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Fasting Ganga warrior GD Agrawal passes away 11.10.2018 Central Chronicle
Dehradun, Environmentalist Prof G D Agrawal, on hunger strike since the past 111 days for urgent steps to save the holy Ganga in Kankhal-Haridwar, died on Thursday. The IIT professor-turned-sanyaasi (known as Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand) was brought to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, by authorities yesterday from the venue of his fast […]
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Fluorosis Mitigation Support Centre set up 8.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Fluorosis Mitigation Support Centre set up
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Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga 5.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga
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North-East Briefcase 5.10.2018 The Shillong Times
Gauhati High Court grants bail to nine in cash for job scam Guwahati: The Gauhati High Court ton Thursday granted bail to nine Assam Civil Service (ACS) and Assam Police Service (APS) officers arrested in connection with the cash for job scam. These officers were arrested on November 8, 2017 and have been languishing in […]
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Garbage piling up along roadsides in Bicholim 4.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
RAMESH SAWAIKAR | NT   BICHOLIM Roadsides in Bicholim taluka have turned into garbage dump yards with panchayats’ efforts in maintaining cleanliness found wanting despite the awareness about its importance under the ‘Swachhata Abhiyan.’ Only some panchayats are collecting garbage from its constituents and villagers are habituated to dump garbage on the roadsides particularly in ...
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Blending technology with ecology 2.10.2018 Free Press Journal: Business
Since its inception in 1982, IndianOil’s Mathura Refinery has been a model for seamless synchronisation
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Central pollution board corrects state counterpart: Most polluted rivers in Maharashtra 30.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: In August, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) had claimed the number of polluted
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Travel Tales! How I fell in love with Tokyo 30.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Travel
Dinesh Raheja chases the cherry blossom in Japan and happily loses his heart Day 1 Our ANA flight lands
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Water project delay drains Rs 132 crore 28.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The CAG report 2017-18 has revealed that the delay in the completion of Phase III of the Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme has led to an unfruitful expenditure of Rs 131.84 crore. The report says failure to implement reforms as per the JNNURM timeline has also led to deduction of Rs 17.41 crore. The […]
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UNGA: Sushma Swaraj holds bilateral meetings with key foreign counterparts 25.9.2018 The Asian Age | Home
Swaraj held bilateral meetings on the sidelines of UN General Assembly and discussed issues such as trade, investment and capacity building.
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Digambar Jain community observes ‘Das Lakshan’ 25.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Digambar Jain community observes ‘Das Lakshan’
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Why Goa needs desalination plants 23.9.2018 Graciemag
Nandkumar M. Kamat An unprecedented water supply crisis is developing. The environment department needs to immediately begin work to identify 20 hectares plots one each in north and south Goa and call for global tenders to build two ultramodern mega desalination plants. A provision of `1000 crores need to be made in the budget estimates, ...
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Are omega 3 supplements really beneficial? 23.9.2018 Panorama – The Navhind Times
Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Every few years a company’s marketing strategy becomes a hit and a new “superfood” is born. Currently, it is Macha tea which solves all problems including weight, diabetes, rheumatism. It comes on the heels of quinoa, chia seeds, Leh berries, Brazil nuts, blueberries, turmeric, spirulina, goji berries, dark chocolate, red wine, coconut ...
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Smart bio-toilet, water ATM opened at GMCH 21.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Smart bio-toilet, water ATM opened at GMCH
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Mira Rajput flaunts her post-pregnancy look for Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ screening 20.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Glam
Second time parents Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput welcomed their son Zain, two years after having daughter
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US: Suspected shark attack kills swimmer 17.9.2018 Free Press Journal: World
Washington : A swimmer in the northeastern US died of an apparent shark bite on Saturday, a police report
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Goons contaminate water tank in Upper Shillong 11.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Goons threw mobil-like substance in the water reservoir of Nongkseh on Monday creating fear about potential health risk to its residents as the water was unknowingly released to the residents in the morning. The headman of Nongkseh, AS Thangkhiew, lodged an FIR at the Jhalupara police outpost stating that the plumber who went to […]
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Miscreants pour unidentified ‘oil’ in drinking water tank 10.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Unknown miscreants threw unidentified oil-like substance in the water reservoir of Nongkseh on Monday creating fear about potential health risk to its residents as the was unknowingly released to the residents in the morning for their use. The headman of Nongkseh, A.S. Thangkhiew lodged an FIR immediately at the Jhalupara Police Outpost stating that […]
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Plastic pile-up 9.9.2018 Panorama – The Navhind Times
What was life like before plastic was invented and how did it become so much a part of our lives? Little by little, ever since it was invented, this man-made ‘wonder’ has found its way into most of the things around us. We look back at the pre-plastic era and draws up a timeline of ...
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Do Not Buy Ganesh Idol Made Of Plaster Of Paris 8.9.2018 Editorial – The Navhind Times
THE Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) has found that some local artisans still use plaster of Paris (PoP) to make Ganesh idols despite the ban. Over past two years, the GSPCB collected 143 clay samples from artisans engaged in making Ganesh idols and found that there was higher concentration of calcium sulphate (which is ...
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