of the ...

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Dwarka: SDMC emphasises on engaging RWAs, DDA in sanitation works

Higher officials from SDMC like Deputy Commissioner Vishwendra Singh and Leader of the House Kamalje...

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Societies near markets face problems due to opening of chimneys, sanitary pipes

They are complaining that the market people are violating the laws by making chimney, exhaust fans, ...

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Despite govt directives, bio-mass burning continues to keep out chill

Last year, Delhi government had issued directives to ensure that electric heaters were provided...

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Open drain a virtual trap near SG Grand, Raj Ngr Extn

The drain has been left uncovered from River Heights till SG Grand along NH-58. Though a narrow 2-fe...

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I’puram: Boundary wall of Mahagun Mansion phase I smells like a public toilet

Garbage strewn all around, stray animals, vehicle scrap left unattended and peeing in public are som...

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What happens when SDMC itself doesn't meet the waste regulations?

Even when societies do segregate the waste at the household level, untrained SDMC workers mix it all...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Mechanical sweeping a sham!'

Madhu Dagar of  Crescent Apartments in Sector 18B, Dwarka, speaks on how mechanical s...

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I’puram’s transfer to GNN to happen in phased manner; survey started

The transfer is expected to happen in a phased manner as GNN is reluctant to preside over the whole ...

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I’puram: Delay in Bihari Bazaar’s relocation keeps people on tenterhooks

While speaking to City Spidey, many residents of nearby societies complained that the market is crea...

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What ails Pusta Road in I’puram: Dust, no cleaning, missing streetlights

One of the busiest roads, which allow commuters from Ahinsa Khand II and Pratap Vihar reach NH-24, t...

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8 yrs on, GDA plans alternative connecting road to NH-24 for Amrapali, I’puram

The move comes after the authority failed to deliver the originally proposed road connecting the soc...

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Dwarka: No one pays heed as people forced to live in gas chamber at Sec 8

As per the data, the Air Quality Index (AQI) often crossed 1000-mark at Sector 8....

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Dwarka’s Sector 4 market turns into a garbage-strewn dump

One of the most famous markets of the sub city has become synonymous with rampant encroachments, foo...

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Dwarka: SDMC says segregation of waste mandatory from Dec in Sectors 22, 23

The residents, however, feel that even if they follow the waste segregation method at their end the ...

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Noida's first waste treatment plant to start operations from December

The plant — operated by Tamil Nadu-based Zigma Global Environ Solutions — is currently o...

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Residents of Ecovillage 2 take ‘cleanliness’ into their own hands

We made several complaints to the Greater Noida Authority regarding the issue but no heed was paid t...

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SDMC fails to maintain the only playground in Sector 23, Dwarka

With broken playing equipment and ill-maintained field, the playground is lying in an abysmal state....

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Burning of waste rampant in Dwarka; levels of pollution go haywire

The air quality post Diwali reached the extreme level as Particulate Matter (PM) 10 and 2....

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Dwarka: Civic bodies fail to curb pollution; residents cry for ‘fruitful’ steps

In its press release dated 12th October 2018, the SDMC said they were committed to mitigate air...

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Severe air pollution level persists in Dwarka; people avoid morning walks

The people, who have the dust allergy and respiratory ailments, are suffering the most. The use of m...

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EPCA chairman conducts a recce of Dwarka, the new pollution hotspot

EPCA chairman Dr Bhure Lal is carrying out the inspection and he is accompanied by DDA officials and...

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Dwarka dethrones Anand Vihar to become most polluted area in Delhi

The city was constantly in news for the burning of garbage and dust pollution but the civic bodies l...

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Dwarka: Areas near Brahma Apartments to be made garbage-free

The MLA of the area, Bhavna Gaur and the officials of the SDMC have assured the community people to ...

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GB Nagar Authorities tell builders to hang cloth screens at construction sites

Noida and Greater Noida Authorities have launched a collective plan to minimize dust coming from con...

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Dwarka: Residents form a welfare group in Sector 7 to resolve civic issues

Currently looking after 12 societies in the area, the welfare group will follow up on various issues...

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Dwarka: Irked residents say inconsistent waste pickup causes filth in societies

The residents complained that the corporation staffs do not turn up every day for garbage collection...

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Gurgaon: Palam Vihar residents to elect reps to monitor civic maintenance

The Town and Country Planning Department had last month directed MCG to take over Palam Vihar and Su...

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NASA satellites pick up 'red dots' in Delhi-NCR, including Dwarka

Despite a ban, open burning of waste continues in Delhi. The satellite images by NASA throw up distu...

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Driven to despair, East Delhi residents now to click selfies with garbage

The campaign is meant to draw attention of both the Delhi government and the EDMC towards the deplor...

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Dwarka: SDMC to develop Sectors 22 and 23 as a model for waste segregation

Kamaljeet Sehrawat, SDMC’s leader of the house, made the announcement today at an event attend...

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Gandhi Jayanti: Thousands of residents participate in marathon at Rajnagar Extn

Municipal Commissioner CP Singh and Mayor Asha Sharma appealed residents to work towards cleanliness...

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People struggle to ward off health repercussions due to smoke at park in Dwarka

Malhotra felt sudden uneasiness and only medicines could ease his health conditions....

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Apathetic SDMC fails to clean filth around market areas in Dwarka

Almost all the markets are facing the problem of waste due to the poor system of segregation and col...

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Dwarka residents plan campaign to force attention on the impact of Palam drain

The open drain is full of garbage and sewerage waste, making it a nightmare for residents living in ...

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Delhi Police starts 2-weeks cleanliness drive in Dwarka

Swachhta Pakhwada, which will go on till October 2, plans to involve RWAs, community and market asso...

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Trash trouble: Dwarka’s waste management is a mess

Dwarka residents having a harrowing time as the SDMC fails to manage the sub-city’s garbage di...

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SDMC fails to implement its own rules on waste management in Dwarka

In 2016, the authority had issued a notice to RWAs that they would only lift garbage if it was prope...

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Noida Authority awards contracts for holistic waste management

Mumbai-based firm, AG Enviro Infra Project Pvt Ltd, picked for door-to-door garbage collection;...

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NOFAA, FONRWA discuss range of civic issues with district in-charge of GB Nagar

NOFAA demanded that the development work of bio-diversity park should be stopped by the Noida Author...

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Dwarka: Full-grown grass on footpaths makes life difficult for pedestrians

According to the residents, the footpaths were not maintained since the inception the society....

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Gurgaon’s Sector 29 market may face another demolition drive

HSVP plans strict action against restaurants and pubs that have installed generators on government l...

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Leachate treatment plant at Bandhwari landfill becomes operational

The plant will come as a relief for the residents of the area who have been complaining that the gar...

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Ecogreen's waste management falters again; evokes official response

Taking cognizance of a complaint by Trilok Gupta of Gandhi Nagar area in Ward 22, Gurgaon, ...

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Gurgaon: Residents write to MCG over inconsistent garbage collection at Sec 15

The residents have also written to the chief minister over the irregularity in garbage pick up....

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FONRWA members meet CM to demand resolution of common issues

NP Singh, president of FONRWA told City Spidey, “We requested that president of the federation...

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Palam drain remains to be a nuisance in nearby areas; facelift only on paper

People said that the drain is full of sewage water and other toxic things. They showed the sewer flo...

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Dwarka: Residents of Brahma Apartments discuss problems with MLA

The MLA had a round of the area and got a closer look at the issues. Management of the society reque...

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Dwarka: Horticulture waste management only on paper; nothing concrete on ground

It has been more than two years since the solid waste management act was introduced by the ministry ...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: SDMC neglects horticulture waste management in Dwarka

All the initiatives taken by the authorities were ineffective. The ground reality is that the whole ...

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Noida: Residents of high rise societies face severe waterlogging after rains

Last year, many societies and roads had turned into a swimming pool after the rains. The civic bodie...

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Dwarka: SDMC organises workshop on effective ways of waste management

According to the management of the society, big dustbins will be kept on the ground floor where the ...

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Will things ever improve for Dwarka's Sector 7?

Despite repeated complaints to authorities through mails and WhatsApp groups, the authorities have d...

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Gurgaon: Residents complain dumping of waste at vacant plot in Sector-23A

Apart from the 1,000 families living in the sector, the residents of sectors 22, 23 and Mulahera hav...

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GB Nagar: Heavy fines, provision of imprisonment on use of plastic bags

According to the ordinance, there is a provision of penalties and imprisonment on the person/institu...

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What's eating these residents of Dwarka...

A drain — Trunk Drain-5 (TD-5) — passing through the back of various societies in the ar...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Concept of waste management a big failure in Dwarka'

Munish Kundra of Brahma Apartments in Sector 7 appeals to both the DDA and the SDMC to look into the...

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Dwarka: Why Sector 3 back lane is a cause of concern...

Besides being unsafe after sundown, the lane has become a garbage dumping site ...

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You think you're superpower, but won't do anything: SC slams L-G on garbage

The court directed L-G office to file an affidavit on implementation of Solid Waste Management (SWM)...

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Dwarka: Historical structure ‘Baoli’ in dilapidated state, needs maintenance

The garbage in surrounding areas, wild bushes in the revived structure, broken and damaged signage, ...

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Dwarka: SDMC’s ill-maintained dhalao makes life difficult for people

People living in the nearby societies like Gauri Ganesh Apartments and Balaji Apartments are saying ...

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Could Noida be freed of garbage in the next couple of years? Perhaps yes!

Dumpsite remediation and management MoU was signed between Zigma Global Environ Solutions Pvt L...

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Dwarka leapfrogs in Swachhta Rankings, but the reality stinks!

Overflowing dustbins in the markets, mismanaged dhalaos, poorly implemented waste-management practic...

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Why MLU markets in Dwarka have become a threat to residential colonies...

Residents of DDA pockets near MLU (mixed land use) markets are facing problems due to open exhaust f...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: SDMC fails to manage dhalao at Sector-5 in Dwarka

This situation is so bad that even the path to the dhalao has garbage scattered on it. Because of it...

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After meteoric rise in cleanliness survey, Gzb to become free of garbage houses

Ghaziabad was at 351 position in cleanliness survey last year. However, it climbed many places to re...

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NEFOWA requests NGT to reconsider its order to dump waste at Sector-123

The application requested reconsideration of the NGT order dated on May 29 and also sought a directi...

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Landfill update: Now, over to yoga to get the PM's attention

It’s the International Day of Yoga...thousands, including women, children, senior citizens, vi...

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Dwarka: SDMC plans action against RWAs for mismanagement of horticulture waste

Dwarka has been facing the problem of horticulture waste for a long time and SDMC has been a failure...

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Noida landfill issue trends on Twitter; protesters carry dummy of MP on donkey

At 1.30 pm, the hashtag #NoidaAgainstDumpyard was trending at 3rd position on Twitter with more than...

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FONRWA opposes move to charge residents for door-to-door collection

Most feel this is a high-handed decision on the part of Noida Authority and does not carry the conse...

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Noida Authority starts dumping of waste at Sector-123; livid residents protest

Against the start of dumping by the Noida Authority, residents of high rise and independent houses o...

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People gasp for breath as severe dust pollution engulfs Delhi

The effect is such that the dust pollution has forced people to stay indoors rather than making a ro...

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Facebook post by local BJP leader evokes the anger of Noida netizens

The post, seen to politicise the Sector 123 landfill issue, was made in the context of a newspa...

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Noida: No pick up of unsegregated waste from July 1; rates fixed for collection

The Authority has instructed that they will not pick up unsegregated waste from residential sectors ...

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Noida: RWA seeks security after attack on sanitation staffs by striking workers

The sanitation workers are on strike for the last three weeks affecting the cleaning work in the cit...

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Noida landfill issue: Police release 26 from jail after deposit of personal bond

The arrested people were released only after they deposited personal bonds of Rs 50,000 as a promise...

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Dwarka: SDMC’s sanitation initiatives fail to make mark on ground

The SDMC was very inclined to launch digital initiatives such as introduction of apps, Whatsapp grou...

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Dwarka: Ignorant residents, SDMC make mockery of waste management

Market visitors said that there has been no action from SDMC to check these haphazard ways of dumpin...

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Noida runs short of place to get rid of waste after NGT bars dumping at Sec-54

The Noida authority has faced massive protests from residents as far as dumping of waste in the city...

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Delhi: Green budget fails to stop burning of trees, stubble near Najafgarh drain

The area along the Najafgarh drain has been declared rich in biodiversity....

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Burning of garbage, dry leaves lead to air pollution in Dwarka

With the World Environment Day around the corner, the authorities need to take adequate steps to add...

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Despite ban, authorities fail to stop use of polythene bags in Dwarka markets

Environmental experts and residents have alleged that the sale and purchase of such poly-b...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Scattered garbage, encroachment mess up Dwarka Sector 10 market

Despite a ban on the plastic in the area, I found it lying scattered all over the market....

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Noida: Protest intensifies against landfill despite notice from administration

On June 2, the district administration had issued a notice to the 36 people to maintain law and orde...

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Protests erupt as Noida authority decides to set up landfill site at Sector 123

This step has been undertaken by the authority after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) issued an int...

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NGT puts stay on waste dumping at forest located in Noida Sector 54

Noida has witnessed consistent protests against the authority's plan to set up garbage dump yard...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Overflowing bins stink, 'Swachh Bharat Mission' flops in Dwarka

When SDMC officials are questioned regarding the pathetic conditions of markets in Dwarka, they clai...

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Gurgaon gets major relief as sanitation workers call-off strike after 18 days

The officials of Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) claimed that the piled garbage, scattered a...

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Piles of garbage near DLF colony causes problems; officials promise help

The RWA and residents are also annoyed with the apathy of the municipal corporation as it is not act...

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MCG concessionaire to pick up garbage piled after sanitation workers strike

MCG officials informed that they are pursuing the lifting of garbage in the association with Gurugra...

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Dwarka: SDMC’s apathy behind poor state of sanitation in Sector-8

Residents are of the view that the area has been completely neglected by SDMC and that is the main r...

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EDMC blocks road adjacent to Ghazipur landfill site

On September 1, 2017, a portion of the 45 meter-high garbage dump at the landfill site had collapsed...

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MCG stops payment for Ecogreen Energy due to poor garbage collection service

MCG officials said that the Ecogreen Energy have not been efficient enough in doorstep waste collect...

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Gurgaon: Unattended garbage cause problems amidst sanitation workers strike

The heaps of garbage have now reached the adjacent roads causing commuters a lot of difficulty while...

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Authorities in Noida and Ghaziabad pledge to clean all drains by June 15

The drains will be cleaned before the arrival of monsoon so that residents are not affected by water...

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Officials blame late entry for Noida’s absence in ‘Swachh Survekshan’ list

As there were no evident attempts to make the city clean, it was already difficult for Noida to feat...

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Councillors protest as EDMC gets alternate landfill sites for Ghazipur

The EDMC has time and again argued that the Ghazipur site has been fully saturated since 2000 and&nb...

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Dwarka: People blame SDMC’s indifference for scattered garbage in open areas

Except for a few parts in the area, filth can be easily seen scattered on the roads or near markets....

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GDA mulls GPS-enabled vehicles to address inconsistent garbage collection

With GPS-enabled vehicles, the GDA will be having information about door-to-door garbage collection ...

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Hindon rejuvenation: Mega plantation drive on river's banks soon

Although environmentalists are happy over the administration’s steps to cleanse the river, the...

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After Noida, Ghaziabad witnesses protests, opposition against dumping grounds

Ghaziabad residents have complained that there are times when the garbage is not removed from the du...

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Segregate at home and societies, mix it all up at dhalaos ... Wow SDMC!

The concept of segregation of dry waste and wet waste has failed completely. What's more... dry ...

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Waste contractor Ecogreen now draws the ire of DLF localities

Prior to this, on April 27, RWA members of Sector 14 and Joint Action Federation of Residents’...

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Indirapuram: Ahinsa Khand 2 residents seek land for compost pits

Residents of Akhinsa Khand 2 have been trying out various methods like home composting, segregation,...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Compost pits have been dug up... but now what?'

AK Parashar, a resident of Sri Agrasen Apartments in Sector 7, Dwarka, highlights the half-hearted a...

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Shocking! Green belt of Dwarka markets fall prey to encroachments

Dwarka residents allege that vendors have encroached upon the markets with the connivance of police ...

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Gurgaon: Sector 14 RWA seeks removal of MCG waste vendor Ecogreen

And they have written as much to the corporation. Ecogreen has come under fire both from the MCG and...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Good work SDMC, but we have a couple of more requests...'

Joint secretary of Dwarka Forum and a resident of Bharat Vandana Apartments, Sunil Sareen, thanks SD...

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Noida: MLA pays visit to residents, assures eradication of civic woes

Nagar said that he will talk to officials of Noida authority regarding the civic issues of these soc...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Corporation officials get salary perks on time, for what!'

Rejimon CK, President of Dwarka Forum, took pics of open garbage burning and set them to concer...

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Do residents expect any different from the new EDMC mayor?

Nope! Most residents of East Delhi feel things will be as they always have been....

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A new roadmap, new challenges, and a new EDMC mayor...

Vipin Bihari Singh, deputy mayor and councillor of Patparganj municipal ward, will replace incumbent...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Discarded cemented poles of BSES create inconvenience in Dwarka

The Aashirwad Chowk of Dwarka, developed and beautified by SDMC is being used by BSES as a...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Construction waste, dust, pollution add to Dwarka's woes

Space has shrunken on the roads for motorists and car owners with dirt and debris strewn around. Thi...

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Waste-segregation facilities could be made mandatory for new Gzb societies

This was revealed by DM Ritu Maheshwari, also the vice-chairperson of GDA, while discussing the sche...

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Ghaziabad to witness its first ‘Kachra Mahotsav’, fourth in the country

The two-day festival starts tomorrow morning. The event is a creative way of looking for ways t...

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Gurgaon: Haryana govt brings residents onboard for sanitation activities

In this activity, residents will be involved in civic maintenance with the officials of Municipal Co...

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Noida Authority officials leave meeting midway amid protests, disagreements

Noida authority officials and residents conducted a meeting on Monday regarding an upcoming waste-to...

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Noida: Residents turn to havan, fasting to stop upcoming garbage dumps

A meeting between Noida residents and officials has been scheduled for Monday regarding the setting ...

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Dwarka: Lack of civic amenities makes life miserable for shopkeepers, residents

Kamaljeet Sehrawat, Mayor of South Delhi Municipal Corporation said that she would direct the concer...

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EDMC mulls a monitoring system for dhalaos

Though plans are under way, the main concern is lack of funds. The EDMC plans to seek financial supp...

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East Delhi to get auto-tippers capable of dumping dry, wet wastes separately

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) is taking the garbage collection to next level by introd...

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Dwarka: Filth around hanging dustbins mocks ‘Clean India’ campaign

Lack of garbage clearance at regular intervals has caused a lot of filth around hanging dustbins in ...

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Mahesh Sharma: I will not show you my face if garbage dumps come up in Noida

Local MP and Union Minister of State for Culture and Tourism and  Mahesh Sharma has said that h...

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EDMC plea to NGT: Ghazipur landfill site a ticking time bomb

The east Delhi civic body on Friday moved an application urging NGT to issue urgent directions to th...

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Dear DDA, setting up play areas is fine, but someone has to maintain them

There are 26 such playgrounds in the whole of Delhi, with two in Dwarka — one in front of Radh...

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Antriksh Golf View II residents on a war path against the builder

Yet again, they expressed their discontent today through protests. Illegal construction, lack of bas...

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Affluent societies generate double the waste than unauthorised ones: EDMC survey

As per the EDMC report, in Mayur Vihar Phase-1 (Pocket 4), a person generates nearly 399 gram waste ...

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Is Geeta Colony the next Ghazipur?

Enraged at the DDA's allocation of land in Geeta Colony for an alternative dumpsite, residents h...

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Sector 11 in Dwarka got a beautiful facelift. Meet the people responsible...

Dwarka-based social organisation, Parmarthi, has decided to step in where SDMC failed. It has v...

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Pushing its digital agenda, MCG now wants geo-tagged garbage sites

Based on the lines of Swachh Map app, the application would be linked with the MCG website, so the c...

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These three Gurgaon sectors have been transferred from HUDA to MCG

Residents are hoping MCG will do what cash-strapped HUDA couldn't....

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Can an area be waterlogged for nine months because of a leaking pipeline?

A residential stretch in Gurgaon’s Sector 54 reiterates the apathy and indifference of MCG....

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We've been talking about garbage burning in Dwarka. Now here's video proof

Residents across Dwarka have shared videos of this irresponsible and callous practice plaguing the s...

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Is Delhi paying the price of MCD’s trifurcation?

If the results of the ASICS survey are anything to go by, it definitely looks like the MCD trifurcat...

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EDMC seized 26 Noida Authority trucks from Ghazipur, only to regret it later

It was a hilarious mix-up that can solely be blamed on miscommunication. Government bodies should re...

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Why is Delhi not among the top three cities in an annual city survey?

Delhi’s infrastructure is much better than most other cities. Despite this, cities like Pune, ...

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Resident Speak: 'Can systemic changes reduce food wastage by 50 per cent?'

The vice-president of Overseas Apartments, Noida, Tarun Gupta, speaks on the food-waste ma...

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Can Ashiana Upvan become a zero-waste society? Only if people change...

Converting this Indirapuram high-rise into a zero-waste zone is proving to be a tougher deal th...

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Will SDMC please read up before wasting any more public money on composting!

The dhalaos, built unscientifically, are now a health hazard. Instead of yielding valuable compost, ...

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How did the safest sector of Noida suddenly become so vulnerable to thefts?

According to the RWA, there are five guards on duty during the day and 14 at night. But the quality ...

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Is MCG setting rotting piles of garbage on fire in Gurgaon?

Many residents and passers-by in Sector 23A saw flames emanating from a vacant plot on Monday. They ...

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Gurgaon: Vipul Greens swears by self-help for efficient management of waste

Members of the Vipul Greens condominium invested Rs 11 lakhs in a waste management plant and manufac...

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In Sector 7, Dwarka, garbage everywhere is the norm!

The residents have been writing on the subject and sharing photographs with the authorities. Th...

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Dwarka's Green Circle to host a series of talks on environmental issues

The intent is to promote exchange of ideas, and provide residents and experts a platform to sha...

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What's wet and dry waste, and how do you segregate them? Let NOFAA tell you

Noida Federation of Apartment Owners’ Association will be holding a mobile demo on February 10...

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Which municipal corporation keeps the city cleanest?

In light of Swachh Survekshan 2018, the three Delhi corporations have introduced several scheme...

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Strengthen local governance ...FONRWA tells minister in-charge of GB Nagar

Representation of FONRWA on the Noida Board and establishment of exclusive municipal divisions ...

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Thanks to this Khora school, underprivileged girls are now getting an education

At Khora, an unauthorised colony in Ghaziabad, education was a far cry — and education fo...

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I’puram’s Ashiana Upvan on its way to becoming ‘zero-waste zone’

The basic idea of the initiative is to ensure that the society’s waste does not end up at land...

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Delhi Government rejects user fees proposed by MCD

However, the government has agreed to allow the imposition of user charges on the commercial and ind...

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The authorities are turning Noida into a dumpyard…allege residents

With growing mounds of garbage, a vacant plot of Sector 54 is beginning to resemble the Ghazipur lan...

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UP chief secretary visits Noida Authority to review builder-buyer woes

He said criminal or civil action would be initiated against defaulter buyers, depending on the findi...

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Rampant construction and garbage burning escalate Gurgaon's pollution

Fighting pollution and bringing it down is a long-drawn battle in which all stakeholders must be inv...

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The protest against garbage site at Sector 123 to reach Minister Satish Mahana

Tomorrow a resident group will meet Satish Mahana, industries development minister of UP a...

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MCG holds outreach meetings with RWAs to discuss solid waste disposal

The programme is meant to create awareness ahead of the launch of the door-to-door collection of sol...

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GB Nagar DM decrees pollution stats to be made public every day

According to figures received from Sector 125 measuring station, the AQI of Noida today stood at 340...

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Will the Swachhta survey yield any lessons, ask Dwarkites

Residents and RWAs feel the survey has little meaning, since there has been no real work on the grou...

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No respite from pollution even in New Year

The pollution-measuring apparatus in Sector 125 showed PM 2.5 levels at 342 microgram per cubic metr...

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A heritage Baoli in Dwarka stands surrounded by filthy garbage dump

Negligence and indifference of officials has turned a restored Baoli near Sector 12 in Dwarka into a...

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Are dustbins in markets of Dwarka mere showpieces?

People of the area say that the dustbins have not been placed at locations that are easy to access f...

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At Ghaziabad cleanliness begins with home composting

The process as explained by a resident is fairly simple, sustainable and cost effective....

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Now children in Noida launch protest against garbage dump yard in their locality

Noida authorities are violating all norms in setting up a garbage dump yard in a residential localit...

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Horticulture waste or solid waste… Which is the bigger civic issue in Dwarka?

Neither SDMC, nor DDA has taken the responsibility of implementing a proper system for disposing&nbs...

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Residents go on a march against the Sector 123 dumpsite in Noida

Nearly 1,000 residents from high-rise societies and nearby villages protested against the shifting o...

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Will plea after plea to NGT get EDMC an alternative to the Ghazipur landfill?

In a fresh plea, EDMC stated that there was an immediate requirement of land, as Ghazipur had been s...

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First postcards, now protest march against Noida Sector 123 dumpsite

Residents of several sectors — including 117, 118, 119, 120, 121 and 122 — will sta...

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Now, door-to-door waste collection for I'puram homes

GDA has initiated a door-to-door collection of household waste for low-rise homes, under which ...

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EDMC joins forces with city NGO to tackle plastic waste

While the NGO has been contracted for collecting the waste from various dumping sites and storing it...

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In this age of Twitter it is the postcard that will take on the Noida Authority

About a thousand postcards have already been sent by residents of six sectors that lie in the vicini...

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NOFAA President takes stock of development work in new sectors of Noida

Noida Federation of Apartment Owners Association (NOFAA), which was formed last month, has just cond...

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In Dwarka, having dustbins doesn't make sense!

Dustbins placed at public places across Dwarka by SDMC fail to serve their purpose. They are either ...

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Why does Gurgaons Galleria market suddenly look a lot more clean?

Residents of Sushant Lok Phase 1, in association with Galleria Condominium Association,recently ...

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Want to start composting your household waste? Just click on this video

Deepti Mittal, a resident of Panchsheel Wellington, a society in Crossings Republik explains the pro...

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Here's why the SDMC mayor has made Dwarka Sector 7 so happy!

There are new dustbins in almost 10 societies, and the mayor herself was in the area today to give r...

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This woman from Ghaziabad can turn garbage into gold

Waste segregation and composting will not just de-clutter your landfill sites. It will fetch you mon...

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Noida: Will good sense prevail on the authorities after seeing these sketches?

Twenty sketches by children that express their dissent against Noida Authority's decision to shi...

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Ghazipur: Even as two fathers grieve, killer landfill stands tall

The families of the two victims of the Ghazipur landfill collapse continue to stare at the towering ...

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Homes 121, Noida: A dissent etched in drawings

Residents have decided to voice their angst against Noida Authority for shifting the Sector 138A dum...

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Gurgaon: Sons do their mother proud on Children’s Day

Bhavisha Buddhadeo is a mother of two young boys who were both conferred the National Child Award on...

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Minister assures Noida residents he will block dumpsite in Sector 123

Residents of several Noida sectors are protesting the garbage dump. Union Minister promised to get N...

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... And the Ghazipur landfill continues to grow

Despite Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal imposing a ban on garbage dumping at the site....

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In Dwarka, the rules go up in flames at every corner!

Despite several attempts to curb open burning of horticultural waste, the practice continues unabate...

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Five Noida sectors to oppose NGT nod to garbage dumpsite in Sec 123

Residents in the vicinity of Sector 123 are aghast that NGT has allowed a dumpsite in the locality, ...

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Have you been dumping garbage on the roads? Think again

In a meeting with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, all municipal corporations across the N...

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What troubles a pedestrian in Dwarka…

The DDA, residents claim, didn’t carry out a clearing out of the footpaths after the rainy sea...

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One sector's ban, another sector's bane: The case of the shifting Noida dumpsite

Last week, NGT issued a ban on dumping garbage in Sector 138A, only to designate Sector 123 as a tem...

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Dussehra's gone, but Dwarka's Ravanas have decided to stay

It has been more than a month since Ravana Dahan, but the charred structures have not been disposed&...

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EDMC might have a waste management solution by 2019

Well, better late than never....

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Indirapuram residents demand shifting of garbage dump

Officials of GDA rule out shifting the garbage site but promise steps to ease the problem of smoke.&...

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Ghaziabad:Gaur Green City submits fresh appeal to authorities over garbage fumes

A neighbouring garbage dump, has been fuelling smoke and pollutants into the area for a long time no...

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Guess what the Ghaziabad administration is planning for a cleaner city

A cleanliness competition! Will your RWA or AOA be participating?...

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Dwarka: Somebody needs to maintain these Sector 11 parks!

According to residents of the area, two small parks under municipal corporation and one big park und...

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Has GDA really been dishonest in awarding maintenance contracts for Indirapuram?

Prabhat Kumar, chairman of GDA, has finally ordered an inquiry into the allegation....

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Will the proposed user fee for waste disposal get a thumbs up from residents?

Residents across the NCR who are already paying garbage collectors for collecting waste from their d...

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Dwarka: What lies beneath the underbrush in Sector 10?

What can be used by residents to access important parts of the neighbourhood now lies in disrepair....

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In Delhi, all will have to pay user fee for waste disposal services

The MCD will be charging a user fee for disposing waste generated at different sources. A report sub...

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Gurgaon, Sector 23A: Toxic fumes spell breathing trouble for residents

Some miscreants set fire to a garbage dump that contained huge amount of plastic waste, releasing to...

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Garbage dumping chokes Dwarka drains

Residents living along the drains in sectors 3, 5 11 and 12 have been complaining of garbage being d...

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Gurgaon’s La Laguna residents turn waste into wealth

For its solid waste disposal programme, La Laguna RWA installed a compost plant that processes over ...

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Think you are safe with the firecracker ban? The Ghazipur landfill is burning

The landfill recently caught fire and air pollution in East Delhi was recorded at 1,150 microgram pe...

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Lights, security and busy markets…this is how Dwarka is getting ready for Diwali

City Spidey had conducted a tour of Dwarka to get a flavour of its festival spirit.    ...

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Hyde Park society residents up in arms against builder on maintenance charges

The builder of the society in Noida stop services after a few residents stop payment of maintenance ...

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Prepare to have a garbage-laden Diwali if EDMC sanitation workers are not paid

They have gone on an indefinite strike this morning, refusing to clear garbage from dhalaos in resid...

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No ownership for horticultural waste in Dwarka

The municipal corporation is blaming the residential communities for the callous disposal of waste. ...

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Ghaziabad: Pre-diwali neighbourhood cleaning by residents of Ahinsa Khand 2

The residents conducted the first phase of the cleaning drive today along with local maintenance age...

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The unclean reality of Clean India campaign in Dwarka

Broken and un-emptied dustbins at public places, callously dumped horticulture waste and rampant gar...

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Blue, green... what do they mean?

The blue and green dhalaos introduced by the SDMC for waste segregation at the destination point are...

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Has EDMC hit a dead end with the Ghazipur landfill?

Despite an agreement with NHAI, several meetings with DDA and rulings by NGT, the waste mo...

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Is the garbage problem in East Delhi finally headed towards a solution?

The waste segregation at source programme, by EDMC and NGO Chintan, will probably take off by t...

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Gurgaon’s Richmond Park did a fine job of garbage and bags an award for it!

The award, instituted by the central government, is meant to increase the participation of RWAs in S...

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NGT forces Noida Authority to check in on Sector 138 garbage dump

The prayers of sector residents may have been answered, as the Noida Authority CEO came calling to c...

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CII takes up garbage management in Mayur Vihar as part of CSR activity

RWAs in Mayur Vihar Phase I will be part of an innovative CSR activity, under which garbage generate...

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Ghaziabad: Municipal Corporation is gearing up to collect garbage from doorsteps

CP Singh, Municipal Commissioner of Ghaziabad said that initially 40 wards shall be covered through ...

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Ghaziabad Administration plans a facelift for the roads in the city

Seven major roads shall be freed of illegal parking, encroachments and illegal hoardings. According ...

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Noida Authority lays off 10 more sanitation workers

Earlier, it had terminated the contract for 50 workers for routinely protesting outside the authorit...

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Gurgaon: Any guesses why HUDA market looks way cleaner now?

Here’s why. Residents of sectors 56 and 57 under the initiative and encouragement of form...

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NOIDA plans strict action against sanitation workers on strike

NOIDA said it was considering imposing the Essential Services Maintenance Act, or ESMA, on them.&nbs...

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With Noida Authority’s contract workers on strike, garbage mounts up in the city

The RWAs and residents across sectors are the worst hit. They allege that the authorities have done ...

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Residents bombard Noida MLA Pankaj Singh with problems

Singh assured residents that he would raise their concerns with the Noida officials to resolve their...

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NCR resident body demands a full stop to dumping garbage at landfill sites

Garbage dumped in the outskirts of the cities is a source of disease and pollution, studies have fou...

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EDMC says it'll take two years to clear Ghazipur waste. But there are loopholes

NHAI will require hardly 5 per cent to 7 per cent of total waste there. So what will happen to the r...

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How Noida Citizen Charter is a scam!

To leapfrog traditional communication channels and activate quicker response, Noida Authority had la...

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Dwarka gets anxious about its garbage management after the Ghazipur tragedy

The Dwarka Forum is urging the residents to adopt composting techniques that will lift the pressure ...

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Despite two deaths, the Ghazipur landfill will see more garbage dumped in it

The two alternative sites suggested by DDA — Rani Khera village in North Delhi and the Yamuna ...

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Noida: It is time that Gautam Budh Nagar got its own municipal corporation!

BN Singh, the district magistrate of Gautam Budh Nagar has written a letter to Suresh Khanna, minist...

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Delhi CM and Deputy CM reach Ghazipur incident site. Watch video

Kejriwal announced a compensation for the victim's families....

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FONRWA writes to CM on common civic issues

Among other things, FONRWA demanded recognition of RWAs, establishment of municipal divisions, publi...

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LIVE Updates from Ghazipur landfill collapse

 A huge heap of garbage caved in at the Ghazipur landfill site. Rescue operation...

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Ghazipur landfill caves in, several vehicles swept into canal

Many people are feared to be drowned, or reeling under the debris....

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Dwarka: What was the MCD thinking when constructing this dhalao near a school?

Since its present location impinges on the safety and hygiene of a school and a residential society ...

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The plants in this Dwarka park are now under the care of residents

A number of volunteers, including children, women, senior citizens and members of Lioness Club (Pate...

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Commissioner says he will clean Ghaziabad slowly but surely

The RWAs have been asked to submit a zone-specific roadmap for maintenance work. ...

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Green Team shifts focus to plan events well

A founding member said several of their campaigns could not be executed due to lack of proper planni...

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Just what exactly NCR's urban citizens want freedom from?

Whatever it is that you want freedom from, this Independence Day, we hope you get what you wish for!...

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Dwarka, Sector 7: A sorry picture of negligence!

Negligence on the part the DDA and the SDMC has made Sector 7 one of the most shabby localities...

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Janmasthami special: This is where the blue god lifted a hill

City Spidey's executive editor offers you a wordy tour of Krishna town Govardhan.  ...

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These Dwarkaites have made composting a habit

And they are not just making their homes waste-free but are also spreading awareness and education i...

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What's irking Paryatan Vihar residents in Vasundhara Enclave?

An open stormwater drain filled with garbage. But the catch is that this drain was covered once. So ...

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Noida MLA promises help to Sector 137 residents about shifting garbage dumpyard

For over a year, residents of Sector 137 have been suffering from a strong stench coming from a garb...

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CCTV cameras on dhalaos? Residents deem EDMC's plan absurd

According to the corporation's new proposal, dumping garbage in the dhalaos after 2 pm will...

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I'puram RWAs take to cleaning drains themselves

The drain was full with silt and garbage and the RWA had to employ a JCB excavator to clean the drai...

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Seek and Destroy: Green Team's attitude towards garbage!

Today’s cleanliness drive focussed on the stretch between Ashiana Upvan and Shanti Gopal ...

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Noida: A human chain to reclaim air in Sector 137

Residents of high-rises in Sector 137 conducted a protest march, and formed a human chain near the d...

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Contract workers of Noida Authority continue agitation

They have been on a strike for the past four days, demanding permanent jobs, health benefits and pre...

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Broken poles, missing nets and undergrowth: DDA's lofty ambitions two years on

Certainly not a play field, by the look of it!...

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Indirapuram: A colony cleanliness drive, well begun

Residents of Indirapuram launch a cleanliness drive, vow to make a habit of it to keep the area clea...

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This vacant plot in Dwarka has made life miserable for everyone near it

The plot, adjacent to the HMM society, is a sanitation and a security concern. Why, then, is DDA not...

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Ggn: Why is stepping out of the society so unpleasant for Vivek Vihar residents?

Despite residents of the society having sought the intervention of MCG on this issue several times, ...

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Authority rushes in to clean up Noida’s main drain

Senior officials of Noida Authority inspected the 17-km-long drain yesterday, and ordered clean...

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Noida Authority guns for green waste disposal systems in individual sectors

It was decided at a recent meeting that the Authority would sponsor 75 per cent of the cost of procu...

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Dwarka: SDMC’s new WhatsApp initiative fails to inspire hope in residents

SDMC is set to form zonal-level WhatsApp groups to gather feedback from RWAs, market associations an...

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URJA seminar on the joint role of RWAs and the government to tackle urban issues

The daylong event,  held at the convention centre of New Delhi Municipal Council, was attended ...

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Dwarka, Vinayak Apartments: Mails, meetings and more meetings ...

The RWA of this Sector 10 society continues to wait for your response, SDMC.   ...

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Noida Authority buckles down to cleaning up choked drains

The campaign, which kickstarted in sectors 16, 17, 18, 19 and Haraula, will continue till Augus...

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Dwarka: Why rains turn markets of sectors 4 and 12 into an eyesore

Overflowing sewer water, unattended garbage, choked drains... yes, we all know why, but are the auth...

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Noida: How defence wives took the stage by storm!

Members of ANAWA, Army, Navy & Air force Wives’ Association, gathered at the JVCC clu...

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Do you know how these sectors spent their Saturday?

Exotica Fresco, in Sector 137, and Sector 52 carried out tree-planting drives today to increase...

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Garbage, rains and stink... could it get any worse for Dwarka!

The corporation claims to be getting the garbage lifted, but the ground reality has a different stor...

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Will GST spell more cuts for housing societies?

Will group housing societies, which fall under the non-profit category, be asked to pay an 18 per ce...

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Metro View Apts, Dwarka: What can they do to be heard!

The sludge-choked Trunk Drain 5 just behind the society has become a source of toxic gases and a fou...

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East Delhi: Is that rot in the streets, or a rot in the system?

The agitation of sanitation workers over non-payment of salaries has entered its fifth day, and the ...

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Dwarka: Why won’t the authorities listen up!

AK Parashar of Brahma Apartments in Sector 7 narrates his first-hand account of open garbage burning...

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RWA to help turn waste into manure

Sector 28 RWA in association with Municipal Corporation of Gurugram will be taking up wast...

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Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari to move Centre on corporation funds

After Kejriwal held up release of corporation funds, adding to the pile of garbage in city, municipa...

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Dwarka: Monsoon round the corner, but are the stormwater drains cleaned?

Residents say some of the drains have not been cleaned for three years!...

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Delhi High Court slams MCD for poor sanitation

The court said MCD's report was clearly an eyewash and blamed the government agen...

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Dwarka awaits waste segregation bins as SDMC misses deadline

Residents question the delay in distribution of the bins and ask why they should come to collect the...

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MV I Ext: Why some residents are upset with their municipal councillor

Residents of societies under the Trilokpuri municipal ward express their displeasure regarding devel...

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Dwarka: Rain exposes lack of preparedness of civic bodies

As water gets logged on the road sides and garbage worsens the situation, residents grapple with the...

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Gurgaon, Suncity: Here a pig, there a pig...

Residents are having a difficult time dealing with the stray-pig population, and complaining to auth...

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Will nothing curb the burning of dry leaves in Dwarka?

Despite a cleaning drive in progress under the supervision of deputy commissioner, Nazafgarh Zone, i...

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SDMC mayor: 'I need your support for better sanitation in Dwarka'

Kamaljeet Sehrawat assured residents of better waste segregation and composting, but requested ...

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Delhi households to be charged for garbage collection?

All the three Municipal bodies of Delhi are said to be inclined to impose a user fee of Rs 150 per h...

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No choice but to cover your nose with a hanky while passing this Gurgaon stretch

The garbage majorly constitutes waste from the Wazirabad village, nearby shops, leftover f...

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Crossings Republik pours its heart out to City Spidey on township issues

Residents speak about issues such as waste management, infrastructure, water supply, electricity and...

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A new way to dispose of temple waste

The waste that was being earlier dumped in the Yamuna will be used to prepare compost. Waste utilise...

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United India Apartments, East Delhi: From waste to solid savings

Read on to find out how the managing committee turned kitchen remains into home-grown manure for its...

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Are these measures enough for a clean Dwarka?

Despite South Delhi Municipal Corporation's attempts — both online and otherwise — t...

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Delhi to get 20 more pollution monitoring stations

The city is one of the most polluted in the world, with smoke and gases from vehicles, landfill site...

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Noida Authority flouts NGT rule by burning waste in Sec 137

Residents of the sector submitted a written complaint to the Authority CEO about the problem....

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Gurgaon: ‘Young warriors’ spearhead waste segregation drive in Fresco

About 30 children of the Nirvana Country condominium have been trying to raise awareness about waste...

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MV I: Residents blame municipal councillor for poor sanitation, encroachments

They say they were promised that garbage piled up near housing societies would be cleaned twice a da...

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Now, a Facebook page to address garbage woes in Ghaziabad

The municipal corporation aims to connect better with residents to address the issue as residents ex...

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Dwarka: Biting the hand that could've fed it

People have now started dumping and burning waste in the hundreds of wells across the sub-city. Path...

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EDMC’s cartoons to promote good civic sense

Posters, banners and hoardings depicting characters such as ‘Thu Thu Kumar,’ ‘Poly...

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And this is what the residents are talking about...

Your voice, your opinion, on the issues that matter....

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Dwarka: Sanitation goes south in Sec 8

The RWA complains of poor garbage collection and disposal, and blames the corporation for the state ...

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Noida Authority: Resident bodies to get compost machines

The Authority is set to table a proposal under which it will extend financial support for the same....

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I’puram: Gaur Green City raises local issues with MLA

Burning of garbage and lack of Ganga water supply dominated the meeting as Sunil Sharma assured resi...

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Noida Authority reaches out to residents over sanitation

As the indefinite strike by contractual sanitation workers enters its ninth day, garbage has been pi...

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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Dear SDMC, residents can send you pics, but the cleaning you'll have to do

Despite resident participation, SDMC's WhatsApp initiative has not able to clean filthy areas....

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What plans does the new SDMC mayor have for her area?

Kamaljeet Sehrawat, a resident of Guru Apartments in Sector 6, Dwarka, on how she plans to tack...

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Gurgaon: Beware! Thieves on the prowl in Pocket C, Sec 39

Car tyres, gas cylinders and even air conditioners have been stolen as lack of a boundary wall and i...

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Gurgaon: Are you a 'Swacch Sector' yet?

The concept of 'Swacch Sector' seems to be picking up pace, and more and more residents...

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New EDMC chairman wants garbage to stay in your neighbourhood

Vipin Singh, newly elected EDMC standing committee chairman, will be implementing Compost Banao...

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Dwarka: Mrs Councillor, congrats! Now could you please address the civic issues?

The managing committee of FORWAS recently held a meeting with the newly elected councillor of the ar...

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That's smoke you see in Dwarka. Can you imagine the kind of fire that caused it?

And it's the same old reason. The open burning of horticultural waste. ...

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What's that on the stairs of Divine Meadows? Oh, garbage rotting for four days..

Either change the society's name, or change the situation right now....

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I’puram: Gaur Green City to renew efforts to get rid of garbage dump

Stench and smoke coming from the unauthorised garbage dump has made the air in the area unsuitable f...

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MCG plans to take over more private colonies

The takeover of Sushant Lok II, South City I and II, and Ardee City is on the cards....

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FCGHS members bring Dwarka's new chief engineer up to speed on issues

The delegation handed him a handwritten note about the problems related to civic amenities such as&n...

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Dwarka Kunj Apartments: New RWA charts its course

At a meeting organised today morning, members discussed issues of garbage management, encroachment a...

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Here, do your bit for the environment. You have till May 20 to register

URJA, in collaboration with Haiyya, a Delhi-based NGO, has organised a four-month programm...

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Gzb: Now you can have your stray dogs and feed them too

A one-of-its-kind meeting was held between FedAOA, animal lovers, and the AOA and residents of ...

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Sector 46, Gurgaon: From green to garbage, and back again!

The RWA and residents joined hands to beautify and fence off a stretch of the green belt that had be...

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Gurgaon: Sec 17A grapples with garbage dump near entry gate

Residents say the area has become a breeding ground for cattle, dogs and pigs, and fear cases of den...

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Noida, Sector 62: Here’s a park where you got pigs roaming freely!

There are several residential complexes around the park, but no one visits it any longer because of ...

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Gurgaon: The park that was...

The neighbourhood park of Sector 14, which had a daily footfall of 500 even a year back, now has onl...

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Sec 56, Gurgaon: Garbage dump near Devinder Vihar irks residents

Residents say the area poses health hazards and has become a breeding ground for mosquitoes, flies, ...

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MCD elections: What residents expect...

As BJP takes a lead in the polls against AAP and Congress, residents voice their expectations from t...

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Eight years and Shipra Krishna Vista's lift woes have no end

38 lifts present in the 11 residential towers of the society are lying in a shambles due to the lack...

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Gurgaon colonies hope for participation after MCG takeover

RWAs, hopeful about the transfer of maintenence to the MCG, want to be kept in the loop to ensure be...

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Bye bye builder, hello MCG! Which are these five lucky colonies?

Residents rejoice as the maintenance of these five colonies is handed over from the builders to the ...

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Where did the MCG go wrong in Sec 56, Gurgaon?

In sectors 4, 15 and 17, the MCG idea of designated hawker areas has been a success. But it'...

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Sec 56, Gurgaon: Why residents stay away from this park

Although the park is located near a market, which residents from Sector 56, Sector 57, Sushant Lok I...

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Start segregating your household waste now or prepare to pay a fine!

The National Green Tribunal has specifically pointed out RWAs and cooperative group housing societie...

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The one thing DLF-5 Magnolias has that your society doesn't

It cost the builder Rs 17 lakh and several months to set it up — and it was conceptualised as ...

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Gurgaon: See a vacant plot? Dump garbage!

At least that’s what seems to be happening in the city, and the empty plot adjacent to Park Vi...

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FOR THE RECORD: Here's what MLA Sahibabad promised Indirapuram residents

Ajay Shukla, one of the organisers of the meeting between residents and the MLA, said Sunil Sharma a...

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MCD polls: What exactly East Delhi residents want from their representatives

Despite promises by various parties ahead of the April 23 polls, resident associations don’t s...

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PHOTO KATHA: Dwarka's burning, and nobody bats an eyelid

The corporation says it is doing all it can to dispose of dry leaves and garbage the way it should. ...

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Dwarka: Despite complaints, no signs of improvement in this market!

City Spidey revisits this Sector 6 bank market after about a year to take stock of the situation....

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Gurgaon: 500 tonnes of untreated waste every day! Solution round the corner

The 32-acre Bandhwari plant, along the Gurgaon-Faridabad Expressway, could become operational soon; ...

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East Delhi: Why should we elect you? What've you done!!

Ahead of the municipal polls, residents’ representatives are taking every opportunity to point...

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Dwarka: Madhuri Varshney, AAP’s trump card for MCD polls!

From an electronic engineer in 2008 to becoming AAP’s face for Ward Dwarka A 36-S elections, t...

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Gurgaon: Vipul Greens' eco-friendly efforts

The RWA of the 17-acre society has not only invested in the installation of an environment-friendly ...

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MCD polls: Dwarka neighbours become contenders!

AAP and BJP have fielded two candidates - Sushma Bansal and Kamaljeet Sehrawat – for Ward B fr...

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Dwarka unites against leaf burning

Green Circle, an NGO, organised a composting event at Diamond Square Apartments in Sector 6 to demon...

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Gurgaon residents demand green belts to be fenced off

They cite reasons of security, encroachment and stray animals entering their localities through...

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Prepare to see LED streetlights in Ghaziabad from April 4

The lights will automatically switch on in the evenings and off in the mornings. ...

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Authorities fail to prevent leaf burning in Dwarka

Despite such practice being illegal, it continues unabated. Surprisingly, the authorities seem to be...

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Dwarka: Is the MCD so busy in polls it can't take care of sanitation?

Residents said the civic body should shift its focus to the problem at hand till the corporation'...

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Why is the popularity of Tau Devi Lal Botanical Garden dwindling?

Those who frequent the park say open defecation by slum dwellers in a vacant plot adjacent to the ...

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Rihayashi Apts: How bleak is the neighbourhood

Sec 12, Dwarka: Residents are concerned about sanitation, the state of roads and electrical infrastr...

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Gurgaon: Vacant plots to turn into temporary parking lots

With the city facing a lot of parking issues, MCG says the Haryana government policy comes at the ri...

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Delhi: Municipal elections on April 22, results on April 25

As the state election commission fixed the poll date, City Spidey reached out to residents to find o...

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Gurgaon, Palam Vihar: And the dump yard morphs into...

Well, it got transformed into a sports centre, thanks to the relentless efforts of the Palam Vihar R...

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Exotica Fresco, Noida: Ruckus over dumped garbage

A tractor loaded with drain silt is unloading its waste on the other side of the road in front of th...

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MCG to construct compost units in various sectors

It plans to enlist the help of RWAs for the project. Compost would be prepared from liquid and kitch...

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Dwarkaites blame corporation for poor sanitary conditions

The fact that the overflowing dustbins and garbage dumps are placed near bus stands, society ga...

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I’puram: Major fire incident averted near Shipra Sun City

Fortunately, the flames were brought under control by the Central Industrial Security Force firemen ...

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Residents call attention to civic amenities at Suryodaya Apts

Dwarka: Issues with sanitation, internal roads and stormwater drains have become a cause for concern...

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Noida: Vacant plot earmarked for parks turns into a dump

Plot located near Prateek Wisteria, Sector 77, shows how Noida Authority’s cleanliness drive, whic...

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Sec 44, Noida: High on price, low on basics

It may be one of the premier sectors in Noida and one of the costliest, but does it look the part?...

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Gurgaon: Poor waste management irks residents of sectors 10 and 15

Residents blame the municipal corporation for the state of affairs and fear the spread of diseases....

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New Millennium Apts group takes up composting

Dwarka: About 20 to 30 residents of the Sector 23 society are making compost to manage kitchen waste...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here's taking a look at what the Twitterati said this past week (Feb 12 - Feb 18)....

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Gurgaon: Step out for morning walks, but prepare for the stench too!

Residents are appalled by how a few fellow residents are adding to the garbage problem by dumping th...

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Who's responsible for the burning of horticultural waste in Dwarka?

If the authorities responsible, such as DDA and SDMC, don't look into it, what option do residents h...

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Why is Gurgaon turning into a toxic city?

While the millennium city turns into one of the most polluted cities of India, the authorities decid...

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Abhiyan Apts takes eco-friendly road to manage waste

Sec 12, Dwarka: Society is also looking at ways to deal with electronic, pharmaceutical and medical ...

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Vasundhara Enclave: New garbage facility spells respite for residents

For years, residents of Triveni Apartments and Parwatiya B4 Apartments had to tolerate garbage right...

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MCG decides to set up composting sites in Gurgaon

Residents welcome the decision to improve waste management in the city, and say this will also help ...

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Suncity, Gurgaon: District town planner issues order against builder

The Department of Town and Country Planning has ordered the builder to stop collecting the common ar...

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Who is supposed to clean Dwarka’s horticultural waste?

While residents say the authorities are passing the buck, environmentalists cite the need for a prop...

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The deplorable state of Dwarka's baoli

What was once the sub-city's prime tourist attraction has now been reduced to a garbage dump....

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Dwarka gave these children a true glimpse of India's constitution

Four residents celebrated Republic Day by playing football with the ragpickers of the nearby Palam a...

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Does Noida Sec 26 have a rogue priest who burns waste in the open?

The RWA president said he had tried reasoning with the priest but that he refused to acknowledge the...

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Noida Authority experiments with eco-friendly garbage collection centres

One such centre has been set up in Noida Sector 34 on a trial basis....

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Vipul Greens, Gurgaon: Ticked on all the right boxes

From rainwater harvesting to waste management to planting saplings, residents are leaving nothing to...

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Noida Sec 47: Is that a green belt or a garbage dump?

With no maintenance in the past five years, the area has become a den for snakes and a dumping groun...

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Noida: CONRWA to submit plans for traffic, waste management

Decision taken at the apex residents’ body’s recent meeting as the convener of the body’s Noid...

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Residents take up the cause of child ragpickers in Dwarka

They filed a petition recently at National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and want NCPCR...

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East Delhi: NGT rap on EDMC brings relief to residents

The National Green Tribunal directed the state government to clear the unpaid salaries of sanitation...

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This Noida auto driver does something extraordinary!

Sachin Sharma’s auto has a dustbin attached at its back to allow commuters to throw waste into it....

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Dwarka, Sec 13 and 14: Too many stray dogs

Residents blame the rise in number mainly on poor garbage management and half-hearted sterilisation ...

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East Delhi RWAs meet Manish Sisodia about garbage situation

The January 9 meeting gave the RWAs assurance that something would be done — but what?...

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Garbage crisis in East Delhi spirals out of control

It’s been three days since 20,000 sanitation workers stopped collecting waste, but other than blam...

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Dwarka: Weekly cleaning drive on, this time at Sector 13 park

Residents of Dwarka collectively started Residents’ Social Responsibility or RSC, which requires t...

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East Delhi: Sanitation staff calls strike but who’s to blame?

More than 20,000 garbage collectors went on strike on Jan 6 to demand three months’ pending salari...

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Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam uses bio enzymes to convert garbage to manure

The technique, which also suppresses odour, has been adopted from Art of Living, which pioneered the...

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SDMC’s clean campaign evokes RWA scoff

The corporation began a cleanliness drive on December 1, 2016, urging community cooperation, but man...

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I'puram: Mahagun Mansion green area back to being garbage dump

Residents are exasperated, as they had cleaned and developed the area just months ago....

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Gurgaon plans to turn waste to energy. But will it happen?

Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon is set to construct a waste-treatment plant that will convert garba...

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And this is what NCR residents want from their RWAs in 2017

City Spidey asked some residents what they expected from their housing societies....

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New Year resolutions of apex resident bodies in Ghaziabad

City Spidey speaks to top associations of RWAs and AOAs and finds out what they plan to accomplish i...

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Here’s a joke that East Delhi residents enjoy: Free Wi-Fi!

This was one of the Delhi government's key poll promises, but it's been six months and not even one ...

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These Dwarka kids have a message: Reduce, refuse, recycle and reuse

A few children from New Millennium Apartments, Sector 23, performed at the central market in Sector ...

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Dwarka: Civic bodies fail to curb waste burning

Despite a blanket ban by the National Green Tribunal, a few areas in the city have become permanent ...

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Sector 137 residents to meet CEO of Noida Authority

Meeting to be held on December 30 as residents want to apprise the new CEO, Deepak Agarwal, of the i...

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SDMC seeks support for clean Dwarka

Assistant commissioner issued circular to residents with an appeal for proper waste management as re...

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Segregate waste or be ready to pay fine to municipal corporations

NGT’s recent order to be in effect from April 1, 2017, as corporations say that it has given them ...

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Dwarka: For the city, by the city

In a collective attempt to clean up the sub-city, like-minded residents from various sectors and soc...

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Will Gurgaon ever learn!

Despite the city being one of the worst hit by the smog last month, MCG workers continue to burn gar...

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Maid drugs and robs family in Sec 12, Noida

The domestic help, who had been hired about three days ago, stole a laptop, an iPad, cash, jewellery...

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Garbage and open manholes a nuisance in Sector 7, Dwarka

Residents say neither South Delhi Municipal Corporation nor Delhi Development Authority is concerned...

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Ghaziabad residents discuss issues with civic bodies and district administration

TP Tyagi, chairman of RWA Federation, Ghaziabad, dubbed the meeting a success....

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I'puram: Concerned resident, are you? Then don't miss out on this workshop

The workshop, organised by COG under the "Swachh Indirapuram - Swasth Indirapuram" programme, will ...

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Crossings Republik: Residents rejoice as NGT denies garbage dump cum SWMP

NGT came down heavily on the municipal corporation for infringing on rights of citizens and cancelle...

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Dwarka: SDMC Deputy Commissioner assures major improvements in coming weeks

Kumar was on a visit to the sub-city with his team when he interacted with residents to understand...

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Vasundhara Enclave gets a zero-waste roadmap

In a bid to make Vasundhara Enclave a model residential colony, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation...

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Noida Authority workers' strike leaves city stinking

Around 4,600 contract workers refused to collect garbage for the last two days in protest against th...

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Gurgaon: Suncity residents score a victory over builder

After months of struggle and repeated written complaints, Suncity RWA has finally been able to get t...

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Indirapuram residents carry out large-scale cleanliness drive

Lotus Pond, Aditya Mega City, ATS Haciendas, ATS Advantage, Rajhans Kutumb, Mahagun Mansion, Gaur Gr...

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Solid waste from Ghazipur landfill to be used for widening NH 24

Thanks to NHAI, EDMC and CRRI, as much as 75 per cent of the garbage at the dumpsite can now be util...

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Gaur Green City residents bring in water tankers to douse garbage fire

After GDA kept passing the buck on the issue of putting out the flames, the residents took matters i...

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I'puram: Sex racket busted near Gaur Green City

The residents nabbed a sex worker from the area near the Noida-Indirapuram underpass, close to Kala ...

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GDA pledges support to Save Indirapuram initiative

Residents and AOA heads requested the civic body for support and garbage-disposal vehicles for the c...

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Delhi High Court asks EDMC to clean all garbage storages by Nov 11

EDMC informed that they were unable to act on NGT's orders due to a shortage of funds and sanitatio...

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MV I Ext: We see cows but where are the plants?

The civil and the horticulture departments of PWD are unsure about whose work it is to first clear t...

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Dwarka takes to social media to fight pollution

Residents and social organisations share pictures and videos of waste burning in the open, and send ...

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People say no to third odd-even scheme

Most residents are questioning the long-term efficacy of such a system in curbing pollution....

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Here's hoping the Hindon canal is cleared of Chhath debris soon

Although most of the waste lying by the canal is biodegradable, there are some plastic bags lying ar...

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Why in the world is Dwarka contributing to the toxicity?

While NCR grapples with the smog, there are people in the sub-city burning garbage in the open. Wow....

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Stop the open burning of waste. Now!

Dear Delhi government, more than the crop burning in neighbouring states, it is this that is worseni...

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Gurgaon: Be ready to pay, or the garbage stays

Diwali is over, but the tantrums of sanitation workers are only just beginning — they are demandin...

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Residents sceptic of Kejriwal’s committee on waste management

As Delhi government forms 3-member committee to look into sanitation, residents feel it’s just to ...

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Dwarka Sector 9: Spot the footpath!

Vacant plots, service lanes and even footpaths in the sector are littered with garbage....

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Dwarka Forum: Dear SDMC, this is how cleaning is done

As residents find SDMC’s efforts for sanitation inadequate, members of Dwarka Forum take it upon t...

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Noida Authority: Astauli treatment plant in six months

In response to the collective protest by residents of Sector 137, the civic body promises to have th...

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Sector 137, Noida: Residents raise collective voice against garbage disposal

Several societies in the sector join hands to protest against the dumping of waste in the proximal l...

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UPPCB to issue notice to Noida Authority for illegal dumping of garbage

Since its inception in 1976, the Authority has been dumping garbage in makeshift landfills across t...

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Swacchhta, a far cry in Dwarka?

Overflowing dustbins and uncleared dhalaos are common in some sectors as rains make matters worse an...

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Dwarka: Sector 23 residents spruce up parks to mark Gandhi Jayanti

The neighbourhood parks, which had remained in abject neglect after their takeover by MCD, get a mak...

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Sector 8 RWA carries out Swachhta Abhiyan

To celebrate the 147th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Sector 8 RWA and residents cleaned up Bl...

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Noida: Sector 137 residents rescue city forest

After a string of protets by residents, Noida Authority has finally put a stop to dumping of garbag...

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Clearing dhalaos twice a day: No mean feat, says EDMC

Residents of East Delhi may not get relief from the stench coming from garbage collection points, as...

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Composting 101!

So many societies are embracing waste management and composting — but what exactly does it entail?...

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Skylark Apts set to adopt waste segregation and composting

The society is encouraging residents to start the process right from their homes to make the flow ea...

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Why it took 36 hours to douse a fire in a Noida garbage dump

Apparently, the Noida Authority health department officials couldn't locate the site, as it turned o...

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Brahma Apartments: No smoke without garbage

Sector 7, Dwarka: Burning of garbage becomes a common sight near the society as residents complain o...

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Brahma society, Dwarka: Blue and green to keep things clean

This Sector 7 society has decided to turn itself into a zero-waste area, and to begin with, each hou...

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MV I Ext: East End residents will soon step out to the sight of pretty planters

Currently, the planters are in a terrible condition, with 80 per cent of the fence around them broke...

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DC on a Dwarka sanitation recce

Deputy Commissioner of Najafgarh Zone, Sanjeev Kumar, does a round of Dwarka’s landfill sites and ...

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Could East Delhi be spruced up before Diwali?

Following a central-government directive, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation has decided to give o...

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Chikungunya claims its first Dwarka victim

Uday Shankar Prasad, 61, a resident of Satya Heights Society in Sector 19, passed away on Monday at ...

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Anusandhan Apts set to step up waste management techniques

Sector 6, Dwarka: Residents set to have a pit for composting and separate bins to segregate garbage ...

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Dwarka: It stinks!

With unattended garbage becoming a constant sight in the city, residents raise voice against the SDM...

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Watch your step around Paryatan Vihar Apts

Vasundhara Enclave: Ever since their covers were stolen three years back, drains around the society ...

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This housing complex gets 1,000 saplings for free! Ask for your share too.

United India Apartments in Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension made the request to EDMC councillor Nikki S...

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Dwarka in the throes of chikungunya

Anger against the civic agencies and their non-committal approach mount, as more and more residents ...

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Gaur Green City: The society near the garbage dump

As residents of this society in Vaibhav Khand, Indirapuram, complain about an illegal dumpling site ...

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Runny, slimy, waste-lined streets in Dwarka. Ugh!

What's worse than a Dwarka littered with garbage? A Dwarka littered with garbage in the rains....

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TERI helps Vasundhara Enclave take its first steps to waste segregation

The Delhi-based NGO is set to find out how aware residents are about the issue and if incentives cou...

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Only half the garbage shelters in Mayur Vihar I Ext are operational. Why?

All complaints to EDMC about garbage-strewn streets have fallen on deaf ears; residents are fed up o...

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Roads riddled with potholes!

Gurgaon: Residents complain of damaged and incomplete roads as authorities say repair work has been ...

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Dwarka: Will somebody please own up to the horticulture waste!

While civic agencies continue to hem and haw over the issue, residents are faced with a potentially ...

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Sec 12, Dwarka: Suryodaya Apts’ new RWA sets its priorities

Members say they will focus on sanitation, streetlights, internal roads and measures to curb breedin...

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Century Apts, Sec 100: Residents irked at Noida Authority

The Authority has neither been maintaining the society park nor collecting garbage from the society...

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Sector 23, Dwarka: SDMC returns bins after project failure

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation returns dustbins it had collected from societies in Sector 23,...

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Noida: Garbage piles in basements after agency withdraws service

Residents of societies along the Noida Expressway face a health scare after the private agency meant...

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RG Residency, Noida: Garbage for garbage

The builder decided to remove domestic waste piling up for days in the basement of the society after...

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Why are Dwarka streets strewn with garbage?

A pilot project started by SDMC to increase the efficiency of waste management in the sub-city was a...

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Poor upkeep at I'puram's Harsha City Mall an invitation to dengue!

Residents and shopkeepers carry out dengue awareness drive and find rainwater seepage and stagnant w...

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Dwarka RWAs raise their concerns with SDMC mayor

Residents bring up issues of sanitation, maintenance and encroachment of footpaths as mayor visits S...

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Sanitation is Om Apartments’ top priority

The newly formed RWA of the Dwarka Sector 14 society has rolled up its sleeves to curb the breeding ...

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East Delhi: When apathy is the odour of the day

Civic authorities turn a deaf ear to complaints by residents of Mayur Vihar Ph 1, Mayur Vihar Ph 1 E...

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Double trouble at Bharat Vandana Apartments, Dwarka

Sector 19: Residents put up with not only with a broken footpath that caved in two weeks ago, but al...

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Parwana Apartments, MV I: In the stink of health

The area has been reeking, thanks to a garbage dump in front of the society for the past two weeks....

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SHE POWER: This woman wants sleepy Dwarka to be a hotbed of all action

Whether it is leading door-to-door campaigns or creating WhatsApp groups, president of Dwarka Forum,...

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Dwarka: Muddy water blues

The monsoons have not even set in yet and Dwarka is already reeling from waterlogging and poor sanit...

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Pull up your socks, Gurgaon, says ASSOCHAM

According to a survey conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India, the mo...

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Banned polythene bags find refuge in Dwarka

Rampant use of ‘Chinese polythene bag’ at weekly vegetable markets takes efforts for a pollution...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a lookback on the week in tweets....

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Noida Authority takes steps to beat dengue

Noida Authority will be getting the streets cleaned twice a day to fight against mosquitoes this mon...

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Kirti Apartments braces itself against dengue

Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension: RWA issues guidelines to residents and buys anti-mosquito fogging mac...

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This is how Nirvana Country is set to become a zero-waste housing society

Gurgaon: Nirvana Country, Sector 50, plans to set up two treatment plants to convert kitchen waste i...

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Indirapuram Cycling Club: Right on track

The Indirapuram Cycling Club has grown from a handful of members to more than 600 in two years, who ...

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Gurgaon: Kachra Chowk gets a much-needed makeover

It's now been renamed to Khushboo Chowk, and with more than 500 fragrant shrubs planted recently, se...

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Mayur Vihar Extension gasps for breath in rotting garbage

With East Delhi Municipal Corporation turning a blind eye to the garbage left unattended on the road...

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How Radhika Apts brought a park back to life

This Dwarka Sector 14 society not only turned the neighbourhood park from a barren patch to its pres...

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How a WhatsApp group is keeping Dwarka clean...

The group, the brainchild of Dr. Puneet Goel, Commissioner of SDMC, allows members to post pictures ...

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SDMC assures residents of a cleaner Dwarka

Dwarka Forum delegation met the SDMC commissioner over sanitation in the sub-city and got approval f...

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Dwarka: A tree-planting drive for a greener tomorrow!

Residents planted saplings in the neighbourhood park behind New Kanchanjunga Apartments in Sector 23...

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MCG may take over Sun City management

MCG commissioner TL Satya Prakash says the body is capable of taking over responsibility of the soci...

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GDA does a shabby job of cleaning drains in Indirapuram

The civic body, which started the work months after a High Court order, has been leaving the waste i...

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Women join hands to make Dwarka garbage-free

Association of Neighbourhood Ladies Get-Together (ANHLGT) has teamed up with the women of Dwarka to ...

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RTI response throws up maintenance anomalies in Ghaziabad

An RTI response reveals how despite repeated complaints by residents, the Ghaziabad Development Auth...

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Indirapuram's clean-up act

After several years of follow-ups with the Ghaziabad Development Authority, Indirapuram's storm drai...

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Sector 15, Gurgaon: A model for cleanliness

MCG ropes in Bhondsi district jail inmates to make cloth bags, also involving the RWAs and the NGO G...

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Dwarka sanitation: A waste of a system

In an interaction session today with the mayor of South Delhi Municipal Corporation, Dwarka resident...

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June 18: Vignettes from Noida, Greater Noida and Gurgaon

Shipra Suncity flat burgled; no takers for housing scheme; GPS for garbage lifting vehicles… Here ...

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Here's why you should be scared of littering in front of Gurgaon auto drivers

Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) has devised a unique way to keep a check on dumping garbage i...

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QERWA meets deputy commissioner of Gurgaon

The resident body demands that non-mandatory services continue to be provided after MCG’s takeover...

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Ecology takes a beating in Dwarka

Dry leaves and garbage being regularly burnt in open areas and near parks despite laws in place; res...

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Noida: Medical waste dumped near City View Apartment

Residents claim to have caught 2 sweepers of Sumitra Hospital in the act on camera, say piled-up was...

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How long can you wait at this bus stop?

Dwarka residents complain of poor garbage disposal in sub city, say many dumping spots near society ...

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Environment Week in Dwarka Sector 22-23

The "Week" will see several activities to protect and promote environment with the involvement of th...

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Celebrating Environment Day with sanitation-tree planting drive

Members of Noida Sector 31 RWA went around the sector removing garbage and planting trees in the nei...

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Ghaziabad: FedAOA meets GDA over state of drains

Residents apprehensive about monsoons, say most drains are clogged and garbage disposal unsatisfacto...

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Civic quagmire in Gurgaon

Multiple agencies with overlapping powers throw a spanner in the Gurgaon growth story ....

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Mayfield Garden, Gurgaon: In dire straits

Despite being developed 27 years ago, residents of the 10,000-household society in Sector 51, still ...

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A walk you wouldn’t want to remember

Morning walkers to the district park, located near apartments in Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension, comp...

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Dwarka takes a leap in waste management

A door-to-door campaign for segregation and disposal of garbage, launched by Dwarka Forum, becomes a...

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See what Mahagun Mansion residents were up to this Sunday

Residents and AOA of the Indirapuram society conducted an anti-encroachment and tree-planting drive ...

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Garbage woes begin to overflow in Dwarka

Residents say SDMC has been sloppy about garbage collection and disposal lately. Overflowing garbage...

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Mahagun Mansion to convert garbage dump into garden

Residents of Mahagun Mansion Phase I heaved a sigh of relief as the garbage dump next to the society...

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May 15: Vignettes from Noida and Gurgaon

Detained by school for fee, sharp shooter misses local poll target, NHAI takes steps to decongest De...

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Mahalaxmi Apartments want garbage and dry leaves gone

The Dwarka Sector 2 residents want the garbage around the society and the heaps of dry leaves inside...

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Prateek Laurel's hero!

Sumit Kumar, a garbage collector in the society, retrieved Rs 60,000 for a resident who had unmindfu...

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Can Ghaziabad be a smarter city?

The mayor is on a mission to transform Ghaziabad into a world-class city. He has formed a support un...

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The buzz in Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

Three held for sheltering SI’s killers; garbage burnt beside NH-24 for two days; Huda office ghera...

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SDMC initiates waste segregation in Dwarka

In a decisive step towards better sanitation, the municipal body notified Dwarka Forum that it would...

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April 20: The buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurugram

Bikes overtake cars in Odd-even season; GDA allocates Rs 1,500 crore for infra projects; Huda to app...

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85 jhuggies gutted after fire breaks out in Dwarka slum

Residents from neighbouring societies blame illegal waste segregation in the slum....

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Indirapuram: Garbage trouble for residents

Residents of Amrapali Village complain of an empty plot of land adjacent to their home being used as...

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April 12: The buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

Reassurance to e-rickshaw beneficiaries; former pradhan nabbed under Gangster Act; prayer room lamp ...

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FONRWA writes to Noida Authority about sanitation, stray dogs

RWA body writes two letters, says kids, senior citizens most vulnerable to stray dog attacks; also q...

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Fire, fumes and filth

The Ghazipur landfill has been burning for two weeks now. Residents of Kaushambi, Vaishali and Mayur...

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Don't spit it out, folks!

If you ever spit on the roads near Sector 42, watch out for Sumit Singh Bajaj. He'll give you a piec...

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PHOTO KATHA: Water water everywhere..

The situation at Rajat Vihar, Sec 62, Noida, seems to be getting worse with every passing day as sew...

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Don't forget your hanky while in Ghaziabad

Rs 3,38,000! Yes, that's the amount GMC spends on garbage disposal every month. Yet, this is what yo...

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A welcome relief for Noida residents: Service lane now ready

Lane gives quick access to main road between Sectors 55 and 57. Problem of filth collecting there al...

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A slice of Lodi-era grandeur in Dwarka

A 16th-century stepwell in Sector 12 will soon serve as a heritage and cultural draw in the sub-city...

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Pay house tax by March 31, get 20 per cent rebate

Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation also announced the installation of water ATMs in the city, better ro...

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PHOTO KATHA: See what the World Culture Festival left behind

The milling crowds have dispersed, the music has died down and the godmen have left. So has the glam...

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This woman returns to Gurgaon after 8 years and goes OMG!

All the changes, for better or for worse, unsettles her, as she returns from Bangkok and Cairo to se...

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The park that was

With withering plants, non-existent benches and walking tracks covered in the sands of time, the Loh...

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Residents demand better civic amenities

Vaishali and Vasundhara residents organised a procession to the new Ghaziabad mayor's office demandi...

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And that's how they turned a dumping ground into a garden

Residents of Dream Apartments in Sector 22, Dwarka, were tired of seeing a barren, dirty footpath ri...

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Dwarka's first steps towards a zero-waste environment

Kudos to Dwarka Forum for conducting a workshop in Shivalik Apartments on waste management. It showe...

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How BSES solved a traffic problem in Dwarka

Electricity poles in the middle of service lanes in Dwarka Sector 6 were obstructing traffic. With B...

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No plants in these planters

Planters meant to beautify market-fronts in Dwarka have been reduced to garbage-dumping spots. It's ...

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The dirty picture

It's good to be part of a Top 10 list. But when it's about the ten dirtiest cities in India, maybe n...

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How green is my park

If you want it, go get it. This is exactly what residents of Sector 11, Vaishali, did with a green b...

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Why Saturdays are bad for jogging in Sec 34

The streets of Sector 34, Noida, lie scattered with filth after the weekly markets on Friday....

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No time for green belt now: Horticulture Department

Residents of Sector 122 complain that the Horticulture Department is too busy with the upcoming Noid...

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5-point promise from Project Engineer to Sec 71

Over chai and chat, the Circle 5 Project Engineer agrees to resolve important issues of Sector 71, N...

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Don't dump it in the drain

The overflowing garbage in the main drain of Sector 44 has caused smaller drains in the Sector to ch...

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This Health Inspector kept his word!

City Spidey doffs its hat for Yogesh Tyagi, Health Inspector, Noida Authority, who kept his promise ...

SPIDEY BUZZ

Inhospitable hospital

Fortis hospital in sec 62, Noida, is surrounded on all sides by garbage dumps and open drains, creat...

SPIDEY BUZZ

Here's why Noida's a lot cleaner these days

Hint: Check out how these college kids spend their weekends....

SPIDEY BUZZ

Stinkpile!

Vacant plots in Sector 43, Noida are being used for garbage dumping and defecation. Residents are fu...

SPIDEY BUZZ

Cradle of filth

A vacant plot is being used to dump garbage. Noida Authority makes no attempt to tackle the problem,...

SPIDEY BUZZ

These Dwarka residents know a thing or two about organic gardening

Get inspired by Harmony Apartment residents who use domestic waste to green their gardens....

SPIDEY BUZZ

Sec 55 opens gates to new roads

Sector 55 re-opens gates after 15 years to an 800-metre long service lane being rolled out by Noida ...

SPIDEY BUZZ

You just can't trash this news, GMC

Posh Ghaziabad neighbourhood cries fowl over missing dustbins....

SPIDEY BUZZ

Pig pandemonium!

Garbage-strewn plots near posh bungalows in sector 31, Noida, are attracting pigs from the adjacent...

SPIDEY BUZZ

Residents hand MLA a charter of demands

At MLA Aapke Dwaar (MLA at Your Doorstep), organised by the RWA on Sunday, the residents of sector 3...

SPIDEY BUZZ

New app in town: Clean Noida

In line with PM Modi’s Swachh Bharat mission, ‘Clean Noida, green Noida’ motto and digital Ind...

SPIDEY BUZZ

10 issues Noida wants Modi to sort out

What does Noida want? Going by the list which Federation of Noida Residents Welfare Association (FON...

SPIDEY BUZZ

Air crash scares Dwarka residents

Dwarka residents are left thoroughly shaken following the crash of a small BSF aircraft this morning...

COMMUNITY

Raison Armor Homes

Lodged in the midst of high-end residential complexes in the neighborhood of Ahimsa Khand II, Raison Armor Homes is a 1-acre compound of modest residential space. Threeelegant residential towers and little open space with parking slot constitute the complex of Armor Homes.A total of 106 flats of the compound are available in 2 and 3 BHK variants. Residences are accompanied by a modest set of amenities likefull power backup, 24-hour security, swimming pool, small parks, community centre, commercial area, garbage disposal,ATM, etc.

Mall Road, Ahinsha Khand-II, Indirapuram

FORUMS

Story ideas for 6th June 2018

1- Markets in Dwarka not following the garbage segregation as directed by MCD. On the other hand Corporation has failed to check haphazard dumping...

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Story ideas for 14th May 2018

1- Poor garbage lifting and dumping of waste from.societies at public places has made Dwarka filthy. Societies are dumping garbage in service lanes wh...

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Story ideas for 30th April 2018

1- Respiratory problems being faced by people having asthma and dust allergy in Dwarka due to combined effect of organised Malba dumping and burning o...

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Story ideas for 13 April 2018

1- Local Shopping Centre at Sector 6 lacking in civic amenities. Water electricity cleaning and garbage and security are some of the major issues ...

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Story Idea : April 9

1- Failed in its earlier attempts to involve the households for waste segregation , East corporation come up with a new aidea . New garbage collecting...

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Story ideas 2nd December 2017

1- Dustbins at public places failed to give solution for garbage management in Dwarka. Corporation otself seems lacking in managing the system. ETA-2P...

FORUMS

story idea November 6

Residents of sector 119 to 123 is going to met the CCEO of Noida Authority today regarding the decision of garbage dump in vacant plot of Sector 123. ...

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Story ideas 26th October 2017

1- Organised dumping of malba in vacant land in Dwarka creating nuisance. Neityer the dDA nor MCD or police seems concerned about it. Also the plots n...

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Oct. 24 Story idea

In a bid to make Ghazipur landfill site free of waste EDMC joined hand with Delhi IIT. It claimed that by 2020 Ghazipur landfill will free of garbage....

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Oct. 22 Story idea

Co-operative group housing socities are also included in list of 'pay for garbage' prepared by an independent pannel setup by NGT . ETA - 4 pm...

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story idea

Residents of Amrapali Princely and silicon city, both residential society in Sector 76 are complaining about the garbage is pilling between the roads...

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story idea September 19

It has become a practice that every month the safai karamcharies go on strike for a week ten days leaving the sectors full of garbage. In sector 26 a...

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Story idea - August 8

1- Open water drain dumped with stinking garbage inviting trouble for residents of B-4 Paryatan Vihar in Vasundhara Enclave. Eta -4: pm...

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Story idea July 29

Residents of high rising societies of Sector 137 of Noida will conduct a protest against Noida Authority and demand to shift the garbage dump yard. et...

FORUMS

Story ideas

Story ideas- 1- Improper development of round about at sector 11/10 chowk causing trouble to commuters. After its construction couple of months back, ...

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