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141 missing in China landslide 24.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
At least 141 people were reported missing on Saturday after a massive landslide hit China's Sichuan province, rescue officials said.
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Bulgaria's first communications satellite launched into orbit 24.6.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Bulgaria's first geostationary communications satellite has been launched into space, operator Bulsatcom said in a statement on Saturday.
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A twister turns sisters into disaster recovery experts 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Massachusetts tornado prompts them to create a best practice website on handling crises with a global reach
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Zero-power cooling, with plastic 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
An inventor uses physics and waste bottles to cut the temperature by 5° C inside houses
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Fresh encroachments along Adyar banks 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
A few makeshift structures have come up along the river bank near West Jaffarkhanpet
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Tourism in Kashmir collapses, as stone-pelting images dominate TV 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
At the Dal Lake in Srinagar, Rizwan Ahmad Bhat stands next to his traditional boat, the shikara named Do Badan Ek Jan (two bodies, one soul), waiting for tourists. Last year this time, the lake was packed with visitors exploring its waters and the views of the surrounding Zabarwan hills.
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Heavy rains expected in Sri Lanka 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Heavy rains are expected in the southern part of Sri Lanka, leading to concerns that the country might be hit again by floods and landslides, an official said on Friday.
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Delhi’s drainage master plan ready to take off 23.6.2017 Hindu: Delhi
Report highlights need for keeping storm-water drains free of sewage; 40-50 projects aimed at curbing waterlogging to be implemented in next three months
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Chennai Corporation to desilt Velachery lake, Okkiyam Maduvu | Chennai News - Times of India 23.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Chennai Corporation to desilt Velachery lake, Okkiyam Maduvu | Chennai News - Times of India
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NGT imposes ban on dumping of waste on Ravi flood plains in HP 23.6.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Help us remarry, say women in 'village of widows' 23.6.2017 TOI: Home
Rachna Shukla, 28, has reconciled herself to leading a solitary life, much like the 31 other widows of Deoli-Bhangiram, a village in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand, dubbed as the "village of widows" after the 2013 Kedarnath deluge took the lives of 54 men from this tiny hamlet alone
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Finance Ministry Rejects Rs 20,000-crore plan for local solar equipment firms 23.6.2017 ET: Power
The domestic industry is concerned about rising imports of solar equipment, which rose 38 per cent to Rs 21,400 crore in 2016-17.
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All-night cricket highpoint of Ramzan revelry 23.6.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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Corporation goof-ups add to woes 23.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Early fresh flood improves water level in some TS projects 22.6.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
The early onset of monsoon in the catchment areas of Godavari and Krishna rivers and their tributaries within the State and in the immediate upstream areas in the neighbouring States has helped some p...
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A house and top-tier security for Kovind 22.6.2017 Hindu: Home
His Delhi flat has little room for guests, hence party decides to move him to a Minister’s bungalow
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Tanks in Tiruthuraipoondi cry for maintenance 22.6.2017 Hindu: Tiruchirapalli
Many of the tanks remain polluted heavily
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Big demand for silt in Tiruthuraipoondi belt 22.6.2017 Hindu: Tiruchirapalli
Soil erosion had been a big problem in the past owing to floods, say farmers
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ROCKY wonder 22.6.2017 Hindu: Home
The Grand Canyon is a sight to behold. Do you know how it formed? This geographical wonder will leave you astounded by its sheer size and magnitude.
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One dead in Assam flash flood 22.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
One person died in Assam here as incessant rains caused havoc in the city on Thursday morning.
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