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‘Gadkari is Lakhani’s godfather, so no action against OCW’ 30.6.2015 Nagpur News, Nagpur City News | Cities News - Times of India
Finally, the Congress-led opposition group in NMC has directly attacked union minister Nitin Gadkari and BJP-led ruling alliance for shielding private water operator Orange City Water Private Limited (OCW). Congress corporator Praful Gudadhe alleged that no one from NMC had the courage to take action against OCW since Gadkari is Arun Lakhani’s ...
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Driver hurt in blast near Raj Bhavan 27.6.2015 Manipur: E-Pao
Driver hurt in blast near Raj Bhavan
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'Red water' forces people in Chhattisgarh's Naxal hotbed to migrate 26.6.2015 Asian Age: India
(Representational Image) Chhattisgarh: Nandaram Kunjam never imagined that one day he would be forced to leave his ancestral village in the Maoist hotbed, not because of the Naxal terror, but due to the river water turning red due to effluents discharged into it after iron ore mining. Earlier many from Kunjam's Madadi village, located at a remote location in Dantewada, left the place due to terror unleashed by the Naxals, but this time the reason for people migrating from the place is different. Madadi village lies in the foot of Bailadila hills where country's largest iron-ore producer and exporter National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) has been extracting iron ore for last four decades. The valuable mineral has become a curse for Kunjam and others staying in the periphery. "My generation has never seen fresh water in Shankhani river (flows in the area)," the 32-year-old villager told PTI. The villagers call it "Lal Nadi" (red river) rather by its original name, he said, adding that tragically, ...
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'Red water' forces people in Chhattisgarh's Naxal hotbed to migrate 26.6.2015 DNA: Bangalore
'Red water' forces people in Chhattisgarh's Naxal hotbed to migrate
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'Red water' forces people in Chhattisgarh's Naxal hotbed to migrate 26.6.2015 Asian Age: India
(Representational Image) Chhattisgarh: Nandaram Kunjam never imagined that one day he would be forced to leave his ancestral village in the Maoist hotbed, not because of the Naxal terror, but due to the river water turning red due to effluents discharged into it after iron ore mining. Earlier many from Kunjam's Madadi village, located at a remote location in Dantewada, left the place due to terror unleashed by the Naxals, but this time the reason for people migrating from the place is different. Madadi village lies in the foot of Bailadila hills where country's largest iron-ore producer and exporter National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) has been extracting iron ore for last four decades. The valuable mineral has become a curse for Kunjam and others staying in the periphery. "My generation has never seen fresh water in Shankhani river (flows in the area)," the 32-year-old villager told PTI. The villagers call it "Lal Nadi" (red river) rather by its original name, he said, adding that tragically, ...
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'Red water' forces people in Chhattisgarh's Naxal hotbed to migrate 26.6.2015 Zee News : States
Nandaram Kunjam never imagined that one day he would be forced to leave his ancestral village in the Maoist hotbed here, not because of the Naxal terror, but due to the river water turning red due to effluents discharged into it after iron ore mining.
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'Red Water' Forces People in Chhattisgarh Naxal Hotbed to Migrate 26.6.2015 newindianexpress.com
Earlier many from Kunjam's Madadi village left the place due to terror unleashed by the Naxals, but this time, people are migrating for want of fresh water.
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Garrison asked to pay Rs1 lakh to pest control company 25.6.2015 Chennai News, Tamil News, Chennai City News, Tamil Nadu News | TOI City News
A city court has directed a garrison engineer in the Military Engineering Services (MES) to pay Rs1 lakh as damages to a private company and its managing ...
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DJB panel to probe hiring of tankers during Congress rule 24.6.2015 Hindu: Delhi
The Delhi Jal Board on Tuesday set up an inquiry committee to look into the hiring of water tankers from private companies during the Sheila Dikshit government.The five-member committee, hea...
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NMC proposes to privatize primary education, health services 24.6.2015 Nagpur News, Nagpur City News | Cities News - Times of India
NMC proposes to privatize primary education, health services
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Domestic tourists don’t heed our warnings, say lifeguards 23.6.2015 TOI: Goa
Domestic tourists don’t heed our warnings, say lifeguards
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Water from sun 21.6.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Water from sun
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Congress to Hold 'Walk for the Nation' on International Yoga Day 21.6.2015 newindianexpress.com
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Water from sun 21.6.2015 Hindu: News
For farmers of Pethanaickenpalayam block, erratic power supply is the major hindrance for carrying out their agriculture activity.After installing a solar powered pumping system connected to micro...
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Ranganathittu sanctuary all set to be spruced up 20.6.2015 Mysore - City - The Times of India
The Ranganathittu bird sanctuary, a popular tourist spot in southern Karnataka, is set to get a leg-up.
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Toddler killed by water tanker 19.6.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Toddler killed by water tanker
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Focus on reining in commercial establishments first: CP 16.6.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Focus on reining in commercial establishments first: CP
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“Replace all old water pipelines” 16.6.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
“Replace all old water pipelines”
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“Replace all old water pipelines” 16.6.2015 Hindu: Tiruchirapalli
The All India Youth Federation has urged the Tiruchi Corporation to replace all old drinking water pipelines in the city. In a representation to the Corporation Commissioner, it said drinking water...
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Three engineers killed in Kaza 16.6.2015 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Three engineers were killed on Sunday night while conducting repairs at the power house of 2MW Rongtong hydropower project in Kaza sub-division of Lahaul-Spiti ...
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