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India Progressing Well In Meeting Paris Pact Goals To Check Climate Change: Government
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India Progressing Well In Meeting Paris Pact Goals To Check Climate Change: Government

Under the Paris agreement, India and other countries have set targets called Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to ensure the global temperature does not rise by more than two degree Celsius by end of the century, Minister Prakash Javadekar said in Rajya Sabha ...
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Prove Odd-Even Has Managed To Reduce Air Pollution: Green Tribunal To Delhi Government
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Minister Admits High Ozone Levels, Rejects Reports Of Reduced Life Expectancy Due To Air Pollution

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar rejected the reports on life expectancy being reduced in India and children dying due to air pollution and rising ozone levels ...
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Mining Polluted Two Major Rivers In Goa, Hit Ecology, Suggests Study
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Mining Polluted Two Major Rivers In Goa, Hit Ecology, Suggests Study

The study by Marine Science Department of the Goa University has revealed that the Bicholim river is ‘strongly polluted’ with iron and manganese whereas the Mandovi river is ‘moderately polluted’ with manganese and lead ...
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Namami Gange: Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund
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Several Development Projects Have Been Initiated Under Clean Ganga Fund: National Mission for Clean Ganga

To facilitate wider public participation for Namami Gange, Clean Ganga Fund was established for Public Sector Undertakings, NRIs and other individuals to make their contribution for Ganga clean up ...
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Discusses Water Crisis On Mann Ki Baat, Urges Citizens To Save Water
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Discusses Water Crisis On Mann Ki Baat, Urges Citizens To Save Water

In the first ‘Mann Ki Baat’ post re-election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the citizens to conserve water and tap traditional methods for water management ...
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Centre Working With States To Improve Water Situation, Says Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
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Centre Working With States To Improve Water Situation, Says Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Mr. Shekhawat said the Ministry of Jal Shakti has been created by Government of India, integrating the erstwhile Ministry of Water Resources River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation ...
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Aaditya Thackeray Shares An Ugly Truth About Plastic Waste In Mumbai, Internet Says ‘Enough Is Enough, Save The Environment’

Aaditya Thackeray urges Mumbaikars to not litter around the city and make it choke with plastic waste ...
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Air Pollution: How Can Living In Apartment Buildings And Lack Of Clean Air Increase Chances Of Hypertension?
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Air Pollution: How Can Living In Apartment Buildings And Lack Of Clean Air Increase Chances Of Hypertension?

According to a study published in the Journal of Public Health, exposure to high air pollution levels and large residential distance situated away from green spaces can cause diseases like diabetes, hypertension, and metabolism disorders ...
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Number Of Days With Good Air Quality Is On The Rise In Delhi, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar
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Number Of Days With Good Air Quality Is On The Rise In Delhi, Says Union Minister Prakash Javadekar

Listing out steps taken by the government to tackle air pollution in Delhi, Union Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar said reducing vehicular pollution was one of the important objectives to combat the problem ...
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Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up
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Former UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim Helped Afroz Shah And Volunteers In Surat’s Tapi River Clean-Up

Former UN Environment Chief, Erik Solheim joined the UN Champions of the Earth award winner Afroz Shah for Tapi river clean-up drive in Surat ...
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Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019
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Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019

Dr. Shashi Tharoor sought a response from the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers (Department of Pharmaceuticals) over the sales and awareness status of the government’s Suvidha sanitary napkins ...
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Dr. Shashi Tharoor Stresses on The Necessity For Research On Air Pollution In India
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Dr. Shashi Tharoor Stresses on The Necessity For Research On Air Pollution In India

Dr. Shashi Tharoor has emphasised on the need for research on air pollution in India and its impact on health of citizens ...
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