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River Talpona not in list of polluted rivers anymore 21.1.2020 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji The River Rejuvenation Committee (RRC-Goa) headed by Chief Secretary Parimal Rai has decided to delist River Talpona flowing in Canacona from its 11 polluted river stretches after over a year of study and serious pollution abatement intervention. Delisting is done when “all pollution abatement goals have been achieved” and “no further intervention …
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Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (January 11-17, 2020) 19.1.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal through the week     
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Contract labour system in PWD will be abolished: CM 19.1.2020 The Navhind Times
Ponda: In a major relief to the contractual workers at the public works department (PWD), Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, on Friday,  announced that contract worker system will be scrapped and all contractual workers will be absorbed in the PWD’s labour society. Sawant made this announcement while speaking as the guest on the occasion of the …
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Protect your hair from city pollution 19.1.2020 The Shillong Times
Dry ends? Dullness? Itchy scalp? Increased exposure to air pollution could be a key reason to these common hair problems. It is pretty impossible to avoid pollution in urban Indian cities. Even in Shillong, the level of pollution has gone up in the last one decade. Air in our cities is heavily loaded with dust, […]
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South Goa could face water scarcity 18.1.2020 The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji South Goa district could face water scarcity if two severely damaged clariflocculator tanks at the Xelpem water treatment plant in Saguem taluka are not reconstructed immediately. The public works department has expressed its inability to reconstruct the two damaged clariflocculator tanks at the Xelpem plant, as there has been no fund with …
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MGP to launch stir for Mhadei on January 19 16.1.2020 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Ponda Senior MGP leader Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar on Wednesday announced that his party will launch an agitation on January 19 from Santre village of Sattari taluka for protecting Goa’s interest vis-a-vis the Mhadei water dispute. Disclosing the decision on the agitation at a press briefing at Marcaim, the former deputy chief minister said, …
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (January 15, 2020) 15.1.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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New water facility at Opa to quench rising thirst of Panaji 13.1.2020 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Ponda: The much-awaited 27-MLD water treatment plant will be commissioned on January 17 at Opa-Khandepar for meeting the rising water needs of Panaji and surrounding areas of Tiswadi taluka. PWD officials said that Chief Minister Pramod Sawant will launch the new facility. PWD engineers recently inspected the plant work giving the go-ahead for the commissioning, …
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17th Assam Mahotsav in Jorhat from Jan 16 to 29 11.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
17th Assam Mahotsav in Jorhat from Jan 16 to 29
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Scientists-academicians to seek Modi's intervention in GD Agrawal's stir; fast continues on 65th day 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Concerned by falling health of Prof GD Agrawal (Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand) who is on hunger strike for the cause of the Ganga in Kankhal-Haridwar for 65 days, a group of scientists, academicians and social activists today decided to make a fresh bid for seeking intervention from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and reach out to people for their participation in Agrawal's Ganga Campaign. At a meeting held at the Punjabi Bhawan here the group took stock of health of the 87-year old IIT professor turned sanyaasi and decided to break the prevailing 'state of apathy' by the Centre towards his protracted fast, Stockholm Water Award winning activist Dr Rajendra Singh said. Dignitaries attended the meeting include, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) former Chairman Mr Paritosh Tyagi, Prof SK Gupta, Chairman, Enviro-Tech, former IITians Prof Ravi Chopra (IIT-Bombay), Prof Satish Mehta (IIT-Delhi) and Magsaysay awardee Mr MC Mehta(SC-lawyer). They observed that fasting saint's health was falling ...
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Development of Vital Energy by Yoga - Dr. Ambar Pare 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Vital energy is the basis of the complete speed and power of man. There are seven chakras in the body in which there is the power to make physical, mental, spiritually healthy when the flow of Vital Energy increases in these cycles, then the person starts to feel completely healthy these words were expressed by Dr.Ambar Pare, honored with the World Book of Records London Award at the International Yoga Day program organized at Scope Higher Secondary School. Diseases are caused due to bad routine wrong psychology and psychological distortions such as mental stress. Purification of chakras by yoga, and gradually the person becomes free from diseases. Dr. Ambar Pare explained that yoga reduces stress hormones in the body. Yoga reduces the parasympathetic nervous system stress hormone, allowing the body to get relief from diseases . Therefore, it was also advised to take long deep breathing during fear or anger. There are seven main chakras in our body which affect our body’s ...
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Environment 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The utilization of natural resources are our natural right and nothing wrong in it. But exploitation or destruction of natural resources are suicidal and disastrous. The world has now realized that it had played havoc with the nature and now it is a question of life and death before the mankind. The measures are being taken on global level to protect the nature to protect ourselves. Recently international Paris Agreement is a very big step to protect and improve the environment. The coal mining industries emitting carbon gasses in the form of smoke, petroleum product releasing toxic gases, excessive use of chemicals like detergents and plastic etc. have ruined the environment. India is facing worest in water pollution and heading towards grave danger. The excessive digging of tube wells and has created a very serious problem that we have last our natural resource in the form of under ground water. It is a rackless, senseless and ignorance and that we indulged in excessive exploitation of under ground ...
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Apakwahar diet is miraculous 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal The 8-day body purification and health camp with apakwahar diet in focus culminated at Aarogya Kendra at Sant Nagar. All the participants expressed their views about apakwahar diet. Vinod Shankar from Surat, Laxmi Narayan Sharma, Kalpana from Ahmedabad, Sadhana Chawla from Bhopal and others expressed their views on natural diet. They said one benefit of eating all-natural foods is a reduction in the consumption of artificial flavorings, colorings and preservatives. People must avoid these products if they are trying to reduce chemical allergies or sensitivities. In addition, minimally processed all-natural and organic foods are more likely to contain whole food sources of beneficial nutrients such as fiber, complex carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals. On this occasion Siddha Bhau said we should consume natural food and stay healthy and motivate others to eat natural food. He said the benefits of an organic, all-natural diet include reduced consumption of unwanted or ...
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L&T Construction bags orders worth Rs 5704 cr 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Mumbai, L&T Construction on Monday said that its water and effluent treatment business has secured orders worth Rs 5,704 crore. Company said it has won two major orders from the Narmada Valley Development Authority (NVDA), government of Madhya Pradesh, for execution of the Indira Sagar Project - Parwati phases I and II and Kalisindh phase I Micro Lift Irrigation Schemes. The company has also received an EPC order from the Madhya Pradesh Jal Nigam Maryadit for execution of the Buxwaha Multi Village Rural Water Supply Scheme. The scope of work includes design, supply, and installation of pipeline, design and construction of intake well, water treatment plane, pump house, master balancing reservoirs, break pressure tank, water storage structures with associated electromechnical and instrumental work, house service connection and operation and maintenance for 10 years. The project will cover 299 villages of Sahgarh,banda, Buxwaha, Bijwar and Hatta blocks in districts of Sagar, Chhatarpur, and Damoh of ...
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Netanyahu 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Israeli Prime Minister Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu with his wife Ms Sara and 130 members delegation arrived in India on a 6-day visit. Nine defence, agriculture, trade, cyber crime, Indian investment in Israeli oil and gas sector, Israeli technical cooperation in renewable energy, civil aviation, space and industrial research, mutual investment in each other column were signed. In the defence sector the Rs. 430 crore barak missile agreement is of great importance under make in India policy India offers ample opportunity to Israel to set up defence manufacturing units in India. Mr Modi and Mr Netanyahu are personal friends. Mr Modi waiving protocol received him at the Airport. Besides Delhi Mr Netanyahu will visit Ahmedabad and Mumbai also. Israel has made miraculous research and development in the field of agriculture and defence. Since the inception of Israel in 1948 Arab nations were hostile to it. On every Arab attack the Israel retaliated with much more big hit back. It once defected 6 Arab ...
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Sudin: day-long protest at Satre to save Mhadei 7.1.2020 The Navhind Times
Panaji: Senior leader of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) and Marcaim MLA Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar said on Monday that the party will hold a day-long protest at Satre in Sattari taluka to save the Mhadei river. The protest will be held in mid-January after which the MGP will also start a mega campaign by holding …
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More unease for cooperative banks in 2020 6.1.2020 B & C – The Navhind Times
New year 2020 brings more restrictions for urban cooperative banks in the state by way of RBI proposed rules as the aftermath of the PMC Bank scam, reports Shoma Patnaik The Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank scam in September 2019 from which thousands of depositors lost their money continues to haunt the cooperative sector …
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Major temples shut, Muslims offer ‘namaz’ on solar eclipse 27.12.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
Hyderabad: Major Hindu temples were closed for pilgrims on account of solar eclipse while Muslims offered special prayers in mosques on Thursday. The famous Tirumala temple in Andhra Pradesh was closed around 11 p.m. on Wednesday on the eve of the solar eclipse. The temple will re-open after the end of the solar eclipse on …
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NGT: GSPCB nod mandatory for banquet, marriage halls 26.12.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Panaji: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has asked the state pollution control boards to enforce the requirement of Consent to Establish for setting up new banquet and marriage halls and also ensure strict compliance of environmental norms from all such existing establishments and those found not meeting the norms must be closed down till the …
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Vivo V17 Review: Decent cameras but worth the price? 24.12.2019 DNA
The Vivo V17 comes with the smallest hole-punch camera cutout, quad cameras and more. But is it worth Rs 22,990 price tag? Check out our Vivo V17 review.
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