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HC asks Maha to take urgent steps to check Godavari pollution 19.12.2018 PTI: All news
HC asks Maha to take urgent steps to check Godavari pollution
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Greens up in arms against Goa-Belagavi NH widening 19.12.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
BELAGAVI: Noted environmentalist and veteran film actor Suresh Hebbalkar on Tuesday said that environmentalists will hold a protest at the Freedom Park in Bengaluru on January 5 to bring pressure on the Karnataka government to immediately stop the widening works on the Goa-Belagavi national highway. Addressing a press conference here on Tuesday, he said the ...
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Sonam Kapoor named PETA India’s Person of the Year 19.12.2018 The Shillong Times
Actress Sonam Actress Sonam  Kapoor, a vegan,  has been named People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s Person of the Year for 2018.Sonam has been feted as she sings in praise of vegan eating and because she keeps animal skins out of her handbag line for her fashion brand Rheson, apart from taking other […]
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Irritants in trade with Turkey to be removed soon : Suresh Prabhu 18.12.2018 Central Chronicle » Business
New Delhi, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said that India was striving hard to resolve all pending issues relating to trade with Turkey before his planned visit to the country along with a business delegation in February 2019. ‘Several issues that were hindering the augmentation of trade between the two countries had come […]
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President invites the Maldives to join Int’l Solar Alliance in fight against climate change 18.12.2018 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind has invited visiting Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to become a member of the International Solar Alliance in which India has taken the lead to fight climate change. Welcoming his Maldivian counterpart to India, Mr Kovind said India was deeply concerned about the impact of climate change especially […]
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 18.12.2018 The Navhind Times
NIO Must Take Up Goa-centric Research Work The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) has in recent years failed to be even of consultative value to the state of Goa. With more than four decades of its existence in Goa, the NIO should have by now been able to especially advise the government of Goa on ...
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Talks adopt 'rulebook' to put Paris climate deal into action 17.12.2018 Science | The Asian Age
Negotiators delayed other key decisions until next year -- a move that frustrated environmentalists and countries.
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Jaitley sees 8 per cent plus GDP growth rate as polls near 17.12.2018 Business | The Asian Age
Economic affairs secretary echoes minister to say a USD 10 trillion economy by 2030.
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Encroachment, deforestation adding to man-elephant conflict 17.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Encroachment, deforestation adding to man-elephant conflict
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World agrees on rules to enforce Paris accord 17.12.2018 The Shillong Times
Katowice (Poland): Nearly 200 nations have agreed to enforce rules on implementing the landmark 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreement. Negotiations at the UN Climate Change Conference, also known as COP24, dragged on into the final hours of Saturday, one full day beyond the original deadline, suffering some holdback due to certain objections of Brazil and […]
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Centre stipulates NOC, conservation fee for groundwater extraction 17.12.2018 The Navhind Times
PANAJI: The ministry of water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation has notified new guidelines which stipulate that individual houses which have more than one well or use more than 1-inch diameter delivery pipes will have to obtain a no-objection certificate from the Central Ground Water Authority and also pay water conservation fee on the ...
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UN summit failed to adequately respond to climate change impact: activists 17.12.2018 World News – The Navhind Times
KATOWICE (POLAND): At the UN Climate Change Conference, which concluded in the presence of delegates from nearly 200 countries, green activists on Sunday said governments have failed to adequately respond to the catastrophic impact of climate change that was highlighted in a recent IPCC report. Late Saturday night, the UN climate negotiations, known as COP24, ...
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Paris climate treaty gets a fillip 17.12.2018 World News – The Navhind Times
KATOWICE (POLAND): Nations on Sunday struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty after marathon UN talks that failed to match the ambition the world’s most vulnerable countries need to avert dangerous global warming. Delegates from nearly 200 states finalised a common rule book designed to deliver the Paris goals ...
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CII-Goa’s workshop on sexual harassment at workplace 17.12.2018 B & C – The Navhind Times
Sexual Harassment is one issue that has probably plagued every institution, big or small. Unfortunately, it still remains one of the most unreported offences of all times. Although, campaigns like #MeToo act as an eye-opener, sexual harassment at the workplace still remains behind the closed doors. As per a recent survey with around 6,074 participants ...
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Portfolios allotted to new Ministers 16.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Portfolios allotted to new Ministers
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Govt vows to develop Karbi Anglong’s border village Murap 16.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Govt vows to develop Karbi Anglong’s border village Murap
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UN climate conference adopts Paris rulebook 16.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
UN climate conference adopts Paris rulebook
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Relief to Vedanta as NGT sets aside TN govt order to close its Sterlite plant 16.12.2018 PTI: All news
Relief to Vedanta as NGT sets aside TN govt order to close its Sterlite plant
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Gadkari urges private sector to tap investment in expressways, waterways 16.12.2018 National News – The Navhind Times
UNI   NEW DELHI Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Nitin Gadkari on Saturday urged the private sector to invest liberally in the development of expressways, waterways, irrigation projects and ‘Clean Ganga Mission’. Addressing the 91st Annual General Meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of ...
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How an Australian family built a life in Indian slums 16.12.2018 Age On Sunday
Mark and Cathy Delaney quit their well-paying jobs and decided to relocate to delhi and experience life in an indian slum.
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