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Thousands Of Birds Found Dead At Sambhar Saltwater Lake In Rajasthan 12.11.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Thousands of migratory birds of about ten species were found dead around Sambhar Lake, the country's largest inland saltwater lake near Jaipur.
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How Assam MLA Helped Capture "Laden", A Rogue Elephant That Killed 5 11.11.2019 NDTV News - India-news
This rogue tusker shared the same name as terror mastermind Osama bin Laden, and like him, unleashed a reign of terror in Assam's Goalpara district over a period of one month. It even killed five...
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Indigenous leader calls for EU action against firms over Brazil deforestation 11.11.2019 Reuters: World News
The European Union should consider sanctions for companies that source materials from protected Brazilian forest reservations and native lands, an indigenous community representative said.
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Rogue "Bin Laden" Elephant That Killed 5 Caught In Assam 11.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
An elephant, named after slain terrorist Osama bin Laden, that killed five villagers in Assam's Goalpara district has been caught after a massive operation to hunt down the creature, officials said...
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The chocolate you love may be killing endangered orangutans in Sumatra 11.11.2019 Scroll.in
Multi-national companies have been using palm oil sourced from illegal plantations in reserve forests.
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Thailand seeks arrest of ex-national park chief in activist's killing 11.11.2019 Reuters: World News
A Thai court on Monday approved warrants to arrest four suspects in the killing of a prominent ethnic minority rights activist, including the former head of a national park where he went missing in 2014, police said.
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UPPSC To Conclude Registration For PCS Exam 2019 Today 11.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
UPPSC will conclude the registration and fee payment process for state Civil Services exam otherwise referred to as the Provincial Civil Services (PCS) exam.
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50000 workers face serious health risks in illegal e-waste processing units in Delhi 11.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study identified 15 e-waste processing hotspots in Delhi, housing 5000 units that operate without any safeguards for its employees, who are exposed to chemical or metallic dusts, vapour and acidic effluents.
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Tiger to arrive at STR from Bandhavgarh by month-end 11.11.2019 Central Chronicle
Hoshangabad, There are plans to bring a tiger shortly from Bandhavgarh to STR (Satpura Tiger Reserve). A tiger is coming from Bandhavgarh. STR has started preparations to bring him here. Big cat will be kept in an enclosure initially: The big cat is likely to reach Satpura in the last week of November. He will […]
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Factbox: Key facts about Australia's bushfires 11.11.2019 Reuters: World News
Australia's east coast faces a "catastrophic" fire threat on Tuesday, authorities have warned.
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Camaraderie in the animal kingdom: Watch how an elephant helped a turtle get off the road 11.11.2019 Scroll.in
‘Animals have the first right (on the land),’ Indian Forest Services Officer Parveen Kaswan wrote on Twitter.
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Traditional healer felicitated in Meghalaya 11.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Traditional healer felicitated in Meghalaya
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Jumbos destroy standing paddy crop at Abhoijan 11.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Jumbos destroy standing paddy crop at Abhoijan
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Citizens’ body urges govt to save old trees at Bharalumukh 11.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Citizens’ body urges govt to save old trees at Bharalumukh
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Elephant ''Poisoned'' To Death Over Mahout Dispute In Bihar 11.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
An elephant was found dead in Bihar's Begusarai district on Sunday, with its mahout claiming that the pachyderm was poisoned, the police said.
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India has many ‘sacred’ forests. Here’s the goddess of one of them 11.11.2019 Scroll.in
An excerpt from ‘Temple Tales: Secrets and Stories from India’s Sacred Places’, Sudha G Tilak’s book for younger readers.
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Rampant mining is forcing Chhattisgarh’s elephants into human land. Can a new forest reserve help? 10.11.2019 Scroll.in
The new 1,995 sq km Lemru reserve may return space to the animals, but it will not solve the ecologically disruptive mining the region faces.
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10 Dead, Over 2 Lakh Affected By Cyclone Bulbul In Bengal 10.11.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Cyclone ''Bulbul'', which barrelled through the coastal districts of West Bengal before moving towards Bangladesh, claimed at least 10 lives and affected at least 2.73 lakh families in different parts...
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Murder of Indonesia palm oil activists shows growing threat, rights groups say 10.11.2019 Reuters: South Asia News
The murder of two Indonesian activists, which police say was ordered by a palm oil businessman, highlights the escalating violence and threats faced by environmentalists who challenge the industry, rights groups say.
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Shalom Academy celebrates its achievement on Wildlife Week 10.11.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Shalom Academy celebrates its achievement on Wildlife Week
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