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Adivasi, Dalit villagers in Jharkhand move court to get back land acquired for Adani power plant 14.2.2019 Scroll.in
The petition of the 16 villagers alleges that the land acquisition process is ‘marked by illegalities and irregularities’.
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Third Indo-German Environment Forum held in New Delhi 13.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Press Information Bureau Government of India ***** Third Indo-German Environment Forum with the theme "Cleaner Air, Greener Economy:" is being held in New Delhi. The one-day event through panel discussions and parallel sessions focuses on challenges, solutions and necessary framework conditions of air pollution control, waste management and circular economy as well as implementation of NDCs and SDGs based on Paris Agreement and Agenda 2030 of UN respectively.
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Government releases comprehensive publication on various initiatives taken towards combating and adapting to climate change 12.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change released a publication today in New Delhi on climate actions in India titled “India – Spearheading Climate Solutions”. This publication “India – Spearheading Climate Solutions” mentions the key actions India has taken under various sectors towards combating and adapting to climate change.
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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Journey of Sustainable Growth and Change: Workshop on Global Environment Facility, UNDP Small Grants Programme(SGP) inaugurated 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
A Workshop on MoEFCC-Global Environment Facility, UNDP Small Grants Programme(SGP) was inaugurated today in New Delhi by Shri C.K. Mishra,  Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change(MoEFCC).
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Water Conservation Fee 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) under Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation had notified revised guidelines vide Gazette notification S.O. 6140(E) dated 12.12.2018 to regulate and control ground water extraction in India, which was proposed to be effective from 01.06.
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Safe drinking water to all by 2030 in State: PHE minister 6.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Safe drinking water to all by 2030 in State: PHE minister
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Sentinelese Tribe 5.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government  has promulgated various laws/regulations from time to time to ensure that the rights and well being of the Sentinelese are safeguarded. These are being strictly implemented and enforced by the UT Administration.
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World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra 3.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Wetlands Day observed at Sendra
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This dry lake in North Bengaluru to get new life soon 29.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The rejuvenation of Yelahanka Puttenahalli lake is expected to be completed by mid-February. The Forest Department is leading the efforts, but BWSSB, which is another government agency, is proving to be a pain, as their work interferes with rejuvenation work.
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Why crocodiles from ponds near Statue of Unity being shifted 27.1.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
"We are relocating these crocodiles just for the safety of tourists. There is no specific instruction to us about any seaplane service" an official said.
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A matchmaking service helped a frog in Bolivia find a mate – and could save an endangered species 26.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Romeo, the Sehuencas water frog, will meet his Juliet soon.
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Government to launch Technology Mission Centre on Solar Energy & Water Treatment in Chennai. 24.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan will be launching three important centre’s set up by Department of Science and Technology (DST), nucleated at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) on 25th January 2019 at IIT Madras in Chennai.
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Stone quarrying off Kaziranga eroding wildlife habitat, corridors 21.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stone quarrying off Kaziranga eroding wildlife habitat, corridors
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After the floods, a deluge of invasive plant species is threatening Kerala’s ecology 18.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Invasion by alien plants affects the survival of local species, damages soil quality and affects groundwater availability.
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Conservation success story: How gharials were bought back from the brink in Bihar’s Gandak river 17.1.2019 Scroll.in
A joint initiative between the Wildlife Trust of India and the Bihar Forest Department released captive bred gharials into the Gandak in 2014.
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To meet climate change targets, India must enable Adivasis to conserve its natural forests 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Preserving natural forests is a far more effective method of reducing carbon dioxide emissions than growing plantations.
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India’s swimming camels are endangered by destruction of mangroves in Kutch 14.1.2019 Scroll.in
Kharai camels are dependent on mangroves for their food for eight months of the year.
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How Tamil Nadu’s Vaduvoor lake came to be a haven for migratory birds from as far as the Americas 13.1.2019 Scroll.in
It attracts up to 40,000 birds in peak season.
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River dolphins increasing in Sonitpur 13.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
River dolphins increasing in Sonitpur
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