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Goa's waterways splinter, as ill-planned road development continues unabated
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Goa's waterways splinter, as ill-planned road development continues unabated

To prevent the disruption of local hydrology, residents of the Nuvem village in South Goa are protesting the building of a highway bypass that is inundating their paddy fields with monsoon rainwater, leading to crop loss.

Pakistan’s Indus delta becoming no man’s land with sea level rise and dams upstream
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Pakistan’s Indus delta becoming no man’s land with sea level rise and dams upstream

People in Paksitan are leaving their villages en masse as the Indus delta sinking means they cannot farm or fish and have no freshwater, thanks to sea level rise and dams upstream

Centre frames new draft rules for coastal zones: Goa shack owners happy while environmentalists express concern
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Centre frames new draft rules for coastal zones: Goa shack owners happy while environmentalists express concern

The Centre's new draft rules governing the country"s coastline have evoked a mixed reaction in Goa where environmentalists expressed concern over the norms while shack owners said their business will get a boost.

Mysterious sounds force Sindhudurg administration to step up vigil along coast
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Mysterious sounds force Sindhudurg administration to step up vigil along coast

The Sindhudurg administration is keeping a strict watch on boats to check any 'blast fishing' in view of the mysterious sounds reported by locals.

'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle': Scientists suggest 'novel' way to curb marine pollution by plastics
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'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle': Scientists suggest 'novel' way to curb marine pollution by plastics

Scientists suggested the measures to tackle marine pollution from plastics at the 5th International Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Sciences.

Maharashtra awaiting final nod for Shivaji statue project
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Maharashtra awaiting final nod for Shivaji statue project

Maharashtra government is awaiting a final approval of the revised design of the statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, official sources said in Mumbai on Tuesday.