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With love and some cardboard, villages in Assam are helping save the house sparrow 19.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
After a 2009 survey showed rapid decline of the sparrow population, a scientist came up with a low-cost solution.
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Padmabati Boro conferred 2nd Best Farmer Award 18.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Padmabati Boro conferred 2nd Best Farmer Award
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In St. Lucia, Britain's Prince Charles touts 'blue economy' 18.3.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
On the first leg of his Caribbean tour, Britain's Prince Charles touted a "vital blue economy," built on sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth, as part of the solution to climate change, noting that rising sea levels represent an especially severe threat to nearby island ...
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"People will depend heavily on other States if indigenous crops are not preserved" 15.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
"People will depend heavily on other States if indigenous crops are not preserved"
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Kent RO receives the Best Domestic Water Purifier Award 2019 14.3.2019 Sify Finance
One of the leading brands in the water purifier industry, Kent RO Systems Pvt. Ltd. has been bestowed with the Best Domestic Water Purifier Award 2018-19 for its RO+UV+UF
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Online Petition to Save Test Beagles Goes Viral 14.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The video shows some beagles bearing surgical scars locked in cages, while others are forced to guzzle an unknown chemical. 
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UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless 13.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The report concludes "unsustainable human activities globally have degraded the Earth's ecosystems, endangering the ecological foundations of society." But it also says changes in the way the world eats, buys things, gets its energy and handles its waste could help fix the problems.
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ICAR NET (II) Result Out 12.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The ICAR NET (II) result is available on the official website icar.org.in.
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In Morris and other cities, solving a salty problem in municipal water 12.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The latest culprit in Minnesota's battles against water pollution might be lurking in your basement.
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Vegetable farmers in Palasbari incurring heavy losses 12.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Vegetable farmers in Palasbari incurring heavy losses
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Watch: A duck was swallowed by a 200-feet deep ‘glory hole’ and reportedly survived 9.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
While some experts believe that the duck would could not have survived the fall, the person who recorded the incident claims he saw it fly away afterwards.
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A Gourmet Experience With Chef Manish Mehrotra That Was Nothing Short Of A Miracle 9.3.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
To provide farm to table experience, Celebrity Chef Manish Mehrotra played host at the Nature's Miracle Greenhouse on Friday evening and curated a 5-course gourmet meal that was nothing short of a...
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Nat’l Science Day observed at Dergaon, Doomdooma 9.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Nat’l Science Day observed at Dergaon, Doomdooma
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Drinking water shortage hits border villages along Lakhimpur, Dhemaji dists 9.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Drinking water shortage hits border villages along Lakhimpur, Dhemaji dists
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No fleas found amid L.A. City Hall rat infestation, inspection report says 8.3.2019 LA Times: Commentary

A firm hired to assess the presence of fleas at Los Angeles City Hall said it found no evidence of the disease-carrying pests inside the building or in other government structures nearby, according to a report issued to the City Council.

In the two-page report, North Hollywood-based CatsUSA Pest...

Amarinder revives dam project to curb water flow to Pakistan 8.3.2019 Sify Finance
, March 8 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday revived the vital Shahpur Kandi Dam project that has the potential to curb the water flow of rivers to Pakistan.
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"Shahpurkandi Dam Project Will Cut Water Flow To Pak": Amarinder Singh 8.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Shahpurkandi dam project will reduce the outflow of the Ravi river water to Pakistan once it is completed, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday said.
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Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated two multi purpose berthsat Deendayal Port in Kandla This will increase the port’s capacity, enable handling of larger cargo volumes 8.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated two multi purpose berths - No14 & No. 16 at Deendayal Port at Kandla through video conferencing today.
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MRP of 390 Anti-Cancer Non-Scheduled Medicines reduced up to 87% 8.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), under Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, today put out list of 390 anti-cancer non-scheduled medicines with MRP reduction up to 87%.  The revised prices would come into effect from 8th March, 2019.
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Lucknow Has Become "Luck-Now" For Entire Uttar Pradesh: Rajnath Singh 7.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari inaugurated and laid foundation stones of 80 road projects worth over Rs 1,10,154 crore in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday.
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