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Gujarat: Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests three, including two government officials, I-T officer booked

In the first case, the ACB officials had received an information that GPCB officer Rajesh Patel has been collecting bribes from different industries in Palsana GIDC and was on his way to Ahmedabad on Saturday.

‘Sewage dumped in Narmada’: Gujarat High Court notice to govt, pollution board

The Petitionerhas cited news reports and research works in the petition claiming that Narmada river is being polluted with “high quantity of sewage (millions of litres per day)” by various local authorities situated on the bank of the river in Madhya Pradesh.


Vadodara civic body launches e-waste collection drive

The vendor will reward people with cash for trading their old electronic gadgets.

Farmers unhappy with public hearing on Dholera SIR

Ahmedabad Collector and the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) on Friday conducted public hearing for the proposed Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) at Dholera that was attended by the DSIR Authority officials,revenue officials and around 2,000 villagers affected by the project.

Pollution norms: Navlakhi port operations suspended

Following the suspension of activities,loading of salt in Indian-flagged Sagar Shakti vessel was halted. Sources said that loading of the vessel had started two days ago and around 12 metric tonnes of salt had already been loaded.

HC slaps notices on GSPC,PGVCL rights group over environment laws violation

According to the petitioner,GPCB has not complied with the directions given to it by CPCB.


Amdabadis kept noise pollution in check on Diwali,says GPCB

Ahmedabad seems to have kept its noise pollution levels low this Diwali. The data by the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) released recently reveals that the highest firecracker noise level on Diwali was recorded to be at 110.8 decibels (dB),which was well below the permissible limit. “As per the Central Pollution Control Board,manufacturers can’t create […]

Morbi ceramic units to get PNG in ration from today

AFTER the Gujarat High Court ordered closure of their coal gasifier plants last month,hundreds of ceramic units in tile town of Morbi have come to a halt as the company supplying piped natural gas (PNG) to them is struggling to maintain fuel supply. To tide over the crisis,the company has decided to start rationing of […]

400 coal gas plants shut down in Morbi ceramic units

Acting on a PIL,the HC ordered Gujarat Pollution Control Board to take action against polluting coal gas plants in Morbi.

Star appeal

several policemen from the local police station on bandobast duty were pretty distracted by the charm of the actor.