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Ants are like humans but more efficient 17.2.2019 The Shillong Times
By Maneka Sanjay Gandhi We are just so lucky that the 13,000 species of ants, discovered till now, are small. Even if they were the size of cats, they would be the rulers of the universe by now, would have discovered ways to reach Mars, and colonise the moon, would have solved any mathematical or […]
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Rural Goa slow in toilet construction 17.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The website on the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin has indicated that out of 11,798 new toilets approved since October 2014 for villages in the state under the central government scheme only 3.5 per cent of the approved toilets have been constructed and whose photographs have been uploaded online for compliance. In North ...
PM Modi slams Pak, calls it a ‘synonymous’ of word terrorism 16.2.2019 Central Chronicle
Yavatmal (Maharashtra), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday continued his attack on Pakistan for his complicity on the issue of terror and said the western neighbour is on the verge of bankruptcy and is now known all over as an ‘alternative name for terrorism’. “The other name of terrorism is Pakistan today,” Prime Minister said assuring […]
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Rs 10 crore to be spent on cleaning Mithi River 16.2.2019 Metros | The Asian Age
The 1.5km stretch of river will be cleaned by removing floating garbage.
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China closes Everest base camp in Tibet to tourists 16.2.2019 The Shillong Times
Beijing: China has closed the Mount Everest base camp in Tibet to tourists who don’t have climbing permits in order to deal with the mounting garbage problem at the site, officials say. The decision, officially announced last month, came to public attention in the past couple of days after reports claiming the base camp of […]
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'Dark' tourism is on the rise, cashing in on human misery 15.2.2019 Opinion | The Asian Age
It is well known that in India, which markets itself as "exotic India" in its pro-tourism commercials, tourists can take guided tours of large slums.
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Old Spices? Here are some ways to reuse them 14.2.2019 Life | The Asian Age
Old spices need not be necessarily discarded as they can be put to some other use.
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234 bird species sighted during Bird Race 14.2.2019 Metros | The Asian Age
Avian enthusiasts have called for retaining open natural spaces for preserving the birds' population.
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NGT raps Goa, other states for lack of solid waste management 14.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI Expressing concern over lack of compliance with solid waste management rules, National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench headed by Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel has directed chief secretaries of all states to be present before it with status reports of action taken and the subsequent measures to be adopted. The NGT has fixed ...
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Lack of fund, manpower hits PMAY implementation 13.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Lack of fund, manpower hits PMAY implementation
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Mangrove destruction cases resurface 13.2.2019 Metros | The Asian Age
The Mangrove Committee visited the site following the complaint, where they noticed illegal activities inside the mangroves.
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Tension in Bethoda as villagers confront factory workers over waste burning 13.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PONDA Tense moments were witnessed at Nirankal-Bethoda on Tuesday after workers of steel furniture unit set waste on fire outside the premises with villagers taking exception. Peeved over burning of alleged chemical waste in the open, villagers gathered in large numbers and confronted the workers which led to ruckus. As per information, ...
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Govt to expedite campaign to rid country of the corrupt: PM 13.2.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
PTI KURUKSHETRA Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday his government will speed up the campaign to rid the country of the corrupt, claiming that only such people had a problem with him while the honest trusted the ‘chowkidar.’ Modi sought people’s support in the campaign while addressing a gathering here at the ‘Swachh Shakti 2019,’ ...
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'Corrupt people troubled by me,' says PM Modi hits out at 'chowkidar' barb 12.2.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The statement came in an apparent counter attack on Rahul Gandhi for his 'chowkidar chor hai' barb.
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An effort that deserves a medal 12.2.2019 Mumbai Age
Dealing with e-waste is one of the major issues today's world is facing. And it has been remaining unsolved for many years.
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Cleaning of Diphu river begins 11.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cleaning of Diphu river begins
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4,000 cigarette buds collected at Juhu beach 11.2.2019 Metros | The Asian Age
It was collected by a group of 100 students from SST College, Ulhasnagar in association with MGM group.
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Setback for Bandora villagers as NGT dismisses appeal against STP 11.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PONDA: In a blow to the hopes of Undir locals opposing sewage treatment plant (STP), National Green Tribunal (NGT) at Delhi has dismissed their appeal against the approval issued by Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority (GCZMA) for a 15-million litres daily (MLD) STP at Undir, Bandora recently. “All the concerns of the appellant has been ...
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Road encroachment, garbage issues dominate Siolim-Marna gram sabha 11.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
MAPUSA: Siolim-Marna villagers demanded action against those encroaching the major district road (MDR) and public spaces falling within the panchayat jurisdiction at the gram sabha meeting which was held on Sunday. Some committees were constituted at the meeting and members demanded that appointment letters be given to the various committees. Sarpanch Fermina Fernandes assured to ...
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House numbers:  Ucassaim VP to register FIR against 3 ex members, former secy 11.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
MAPUSA: The gram sabha of Ucassaim-Paliem-Punola on Sunday resolved to lodge an FIR against a former sarpanch, a former deputy sarpanch, a former panch member and a former panchayat secretary over the alleged issuing of token house numbers to houses built in ‘no- development zone’. The ordinary gram sabha was presided over by the sarpanch ...
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