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Residents move HC against Pattandur Agrahara lake encroachment 18.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The Karnataka High Court on Monday asked the State government’s response on a PIL petition seeking directions to the authorities to remove all encroa
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Steel firms fear NPAs on iron ore export move 18.6.2018 DNA: Mumbai
After Karnataka miners' threat to move the Supreme Court (SC) this week to allow them to export iron ore, the state steel manufacturers have also gone aggressive in their opposition to it. Ramana Kumar, secretary of Karnataka Iron and Steel Manufacturers' Association (Kisma), told DNA Money that if the state-owned National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) and the private miners were permitted to export, iron ore shortage will further increase and result in more non-performing assets (NPAs) and plant shutdowns in the steel industry. "The shortage (of iron ore) for steel manufacturing in the country will increase. Everybody will have to shut down if they (miners) start exporting iron ore. As it is, there is a severe shortage in Karnataka, and if they start exporting then there will be even more serious problem," he said. Kumar said there was an extreme shortage of iron ore in Karnataka following SC's directive in 2013 to regulate its mining to 30 million tonne per annum (mtpa) to curb illegal mining. ...
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Namma Metro Phase I turns one 17.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
Records over 12.29 crore footfalls in one year
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If Amul's for butter, will Licious be for meat? 16.6.2018 Rediff: Business
With India already having a huge population of meat eaters and about 70 per cent of the people being non-vegetarian, Indian entrepreneurs are hotting up the online meat market.
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Can Indian cities follow Naya Raipur’s plan to green themselves? 14.6.2018 Citizen Matters
Green cover keeps declining year after year in most Indian cities. Improvement, if seen, is only marginal. What can be done to reverse this? »
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This monsoon, citizens demand 10,000 recharge wells 14.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Want these to be put in place over the next five years
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Rain-related deaths on the rise 13.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The heavy rains have brought with it swollen rivers and flooded towns, but the biggest danger continues to be lightning. Of the 17 people who have be
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Charmadi Ghat closed after landslips, tree-falls 13.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The highway was waterlogged for several kilometres; by afternoon, it was partially cleared to allow vehicular flow
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Threat to Bannerghatta buffer zone 9.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Initial draft put Eco-Sensitive Zone at 269 sq.km., but this has been cut down to just 181.57 sq.km.
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Symphony of bamboo 8.6.2018 Hindu: Life & Style
Neelam Manjunath is campaigning hard to highlight the structural efficiency of this material, and is getting ready for presentations at the upcoming World Bamboo Congress in Mexico. By Ranjani Govind
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Heat, dust and floods: What’s up with Bengaluru? 7.6.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Loss of green cover in Bengaluru is a visible one. Has it impacted the lives in the city? If yes, how? What do experts say? First part of the series on vegetation in Bengaluru. »
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Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan, Sri Sri appeal to people to cut consumption of single-use plastic 7.6.2018 Zee News : Science and Technology
India was the global host of 2018 World Environment Day celebrations, the largest UN-led celebration on environment. The theme for this edition was 'Beat Plastic Pollution'.
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Coast Guard personnel clean Panambur beach 5.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Indian Coast Guard personnel here observed World Environment Day by planting saplings in Mangaluru and cleaning the Panambur beach on Tuesday.The sap
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Where does the plastic waste in Indian cities go? 2.6.2018 Citizen Matters
A reality check on the plastic waste management practices of major Indian cities shows that there has been limited success of anti-plastic policies, even as the country gears up to host World Environment Day 2018, with the theme "Beat Plastic Pollution". »
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ITI Ltd. ramps up data centre footprint in India 30.5.2018 General News
ITI Limited, a premier telecom manufacturing company, has announced the expansion of its data center facility by adding 1000 additional racks at its Bengaluru set up and setting up a new data centre of 200 racks capacity at its Naini, Uttar Pradesh, plant.This new infrastructure will enable PSU banks, central and state government undertakings, multinational corporations, corporates and large enterprises to have their data located within the country.This expansion of the facility by ITI Limited will give enterprises in the government and corporate sector an opportunity to serve their customers and end-users better while being able to compete with the private players on an even keel.With greater proximity to high-speed networks and other services, enterprises can reduce latency, improve application performance and increase customer satisfaction and at the same time lower their total cost of ownership for infrastructure.S. Gopu, Chairman and Managing Director of ITI Limited said, "ITI ...
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Bharat Heavy Electricals fourth-quarter profit more than doubles, but misses expectations 29.5.2018 General News
(Reuters) - State-run power plant equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd's fourth-quarter net profit more than doubled from a year earlier, but missed analysts' expectations.
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Bawa first Indian to receive Linnean Medal 28.5.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
The scientist is being recognised for his pioneering botanical research in the tropics
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BCCI goes 'green' by joining hands with UN Environment 27.5.2018 DNA: Mumbai
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and UN Environment on Sunday signed an agreement to promote green' cricket in India. BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment, signed a letter of intent at the BCCI headquarters here ahead of the IPL final between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad. "The partnership aims to spread greater awareness about key environmental challenges facing the country, and highlight alternate and more sustainable solutions. The BCCI will endeavor to reduce its environmental impact by greening operations and engaging cricketers and fans in green initiatives," said the board in a statement. Commenting on the initiative, Choudhary said: We will help make cricket green and sensitize spectators towards minimizing waste generation during matches. The partnership will also focus on phasing out single-use plastic across stadiums in the country. Even during the course of IPL, a film with messages from captains of ...
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BCCI goes 'green' by joining hands with UN 27.5.2018 General News
The BCCI and UN Environment today signed an agreement to promote green' cricket in India. BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment, signed a letter of intent at the BCCI headquarters here ahead of the IPL final between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad. "The partnership aims to spread greater awareness about key environmental challenges facing the country, and highlight alternate and more sustainable solutions. The BCCI will endeavor to reduce its environmental impact by greening operations and engaging cricketers and fans in green initiatives," said the BCCI in a statement. Commenting on the initiative, Choudhary said: We will help make cricket green and sensitize spectators towards minimizing waste generation during matches. The partnership will also focus on phasing out single-use plastic across stadiums in the country. Even during the course of IPL, a film with messages from captains of various franchises was created .
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Bewitched by Bengaluru 24.5.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Actress Priyanka Upendra talks about what she loves and hates about this city
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