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Brahmaputra board to spend Rs 207 cr for Majuli island

The Brahmaputra Board will spend Rs 207 crore for protection of the world's largest river island Majuli by anti-erosion and flood prevention measures. "Brahmaputra Board will implement projects worth Rs 207 crore for protection of Majuli from recurrent flood ... Business Standard, 50 minutes ago

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Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal: Majuli all set to become India's 1st carbon neutral district

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched initiatives to develop Majuli, world biggest river island, as India's first carbon neutral district and as a biodiversity heritage. Launching 'Forests are Lives' campaign to celebrate the importance of Assam's ...
 catchnews.com1 day ago Assam's Majuli all set to become India's first carbon neutral district: Sonowal  DNA1 day ago Majuli all set to become India's 1st carbon neutral district: Sonowal  Business Standard1 day ago Sonowal urges MoS Railways to bring Majuli, Barpeta under rail  Business Standard2 months ago

Sonowal launches intiative to make Majuli carbon neutral

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today launched initiative to develop Majuli, the world's largest river island, as the country's first carbon neutral district and a biodiversity heritage site.
 DNA2 days ago
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World smallest river island 'Umananda' in Assam attracts overseas visitors

[India], Feb. 18 (ANI): Northeast India is known for its alluring beauty, endowed with rich natural resources. The region is dotted with wildlife sanctuaries and incredible tourist destinations, as well as places of historical interest, folklore, legends and ...
 Sify1 month ago World's smallest river island 'Umananda' in Assam attracts overseas visitors  catchnews.com1 month ago Priyanka Chopra to promote Assam's rich heritage in global market  Sify2 months ago
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Bid on Majuli as Heritage Site hits roadblock

NEW DELHI, March 20 - In what could mean a serious setback to Assam Government's initiative to have Majuli river island declared as a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site, the Union Tourism and Culture Ministry has said that there is no concept of declaring any ...
 The Assam Tribune2 days ago Foundation of blood bank laid at Majuli  The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago Call to set up cultural university at Majuli  The Assam Tribune1 month ago Majuli will get a facelift: Sonowal  The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Majuli aims to be India's first carbon-neutral district

It's the world's biggest river island and the first such in India to be declared a district. Now plans are afoot to declare it the country's first carbon-neutral district by 2020.It is by no means a mean task, but ambitious projects, with the help of locals, ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

13 dead, thousands caught in flooding in central Indonesia

Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said today that incessant rains in the past five days caused rivers on Sumbawa Island to break their banks and inundate seven sub-districts in West Nusa Tenggara province.
 DNA1 month ago 40,000 in severe flooding after torrential rain in Indonesia  News on Air1 month ago

Locals of island Diwar, Vanxim pin hopes on polls for bridge

For residents Diwar and Vanxim, water locked by river Mandovi in Goa, the upcoming assembly election is yet another opportunity to press for their long pending demand of a bridge that will connect them to mainland. Residents of the twin islands have been ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Ker to protect 'sinking island' named after British resident

The Kerala government today said it would seek scientific solutions to conserve Munroe Thuruth, an island village in Kollam district, which is facing the threat of sinking due to rising sea level and erosion post tsunami. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

US Pacific Fleet in Sri Lanka on goodwill mission

The US Pacific Fleet and its transport ship USNS Fall River is in Sri Lanka for the first-ever Pacific Partnership goodwill mission to the island nation from March 6 to 18.
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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