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Few takers for rainwater, groundwater in free fall 21.8.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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A carnival comes home 20.8.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
The first edition of 'Namma Bengaluru Habba', a day-long fiesta was held at Sankey Tank on Sunday. The aim of the festival, which was organised by the Tourism Department, Government of Karnataka, was to spread awareness about the importance of preserving the environment. It was a colourful affair with over a thousand participants, 15 stalls and 20 unique performing artistes coming together. One of the highlights of the event was the beautifully decorated streets and the talented stilt-walkers performing. The street musicians and jugglers were seen thoroughly entertaining the crowd. The participants also had an opportunity to cruise around the lake with fly boards and jet skis and enjoy the surrounding. The festival also offered visitors a peek into the rich cultural heritage of Karnataka through such breathtaking performances like Yakshagana, Dollu Kunita and Hulivesha. There were stellar acts by magicians too. Face painters, caricature and tattoo artists mingled with the crowd around the periphery of ...
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First-of-its-kind Habba at Sankey Tank 20.8.2017 Hindu: Home
It was a festive mood at Sankey Tank on Sunday (August 20) where hundreds of people gathered to participate in Namma Bengaluru Habba 2017, organised by the Tourism Department. The festival was a one-o...
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Upgraded Jammu Airport inaugurated 19.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) , Aug.19 : The upgraded passenger terminal building of Jammu Airport, Jammu, was inaugurated by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti recently.
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Upgraded Jammu Airport inaugurated 19.8.2017 Zee News : States
The area of the terminal building is expanded from 6700 square meters to 14,500 square meters with an upgraded peak hour handling capacity of 720 passengers at a time, an increase from the existing 360 peak hour passengers.
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Panaji’s richest candidate to follow his conscience 19.8.2017 TOI: Goa
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VIT home to several species of birds 19.8.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
A small blue Kingfisher hops on from one tree to another as a White-breasted Kingfisher flies past. While a Cormorant dips into the water in search of its prey, a Heron takes a quick flight and a para...
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Chandrababu Naidu for interlinking of rivers to prevent water disputes 18.8.2017 TOI: Cities
The chief minister was speaking at his camp office here with members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources, who were on a tour of the state.
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Jammu airport's upgraded passenger terminal building inaugurated to enhance connectivity 18.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) , August 18 : With a view to improve services for visitors in Jammu and Kashmir, an upgraded passenger terminal building of Jammu Airport was inaugurated by Union Minister for Civil Aviation P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday.
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Project Replenish: water tips from a gated community 18.8.2017 Hindu: Home
There recent spells of rain underline the importance of having rainwater harvesting systems in place much before the North-East Monsoon sets in. There may be something to be learnt from the water-management strategy of a residents’ association in South Chennai
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How a city can tackle floods 18.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Cleaning lakes and drains, adopting rainwater harvesting, adhering to building bylaws are a must. By S. Vishwanath
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Temporary measures can’t help solve city’s waterlogging problem 18.8.2017 The Assam Tribune
Temporary measures can’t help solve city’s waterlogging problem
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Namma Bengaluru Habba at Sankey Tank on Sunday 17.8.2017 Deccan Herald - City
In a bid to create awareness about environment conservation and create a sense of camaraderie and bonhomie among the residents, the Tourism department will organise a day-long Namma Bengaluru Habba at Sankey Tank on August 20. Tourism Minister Priyank Kharge said, "Through this festival we aim to help raise awareness about environment protection and at the same time experience a sense of community building by encouraging people to come together, get outdoors and give back to the environment. Working as a team is the only way we can protect Bengaluru." He added that the department also hopes to create better public awareness so that it can lead to greater sustainability. The festival will offer a peek into the rich cultural heritage of Karnataka through mesmerising art performances like Yakshagana, Dollu Kunita and Hulivesha. The festival will also see a range of unique performances by stilt walkers, street musicians, jugglers, magicians, face painters, and caricature and tattoo artists. There will also ...
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Upgraded Passenger Terminal Building of Jammu Airport Inaugurated 17.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The upgraded passenger terminal building of Jammu Airport was inaugurated by Shri P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Union Minister for Civil Aviation and Ms. Mehbooba Mufti, Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir today. Speaking on the occasion
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Namma Bengaluru Habba on Sunday 17.8.2017 Hindu: News
The day-long event will be held at Sankey Tank
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Submit report on rain water harvesting in govt buildings: NGT to Delhi govt 17.8.2017 News
NGT asked Delhi govt to ensure that no project is approved without rain water harvesting systems
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Secy praises Mohali village water system 17.8.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Water crisis, sirji 16.8.2017 Hindu: Home
The issue is simple. Inveterate urban development and concretisation of cities, coupled with growing population, is preventing the replenishment of the water table. If we don't plant trees, soon we will have nothing to drink and bathe in but swill.
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Why can’t the government provide a higher income for farmers? M.S. Swaminathan 16.8.2017 Hindu: Interview
Fifty years since the Green Revolution, the architect of the reform highlights the crisis facing Indian agriculture today
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Tableaux draw good response 15.8.2017 Hindu: News
Those of Forest, Water, and Education departments win prize
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