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13 new agricultural heritage landscapes designated by FAO 19.4.2018 Downtoearth
The new sites are in China, Japan, Egypt, Republic of Korea, Mexico, Portugal, Spain and Sri Lanka
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Smart City, Amrut, Swacch Bharat moving at a slow pace: Govt official 19.4.2018 India – The Indian Express
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NTPC wants to exit joint venture with BHEL 19.4.2018 Business | The Asian Age
The two companies had invested Rs 50 crore each as equity in the joint venture.
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Scientists improve plastic eating capacity of bacteria; humans buy 20,000 plastic bottles per second 19.4.2018 Downtoearth
New discoveries and improvements of plastic eating bacteria notwithstanding, humans cannot ignore their consumption choices
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'People are dying, but no sense of urgency', SC to Delhi, Haryana chief secretaries over water woes 19.4.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The top court has ordered senior officials of the two state governments to appear before it in person on April 23.
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Agricultural heritage sites join ancient wisdom with modern adaptation 19.4.2018 Downtoearth
Globally Important Agricultural Heritage System sites can teach us how our ancestors found ways to craft viable landscapes even in very austere environments for centuries
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Parched A.P. village saved by 300-year-old stepwell 19.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Women of fluoride-hit area trek a long distance for a single pot of drinking water
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Revisiting northern Sri Lanka’s battlefields 19.4.2018 Hindu: Kids
A group of Indian Peace Keeping Force veterans revisits the battlefields of northern Sri Lanka, where their lives and destinies were interwoven with those of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam three decades ago
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‘Kaziranga artificial flood shelters affecting park’s ecology’ 19.4.2018 The Assam Tribune
‘Kaziranga artificial flood shelters affecting park’s ecology’
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Bombay High Court bars MCA from using water from Pavana dam for maintaining Pune ground for IPL matches 19.4.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: In what can have a direct impact on eight IPL matches, which are slated to be played in Pune,
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State appoints task force for new airport 19.4.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The task force will also look into various permissions for the airport from government departments.
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Meeting between wr and bmc on pre-monsoon plan 19.4.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
It has also requested the removal of encroachment at Poisor Nalla to facilitate completion of the FOB work.
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Corporation to repair only potholed roads 19.4.2018 Hindu: Health
The work to patch up damaged roads could go on for atleast the next two to three years
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Study to implement 24x7 drinking water supply project begins 19.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Civic body to replace distribution pipelines for over 1,000 km.
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No water for six IPL matches in Pune: Bombay HC 19.4.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The court said that IPL does not fall under the industrial category, nor does the MCA have any industries.
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Sealing: Task force to examine safety of buildings, Centre tells SC 19.4.2018 PTI: All news
Sealing: Task force to examine safety of buildings, Centre tells SC
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No August Kranti 19.4.2018 DNA: India
It will only be at the end of Summers that round the clock water supply is expected to be commissioned at four areas of the city. The project works have been completed in most of the areas, however, there is not enough water to meet the demand.It is thus by month of August that the 24X7 water supply is expected to commence, just in time before assembly elections. “Most of the project works are complete and testing have commenced in certain parts, yet, the supply remains short to meet the demand,” says a senior officer at Public Health and Engineering Department. According to the department officials the works for software development, metre replacement and repair of reservoir have been completed. Works for laying supply lines have also been completed in most areas. However, the department ‘officially’ deny of water scarcity to be a reason for the delay. “Except for Banipark area, work orders for rest of the covered area were to be completed by the month of August,” claims additional chief engineer, ...
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No toll booths, sand mining, contracts: TMC pledge for Panchayat candidates 19.4.2018 Front Page – The Indian Express
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Rural areas of Maharashtra open-defecation free, says government 19.4.2018 Front Page – The Indian Express
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Sealing: Centre to set up taskforce 19.4.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
Tells SC body to oversee enforcement of laws, examine safety of buildings.
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