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We cannot kill jobs in firecracker industry, says Supreme Court

There is no definite study to show that bursting of crackers made the air quality worse during festivals like Diwali, argue manufacturers.

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Delhi-NCR could face its first cracker-less Diwali due to poor air quality

The Supreme Court on Wednesday reiterated for the third time in eight days that only ‘green firecrackers’ can be sold and burst in the national capital ...

11 months ago . 123 views

firecrackers other than green crackers not to be sold in Delhi-NCR: Supreme Court

A bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan said firecrackers already produced can be sold this festival season but only in other parts of the country.

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Green Crackers Order Only for Delhi; TN, Puducherry Can Fix Own 2-Hour Diwali Slot: SC

The Tamil Nadu government had urged the Supreme Court to allow firecrackers to be burst on Diwali morning in accordance with religious practices in the state.

11 months ago . 81 views

After SC verdict, vendors are as clueless about ‘green firecrackers’ as the consumer

Vendors in Delhi's Sadar Bazar say that a majority of their stock consists of firecrackers now banned by the Supreme Court adding that neither customers nor sho...

11 months ago . 84 views

No blanket ban on firecrackers, can burst green crackers from 8-10 pm on Diwali: Supreme Court

On October 9 last year, Supreme Court temporarily banned sale of firecrackers ahead of Diwali. It said it was an experiment to examine its effect on the pollution l...

11 months ago . 158 views

Pollution-free Diwali by 2018? Scientists working on smokeless, reusable electronic-firecrackers

In 2017, the Supreme Court banned the sale of crackers in the National Capital Region around Diwali, but there was spike in pollution levels again last year, primar...

1 year ago . 122 views

Stubble burning and pollution: It is a deeper question of the dignity and identity of farmers

Attempts by a range of agencies to address the issue of stubble burning in Punjab have repeatedly failed. We suggest that this is not only because we’ve misse...

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SC verdict on firecrackers needs to be lauded not criticised.

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2 years ago . 169 views

No firecrackers this Diwali: SC puts on hold sale in Delhi-NCR till November 1

The Supreme Court put on hold the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR on Monday, saying its earlier order permitting them will come into effect from November 1, almos...

2 years ago . 181 views

4 dead :Blast in Ghaziabad firecracker factory

Ghaziabad :4 persons were killed and five injured on Friday when an explosion rocked a godown of a firecracker factory here, police said. The in...

2 years ago . 205 views

As Delhi chokes on smog, here’s how China uses cloud seeding to fight pollution

As Delhi considers utilizing cloud seeding to handle the phenomenal exhaust cloud gagging it, it could be valuable to take a gander at another nation that utilized ...

2 years ago . 202 views

 
 

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Dual screen nubia Z20 now available globally

Unveiled back in August and on sale in China since then, the nubia Z20 is now officially available for purchase internationally. The dual-screen flagship can now be...

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How One 'Informal Meeting' Changed Sourav Ganguly's World, Who's Now S...

Touted as one of the best captains to have ever led the Indian cricket team into international cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a well regarded member of the our nation...

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Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot

Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh: Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

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With India’s rank slipping five positions from 81st to 86th as per the Henley Passport Index, the commotion among Indian travellers is obvious.

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Indian-origin actor Kal Penn told Lilly Singh a humorous anecdote about why he is hesitant to eat at Indian restaurants. “It’s very simple, our people l...

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Comfort before style: Hailey Baldwin rocks her wedding with sneakers

Adding comfort to fashion has become a style statement these days and model Hailey Baldwin knows how to carry the mix well.

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This may be the real reason behind Rahul's resignation

After Congress lost 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sonia Gandhi had instituted the Antony Committee for an official post-mortem.  

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The department is now trying to figure out if the fish has spread from the pond as it looks to prevent the species from reaching other bodies of water in Georgia, M...

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5 Thoughts Every Delhiite Who Hates Burning Crackers Has During The Di...

Diwali is almost here and just when everyone's super thrilled about celebrating the festival, some of us are having sleepless nights at the thought of those kid...

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The Notoriously Famous Chor Bazaar Might Be Shifted From Subhash Park,...

Kabari Bazaar, popularly known as Chor Bazaar, might get a new address. This weekly market takes place at Subhash Park near the Red Fort and sees droves of people...

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U.K. to issue coin in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

The U.K. government has decided to issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said Britain’s Chancellor of the Exche...

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