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Six Out 9 Major Dams In Marathwada Reel Under Water Shortage 4.10.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
As many as six out of nine major dams that supply water to urban and rural areas in Maharashtra's drought-prone Marathwada region continue to face shortage, the data released by the irrigation...
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India isn’t getting more rainfall, but it is experiencing more floods 8.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Factors such as greenhouse gases, aerosol emissions and extensive changes in land-use have led to extreme weather events, affecting lives and livelihoods.
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Thirsty city tantrums: How Bengaluru’s thirst for water is felt 400 km away 9.8.2019 Citizen Matters
To satiate Bengaluru's unending thirst, water has been diverted from many rivers, including those from the Western Ghats. But these projects are starving local populations of water, and destroying ecosystems
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Indian Navy Mobilises Unprecedented Rescue Effort for Maharashtra and Karnataka Flood Relief and Evacuation 8.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
  With large parts of Maharashtra and Karnataka reeling under extensive flooding of both urban and rural areas caused by incessant rains and consequent overflowing of riverbanks and dams over the last few days, the Western Naval Command of the Indian Navy has mobilised considerable resources to provide assistance to State and District administrations of affected areas.
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Live updates: Rains Batter Maharashtra, Water-Logging On Roads, Tracks 4.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Rains battered Maharashtra leaving two people dead. On Saturday, thousands of passengers remained stranded for hours at stations between Thane and Panvel as train movement was hit on water-logged...
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Flash flood hits many villages in Chirang dist 11.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Flash flood hits many villages in Chirang dist
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‘Neither Gandhi nor Marx’: Devaki Jain on the two forces that might guide India back to justice 6.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
‘Before Midnight’s Children’ have been reduced to dissenters, said Jain at the annual Mahindra Lecture held at Harvard’s Mittal Institute on April 24.
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Overworked and underpaid, India’s ‘gig workers’ are survivors of a flawed economy 7.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
1.5 million drivers work for ride-hailing companies in India. Most have no insurance, no pension plan and no overtime.
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Vice President calls for equitable and people-centred sustainable development 22.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for achieving sustainable development that is equitable and people-centred and stressed the need for efficient and frugal use of natural resources.
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‘India is fighting for her soul’: Arundhati Roy on fascism, Modi and being a writer in today’s world 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘In this blitzkrieg of idiocy, fascist marches, fake-news coups, and what looks like a race toward extinction – what is the place of literature?’
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Only 17% Water Left In Nashik Dams, Say Officials 7.5.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Reservoirs in Maharashtra's Nashik district have only 17 per cent water stock of their total storage capacity as of now, almost nine per cent less compared to last year, officials said on Tuesday.
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Jal Sahelis: Women in parched Bundhelkhand villages are leading the charge for water conservation 1.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A network of women is reviving water harvesting techniques and traditional water bodies in the drought-ridden region of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
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In Gujarat, lands for which Narmada dam was built reel under drought even as factories get water 17.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Farmers say all the water is going to cities and factories while the Kutch and Saurashtra regions are parched.
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Poor air quality to remain a problem in India, despite pollution control policies 31.3.2019 Sify Finance
A recent study has found that more than 674 million Indian citizens are likely to breathe air with high concentrations of PM2.5 in 2030, even if India were to comply with its
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Vice President calls for renewed focus on agribusiness, value addition and diversification of agriculture; 25.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for a renewed focus on agribusiness, value addition and diversification of agriculture to make farming much more sustainable, profitable and rewarding.
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The Government of India, the World Bank and the representatives of Five States sign the Loan Agreement for Additional Financing of $137 Million for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) 8.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The World Bank, the Government of India and representatives of 5 States of Government of India and Implementing Agencies signed here in New Delhi today the Loan Agreement for Additional Financing of $137 Million for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) that will help rehabilitate and modernize over 220 selected large dams in the States of Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand.
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Prime Minister's speech at 'India-ROK Business Symposium' during his visit to Republic of Korea 21.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Your Excellency, Yunmo Sung, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy, Distinguished Business Leaders, Friends, A very good afternoon. I am delighted to meet you all today in Seoul.
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Unparalleled collaboration needed from all nations to ensure sustainable development: Vice President 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Expressing his concern over the unprecedented scale of environmental degradation and its drastic consequences, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all nations to collaborate and cooperate in an equally unparalleled manner to ensure sustainable development.
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Vice President asks political parties to agree on common agenda; 10.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has urged all political parties to agree on a common agenda on vital issues relating to the nation’s progress and security. For that to happen, every politician should rise above narrow and short-term rhetoric, he said.
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India is continuously focussing on equitable, inclusive growth and on bridging income inequalities: Vice President 24.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
‘India is continuously focussing on equitable, inclusive growth and on bridging income inequalities. A number of schemes like Jan Dhan Yojana, Saubhagya and Ujjwala stand testament to the core values of inclusiveness that India adheres to’, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said, in Chennai today.
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