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Time to go E-way 18.2.2019 Mumbai Age
With pollution levels in the capital worsening, the advent of e-bikes would stem the burning of fossil fuels.
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‘Jobless growth has made aspirational youth restless’ 18.2.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
NEW DELHI: The “jobless growth” has slipped into “job-loss growth”, which, together with rural indebtedness and urban chaos, has made the growing number of aspirational youth restless, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said Sunday, as he hit out at the government for failing to uplift the economy to its potential. Singh asserted that the domestic ...
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Environment friendly sunglasses launched 18.2.2019 B & C – The Navhind Times
International eyewear brand, Coco Leni debuted in the Goa market with the launch of four stores in Caranzalem, Vasco, Mapusa and Margao. The brand is also being retailed from a popup wood cart at 1930, Vasco. A German brand, Coco Leni is special because it makes eyeglasses that don’t harm the environment and look awesome as ...
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Working relentlessly 17.2.2019 Mumbai Age
Feeding India is now a part of the Zomato family also - Ankit Kawatra, founder, Feeding India.
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WWF bid to nurture conservation leaders in Assam   17.2.2019 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: World Wide Fund for Nature, (WWF)-India will launch its pilot progamme, Ek Prithvi Assam here with an objective to inculcate conservation leadership among students residing on the forest fringes through education. Assam will be the eighth state to have the pan-India programme. Assam education minister, Siddhartha Bhattacharya will launch the WWF-India EkPrithviAssam programme in […]
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Is smoking menthol cigarettes harmful? 17.2.2019 Life | The Asian Age
Scientists find genetic vulnerability to smoking menthol cigarette.
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IOC gets "green nod" for storage and distribution terminal in Telangana 17.2.2019 Business | The Asian Age
The proposal involves setting up petroleum storage and distribution terminal.
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Set up core 'sandbox committee' to promote digital innovations: Irdai panel 17.2.2019 Business | The Asian Age
Loosely defined, a sandbox approach means experimenting and learning before finally adopting a technology or system.
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RFRI introduces certificate course on bamboo craft 17.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
RFRI introduces certificate course on bamboo craft
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FIR against AIUDF MLA 17.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
FIR against AIUDF MLA
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Supreme Court verdict on Sterlite plant on Monday 17.2.2019 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
It was argued that the plant had not been complying with pollution norms and the situation had severely deteriorated since 1996.
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A real game changer 17.2.2019 Age On Sunday
John Coveyou has designed several engaging board games to help simplify scientific concepts and make learning easier.
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No Kidding! 17.2.2019 Age On Sunday
An acronym for Green Inclination No Kids, GINK is the new DINK!.
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Taking home Ksan memories 17.2.2019 The Shillong Times
The mine tragedy at Ksan in East Jaintia Hills brought together the best of disaster management experts who worked relentlessly and in tandem to rescue the trapped miners or recover their bodies. Despite the constant pressure to perform and criticisms, the rescuers worked with alacrity and did their best at that critical moment. Among the […]
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Saving the pollinators 17.2.2019 The Shillong Times
By Saikat K Basu Anthropogenic factors are leaving big footprints in our natural ecosystem and environment around the planet negatively impacting global biodiversity. One of the worst impacted species around the planet with serious long-term consequences for agriculture, forestry and apiculture are the honey bees and native (indigenous) bees. Researchers around the planet have identified […]
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Cong delegation to meet MPT chairman tomorrow 17.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   VASCO A delegation comprising Goa Pradesh Congress Committee president Girish Chodankar, party legislators and office bearers will meet Mormugao Port Trust chairman Dr E Ramesh Kumar on February 18, to request him to handle ‘Green Cargo’ at the port berths, which would help to eliminate pollution caused by the ‘dirty cargo’ in ...
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Vasco air pollution caused by biomass burning, coal handling: study 17.2.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The interim report on particulate source apportionment study for air quality in Vasco conducted by IIT Bombay says that  most of the air pollution is caused by the burning of biomass for water heating and cooking  and also by coal handling at the Mormugao Port Trust. A regulatory dispersion model called ...
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Mumbai Metro work delayed by tree authority's absence 17.2.2019 Metros | The Asian Age
The court also directed the BMC to constitute tree committee according to their order, said Mr Kumbhakoni.
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Saving the green cover 17.2.2019 Delhi Age
With Mumbai's tree cover diminishing at a rapid pace, the need for ecological experts in the Tree Authority committee is more pressing than ever.
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How the Baga sea cliff is being destroyed 17.2.2019 The Navhind Times
Nandkumar M Kamat There has been no river called “Baga” draining the watershed of Asagao, Vagator, Anjuna and Calangute. It is actually a freshwater rivulet of Asagao which begins in the thick green valley behind Ganeshpuri, flows as a narrow stream in the fields, reaches at the bottom of the thick valley in front of ...
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