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Geo-heritage site status likely to save Mawmluh cave 15.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The Geological Survey of India (GSI) is likely to declare Mawmluh cave, where the rock formation defines the Meghalayan Age, as a geological heritage site. Mulkh Raj Jarngal, the additional director general of GSI’s North East region, told media persons in the city on Wednesday the Survey is in talks with the state government […]
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Mohanan asks students to become ambassadors of energy conservation 15.11.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   MAPUSA Education secretary Nila Mohanan on Wednesday said that it is the responsibility of each and every individual on the earth to think about how they can lessen the burden of high consumption of energy that is the characteristic of modern times. She said this while addressing students at the state-level painting ...
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GSI voices for ‘geo heritage’ tag for Mawmluh caves in Meghalaya 14.11.2018 The Shillong Times
  SHILLONG: The Additional Director General of  North East region, Geological Survey of India, Mulkh Raj Jarngal has informed that GSI is keen to declare Mawmluh caves as Geo heritage site where the cave rock formation has defined Meghalayan age. “We are in touch with the state government on the matter,” he said while informing […]
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Rise in mountain gorilla population brings hope for conservationists 14.11.2018 Life | The Asian Age
Tourism helps too: Visitors pay up to $1,500 an hour to watch gorillas, money that helps pay for park rangers.
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Assam bikers’ group on annual expedition to Himalayas 14.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Assam bikers’ group on annual expedition to Himalayas
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Asian researchers take part in Aaranyak training in mammals 14.11.2018 The Shillong Times
From Our Special Correspondent GUWAHATI: Wildlife researchers and forest officials from Indonesia, Myanmar, Bhutan and India were introduced to the latest scientific methods and technologies applied for field monitoring of terrestrial mammals during the course of a short-term training programme at Basbari in Manas National Park. Wildlife and biodiversity conservation organisation, Aaranyak organised the five-day […]
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Back to the roots 14.11.2018 Delhi Age
Indian-born singer-songwriter Druv Kent returns with a stirring and anthemic brand-new single and an accompanying video shot in India.
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Asian researchers take part in Aaranyak training on mammals 13.11.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Wildlife researchers and forest officials from Indonesia, Myanmar, Bhutan and India were introduced to the latest scientific methods and technologies applied for field monitoring of terrestrial mammals during the course of a short-term training programme at Basbari in Manas National Park. Wildlife and biodiversity conservation organisation, Aaranyak organised the five-day training on “Population Monitoring […]
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International Applied Environmental Education Course in Assam, India 13.11.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Aaranyak and Environmental Education and Conservation Global (USA) in association with its partners are organising a three-week training programme: “International Applied Environmental Education Course” during 28th January to 17th February 2019 in Assam, India. The course will demonstrate how environmental social marketing techniques can be integrated with overall education and communication strategies to produce effective […]
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Apex Court defers coal mining case to Dec 4 13.11.2018 The Shillong Times
NEW DELHI/ SHILLONG: The Supreme Court has deferred till December 4 the hearing on several petitions against the ban on coal mining imposed by NGT and the state government for the first time challenged the ban imposed by the Tribunal. The issue of transportation of extracted coal was also taken up by the state government […]
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Ecclesiastical Goa – Revelations in architecture 13.11.2018 Buzz – The Navhind Times
Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ Self-taught fine arts photographer Payal Kakkar lives between New Delhi and her second home Goa. For over two years, with a labour of love and fortitude Payal went about with her camera and six lenses, extensively documenting 70 churches in Goa with their 16th and 17th century architecture. Of ...
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Happenings 13.11.2018 The Navhind Times
ACTIVITIES  Film screening: ’Saacha – The Loom’ by KP Jayasankar and Anjali Monteiro will be screened on November 13, 6.30 p.m. at Carpe Diem Art Gallery, Majorda. It will be followed by a discussion. Details: info@carpediemgoa.com/8888862462/2881035.   Photography competition: Mindversity is organising a mobile photography contest on the theme ‘My Goa’. The contest is on ...
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Anushka Sharma promotes tiger conservation 13.11.2018 The Shillong Times
Actress Anushka Sharma has joined hands with Discovery to promote a global awareness movement to save tigers from extinction. Anushka will promote Project C.A.T: Conserving Acres for Tigers, aimed at raising awareness to preserve the habitat of the declining numbers of tigers in the wild. Discovery has collaborated with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for Project […]
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Apex Court to hear coal mining case today 12.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The Supreme Court will hear the coal mining case on Monday while the RTI activist Agnes Kharshiing is battling for life in Shillong for resisting illegal coal mining. Supreme Court lawyer and counsel for the state government, Ranjan Mukherjee, said on Sunday that the pending matter will be heard on Monday by the court. […]
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At last, in UK, India's World War I heroes get the honour they deserve 12.11.2018 Opinion | The Asian Age
The money raised from the sale of these special "commemorative flowers" goes towards the welfare of soldiers.
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3 teams to count endangered Gangetic dolphins in Bihar 11.11.2018 The Navhind Times
IANS PATNA Three teams of experts and scientists will from November 18 begin a comprehensive drive to enumerate the endangered Gangetic dolphins along nearly 1,000 km of the river Ganga and its two major tributaries — Gandak and Ghaghra — in Bihar. Scientists expect to find out the exact number of these dolphins by the ...
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Wangala festivities come to an end 11.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Wangala festivities come to an end
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Wildlife lovers to stage march for ‘Avni’ today 11.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Wildlife lovers to stage march for ‘Avni’ today
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Cong releases 'Ram-Narmada-gaumutra' manifesto for MP polls 10.11.2018 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
The 112-page manifesto promises an 'adhyatmik vibhag' (spiritual department) in state, as well as plans to promote Sanskrit language.
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Barpeta residents rescue Himalayan Griffon vulture 10.11.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Residents rescued a Himalayan Griffon vulture from the Nityananda Bazar near Barpeta town on Saturday morning and later handed the species over to forest officials for treatment. The vulture is suspected to have “fallen ill owing to food poisoning”. “A Himalayan Griffon vulture sitting near a pond at Nityananda Bazar was first noticed by […]
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