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Dorbar, KSU organise cleaning drive to save Wah Umiew 23.4.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: As part of Earth Day Celebrations, the KSU Smit Circle in collaboration with the Dorbar Shnong Smit organised a cleaning drive of Wah Umiew. The Wah Umiew is the lifeline of Smit and the adjoining villages and the move has been appreciated since the river flows into Mawphlang dam and in turn the dam […]
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Clean Wah Umiew drive launched on Earth Day 22.4.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: As part of Earth Day celebrations, the KSU Smit Circle in collaboration with the Dorbar Shnong Smit organised a cleaning drive of Wah Umiew. The Wah Umiew is the lifeline of Smit and the adjoining villages and the move has been appreciated since the river flows into Mawphlang dam that supplies water to the […]
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Pollution, water scarcity plague Byrnihat hamlets 9.4.2019 The Shillong Times
From Saurav Borah UPPER BAGAN: For several years now, residents of this Garo-inhabited village under Shillong parliamentary constituency have been breathing unhealthy air heavily polluted from industrial units on the other side of the Umtru river. This correspondent could gauge the deteriorating quality of air while approaching this hamlet from another Garo-inhabited village, Dehal Bagan, […]
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Assam's groundwater contamination will worsen, experts warn 29.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Assam's groundwater contamination will worsen, experts warn
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Assam’s groundwater contamination will worsen, experts warn 29.3.2019 The Shillong Times
By Azera Parveen Rahman   GUWAHATI: Its the peak election season. But, even as political parties go all out to appease voters, the worsening quality of groundwater hardly finds any mention. In northeast India, Assam is in the middle of a grave groundwater contamination crisis. According to government estimates, fluoride contamination affects 23 districts and arsenic contamination […]
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BJP vows High Court in Rayalaseema, probe on Telugu Desam 27.3.2019
Vijayawada: The BJP, if voted to power, has promised to constitute a SIT to investigate the alleged corruption by the TD government in the last five years. The BJP has promised this in its election manifesto for Andhra Pradesh released by railway minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday. The BJP has also promised to establish a permanent High Court in Rayalaseema. The manifesto also promises to create 25 districts from the present 13, for administrative convenience and decentralisation of power. Speedy completion of Polavaram project and other irrigation projects, and a clean-up of the Godavari and Krishna rivers are other items in the manifesto. The BJP"s state manifesto is also loaded with freebies such as free laptops to degree and PG students, and a 90 per cent subsidy for two-wheelers for girl students studying in degree classes. The new capital city Amaravati will be developed with all facilities and other important principal cities in the state will also be facilitated, the BJP manifesto ...
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Golaghat residents hit hard by water-borne diseases 23.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Golaghat residents hit hard by water-borne diseases
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Lack of waste management in Bihar can lead to emergency-like situation: NGT 23.3.2019 PTI: All news
Lack of waste management in Bihar can lead to emergency-like situation: NGT
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OIL’s solar solution programme concludes 19.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
OIL’s solar solution programme concludes
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Manipur launches project to check Nambul river pollution 10.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur launches project to check Nambul river pollution
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Rahul Gandhi meets mining dependents, fishing community leaders in Goa 9.3.2019 Central Chronicle
Panaji, Congress President Rahul Gandhi met leaders of mining dependents, fishing community and activists fighting against coal pollution, among others, in the city on Saturday. Speaking to reporters after meeting the Congress President, Goa Mining People’s Front (GMPF) President Puti Goankar said, “He (Rahul Gandhi) has assured us that sustainable mining will restart in Goa once […]
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Commercial needs of traders behind demands for dredging riverbeds: experts 9.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Commercial needs of traders behind demands for dredging riverbeds: experts
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Cabinet approves several major projects before 2019 Lok Sabha election 7.3.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The initiave taken by the Modi govt can also be seen as an initiative, which terms India as 'Naya Bharat' (New India).
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Mauritius PM 'couldn't stop' from taking dip in Ganga at Kumbh: UP CM Yogi Adityanath 6.3.2019 The Asian Age | Home
He said that more than 3,200 NRIs witnessed the Kumbh Mela and for first time Ambassadors from 70 countries came for Kumbh.
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CM’s chopper fails to land at Lakroh 6.3.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Chief Minister Conrad Sangma along with Home Minister James Sangma could not land at Lakroh in West Jaintia Hills on Tuesday morning where the former was scheduled to inaugurate the Lakroh Mini Hydel Project. The chief minister took off in the chopper from Tura. However, due to bad weather the chopper could not land […]
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L&T Varanasi treatment plant to treat, recycle 4,380 cr litres sewage water 5.3.2019 PTI: All news
L&T Varanasi treatment plant to treat, recycle 4,380 cr litres sewage water
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Flood check plan for city in cold storage 4.3.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The flood management programme that was planned six years ago to protect the Wahumkhrah and the Umshyrpi rivers in the city remains a no-starter even as rampant pollution of the water bodies continues thanks to government apathy. The Water Resources Department had prepared a Rs 50-crore detailed project report (DPR) for flood management programme. […]
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Guwahati-Shillong seaplane service gets Centre’s nod 4.3.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The Civil Aviation Ministry has agreed to start seaplane service between the Brahmaputra river in Guwahati and Umiam river in the state in an effort to promote tourism. Shillong MP Vincent Pala informed that he had discussed the matter with the Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, who has approved the idea. Generally, seaplanes are […]
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Meet discusses crucial link of rivers, common people and cultures 3.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meet discusses crucial link of rivers, common people and cultures
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Punjab govt seeks Rs 412cr for dam to stop water to Pakistan 28.2.2019 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
Gadkari asked the state government to submit a detailed project report so that all the technicalities must be examined before construction.
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