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ITC Kakatiya observes World Environment Day (June Week #2 (2017))
ITC Kakatiya observes World Environment Day [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91490]The staff members of ITC Kakatiya staged a skit at its premises on Monday. The play highlighted the importance and the increasing need to protect the environment. And focused on how due to high consumption of fossil fuel the planet is becoming decadent.

Time to ditch the polar bears? Climate change looks for a new image (Issue of the week, May Week #5 (2017))
Time to ditch the polar bears? Climate change looks for a new image [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91129]LONDON: What does climate change look like? For many people, the first - or perhaps only - image that comes to mind is of smokestacks, or polar bears perched on ice floes."If you go to Google and click on climate change images, you have to go a long way before you hit many images of people," says Adam Corner, research director at Climate Outreach, an Oxford-based thinktank that aims to boost public engagement on climate change

Pollution levels rise as outages up genset use (May Week #5 (2017))
Pollution levels rise as outages up genset use [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91158]GURUGRAM: Pollution levels have again shot up in Gurugram in the last four days. While PM2.5 was six times more than the safe level, the level of nitrogen dioxide surged on May 22 before settling down again on Wednesday.The highest level of PM2.5 was above 350 micrograms per cubic metre on both Wednesday and Tuesday, the highest level was 287.90 micrograms per cubic metre and 234.86 micrograms per cubic metre on Monday and Sunday, respectively.

Anti noise pollution activist writes to Maha CM with action plan (May Week #5 (2017))
Anti noise pollution activist writes to Maha CM with action plan to reduce Mumbai’s [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91139]Anti noise pollution activist SumairaAbdulali on Tuesday wrote to Maharashtra Chief Minister DevendraFadnavis seeking stricter enforcement of laws and the need for a detailed plan to control noise pollution in the city from traffic and construction.Adulali’s letter shares information comparing the noise pollution levels of London and Mumbai. The convenor of Awaaz Foundation highlighted that the noise pollution levels in London were controlled by regulating timings of noisy work, and by ensuring that essential services do not add to the decibel levels.

Safe passage for Odisha wildlife put on track (May Week #5 (2017))
Safe passage for Odisha wildlife put on track [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91179]BHUBANESWAR: With growing expansion of railway networks cutting through critical wildlife habitats, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has lent a hand to Odisha for creation of passages for wild animals, elephants to be particular, as part of mitigation measures that can prevent casualties on the tracks.

HC seeks reply from HP govt on medical waste burning (May Week #5 (2017))
HC seeks reply from HP govt on medical waste burning [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=91195]SHIMLA: Taking cognizance of the burning of medical waste generated by medical colleges- Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Shimla, and Dr Rajendra Prasad Medical College and Hospital, Tanda, in Kangra, the Himachal Pradesh high court has sought reply from the state government through an affidavit on the issue within two weeks

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