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Zilla Panchayat members seek solution for sand crisis 22.6.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Zilla Panchayat members have demanded immediate solution for the ongoing sand crisis and held the district administration responsible and accountable for the crisis. Raising the issue at the Zilla Panchayat's general body meeting held here on Thursday, Byndoor MLA Gopal Poojary said the district administration has failed to negotiate with the government for a separate sand policy for the coastal districts. "The chief minister who has assured us of a separate sand policy has also announced that all legal implications will be sorted out if need arises," he said. Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis said the complications in the process of sand extraction in CRZ area will be sorted out after the rainy season as the district administration has furnished all the information as directed by the National Green Tribunal in Chennai to vacate the stay order. The verdict has pointed out the loopholes in the process of discharging the duties from administrative side, which is being set right, the DC said. Member ...
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We inherited a Rs 2.08 lakh crore debt: Amarinder 19.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Monday that his government had inherited a debt burden of over Rs 2.08 lakh crore from the decade-long rule of the Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP rule in the state.
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In praise of the Yellow River 17.6.2017 Hindu: News
A short drive from Sanmenxia, a charming city on the banks of the Hwang He, or Yellow River, lies Hangu Pass. By Himalayan standards, the altitude of the pass, in China’s Henan province, is not impres...
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Farmers disrupt traffic against Mandsaur killings 17.6.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Miffed over the killing of six farmers in Piplia town of Mandsaur district in Madhya Pradesh, peasant outfit Bharatiya Kisan Union (Ekta Sidhupur) on Friday disrupted traffic for three hours at 16 points in the Malwa region of Punjab.
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Taiwan's embassy in Panama lowers flag, holds farewell ceremony 15.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Taiwanese diplomatic delegation lowered the flag of its embassy in Panama after the diplomatic relations between both countries were severed when Panama announced new ties with China, and held a private farewell ceremony.
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Hangkhanlian inspects Khuga canal, water supply 12.6.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Hangkhanlian inspects Khuga canal, water supply
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More than a bit of froth 9.6.2017 Hindu: S & T
The stuff that leaves Bengaluru’s washing machines ends up in the city’s lakes. And dinner plates
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The river that Tamil Nadu often forgets 9.6.2017 Hindu: Crafts
High up on the Western Ghats, nature has sneaked in a perennial river system that is rich with lore and life but whose water might be drying up
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Central funds to develop Mandovi, Zuari, Cumbharjua 9.6.2017 TOI: Goa
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Polavaram: The cofferdam which will act as a dam 9.6.2017 Hindu: Home
It can substitute for the ECRF dam till its completion in 2019
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Maharashtra farmers' strike: Why a bountiful harvest drove them to anger 8.6.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Indian arms are now among the world's smallest and too many people are dependent on shrinking farms
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East Kolkata Wetlands under threat, says expert 6.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The East Kolkata Wetlands (EKW), a Ramsar site that nurtures the world's largest wastewater-fed aqua culture system and is also the city's natural cleansing system, is under threat, said an expert.
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SYL verdict against Punjab could revive 'militancy': Amarinder Singh 6.6.2017 New Kerala: Punjab
SYL verdict against Punjab could revive 'militancy': Amarinder Singh
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No country for farmers: In headlong rush towards development, Indian farmers fall through the cracks 2.6.2017 India Today| Cover Story
Why has Indian agriculture come to this pass? How is it that in the headlong rush towards development, the interests of the Indian farmer seem to have fallen through the cracks?
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Breach in canal damages houses, submerges cotton crop near Bathinda 27.5.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Smaller projects neglected for Kaleswaram: Kodandaram 23.5.2017 Hindu: News
Telangana Joint Action Committee Chairman M. Kodandaram said implementation of Kaleswaram Project will turn out to be too costly and filling of proposed Mallannsagar Reservoir with Godavari waters wi...
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Parched in Tamil Nadu’s rice bowl 19.5.2017 BusinessLine - BL Ink
In the Cauvery delta’s worst drought in 140 years, a padyatra brings home the harsh realities of how Tamil farmers are living on the edge and what sustains their resilience
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Sharing Teesta’s a murky business 18.5.2017 HBL: Home
The absence of scientific data and meaningful analyses only compounds the river issues between India and Bangladesh
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Singoor ayacut to soon turn rice hub 17.5.2017 Hindu: Home
50,000 acres to be irrigated in Kharif
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Complete HNSS works by July-end: Collector 13.5.2017 Hindu: National
Pradyumna tours V. Kota mandal, interacts with farmers
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