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User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Management-Approaches :: Conservation
Last updated: Dec 26 2018 15:22 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Experts lay stress on conservation of water 31.12.2020 The Assam Tribune
Experts lay stress on conservation of water
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Smart Bathrooms – The future of Bathware Industry! By – Mr. Vinay Jain, Founder and CEO, Grafdoer 18.12.2020 Projects Monitor

Smart sanitary ware and bath ware products have become an essential lifestyle statement for people. As a result, the bathroom fixtures have evolved significantly in the last few years. Change in taste and preferences of Indian consumers and escalation of their interest in luxury bathing has increased the demand for smart bathrooms. An increase in […]

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Watch: Thousands of giant river turtles dash for water at the same time 17.12.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The greater the number of hatchlings at Brazil’s Purus River, the higher the chance of survival of these endangered Giant South American River turtles.
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Number of human-leopard conflicts go up in Maharashtra 8.12.2020 The Assam Tribune
Number of human-leopard conflicts go up in Maharashtra
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ADB approves multi-tranche financing facility to improve power supply in Uttar Pradesh 2.12.2020 Projects Monitor

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved USD 430 million multi-tranche financing facility (MFF) to improve quality and reliability of electricity supply in Uttar Pradesh. The Uttar Pradesh Power Distribution Network Rehabilitation Project will improve efficiency and sustainability of power supply in the state. The project will finance the conversion of 65,000 km rural low-voltage […]

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Maha govt orders probe into Fadnavis govt's project 2.12.2020 Rediff: News
A state government order said divisional as well as administrative inquiries should be initiated.
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Environment ministry panel defers clearance to a Madhya Pradesh dam part of Ken-Betwa interlinking 30.11.2020 Scroll.in
The expert committee has sought fresh data to study the anticipated impact on the environment and finalise if a new public hearing is required.
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Meet Kavitha Kuruganti, the farmers' champion 27.11.2020 Rediff: News
Kavitha Kuruganti has been fighting for decades to ensure farmers are respected and get their due from the Indian nation. In order to ensure they don't struggle for a living, she works to ensure sustainable farm livelihoods and farmers' rights.
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PM Modi to inaugurate multi-storeyed flats for MPs today 23.11.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
The Speaker of Lok Sabha Om Birla will also be present on the occasion. According to an official release, these flats are located at Dr BD Marg in New Delhi. Eight old bungalows, which were more than 80 years old, have been redeveloped to construct 76 flats.
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In Maharashtra’s Sindhudurg, a group of women is protecting mangroves through ecotourism 20.11.2020 Scroll.in
The Swamini self-help group has been organising mangrove safari for tourists in Mandavi creek of Vengurla taluka since 2017.
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Buy these photos and you might help save the wildlife 17.11.2020 Rediff: News
Love wildlife and want to help in saving them? Here's a chance to do so from the comfort of your house. Presenting Prints for Nature -- a fine art photographic print sale offering collectors the chance to own work from some of the most impactful names in the photography industry and contribute to conservation. The initiative was created by National Geographic photographer Ami Vitale and includes eighty-five fine art and nature photographers who have generously donated prints for this cause. All of the net proceeds will go directly to support Conservation International's core initiatives. It will support those on the front lines protecting our wild lands and our most vulnerable species, at a time of critical need. The sale ends December 10, 2020. Please visit https://www.printsfornature.com/ to learn more.
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Used plastic masks and gloves are making their way into water bodies across India 2.11.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Inadequate biomedical waste treatment plants and an ineffective waste disposal system in the country is posing a serious threat to marine species.
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As old cultural beliefs erode, snakes living in Western Ghats’ sacred groves come under threat 1.11.2020 Scroll.in
Kerala and Karnataka’s sacred groves are facing increasing threat from growing commercialisation.
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Learning centre soon at biodiversity park in Kalaigaon 30.10.2020 The Assam Tribune
Learning centre soon at biodiversity park in Kalaigaon
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Meet the young engineer who gave up his plush job to revive the wetlands in Greater Noida 29.10.2020 Scroll.in
Ramveer Tanwar’s work is an important step towards ensuring water security in a region where urbanisation has run rampant.
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The slow disappearance of a lake in Bihar has pitted two castes against each other 27.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The fishing community, or Sahnis, wants to safeguard the shrinking lake, while the landlords, or Bhumihars, want to use the land it covers for agriculture.
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Climate change is bringing snow leopards and common leopards into conflict 26.10.2020 Scroll.in
The elusive snow leopard has been driven to lower altitudes, where it is meeting the common leopard.
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How the worship of sacred freshwater swamps is helping preserve biodiversity in the Western Ghats 15.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Sacred swamp forests tend to be cleaner, with less disruption to the natural ecosystem and are frequented only on religious festivals or for offerings.
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In Jammu and Kashmir, citizens are getting together to protect disappearing wetlands 13.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
From Dal lake to Kausar Nag, groups of citizens are coming together to clean water bodies.
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A nature reserve in Madhya Pradesh is under threat from a tiger safari and other projects 12.10.2020 Scroll.in
A group of biologists, environmentalists and wildlife experts have filed public interest litigations to halt all plans.
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