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The world’s strongest conservation law is under attack. It needs to be fixed instead. 17.11.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Today, you’re either for or against the Endangered Species Act. There’s a better way.
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Human-induced ecological crisis will turn fisherfolk into climate refugees: Ram Naik 16.11.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
Global fisherfolk’s meet begins in Delhi
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LG Air Conditioning Technologies Raises The Bar On Green Building Efficiency And Performance 16.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
LG Air Conditioning Technologies Raises The Bar On Green Building Efficiency And Performance
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How Delhi’s air pollution crisis may have origins in the Green Revolution 15.11.2017 Hindu: Home
Punjab's early groundwater tubewell revolution enabled (read, entrenched) double-cropping in a big way as it fought to grow rice amid a harsh paddy-wheat cycle. Here's how it all happened.
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Cory Booker’s New Bill Has a “Snowball’s Chance in Hell” of Passing 14.11.2017 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by CityLab and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  On October 23, Senator Cory Booker, one of the members of Congress most capable of harnessing bipartisan cooperation, introduced the Environmental Justice Act of 2017, which was devoid of one Republican sponsor. If passed, the bill would force the federal government to strengthen legal […]
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These people think Trump is too liberal on climate 13.11.2017 Washington Post
These people think Trump is too liberal on climate
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My Kingdom for a Renewable Energy Source 13.11.2017 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
What 19th-century British horses teach us about free markets.
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Compensate farmers, Amarinder tells Modi 10.11.2017 Hindu: Home
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking financial assistance to farmers for managing crop residue, which will help reverse the dangerous trend...
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NHRC slams Centre, state govts 9.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
 The government cannot leave its citizens to die inhaling toxic gas, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said on Thursday as it castigated authorities for not taking proper steps to tackle pollution in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR). In a strongly worded statement, the NHRC said there is an "immediate need" for effective action by the central and the state agencies for proper implementation of environmental laws. Seeking a detailed report within two weeks from three central ministries and state governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana, the NHRC said there is a need for an
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NHRC asks govt to tackle pollution in Delhi, NCR 9.11.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The government cannot just leave its citizens to die by inhaling toxic gas, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said on Thursday while castigating authorities for not taking proper steps to tackle pollution in Delhi and the National Capital Region(NCR). In a strongly worded statement, the NHRC said there is an "immediate need" for effective action by the central and the state agencies for proper implementation of environmental laws. Seeking a detailed report within two weeks from three central ministries and state governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana, it said there is a need for an
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Don't under-report pollution advisory, no time to play blame game: IMA chief to Arvind Kejriwal 8.11.2017 India Today| Must Read
The IMA chief lashed out at the AAP government for playing a political blame game at a time when the national capital is reeling under severe environmental crisis.
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US-Mexico border wall poses environmental risks: Official 7.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
US President Donald Trump's proposed border wall between the US and Mexico would be an environmental "disaster", a United Nations official said.
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BOOK BONFIRE 3.11.2017 NPR: Sunday
ENTER TEASER
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Daikin opens second factory at Neemrana, Rajasthan 3.11.2017 HBL: Home
To be India's biggest HVAC manufacturing facility
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Gubernatorial candidate John Cox calls for repeal of California's Environmental Quality Act 3.11.2017 LA Times: Commentary
GOP bill aims to speed logging to combat wildfires 2.11.2017 AP Business
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans are targeting environmental rules to allow faster approval for logging and other actions in national forests in response to deadly wildfires in the West....
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Combining effective learning strategies 1.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
At the turn of the last century, there were three remarkable developments that changed the concept of learning and education: the theory of multiple intelligence propagated by Howard Gardner, a book called Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman, and Life skills education for children and adolescents in schools, a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Taking off from these, organisations like the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL), National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), The Teacher Foundation and National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) have worked towards converting good teaching into effective learning. It is a fact that education has to necessarily transform from the earlier teacher-centric methods to being learner-centric. Sunanda Ali, who heads the Peepal Grove School in Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh, has rightly said, "Children do not need to be prepared for the future. They are the future." Teachers who do ...
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Exxon settles pollution case with U.S., will upgrade 8 plants 1.11.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
Exxon Mobil settled violations of the clean-air law with the Trump administration by agreeing to pay a $2.5 million civil penalty and spend $300 million on pollution-control technology at plants along the Gulf Coast.
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Exxon settles pollution case with US, will upgrade 8 plants 1.11.2017 AP Business
DALLAS (AP) -- Exxon Mobil settled violations of the clean-air law with the Trump administration by agreeing to pay a $2.5 million civil penalty and spend $300 million on pollution-control technology at plants along the Gulf Coast....
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Top-class infrastructure must to make cities smarter: Sikdar 30.10.2017 The Assam Tribune
Top-class infrastructure must to make cities smarter: Sikdar
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