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Vision 2020 for Tamenglong District highlighted in District Level Officer meeting 18.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Vision 2020 for Tamenglong District highlighted in District Level Officer meeting
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The national policy that governs India’s forests has not been updated since 1988 11.1.2020 Scroll.in
A new National Forest Policy is required to factor in climate change, pollution and forest dwellers’ land rights.
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Cong will ensure right to 'jal, jangal aur jameen': Rahul 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Morena, MP, Seeking to draw a distinction with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress President Rahul Gandhi today said that his party will ensure that the right to 'jal, jangal aur jameen (land, water and forests)' is given to tribal and farmers. “The rights of farmers, tribal, poor, labourers, dalits and minorities are being snatched in the country, one after another,” said Mr Gandhi while addressing the Jan Andolan Rally here. “Panchayati Raj Institutions are being weakened and MNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme) is being run by the bureaucracy, which actually does not want to run it. The Panchayats (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act and the Tribal Bill are not being implemented properly,” he said. Mr Gandhi promised that his party would provide insurance cover to farmers for crop loss on the basis of farm, instead of it being provided on village basis. “Money is taken from you in the name of insurance, but you do not get the benefit in the event of crop failure, ...
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Rain Situation 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The monsoon arrived in Madhya Pradesh 14 days late from its scheduled date of June 10 on July 24 from North West Malwa and Nimar region of the State. Now it has covered the entire state. Now the rains have become unusual and erratic in its traditional ways. Now it rain heavily for short time just causing sudden water logging and flood condition and it flow out. Now there is no drizzling and light showers that continued for days in the past. It is also because we have reduced our forest cover beyond limits. The sudden few minutes rain do not make underground water it is flow out quickly. The long duration of many days the drizzling and light showers are the main source of underground water. The few minutes heavy rain can fulfill the record of weather office in centimeters and it do not fulfill the requirement of soil.Presently 7 districts have received rains 20 per cent more than normal there are normal rains in 22 districts. Chhindwara received the maximum rain of 306.2 millimeter and lowest is Katni ...
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Gap in Monsoon 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Monsoon arrived in the Madhya Pradesh 14 days late from North West Indore-Chambal-Gwalior divisions of Malwa-Nimar region. In Vindhya region it also rained heavily initially on its arrivals. It was heaviest in Badwani and the district headquarters was in high floods. But it is proved that right from Mumbai to Badwani and to Bhopal that there were floods not correlated with the monsoon but because there were no outlet and all that blocked due to haphazard constructions all over even on nullah. Some two years there were floods in the Capital of Bhopal and it was not due to rains but because of constructions on the nullah. Now such situation is prevailing all over creating artificial floods. These days after initial monsoon rain there is gap in it. Such gaps spoils the impact of initial rains by drying up, no moisture making and no scope of making underground water. Due to cutting of forests on large areas all over the rain of many days are no more and turned into occasional rains. If the gap of dry ...
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Mighty Storms 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Mighty high speed dust storms hit across the North-India covering 12 states with core hit in the Uttar Pradesh. It were blowing upto the speed 120 to 130 kilometer per hour. The mango crop in Uttar Pradesh suffered very heavy losses in dropping of fruits, which where about to be picked out. According to the weather office the western disturbances are the main cause and it was combined with three rare weather systems. The western disturbances was created over Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana generating thunder clouds and reached upto Uttar Pradesh and in the Bihar. Here it was combined with moisture coming over from the Bay of Bengal and created high temperature. It created strong force and hitting power in the high speed winds. The western disturbances always occurred at the height of 1500 meter above the ground and when combines with moisture from upcoming water in steam form from the ground water resources the clouds are formed and summer rains occur. The North India is reeling under the heat above 40 ...
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Talab Preservation 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In view of frequent water scarcity problem the Chief Minister Mr Shivraj Singh Chouhan has taken a very vital decision to launch statewide campaign for preservation of talabs. The campaign will be one and a half months long from May to June 15. During this period renovation, deepening and the construction of new talab will be undertaken. There are many villages without any water body and people go long distance for fetching water and in critical summer days these villages supplied water by tankers. In construction of new talab such villages be taken on first. Such water bodies will be able to collect rain water and also percolate as under ground water which the due need of the State The Government must handpumps but phase out tube well. It is disastrous and over exploiting undergound water and itself with a water are needed most. In the forest areas also there must be mini talab in large numbers to provide water to the wild life also. During summer the wild life on search of water came upto nearby ...
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'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life' 9.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
'Unsustainable developmental projects a violation of Rights to Life'
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Indigenous communities living near Urpad Beel facing threat to livelihood 8.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Indigenous communities living near Urpad Beel facing threat to livelihood
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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NCP gets Fin, Home, UD for Sena, Revenue for Congress 5.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
NCP gets Fin, Home, UD for Sena, Revenue for Congress
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In Odisha, a coal mining project has undone years of tree-conservation efforts in one fell swoop 3.1.2020 Scroll.in
In Talabira village, a green expanse has been replaced by a checkerboard of tree stubs.
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“Breeze” came from the forest 3.1.2020 Central Chronicle
This news is like a pleasant breeze that forests have increased in the country in the last four years. According to the India State of Forest Report 2019, the forest area in the country has increased by 13 thousand square kilometer in the last four years. Not only environmentalists, but market economists of the first […]
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State Zoo, city refinery sign MoU 3.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
State Zoo, city refinery sign MoU
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In this Gujarat grassland, a plant introduced in the 1950s is disrupting the nomadic way of life 2.1.2020 Scroll.in
The 3,000 sq km stretch in Kutch is home to more than 60 unique types of grasses, which are now under threat.
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India’s first three water aerodromes to come up in Andaman & Nicobar 31.12.2019 Projects Monitor

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is in the process of seeking green nod from the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) for three water aerodromes in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the first-of-its-kind in the country. It intends to develop water aerodromes in Long Island, Swaraj Island and Shaheed Island. The projects will […]

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How India dealt with forest diversion, water shortage and waste management in 2019 31.12.2019 Scroll.in
India generated 9.46 million tonnes of plastic waste this year and ranked 13 on a list of water-stressed countries.
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Parked vehicles on NH-37 in Bagori area removed 31.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Parked vehicles on NH-37 in Bagori area removed
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Winged guests flock D’Ering Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh 30.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Winged guests flock D’Ering Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh
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SWA to conserve seven wetlands 29.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
SWA to conserve seven wetlands
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