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Need to combat Delhi air pollution 15.10.2018 National News – The Navhind Times
New Delhi: An emergency action plan will be implemented from Monday to combat air pollution that has begun to show a trend towards poor category, the Central Pollution Control Board said. Under the emergency plan called Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP), stringent actions are implemented based on the air quality of the city. If the ...
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Rising heat affects all, world must act as one 15.10.2018 Opinion | The Asian Age
Global warming and climate change have become a part of our lexicon during the past couple of decades.
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At least 34 dead after Uganda landslide 13.10.2018 World News – The Navhind Times
AFP   Kampala At least 34 people have been killed after a river in eastern Uganda burst its banks, sending thick sludge and rocks barrelling into homes, disaster officials said Friday. Rescue teams were picking through the rubble, looking for survivors and victims of the disaster which took place on Thursday in the town of ...
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Fasting Ganga warrior GD Agrawal passes away 11.10.2018 Central Chronicle
Dehradun, Environmentalist Prof G D Agrawal, on hunger strike since the past 111 days for urgent steps to save the holy Ganga in Kankhal-Haridwar, died on Thursday. The IIT professor-turned-sanyaasi (known as Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand) was brought to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Rishikesh, by authorities yesterday from the venue of his fast […]
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Waste water treatment to be mandatory 10.10.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
Failure or delay in installing sewage treatment units will attract punitive action.
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Big-push for replacing old water pipelines 9.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PANAJI: Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar on Monday said the government has prepared plans for spending Rs 800 crore each in both the districts for replacing old water pipelines. Speaking to media persons at the secretariat, Dhavalikar said the PWD has worked out a plan to address the water woes of Porvorim and ...
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Fluorosis Mitigation Support Centre set up 8.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Fluorosis Mitigation Support Centre set up
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Entrepreneurship for empowerment 8.10.2018 The Navhind Times
Team B&C | NT The Banglanatak.com recently organised an international conference on entrepreneurship for environmental and cultural sustainability. The two-day conference at Goa University was supported by Essex Business School, Universty of Essex, UK and the Goa University. Speakers at the symposium included, Prof Jay Mitra, Essex Business School, UK, Su-Hyun Berg, senior advisor, Korea ...
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State asked to prepare ‘action plan’ for making polluted rivers ‘fit for bathing’ 7.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The principal bench of National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered all the states, including Goa, and Union territories (UTs) in the country to prepare an action plan for making all the polluted river stretches fit at least for bathing purpose, and asked them to submit reports for consideration on December 19. ...
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Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga 5.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga
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North-East Briefcase 5.10.2018 The Shillong Times
Gauhati High Court grants bail to nine in cash for job scam Guwahati: The Gauhati High Court ton Thursday granted bail to nine Assam Civil Service (ACS) and Assam Police Service (APS) officers arrested in connection with the cash for job scam. These officers were arrested on November 8, 2017 and have been languishing in […]
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Garbage piling up along roadsides in Bicholim 4.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
RAMESH SAWAIKAR | NT   BICHOLIM Roadsides in Bicholim taluka have turned into garbage dump yards with panchayats’ efforts in maintaining cleanliness found wanting despite the awareness about its importance under the ‘Swachhata Abhiyan.’ Only some panchayats are collecting garbage from its constituents and villagers are habituated to dump garbage on the roadsides particularly in ...
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'Action plan against river pollution in next 2 mths' 3.10.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The MPCB has entrusted NEERI with the task of preparation of the draft action plan for mitigating the river pollution.
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Blending technology with ecology 2.10.2018 Free Press Journal: Business
Since its inception in 1982, IndianOil’s Mathura Refinery has been a model for seamless synchronisation
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Most polluted river stretches in state: CPCB 2.10.2018 Metros | The Asian Age
The Mithi remains the most polluted river of Maharashtra.
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Central pollution board corrects state counterpart: Most polluted rivers in Maharashtra 30.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Mumbai
Mumbai: In August, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) had claimed the number of polluted
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Travel Tales! How I fell in love with Tokyo 30.9.2018 Free Press Journal: Travel
Dinesh Raheja chases the cherry blossom in Japan and happily loses his heart Day 1 Our ANA flight lands
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Goa, Portugal sign MoU on water management 30.9.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK PANAJI The state  government on Saturday signed a memorandum of understanding with Portugal for water supply and waste water management. The MoU, which was  signed by the state  with Portugal‘s  environment ministry, aims  at carrying  out an assessment for the removal of manganese from Selaulim water treatment plant with the help of advance ...
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Water project delay drains Rs 132 crore 28.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The CAG report 2017-18 has revealed that the delay in the completion of Phase III of the Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme has led to an unfruitful expenditure of Rs 131.84 crore. The report says failure to implement reforms as per the JNNURM timeline has also led to deduction of Rs 17.41 crore. The […]
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Goa to replicate Portugal water, sanitation model 26.9.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK   PANAJI The Public Works Department (PWD) will ink a MoU with the Portugal government to replicate in the state the service model for water and sanitation services, principal chief engineer of PWD Uttam Parsekar has said. He was speaking as guest of honour at the 50th annual foundation day of the Indian ...
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