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India aim to clean sweep the series 3.8.2031 CNN-IBN Top Stories
The series as well as the number two spot in ICC rankings in their grasp, India would aim for a rare clean sweep while South Africa have nothing but pride to play for in their third and final cricket one-dayer here on Saturday.
PM inaugurates Jharsuguda Airport and flags off UDAN flight between Jharsuguda-Raipur sector 23.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi yesterday inaugurated a new airport in Jharsuguda - also known as the powerhouse of Odisha. Governor of Odisha, Prof. Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister of the State, Shri Naveen Patnaik, Union Minister of Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation, Shri.
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Farmers in tribal areas of Goalpara dist must take up rabi cultivation: expert 19.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Farmers in tribal areas of Goalpara dist must take up rabi cultivation: expert
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Ministry of Water Resources invites entries for National Water Awards 2018 13.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
In view of the importance of water resources management in India, the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has instituted National Water Awards with the objective to encourage all stakeholders to manage their water resources efficiently and create a water consciousness in the country.
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Cabinet approves MoU between India and Egypt on cooperation in the field of Agriculture & allied sectors 12.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Egypt for cooperation in the field of agriculture & allied sectors.
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Chennai Buzz: Biometrics at registration, awareness campaign for RWH, longer wait for Metro trains, and more! 11.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Catch up on civic news for the week that went by, as the city makes plans to combat the coming monsoon!
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Experts call for cultivation of climate resilient crops in NE 10.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Experts call for cultivation of climate resilient crops in NE
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A simple diagram could help your city manage water better. Here’s how! 4.9.2018 Citizen Matters
Where does the water in your home come from? How much of it is accounted for? What percentage of waste water in your city is reused? Bengaluru think tank CSTEP creates a water flow diagram for the city and shows how it can be used to identify gaps in availability and reuse, and thus solve the water crisis in our cities.
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Rain water harvesting system provided by CPWD. 13.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
To address the problem of depleting ground water resources, CPWD had decided for storage of the rain water and artificial recharge of the ground water by providing rain water harvesting systems in its campuses and works to conserve and use the rain water and augment ground water resources to save it from further depletion.
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Enhancing digital transaction in Railways 3.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Indian Railways have made efforts to enhance digital transactions as per policy of the Government by enabling additional modes of payment for ticket booking on the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website as well as on the ticket booking counters and by giving incentives as detailed below:-  The payment for tickets booked through IRCTC website is made through various cashless modes such as net banking, through credit/debit cards, cash cards, e-wallets and Unified Payment Interface (UPI)/Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM).
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Bengaluru is treating groundwater like ‘overdrawn credit card’ 25.7.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Aquifers in Bengaluru are over-exploited. Experts feel it is just a matter of time for parts of Bengaluru to be forced into a Capetown-like situation. World Resource Institute calls for a paradigm shift, from linear, centralised model to circular decentralised model of water supply. »
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Ambuja Cement continues to lead in water stewardship 24.7.2018 Projects Monitor

As part of its commitment to sustainable development, Ambuja Cements Ltd. continues to scale up its efforts to build more robust and effective water resource management approaches in and around its operations to preserve and conserve this natural resource amidst growing water scarcity which is triggering ecological destabilisation. Aligned with its Group LafargeHolcim’s Sustainable Development […]

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Will MGNREGA end up subsidising private farm labour? 23.7.2018 Rediff: Business
In case MGNREGA is expanded, officials said the total expenditure on farming-related works could reach up to 80 per cent of MGNREGA budget, as against the current 67 per cent.
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CPWD Planting 50,000 Trees in Delhi- Installing Rain Water Harvesting System and Waste Water Recycling Plant in all its Major Projects as a Part of Water Conservation Measure 20.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
This is with reference to a news report published in a local daily dated 14.7.2018 based on a Press Conference addressed by DG, CPWD during the celebration of 164th day of the organisation.  The news report has attributed a statement to the DG as regards felling trees in Delhi.
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How best to tackle India's water crisis 13.7.2018 Rediff: Columns
The tragedy is not the inevitable drought or the inevitable flood. It is our inevitable lack of ability to push and get done what needs to be done, says Sunita Narain.
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PM to inaugurate new ASI Headquarters in New Delhi 11.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will inaugurate the new Headquarters building of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), at Tilak Marg in New Delhi on July 12, 2018. The new Headquarters building has been equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including energy efficient lighting and rainwater harvesting.
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Encourage people to voluntarily pledge eye donation: Vice President 7.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has appealed people to voluntarily pledge eye donation and Media and NGOs should work to motivate the people to do so. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the 32nd Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Convention 2018, in Chennai today.
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21 Indian cities will run out of groundwater by 2020 6.7.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
At the bottom of the water index for 2016-17 are Odisha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh (UP), and Haryana, which are major producers of paddy, wheat, along with a host of horticulture crops.
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Swachhata Awards 2018 of MSME Ministry 4.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Giriraj Singh, MoS (I/C) giving away the Swachhata Awards 2018 Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) celebrated Swachhata Pakhwada from 16th to 30th June, 2018. Union Minister of State (I/C),Giriraj Singh distributed the Awards at Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra in New Delhi today.
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IIT scientists use eggshell membrane to generate electricity: Here's how 27.6.2018 DNA: Popular News
Scientists from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur have used eggshell proteins to develop tiny devices that can harvest electricity from body movements, and could power wearable sensors and devices in future. Proteins found in eggshell membranes have piezoelectric properties, that is, under mechanical stress they produce electricity, researchers said. Bio-inspired piezoelectric materials are considered to be an excellent energy harvesting source, since they are non-toxic and bio-compatible. They also have the ability to generate significant power to the energy deficient world without contributing to environmental pollution. "However, bio-based green energy is still effectively not explored to fulfil the energy demand of contemporary human mankind," Bhanu Bhusan Khatua, a professor at IIT Kharagpur in West Bengal, told PTI over telephone. "Reported bio-piezoelectric have serious drawbacks, such as availability, toxicity, non-biodegradable, non-biocompatibility, industrially unfavorable as well ...
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