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It’s the season of celebration when you get together with friends and families. And, to remind them of these happy moments, you...
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 10:36
Pune: SWaCH, a non-profitable organisation of waste pickers, collected 8,060 kg dry waste and 30,160 kg nirmalya, fruits and...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 09:30
After the successful launch of Fabindia Experience Centre in Aundh earlier this year, the brand has now expanded to a second...
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 10:00
PUNE: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has insisted that all higher educational institutes (HEIs) should make their...
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 12:06
PUNE: With thermocol ban in the State from last year onward, most of the decorators in Bohri Ali, Raviwar Peth are promoting eco-...
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 09:33
One of the biggest festivals of the year, Ganesh Chaturthi is just around the corner. Along with all the fun also comes a lot of...
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 20:39
Since it doesn’t decompose and is easily recyclable, plastic is one of the easiest options available for convenient usage....
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 21:36
New Delhi: Eighteen states have imposed complete ban on plastic carry-bags, while five other states have imposed partial...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 20:21
The Earth is becoming a hub of plastic waste which is evident with the rise in a number of deaths of animals. Recently, nine deer...
Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 14:24
Pune: Bowing to the pressure from the Maharashtra Plastic Manufacturers Association (MPMA), the Maharashtra government lifted the...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 09:54
New Delhi: Over 25 state governments may have to pay environment compensation of Rs one crore each for not submitting their...
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 13:18
New Delhi: Hindutva is one of the ideologies of Shiv Sena, but it is different from "BJP's Hindutva", argues Yuva Sena chief...
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 16:06
Pune: The solution to the plastic problem remains elusive. However, Prof Avinash Ade and his two doctoral students Manisha...
Sunday, May 12, 2019 - 12:36
PUNE: Renowned scientist Dr Raghunath Mashelkar has resigned from the post of Chairman of the Expert Committee to define single-...
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 12:03
According to the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), post the plastic ban, the authorities have confiscated 46,605 kg of plastic...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 15:54
After nine months of the plastic ban, the State government in December informed milk pouch manufacturers to apply for Extended...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 15:54
Last year, the State government’s plastic ban stood out as a shining example in India’s efforts to align with the environmental...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 14:54
Initially, the State government had issued a public notice on January 2, 2018, banning plastic carry bags and things made out of...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 14:48
Although the plastic ban has completed a year, the State government has failed in creating awareness among the people regarding...
Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 14:45
Pune: Check this! Shopping malls advertise discounts up to 50-60 per cent, but when the customer goes to shop, he/she finds that...
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 16:03