No quick-fix measures can clear the smog that builds up every year in October/November. A well-thought-out strategy, coupled with sincerity of purpose and clarity of agenda, is the only solution.
The Kharar Municipal Council today gave another five days (till November 20) to local traders to dispose of their polythene stocks.
State will sell surplus electricity, buy at lower rates
Dengue cases in Mohali district have reached a record high this year. As many as 2,253 cases have been reported so far, the highest in the past eight years.
The State Pollution Control Board (SPCB) has finally woken up to chalk out an action plan to address air pollution in the state’s industrial hub of Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh (BBN) after it figured
While parts of North India battle the life-threatening smog, there is some good news and some bad news.
The bioethanol plant, which was scheduled to be set up at Nasibpura village in Talwandi Sabo to solve the issue of paddy stubble burning and the pollution caused due to it, is yet to come up.
The Municipal Council (MC), Kharar, today decided to impose a complete ban on the usage, sale and storage of all types of polythene bags within the municipal limits with effect from November 15.
Farmers told to adopt techniques to increase yield, check pollution
The government needs to spend 3.8 per cent of the GDP on health to meet the goal of universal health coverage (UHC).
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