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Climate change and reduced freshwater supply have put Sundarbans on the ‘endangered’ ecosystem list 23.9.2020 Scroll.in
There are, however, reasons for optimism.
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Recycling isn’t enough to tackle the world’s worsening plastic pollution crisis 22.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Health problems associated with plastics production disproportionately affect low-income racial minorities across the globe.
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The floods in Eastern Vidarbha raise an old question: Did dams worsen or lessen the calamity? 22.9.2020 Scroll.in
The deluge rekindled memories of the 2018 Kerala flood.
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Extreme rainfall events are rising in the Himalayas – and so is the likelihood of flash floods 21.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
New studies show the chance of sudden, catastrophic deluge in the western Himalayas has doubled.
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NE region gateway to east, SE Asia: Foreign Secretary Shringla 18.9.2020 The Assam Tribune
NE region gateway to east, SE Asia: Foreign Secretary Shringla
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After Assam oilfield fire, a central agency sought a review of environmental clearances to Oil India 17.9.2020 Scroll.in
A report obtained under Right to Information reveals poor management of oil spills and poor emergency response readiness.
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Paddles up: Rafting resumes at Dandeli 16.9.2020 Hubballi News, Latest Hubballi News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
After a six-month hiatus, South India’s much sought-after white water river rafting has resumed at Dandeli in Uttara Kannada district, resulting in a steady increase in footfall.
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Already struggling, Bangladeshi fishers cannot find hilsa in peak season 9.9.2020 Scroll.in
Thousands risk starvation as the prized species has been elusive this season.
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In photos: India’s nuclear dreams are a nightmare for residents of a uranium-rich Jharkhand area 8.9.2020 Scroll.in
In Jaduguda, which has India’s oldest mines for the radioactive element, residents describe the degradation of their health and the environment.
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How political change is pushing up the price of sand in Jammu and Kashmir 7.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
For the first time, non-locals have acquired riverbed mining rights. Many of them are yet to apply for clearances under a new environmental regime.
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Loktak Downstream project constitute rejection of demands of indigenous peoples - CRA 6.9.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Loktak Downstream project constitute rejection of demands of indigenous peoples - CRA
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CRAM concerned 6.9.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
CRAM concerned
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Reader’s comments: Claims of Chennai’s Adyar river coming back to life are overstated 5.9.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Response to an article on Scroll.in by a member of a committee appointed by the Madras High Court to oversee the restoration of Adyar creek.
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Depleting fish catch forces Sundarbans fishers to migrate to southern states 3.9.2020 Scroll.in
Some fisherfolk move as far as Kerala and Karnataka to work on trawlers.
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Loktak Downstream Affected People's Welfare Assn lauds MoU 3.9.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Loktak Downstream Affected People's Welfare Assn lauds MoU
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After Mumbai, Ahmedabad to get bullet train to Delhi 2.9.2020 Vadodara News, Latest Gujarat news, Vadodara News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
After Mumbai, Delhi too will not be far away in the future. The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL), which is implementing the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project, has invited tenders to collect data for bullet trains connecting Ahmedabad to the country's national capital Delhi.
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How a little-known infra firm beat the Goliaths 31.8.2020 Rediff: Business
MEIL has become one of the fastest growing and most successful infrastructure and engineering, procurement, and construction companies in the country in recent times.
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Chief Minister N Biren expresses happiness seeing Nambul river transformed 28.8.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Chief Minister N Biren expresses happiness seeing Nambul river transformed
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Years of collective effort pay off as Chennai’s Adyar river comes back to life 26.8.2020 Scroll.in
The river was being used as a dumping site for building debris and municipal as well as industrial waste for the past three decades.
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CISF takes over security of Statue of Unity in Gujarat 26.8.2020 The Assam Tribune
CISF takes over security of Statue of Unity in Gujarat
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