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Agricultural info centre set up at Darrang village 13.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Agricultural info centre set up at Darrang village
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NGO’s bid to popularise rooftop gardening in city 11.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
NGO’s bid to popularise rooftop gardening in city
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Pix: Can you stretch like Shakti? 10.7.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Warning! Do not try this at home.
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What's a young actor's home like? 30.5.2018 Rediff: Movies
Shashank Arora's home is a neatly done bachelor pad...
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The challenge of space gardening: One giant 'leaf' for mankind 13.5.2018 DNA: Evolutions
The challenge of space gardening: One giant 'leaf' for mankind
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Go Green: Delhi government promotes vertical gardening to curb pollution in National Capital 25.4.2018 DNA: Top News
The Delhi government has requested the civic agencies to take up large-scale vertical gardening to reduce pollution in the national Capital.Vertical gardening involves growing plants on vertical surfaces of urban structures like flyover columns and buildings with an integrated water irrigation system. The environment and forest minister of the Delhi government, Imran Hussain has written letters to the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), Public Works Department (PWD) and to the three municipal corporations in the Capital pointing out its efforts to increase green cover in the city. "Green cover can also be enhanced by undertaking vertical gardening activities on buildings, flyovers, spaces and columns underneath the flyovers. This will help in neutralising air pollution due to dust and vehicular pollution," Hussain wrote in his letter. In his letters to DDA vice-chairperson, mayors of the three municipal corporations and the PWD minister, Hussain urged them to direct agencies and departments under their ...
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Shifting base? Here are 5 must apps to have on your smartphone! 9.2.2018 DNA: Popular News
While shifting to a new home, planning a housewarming party is something we all want to do right away as an empty house is nothing better than a blank canvas. There are endless chores to be done once you are done with going through the receipts and updating friends and family with your new contact information.  Issues like having noisy neighbors cannot be helped but one can surely get some help to reduce the drudgery. Here's a list of five apps that one must have on their phones to ensure a smooth transition of shifting to a new home. All Is Well App: This app offers digitized solutions while committing to ensure a secure and smart living for all residents. It provides peace of mind with digitized security solution for residential societies, offices, schools, colleges, and factories. It could undoubtedly help you bring dignity to your daily visitors, friends, maids, couriers etc. It eases the security check-ins at gates and reduces the signing-in time to only 30 seconds. Greenopia: A smart gardening app ...
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Shifting base? Here are 5 must apps to have on your smartphone 9.2.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Feb 9 (ANI): While shifting to a new home, planning a housewarming party is something we all want to do right away as an empty house is nothing better than a blank canvas. There are
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AMC's new tool to clean air: Vertical gardening 8.2.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
City administrators across the world are implementing different measures to curb air pollution. The garden department under the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has planned to build vertical gardens along the pillars of flyover. A sample of this garden has been displayed at the flyover near Helmet Circle in Gurukul. Interestingly, there is no additional cost for this on the AMC. The civic body has used material which was used in the flower show 2018. "There were many things which could be reused after the grand flower show ended. We had sent some of the plants to Rajkot for another flower show. There were many things which we could give better display. Some of the plants we have put on display at the office building of AMC," said senior official of the garden department. "Now, we have used the material of vertical garden at the flyover pillars. First, we started this at a flyover near Helmet Circle. This will add beauty to the place and also help to curb pollution, especially reduce the dust ...
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10,000 Tulips, 135 types of roses... Welcome to the Mughal Gardens 6.2.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The iconic Mughal Gardens of the Rashtrapati Bhavan will open for the public from Tuesday after President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates it.The gardens will remain open to public from February 6 to March 9 between 9:30 am and 4.00 pm. However, it will be closed on Mondays for maintenance and on March 2, on account of Holi, said Press Secretary to the President Ashok Malik.President Kovind will inaugurate the annual gardening festival 'Udyanotsav' of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday.
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Colonel Purohit's wife: 'We have a long, long battle ahead' 29.12.2017 Rediff: Interviews
'He has terror charges against him. And for an army officer, it's just terrible.'
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Solar power must for big buildings 22.10.2017 DNA: Top News
The sunny state of Rajasthan tends to tilt the clear skies in its favour, charging urban development with solar power.The unified building bylaws implemented in the state make harnessing solar power an essential component for large mansions and public spaces.The bylaws have also attempted to address the issue of water scarcity by making water recycling mandatory at all development projects.The bylaws applicable across the state also grant five per cent additional construction area for ‘green buildings.’ Now, hospitals, hotels, hostels, lodges, community centres and even residential buildings proposed on plots of more than 500 square metres will be required to make provision for solar infrastructure to light up public spaces and corridors. “Such measures have been adopted in several countries, we too need to move in the direction. It might come as an additional expense but is much needed,” says Divya Pandya, promoter of a private architect firm. The developer’s too have welcomed the decision as necessary ...
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Floating cultivation being promoted in Bangladesh 21.10.2017 The Assam Tribune
Floating cultivation being promoted in Bangladesh
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Pupils vow to use LED bulbs 18.5.2017 TOI: Patna
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Terrace garden: The in-thing among Patnaites 8.5.2017 TOI: Patna
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New Delhi Municipal Council to launch large scale skill development drive 6.3.2017 Govt of india: PIB
New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), currently engaged in transforming NDMC area into a smart city with global benchmarks, has embarked on a large scale skill development drive for enhancing employment opportunities and increasing productivity as mandated under Smart City Mission Guidelines.
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US First Lady Melania Trump tours Japanese garden with Akie Abe 12.2.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
Marking her first solo public appearance as US First Lady, Melania Trump visited the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens in Palm Beach, Florida, with the wife of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Akie Abe. While Donald Trump and Shinzo enjoyed a game of golf at the Trump National Golf Club in Jupiter, the two first ladies toured the museum in Delray Beach which has six Japanese inspired gardens. In a statement to CNN, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, senior adviser to Melania said: "The First Lady has a deep personal commitment to her role as caretaker and nurturer, beginning with her family. She believes there is a connection between a child's mind and places of calm and beauty to be used as a tool for us all." Melania shared a picture of them on Twitter: Thank you @morikamimuseum for the inspirational presentation of your sacred gardens & life & culture in Japan. pic.twitter.com/JxfwaPjX06 — Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) February 11, 2017 "Both our countries histories and cultures are steeped in the nurture and ...
EY, PwC, Deloitte and KPMG lose big as 800 mid and senior executives bid adieu in 2016 24.12.2016 ET: Consultancy / Audit
Joining competition and poaching is common among the Big Four where sometimes the entire team has moved from one firm to another.
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Intl. Bonsai Convention & Expo at Nadamantapa from Dec.19 to Dec. 22 18.12.2016 Star of Mysore
Intl. Bonsai Convention & Expo at Nadamantapa from Dec.19 to Dec. 22
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Kids get green tips atTarumitra workshop 18.12.2016 TOI: Patna
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