User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Waste :: Solid Waste
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Sesh, Caulrophobia Among New Words Added To Merriam-Webster 19.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
If you are an ardent user of terms like ''sesh'', ''vacay'', or even ''tallboy'', you are now free to express yourself even better as these words, along with others, have made it to the...
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Indonesia Returning Hundreds Of Containers Of Contaminated Waste To West 19.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Indonesia is sending back hundreds of containers of contaminated waste to the West after shipments supposedly containing plastic meant for recycling were found to hide hazardous substances, customs...
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Children’s Parliament of Uday Society carries cleanliness awareness rally 18.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Uday Social Development Society organised an awareness rally on the other day in the state capital. The rally was taken out to educate the communities and make them understand the importance of maintaining healthy environment. Over 100 children and youth from Jatkhedi and Bagmugliya slums participated in the drive. Children were carrying placards highlighting […]
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Am I paying taxes to get killed? 17.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Bengaluru is beset with rotting garbage, killer potholes and increasing dengue cases. Yet the BBMP is planning a steep hike in property taxes. So should we pay?
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Restore or repair Thong Nambonbi: Khwairamband women vendor Lup 17.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Restore or repair Thong Nambonbi: Khwairamband women vendor Lup
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Tamenglong DC's initiative to ban plastic hailed 17.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Tamenglong DC's initiative to ban plastic hailed
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Proposed waste management plants facing location hurdle 16.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Proposed waste management plants facing location hurdle
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"Kid At War": Lilly, Asia's Greta Thunberg, On Mission To Clean Thailand 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Skipping school to glide through a dirty Bangkok canal on a paddleboard, Lilly fishes out rubbish in her mission to clean up Thailand, where the average person uses eight plastic bags every single...
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Awareness drives on ahead of plastic ban from Oct 2 16.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Awareness drives on ahead of plastic ban from Oct 2
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‘Good waste’ project flagged off at Kendriya Vidyalaya 15.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Good waste’ project flagged off at Kendriya Vidyalaya
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Anti-plastic rally to be staged on Sep 21 14.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Anti-plastic rally to be staged on Sep 21
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MP Dr R K Ranjan stresses media's role in achieving government's developmental initiatives 14.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
MP Dr R K Ranjan stresses media's role in achieving government's developmental initiatives
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30 e-toilets to be installed in Imphal under Smart City Mission 13.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
30 e-toilets to be installed in Imphal under Smart City Mission
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Filipino villagers swap trash for rice in fight against plastics 12.9.2019 Reuters: World News
A village in the Philippines is trying to tackle the scourge of plastic waste by offering rice to residents in exchange for their trash.
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Concrete steps? For China cement giants, monster carbon footprint smothers climate goals 12.9.2019 Reuters: World News
At its massive Baimashan plant near the Yangtze river in eastern China, cement giant Anhui Conch has invested the best part of $10 million in new equipment to capture and store climate-warming greenhouse gas produced by its kilns.
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Adyar river restoration: More than Rs 2500 crore sanctioned, but dumping continues 12.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Even as the state has sanctioned thousands of crores for restoration of the Adyar river, and the nodal agency CRRT continues its efforts in the face of many challenges, rampant encroachment and illegal disposal of waste leaves the river in poor shape. Will it ever regain its lost glory?
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Campaign to transform Mangaldai into a plastic-free town 12.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Campaign to transform Mangaldai into a plastic-free town
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Confusion over report on dumping ground leads to protest 12.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Confusion over report on dumping ground leads to protest
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PM Picks Plastic From Waste Along With Garbage Workers In UP 11.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi sat with women who pick plastic from garbage and helped them out on Wednesday, in an event in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. Images of the PM sitting on the ground with the...
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Cleanliness drive conducted at Kakching 11.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Cleanliness drive conducted at Kakching
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