User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Pollution
Last updated: Jun 24 2019 12:25 IST RSS 2.0
 
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2020 is around the corner, can we stop Delhi from running dry? 24.6.2019 Citizen Matters
If a 2018 Niti Aayog report is to be believed, the capital is among 21 Indian cities that look poised to run out of groundwater by next year. Here’s what has brought Delhi to this ominous brink, and what needs to be done to avert Doomsday.
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Special Gram Sabha held at Keinou 23.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Special Gram Sabha held at Keinou
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Briquettes: An environmental friendly sustainable alternative to firewood & charcoal 23.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Briquettes: An environmental friendly sustainable alternative to firewood & charcoal
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Manipur clears overdrafts, RBI to lift restrictions 22.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur clears overdrafts, RBI to lift restrictions
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Central Pollution Control Board threatens NHAI with Rs 1-crore fine for not clearing waste 21.6.2019 Scroll.in
In a letter dated June 11, the pollution control board accused the highway authority of dumping construction waste in the Ghazipur vegetable market.
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Seven reasons why Chennai should have seen this water crisis coming 21.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Severe water shortage has brought Chennai almost to a standstill today, but the writing on the wall has been clear for quite some time now. Here are seven tell-tale signs the state should have taken note of and acted upon.
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Ease of doing Business 21.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), in coordination with Central Ministries/Departments and Governments of States/Union Territories (UTs), has taken several reform measures with an aim to improve regulatory environment and facilitate doing business in India.
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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Trump administration rolls back Obama rule on coal-fired power plants 20.6.2019 DNA
The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.
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Tree sapling planted 19.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tree sapling planted
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Biren apprises steps taken up to Javadekar 18.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Biren apprises steps taken up to Javadekar
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‘We want our hill back’: Adivasis in Odisha’s Koraput district fight to stop bauxite mining 17.6.2019 Scroll.in
Effluents from mines have turned farmland infertile and poisoned drinking water.
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To go zero-waste, this may be Chennai’s best bet 17.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
The Chennai Corporation has initiated a zero-waste plan for the city, but for any initiative to work from the ground up, the government isn’t necessarily the best placed to complete the entire cycle by itself. Can our city go circular to successfully crack the waste puzzle?
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Pollution endangers historic Jor Pukhuri 17.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Pollution endangers historic Jor Pukhuri
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Nagaland chamber of commerce calls for fight against plastics 16.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland chamber of commerce calls for fight against plastics
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Fifth Governing Council Meeting of NITI Aayog Concludes 15.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The fifth meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog was held under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhawan today. It was attended by the Governor of Jammu & Kashmir, 26 Chief Ministers and the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, apart from Union Ministers, who are ex-officio members and special invitees.
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‘Leila’ review: In Netflix series, the future isn’t very different from the present 15.6.2019 Scroll.in
The adaptation of Prayaag Akbar’s 2017 novel follows a woman’s search for her daughter in a totalitarian society.
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Bellandur and Varthur lake revival speeds up, public meeting on June 21st 13.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
After decades of neglect, Bellandur and Varthur lakes are now on the fast track to being revived, after the intervention of a NGT-appointed committee. The committee will also hold its first public meeting this month
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Pioneering RWAs felicitated with Green Awards 13.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Five Resident Welfare Associations across the city have been recognised by the TNPCB for their adoption of environment-friendly practices. This is what they've been doing.
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In India, insects are slowly disappearing – and that is a cause for worry 12.6.2019 Scroll.in
Urbanisation and pollution have wreaked havoc on insect populations.
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