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Britain mulls hosepipe ban

February 20th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Britain may ban use of hosepipes this summer as groundwater levels in several parts of England have dropped to an alarming level, The Telegraph reported.Environment Secretary ... Read more...

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TATA tries to silence critics, takes Greenpeace to court

July 23rd, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): Claiming defamation and trademark infringement, TATA Sons has filed a lawsuit against Greenpeace in the Delhi High Court, asking for Rs. 10 crore in damages. The case ... Read more...

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Business Baron Dan Duncan Passes Away At 77

March 30th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Houston, Mar 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Houston based energy baron Dan Duncan, the billionaire businessman who was liked by all for his gentle and philanthropic attitude, passed away on Monday, at ... Read more...

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US firm to start pumping out oil from sunken ship

October 23rd, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 22 (IANS) The US firm, Resolve Marine Group, which has been given the work to pump out oil from the ship MV Black Rose that sank off the Paradip coast ... Read more...

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US firm to remove oil from sunken Mongolian ship (Lead)

October 9th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 9 (IANS) US-based marine service firm Resolve Marine Group has won the bid to remove oil from a Mongolian vessel that sank off Paradip harbour in Orissa last month. "The ... Read more...

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Let giant pandas go extinct, says leading conservationist

September 23rd, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, September 23 (ANI): BBC wildlife presenter and conservationist Chris Packham has stirred controversy after calling on wildlife groups to let giant pandas go extinct because of their inability to effectively evolve.According ... Read more...

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Trump gets his way on golf resort, leaves environmentalists raging

November 4th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.4 (ANI): American billionaire Donald Trumps contentious plans to transform a wild and windswept stretch of the Aberdeenshire coastline into an exclusive one billion pound golf resort have been approved ... Read more...

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Oz societies says kangaroos on the brink of extinction

August 13th, 2008 - 5:16 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.12 (ANI): Four wildlife groups -- The Australian Society for Kangaroos, the Wildlife Protection Association of Australia, the Kangaroo Protection Coalition and Kangaroo Defenders have warned that kangaroos are on ... Read more...

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Vietnam provides refuge for endangered bears

April 9th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Vietnam has provided refuge for endangered bears that were rescued from abusive traffickers of bile used in traditional medicines.According to a report by ENN (Environmental News Network, ... Read more...

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