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Tailor by day, serial killer by night 16.10.2018 Mumbai Age
Adesh Kamra, a tailor from a small town in Bhopal, was arrested for killing 34 people in cold blood.
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E-cigarettes do not stain teeth: Study 15.10.2018 Life | The Asian Age
Here is what a new study has found.
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At least 34 dead after Uganda landslide 13.10.2018 World News – The Navhind Times
AFP   Kampala At least 34 people have been killed after a river in eastern Uganda burst its banks, sending thick sludge and rocks barrelling into homes, disaster officials said Friday. Rescue teams were picking through the rubble, looking for survivors and victims of the disaster which took place on Thursday in the town of ...
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Treatment at young age could reverse autistic behaviour 11.10.2018 The Shillong Times
A new study has found that drug treatment at a young age can reverse social impairments related to tuberous sclerosis, a condition related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). However, the same intervention was not found to be effective at an older age. The research, published in the Journal of Cell Reports, sheds light on the […]
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Waste water treatment to be mandatory 10.10.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
Failure or delay in installing sewage treatment units will attract punitive action.
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EAC clears Zuari Agro’s urea plant expansion 9.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PANAJI: The proposed expansion of the urea plant of Zuari Agro Chemicals at Sancoale, which involves increase in capacity from 1,500 tonne production per day to 1,800 tonne production per day along with installation of ammonia storage, gas turbine of 25 mW and heat recovery steam generator, has been cleared by the  Ministry of Environment & Forests (MoEF)’s ...
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Big-push for replacing old water pipelines 9.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PANAJI: Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar on Monday said the government has prepared plans for spending Rs 800 crore each in both the districts for replacing old water pipelines. Speaking to media persons at the secretariat, Dhavalikar said the PWD has worked out a plan to address the water woes of Porvorim and ...
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50 truckloads of garbage collected during Bicholim cleanliness drive 7.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   BICHOLIM ‘Swachh Dicholi, Sundar Dicholi’ abhiyan in collaboration with Bicholim Municipal Council (BMC) had launched a 15-day special cleanliness drive in BMC jurisdiction. The campaign concluded on Thursday. During the cleanliness drive, more than 50 truckloads of garbage were collected and treated at BMC waste treatment plant. More than 50 persons, including ...
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State asked to prepare ‘action plan’ for making polluted rivers ‘fit for bathing’ 7.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The principal bench of National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered all the states, including Goa, and Union territories (UTs) in the country to prepare an action plan for making all the polluted river stretches fit at least for bathing purpose, and asked them to submit reports for consideration on December 19. ...
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Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga 5.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga
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Garbage piling up along roadsides in Bicholim 4.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
RAMESH SAWAIKAR | NT   BICHOLIM Roadsides in Bicholim taluka have turned into garbage dump yards with panchayats’ efforts in maintaining cleanliness found wanting despite the awareness about its importance under the ‘Swachhata Abhiyan.’ Only some panchayats are collecting garbage from its constituents and villagers are habituated to dump garbage on the roadsides particularly in ...
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Blame game breaks out over Sonsoddo waste 4.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   MARGAO The Sonsoddo garbage dump issue is lingering on for years now and there is still no solution in sight. Officials have been accused of just trying to pass the buck with waste piling up at the site every passing day. If the chairperson of Margao Municipal Council (MMC) Dr Babita Prabhudesai ...
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Blending technology with ecology 2.10.2018 Free Press Journal: Business
Since its inception in 1982, IndianOil’s Mathura Refinery has been a model for seamless synchronisation
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Most polluted river stretches in state: CPCB 2.10.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The Mithi remains the most polluted river of Maharashtra.
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Goa, Portugal sign MoU on water management 30.9.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK PANAJI The state  government on Saturday signed a memorandum of understanding with Portugal for water supply and waste water management. The MoU, which was  signed by the state  with Portugal‘s  environment ministry, aims  at carrying  out an assessment for the removal of manganese from Selaulim water treatment plant with the help of advance ...
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Water project delay drains Rs 132 crore 28.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The CAG report 2017-18 has revealed that the delay in the completion of Phase III of the Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme has led to an unfruitful expenditure of Rs 131.84 crore. The report says failure to implement reforms as per the JNNURM timeline has also led to deduction of Rs 17.41 crore. The […]
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Mumbai: 26,000 trees to be hacked for Malad sewage plant 27.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: In order to set up a Rs 2,000 crore sewage treatment plant in Malad, the BMC, with the approval
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Tackle this national shame 26.9.2018 Opinion | The Asian Age
The PM's Swachchh Bharat programme has had no bearing on this issue as VIPs go about with their photo-ops, praising the campaign.
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Goa to replicate Portugal water, sanitation model 26.9.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The Public Works Department (PWD) will ink a MoU with the Portugal government to replicate in the state the service model for water and sanitation services, principal chief engineer of PWD Uttam Parsekar has said. He was speaking as guest of honour at the 50th annual foundation day of the Indian ...
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Tense moments at Curti after truck arrives with STP-related machinery 25.9.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PONDA: Tense moments were witnessed at Curti housing board colony after locals restrained a truck driver on Monday evening. The truck was carrying heavy machinery related to sewage treatment plant. The locals gheraoed the truck driver and questioned how he entered in a restricted zone. As per the information, the truck had brought two machines ...
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