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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Valley Municipalities Forum to implement integrated waste management plan

Bhaktapur : The Valley Municipalities Forum (VMF) is to manage the waste generated from all the municipalities in the Kathmandu Valley in accordance with...

Decade ending 2019 likely to be hottest on record

Exceptional global heat driven by greenhouse gas emissions mean this decade will most likely go down as the warmest on record, according to the...

20,000 KG garbage collected from Everest in 11 Years

It was back in the 1990s that Time magazine carried a news report regarding the increasing garbage in the Mt Everest with a cartoon....

World on course for more than 3 degree spike, even if climate commitments are...

On current unconditional pledges, the world is heading for a 3.2°C temperature rise Technologies and policy knowledge exist to cut emissions, but transformations...

Nepal to raise carbon trade issues with priority during COP 25

Kathmandu : Nepal is preparing to raise the issues about carbon trade with top priority in the COP 25, the United Nations 25th Climate...

Smoke emitted from factories affecting human health

Nuwakot : Ratamate in Belkotgadhi Municipality-7 of Nuwakot district has been witnessing thick fog till late morning these days. Large clouds of black smoke...

Air pollution shuts schools in Iran’s capital

Tehran : Schools in Tehran were ordered to be closed on Wednesday after the Iranian capital was cloaked in dangerously high levels of air...

Air pollution level becomes severe in Indian capital

New Delhi : The air pollution level in Indian capital city New Delhi Tuesday became severe on Tuesday, officials said. According to the Central...

Highway or a Garbage Trail?

Kathmandu : "Do not spit. Do not throw away any water bottles and waste materials." This is how the helpers of any passenger vehicles...

What lesson should Kathmandu learn from Delhi’s pollution?

Kathmandu : India’s capital New Delhi and the northern states–Bihar and Uttar Pradesh (UP)—that border with Nepal have been bearing the brunt of excessive...