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Last updated: Jan 11 2020 05:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Road Rage Hushed up 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The crime of road rage committed by drunk car riders with the Minister Mr.Jalan Singh and his driver was hushed up because of their said to be close links with the Speaker Mr.Sita Saran Sharma. The accused are connected with sand trade. They are booked for a minor offensive driving the vehicle in drunk conditions. They were let of promptly on bail from the police station itself and there vehicle was not seized. The sand mafia having roaring illicit trade as they are having political links and patronage. The sand mafia has degraded the Narmada with massive sand mining from its beds. It is dry in patches and have no water to supply it the need of Gujarat. They have private as medgang to carry the sand under the gun cover. When they are checked they attack not only the mining staff but even the collector, SP and SDM etc. The way the mafia case was hushed up showed the surrender of police and the minister before be sand mafias. The police nabbed the criminal within no time but the Minister, who called ...
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Digvijay Narmada Yatra 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Narmada Parikrama is a ritual going on all the time as religious act by the people as pilgrimage. But the Chief Minister Mr Shivraj Singh Chauhan give it great character with grand success of his Namo Namimi Narmade as a parikrama to clean the river with massive forestation of fruit trees all along it banks. After him the another personality the ex-chief minister Mr Digvijay Singh along with his wife Amrita Rao embarked upon the Narmada Parikrama from Berman Ghat in Narsinghpur and culminated here also as full circle on April 9. Mr Singh said that he was worried about plight of the revered Narmada river due to illegal sand mining. He demanded that river Narmada required measures for its revival. At the beginning of the yatra Mr Digvijay Singh declared it was his personal and spiritual measures and not a political act he would keep away from politics till it was over. Now with this conclusion Mr Singh resumed his political career and his first political statement he said his aim is to return the ...
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Proposed DSR lacks key areas, says TRCC 3.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Proposed DSR lacks key areas, says TRCC
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Water around Rio Tinto's Madagascar mine is high in lead, uranium - study 20.12.2019 Reuters: Money News
Water downstream of a Rio Tinto mine in southern Madagascar contains high concentrations of uranium and lead, potentially endangering local residents who depend on a nearby lake and river for drinking water, a study released on Friday ...
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Fishermen cry foul as China bids to fix drought-hit lake 20.12.2019 Reuters: World News
After wading through mudflats, Fan Xinde, a 36-year-old fisherman, sifts old copper coins from the debris scooped from the bed of a dwindling river that feeds China's biggest freshwater lake, the Poyang.
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Canada will consider climate plan in Teck oil project decision - minister 13.12.2019 Reuters: World News
The government will take into account its plan to make Canada carbon neutral by 2050 when it considers whether to approve Teck Resources Ltd's plan for a giant oil sands mine, the new environment minister said on Thursday.
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Thoubal River even more polluted than Nambul River; TRCC force 19 trucks to unload sand 9.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Thoubal River even more polluted than Nambul River; TRCC force 19 trucks to unload sand
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Turbidity level of Thoubal River crosses 1,000 NTU, TRCC unloads sand carried on trucks 9.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Turbidity level of Thoubal River crosses 1,000 NTU, TRCC unloads sand carried on trucks
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Computer Baba Keeps "Vigil" Near Narmada River To Prevent Sand Mining 24.11.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Chairman of a Madhya Pradesh river trust and self-styled godman, Computer Baba, and some seers are maintaining a "vigil" close to the Narmada river banks in Sehore district to prevent illegal mining...
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Diamond museum and stone-granite park to be built in Khajuraho 19.11.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Minister for Mineral Resources Pradeep Jaiswal held a discussion with the public representatives and divisional officials at Khajuraho on the auction of diamond mine at Bakswaha, Diamond Museum at Khajuraho and the establishment of Stone-Granite Park. Jaiswal asked the officials to start work on the proposed work plan immediately. He told to ensure employment […]
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Four Andhra reporters have been attacked since August – and journalists are blaming ruling YSRC MLAs 17.11.2019 Scroll.in
One of the journalists, K Satyanarayana, was beaten to death near his home.
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Madhya Pradesh Disqualified BJP MLA's Conviction Put On Hold By Court 7.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Madhya Pradesh High Court has put a stay on the jail term of now-disqualified BJP MLA Prahlad Lodhi who was convicted in a criminal case and sentenced to two years in jail by a court in Bhopal...
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Unable To Find Work, Another Andhra Construction Worker Commits Suicide 31.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Sand shortage and resultant slump in construction activity in Andhra Pradesh led to suicide of another worker while main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) declared its support to the...
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Epiroc's third-quarter earnings miss and order fall hits shares 25.10.2019 Reuters: Money News
Sweden's Epiroc reported a smaller-than-expected third-quarter operating profit rise and a fall in organic order intake, sending shares in the mining equipment maker down 9% early on Friday.
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Indefinite general strike on Pallel-Moreh road from Oct 20 17.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Indefinite general strike on Pallel-Moreh road from Oct 20
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"Hatya Pradesh": Akhilesh Yadav Attacks UP Government On Encounter 11.10.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday accused the ruling BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of saving criminals and not ensuring a proper law and order situation in the state.
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"This Is Not Ram Raj But Nathuram Raj": Akhilesh Yadav On BJP-Ruled UP 10.10.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has hit out at the ruling BJP in Uttar Pradesh, saying "this is not Ram Raj but Nathuram Raj" after visiting the family of 28-year-old Pushpendra Yadav, who was...
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Akhilesh Visits Family of Youth Killed In Encounter, Slams UP Government 10.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav visited the home of a youth who was killed in a police encounter over alleged illegal sand mining, and lashed out at the BJP government, saying he had no trust in...
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Row Over UP Police Encounter, Akhilesh Yadav To Meet 28-Year-Old's Family 9.10.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav will visit Uttar Pradesh's Jhansi today to meet the family of a 28-year-old man, who was shot dead by the police earlier this week in an alleged encounter. While...
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UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road 6.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road
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