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Pollution Control Board


Naidu calls for stricter action against pollution law violators

May 08, 2022 11:01 am

Vice President was speaking at the Conference on Environmental Diversity and Environmental Jurisprudence

Karnataka pollution board asks districts to hold review meetings on biomedical waste management

December 07, 2021 7:14 pm

KSPCB chairman Shanth Avverahalli Thimmaiah also directed the deputy commissioners of all the districts to forward an action taken report to the pollution board.

Appointment of KSPCB chairman runs into controversy, once again

November 17, 2021 8:03 pm

The apex court had stated that pollution control boards are autonomous bodies which should not be controlled by political heads.

UT makes NOC must for food manufacturing units operating outside Industrial Area

April 07, 2015 5:26 am

Meanwhile, food retailers, about 2,500 in number, have been exempted from getting NOC.

Few care for ban on plastic bags

December 29, 2014 4:56 am

Several illegal units running in city but don’t have powers to take action, say PMC officials

Festive season: City collects additional 1,800 tonnes garbage

November 07, 2013 12:03 am

This festive season,the city generated more than 1,800 tonnes additional garbage.

Green tribunal gives Sterlite plant go-ahead

August 09, 2013 3:29 am

It has not been established that the industrial activity prejudicially and in any way compromises the environment or interests of future generations.

Sterlite Industries' copper smelter unit in Tamil Nadu shut down

March 30, 2013 4:19 pm

The closure comes in the wake of alleged noxious gas leak from it.

New mining policy to spike sand,gravel rates

August 29, 2012 1:30 am

The Punjab government on Tuesday approved the Mining Policy-2012 for the auction of sand and stone mines in the state.

HC issues notices to Cong leader over transfer of land

July 12, 2012 5:17 am

Taking a serious view of allegations that under political pressure,the Haryana government had transferred land belonging to gram panchayat of Bhadson village in Karnal to senior Congress leader Venod Sharma,the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday issued notices to the minister.