User: anushyab Topic: Energy
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Economic Survey Warns Of Climate Change's Effects On Water Resources 4.7.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The Economic Survey presented to parliament today by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recognises the big challenge posed by climate change on India's farm sector and water resources. Groundwater...
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Delhi’s water crisis could be reversed – but every resident will have to pitch in to stop wastage 1.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
From complying with rain-water harvesting rules to shunning RO filters, every individual can make a difference.
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University Of Berkeley To Adopt 100 Meghalaya Villages: Chief Minister 28.6.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The US-based University of Berkeley will adopt 100 villages in Meghalaya to start a concept of smart villages and address the issue of urban migration due to environmental issues, Chief Minister...
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Theme based circuits are being developed on 15 themes under Swadesh Darshan Scheme 25.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Tourism has identified Adventure Tourism, Eco Tourism and Sustainable Tourism as some of the Niche Tourism Products to promote India including Assam and other North Eastern States as a year round destination and to attract tourists with specific interest for ensuring repeat visits for the unique products vis-à-vis competing destinations.
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Not smart cities, India needs climate-smart cities to protect its urban poor from heat waves 20.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Even at night, people living in densely-built, low-income urban neighbourhoods get no respite.
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Kolkata’s ignored groundwater crisis could lead to much more than just water shortage 18.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Increasing contamination due to deepening of the water table, serious health hazards and even instability in built structures in the city -- indiscriminate extraction of groundwater could spell more doom for the city than it seems to be aware of.
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Overworked and underpaid, India’s ‘gig workers’ are survivors of a flawed economy 7.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
1.5 million drivers work for ride-hailing companies in India. Most have no insurance, no pension plan and no overtime.
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Biased view or voice of reason? Scroll.in readers debate Harsh Mander’s open letter on Verdict 2019 2.6.2019 Scroll.in
Responses to articles on Scroll.in
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Here's how affordable housing can create a vibrant community 27.5.2019 Sify Finance
The Modi government's affordable housing initiatives is a grand mission. One, that looks at creating multiple solutions. Here's how it can create a vibrant community.
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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of natural resources.
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‘India is fighting for her soul’: Arundhati Roy on fascism, Modi and being a writer in today’s world 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘In this blitzkrieg of idiocy, fascist marches, fake-news coups, and what looks like a race toward extinction – what is the place of literature?’
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In Punjab’s labour hubs, workers are pleading for jobs at a third of the official minimum wages 14.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
India’s informal sector continues to reel from the impact of demonetisation and GST.
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Social Science Researchers must focus on Societal Problems: Vice President 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon social science researchers to come up with innovative and out-of-box solutions to address various problems confronting the world from eradicating poverty to achieving sustainable development.
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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‘No one comes to Mewat’: One of India’s most backward districts votes without hope 8.5.2019 Scroll.in
Its residents believe that the area has been neglected by successive governments because it is a Muslim majority district.
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Cyclone leaves trail of destruction across Mozambique 26.4.2019 Reuters: World News
Homes were destroyed and some areas were cut off and without power in Mozambique on Friday after Cyclone Kenneth made landfall, the second major storm to hit the country in six weeks.
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Rural employment: As opportunities drop, women pay the highest price 21.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
An increasing number of women in Indian villages are being left with few options except low-paid and erratic farm work.
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Cannot change social dynamics without women’s involvement in the economy: Vice President 19.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has asserted that the nation could not accelerate its progress unless women were involved as equal stakeholders in every sphere of activity. He urged the governments at State and the Centre, NGOs and civic society at large to collectively work towards educating women on financial management.
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Across the world, privately owned cities have everything – except accountability 18.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A privatised city is easier to build because it removes power from people and communities and centralises it into the hands of one person or corporation.
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In Gujarat, lands for which Narmada dam was built reel under drought even as factories get water 17.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Farmers say all the water is going to cities and factories while the Kutch and Saurashtra regions are parched.
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