Delhi govt will kick off campaign to curb air pollution

Hindustan Times | Oct 1, 2020 at 7:05 PM

State environment minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said the government will launch a widespread campaign to curb air pollution, which peaks in the national capital during the winter, with an action plan he said that would include preparing bio-chemicals, and spraying them across 800 hectares of farmland in the rural belt of Delhi where farmers burn crop stubble.

Auto sales gather speed

The Hindu Business Line | Oct 1, 2020 at 6:38 PM

Riding on a low base and an uptick in consumer sentiments, automobile companies, including makers of passenger cars, two-wheelers and commercial vehicles, reported a growth in sales in the domestic market in September on a year-on-year basis.

Bio-mining proposal awaits govt. nod

The Hindu | Oct 1, 2020 at 6:13 PM

A Mangaluru City Corporation proposal for bio-mining of solid waste at its landfill site at Pachchanady to reclaim land for further use is awaiting the approval of the State government.