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Subansiri dam work resumes after 8 years 17.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Subansiri dam work resumes after 8 years
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Maharashtra: In poll manifesto, BJP proposes Bharat Ratna for Savarkar and five crore jobs 15.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The saffron party also promised to confer India’s highest civilian award on social reformers Jyotiba Phule and Savitribai Phule.
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High water pressure stalls rescue work 11.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
High water pressure stalls rescue work
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Puja celebrations end peacefully across State 10.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Puja celebrations end peacefully across State
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Free movement of elephants hit by LSHEP, claims book 9.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Free movement of elephants hit by LSHEP, claims book
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Kopili hydropower project water tunnel bursts, 4 missing 9.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Kopili hydropower project water tunnel bursts, 4 missing
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Over 42 days and 41 nights, Coonoor set an example for the rest of India by cleaning up its river 7.10.2019 Scroll.in
Once lush and wide, encroachments and rampant dumping had turned the river into a sewer.
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India and China are top hot spots of antimicrobial resistance in animals, shows new study 6.10.2019 Scroll.in
All farmers need to be weaned off quick-fix antibiotics, says the study’s author.
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Toxic pollution in Sutlej waters puts one crore lives at stake across three states 6.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Indiscriminate dumping of industrial effluents and untreated municipal waste in the Sutlej river, and various other channels flowing into it, is causing unprecedented incidence of cancer and other health hazards in the three states of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan.
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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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The many warnings that Pune ignored before it went under water this September 4.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Intense September rainfall over a couple of days devastated large parts of Pune, causing loss to life and property and exposing the unpreparedness of the city's institutions. Yet, the writing on the wall had been clear for some time and called out by both environmentalists and lay citizens.
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Goa’s ill-planned roads are splintering waterways, affecting villages and worsening floods 3.10.2019 Scroll.in
Several projects followed dodgy environmental impact assessments, claim critics.
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Impose Rs 50,000 fine for immersing idols in Ganga and its tributaries, Centre tells states: Reports 3.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The chief secretaries of 11 states in the river’s basin have been told to make alternative arrangements in an ‘environment-friendly manner’.
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Seaplanes set to be introduced in Assam 1.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Seaplanes set to be introduced in Assam
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Elephants in Kodagu have adapted their behaviour to cope with the daily run-ins with humans 29.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Leaving leaving protected areas behind, herds of elephants are moving to estates, where they eat, rest and breed.
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Rampant deforestation in the Western Ghats is causing recurring floods in Southern India 28.9.2019 Scroll.in
Besides better implementation of existing environmental laws, India needs new ones to conserve hills and mountains.
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Leonardo DiCaprio should withdraw support to Jaggi Vasudev’s Cauvery campaign, says NGOs’ collective 25.9.2019 Scroll.in
The Coalition for Environmental Justice in India wrote to the actor, raising doubts about Isha Foundation’s credibility in protecting human rights.
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Saikul CSOs, ADC Sadar Hills member appeal CM over Dolaithabi Dam 24.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Saikul CSOs, ADC Sadar Hills member appeal CM over Dolaithabi Dam
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Not just Villivakkam Lake, apartments and malls too can benefit from our technology: BARC scientist 22.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Chennai Corporation has collaborated with Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) to restore the Villivakkam Lake, using waste water treated through a special technology. We spoke to J Daniel Chellappa, Senior Scientist at BARC, to know more about the plans and the larger implications.
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India and Pakistan face a common threat: climate change 21.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Unlikely as it seems, collective action may be just what is needed to secure the lives and livelihoods of future generations in South Asia.
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