User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Endangered Species
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Watch: Locals Play Loud Music, Clang Utensils As Locusts Attack Prayagraj 12.6.2020 NDTV News - Cities
Swarms of locusts entered Prayagraj district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday and destroyed standing crops in the farms, prompting locals to burst firecrackers and play songs at high volume to drive them...
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CM urged to release interim aid to affected families at Baghjan 12.6.2020 The Assam Tribune
CM urged to release interim aid to affected families at Baghjan
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CRAM expresses serious concern over oil spill in Assam 12.6.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
CRAM expresses serious concern over oil spill in Assam
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There is no global treaty to govern the high seas. Here’s why we need one 11.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The UN’s attempt to frame such an agreement has been delayed due to Covid-19.
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Congress Writes To PM Modi, Seeks Probe Into Assam Gas Well Tragedy 11.6.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The opposition Congress urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday to initiate a high-level probe into the gas well tragedy of Oil India Limited (OIL) in Assam and said strict action should be...
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Controversial Power Project In Kerala Causes Rift Between Ruling Allies 11.6.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Kerala government's latest decision on the controversial Athirappilly hydroelectric power plant project has drawn sharp criticism from the ruling CPM's ally, CPI, opposition parties and the...
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Army Cordons Off Oil Well Fire Site In Assam, Firefighting Ops Continue 11.6.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The Army has cordoned off the site of a big oil well fire in Assam's Tinsukia district. The Oil India Ltd's site had been leaking gas for 14 days before it caught fire on Tuesday. Teams of the...
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World's largest green turtle colony nearly twice as big as thought 10.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The world's largest population of nesting green turtles is nearly twice as big as previously thought, scientists said on Wednesday, after drones enabled better surveys of the animals.
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India’s first rescued snow leopard cub was released into the wild near a Himachal Pradesh village 10.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The state wildlife department lay a trap in the area after complaints of attacks on livestock.
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With pristine reefs at stake, Cuba bets on coral nurseries 10.6.2020 Reuters: Entertainment News
Luminous yellow and blue fish dart through the fragments of coral hanging from rows of pipes anchored to the seabed in Guanahacabibes, in western Cuba, while scientists in diving gear annotate their observations on waterproof ...
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Massive fire at leaking OIL well in Assam 10.6.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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10 Days On, Assam Oil Well Still Leaking Gas; Biodiversity At Risk 6.6.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The natural-gas producing well of the Oil India Limited (OIL) in upper Assam's Tinsukia district continues to spew gas even 10 after the incident, causing grave damage to the region's wetlands and...
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Colombia arrests 50 for plant and animal trafficking 6.6.2020 Reuters: World News
Colombia has captured 50 people and charged them with illegally trafficking plants and animals as part of efforts by authorities to protect the environment, the government said in a statement on Friday.
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Coronavirus: With South Asia in lockdown, poachers are brazenly killing endangered animals and birds 5.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
India, Pakistan and Nepal reported a rise in reports of illegal wildlife trade.
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HC takes up suo motu case against coal mining in Dehing Patkai 5.6.2020 The Assam Tribune
HC takes up suo motu case against coal mining in Dehing Patkai
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Under cover of lockdown, pangolin hunting continues – increasing India’s risk of disease 5.6.2020 Scroll.in
The survival of the species will be threatened unless stronger measures are taken up to curb the illicit trade in their body parts.
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Expansion of Dehing Patkai sanctuary area still possible 4.6.2020 The Assam Tribune
Expansion of Dehing Patkai sanctuary area still possible
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Unable To Plug Assam Leak For 6 Days, Oil Major Turns To Foreign Experts 1.6.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Unable to plug a natural gas leak in one of its north Assam oil wells, the Oil India Limited has decided to bring in experts from abroad to help manage the crisis.
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Slow Loris, birds rescued; bird traps seized 1.6.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Slow Loris, birds rescued; bird traps seized
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Baghjan Oilfield blowout threatens park ecosystem 31.5.2020 The Assam Tribune
Baghjan Oilfield blowout threatens park ecosystem
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