User: anushyab Topic: Urban Economic Growth Development
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Last updated: Sep 19 2019 01:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Traditional houses that served generations of Ladakhis are unable to cope with climate change 18.9.2019 Scroll.in
Average summer rainfall has quadrupled in ten years, leading to annual floods, more pests and leaks in houses that were built to deal with snow.
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‘Howdy Modi’ an external extravaganza, need such events in India, says Kapil Sibal 18.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Modi is scheduled to address the Indian diaspora in Houston on September 22. More than 50,000 Indian-Americans have registered for the event.
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Delhi's Entrepreneurship Curriculum To Deal With Slowdown: Manish Sisodia 17.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Delhi government's flagship 'Entrepreneurship Mindset Curriculum' program was launched earlier this year for Classes 9 to 12 in all Delhi government schools.
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In Kashmir, the prolonged communication blockade is taking a toll on citizens’ mental health 17.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
As the demand for antidepressants and anti-anxiety medicines increases, fewer people are being able to access appropriate healthcare.
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India is ‘persistently and relentlessly’ seeking Zakir Naik’s extradition, says S Jaishankar 17.9.2019 Scroll.in
The external affairs minister refuted Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s claim that Narendra Modi had not sought the Islamist preacher’s extradition.
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PM Modi Did Not Ask For Zakir Naik's Extradition, Claims Malaysian PM 17.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday rejected the claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked for controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to be extradited to India.
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Bangladesh envoy meets Sikkim CM 17.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Bangladesh envoy meets Sikkim CM
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Stand Up To Beijing, Hong Kong Singer Tells US Lawmakers, Companies 17.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Hong Kong singer and activist Denise Ho wants U.S. lawmakers and companies to criticize Beijing's actions in Hong Kong, to help change the Chinese Communist Party's behaviour.
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Petition In Green Court Challenging Delhi Governments Odd-Even Scheme 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the AAP government's decision to re-launch from November 4-15 the odd-even road rationing scheme, which has been implemented...
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"No Massages By Opposite Gender": New Rules For Delhi Spas, Parlours Soon 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The BJP-led South Corporation on Monday decided that it will soon change its policy on operation of spas and massage parlours, which will also include a ban on massage service offered by a person of...
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India’s best population-control strategy? Ensure women that have the right to limit their families 16.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
When women lack control over their own fertility decisions, they become collateral damage in the event of a coercive population policy.
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Gujarat pilots world’s first emissions trading project in Surat to tackle industrial air pollution 15.9.2019 Scroll.in
The scheme requires factories to stick to a government-set cap on emissions and buy and sell permits in order to stay below it.
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Mizoram faces climate threat 15.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Mizoram faces climate threat
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Hong Kong Activist Seeks Donald Trump's Support For Democracy Movement 14.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong urged US President Donald Trump on Friday to include a "human rights clause" in any trade agreement with China, and sought Washington's backing for the city's democracy...
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India’s 269 thermal power plants aren’t just polluting air – they’re also guzzling away water 14.9.2019 Scroll.in
The only way to cut down on the sector’s massive water needs is to switch to greener energy.
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Cities must know more about desertification and be a part of the solution: Sunita Narain, CSE 14.9.2019 Citizen Matters
As the 14th Conference of Parties (COP) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification was held in New Delhi, we spoke to Sunita Narain, Director-General of Centre for Science and Environment, to know what our cities can do to mitigate the looming environmental crisis.
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Seventh Economic Census 2019 begins in State 14.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Seventh Economic Census 2019 begins in State
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New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution: chief minister 13.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from November 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief minister said on Friday, in an effort to help improve air quality that tends to deteriorate sharply in winter months.
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Land pooling policy in urban development represents paradigmatic shift: Puri 13.9.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi,  Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep S Puri on Friday said the land pooling policy based on public private partnership in land assembly in urban development represents a paradigmatic shift, wherein land is being pooled and is to be developed by private landowners. It was stated by the Minister […]
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Current affairs wrap of the day: September 13th, 2019 13.9.2019 Scroll.in
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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