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Tamil Nadu’s palm trees withstood cyclones and climate change – but neglect threatens their survival 16.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The number of palmyrah trees has sharply declined owing to lack of awareness of their many uses. Conservation efforts are finally beginning.
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More snow in California than Boston? ‘Bonkers’ winter continues with approaching storm 16.2.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

California is known as a land of sunshine. But, for the extreme weather that has accompanied the West’s colder months, California might as well be called the snowy state.

A series of winter storms has brought record-breaking rainfall and dropped snow levels dramatically across the state, causing...

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Trust in tailings? Vale dam disaster spurs investors into action 15.2.2019 Reuters: Money News
Seeking assurances from Brazilian miner Vale by phone after a second deadly dam disaster in three years is not enough for Sasja Beslik. He plans to fly there himself to get answers.
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India signs Legal Agreements with the World Bank for First Programmatic Water Supply and Sewerage Service Delivery Reform Development Policy Loan for Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 15.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India, Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP) and the World Bank signed here today a $40 Million Loan Agreement to help bring clean and reliable drinking water to the citizens of the Greater Shimla area, who have been facing severe water shortages and water-borne epidemics over the last few years.
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India, China Leading Global Greening Effort, Says NASA Study 12.2.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
India and China are leading the global greening effort, which is quite contrary to the general perception worldwide, a latest NASA study said on Monday, observing that the world is a greener place...
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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Development must be people, nature-centric: Venkaiah Naidu 10.2.2019 Sify Finance
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said development and welfare must go hand-in-hand, adding that any development which takes place should be centered around people
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Development and welfare must go hand-in-hand: Vice President 9.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that development and welfare must go hand-in-hand and emphasized that environmental sustainability and development are not mutually exclusive.
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PM arrives in city for 2-day visit to NE 9.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
PM arrives in city for 2-day visit to NE
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We Need To Drastically Change Our Diets 8.2.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
I had the honor of serving in the White House as the chef for the Obama family and the head of the administration’s food policy work.
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WB watchdog flays failure to deliver on commitments to TE workers 8.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
WB watchdog flays failure to deliver on commitments to TE workers
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How Sanya Malhotra plans to save the planet 6.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The actor got real about fashion and sustainability.
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Pivot Energy developing community solar projects in Denver metro 6.2.2019 Denver Post: Business
Denver-based Pivot Energy, which says it wants to see Colorado become a national leader in community solar projects, is installing three new arrays in the Denver area.
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Amitabh Bachchan Stars in ‘Darwaza Band-Part Two’ to Sustain Sanitation Gains 6.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen today launched the 'Darwaza Band -Part 2' campaign which focuses on sustaining the open defecation free status of villages across the country. The campaign, produced by the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, was launched in Mumbai in the presence of iconic actor  Shri Amitabh Bachchan, Maharashtra’s Minister for Water Supply and Sanitation  Shri Babanrao Lonikar, Secretary, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation  Shri Parameswaran Iyer and other dignitaries and representatives of the Mission's development partners.
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The Green New Deal Is Already Happening in One Portland Neighborhood 4.2.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by High Country News. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. It’s a cloudy gray day in Cully, a neighborhood in northeastern Portland, and the air is thick with the smell of burnt tires. The culprit? An asphalt manufacturing plant, where black rubble is piled into one long heaping mound, waiting to […]
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RBI policy, quarterly results key drivers for market this week 4.2.2019 Financial Chronicle
New Delhi The RBI’s policy meet outcome, ongoing quarterly results season and global cues will set the tone for the stock market this week, analysts said. The market may also witness an overhang of the interim budget announcements. “For the week ahead, the key drivers would be the outcome of the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) monetary policy meeting, corporate results and the sustainability of FII flows,” said Viral Berawala, CIO, Essel Mutual Fund. “While the reflationary stance of the budget could provide a boost to corporate earnings, especially in consumption, agri-rural sector, retail lending and housing, there can be implications for inflation and interest rates as well,” said Dhananjay Sinha, head, institutional research, economist and strategist, Emkay Global Financial Services. Bekxy Kuriakose, head - fixed income, Principal Mutual Fund, said, “Focus will shift to the RBI monetary policy review on February 7th.” Services sector data to be announced early this week will also influence trading ...
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IIT Gandhinagar Launches Centre For Interdisciplinary Research 2.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
It was launched on January 31, 2019 and has been set up with an endowment from philanthropist Dr Kiran C Patel, a cardiologist based in Florida, USA.
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Sanya's BOLD look has a secret message! 2.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The actor walked for Narendra Kumar's show in favour of sustainability in fashion.
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High carbon monoxide levels at Gaylord Rockies Resort send at least 2 to hospital 1.2.2019 Denver Post: Local
Aurora firefighters responded twice to the Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center this week on reports of high levels of carbon monoxide.
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“Are You Colo-Ready?”: Singing elk helps tourism alliance promote sustainability 31.1.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A new alliance of Colorado tourism businesses and organizations is expanding efforts to minimize the environmental impacts of tourism, which generated nearly $21 billion in spending in 20717.
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