Single-use plastic

BAN on plastic! Centre prohibits single-use plastic items from July 1, 2022

The Centre has banned manufacture, import, stocking, distribution, sale and use of identified single-use plastic (SUP) items, including candy sticks, plates, cups and cutlery, from July 1, 2022.

Aug 13, 2021, 23:52 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi lauds scuba divers for cleaning plastic waste from deep sea

PM Modi also stated that a plastic-free India could be an example for the whole world. 

Nov 24, 2019, 13:24 PM IST

India is open defecation free, says PM Modi at Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that over 10 crore toilets have been built across India in the last five years and he praised the volunteers who worked tirelessly in villages to make Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a huge success.

Oct 02, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

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Oct 02, 2019, 10:52 AM IST

Single-use plastic ban in India from 2nd October

On the occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi,
The government may impose a ban on Single-use plastic from today onwards on the products like Plastic bags, straw, food packaging items, bottles etc.

Oct 02, 2019, 09:12 AM IST

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Oct 02, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

Deshhit: 'Single-Use Plastic Reality Test' of Zee News worth Rs 100

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Oct 01, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

Mother Dairy urges consumers to opt for ‘Token Milk’ to cut plastic use

The company said it will take additional steps to promote the consumption of token milk and is actively considering introducing door to door supplies to reduce the use of plastics in day to day life by the residents of Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Faridabad and Ghaziabad.

Oct 01, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

After PM Narendra Modi's call, glass jars replace plastic water bottles at BJP headquarters

Earlier on March 20 this year, when BJP leaders met for a CEC meeting, they were served with plastic water bottles.

Sep 29, 2019, 18:54 PM IST

Now, Rajasthan High Court bans single-use plastic

The decision to ban single-use plastic was taken as a mark of respect to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th Birth Anniversary on October 2.

Sep 29, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

India sacrificed the most for UN's peacekeeping missions: PM Narendra Modi at UNGA

More than 200,000 Indians have served in nearly 50 of the 71 UN peacekeeping missions established around the world since 1948.In 2007, India became the first country to deploy an all-women contingent to a UN peacekeeping mission. 

Sep 27, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

India taking steps to combat climate change, launched campaign to ban single-use plastic: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi warned that global warming is increasing number and severity of natural disasters.

Sep 27, 2019, 21:21 PM IST

Jamia Millia Islamia bans single-use plastic from October 2

The entire JMI campus including all hostels, Jamia Community Centre, all canteens, shops, coffee houses will become plastic-free.

Sep 26, 2019, 18:19 PM IST

Crucial Cabinet Secretary meet on single-use plastic ban on Tuesday ahead of October 2 deadline

The government is working on a two-pronged approach to implement the ban on single-use plastic. Details below:

Sep 10, 2019, 13:47 PM IST

Government committed to ban single-use plastic, people should use cloth bags: Ram Vilas Paswan

The suggestions made during the meeting will be reviewed and sent to the Cabinet Secretary in three days. 

Sep 09, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

5W1H: India will ban single-use plastic says PM Modi

Time for World to say goodbye to Single-use Plastic' says PM Modi

Sep 09, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

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Sep 09, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Delhi L-G Anil Baijal asks govt agencies to prepare to go single-use plastic free

Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal has directed all the government agencies to prepare to give up single-use plastic in accordance with the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Aug 29, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi thanks Aamir Khan for supporting single-use plastic ban

This isn't the first time that a Bollywood actor has made an effort to garner people's attention towards environmental issues.

Aug 28, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi calls for making India free from single-use plastic, asks for ‘first big step’ on October 2

On the country's 73rd Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday stressed on the problem of plastic usage and its waste generation, asking if the country can be free from single-use plastic.

Aug 15, 2019, 18:51 PM IST