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NGT slams GDA, GNN on lack of solid waste management in Raj Nagar Extn

Hearing a petition filed by Federation of Raj Nagar Extension, the tribunal directed the civic bodie...

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'Despite tall claims, Dwarka fumbles on waste management'

How long will it take SDMC to get its act together? ...

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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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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Plastic menace continues to hold Dwarka in grip'

CK Rejimon of Dwarka Forum questions the efficacy — and intent — of the civic bodies in ...

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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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Dwarka: Crescent Apartments aims to become zero waste society

Along with the women group, the management of society is making all endeavors to make everyone aware...

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Three Dwarka sectors set to receive development funds from area MLA

Cooperative Group Housing Societies (CGHS) and also some DDA pockets in Sector 1, 2 and 7 will now h...

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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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Dwarka: Review meet held between RWAs, SDMC officials on waste management

The meet, organised by the Association of Neighbourhood Ladies Get-Together (ANHLGT), was ...

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Noida Authority launches MoHUA app for residents to qualify for Swachhata survey

At least 15 per cent of the total population of Noida has to download this app to allow Noida to qua...

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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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SDMC's claims of turning Sectors 22 and 23 into model sectors fall flat

This announcement was made on October 4. However, the ground reality of waste management remain...

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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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Now, it pays to adopt green waste disposal methods in Noida

Noida Authority will reward sector and residential complexes adopting scientific disposal of solid w...

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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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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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Four-storey residential buildings can now be constructed: Haryana CM

It will benefit house owners in Gurgaon who have already constructed fourth floors but are not able ...

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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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MCG starts cleaning up of unauthorised waste dumps in Aravalli

Two huge dumps, located between Behrampur and Kadarpur villages in Gurgaon, pose a grave threat to t...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Environmentalists worry over dumping of plastic waste at Basai wetland

There was an uproar among the people over the dumping of plastic waste after a black-necked stork wa...

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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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CM orders Noida Authority to shift landfill from Sector 123, finally!

This directive was given out during a meeting held yesterday evening with Alok Tandon, chairman and ...

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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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How Gurgaon’s real estate boom became a bane for its air...

All construction activities were banned for 48 hours last Thursday, but open piles of sand and cemen...

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UP CM orders meeting with MLA and MP on landfill issue

The CM also said a landfill site should be made within 2 km of an area of human habitation — a...

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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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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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Dwarka: Sehrawat announces monitory committee dedicated for sanitation

In the meeting, about hundred RWA representatives discussed the issues related to waste segregation ...

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Residents stage novel protest against Noida Authority, remove shirts

Residents came on roads to protest against the construction of dump yard near their houses...

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Noida landfill issue: Protesters boycott meeting with GB Nagar DM and SSP

The people who were arrested on Monday have gone on an indefinite hunger strike and plan to continue...

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Delhi: RWAs, traders join hands to oppose encroachment of public land

The delegation demanded strict punishment for government officials regarding their negligence t...

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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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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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Noida authority gives fully automatic compost machine to Sector-15A

It was decided in the meeting that the authority will sponsor 75 per cent cost of the compost m...

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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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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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UP ministers conduct review meeting for infrastructural projects in GB Nagar

Satish Mahana, Minister of Industrial Development, UP, and Jai Pratap Singh, UP excise minister...

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People fear health hazards as used disposable plates ubiquitous in Dwarka

The ignorance towards dumping of these plates is growing day by day. As a result, they can be seen l...

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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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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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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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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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Is Gurgaon ‘liveable’ enough? Time to find out

Gurgaon, Faridabad and Karnal have been selected for a Liveability Index survey to assess cities on ...

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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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Delhi HC sounds a wake-up call to MCD for e-waste management

Did the three municipal corporations think electronic waste management in the city was important eno...

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MCG slams Ecogreen for poor waste collection services

Ecogreen, the concessionaire for the Bandhwari waste plant and door-to-door waste collection service...

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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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DM of GB Nagar receives twelve point agenda for curbing pollution

The ‘Air Pollution Abatement Action Plan’ created by the ministry of environment, forest...

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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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Do you know how to make raw compost? NOFAA holds demo to explain

Residents and AOAs from 10 societies took part in the demo. Mobitrash, or a mobile mixer machin...

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This is how Uniworld Gardens generates 800 kg of compost every month

The society has tied up with a waste management agency that offers solutions to issues that keep cro...

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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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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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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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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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MCD composting in Dwarka doing more harm than good?

Compost used in various Dwarka parks has visible plastic waste in it....

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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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Palam Vihar: Mahindra Aura residents embark on waste management

The treated waste will be used as manure for the condominium’s green cover....

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Can Gurgaon rid itself of open dumping?

To understand the various aspects of integrated waste management, a conference was organised by city...

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Delhi LG gives municipal corporation 16 months to fix its solid waste management

Anil Baijal also directed it to ensure the prevention of methane emission from the three landfill si...

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GB Nagar may not get its own municipal corporation

At a meeting convened by Noida Authority today, most stakeholders, including FONRWA, CONRWA and vari...

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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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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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Indirapuram gears up for e-waste recycling initiative

Through this initiative residents are striving to ensure that hazardous waste like metals, power cel...

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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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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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Why is Delhi Government not enforcing the Solid Waste Management Policy?

There are conflicting accounts from government officials regarding the Lieutenant Governor’s a...

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Do you know why Gautam Gambhir was in Dwarka recently?

The Indian cricketer clarified a few things about the Clean India Campaign, and urged schoolchildren...

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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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DDA steps in to trim Dwarkas green cover and manage its horticultural waste

Today a joint survey was done by the horticultural department of DDA (under the guidance of their de...

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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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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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EDMC might have a waste management solution by 2019

Well, better late than never....

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EDMC asks IIT Delhi to help them tackle the problems of Ghazipur landfill

Ranbir Singh, Commissioner (EDMC) told City Spidey that a technical research team of IIT Delhi would...

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Gurgaon's Garden Estate churns out 800 kg of compost a month!

It has collected 120 tonnes of kitchen waste so far and churned out 17 tonnes of compost....

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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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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’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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Delhi’s air quality could turn ‘severe’ post Diwali

It has already reached the "very poor" category and, if unchecked, could turn “...

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Noida Authority to float a second tender for construction waste

The first tender had been floated on October 5. However, only one company had applied. Therefore, in...

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What fuelled the recent fire at the Ghazipur landfill?

Surprisingly, the fire outbreak has occurred despite EDMC’s claims that it uses modern te...

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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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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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Dwarka's Mass Apartments chants waste to wealth mantra

Dwarka Engineers’ Association contributed an iron cage to the society for the purpose of compo...

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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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Reduce, recycle and reuse: ANHLGT celebrates Gandhi Jayanti in Dwarka

Held at the Sector 23 community hall, the event was dedicated to the three R's - ...

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Awareness around ownership for household waste increases in Mayur Vihar

The solid waste management programme undertaken by Sleep Well Foundation and CII is being embraced b...

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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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Haiyya volunteers connect with RWAs on waste management

The members, who have received a week-long training on environmental issues, are now on the move....

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NGT hauls up NHAI and EDMC for still doing nothing about the Ghazipur landfill

Despite two deaths and an agreement to construct part of NH 24 from the landfill waste, the aut...

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Ministry of Urban Development to allocate Rs 300 crore to MCD

The money shall be utilised in procuring machines for collection, transport and storage of solid was...

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City Spidey and Rise Foundation join hands for waste segregation

The event is being organised at True Friends Apartments in Sector 6, Dwarka....

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East Delhi societies caught unawares as NGT slaps fines

The NGT has slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on seven housing societies for not complying with waste-mana...

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SDMC starts distributing dustbins in societies of Dwarka

Rules and regulations for waste segregation and disposal have also been laid down. Non-compliance am...

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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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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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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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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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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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GDA mandates safety inspection for Crossings Republik

Crossings Infrastructure Private Limited has been asked to examine the condition of firefighting sys...

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Covered dustbins, landfills form part of waste management

Several initiatives are on to increase effectiveness and efficiency of solid waste management in Dwa...

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Mystery surrounds zero-waste management project in Vasundhara

Residents of Vaundhara in East Delhi are still awaiting wate management project that EDMC commission...

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NGT issues new guidelines for preservation of water bodies

The order, passed on July 13, has been lauded by the water and environment activists in Ghaziabad....

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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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Gurgaon misses the Smart City list

Only Karnal from Haryana featured on the list of 30 more smart cities released by the Ministry ...

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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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Dwarka: Residents slam SDMC at waste management meet

They complained that the corporation had failed to implement waste segregation and was trying to int...

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Dwarka women campaign to protect environment

Association Neighbourhood Ladies Get-together (ANHLGT), a women’s group, has been organising e...

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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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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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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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Blue and green to keep it clean. Do you know how?

Civic bodies of north and east Delhi distributed green and blue bins to residents, urging them to se...

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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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Gurgaon Environment Conclave intrigues the audience!

The audience found the conclave informative and some even felt that the time allotted to speakers wa...

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SPECIAL COVERAGE: Gurgaon Environment Conclave

Experts expressed their views and concerns about areas such as air pollution, demand for water, wast...

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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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Sec 7, Dwarka: Morning walkers on a mission

The group has taken it upon itself to ensure that their walking lane is clean and green....

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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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Small wonders draw for big change at Fresco

The RWA held a poster-making competition on waste management as the society strives to become a zero...

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Builder promises possession of Paramount Emotion homes by September

In addition to that, Paramount Group, the developer, assured homebuyers that a solid waste managemen...

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Dwarka: Jhelum Apartments embraces solid waste management

A notice would be put up on the society's notice board on May 8, formally informing residents to...

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Dwarka: How Queen’s Valley became a zero-waste school

The school has not only gone solar, it also contributes energy to the area’s power grid. Recyc...

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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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CONRWA to hold mega convocation in August

The residents’ association plans to raise pressing concerns, including substandard food and sc...

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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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Gurgaon, Vipul Greens: Just what makes this society so cool!

With 97 per cent LED lights, 150 CCTV cameras, a biometric system and seven rainwater harvesting pit...

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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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NCR: The week in tweets

Here's taking a look at what the Twitterati said this past week (Mar 19 - Mar 24)....

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MCG launches handbook and portal on waste management

To improve resident involvement in waste management, the Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon launched a...

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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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Building or repairing a house? Be ready to pay for construction waste

The EDMC environment department is likely to pass a proposal to help curb the haphazard disposal of ...

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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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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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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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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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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: 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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SDMC organises waste management workshop for Dwarka residents

A booklet on efficient waste management was distributed among participants, encouraging them to spre...

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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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You give her trash, she'll give you flowers

What made Sudha Singh, a resident of Gaur Grandeur Apartments, Sector 119, Noida, give up her 10-ye...

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PHOTO KATHA: Dwarka chooses to step into a cleaner New Year

Residents from various sectors and societies carried out a cleanliness drive at a Sector 7 park, in ...

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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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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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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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Brahma Apts garners applause for waste management

The society’s initiative was discussed at a recent meeting between Dwarka residents and SDMC in Se...

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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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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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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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FCGHS organises protest against Dwarka's poor waste management

Various social groups such as Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi (SDKS), Dwarka Lok Kalyan Manch, Pahal and Sahaj ...

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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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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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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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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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AOA Federation Ghaziabad meets GDA vice-chairman

The three-pronged agenda involved discussions on the construction of a road, waste management and th...

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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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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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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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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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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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Dwarka: Community composting to foster solid waste management

SDMC starts giving composting cages to societies in bid to support solid waste management and make t...

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Eco club Happy Home, Dwarka: Kids with a cause

The group, run mostly by school girls, organises events to promote eco-friendly practices such as co...

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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's Happy Home promotes waste management

The Eco Club of the Sector 7 society has joined hands with Dwarka Forum to promote proper waste segr...

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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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Gurgaon to decentralise solid waste management

The decentralisation will save transporting costs and make residents aware of benefits of waste segr...

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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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Vignettes from Ghaziabad, Noida and Gurgaon

Rahul episode leads to a can of worms; traffic police plan to speed up NH traffic; circle rates to b...

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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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Fire, fumes and filth

The Ghazipur landfill has been burning for two weeks now. Residents of Kaushambi, Vaishali and Mayur...

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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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Dwarka's new police station is an eco-friendly marvel

Loaded with cutting-edge eco-friendly features, Delhi Police sets an example with its new police sta...