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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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Goa will be turned into a model state: Gadkari 18.4.2019 The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Mapusa Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari Wednesday said that Goa will be turned into a model state in the country free from water and air pollution, as it was the dream of former chief minister late Manohar Parrikar and former deputy chief minister late Francis D’Souza. Addressing a public meeting ...
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River nationalisation a lingering fear in Assolna 17.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Assolna: While the Lok Sabha elections are inching closer, traditional fishermen of Assolna are in fear of losing their livelihood if river nationalisation project becomes a reality. The village is situated on the banks of river Sal with hundreds of villagers directly connected with fishing or allied activities. However, the government’s move of signing an ...
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NGT asks state govt to evaluate damages caused by illegal mining 13.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji The principal bench of the National Green Tribunal has directed the state government to estimate the damages caused to the environment by illegal mining of iron ore and other minerals and recover compensation from the polluters for restoration/restitution. The NGT’s observation came while dealing with the status of compliance of orders of ...
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Central monitoring panel to enforce plan to clean polluted river stretches 12.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
NT NETWORK Panaji The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has formed a Central Monitoring Committee to prepare and enforce a national plan to make 350 polluted river stretches across the country including 11 river stretches in Goa pollution-free. Various state governments are allegedly lax and have submitted incomplete action plans. The River Rejuvenation Committee of Goa ...
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Clean Ganga scheme fantastic project: Hawaii SC judge 10.4.2019 National News – The Navhind Times
PTI New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a cultural faith-based perspective towards the Ganga and there will be an “Indian solution” to a clean river, says Justice Michael D Wilson of the Hawaii Supreme Court who has played a leading role in establishing a court that specialises in environmental laws in the US state. ...
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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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Carmona villagers say no to eco-tourism project 8.4.2019 The Navhind Times
Carmona: Saying  a ‘loud no’ to an agro-based eco-tourism project, villagers of Carmona on Sunday unanimously opposed the change in zone in their village from mangroves, water bodies and low-lying paddy fields to settlement fearing severe impact on the ecology of the area. At the gram sabha held on Sunday, a large number of villagers ...
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Girish kicks off campaign with blessings of Goddess Mandovi 3.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PANAJI: Congress candidate for the North Goa parliamentary seat Girish Chodankar, on Tuesday, officially kick-started his election campaign by performing religious rituals and seeking blessings of the river Mandovi. “We have started the campaign by performing religious rituals and seeking blessings of Goddess Mandovi.  This river is weeping under the BJP regime because it has ...
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Sardinha says thrust on mining, CRZ, river nationalisation issues 3.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
MARGAO: Congress’ Francisco Sardinha on Tuesday filed his nomination for the South Goa Lok Sabha seat. Sardinha, who was joined by the party’s North Goa candidate Girish Chodankar, said they want to be the voices of the people at the Centre. Speaking to media persons after filing his nomination, Sardinha listed out issues including mining, ...
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‘Was Sardar Sarovardam also an ATM?’ 3.4.2019 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
It seems Modi still hates A.P., says Uma
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Where finding water is a daily struggle 2.4.2019 Hindu: Health
With borewells running dry and tankers in short supply, the crisis is expected to have poll ramifications
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In Sharavati region, a 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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Benaulim villagers object to proposed budget 1.4.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
BENAULIM: The budget proposal for the year 2019-20 put up by the Benaulim village panchayat on Sunday which was objected by villagers who took exception to the method of collection of fees mainly house tax that they insisted should have increased every year. Other proposals including on the market auction fee were also discussed. According ...
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A 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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Candidates told to focus on eco-conservation 31.3.2019 Hindu: National
Save Pampa from pollution: PPS
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Mettur Dam surplus water scheme will be implemented: Anbumani 31.3.2019 Hindu: Coimbatore
Anbumani Ramadoss, who is seeking re-election from the Dharmapuri Lok Sabha constituency, promised that the Mettur Dam surplus water scheme will be i
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Connectivity, a bridge too far for water-locked Odisha villages 31.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
Residents say parties make promises but don’t implement them
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Linking Godavari-Cauvery to be prioritised: CM 31.3.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
State government plans to desilt lakes to tap rainwater, construct check dams to raise water table
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