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Trump orders environmental notice to San Francisco on homeless 19.9.2019 Reuters: World News
President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had given the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency less than a week to issue a notice to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution.
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‘In no country people are sent to gas chambers to die’: SC asks Centre about sewer workers’ deaths 18.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The top court asked the government why such workers were not provided protective gear such as masks and oxygen cylinders.
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Manipur CM launches infrastructure projects 18.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur CM launches infrastructure projects
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DDA Plans Changes In Delhi Master Plan 2021. What The New Norms Might Be 18.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The Delhi Development Authority or DDA on Tuesday proposed amendment in the Master Plan of Delhi 2021 under which bank lockers, if part of an existing bank, will be allowed in the basements of its...
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New York state ban on flavoured e-cigarettes given final approval 18.9.2019 Reuters: World News
New York became the second state to ban flavoured e-cigarettes on Tuesday after its Democratic governor called for emergency action in response to concerns about their rising use among teens and a nationwide spate of lung illnesses.
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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to hold dialogue aimed at easing tensions 17.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, said on Tuesday she and her team would begin dialogue sessions with the community next week, while reiterating that violence that has roiled the city over three months of protests must end.
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China's home price growth at weakest in nearly a year, developers seen cutting prices 17.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
China's new home prices grew at their weakest pace in nearly a year in August as a cooling economy and existing curbs on speculative buying put a dent on overall demand.
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Barcelona’s car-free superblocks are a lesson in urban planning for the rest of the world 16.9.2019 Scroll.in
According to researchers, the project could help prevent 667 premature deaths from air pollution, noise and heat each year.
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Petition In Green Court Challenging Delhi Governments Odd-Even Scheme 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the AAP government's decision to re-launch from November 4-15 the odd-even road rationing scheme, which has been implemented...
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Real investment will be encouraged 16.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Chief Minister Kamal Nath has said that there should be real industrial investment in Madhya Pradesh and the state government is working with the idea that the state will benefit from it.  He said that instead of entering into an agreement for the sake of it, industries should be set up on the land […]
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Indonesia shuts schools as smoke from forest fires takes health toll 16.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Indonesia closed more schools on Monday in parts of the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, as well as providing oxygen at health centres to help treat some of the thousands suffering respiratory infections due to choking smoke from forest fires.
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Arvind Kejriwal Urges Harsh Vardhan To Join Delhi's Anti-Dengue Campaign 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Days after he hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party government over regularisation of unauthorised colonies, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan was on Monday invited by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to...
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Advisory committee should be formed to prepare master plan 16.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Chief Minister Kamal Nath has said that an advisory committee should be formed to make a master plan for planned development of all cities of the state comprising representatives of all classes and a master plan should be prepared with their suggestions and advice. He said that the government is giving priority to sustainable, […]
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Flour mill rejects FCI findings 16.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Flour mill rejects FCI findings
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Proposed waste management plants facing location hurdle 16.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Proposed waste management plants facing location hurdle
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Manipur still backward because of failure to submit UC 16.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Manipur still backward because of failure to submit UC
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Awareness drives on ahead of plastic ban from Oct 2 16.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Awareness drives on ahead of plastic ban from Oct 2
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Gujarat pilots world’s first emissions trading project in Surat to tackle industrial air pollution 15.9.2019 Scroll.in
The scheme requires factories to stick to a government-set cap on emissions and buy and sell permits in order to stay below it.
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Fed trades 'remarkably positive' for 'no precedents' after volatile year 15.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
A year ago, U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell held a "remarkably positive outlook" for an economy enjoying a "historically rare" combination of good news including low unemployment, steady inflation and strong growth that were all expected to ...
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City entrepreneurs attend biz summit in Singapore 14.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
City entrepreneurs attend biz summit in Singapore
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