Bangalore, July 29
Drawing experience from research with Grama Panchayats in Kolar and Chikkabalapur districts, Centre for Decentralised Local Governance (CDLG), Avantika Foundation has been launched...
Berlin, May 18
In a controversial move, a city in Germany is planning to pay unemployed alcoholics and drug addicts in beer in exchange for cleaning the streets.The planned taxpayer-funded project in west...
March 20, 2014
At the end of every event, it is common to find the venue strewn with paper cups and plates. But this is where a music festival saw an innovative communication idea. The waste basket actually beca...
Lucknow, Feb 09
Alleging that Delhi was emptying its 16 drains into the Yamuna river which was later converging with the Ganga and polluting it, the UP government has issued a notice to Arvind Kejriwal government...
Chandigarh, Nov 27
The World Bank implementation support mission here on Wednesday lauded Punjab government for providing “improved and sustainable” sanitation services to the rural population in Punjab.“The...
November 3, 2013
Chennai-based Paperman comes up with novel way to fund NGOs
New Delhi, August 3
Your shower may not be very hot but your room rent won’t be hiked in a hurry
New Delhi, June 5
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today said the Government will initiate steps to turn all AIIMS across the country into “green hospitals” by adopting environment-friendly methods for disposal...
London, April 30
The world’s first factory to turn garbage into jet fuel will come up in about three years
Bangalore, February 25
Satarem India has launched an integrated municipal solid waste management project with Bangalore Mahanagar Palike (BBMP) on public-private partnership basis. The solid waste project incl...
Guwahati, Dec 9
The union ministry of urban development has approved the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)-assisted Rs 1178.75 crore Guwahati sewerage project.The revised detailed project repor...
New Delhi, Nov 17
Get ready to use newly designed washrooms fitted with vacuum toilet system, like the one seen in planes, as Railways is planning to introduce it on the Delhi-Amritsar Swarna Shatabdi and luxury to...
Vadodara, Oct 19
Water technology company Xylem Inc has won a contract to work with Essar Projects (India) Ltd to install a biological treatment system in a wastewater plant in Jamnagar.
Under the contrac...