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Himachal forests affected by lantana shrub 3.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
More than 230,000 hectares of forests in Himachal Pradesh are under a canopy of exotic lantana weed, a flowering shrub, that is "seriously" threatening the natural regeneration of native plant species, Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri said on Friday.
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More than five crore saplings planted in Himachal 19.2.2017 All News-IANS Stories
More than five crore saplings were planted on 48,000 hectares in the four years in Himachal Pradesh, resulting in increase in forest cover, the government said on Sunday.
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The Budget 2017: Hard task 14.2.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Much has been written and said on this and the modal rating of the budget is a healthy 7 out of 10. This stems from the fact that the most refreshing feature of the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley statement is the recognition that the salaried class has been paying its taxes as a result of the tax deducted at source provision that enables the taxman to collect taxes most easily. In fact the FM went on to say that it is salaried tax payers who have been carrying the burden of paying taxes and having to make up for those who have not been paying these taxes. So the reduction of taxes in the tax brackets up to Rs 5 lakh is something to cheer about. Hard drive The auto sector has reason to be less than pleased as it was unfairly made the villain of the piece last year when two of its members found their state of the art vehicles banned by the Supreme Court in the NCR on the specious reasoning of vehicles above 2,000 cc being more polluting. Yet in the current budget there was no measure announced by the ...
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Developing countries need funds to green power sectors: UNFCCC 7.2.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Developing countries need finance to green their power sectors under the Paris Climate Change Agreement, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) said on Tuesday.
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Jaitley's 10% tax on income from carbon credits a mixed bag 3.2.2017 TOI: India Business
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Budget 2017: Tax cut on gains from carbon credit sales won’t benefit much 3.2.2017 ET: Policy
In the Budget, the government said carbon credits were an incentive for companies to cut of the emission of greenhouse gases.
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Finance Minister announces several anti graft and rationalisation measures in the field of Income tax 1.2.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley while presenting the General Budget 2017-18 in Parliament today said that the present burden of taxation is mainly on honest tax payers
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Economists and experts set the bar high with their expectations from PM Modi as Budget comes closer 27.1.2017 ET: Policy
Emphasis continues to be on promoting manufacturing in India eg: ‘Make in India’, ‘Start-up India’, ‘Skill India’ etc are the steps in that direction.
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India to ratify amended version of Kyoto Protocol 24.1.2017 Hindu: National
The 1997 protocol came into effect in 2005
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View: Manufacturing industry expecting proper infrastructure for the setor in Budget 19.1.2017 ET: Engineering
The expectations from investors in form of rebates, benefits and sops is very high.
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With Swan Energy, Tatas seek foothold in LNG infrastructure 19.1.2017 All Companies Stories
The unit's cost is Rs 5,600 crore and Swan Energy is open to diluting its 74% stake in the project
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Businesses can unlock $12 trillion via key development goals: Study 16.1.2017 All International Stories
Cost of achieving these goals by 2030 will likely require $ 2.4 tn of additional annual investment
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Using CNG for bikes may get students more marks 2.1.2017 TOI: Mumbai
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Trai to initiate consultation on green issues in telecom infra 1.1.2017 News
The contours of the discussion paper is expected to be firmed up over the next few weeks
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Indian biz stands to gain from Paris deal 23.11.2016 Deccan Herald - Opinion
The Paris Agreement to strengthen global climate effort will be implemented from 2020, where all parties developed and developing will have to undertake mitigation targets. More than 190 nations reached this landmark agreement to strengthen the global climate effort in Paris in December 2015. The Paris Agreement commits countries to undertake "intended nationally determined contributions" (INDCs) and establishes mechanisms to hold them accountable and strengthen ambition in the years ahead. However, there still remains a wide gap between what the science demands to keep the world on a 2 °C trajectory and the actions that nations have committed to undertake so far. It been has estimated that the total carbon dioxide emissions expected after the reduction from INDCs amounts to 750 billion tonnes until 2030 and developed countries have disproportionately contributed to this exhaustion in the past, which is over and above what they can rightfully claim. The principles of equity and common but ...
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NZ backs fast-tracking of Paris climate deal 21.11.2016 New Kerala: World News
NZ backs fast-tracking of Paris climate deal
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NZ backs fast-tracking of Paris climate deal 21.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
New Zealand has signalled its commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change by joining an international programme to fast-track the accord, Climate Change Minister Paula Bennett said on Monday.
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UN's Clean Development Mechanism 'crucial' for Paris goals 8.11.2016 All News-IANS Stories
The UN's Clean Development Mechanism has a key role in helping countries achieve the goals of the Paris Climate Change Agreement, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on Tuesday quoted government officials meeting here ...
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UN's Clean Development Mechanism 'crucial' for Paris goals 8.11.2016 New Kerala: World News
UN's Clean Development Mechanism 'crucial' for Paris goals
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Uttarakhand showed the way to the world on forest conservation: Governor 3.11.2016 Hindu: News
Uttarakhand has the distinction of being home to the unique ‘Chipko Movement’ that showed the world the way to protect forests, Governor K. K. Paul said on Wednesday.Speaking at a three-day sensitisat...
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