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Why Lush Kashmir Is Losing Its Paddy Fields And Wetlands

Why Lush Kashmir Is Losing Its Paddy Fields And Wetlands

  Kashmir is losing its prime agricultural land and wetlands to rapid urbanisation and faulty land-use, according to a December 2016 state policy document on land use. Unplanned construction–and this…

As 6 In Pehlu Khan Murder Freed, 2017 Is Prime Year For Cow-Related Hate Crime

As 6 In Pehlu Khan Murder Freed, 2017 Is Prime Year For Cow-Related Hate Crime

  As Rajasthan police closed investigations against six suspects arrested for the lynching of 55-year-old dairy farmer Pehlu Khan on April 1, 2017, 45% or 35 of 78 cow-related hate…

As India Prepares For Bullet Train, 9 Derailments In 27 Days Reveal Safety Crisis

As India Prepares For Bullet Train, 9 Derailments In 27 Days Reveal Safety Crisis

  On the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe laid the foundation stone for a Rs-1,10,000-crore ($17 billion) bullet train, the Jammu Tawi-New Delhi Rajdhani…

Why Arsenic Found In Pakistan’s Groundwater Should Worry India

Why Arsenic Found In Pakistan’s Groundwater Should Worry India

  LEFT: The testing of wells in Pakistan revealed which are contaminated with arsenic. This map shows the level of arsenic in groundwater across the valley of the Indus and its tributaries…

How A New Heating Stove Could Reduce Chopping Of Trees, Melting Of Glaciers

How A New Heating Stove Could Reduce Chopping Of Trees, Melting Of Glaciers

  Chandigarh: Collecting and storing firewood for the cruel winter months is a year-long pursuit across the Himalayan region, where homes have traditionally used primitive stoves and fireplaces for cooking…

Indians Could Live 4 Years Longer If India Cleaned Its Air To WHO Standards

Indians Could Live 4 Years Longer If India Cleaned Its Air To WHO Standards

  If India reduced its air pollution to comply with the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) air quality standards, its people could live about four years longer on average, the Air…

Setting Up Business In India Faster In Recent Years But Still Long-Drawn Process

Setting Up Business In India Faster In Recent Years But Still Long-Drawn Process

  It took a manufacturing start-up 83.6 days on average to get land, 58.7 days for construction permits, 44 days to get an electricity connection, and 30.2 days to get…

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