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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (January 28, 2020) 28.1.2020 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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Twin blasts rock Dibrugarh 28.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Twin blasts rock Dibrugarh
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GSIC announces ‘Young Innovator’ contest 28.1.2020 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Panaji: With the objective to drive the innovation agenda in the state and to harness the core competencies, local talent, resources and capabilities to create new opportunities, the Minister for Waste Management, Science and Technology Michael Lobo, on Monday, launched the competition ‘Goa’s Young Innovator Award 2019-20’, as instituted by Goa State Innovation Council. GSINC …
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Seized drugs worth Rs 5 cr destroyed 28.1.2020 The Navhind Times
Vasco: Goa Customs recently disposed of drugs worth Rs 5 crore which were confiscated over a period of time by the Goa Customs and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence. Goa Customs headed by Commissioner Mihir Ranjan carried out the massive disposal of drugs which included 3549 ecstasy tablets, 960 grams of MDMA powder, 40.7 liters of …
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‘Best out of waste’ competition today 27.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
‘Best out of waste’ competition today
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Govt striving to make Goa inland water logistics hub: Lobo 27.1.2020 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Mapusa: Minister for Port Michael Lobo on Sunday said that the government is improving port connectivity in the state and striving to make Goa an inland waterways logistics hub by using water in an optimal manner and thereby reducing dependence on roadways. Lobo was speaking at the flag hoisting ceremony at government complex at Mapusa …
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BOI new MD takes charge in Goa 27.1.2020 B & C – The Navhind Times
Newly appointed managing director and chief executive officer of Bank of India, Atanu Kumar Das, visited the state soon after his appointment. Das took charge on January 20, at the bank zonal office, Patto Complex, as he was in the state for participating in Parliamentary Standing Committee on Labour. Post meeting he travelled to Ponda …
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APGCL to set up waste-to-energy plant 26.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
APGCL to set up waste-to-energy plant
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Best out of Waste Competition 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal organized Best out of Waste Competition cum Exhibition for the students of class 6th to 12th on 30th November, 2018. 51 students from various schools of Bhopal displayed their models made by waste materials. Participants used the waste materials likes; water bottles, vehicle tyres, CDs, thermacol used in packing of items, rope, tea cups, newspapers, utensils made by clay, pipe, pen, spoons, used match sticks to make various models likes; books stand, waterfalls, tyre pot for plantation, Matka Fridge made with clay utensils & sand, Air Cooler by plastic water tank & table fan, water dispenser, models showing the importance of cleaning, various type of dari by old cloths, table & sofa by newspapers. Aishwarya Singh from St. Mary’s Convent Sr. Sec. School, Tulsi Nagar, Bhopal won the first prize. Pranjali Tiwari, Rishita Patel, Chanchal Shyam Koshe, Divyam Thakre, Palak Boolchandani from St. Raphael Co-ed School Jatkhedi, Misrod, ...
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One step towards cleanliness 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
“Cleanliness is next to godliness” Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Swatch Bharat Abhiyan or Swatch Bharat Mission is a nation wide campaign in India , that aims to clean up the streets, roads and infrastructure of India’s cities. St. Montfort School Bhopal also contributed to this noble cause along with the team of ‘SakaratmakSoch’a leading NGO on 28th Sep. 2018 in school premises. Member of SakarmakSoch, Mrs. Kiran Sharma highlighted the importance of cleanliness to the children. Motivating the children to initiate in differentiating the normal waste and e- waste, minimizing the garbage, stopping usage of polythene bags and using paper bags, planting trees etc, she cited examples from day today life. In the honourable presence of Mr.M.P.Singh Additional Commissioner, Solid Waste Management, Bhopal Municipal Corporation and Health Officer ,Bhopal, Mr. Rakesh Sharma the event took place.Paper bags were given away by the guest to the childrenfor reciting poems and creating slogans on the spot on cleanliness ...
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New Fertilizer 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
For the first time in the country the Forest Department of the Madhya Pradesh Government in associations with the scientists has successfully developed high quality fertilizer by mixing the bacteria with fungus. It is claimed that it is very economical healthy, smart and intelligent stuff. It will enable the plants to draw micro nutrients. It is a combination of seven types of fungus and bacteria.The cost of this fertilizer will be few paisas. The Additional Chief Secretary has asked the Forest Department to provide it to farmers to use it. As a pilot project 50 representatives of village panchayats from the Indore district have invited to workshop to give training in the manufacturing process of the new fertilizers. This fertilizer will save the plants and crops from the diseases. It is biodegradable fertilizers and requires one to two gramme of fungus and bacteria and requires about 2 kilo husk. For value addition vermi compost can be mixed with it and it is ready for use in 45 days. Many such ...
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Unfair Ration Shop 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The State Government is providing huge subsidy on foodgrains sugar, kerosene, salt etc for people of living below the poverty line through the fair price shops under Public Distribution System. The wheat is given to them at Rs.2 per kilogrmame and rice at Rs.3 per kilo and some other items. Few years back there were floods in the capital Bhopal due to permanent construction in nullahs, the Government to minimize the plight of the people ordered free distribution of ration to the flood victims. But even in capital the Suppliers and Government staff mixed huge quantity of soil in the food grains. This malpractice and corruption is still going almost in all the ration shops in the state. The Government is providing subsidy and on the ground such people are getting ration mixed with wastes. The ministers wherever they are on tour should inspect ration shops and ensure proper and pure distribution to the people of Below Poverty Line.
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Bhopal Smart city 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
On smart city project the various schemes costing Rs.18,000 crores of rupees are going on. Now the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also launched other schemes of Government Housing projects and others schemes costing over Rs.500 crores. Under Government housing 680 houses near TT Nagar Dushara Maidan will be put up. It will be ‘F’ and ‘G’ type Government residences. This areas is also developing an integrated central and command centre. All services of the Small City including parking will be monitored through this centre. The Smart City will have pneumatic waste collection system, dual piping system, solar roof tops, rainwater harvesting system, CCTV, Video Door Phones, children play area, sitting arrangement for elderly people in the garden. Over speeding on the roads of Bhopal will become difficult for the errant drivers of 2-3 and 4 wheelers with the implementation of the Integrated Traffic Management System, specialized cameras installed at the Board Office Square and in the ...
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Healthy India 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi after earlier launching two national campaign of close door toilets in homes and public places and “clean India” with no garbage anywhere has launched a new national campaign of “Healthy India”. These public welfare programmes will continue all time to come and will change the way of life from dirty and unhealthy life to civilized and healthy life. The toilet and clean India campaigns have picked up fast and changing the society from bad best way of life. Like everywhere in India also the movements of people has become fast. But migrants were facing most troublesome situation in getting public toilets in the public places. Now toilets and urinals are available everywhere providing much relief to travelling population. In clean India campaign the people and municipal bodies are participating actively, garbage bins are places at all places and people becoming habitual of it. The only problem that defying the clean India campaign is the excessive use of tobacco and gutka ...
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4 new patients of dengue found 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, In the capital, diseases caused by mosquitoes are constantly spreading their legs. Health department had made every effort to deal with these diseases. Still the diseases are not being controlled. After Dengue and Chikungania, now Japanese fever patients are also found, according to information received from the health department, on Wednesday, 2 suspected patients of Japanese fever have been found, their blood samples have been sent for examination, while 11 suspects of dengue have been sent. Patients were screened, out of which 4 patients reported positive and 7 patients were reported negative. The district malaria team surveying the larvae in the city surveyed 1032 houses out of which 210 houses were found having larvae, the health department and the municipal corporation have joined together to deal with mosquito-borne diseases. The campaign will run, the houses in which larvae will be found more than once, will be operated on. A plan has been prepared for this, District Malaria Officer Dr ...
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Parliament Session 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The monsoon session of the Parliament has begun today (July 18) and perhaps it may be its last session. In early 2019 the General Election to the Lok Sabha will be held. There are indications that the Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi may seek dissolution of the Lok Sabha few months earlier so that the elections of the Lok Sabha may be held along with general elections to the Vidhan Sahbas of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram that are to be held this year in November. It will be a test to hold the election to Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas at a time. There are apprehension that this session may also end in bedlam. When the Bhartiya Janata Party was in opposition during the Congress led UPA Government it started a new practice of stalling the session in uproar. At that time a monsoon session had gone total waste without transactions any parliamentary business. In the current Parliament the BJP is facing same magic that it started earlier of blocking the functioning of the Parliament. In ...
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Modi Visit 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi on a day’s visit to Madhya Pradesh at Mohanpura in Rajgarh he dedicated Mohanpura irrigation Project. It will irrigate 1.25 hectares of land and provide drinking water to 400 villages. The Rajgarh district so far mostly dependent of rain water for agriculture. The Mohanpura Project has given a big fillip in irrigation. Mr.Modi also praised for the leadership of the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan in making tremendous progress in the development of the state. In the clean India programme in the whole India first and second position obtained by Indore and Bhopal. In all 21 cities of the states besides Bhopal and Indore included in the national lists of clean cities and are Khargone, Ujjain, Singraulli, Mandsaur,Jabalpur, Gwalior, Chhindwara, Sagar, Rewa, Pithampur, Dewas, Neemuch, Ratlam, Hoshangabad, Nagda, Burhanpur and Chhattarpur. In view of coming elections Mr.Modi also took it as opportunity to assail Congress for projecting only one family. Mr.Modi also ...
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Frost Condition 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Due to severe cold waves from the northern Himalayan states for some days the frost conditions have occurred in Madhya Pradesh northern divisions of Gwalior, Chambal, Sagar, Rewa and Shahdol. The frost occur as dew has freeze into ice sheet. The same conditions is prevailing in the nearby Bhopal in Raisen and Sehore districts. Till now with usual cold conditions and sunny days the crops were coming very well indicating bumper crops. But if frost persists the situation will deteriorate. For four years back frost conditions occurred in the state also resulting in pest attack. At that time the state provided relief to farmers by paying compensation. When dew turns into ice its affects are known after a week time. Burning of wastes near farms provide some relief but on such a wide scale it is neither possible and feasible to cover all the fields in the state. The farmers and the Government sitting crossed fingers hoping the cold waves may diminish, but the weather office has cautioned that in coming 24 ...
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Educational Essay Topics 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Chances are they need to figure out methods to diminish the smoke they emit. Cigarettes are yet another harmful item that raises the atmosphere pollution and the wellknown health benefits. Usually the utmost effective means to better interior air quality is always to eliminate individual sources of pollution or possibly to decrease their pollutants. Emissions which come from cars confine the quantity of atmosphere and oxygen we should respire. Woods are greatly helping decrease the aggregate of toxins within the air. Gases superior dissertation papers for instance radon and carbon monoxide. The sad part about the full challenge is the reality that water pollution can be averted in a great deal of instances. Clean water is crucial to human health. With a bit of design, it may further retain and direct water to where it's needed most. The correct issue is the best way to locate genuine drinking water safely and inexpensively. What is desktop publishing? it's many common uses. We are going to discuss both ...
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Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (January 18-24, 2020) 25.1.2020 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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