UNESCO condemns dredge waste dumping in Barrier Reef waters

UNESCO on Thursday condemned a decision to allow the dumping of dredge waste in Great Barrier Reef waters and recommended the Australian marine park be considered for inclusion on the World Heritage in Danger list.

Give police aid to remove debris near Yamuna: NGT to Delhi, UP

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Monday directed Delhi government and Uttar Pradesh to extend all help including police aid for removal of debris from Yamuna banks.

Delhi, UP police should prevent waste dumping into Yamuna: NGT

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today asked Delhi and Uttar Pradesh police to deploy adequate staff to prevent dumping of waste and debris into Yamuna river.

`Japan has no plans to dump spent nuclear fuel abroad`

Japan has no plans to dispose its spent nuclear fuel overseas, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs Chiaki Takahashi has said.

China slaps penalties on US, Russian steel

China on Thursday said it will impose penalties on steel imported from the United States and Russia, claiming the countries were allowing it to be sold at a cut price.

Dumping by text is ‘bad manners’

Breaking up by sending a text message is bad manners because texting is “too heartless”, believe etiquette experts.

US slaps import penalties on Chinese tubular goods

The US Commerce Department announced it has imposed anti-dumping tariffs of up to 99 percent on imports of Chinese tubular goods.