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Narendra Modi inaugurates 'Arogya Van' near Statue of Unity in Gujarat's Kevadiya village
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Narendra Modi inaugurates 'Arogya Van' near Statue of Unity in Gujarat's Kevadiya village

The health forest is spread over an area of about 17 acres, displaying a wide range of medicinal plants that play an important role in the well-being of human beings, said a release by the authorities

Three dead in Mandsaur as heavy rains lash Madhya Pradesh; downpour to continue till tomorrow morning
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Three dead in Mandsaur as heavy rains lash Madhya Pradesh; downpour to continue till tomorrow morning

Heavy rains are expected at a few places in 36 districts of Madhya Pradesh including Indore, Dhar, Khandwa, Neemuch, Mandsaur and Bhopal.

Busy selling Narmada dreams, MP politicos disregard declining water levels, impact of sand mining and deforestation
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Busy selling Narmada dreams, MP politicos disregard declining water levels, impact of sand mining and deforestation

Bhopal's citizens, even though they are benefiting from the Narmada, express concern for the health of the river.

Illegal sand mining in Madhya Pradesh: Mafia takes to Narmada river to evade police as politicos play blame game
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Illegal sand mining in Madhya Pradesh: Mafia takes to Narmada river to evade police as politicos play blame game

The modus operandi of the sand mining mafia in Madhya Pradesh resembles a Bollywood action flick: the police is busy scanning roads in siren-blaring jeeps while the smugglers escape unchallenged over water.

Drying rivers of Madhya Pradesh: Narmada on the cusp of extinction with six big dams, sand-mining, pollution threatening its survival
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Drying rivers of Madhya Pradesh: Narmada on the cusp of extinction with six big dams, sand-mining, pollution threatening its survival

With six big dams and power projects on it, the river has been facing environmental threats from illegal mining, deforestation, and now the river linking project.

Five dead as overloaded boat capsizes in Maharashtra's Narmada river; 39 rescued, three missing
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Five dead as overloaded boat capsizes in Maharashtra's Narmada river; 39 rescued, three missing

Five persons, including four children, drowned and 39 were rescued Tuesday after a boat capsized in the Narmada river in Maharashtra's Nandurbar district

After unveiling of Statue of Unity in Narendra Modi's home state, tribals seek better employment opportunities
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After unveiling of Statue of Unity in Narendra Modi's home state, tribals seek better employment opportunities

While the inauguration of the world’s tallest statue in Sadhu Bet might boost tourism in Gujarat, many tribals are uncertain about their future for various reasons.

Daily Bulletin: PM to unveil Statue of Unity; RSS to discuss Ram Mandir issue; Trump visits Pittsburgh amid protests; today's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: PM to unveil Statue of Unity; RSS to discuss Ram Mandir issue; Trump visits Pittsburgh amid protests; today's top stories

Today's top stories: Narendra Modi will unveil the Statue of Unity in Gujarat today; Donald Trump visits the site of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting; Apple launches the new Macbook Air; and more.

Rahul Gandhi in Madhya Pradesh: Congress chief asserts party alone can generate employment, doesn't make false promises
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Rahul Gandhi in Madhya Pradesh: Congress chief asserts party alone can generate employment, doesn't make false promises

"I can assure (you) with full confidence that the Congress alone will generate employment for the youth," Rahul Gandhi said in Madhya Pradesh.

Water scarcity looms large in Gujarat with state receiving only 74% rainfall so far this monsoon, says government
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Water scarcity looms large in Gujarat with state receiving only 74% rainfall so far this monsoon, says government

The silver lining is the storage in Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada, which, the government said, will be enough to meet the state's need for drinking water through the next summer.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in 10 rivers of Madhya Pradesh following Kalash Yatras in parts of state, says BJP
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in 10 rivers of Madhya Pradesh following Kalash Yatras in parts of state, says BJP

Ten "Kalash Yatras" or processions on vehicles with urns containing Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes, will be taken out in different parts of the state before the ashes are immersed in rivers across Madhya Pradesh. The ashes from one of the 10 urns would be immersed in the Narmada, MP's most sacred river on Wednesday, while the rest would be immersed on Thursday.

Gujarat Congress writes to Vijay Rupani, seeks special Assembly session to discuss Patidar quota agitation
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Gujarat Congress writes to Vijay Rupani, seeks special Assembly session to discuss Patidar quota agitation

Congress has written a letter to Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani, calling for a special session of the Assembly to discuss a host of issues.

Bundelkhand water crisis: Fourth successive drought and vanishing water bodies compound farmer misery, trigger migration
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Bundelkhand water crisis: Fourth successive drought and vanishing water bodies compound farmer misery, trigger migration

A fourth successive drought in Bundelkhand region in the last five years has shattered the farmers of this backward region, triggering a mass migration.

Centre in favour of single tribunals to resolve inter-state water disputes, says Arjun Ram Meghwal
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Centre in favour of single tribunals to resolve inter-state water disputes, says Arjun Ram Meghwal

Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said the proposed single national tribunal for settling inter-state water disputes would expedite resolutions and facilitate irrigation facilities across the country

Madhya Pradesh polls: Digvijaya Singh wants River Narmada's revival, seeks ban on illegal sand mining
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Madhya Pradesh polls: Digvijaya Singh wants River Narmada's revival, seeks ban on illegal sand mining

Congress veteran Digvijay Singh, who is on `Narmada Parikrama' yatra since the last four months, is worried about the plight of the revered river due to illegal sand mining, and wants urgent measures to ensure its revival.

Gujarat Election: In Kalol, Rahul Gandhi says 'Modiji talked about Modiji 90% of the time', accuses him of dumping development agenda
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Gujarat Election: In Kalol, Rahul Gandhi says 'Modiji talked about Modiji 90% of the time', accuses him of dumping development agenda

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of dumping the development agenda and talking only about himself during campaigning for the Gujarat polls

Gujarat Election: Final voter turnout in first phase of polling stands at 66.75%, announces EC
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Gujarat Election: Final voter turnout in first phase of polling stands at 66.75%, announces EC

Out of 2.12 crore voters in the regions, 1.41 crore exercised their franchise in the 89 seats in 19 districts, according to the Chief Electoral Officer for Gujarat

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Voting for first phase of polls begins in 19 districts
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Voting for first phase of polls begins in 19 districts

The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions.

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM says those opposing bullet train project can take bullock carts
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Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM says those opposing bullet train project can take bullock carts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said those opposing the bullet train project should travel on bullock carts.

Gujarat polls: In Narmada's tribal belt, a rudimentary public health system struggles to battle deadly sickle cell disease
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Gujarat polls: In Narmada's tribal belt, a rudimentary public health system struggles to battle deadly sickle cell disease

Firstpost drove into the depths of Gujarat's Narmada district to find out how the public health system is protecting a population of 89.12 lakh against this deadly disease