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Why Experts At This Pune Lab Are Trying To Understand Clouds Better 15.7.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Clouds are omnipresent yet many experts agree the understanding of clouds is still in a very nascent stage. What are the distinguishing features of monsoon clouds, how do the clouds form and how does...
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Kerala's Munnar Get Ready For A Rare Flower That Blooms Once In 12 Years 13.7.2018 NDTV News - South
Kerala Tourism and the state's Munnar are all set for a rare spectacle - happening once every 12 years - when the hills at the hugely popular tourist resort will be carpeted with the blossoms of the...
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Shwet Ashwa Drass Expedition 13.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
1.     Shwet Ashwa, the elite motorcycle display team of the Corps of Military Police, commenced a motor cycle expedition from Bengaluru to Drass on 2nd July 2018 as a tribute to the soldiers who laid down their lives during the Kargil war. After a gruelling ride through the Western Ghats and encountering heavy rains at Mumbai and Jaipur, the expedition reached New Delhi on 13th Jul 2018 from where it will be flagged off for Drass on 16th July 2018 by the Adjutant General Lt Gen Ashwani Kumar, AVSM, VSM.   2.
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10 destinations in Asia for your 2018 bucket list 12.7.2018 Rediff: GetAhead
Lonely Planet unveiled its list of Asia's Top 10 destinations for 2018.
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'Water is not anybody's private property' 12.7.2018 Rediff: Interviews
'Water is not an economic resource, but we treat water as an economic resource meant for the benefit of human beings.'
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Many Dams Running Near Full After Heavy Rains In Karnataka 10.7.2018 NDTV News - South
Torrential rains in many parts of Karnataka have resulted in many dams, including those across the river Cauvery, receiving copious inflows and some reaching their full level, a top official of the...
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Shri Nitin Gadkari Urges Ministry of Urban Affairs to Expedite Solid Waste Management Projects in 97 Towns Along Ganga 9.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Shipping, Road Transport & Highways held a meeting with Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in New Delhi today,  to discuss the progress of   Solid Waste Management (SWM) projects in towns along the River Ganga.
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Betwa Contaminated 3.7.2018 Central Chronicle
The River Betwa near the City of Vidisha is so much contaminated that the fishes and other aqua life in it have died and accumulated at its ghats Charan Truth and others and emitting very foul smell there. One cannot stand there. The District Administration collected Sampals from three ghats in it found that the […]
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Sewage Treatment Projects in Varanasi on A Fast Track: Dinapur STP Nears Completion, Ramana Ham Project Progressing Well 29.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
 In a recent review of the ongoing sewage infrastructure projects under Namami Gange programme in Varanasi, Shri Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Director General of National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has sought fast tracking of the work.
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NMCG Committed to Ensuring Cleanliness During Kumbh Mela 2019 Approves Community Toilets Projects and Procurement of Dustbins 26.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
In the run-up to the upcoming Kumbh Mela 2019 in Allahabad, the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in its 13th Executive Committee meeting held today,  approved two projects for community toilets and procurement of dustbins at an estimated cost of Rs. 113 crore and Rs. 3.6 crore respectively . More than 12 crore people are expected to attend the Mela and NMCG is committed to ensuring that pollutants are not dumped into river Ganga . The first project includes setting up of 27,500 community FRP toilets (with septic tank) and pre-fabricated toilets (with septic tanks).
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3 field stations to come up to save king cobra 26.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Project report will be ready in 15 days, says Chief Conservator of Forests
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State’s report on ESA categorisation draws flak 24.6.2018 Hindu: News
Western Ghats People’s Protection Committee threatens to resume mass protests
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Disasters that we make 23.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
The devastating debris flow in Kattipara panchayat in Kozhikode district in the early hours of June 14 which snuffed out 14 lives and caused extensiv
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Disasters that we make (Sunday One) 23.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
(Blurb)With death toll in the Kattippara landslip inching its way up over a week, not many appear to have realised the magnitude of the problem that
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Hilton: 100 hotels in India very soon! 23.6.2018 Rediff: Business
The company is confident that more hotel owners will be keen to associate themselves with the Hilton brand, the second-biggest hotel chain globally after Marriott.
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Tourists to Sakleshpur increasing post rains 22.6.2018 Hindu: News
The number of people visiting tourist spots of Sakleshpur has been on the rise, following the rains this month. Manjrabad Fort on Bengaluru-Mangaluru
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Plastic in the ranges 20.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
In order to have a plastic-free world, we have to unlearn the habit of ‘use and throw’. I am working in a biodiversity hotspot situated in the Western
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‘Climate change increased rains’ 20.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Monsoon withdrawal delayed over Central India
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Rare spider resurfaces after 150 years 19.6.2018 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Scientists rediscover a spider that was considered to be extinct
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Lost and found after 150 years 19.6.2018 Hindu: News
Scientists rediscover a spider that was considered to be extinct
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