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    India May Become 2-4 Degrees Celsius Warmer, But Heat Deaths Are Preventable

India May Become 2-4 Degrees Celsius Warmer, But Heat Deaths Are Preventable

Scientists who studied India’s 2015 heatwave that claimed 2,500 lives (over 1,700 in Andhra Pradesh alone) concluded that the region was likely to see intense heatwaves once in every 10

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    Kaziranga Forest Guards Find Carcass of Adult Rhino with Horn Missing

Kaziranga Forest Guards Find Carcass of Adult Rhino with Horn Missing

Carcass of an adult female rhino with its horn missing was recovered on Wednesday in flooded Kaziranga National Park by forest guards. The carcass of the rhino was noticed by

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    Section 144 CrPC in Kaziranga National Park Area

Section 144 CrPC in Kaziranga National Park Area

Section 144 CrPC has been promulgated along NH-37 from Jakholabondha to Bokakhat and areas near Numaligarh for free and easy movement of animals coming out of Assam’s Kaziranga National Park

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    Wild Elephants Kill One, Enter Patanjali Herbal Park in Assam

Wild Elephants Kill One, Enter Patanjali Herbal Park in Assam

A herd of wild elephants on Monday killed one person at Rangapara and intruded into Patanjali Mega Herbal Food Park near Assam Industrial Development Corporation (AIDC) complex after destroying its

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    Paryavaran Mahotsav Launched in Sikkim

Paryavaran Mahotsav Launched in Sikkim

The fifth phase of the ground breaking environmental festival unique to the State of Sikkim, the ‘Paryavaran Mahotsav’ was officially launched by the Minister for the Forest, Environment and Wildlife

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    South West Monsoon Reaches Northeast , IMD Issues Warning

South West Monsoon Reaches Northeast , IMD Issues Warning

Indian Meteorological Department on Monday stated that the south-west monsoon has advanced in various parts of Tripura, Meghalaya and Assam. “The south-west monsoon has covered the entire Konkan region, including

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10 Villages of Nagaland Set Up Forest Conservation Forum

  10 Villages of Nagaland Set Up Forest Conservation Forum

In a positive step towards conservation of forest and wildlife, ten villages from Northern Zeme area under Peren district in

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Assam Governor Felicitates Green Oscar Winner Purnima Devi Barman

  Assam Governor Felicitates Green Oscar Winner Purnima Devi Barman

Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Friday felicitated Green Oscar winner and environmentalist Purnima Devi Barman for her role in conservation

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Kohima BTCBC Receives Five Birds to Conserve

  Kohima BTCBC Receives Five Birds to Conserve

With the ever growing consciousness on conservation of wildlife among the Nagas, the Blyths Tragopan Conservation and Breeding Centre (BTCBC)

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EU, France Grant 3.5 Million Euros to Curb Emissions in India

  EU, France Grant 3.5 Million Euros to Curb Emissions in India

Aiming to reduce emissions and promote sustainability to help India’s smart city programme, France and the European Union on Friday

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Plastic in Rivers Major Source of Ocean Pollution: Study

  Plastic in Rivers Major Source of Ocean Pollution: Study

Plastic that is dumped in rivers and then ends up in the world’s oceans is one of the major sources

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India’s Rising Temperatures Are Already Deadly: Study

  India’s Rising Temperatures Are Already Deadly: Study

India is now two and a half times more likely to experience a deadly heat wave than a half century

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Heat Wave Claims 10 Lives in Uttar Pradesh

  Heat Wave Claims 10 Lives in Uttar Pradesh

At least ten persons have reportedly died due to the heat wave in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in the

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Tura Takes Pledge for Nature

  Tura Takes Pledge for Nature

By Saidul Khan The deputy commissioner of West Garo Hills Pravin Bakshi led the students of Tura to take the

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India Rubbishes Trump’s Claim, Says Paris Accord Not for Money

  India Rubbishes Trump’s Claim, Says Paris Accord Not for Money

India on Monday rubbished US President Donald Trump’s charge that it signed the Paris climate accord to get “billions and

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Miss Japan Plans to Foster Eco-Elephant Tourism Between India and Japan

  Miss Japan Plans to Foster Eco-Elephant Tourism Between India and Japan

In order to make society aware about community conservation, Miss World Japan-2016, Priyanka Yoshikawa will visit Assam on November 2

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‘Consuming Pre-Used Products Curbs Millions Tonne of CO2 Emission in a Year’

  ‘Consuming Pre-Used Products Curbs Millions Tonne of CO2 Emission in a Year’

The report by the Centre for Environment Education (CEE), released on Sunday ahead of the World Environment Day (June 5),

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