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Last updated: May 22 2019 24:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Finance Commission meets with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology 21.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Fifteenth Finance Commission headed by Chairman, Shri N.K. Singh today held a meeting with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) on “Harnessing India’s Digital Opportunity”.
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‘Not all animals migrate by choice’ campaign launched to raise awareness on illegal wildlife trade 20.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Campaign launched by Wildlife Crime Control Bureau of India and UN Environment aimed at airports across India. Tiger, Pangolin, Star Tortoise and Tokay Gecko featured in the campaign. In India, illegal trade in wildlife has seen a sharp rise in recent years.
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Contrary to 2018, Shimla has enough water today, but will it last? 20.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In the summer of 2018, Shimla's peak tourist season, not a drop flowed in the taps of the town for over a week and thousands of visitors had to leave. May 2019 has seen a remarkable reversal in the water situation, but can the town afford to be complacent?
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Vice President calls for improving pulses productivity; 19.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for increasing the acreage and productivity of pulses for achieving self-sufficiency and urged agricultural universities to step up research on improving their yields.
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‘India is fighting for her soul’: Arundhati Roy on fascism, Modi and being a writer in today’s world 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘In this blitzkrieg of idiocy, fascist marches, fake-news coups, and what looks like a race toward extinction – what is the place of literature?’
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India sets the tone at COP meetings of Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions held in Geneva. 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The joint meetings of three conventions on chemicals and waste that is the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal  (COP 14) was held along with the ninth meeting of the COP to Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade and the ninth meeting of the COP to Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
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Nuclear power has potential to meet increasing energy demand in country : Venkaiah 16.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Hyderabad, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that Nuclear electricity would significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country. Addressing Scientists and the Staff at a meeting organized on the occasion of 70 years of exploration and research by the Atomic Minerals Directorate for […]
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Nuclear Electricity can reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Vice President 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that nuclear electricity could significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country.
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India to co-chair Consultative Group (CG) of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
India is unanimously chosen as co-chair of the Consultative Group (CG) of Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) for the fiscal year 2020. The decision was taken during the CG meeting of GFDRR held in Geneva, Switzerland today, on the margins of the 6th Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) 2019.
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Officer Trainees of the Indian Foreign Service Call on the President 14.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Officer trainees of the Indian Foreign Service (2018 batch), as well as two officer trainees from the Royal Bhutan Foreign Service, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, today (May 14, 2019) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
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H S Sohal joined BSNL as Chief Vigilance Officer 13.5.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, H S Sohal, an Indian Forest Service from AGMUT cadre of 1987 batch, has joined BSNL as its Chief Vigilance Officer from May 6, this year.He is MSc (Botony) gold medalist from Lucknow University, a statement from the telecom company said on Monday. Prior to this, he has been posted as Deputy Conservator […]
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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AR public school, Mantripukhri celebrates National Technology Day 13.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
AR public school, Mantripukhri celebrates National Technology Day
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Meet Chandni Chowk MP, one of the 100 influential people in climate policy 12.5.2019 Citizen Matters
Dr. Harsh Vardhan represents Chandni Chowk in Delhi as a Member of Parliament besides being the incumbent minister at the Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and the Ministry
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Assam Rifles Public School celebrates National Technology Day 12.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Assam Rifles Public School celebrates National Technology Day
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India CEO forum organized to share best practices and facilitate cross-learning on climate change issues. 8.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
India CEO Forum on Climate Change organized by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), as the pioneering initiative of the government, inviting industry representatives, exchanged views on climate change issues and discussed opportunities to collaborate in regard to fulfilling India’s national as well as international climate change commitments.
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The Daily Fix: Cyclone Fani reminds India that climate change should be on the political agenda too 8.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
It’s ruining millions of lives. It must be addressed head-on.
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MSF volunteers plant more than 1,000 saplings at Mt Koubru 7.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
MSF volunteers plant more than 1,000 saplings at Mt Koubru
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Despite more rain over the last decade, Rajasthan’s lakes are running dry. Here’s why 6.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Erratic rainfall patterns, a consequence of climate change, has hurt the state’s agrarian economy.
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The Readers’ Editor writes: India is in the midst of a water crisis. Why isn’t it an election issue? 6.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
No political party has articulated a clear vision of how to ensure India’s depleting water resources are conserved. Few journalists have covered the issue too.
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