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West Bengal: Kolkata receives best cities award for tackling climate change December 07, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India City  | Copyright: 2016 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Kolkata, along with 10 other cities from across the globe, has been honoured with the best cities of 2016 award in recognition of its inspiring and innovative programme with regard to solid waste management. "Kolkata Solid Waste Management Improvement Pro...

India: NAM reaffirms sustainable management of marine biodiversity December 07, 2016   |  Source: New Delhi Times  | Copyright: New Delhi Times.

According to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), biodiversity is defined as: “the variability among living organisms from all sources including, inter alia, terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems, and the ecological complexes of whic...

Maharashtra: In Mumbai: Vasai fishermen set precedent, go digital for monetary transactions by Ram Parmar December 05, 2016   |  Source: Hindustan Times  | Copyright: HT Media Limited

On Saturday night, fisherman Anthony Manbhat sold his catch to Ujwal Mhatre at the Sarvodaya Fishermen Co-operative Society at Pachubandar in Vasai (West) and set a precedent by becoming part of the first fishermen co-operative in the country by accepting...

Maharashtra: Dahanu fishermen protest construction of port, hold up survey by Ram Parmar December 05, 2016   |  Source: Hindustan Times  | Copyright: HT Media Limited

The fishermen of Wadhwan and 12 other villages, on Saturday, stopped a team from surveying the area to apparently gauge the feasibility of developing a port at Wadhwan. After the locals heard that the Centre is preparing a plan to develop new ports at Wad...

Myanmar: Interview: ‘Social inequality is big in Ayeyarwady Region’: minister December 05, 2016   |  Source: Myanmar Times  | Copyright: 2016 The Myanmar Times.

U Ba Hein contested a Lower House seat in Kyaunggon township in Ayeyarwady Region in the 2015 general election but lost. The NLD appointed him to become agriculture minister in Myanmar’s most productive rice-growing region, where millions of subsistence...

Odisha: Export Inspection Agency (EIA) status to Paradip fishing harbour likely December 05, 2016   |  Source: Orrisa Post  | Copyright: 2015. Orissapost

The fishing harbour at Paradip port is likely to get the Export Inspection Agency (EIA) status from the Union commerce ministry, according to a report. Though the fishing harbour is considered among the largest in the country, it is yet to get the coveted...

West Bengal: Navy increases surveillance in Sundarbans: Tells fishermen to install tracking devices in boats December 05, 2016   |  Source: F. India  | Copyright: 2016 Firstpost

The Navy is increasing surveillance over the remote islands in the Sundarbans and has asked all fishermen to install AIS tracking device in their vessels without which they will be treated as suspicious. "All boats, trawlers and ships have been instructed...

Andhra Pradesh: Demonetisation deprives consumers of tilapia delicacy by V V L N Rao December 05, 2016   |  Source: The Hans India  | Copyright: 2016 Hyderabad Media House Limited/The Hans India.

Demonetisation has impacted the marketing of the Tilapia fish (Koyya Pippali in Telugu) being cultivated through Cage Culture in Pedderu Reservoir of V Madugula mandal in Visakhapatnam district. With markets on a low, the fish which has reached harvest...

Kerala: Blue revolution, a bane for Kerala by Salim Joseph December 05, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India City  | Copyright: 2016 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

Kerala's fisheries sector is staring at a big loss after the Centre re duced the allocations for various centralsector schemes (CSS) that are now bundled under `Blue Revolution'.The much-hyped project for integrated development and management of fisheries...

Tamil Nadu: Fishermen delegation to meet Fisheries minister, Tamilisai December 05, 2016   |  Source: Webindia123  | Copyright: Suni Systems (P) Ltd, 2000 - 2016.

A delegation of fishermen leaders of five coastal districts would meet Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D.Jayakumar and BJP State President Tamilisai Soundararajan on December 5 at Chennai to discuss various issues being faced by the fisher folk. Disclosing ...

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