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Simmering waste offers no relief (November Week #1 (2016))
Simmering waste offers no relief [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86169]PUNE: The city is grappling with burning garbage, which leaves out thick poisonous smoke in the air and affects public health negatively.On NIBM Road, huge clouds of smoke cover the housing societies 24x7. People, old and young, have no other option but to inhale the poisonous air in the absence of any concrete action on part of the municipal administration.

Delhi Govt unveils roadmap to tackle air pollution (November Week #1 (2016))
Delhi Govt unveils roadmap to tackle air pollution [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86178]Sisodia holds emergency meeting; measures include vacuum cleaning of roads, sprinkling water on streets, and monitoring construction sites for dust pollutionAs various agencies termed the Capital’s air quality ‘severe’ in the aftermath of Diwali celebrations, the AamAadmi Party (AAP) government convened an emergency meeting to chalk out a roadmap to combat air pollution.

Trust in Chennai saves stray, homeless animals (November Week #1 (2016))
Trust in Chennai saves stray, homeless animals [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86217 ]Chennai: Redeemers Trust is an organisation is Adyar located in Chennai that is formed by a group of people in 2008 with a common motto of saving animals and bringing a change in the quality of animal life. It has reached out to many stray and homeless animals in Chennai. 

CBI won't probe case of disappeared tiger (November Week #1 (2016))
CBI won't probe case of disappeared tiger [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86171]In a setback to the Maharashtra government's efforts for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the "disappearance" of Jai, one of India's largest tigers, the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has written to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) against the move.

AAP govt gets cracking on air pollution (Issue of the week, OctoberWeek #4 (2016))
AAP govt gets cracking on air pollution [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86075]The AamAadmi Party (AAP) government on Thursday said it had set in motion the process for installation of Radio Frequency Identification Devices (RFIDs) and Weigh-in-Motion machines at all 13 entry points of the Capital to regulate commercial vehicles and check air pollution.

Record-shattering birds stay in air for 10 months: Study (OctoberWeek #4 (2016))
Record-shattering birds stay in air for 10 months: Study [http://cmsenvis.cmsindia.org/resources/newspaper/details.asp?id=86072]MIAMI: A small, dark-feathered bird known as the common swift flies for 10 months on end without ever landing, the longest time spent aloft of any known bird, scientists said Thursday. The findings in the US journal Current Biology confirmed a 46-year-old hypothesis, first offered by British researcher Ron Lockley, that these birds spend most of their lives in the air.

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