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High level Inter ministerial meeting held to deliberate on issues of pollution affecting Taj Mahal, in New Delhi today 16.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A High level Inter ministerial meeting was today held in New Delhi today to deliberate on various issues and actions to be taken on war footing to conserve The Taj Mahal. The meeting mainly focussed on action points needed to overcome Air and Water pollution in and around Taj Mahal.
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China, EU reaffirm Paris climate commitment, vow more cooperation 16.7.2018 DNA: Money
China and the European Union on Monday reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris climate change pact and called other signatories to do the same, saying action against rising global temperatures had become more important than ever. Following President Donald Trump's decision last year to withdraw the United States from the agreement, China and the European Union have emerged as the biggest champions of the 2015 accord, which aims to keep global temperature increases to "well below" 2 degrees Celsius. In a joint communique on Monday, the two sides stopped short of criticising the United States, but said the deal proved that "multilateralism can succeed in building fair and effective solutions to the most critical global problems of our time." The two sides said they remained committed to creating a mechanism to transfer $100 billion a year from richer to poorer nations to help them adapt to climate change. The fund has been a major bone of contention for the United States. They also promised to work ...
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'We are more interested in the monsoon than anyone else in the world' 16.7.2018 Rediff: News
'It affects our economy, it is very important in many ways.'
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Why blame Trump alone? 14.7.2018 Rediff: Columns
How much are others responsible for the Trump presidency moving in the directions it has, asks T N Ninan.
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Ministry of Mines Organizes 4th National Conclave on Mines & Minerals In Indore, Madhya Pradesh 13.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
            The Ministry of Mines organized the 4th National Conclave on Mines & Minerals on 13th July 2018 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh. State Mining ministers, officials of central ministries including Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), officials of the state government, CEOs of mining industries, industry associations, academic institutions and others participated in the conclave.
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Problems mounting for tea producers 13.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Problems mounting for tea producers
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Dr. Harsh Vardhan Inaugurates 16th Workshop On Greenhouse Gas Inventories in Asia 11.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Applauding the long-standing effort in creating a network of Asian countries on GHG inventory by Government of Japan, Union Minister of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that for India, action on climate change is a moral and ethical responsibility and India is working under the dynamic leadership of the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, to achieve its obligations as per Common but Differentiated Responsibilities (CBDR) principles.
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'Rainfall is one of the hardest things to predict' 11.7.2018 Rediff: Interviews
'Temperature and wind can be predicted more easily than rainfall.'
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India & Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) reaffirm their commitment to further advance ties in areas such as blue economy, climate change, disaster preparedness, health, education & renewable energy 10.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister of State (MoS) for Human Resource Development Shri Upendra Kushwaha is on an Official Visit to the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) from 10-11 July 2018. This is the first ever Ministerial visit from India to Majuro, Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI).
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Does Petroleum Ministry consider itself 'God', asks SC 10.7.2018 Sify Finance
The Supreme Court on Monday slammed the Petroleum Ministry for not complying with its order, asking whether it considers itself to be "God" or a "super government", and also imposing a fine of Rs 25,000 for "laxity".
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Agatha resigns to make way for Conrad to contest bypoll 3.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Agatha resigns to make way for Conrad to contest bypoll
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Create women’s body to protect trees: Dr Heptulla 29.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Create women’s body to protect trees: Dr Heptulla
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Prime Minster pays homage to the Great saint and poet, Kabir, at Sant Kabir Nagar on 500th death anniversary of Saint Kabir 29.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi visited Maghar in Sant Kabir Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh today and paid homage to the great saint and poet, Kabir on the occasion of 500th death anniversary of the great saint.
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Mass felling of Trees: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan hits back at AAP for giving approval 27.6.2018 DNA: Mumbai
Hitting-out at the AAP for accusing him of 'misguiding' people over the plan to cut down over 16,500 trees, Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday said the permission to fell trees was not given by his ministry, but through approvals by Delhi government authorities. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had on Wednesday accused Vardhan of 'misguiding' people over the plan to cut down the trees in Delhi for redevelopment of seven colonies, claiming that his ministry had given environment clearance to the project. In a statement issued tonight, the Union minister said the Delhi government has neither taken any permission nor does it need to take any such permission from the Environment Ministry. "Harsh Vardhan has said that the permission to fell trees is not granted by the Union Ministry. The Government of NCT of Delhi has neither taken any permission nor does it need to take any such permission from the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. "Harsh Vardhan emphasised that all such ...
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“Environment Ministry does Not Issue Tree Cutting Permission, Tree Felling Permission given under State Act”: Dr. Harsh Vardhan 27.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that the permission to fell trees is not granted by the Union Ministry.
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Leaving behind rumours of tiff with Nitin Patel, CM Vijay Rupani heads to Israel 26.6.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
Gujarat's political corridors are buzzing with rumours of bitter ties between Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and deputy chief minister Nitin Patel. And why not so considering that rather than making Patel in-charge of business while the CM is away on a six-day tour to Israel, for which he left on Tuesday afternoon, he distributed portfolios between the deputy CM and senior minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama. As per the notification issued by the CMO, after the approval from the governor, CM's portfolios of urban development, climate change, planning, science and technology and port has been handed over to Nitin Patel. Whereas portfolios like industries, mining, petrochemicals and Information and Broadcasting department are handed-over to Bhupendrasinh Chudasama until the CM's return. A senior state official said on condition of anonymity, "It is advisable to make a senior cabinet member in-charge until CM returns. Rupani could have given full charge to Patel but he avoided the same. No need to mention the ...
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President Hosts President of Seychelles; Says India and Seychelles Need to Work Together as Partners in Strengthening the Regional Architecture of the Indian Ocean 25.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, received His Excellency Mr Danny Antoine Rollen Faure, the President of the Republic of Seychelles, at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (June 26, 2018). He also hosted a banquet in his honour.
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Environment Ministry holds meeting with expert agencies to discuss application of advanced technologies to deal with air pollution incidents 25.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A meeting with expert institutions was held in the Environment Ministry to discuss application of advanced technologies to deal with air pollution incidents and improve the overall air quality management framework, here today.
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Strategies needed for future growth of Guwahati 25.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Strategies needed for future growth of Guwahati
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Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan calls for institutionalizing combination of medical, scientific and technological community throughout the country 24.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister  for Science & Technology, Environment , Forests and Climate Change and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that the combination of scientific, medical and technology community trio should be institutionalized all over the country for better results.
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