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U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Texas (Sept. 30)

[September 30, 2014] (Targeted News Service Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 30 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in Texas. *** Baker Hughes Assigned ... TMC Net, 1 day ago

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Hindustan Times, 3 months ago

Modi Pursues 30-Year-Old Plan to Solve India's Water Shortage

Sept. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi is trying to make good on his promise to tackle India's water woes. He isn't the first Indian leader to make such a vow. Indira Gandhi was among the previous prime ministers who have tried, even ...
 La Repubblica1 week ago Narendra Modi pursues 1980s plan to solve India's water shortage  Livemint.com1 week ago Modi Pursues 1980s Plan to Solve India's Water Shortages  Bloomberg1 week ago

Smart cities need governance, civic sense

Thirty-one per cent of India already lives in towns and cities. It is expected that 40 per cent would be city dwellers in another 15 years. The country, according to the UN, already houses three of the world's top 10 megacities. Yet the Indian urban ...
 Millennium Post1 week ago

Ken-Betwa Rivers Linking Project: A great dream with some deceit

In deep forests of Panna Tiger Reserve, a new Doudhan dam will be constructed over Ken river at the upstream of the existing 99-year-old Gangau dam. Just 20 km from the world famous Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh, another monument is taking ...
 India Today1 week ago Dam in Panna Tiger Reserve: A great dream with some deceit  India Today1 week ago
Grist Magazine

Kashmir floods highlight the cost of careless urban planning

Junaid Rashid finally got his father on the phone today. For the past six days, he had no idea if his family in Srinagar city was safe. Rashid's family and an estimated 600,000 others have been stranded in flooded Kashmir region for the past week. ...
 Kashmir Times1 week ago Why the Kashmir floods have been so deadly  Grist Magazine2 weeks ago

Parenting divide: Religion v tolerance

A review of the best commentary on and around the world... Today's must-read According to a recent Pew Research study, "being responsible" is the most important lesson Americans want to impart on their children, followed by "hard work", ...
 BBC1 week ago
Global Times

The price of indifference

A Kashmiri shopkeeper waits for customers as he sit inside a flood water logged area in Srinagar on Tuesday. Photo: AFP The massive devastation, in terms of human lives and property, caused by unusually heavy early September downpours in India's ...
 Global Times2 weeks ago
Pune Mirror

Water, water everywhere, and only humans to blame

BNHS blames human intervention and reckless development along Kashmir's wetlands for floods in Valley As Jammu and Kashmir slowly starts limping back to normalcy, experts feel the worst floods to have hit the state in over 60 years may be manmade.
 Pune Mirror2 weeks ago How an Ignored Warning Cost 200 Lives  International Business Times India2 weeks ago Jammu & Kashmir missing in CWC flood forecast list  The Hindu3 weeks ago Jammu Kashmir missing in CWC flood forecast list  Big News Network3 weeks ago

Altering nature is not sustainable

The decade-old effort by Atal Bihari Vajpayee's Government to push the river-interlinking project has invited its share of opposition from politicians and environmentalists. With the Narendra Modi-led Cabinet clearing the Ken-Betwa river linking ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago

New NBWL is just as toothless: Activists

As experts raise concerns, lawyer of city-based petitioner who challenged MoEF's faulty wildlife board to file rejoinder on formation of new NBWL While a brand new National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) was reconstituted by the Ministry of Environment ...
 Pune Mirror2 weeks ago Activists berate expertless NBWL  Pune Mirror1 month ago
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