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Pattiseema project of river interlinking News In an historic step in the mission to inter-link rivers, the Godavari was formally connected with the Krishna in Andhra Pradesh today. Analysis Pattiseema project Andhra Pradesh State government…

Landslides in India The term' landslide' includes all varieties of mass movements of hill slopes and can be defined as the downward and outward movement of slope forming materials composed of rocks, soils, artificial fills…

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Use of Degraded Forests by Industries The government will open degraded forest land to commercial lumber, paper pulp and other wood based industries provided they have a sustainable development model, union environment minister Prakash Javadekar…

Habitat Fragmentation and Wildlife Corridors   Habitat loss and fragmentation are the two main contributors to continuing biodiversity decline across the landscape. A holistic approach is required across both public and private lands to protect…

  Tropical cyclones A tropical cyclone is the generic term for a low pressure system over tropical or sub-tropical waters, with organised convection (i.e. thunderstorm activity) and winds at low levels circulating either anti-clockwise (in…

TEA INDUSTRY OF INDIA News Consultative Committee of Plantation Associations (CCPA) will soon prepare a revival plan for the tea industry whose health has been failing, affecting the workers. Analysis Tea is the oldest and…

Why in News? Coca Cola last week claimed that the company has reached its global water replenishment goal, which aims to return 100 per cent of the water utilised in manufacturing its product “back to…

  GANGA POLLUTION AND GOVERNMENT INITIATIVES News According to official sources, CGF has received around Rs 66.20 crore till August 14 this year. Of the amount, Public Sector Undertakings alone have contributed about Rs 13…

Inter-River Linking Program Keeping in mind the increasing demand for water, the government of India has developed a new National Water Policy which claims that water is a prime natural resource, a basic need and…

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