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Judicial panel finds acidic water, abandoned coal in EJH villages 13.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The NGT appointed judicial committee headed by Justice B.P Katoki, former judge of Gauhati High Court, visited coal mining villages in East Jaintia Hills and tested water samples from the rivers. The committee also visited some cement plants in the district and wanted to know from where they procure coal. The panel found coal […]
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JICA to spend Rs 315 cr on power project 11.11.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide Rs 315 crore for the project for renovation and modernisation of the Umiam-Umtru Stage III hydroelectric power station in Meghalaya. The objective of the project is to reduce power shortage in Meghalaya by renovating, modernising and upgrading the Umiam-Umtru Stage III Hydroelectric Power Station, situated by […]
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JICA to provide Rs 315 crore for Umiam-Umtru power station upgrade 10.11.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide Rs  315 crore for the project for renovation and modernisation of the Umiam-Umtru Stage III hydroelectric power station in Meghalaya.   The objective of the project is to reduce power shortage in Meghalaya by renovating, modernising, and upgrading the Umiam-Umtru Stage III Hydroelectric Power Station, situated by […]
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NGT slaps penalty of Rs 2 crore on TN govt over delay in removal of encroachments in Chennai 10.11.2018 PTI: All news
NGT slaps penalty of Rs 2 crore on TN govt over delay in removal of encroachments in Chennai
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Large hydropower dams have no future, finds study 8.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Large hydropower dams have no future, finds study
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‘Centre must closely interact with China on the Brahmaputra’ 7.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
‘Centre must closely interact with China on the Brahmaputra’
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Protecting the fish in our rivers 7.11.2018 The Shillong Times
Editor, The State Fisheries Department now plans to protect the Mahseer fish in the second phase of the Aquaculture Mission ( ST November 4, 2018). The plan is certainly appreciated though it could have come much earlier since the threat to this particular indigenous species of fish was looming large since long and as feared […]
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Throwing of garbage on pavements continues in Williamnagar 6.11.2018 The Shillong Times
TURA: Littering continues to plague the small town of Williamnagar in East Garo Hills even as instructions for keeping the town clean as per the provisions of the Municipal Rules 1973 was issued by the Williamnagar Municiapal Board (WMB) recently. According to an official notification issued in this regard, dumping and throwing of waste materials […]
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Williamnagar Municipal Board warns litterers 6.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Williamnagar Municipal Board warns litterers
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Festival euphoria hit as thousands of fish found dead in Yamuna 4.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Festival euphoria hit as thousands of fish found dead in Yamuna
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Govt may give ‘state fish’ tag to mahseer to protect species 4.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The Fisheries Department is planning to declare Mahseer as the state fish to prevent rampant killing of the local species whose population is on the wane. “The population of mahseer is declining and looks as if they could get extinct. We want to conserve it and from the Meghalaya State Aqua Culture Mission, there […]
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Japan nod to loans for 3 Northeast projects 29.10.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: India and Japan have agreed to deepen their engagement in the Northeast with envoys of the two nations on Monday exchanging notes concerning the provision of yen loan related to three projects in the region, including renovation of a hydel power station in Meghalaya. A press statement by the foreign affairs ministry on Monday […]
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‘Hydel projects should adopt modern tech’ 27.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
‘Hydel projects should adopt modern tech’
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Governor calls for eco-friendly mining 27.10.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Governor Tathagata Roy said on Friday coal mining in the state should not completely stop and measures should be taken to carry out mining without causing pollution. Roy was speaking at the valedictory function of the 3rd North East Green Summit 2018 at the State Convention Centre on Friday and organised by the Meghalaya […]
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New methods be used for coal mining sans pollution: Meghalaya Governor 26.10.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG:  Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy maintained that there should not be a full stop to coal mining but instead methods should be evolved to mine coal without causing pollution. He was speaking at the valedictory function of the 3rd North East Green Summit 2018 at the State Convention Center on Friday organised by Meghalaya Pollution […]
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TN CM writes to PM over Kerala proposal for new dam 25.10.2018 PTI: All news
TN CM writes to PM over Kerala proposal for new dam
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Indus Waters Treaty: Pakistan plans aggressive campaign against India 24.10.2018 Free Press Journal: World
Islamabad: Pakistan will launch an aggressive campaign against India to highlight its concerns over the
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Bid to provide more powers to Centre to form River Basin Authority 24.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Bid to provide more powers to Centre to form River Basin Authority
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Pakistan to launch aggressive campaign against India: Report 24.10.2018 The Shillong Times
Islamabad: Pakistan will launch an aggressive campaign against India to highlight its concerns over the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) after New Delhi failed to let Pakistani officials visit two hydropower projects in Jammu and Kashmir, a media report said Tuesday. Pakistan’s Commissioner on Permanent Indus Water Commission Syed Mehr Ali Shah said the Indian […]
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Pak to launch aggressive campaign against India over Indus Water Treaty: report 23.10.2018 The Asian Age | Home
Pak alleged that Indian side did not honour its revised schedule as well, saying Panchayat polls were being held in the state after 20 yrs.
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