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Colorado drought report: Southwest faces long road back to normal; Front Range dry but better off 17.2.2019 Denver Post: Local
The drought that has gripped much of Colorado since late 2017 didn't abate in 2018, and despite recent snowfall — which added to the all-important snowpack in the high country — the prospect of relief is still well down the road.
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Prime Minister visits Hazaribagh in Jharkhand, unveils several Development Projects 17.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi visited Hazaribagh in Jharkhand. He unveiled several Development Projects for Jharkhand. Governor of Jharkhand Ms DraupadiMurmu, Union Minister Shri Jayant Sinha and CM of Jharkhand Shri Raghuvar Das was also present among other dignitaries.
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Rajinikanth not to contest Lok Sabha polls 17.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rajinikanth not to contest Lok Sabha polls
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Actor Rajinikanth says he will not contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections 17.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
He said his organisation, the Rajini Makkal Mandram, will not back or enter into an alliance with any political party.
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Superstar Rajinikanth Says He Will Not Contest In General Election 17.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Ending months of speculation, actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Sunday declared he would not contest the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
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College intern on first day among Illinois factory shooting victims 17.2.2019 Reuters: World News
Trevor Wehner was working his first day as a human resources intern at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois, when a worker who had just been fired killed him and four of his colleagues.
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PM visits Dhule in Maharashtra; unveils several development projects 16.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, visited Dhule in Maharashtra today. He unveiled multiple projects in the state. Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of Maharashtra, Union Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari, Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Union Minister of State for Defence and CM of Maharashtra Shri Devendra Fadnavis was also present on the occasion.
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Top Court To Give Verdict On Sterlite Plant's Reopening On Monday 16.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Supreme Court will deliver a verdict on Monday on the reopening of the Sterlite plant at Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu government had approached the top court against the National...
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You think the rats at L.A. City Hall are bad? Officials have a $1.9-million plan to rid state marshlands of giant rodents 16.2.2019 LA Times: Commentary

For more than a year, giant rodent invaders with orange-hued teeth have munched through California’s marshland, threatening significant damage to the state’s wetlands and water infrastructure.

Nutria — large, web-footed mammals native to South America that resemble beavers — showed up in Merced...

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City Buzz: Delhi blaze kills 17 | Hyderabad master plan deadline | Pune plans water supply revamp..and more! 16.2.2019 Citizen Matters
Yet another fire in the capital, what is behind it? What will be the focus areas in the new Hyderabad master plan? How is Pune planning to augment water supply in the face of rising population? Learn more about these and other urban developments this week.
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SC verdict on Vedanta plant likely on Monday 16.2.2019 Sify Finance
The Supreme Court is likely to give verdict on the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board's (TNPCB) plea against the December 15, 2018 National Green Tribunal's (NGT) order directing TNPCB to give its consent for restarting operations at Vedanta's copper smelting plant in Thoothukudi.
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This gorgeous new book is the gardening inspiration you need now 15.2.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Anyone can turn a yard or even a few pots into beautiful food, says Los Angeles gardening guru Lauri Kranz.

“We really want to empower people to grow their own food and not be overwhelmed about having to know everything before they even begin,” add the author of the new book “A Garden Can Be Anywhere.”

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Prime Minister to visit Maharashtra tomorrow 15.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will visit Yavatmal and Dhule, in Maharashtra, on 16 February 2019. He will unveil multiple projects in the state. At Yavatmal PM will inaugurate Eklavya Model Residential School, at Nanded through the press of button.
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Finance Commission to visit Telangana 15.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The 15th Finance Commission will be visiting the state of Telangana from 17th to 20th of February 2019. The Commission headed by the Chairman Shri N K Singh , will include Members Dr. Anoop Singh, Shri Ashok Lahiri and Dr. Ramesh Chand along with senior officers of the Commission.
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Training programme for small poultry farmers begins at KVK Chandel 15.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Training programme for small poultry farmers begins at KVK Chandel
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Pressured by Congress, EPA moves to limit highly toxic chemicals found in drinking water 15.2.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Under pressure from Congress, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday it would move toward setting safety limits for a class of highly toxic chemicals contaminating drinking water around the country. Environmentalists, congressional Democrats and state officials countered that the agency...

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EPA outlines plan for dealing with toxic chemicals in water 14.2.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Under strong pressure from Congress, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday that it will move ahead this year with a process that could lead to setting a safety threshold for a group of highly toxic chemicals in drinking water.
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You may be surprised to learn which two countries are making the globe a lot greener 14.2.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Satellite images show the amount of green vegetation on Earth increasing, despite deforestation. But some of the added greenery has a down side.
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'Forever' chemicals leave costly water problem in Bemidji, cities across the country 14.2.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The north-central Minnesota city is just one of many cities across the United States dealing with the expensive environmental fallout from PFAS, which are known for being some of the most resilient chemicals ever created.
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Adivasi, Dalit villagers in Jharkhand move court to get back land acquired for Adani power plant 14.2.2019 Scroll.in
The petition of the 16 villagers alleges that the land acquisition process is ‘marked by illegalities and irregularities’.
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