January 30, 2019 8:38 am
WtE plants in India burn mixed waste. The presence of chlorinated hydrocarbons like PVC results in the release of dioxins and furans when the waste is burnt at less than 850 degree C. Appropriate filtering mechanisms need to be installed to control such dangerous emissions.
January 14, 2018 5:22 pm
A VHP leader said Hindu girls err in thinking a Sunil and a Salman are same. But how different are they?
September 07, 2017 3:57 am
Two days ago, the mountain that dots the Okhla skyline saw the last batch of trucks to dump garbage.
November 20, 2015 2:37 am
The NGT principal bench had directed the member secretaries of the DPCC and CPCB to visit the waste-to-energy plant.
August 19, 2015 3:49 am
The decision will come as a major relief to thousands of residential and commercial construction projects in Noida, which had been impacted by an order of the National Green Tribunal.
March 11, 2015 3:22 am
On the orders of the vice-chairman of DDA, this demolition was carried out.
July 24, 2013 3:34 am
In a city where residential space is shrinking rapidly,even a small patch of land each Muslim is entitled to for his/her final rest is hard to come by.
June 08, 2013 12:57 am
Around 2 lakh bogus voters on Delhis electoral roll live in constituencies near Delhis borders with Haryana and Uttar Pradesh,the Delhi State Election Commission announced on Friday.
May 28, 2013 12:56 am
Okhla residents opposing a controversial plant,which converts waste to energy,have filed an affidavit in an ongoing National Green Tribunal case,claiming that the plant is operating in an eco-sensitive zone.
April 05, 2013 1:42 am
A 24-year-old MTech student from Aligarh University died after he allegedly slipped and fell into a sewage treatment tank while collecting a sample from the plant in Okhla,Southeast Delhi,for his college project,police said.