User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Pollution
Last updated: May 24 2020 23:39 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hailakandi promoting biodegradable National Flag that grows into plant 15.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Hailakandi promoting biodegradable National Flag that grows into plant
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If not for the pollution, India could have been even hotter 13.8.2019 Scroll.in
Sixty-five per cent of India’s population was exposed to temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius between May and June, the worst in four years.
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India’s polluted air is wiping clean Swacch Bharat benefits – and stunting children’s growth 11.8.2019 Scroll.in
While rural children might expect to arrest stunting due to better sanitation, this benefit might not be realised if they remain exposed to high air pollution.
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People must participate actively in governance process to fast-track development: Vice President 10.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that people of the country must be active participants in governance to fast-track the process of development. He said that merely enacting legislations would not create solutions to problems and stressed that laws must be backed by political skill and administrative will.
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Humans have managed to pollute even the Moon (with near indestructible little creatures) 9.8.2019 Scroll.in
An Israeli spacecraft carrying tardigrades crashed into the moon. Whether they will survive is irrelevant.
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Madhya Pradesh: Essar alleges sabotage after toxic ash leak at power plant in Singrauli 9.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Five children were rescued after the fly-ash slurry flooded their homes on Wednesday night. More than 500 farmers suffered crop losses.
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Meeting on model project proposals held 9.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meeting on model project proposals held
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Gujarat: Industries seek more time to meet National Green Tribunal norms 9.8.2019 DNA
NGT has declared five industrial clusters as critically polluted and therefore run a risk of closure.
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India needs $10 billion and higher tariffs to clean up its polluting thermal power plants 8.8.2019 Scroll.in
Thermal power accounts for 80% of India’s industrial emissions of particulate matter and sulphur and nitrous oxides, which often create lung diseases.
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Should Himalayan states be paid a fee for keeping their water clean and forests standing? 6.8.2019 Scroll.in
The states have asked the central government to pay them for ecosystem services.
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Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei 5.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei
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Experts for comprehensive study of city’s air quality 2.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Experts for comprehensive study of city’s air quality
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Water resources department to identify potential quarry sites 2.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Water resources department to identify potential quarry sites
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Army Launches E Car to Combat Pollution 1.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Indian Army in step with government policies on environmental protection has launched an ecological initiative with employing E Cars for use of its officials in New Delhi in partnership with Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), a joint Venture of Central PSUs under Ministry of Power.
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CM eyes to regulate mining/quarrying 1.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM eyes to regulate mining/quarrying
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CM convenes meeting to discuss the issue of sand mining; labourers continue protest, stage rally 1.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM convenes meeting to discuss the issue of sand mining; labourers continue protest, stage rally
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Delhi air quality improves to ‘satisfactory’ due to rainfall 30.7.2019 Scroll.in
At 11 am on Tuesday, the Air Quality Index stood at 78.
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India and Myanmar Sign Mou on Defence Co-Operation 29.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing (MAH), Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services (CDS) of the Republic of Union of Myanmar, is currently on an official visit to India from 25th July – 2nd August, 2019.
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World Head and Neck Cancer Day observed 29.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
World Head and Neck Cancer Day observed
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Regulation should follow Sustainable Sand Mining Management Guidelines 2016: TRCC 28.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Regulation should follow Sustainable Sand Mining Management Guidelines 2016: TRCC
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