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Madhya Pradesh government indicates it won't budge despite Jal Satyagraha

Madhya Pradesh government indicates it won't budge despite Jal Satyagraha

17 Apr 2015

Indore: Even as the 'Jal Satyagraha' – activists standing in the river water -- in Khandwa district entered the seventh day on Friday, Madhya Pradesh government indicated it would not budge on raising of water level of Omkareshwar dam on Narmada from 189 metres to 191 metres.

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister,   Shivraj Singh Chouhan,   Madhya Pradesh Government,   Jal Satyagraha,   Khandwa District,   Omkareshwar dam,   Narmada,   Latest State News ,  
Tea-sellers in Nashik become unlikely heroes battling indoor air <strong>pollution</strong>: Reports

Tea-sellers in Nashik become unlikely heroes battling indoor air pollution: Reports

17 Apr 2015

New Delhi: Armed with clean energy biomass stoves, tea-sellers in India's western city of Nashik are becoming unlikely heroes in the country's battle against indoor air pollution by not only using the wood-fuelled stoves for their trade but also selling them.

Tea sellers,   Indoor air pollution,   Clean energy,   Biomass stoves,   World Health Organization,   Indian social enterprise,   Latest National News,  
Tampons can identify sewage <strong>pollution</strong> sources in rivers

Tampons can identify sewage pollution sources in rivers

07 Apr 2015

London: Tampons may not be an obvious scientific tool, but engineers from the University of Sheffield in Britain have found in them a new utility - using them to identify the sources from where sewage is discharged into the river.

Tampons,   sewage pollution,   river pollution,   UV light ,  
India builds first smart city on the banks of Sabarmati <strong>river</strong> in Gujarat

India builds first smart city on the banks of Sabarmati river in Gujarat

15 Apr 2015

Gandhinagar: India`s push to accommodate a booming urban population and attract investment rests in large part with dozens of "smart" cities like the one being built on the dusty banks of the Sabarmati river in Gujarat.

First smart city,   Sabarmati river,   Gujarat,   Urban population,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   Infrastructure,   Latest Nation News ,  
  Oral medication better protects diabetics from <strong>pollution</strong>: Study

Oral medication better protects diabetics from pollution: Study

11 Apr 2015

New York:  Oral diabetes medications are more effective than insulin in protecting diabetics from the adverse effects of high traffic pollution, says a study.

Oral medication,   diabetics,   pollution,   traffic,   Latest news ,  
Poor air quality can also lead to stroke

Poor air quality can also lead to stroke

14 Apr 2015

London:  Apart from respiratory problems and cardiovascular diseases, increased air pollution also elevates your risk of suffering a stroke, says a new study.

poor air quality,   stroke,   heat stroke,   respiratory problems,   cardiovascular diseases,   air pollution ,   Latest news,   ,  
 India will set Climate Change conference agenda: PM Modi

India will set Climate Change conference agenda: PM Modi

14 Apr 2015

Berlin: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has slammed developed nations for questioning India over global warming despite it having the lowest per capita emission of gases and asserted that India will set the agenda for the Climate Change conference to be held in France in September.

India,   Climate Change conference,   Narendra Modi,   PM Modi,   emission of gases,   Pollution,   Latest news,   BJP,   Modi in Europe,   ,  
City <strong>pollution</strong> check now at a click!

City pollution check now at a click!

07 Apr 2015

New Delhi: People across India can now track the quality of air they breathe with the click of a button! Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a National Air Quality Index (AQI), which will monitor the quality of air in major urban centres across the country on a real-time basis.

City pollution,   click to check,   Narendra Modi,   National Air Quality Index ,  
Nitish Kumar pitches for steps to ensure uninterrupted flow of Ganga

Nitish Kumar pitches for steps to ensure uninterrupted flow of Ganga

13 Apr 2015

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday called for effective measures to ensure that the river Ganga flows uninterruptedly and suggested removal of silt at Farakka dam among the steps in this regard.

Nitish Kumar,   Bihar Chief Minister,   river Ganga,   Farakka dam,   Ganga River Basin Authority,   latest news from Bihar,  
Yamuna will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

Yamuna will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

23 Mar 2015

New Delhi: The government has promised to bring the Yamuna under the Environment Protection Act within two months to ensure "free flow of the river".

Yamuna river,   Environment Protection Act,   Indian government,   Ravishankar Prasad,   Yamuna pollution free,   Yamuna River Bed,  

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