Solid

Urban waste has significant effects on our health. Photo: PTI

India’s waste management problem

4 min read . 01 Mar 2018
People wait for their turn to withdraw cash outside banks, days after demonetization was announced on 8 November 2016. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint
The CPCB guidelines will facilitate the urban local bodies in reducing the nuisance value of the waste management facilities and also enhance their aesthetic appeal. Photo: Bloomberg

CPCB issues guidelines on landfills

2 min read . 09 Jun 2017
Over several years, Douglas Hofstadter made what he calls ‘a series of leapfrogging analogies that led me from one empirical discovery to another to another’.

Butterfly on the wall

4 min read . 10 Mar 2017