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Gangetic river dolphins in the Indian Sundarbans struggle with swelling salinity 18.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
Gangetic river dolphins in the Indian Sundarbans struggle with swelling salinity
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To help restore polluted stretches, CPCB criteria to categorise rivers 13.1.2019 The Navhind Times
PANAJI: In order to prevent and control pollution level in water bodies, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has drafted categorisation of the polluted river stretches to decide the level and degree of treatment required to maintain the natural bodies at their pristine level or restore them. The CPCB has categorised polluted river stretches in ...
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Not Enough Water In Monsoon-Blessed Goa 12.1.2019 The Navhind Times
GOA has been losing more than 30 per cent of its treated water supplied through the pipelines for years through leakage and pilferage. Water being pilfered allegedly with the connivance of Public Works Department officials is an unaddressed public complaint. Goa produces around 620 million litres (MLD) of water per day, of which over 200 ...
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Sudin goes gaga over public works 2.1.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI Minister for Public Works, Transport and River Navigation Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar on Tuesday proclaimed the achievements of the departments manned by him, announcing various plans to improve water supply, roads, sewerage system, river navigation, transport facilities in the state in the near future. Addressing media persons at the PWD office at ...
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When Manipur became casteist 16.12.2018 The Shillong Times
By Madhu Chandra Shantidas Gosai, the Hindu missionary, who came to Manipur in the early 18th century, burnt the Puya, the sacred scripture of Meiteis, after converting them to Hinduism. The burning of Meitei Puyas had assaulted the culture, language, religion and social harmony among the society of Manipur. Pure and impure among the sections […]
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Pressure on PHE to provide clean water 3.12.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Mawphlang legislator SK Sunn has taken steps to ensure that there is clean water supplied to residents and directed the officers in this regard following the November 27 order of the High Court of Meghalaya on the water quality. He carried out an inspection of the water works at Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme […]
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Vishwajit assures to resolve Sattari alvara land issue 3.12.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   VALPOI Assuring that the alvara land issue will be resolved, Valpoi MLA Vishwajit Rane, who is also the Health Minister, has said that he has asked Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte to appoint a special advocate and a translator by the government who will look into the cases of alvara land in Sattari ...
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Nagaland Govt’s policy to restrict plastics use 1.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland Govt’s policy to restrict plastics use
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PHE asked to reduce chemicals in water 29.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The High Court of Meghalaya has asked the PHE Chief Engineer SK Blah to take immediate action to explore the possibility of ensuring supply of safe drinking water by reducing or by substituting dosages of chemicals used for water purification. During the hearing of the pending PIL, the division bench comprising Chief Justice Mohammad […]
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Goa’s chance of getting blue flag beach status ‘sinking’ 29.11.2018 The Navhind Times
ABDUL WAHAB KHAN | NT PANAJI: Goa may lose the chance of getting awarded the blue flag certification for its Miramar beach, as the water quality is unable to meet the standard set by an international non-government organisation to provide safe and fit water for bathing. The blue flag criteria set by the Foundation for ...
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A park that had stories to tell 24.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
A park that had stories to tell
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Assonora VP to write to PWD over water shortage problem 19.11.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
MAPUSA: Assonora panchayat has resolved to write to PWD over water shortage problem. A resolution in this regard was passed during a gram sabha held on Sunday wherein the villagers also demanded action against those dumping garbage and polluting river Par. Various issues like water shortage, garbage dumping, renting of rooms, river pollution were prominently ...
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More Indian goods being accepted in Japan: Envoy 17.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
More Indian goods being accepted in Japan: Envoy
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Assam to achieve ODF status by Dec 31 this year 16.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Assam to achieve ODF status by Dec 31 this year
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Cracks to Tillari canal disrupt water supply in North Goa 15.11.2018 The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   SANKHALI Water supply to areas like Bicholim, Bardez and Porvorim north Goa is disrupted for two days as major cracks have developed to the Tillari canal at Kudashe near Dodamarg. According to information, the work to plug the leakages was started Wednesday morning but it will take a minimum of 10 days. It ...
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Governor, CM greet people on Chhath Puja 13.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Governor, CM greet people on Chhath Puja
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Muslim women should not wear nail polish while offering Namaz, says new fatwa 5.11.2018 The Asian Age | Home
A cleric at the seminary said, '...using nail polish is un-Islamic and illegal. Rather women should use Mehendi on their nails.'
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A jellyfish takeover in the offing? 4.11.2018 Panorama – The Navhind Times
Maneka Sanjay Gandhi I have just spent a week in monsoon washed Goa without going to the beach.  The reason for this sacrilege? Jellyfish. The Goa government has issued a warning to beachgoers that the beaches and coastal waters have swarms of live and dead jellyfish. These long tentacled gelatinous marine creatures are beautiful and ...
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Climate change a threat to oysters 29.10.2018 Science | The Asian Age
If the oysters die out, all of the associated species will.
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Khandu inaugurates dialysis unit at Tawang hospital 28.10.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Pema Khandu on Sunday  inaugurated a new dialysis unit at Khandro Drowa Tsangmu district Hospital Tawang. Started under Prime minister’s national dialysis programme(PMNDP) this unit in Tawang has capacity for five  patients, there is also a RO water treatment plant attached with this unit having capacity to treat 300ltrs of […]
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