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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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In Jalandhar, the makers of Dhoni’s bat are crying out for government help; here’s why 16.9.2019 Citizen Matters
There was a time when Jalandhar contributed to almost 80 per cent of the sports goods manufactured in India. Thanks to slow modernisation, stiff Chinese competition and most recently, the GST, its leadership position is challenged not just globally, but even within the country.
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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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Passenger Gives Birth To Baby Inside Local Train Near Mumbai 15.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A pregnant woman gave birth to a baby on board a local train in Mumbai on Saturday, officials said.
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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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Odd-Even scheme to be back, starting Nov 4: Kejriwal 13.9.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi,  The Odd-Even scheme will come into effect from November 4-15, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said here on Friday. While addressing the press here, Mr Kejriwal said this will be a part of the winter action plan in view of the air quality in the city which is hit badly during winters. The […]
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Paris Commuters Hit As Metro Workers Strike Over Pension Reform 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Paris metro and other public transport workers walked off the job Friday over a planned pension overhaul, sparking huge traffic jams and forcing many people to stay home for the one-day strike action.
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Events, Including WTA Open, Cancelled In Protest-Wracked Hong Kong 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
One of Hong Kong's most prestigious sporting tournaments on Friday became the latest victim of the huge protests convulsing the city as a growing roster of events and entertainment acts pull out of...
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The Daily Fix: Millennials, mathematics and the Modi government’s ‘open mind’ approach 13.9.2019 Scroll.in
Unfortunately, most Indian citizens can’t afford to ignore actual calculations and the slowdown, no matter what ministers try to tell them.
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"India Staring At A Protracted Slowdown," Manmohan Singh Warns Centre 12.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today claimed that the country was staring at a "protracted slowdown" that would break its back unless the ruling BJP takes proactive measures to stimulate the...
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"Being Aggressive On Social Media Not Enough": Sonia Gandhi To Congress 12.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday addressed a meeting of senior party leaders to discuss ways to counter the BJP-led central government on "economic and social" issues affecting the country.
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