With people refusing to give change, cash-strapped raddiwalas in Mumbai have decided to stop collecting old newspapers and plasticware from homes for a while; some paper mills close
In yet another case which highlights the apathy that sportspersons face in India, a state-level former boxer is forced to work as a garbage collector to sustain himself
Suman More (50), who has spent 37 years ragpicking on Pune streets, recently addressed delegates about her work and rising above the challenges she faced at the International Labour Conference in Geneva
Following opposition from residents of Urali Devachi village about the setting up of the garbage processing system in their village, the District Collector, Vikas Deshmukh said that the authorities would convince residents of Tulapur and Vadhu villages of Haveli Taluka to let them set up garbage processing system in their village
Two garbage collectors were arrested by Versova police for allegedly killing a 56-year-old woman.