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Last updated: Dec 13 2019 15:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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In crisis-hit Chennai, the municipal body is trying to revive 210 lakes and rivers 13.12.2019 Scroll.in
Work on 71 has already been completed.
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71 done, 139 in progress: Efforts to restore Chennai water bodies show promise 12.12.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Out of 3,000 water bodies in Chennai city, 210 have already been taken up for restoration. The work entails desilting as well as removing water hyacinth and garbage in the water bodies. Here are more details about the same.
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Water pollution: Is the quality of piped water in urban India getting any better? 11.12.2019 Scroll.in
A report released by the Centre in November claimed that Delhi’s piped water was the most unsafe.
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Thoubal River even more polluted than Nambul River; TRCC force 19 trucks to unload sand 9.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Thoubal River even more polluted than Nambul River; TRCC force 19 trucks to unload sand
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Turbidity level of Thoubal River crosses 1,000 NTU, TRCC unloads sand carried on trucks 9.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Turbidity level of Thoubal River crosses 1,000 NTU, TRCC unloads sand carried on trucks
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Her father’s memories were slipping away. She made him tell stories so that he could hold on to them 7.12.2019 Scroll.in
‘Would these forgotten stories in turn help him reconstruct a sense of self?’
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City’s pollution issue discussed in Assembly 5.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
City’s pollution issue discussed in Assembly
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Subansiri dam will produce costly power and won’t control Assam floods. Why is it still being built? 4.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The electricity tariff would be more than double the average cost in India, an RTI query has revealed.
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Anti-CAB, anti-LSHEP protests rock North Lakhimpur 3.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Anti-CAB, anti-LSHEP protests rock North Lakhimpur
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Man dies while taking selfie 1.12.2019 The Assam Tribune
Man dies while taking selfie
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A village in Tamil Nadu may have blueprints to revive the declining shark trade 28.11.2019 Scroll.in
Last year, shark landings dropped to 21,138 tonnes from 35,215 tonnes in 2004 across India. Fisherfolk from Thoothoor believe they have the solution.
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In water rich Bhutan, capital Thimphu often goes thirsty 25.11.2019 Scroll.in
Authorities are struggling to meet the water needs of the fast growing capital, especially in the winter when there is little rain or snow and pipes freeze over
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Ganga has become so noisy that river dolphins are struggling to talk to each other 20.11.2019 Scroll.in
Effectively blind, the Gangetic river dolphins see in the shallow murky waters they inhabit with sound.
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Tamil Nadu proposes largest hydel based power project in Nilgiris 19.11.2019 Projects Monitor

The government of Tamil Nadu is planning to build its largest hydroelectricity and first pumped storage project (PSP) in Nilgiris. Two reservoirs across Sillahalla and Kundah rivers are proposed to be built for the purpose. The project has been conceptualised at an estimated cost of Rs 4,200 crore by the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution […]

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Meghalaya eyes Korean tech for waste management 18.11.2019 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya eyes Korean tech for waste management
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In photos: The long-lasting effects of the great Maharashtrian deluge of 2019 14.11.2019 Scroll.in
August’s flooding has broken all past records and erased entire lives in Sangli and Kolhapur. It is important to remember the consequences.
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BHEL Bhopal’s Hydro Division successfully tests valve for hydro project 9.11.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, BHEL Bhopal’s Hydro Division has successfully Hydro tested the first uniquely designed 170 tonne, 5.2 metre diameter Butterfly Valve for (4X111 Megawatt) Vishnugad Pipalkoti Hydroelectric project of THDC India Ltd., a joint venture of the Govt. of India & Govt. of UP. The test was carried out in presence of officials from THDC India […]
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Babur in India: An emperor who loved the monsoon breeze but wasn’t impressed by the melons or grapes 9.11.2019 Scroll.in
It could be argued that India’s dislike of Babur is merely a reflection of Babur’s dislike of India.
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Community fishing at Samoka River in Kokrajhar 7.11.2019 Assam Times
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What is making rainwater in Guwahati toxic? 6.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study suggests that a cocktail of natural and man-made pollutants wafting in the air is tinkering with the rainwater quality in Guwahati.
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