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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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High rises of Noida may now get benefits of kitchen waste disposal programme

Ritu Maheshwari said that several teams of social workers will be formed for effectively monito...

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Dwarka: SDMC brings 'ban on polythene bags' in action

In this regard, the SDMC and the RWAs are working from their ends to educate people on the issue....

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Workshop on solid waste management held in Noida

The attendees were educated on how they can manage their solid waste....

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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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GreNo Authority to hire NGOs to make Solid Waste Management Rules effective

The NGOs will assist the administration and will carry out campaigns to generate awareness about Sol...

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Green activist objects to mechanised wet waste management in Noida RWAs

The RWAs are receiving subsidy up to 95 per cent over the total cost of the composting machine....

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Gurugram residents raise concerns over plastic covered Bandhwari landfill

According to them, the landfill site is covered with large quantity of plastic lining whi...

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GreNo Authority to launch awareness campaign for execution of SWM rules

The decision has come in a meeting with Confederation of Real Estate Developers Association of India...

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Noida: Two institutes of national repute fined for flouting environment norms

According to officer with the agency, the solid waste management was not in accordance to the r...

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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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Noida Authority imposes hefty fine on 2 schools

New Okhla Industrial Development Authority, the agency, on Wednesday conducted a drive against schoo...

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Noida: Residents raise voice against flouting of water conservation rules

Residents' reactions came two days after the Noida Authority formed as many as 20 teams for a th...

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Noida: Societies embark on effective waste management in adherence to rules

Residents of Homes-121, a residential society in Sector 121, imparted training to the houses keeping...

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Ghaziabad civic body starts issuing notices to bulk waste generators across city

Bulk waste generators are a category where an organisation generates waste of 100 kilograms per day ...

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CPCB penalises Ansal API for flouting environmental norms in Gurugram

Besides directing the real-estate group to stop all the construction activities for its townshi...

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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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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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Gurugram: District admin fails to identify bulk waste generators so far

A bulk waste generator is any public and commercial entity which creates 100 kg of waste everyday. I...

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DPC conducts workshop for solid waste management in Dwarka

President of DPC, Urmila Sharma said that the workshop was organised to show the people how they cou...

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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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GNIDA approves provisional budget of Rs 4,260 crore in board meeting

The Greater Noida Authority also announced its share in the funding for the upcoming international a...

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I’puram: RWAs take waste management in their own hands, rope in NGO

RWAs of Ahinsa Khand II have sought help from IPCA to suggest a solution for managing waste generate...

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GreNo Authority seeks suggestions on policies related to waste management

The Authority has asked the residents to submit their suggestions by May 18....

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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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13 high-rises, pvt agencies initiate source segregation of wet waste in Noida

"The federation will continue this initiative as we want to make Noida a clean city," FedA...

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GreNo Authority heavily fined for violating solid waste management rules

A state level monitoring committee constituted by National Green Tribunal (NGT) slapped a hefty fine...

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Corporations plan to set up two new waste plants in Gurugram, Faridabad

The municipal corporations of Gurgaon and Faridabad have come up with the proposal after the Haryana...

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Ghaziabad: Planning a party? You’ve to ask GMC first

Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation has issued a notice to seek their permission before organising a bas...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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CONRWA to hold mega convocation in August

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

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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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: 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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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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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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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'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...