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President of India addresses a foreign policy think tank in Athens 19.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, addressed a gathering of diplomats, policymakers and academics in Athens today (June 19, 2018) on the subject “India and Europe in a Changing World”. The event was organised by the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) – a leading foreign policy think tank in Greece and in Europe.
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Conrad for green business models 16.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Conrad for green business models
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Conrad moves for green business model in Meghalaya 15.6.2018 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, June 15: Batting for a green business model in Meghalaya, Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma has asked the Meghalaya State Council for Climate Change and Sustainable Development to adopt measures to mitigate climate change and focus on creating opportunities under this model.
Terming that the impact of climate change as serious, Conrad told the council to come up with strategies to sensitize the masses on lifestyle changes to save energy and involve all stakeholders in conservation of natural resources.

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Mandate of Animal Welfare Board is to prevent cruelty, suffering and pain to all creatures: Shri S.P Gupta, Chairman, Animal Welfare Board of India 14.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Animal Welfare Board (AWBI) was established in 1962 under Section 4 of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960. The Board ensures implementation of the animal welfare laws in the country in a very diligent manner and provides grants to Animal Welfare Organizations and advice the Centre, States and UTs on animal welfare issues.
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Mushrooms show early fruiting in Goa 13.6.2018 Hindu: News
Climate change may be changing the growth patterns of local wild edible mushrooms called ‘roen alami’, said researcher Nandkumar M. Kamat, assistant p
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'Attempt to include Sanghis in administration': Oppn slams govt move of offering joint secy level posts by lateral entry 11.6.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
 The government's move to open up senior-level bureaucratic posts in several departments to people, even from the private sector, kicked up a row with political parties alleging that the move is aimed at getting those associated with the BJP into administrative ranks. According to the advertisement published in leading newspapers, the government is looking for 10 "outstanding individuals", even from the private sector, with expertise in the areas of revenue, financial services, economic affairs, agriculture, cooperation and farmers' welfare, road transport and highway, shipping, environment, forests and climate change, new and renewable energy, civil aviation and commerce. Congress spokesperson P L Punia, who was himself a civil servant before joining politics, alleged that the government is trying to recruit people associated with the ruling party.  "This is totally wrong. They will try to recruit people people associated with the RSS, the BJP and their affiliate organisations besides the employees ...
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Not in national interest: Opposition takes on govt over opening up Joint Secretary-level posts 11.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The government advertised in newspapers and said it is looking for 10 "outstanding individuals", even from the private sector.
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Centre opens 10 joint secy level posts for 'outstanding individuals' 10.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The initiative is being called lateral recruitment to senior positions in the government.
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Government opens up 10 joint secretary-level posts to `talented, motivated` Indians 10.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The government is looking for 10 'outstanding individuals', even from the private sector, with expertise in the areas of revenue, financial services, economic affairs, agriculture, cooperation and farmers' welfare, road transport and highway, shipping, environment, forests and climate change, new and renewable energy, civil aviation and commerce.
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Never took UPSC test? You can still become IAS as Modi govt now offers... 10.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Never took UPSC test? You can still become IAS as Modi govt now offers...
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NE should work out collective plan: Expert 7.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
NE should work out collective plan: Expert
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LIVE! Ramdev's Patanjali to shift food park from UP, blames Yogi govt 6.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Fly less and eat healthy to cut warming 5.6.2018 Hindu: National
Global warming can be limited to 1.5 degrees Celsius by improving the energy efficiency of our everyday activities such as travel, indoor heating and
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Text of PM’s address on the occasion of World Environment Day 2018 at VigyanBhawan (5th June 2018) 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
My Ministerial Colleagues Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Shri Manoj Sinha Executive Director, United Nations Environment Program Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change Other Distinguished Dignitaries from India and Abroad Ladies and Gentlemen.
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Text of Union Environment Minister’s Speech at the World Environment Day 2018 Celebrations 5.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The following is the text of the speech of Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, at the World Environment Day 2018 celebrations: “Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi ji, My colleagues, Shri Manoj Sinha and Dr. Mahesh Sharma, My colleague Ministers from various States of India, Shri Erik Solheim, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme,   Shri C K Mishra Distinguished members of this esteemed audience present here today.
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There is a strong link between plastic and poverty: Heather Koldewey 5.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Environmentalist Heather Koldewey emphasises the need for finding a sustainable solution to protect marine life
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‘There is a strong link between plastic and poverty’ 5.6.2018 Hindu: Energy & Environment
Environmentalist Heather Koldewey emphasises the need for finding a sustainable solution to protect marine life
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Thematic Sessions on Natural Capital of India: Status and Policy Implications 4.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that for India, World Environment Day 2018 is “not a symbolic celebration, but a mission”. The Minister invited the people to take care of their Green Social Responsibility and urged them to take up Green Good Deeds in everyday life.
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Why Green Buildings are an Imperative and not a choice 4.6.2018 Sify Finance
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Breeder farm to ensure easy procurement of chicken 4.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The project planned at Murari to produce around 25,000 hatchlings a day
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