Government to add coast, transport and health missions to climate plan | India News

NEW DELHI: Seeking to expand its activities in different sectors to achieve the country’s updated climate action targets, the government has decided to add three new ‘missions’ — on coastal ecosystem, human health and sustainable transport — to implement its existing National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC), taking the total number of such dedicated […]

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Priests oppose gold plating of Kedarnath walls | India News

DEHRADUN: A section of priests in Kedarnath have opposed the gold plating of the walls inside the sanctum sanctorum of the Himalayan temple saying it amounted to tampering with its centuries-old traditions. Pilgrimage priests (teerth purohits) opposing the gold plating are incensed that the use of big drilling machines in the process are damaging the […]

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