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Pardon me, turkey, is this stool taken? Scientists turn poultry poop into fuel 19.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
When heated under proper conditions, turkey droppings transform into a form of coal, and serve as a renewable resource. Just think: Someday you might roast your holiday turkey using its own excrement.
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President of India in Vietnam; addresses Vietnam-India business forum, reviews ASI-supported restoration project in ancient temple complex 19.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, reached Hanoi today (November 19, 2018) as part of his two-nation state visit to Vietnam and Australia. Later in the afternoon, the President addressed the Vietnam-India Business Forum in the Vietnamese capital.
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Address by the Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind at the Vietnam-India business forum 19.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
I am delighted to address the Vietnam-India Business Forum.   I am honoured to be paying a State Visit to Vietnam, a country with which we have historic and special ties. I thank the Government of Vietnam for their warmth and excellent hospitality.
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Lucknow Metro MD Kumar Keshav conferred with doctorate degree 19.11.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 19 (NewsVoir): Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation Limited (LMRCL) has been honored with one of the prestigious degree - Doctor of Letters (Honoris Causa)
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Five independent directors reappointed to CIL board 19.11.2018 Zee News : Business
Coal India accounts for over 80 per cent of the domestic coal output.
Humbled Noble Group seeks life as smaller, Asia-centric business 19.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Shares in Noble Group Ltd, once Asia's top commodity trader, were suspended from trading from Monday, as the company seeks to transform into an Asia-focused coal-trading business following a $3.5 billion debt restructuring deal.
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Rio Tinto, Nespresso join forces to make coffee pods greener 18.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Nespresso, part of food giant Nestle, aims to use sustainable aluminium in all of its coffee capsules by 2020 under a deal with mining major Rio Tinto announced on Monday.
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Turkey warns companies against energy exploration with Greek Cypriot govt 18.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Turkey warned energy companies on Sunday against working with the Greek Cypriot government in carrying out exploratory drilling in the eastern Mediterranean, saying such activities could damage regional stability.
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Sumanta Chaudhuri appointed Coal Secretary, Upma Chawdhry as Youth Affairs Secretary 18.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Sumanta Chaudhuri appointed Coal Secretary, Upma Chawdhry as Youth Affairs Secretary
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Ahead Of Polls, BJP, Congress Woo Chhattisgarh's Royal Scions 18.11.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Scions of erstwhile royal families are being wooed by political parties in tribal-dominated Surguja region in poll-bound Chhattisgarh, with both the ruling BJP and the opposition Congress fielding...
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Bureaucratic rejig: Appointments Committee approves appointments and transfers of 9 IAS officers 18.11.2018 Zee News : India National
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointments and transfers of nine IAS officers.
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Police arrest another suspect in Agnes assault case 17.11.2018 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, Nov 17: Police have arrested one more person in connection with the recent brutal attack on social activist Agnes Kharshiing and Amita Sangma in East Jaintia Hills District.
Confirming this here on Saturday, district police chief Silvester Nongtyngnger said one person identified as Hamlen Rymbai (39) of Wapungskur village was arrested by the police on Friday.

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World Nations should arrive at a consensus in refusing shelter to economic fugitives and create a framework for Extradition Treaties and exchange of information on black money: Vice President 17.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that world nations, led by the UN, should arrive at a consensus in refusing shelter to economic fugitives and create a framework for Extradition Treaties and exchange of information on black money.
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Minister’s PSO held for assault 17.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Minister’s PSO held for assault
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Analysis of Minnesota's 10 percent solar goal says it can be met economically five years early 16.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
The study was commissioned by Minnesota Solar Pathways, which is made up of utilities, nonprofit groups and government agencies working together to implement Minnesota's 2013 solar energy law.
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Uma Bharati calls upon villagers on Ganga bank to raise sanitation levels 16.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Uma Bharati  has said that people on the bank of Ganga ned to take proactive charge of maintaining and raising sanitation standards so that the cleaniness of the river can be ensured.
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Rotten fish to help power Hurtigruten cruise ships after refit 16.11.2018 Reuters: World News
The Nordic region's most high-profile cruise fleet operator is refitting its ships to make them less polluting, and plans to use a byproduct of rotten fish to help power their new, leaner engines.
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Dutch government appeals order to speed up climate change battle 16.11.2018 Reuters: World News
The Dutch government on Friday said it would ask the country's highest court to overturn a ruling ordering it to speed up reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
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HC directs Meghalaya Police to ensure security to injured women activists 16.11.2018 Meghalaya Times

Shillong, Nov 16 (IANS): The Meghalaya High Court on Thursday directed the Director General of Police R. Chandranathan to provide security to frontline women rights activist Agnes Kharshiing and her aide Amita Sangma who were brutally attacked recently.
On the other hand, the Meghalaya Assembly Committee on Women Empowerment will ask Deputy Commissioner and Superintendent of Police in-charge East Jaintia Hills to appear before it on November 26 in connection with the attack on the two activists.

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GAIL might buy some wind energy assets of IL&FS: sources 16.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd might be interested in buying some of the wind assets of debt-laden Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) but has yet to have any discussion on the matter, two sources from GAIL said on ...
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