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Small African nations seek Indian technical support through solar alliance 23.5.2018 General News
Small African nations, which have or are yet to ratify the International Solar Alliance (ISA), are looking up to Indian support to build up solar capacity, their Ambassadors said at an expo here.
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Cleaner Cooking Fuel for 300 Million by 2021 - Randeep Agarwal 23.4.2018 General News
Globally, there are approximately 1.4 billion people without access to electricity and 2.7 billion people who rely on solid fuel (wood, crop residue, dung and coal) for cooking. The use of these traditional cooking fuels creates several significant problems, including deforestation, with a resultant loss of biodiversity and the elimination of carbon sinks which could offset global warming. There are also an estimated 4 million attributed deaths annually due to the negative health effects associated with indoor air pollution. Approximately 30 percent of those who cooked with solid fuels (820 million people) resided in India alone.The use of solid cooking fuels creates several significant problems. In 2012, resultant indoor air pollution was the cause of more than 4.3 million premature deaths, more than 60 percent of which were women and children. In many parts of the world, women are responsible for the collection of firewood and are specifically impacted by this burden.There is ample .
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Cleaner Cooking Fuel for 300 Million by 2021 - Randeep Agarwal 23.4.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Apr 23 (NewsVoir): Globally, there are approximately 1.4 billion people without access to electricity and 2.7 billion people who rely on solid fuel (wood, crop residue, dung and coal) for
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Full text of Narendra Modi's speech at Rising India Summit: PM stresses on development of eastern India, public participation in govt schemes 17.3.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on a wide range of issues while addressing News18's Rising India Summit in New Delhi. Right from discussing the need to bring development to the eastern region of the country to taking electricity and welfare schemes to the unreachable, Modi touched on several key issues plaguing India
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Forget nuclear wars, water wars are beginning at community levels and we... 11.3.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Forget nuclear wars, water wars are beginning at community levels and we...
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Anatomy of a land grab 27.2.2018 FrontLine: Home
A close scrutiny of documents reveals a pattern of circumvention of procedures at every stage to favour the setting up of the Kakinada Special Economic Zone. By KUNAL SHANKAR
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The champions of clean air 23.2.2018 Hindu: S & T
Clean air is turning into a rare commodity as India’s towns and cities become the dumping ground for a variety of pollutants. In this seemingly bleak scenario, the author profiles five Indians whose courageous battle for cleaner air offers a ray of hope to fellow citizens
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In China's coal country, 'war on pollution' brings blue skies, cold homes 11.2.2018 Latest News
China has long faced skepticism over its pledges to wage a "war on pollution" and end its unrestrained burning of coal
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Market drifts lower in choppy trade as government introduces LTCG tax 1.2.2018 General News
Key benchmark indices drifted lower after the finance minister Arun Jaitley announced long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax for investing in equities. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, fell 58.36 points or 0.16% to settle at 35,906.66. The Nifty 50 index fell 10.80 points or 0.10% to settle at 11,016.90. Intraday volatility was intense.
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Volatile session ends with small losses 1.2.2018 General News
Volatile trading session ended with small losses as investors analysed Union Budget proposals. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, fell 58.36 points or 0.16% to 35,906.66, as per the provisional closing data. The Nifty 50 index fell 10.80 points or 0.10% to 11,016.90, as per the provisional closing data.
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Arun Jaitley's Union budget 2018 speech: Read full text here 1.2.2018 Latest News
Finance Minister Arun Jailtey laid the plan for the coming year. He said that there would be no changes in income-tax brackets
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Union Budget 2018: Read The Finance Minister's Full Speech Here 1.2.2018 Top India News- News18.com
The Finance Minister announced that the government was looking to honour the promise that BJP had made in their manifesto for the 2014 general elections – that of implementing the MS Swaminathan report.
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Promoting Inclusive Employment-Intensive Industry and Building Resilient Infrastructure are Vital Factors for Economic and Development, Says the Economic Survey 29.1.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Promoting inclusive employment-intensive industry, and building resilient infrastructure are vital factors for economic and development. The Government is taking several sector- specific measures in this direction. This was stated in the Economic Survey 2017-18 presented by the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley in Parliament today. Apart from structural reforms like Goods and Services Tax
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NITI Aayog meeting LIVE updates: Modi's meet with top economists begins; Arvind Subramanian says India's growth is reviving 10.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with leading economists and sectoral experts on Wednesday to deliberate on economic policy roadmap for promoting growth and employment.
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Gasping for breath 21.11.2017 FrontLine: Home
The country’s air pollution problem is going from bad to worse owing to the high usage of coal for generating power and the rise in the number of vehicles. By RAMESH CHAKRAPANI
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Shri R.K. Singh launches ‘Saubhagya’ Web-Portal – a Platform for Monitoring Universal Household Electrification 16.11.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Shri R.K. Singh, Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, launched the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – ‘Saubhagya’ Web Portal here today.
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Reining in polluting power plants: Delhi air not getting clean anytime soon 15.11.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
North India's air is becoming more toxic with little hope for improvement unless the government cracks down on polluting power plants and enforces a variety of other pollution-control measures
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Sun rises over Odisha: Will Naveen Patnaik's land become the next breakout state? 12.11.2017 India Today | February 13, 2012
With historical roots in the Kalinga empire, a 485 km coastline and 20 per cent of India's mineral wealth, Odisha can become the next breakout state, provided it replicates the development of its coastal belt in its hinterland.
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Lessons from Beijing: More than car bans, curbing village pollution was key to smog 9.11.2017 India Today| Must Read
It was in Miaoergang, a quiet village 50 km away from Beijing's crowded ring roads, where the Chinese government won a decisive victory in its fight against smog.
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Maharashtra: Coal supply restored, sufficient to fulfill power requirement, says MSEDCL 13.10.2017 Mumbai – The Indian Express
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