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National Green Tribunal sets deadline for Musi river cleanup 9.12.2019 deccanchronicle.com
Green tribunal tells GHMC to clean river by March next year or pay hefty penalty.
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City’s pollution issue discussed in Assembly 5.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
City’s pollution issue discussed in Assembly
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Boat tragedy probe blames all and sundry 4.12.2019 Deccan Chronicle: Op Ed
The Sri Vasista Punnami Royal boat carrying 69 passengers and a crew of eight capsized on Sept-ember 15 near Katchaluru village.
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Anti-CAB, anti-LSHEP protests rock North Lakhimpur 3.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Anti-CAB, anti-LSHEP protests rock North Lakhimpur
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NGT asks authorities to ensure no illegal sand mining is carried out in UP's Shamli district 3.12.2019 PTI: All news
NGT asks authorities to ensure no illegal sand mining is carried out in UP's Shamli district
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Man dies while taking selfie 1.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Man dies while taking selfie
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MLA seeks Centre’s intervention in stinking dumping ground near Mawlai 28.11.2019 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Mawlai MLA, PT Sawkmie has sought the intervention of   Union Environment Minister, Prakash Javadekar and   Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan into the matter of toxic air emanating from the garbage dumping ground located at Mawlai near here. In a letter sent to both the Union Ministers, Sawkmie expressed concern over the fact the toxic air emanating from […]
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Computer Baba enrages MP minister 27.11.2019 The Asian Age | Home
State mining minister on Tuesday took strong exception to such actions by Computer Baba advising him not to interfere in affairs of his department.
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Pegasus spyware issue likely to be taken up in Rajya Sabha next week 23.11.2019 The Asian Age | Home
During the first week of the session, Rajya Sabha has reported productivity of 90.50 per cent.
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Pegasus spyware issue likely to be taken up in Rajya Sabha next week 23.11.2019 Deccan Chronicle: Op Ed
During the first week of the session, Rajya Sabha has reported productivity of 90.50 per cent.
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No proposal to make Right to Water fundamental right: Shekhawat 22.11.2019 PTI: All news
No proposal to make Right to Water fundamental right: Shekhawat
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Meghalaya eyes Korean tech for waste management 18.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya eyes Korean tech for waste management
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Honour Supreme Court directive on loan waivers: P Ayyakannu 15.11.2019
TIRUCHY: The "Desiya Then Indhiya Nathigal Inaippu Vivasayeegal Sangam" has appealed to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami to take steps to honor the Supreme Court"s direction to waive outstanding crop loans of medium and marginal farmers. In a statement here on Thursday, Sangam's state president P. Ayyakannu said they have decided to meet the Chief Minister to submit a memorandum to him in this regard on November 18. He warned that if the Tamil Nadu government did not consider the Supreme court's ruling it will reflect on the ruling party's performance in the ensuing local bodies elections. He also pointed out that they planned to hold a demonstration at Mullaiperiyar in Kerala demanding to merge Kerala's Idukki district with Tamil Nadu besides solving the Mullaiperiyar river water and 58th canal dispute permanently in order to prevent the suicidal incidents of the farmers of Theni, Madurai, Dindigul, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Tirunelveli and ...
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Sand mining mafia open fire at police 13.11.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The sand mafias, however, identified them when they zeroed in the area and opened indiscriminate fire on them.
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Cops attacked by sand mafia 13.11.2019

Bhopal: A group of sand mining mafia on Tuesday opened fire on a team of policemen and forest officers when the latter launched operation against them in river bank city of Morena in Madhya Pradesh.

According to Morena district additional superintendent of police Ashutosh Bogri, around 100 policemen and forest officers raided the bank of Chambal river in Morena following Intelligence inputs on illegal sand mining in the area by the sand mafias.

The policemen and forest officers chose to travel in dumpers to the spot to avoid attention of the sand mafias, thus denying them to escape.

The sand mafias, however, identified them when they zeroed in on the area and opened indiscriminate fire on them. The police also resorted to retaliatory fire leading to brief exchange of fire between them. No one was however injured in the incident.

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Complete Jal Jeevan Mission by 2024, Centre tells Southern states 12.11.2019
Hyderabad: Union water resources minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Monday asked southern states to complete the Centre"s Jal Jeevan Mission works by 2024. In reply, the states told him that the Centre has to provide funds. The mission aims to provide tap water to all households in the country. The minister said the Centre was consulting Nabard (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development) and other financial institutions to fund the scheme. The minister said the people"s participation was important. Mr Singh was speaking at a review meeting of officials of southern states on Monday in the city. Telangana state Chief Secretary S.K. Joshi told the minister that the Centre has to provide funds for Jal Jeevan Mission to the states on the basis of population. Mr Singh also met Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao at Pragathi Bhavan on Monday. A CMO press release of the meeting said that the Union minister said that the Centre was examining the the possibility of implementing a Mission ...
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BHEL Bhopal’s Hydro Division successfully tests valve for hydro project 9.11.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, BHEL Bhopal’s Hydro Division has successfully Hydro tested the first uniquely designed 170 tonne, 5.2 metre diameter Butterfly Valve for (4X111 Megawatt) Vishnugad Pipalkoti Hydroelectric project of THDC India Ltd., a joint venture of the Govt. of India & Govt. of UP. The test was carried out in presence of officials from THDC India […]
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SWGH DC bans dumping of waste in water bodies 7.11.2019 The Shillong Times
Order in line with NGT direction TURA: South West Garo Hills Deputy Commissioner Ramkumar S issued an order under section 144 CrPC prohibiting the dumping of waste materials into streams and rivers of the district with immediate effect. The order was issued in keeping with the direction of National Green Tribunal (NGT) for supervision of solid […]
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Dumping waste into rivers and streams in SWGH banned 6.11.2019 The Shillong Times
AMPATI: In order to prevent the public from dumping waste materials and polluting the rivers and streams in South West Garo Hills, the District Magistrate, Ramkumar S has  issued an order  recently under section 144 CrPC prohibiting the dumping of all waste materials into the streams and rivers of the district with immediate effect. The […]
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Bharalu sluice gate closed for Pushkar festival 6.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Bharalu sluice gate closed for Pushkar festival
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