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Naturalist puts environment back on curriculum, grooms eco-warriors 17.7.2019 The Asian Age | Home
In the ICSE syllabus for Class 4 students on environment, there is a chapter on sparrows and saving them by creating nests based on Rakesh's work.
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Nature's delicate balance is upset and no one but us can restore it 17.7.2019 The Asian Age | Home
Delhi is facing a huge shortage of drinking water -- to the tune of 300 million gallons a day and the tanker water mafia is thriving.
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NGT says polluting industries not allowed in residential area 17.7.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
PTI New Delhi It noted that Girna river receives huge pollution from activities in Malegaon and use of plastic wastes by these industries is a contributor to the damage to the environment. Polluting industries cannot be allowed in a residential area and authorities have to enforce appropriate regulatory measures, NGT has said while constituting a …
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Ban on plastic bags goes nowhere 17.7.2019 The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji The local plastic manufacturing industry said the ban on plastic bags is not working in Goa, as plastic bags of below 50-micron is used widely in shops and markets.   The local industry, comprising 15-odd units manufacturing plastic bags, on Tuesday, said that tonnes of bags of below the permissible micron arrive illegally …
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 16.7.2019 Commentary – The Navhind Times
Involve Citizens In Water Conservation The recent news of Indian Railways ferrying 50,000 litres of water wagons to Chennai residents is overwhelming. The relief provided by Indian Railways ‘water train’ to ferry drinking water at the time of acute water crisis is commendable. The Ministry of Railways and Southern Railways should be lauded for such …
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Shillong finds disposal of waste a huge challenge 16.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Shillong finds disposal of waste a huge challenge
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Hek opens ICU and ETP at Civil Hospital 16.7.2019 The Shillong Times
By Our Reporter SHILLONG: Health and Family Welfare Minister A L Hek on Monday inaugurated the state of the art 12-bed Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Shillong Civil Hospital on Monday. The ICU, which is an upgradation of the existing 6-bed ICU, is well equipped with the latest technology for patients needing specialised care and ...
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Bowlers and heart-stopping finale salvage rain-hit World Cup 16.7.2019 DNA
Sunday's heart-stopping finale was the proverbial icing on the cake at this year's World Cup.
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Sawant allocates portfolios to four new ministers 16.7.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Kavlekar gets TCP, agriculture; Lobo bags waste management, port; revenue, IT  go to Jennifer; Neri gets WRD, fisheries Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday allocated portfolios to the newly-inducted ministers, besides effecting minor changes in the portfolios of three incumbent ministers. Newly-inducted Deputy Chief Minister Chandrakant ‘Babu’ Kavlekar has been allotted the portfolios of …
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Taleigao VP to clamp down on use of plastic bags below 50 microns 15.7.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Panaji: Taleigao panchayat on Sunday, during the village gram sabha, resolved to make the village plastic-free and impose Rs 5000 as fine in case of violation of norm over plastic bag, that is, a commercial establishment will have to pay fine of Rs 5000 for selling plastic bags and also the same amount by a …
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Irked Siolim-Marna locals seek relief from frequent outages 15.7.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Mapusa: Following a demand from villagers, Siolim-Marna panchayat on Sunday decided to convene a special joint meeting with electricity officials over issue of power supply in the village. Frequent power cuts have left the villagers agitated and they are demanding a relief from the problem. On Sunday, an ordinary gram sabha of the village panchayat …
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Several areas in city reeling under waterlogging 14.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Several areas in city reeling under waterlogging
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Faulty drainage, poor road construction cause flood in city 14.7.2019 The Shillong Times
United Nations report cites unplanned development for woes SHILLONG: Faulty drainage system has added to the problem of flooding of several areas of the city due to rain.Frequent rain has also caused landslides in parts of the city. A report of the USAID and UNDP released in Shillong and available with The Shillong Times , […]
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THE NEW VENICE 14.7.2019 The Shillong Times
Shillong’s monsoon face is changing & definitely not for good The clouds overcast the sky unapologetically last Sunday afternoon. They came not floating but in a rush as if to chase away the gleams of sunshine. They were late this time too but came with no remorse. It started with a lazy drizzle just soaking ...
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Alliance with GFP was a mistake: Lobo 14.7.2019 The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji The newly sworn-in minister Michael Lobo on Saturday said that forming the post-poll alliance with Goa Forward Party (GFP) in 2017 was a ‘mistake’ of the Bharatiya Janata Party. “I feel we did that mistake. At that time there were some Congress MLAs who wanted to resign and join along with Vishwajit …
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Air Marshal ASR Bhonsle visits IGRMS 13.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya is working for national integration, and promotes research and training for salvage and revitalization of vanishing but valuable cultural traditions. On today, Air Marshal, Ajit Shankar Rao Bhonsle, VSM, AVSM, Indian Air Force (Member of UPSC) visited Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya on the bank of 7 […]
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Summer tourists in Rome greeted by pungent garbage smell 13.7.2019 The Asian Age | Home
Eternally stinky city? Rome garbage crisis sparks health fears.
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Shifting city’s garbage disposal site poses problem 13.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Shifting city’s garbage disposal site poses problem
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Gold bug: Why duty hike on the precious metal is a bad idea 13.7.2019 DNA
There is a simple and predictable fallout of this: increase in smuggling
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SC expresses displeasure over obtaining order from vacation bench 13.7.2019 PTI: All news
SC expresses displeasure over obtaining order from vacation bench
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