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Unwanted Goldfish Can Find A New Home At Paris's Biggest Aquarium 19.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Paris's biggest aquarium has created a refuge for goldfish, providing a second life for any unwanted pets who might otherwise find themselves flushed down the toilet. ...
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The most delayed train in India 19.8.2018 Rediff: News
With a 20 hour average delay, the New Jalpaiguri Express is the queen among late-running trains.
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Women vendors take out rally against TMC 19.8.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Women vendors take out rally against TMC
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IIT Kharagpur To Set Up Re-Water Research Center 18.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The IIT Kharagpur will set up a Re-Water Research Center, seed-funded by two alumni members to replenish and rejuvenate water resources.
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CM to give Samman Nidhi of Rs 5 lakh each to rescuers of flood victims 18.8.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
CM Chouhan thanks people engaged in rescue work Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the rescuers of the 45 persons caught in floods in Shivpuri district will be felicitated. Rs 5 lakh each will be given as Samman Nidhi to the rescuers. Chouhan has appealed to the people that the rainwater […]
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Thoubal Keithel in a mess 18.8.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Thoubal Keithel in a mess
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Scotland's Ayrshire to give free tampons to tackle period poverty 17.8.2018 Reuters: World News
Scotland's North Ayrshire Council has become the first local authority in Britain to provide free sanitary provision in public buildings, hoping to tackle "period poverty".
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Modi govt's various policies and initiatives like Swachh Bharat helped... 17.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Modi govt's various policies and initiatives like Swachh Bharat helped...
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Can’t stop or get tired: In last I-day speech before polls, PM Modi reaches... 16.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Can’t stop or get tired: In last I-day speech before polls, PM Modi reaches...
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In Pics: Rain fury devastates Kerala, Cochin International Aiport completel... 16.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
In Pics: Rain fury devastates Kerala, Cochin International Aiport completel...
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Maharashtra government to take action against open slaughter of animals 16.8.2018 DNA: Money
Maharashtra government has decided to take strict action against open slaughtering of goats and sheep and has also issued guidelines to slaughterhouses on the same. It has made mandatory for the slaughterhouses to obtain permissions from the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB). The urban development department has also issued notifications in this regard. It says that the waste produces generated in slaughterhouses should be disposed off properly as per the MPCB guidelines. This will be applicable for those slaughterhouses who cutting more than ten animals per day. According to the state urban development department, illegal slaughtering activities has led to water and environmental pollution. "As per the MPCB Act 1981, it is mandatory for slaughterhouses to seek permissions from MPCB. Besides they also need to have the Effluent Treatment Plant (EPT) to treat the water generated in the slaughter process. However, in the recent audit conducted by the state government, it was revealed that most of ...
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Flood fury in 'God's Own Country': 47 dead in Kerala, P... 15.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Flood fury in 'God's Own Country': 47 dead in Kerala, P...
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Flood situation in Kerala worst in state’s history, be careful: CM Pinarayi Vijayan 15.8.2018 Zee News : States
Amid the worsening flood situation in Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the state is “witnessing something that has never happened before in the history” of the southern coastal state.
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"Impatient" To Move Ahead: PM Modi's Message From Red Fort Ahead of 2019 15.8.2018 NDTV News - India-news
From the ramparts of historic Red Fort on India's 72nd Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today portrayed himself as an "impatient" agent of change and underscored his goals for the New...
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Tripura CM Urges People To Shun Narcotics, Go back To Old Cultural Roots 15.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today urged the people of the state to shun narcotics. "Our slogan of nesha mukt (addiction free) Tripura can be realised if people dont use drugs and adopt...
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Congress dubs PM Modi's I-Day speech as 'shallow', says he didn't address corruption 15.8.2018 DNA: Top News
In his last Independence Day speech before Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today presented a picture of rising India under his government, contrasting it with what he termed as "policy paralysis" under the UPA, as he announced the launch date of his signature healthcare scheme covering 50 crore Indians.  Addressing the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day, his fifth speech after the NDA came to power in 2014, Modi also announced the permanent commissioning of women in the armed forces and a plan to send Indian astronauts into space by 2022. "When 125 crore people move towards achieving a goal, there is nothing that cannot happen. In 2014, the people of the country did not just stop at forming the government. They moved together towards nation-building a nd are continuing to do so," he said. However, the main opposition party Congress seemed unimpressed with PM Modi's speech. Congress national spokesperson Randeep Surjewala termed the speech shallow. He was ...
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Plastic Bottles, Banana Peels Leave Red Fort Trashed On Independence Day 15.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A number of plastic water bottles and banana peels lay scattered on the grounds of the Red Fort after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day address, despite the government's emphasis on the...
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Still not Swachh Bharat: Red Fort ground strewn with trash post Independence Day event 15.8.2018 DNA: Opinion
A number of plastic water bottles and banana peels lay scattered on the grounds of the Red Fort after Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's Independence Day address , despite the government's emphasis on the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. Minutes after the event ended, heaps of plastic water bottles could be seen in various enclosures where children and the public were seated, indicating a lack of arrangement for garbage disposal in the 17th century Mughal monument. A few cartons were used as makeshift dustbins which eventually overflowed, forcing school children to throw garbage on the grounds. "Surprisingly, there was no arrangement of dustbins for disposing off water bottles and other trash at such an important event even when the prime minister had been stressing on cleanliness and hygiene," said Namita Srivastava, a teacher who accompanied students for the event. "The entire area looked like a dump yard. I simply fail to understand why they did not make some arrangement for disposal of trash," said another ...
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Missed PM Narendra Modi`s Independence Day address to nation? Watch full speech here 15.8.2018 Zee News : India National
This was his fifth and last Independence Day speech ahead of the next Lok Sabha election to be held in 2019.
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From India's development to condemning rape, here are the top quotes from PM Modi's I-Day speech 15.8.2018 DNA: India
  In his last Independence Day address ahead of the next Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today spoke at length about the progress India has made under his government and asserted that its rise is being hailed by the world. Modi drew a comparison between the situation in 2013 and how things stand today and said if the pace of the UPA government's last year was maintained, it would have taken decades, centuries and generations to build as many toilets, distribute as many LPG connections among the poor and lay down as much optical fibre as his government has done. The country is brimming with self-confidence today and forging ahead with a new sense of commitment, he said. "India is moving forward at a new pace," he said. Modi also spoke about the recent Monsoon Session of Parliament and said it was dedicated to social justice, with measures being taken to protect the interests of Dalits, deprived people, tribals, women and the backwards. "We have to ensure social justice for all and create ...
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