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Burial or dumping ground? 16.12.2017 Hindu: Chennai
All kinds of refuse are found here and there is no space to perform last rites
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Water aplenty this year, but taps still dry in Kolar 16.12.2017 Hindu: Bangalore
Town has inadequate pipeline network
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Bala Vikasa founders honoured 14.12.2017 Hindu: News
Bala Theresa Singareddy and her husband Andre Gingras were awarded the “Meritorious Service Decoration” award by Governor General of Canada.Ms. Bala Theresa Singareddy, a native of Reddypalem, in Wara...
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'Gala' woes of the holiday traveller 13.12.2017 Business Standard: News Now
This is that time of the year when travellers have no option but to buy into the 'festivities' planned by hotels
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Shrimp exports may double in 5 years: Crisil 13.12.2017 HBL: Agri-biz
India’s shrimp exports are likely to double and touch $7 billion by 2022 in the wake of strong demand, high quality, improved product mix and increase in aquaculture area in Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, O...
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Hotels can charge you more than MRP for bottled water: What you should know 13.12.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The court rejected the government's argument that overcharging for pre-packed or packaged products was an offence under the Legal Metrology Act
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Hydrogeologists’ warning on groundwater goes unheeded 13.12.2017 Hindu: News
‘Plea for banning sinking of new borewells fails to get government’s attention’
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Absence of Lord Ram, Hanuman statues in Katas Raj irks Pak SC 12.12.2017 DNA: Opinion
Pakistan's Supreme Court today expressed concern over the absence of statues of Lord Ram and Hanuman in the historic Katas Raj temple complex in Chakwal district of Punjab province. Hearing a suo motu case on the drying out of the sacred pond in the temple complex, Chief Justice Saqib Nisar asked, "Do the authorities even have the idols or have they been displaced?" The issue was taken up by Justice Nisar on the basis of media reports that the Katas Raj pond was drying up because cement factories nearby were drawing a large amount of water through a number of borewells, severely reducing the sub-soil water level. During today's hearing, three-member bench headed by Justice Nisar termed the cement factories in the area as "destructive", and demanded to know the names of the factories that are located near the temple, Dawn reported. Punjab government's counsel told the court that Best Way Cement Factory Chakwal, Ghareeb Wall Factory and DG Khan Cement were among the factories near the temple, the paper ...
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475 works using coir geotextile identified 12.12.2017 Hindu: National
64 panchayats have signed MoU for carrying out the works
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PaxVax's cholera vaccine can control outbreaks quickly 12.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A single-dose cholera vaccine marketed by PaxVax, a global biotechnology company based in California, can provide faster protection in epidemics, thereby helping control big outbreaks more quickly, suggest results of a trial.
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Long-term contract needed for RO plant: Bedi 11.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Lieutenant Governor says it will ensure uninterrupted treated water to residents of Thanampalayam
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Water vending machines near temple soon 11.12.2017 Hindu: Madurai
The Corporation is planning to install 15 coin-operated water vending machines around Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple on an outlay of ₹45 lakh.By inserting a ₹2-coin into the slot, devotees and visito...
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Mothe’s water woes to end soon? 11.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Officials say Godavari water will be diverted to CM’s adopted village in 15 days
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‘Only way forward for Karnataka is to move to climate-resilient farming’ 10.12.2017 Hindu: National
By doing so, it should be able to grow anything at any time of the year in any region, says Israeli expert
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Pelican deaths at Kokkarebellur: Report rules out avian influenza 9.12.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
It is when birds die from bleeding owing to overload of worms in their stomach
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I see myself as a chronicler of land, says photographer Arati Kumar-Rao 9.12.2017 Hindu: Crafts
She gave up a cushy corporate job to make a career of environmental writing
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Knowing our rivers better before changing them 9.12.2017 Hindu: S & T
Rivers flowing into the sea are no waste
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Sixteen villages in AP, TS to get water 8.12.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
To serve 32,000 people in water-scarce areas
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Developmental works reviewed 8.12.2017 Hindu: News
Compliments district officials over land records purification and ODF projects
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Navy continues search, relief operations after cyclone Ockhi 7.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Indian Navy's search-and-rescue operations and humanitarian assistance in the aftermath of cyclone Ockhi continued on Thursday, with nine naval ships and four types of aircraft participating.
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