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50000 workers face serious health risks in illegal e-waste processing units in Delhi 11.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study identified 15 e-waste processing hotspots in Delhi, housing 5000 units that operate without any safeguards for its employees, who are exposed to chemical or metallic dusts, vapour and acidic effluents.
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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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Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP to take over nearly all city lakes | Doctors call off strike | BMTC to relaunch Bus Day 9.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
BBMP, which has rejuvenated many lakes over the years, will now take over all city lakes except three. Meanwhile BDA has started rejuvenating Varthur lake. Read more on what else happened in the city this week, in our roundup
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Babur in India: An emperor who loved the monsoon breeze but wasn’t impressed by the melons or grapes 9.11.2019 Scroll.in
It could be argued that India’s dislike of Babur is merely a reflection of Babur’s dislike of India.
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Green tribunal says advancing paddy transplantation in Punjab will improve air quality 8.11.2019 Scroll.in
Crop burning is considered one of the main reasons for the rising level of air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region and other northern states at this time of year.
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Stir hits water supply in Jorhat 8.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stir hits water supply in Jorhat
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Community fishing at Samoka River in Kokrajhar 7.11.2019 Assam Times
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What is making rainwater in Guwahati toxic? 6.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study suggests that a cocktail of natural and man-made pollutants wafting in the air is tinkering with the rainwater quality in Guwahati.
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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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The pollution question: What will it take for farmers in Punjab and Haryana to stop burning stubble? 6.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
In ‘Air: Why India Must Solve Pollution and Climate Change Together’, Dean Spears examines why crop-burning does not stop.
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Calicut University UG/PG results declared; check here for direct link 5.11.2019 Scroll.in
MSc Aquaculture and Fishery Microbiology, BTHM/BHA UG Supply, MA Music, BA/BSc, and MA Tamil results for a few semesters were declared.
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What you must do to register your borewells with Metro Water 5.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
The Metro Water department has called for all Chennai residents to register their open wells and borewells by November 10th. Here is what you must do and why it is necessary to register your borewells.
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How Ahmedabad is greening its concrete landscape 5.11.2019 Citizen Matters
From Miyawaki forests on the Sabarmati riverfront and various other spots, to floating gardens on the river itself, Ahmedabad is making serious attempts to build on its green cover while keeping pace with rapid urbanisation.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Restored lakes remain dry | Engineers warned to fill potholes by Nov 10 | Plea to redraft SWM bylaws..and more 4.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Many lakes restored by BBMP remain in poor condition, engineers and contractors warned of action if they don't fill potholes by November 10, volunteer group requests BBMP to redraft SWM bylaws - read more on what made headlines in Bengaluru over the past week, in our roundup
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Chennai Buzz: Clean Cooum Campaign | Perungalathur railway overbridge | Drowning risk for city? 4.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
How bad was Diwali pollution this week? Why should interiors of the city like Perambur and Purasawalkam be seriously concerned about climate change? Here's a round-up of important headlines from the city over the week that passed.
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Vice President bats for cost-effective desalination initiatives 3.11.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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Eat carrots, perform yagnas: What top ministers said on a day air pollution peaked in North India 3.11.2019 Scroll.in
Environment minister Prakash Javadekar tweeted a recording of a tune by veena player Emani Sankara Sastry to begin the day.
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In photos: Delhi struggles to breathe as air pollution hits year’s worst levels 3.11.2019 Scroll.in
Ten air monitoring stations in the NCR recorded air quality in the ‘severe plus emergency’ category on Sunday.
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What really is Indian Right-wing thinking? Jaithirth ‘Jerry’ Rao explains the ideas behind his book 2.11.2019 Scroll.in
‘Nineteenth and early twentieth century conservatism in India did not accept an automatic anti-British position.’
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Delhi govt declares Nov 2 as public holiday on Chhath Puja 1.11.2019 DNA
Chhath Puja is celebrated on the sixth day of the Kartik month of the Hindu calendar which also happens to be the fourth day after Diwali.
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