User: arghyam Topic: Water
Category: All-Channels :: WaterBodies
Last updated: Dec 18 2017 22:54 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 9,515    
Stink in Bellandur lake has gone up 18.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Residents attribute it to diversion of untreated sewage from two upstream lakes
Also found in: [+]
Mission black clam deposits 18.12.2017 Hindu: News
Protecting the lake to ensure the livelihood of thousands of fishermen
Also found in: [+]
Lone great white pelican a visual treat 18.12.2017 Hindu: Home
It has a distinctive beauty to watch compared with the other migratory birds
Also found in: [+]
Villagers block road; police use force to disperse them 17.12.2017 Hindu: Home
A 15-year-old boy injured in the melee
Also found in: [+]
Saving lake and livelihood 15.12.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Fishermen have removed hundreds of sacks of plastics from Vembanad
Also found in: [+]
Bala Vikasa founders honoured 14.12.2017 Hindu: News
Bala Theresa Singareddy and her husband Andre Gingras were awarded the “Meritorious Service Decoration” award by Governor General of Canada.Ms. Bala Theresa Singareddy, a native of Reddypalem, in Wara...
Also found in: [+]
Muslims, Jains and Dalits extend support to Lingayat cause 11.12.2017 தி இந்து - முகப்பு
‘Basaveshwara’s ideals largely match with the belief of Islam and Ambedkar’
Also found in: [+]
New tanks in fourth phase of Mission Kakatiya 11.12.2017 Hindu: News
First stage approval given for 10 new minor irrigation tanks so far
Also found in: [+]
Mothe’s water woes to end soon? 11.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Officials say Godavari water will be diverted to CM’s adopted village in 15 days
Also found in: [+]
Woman kills self with 2-yr-old girl 10.12.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
In a tragic case, a woman took her life and that of a two-year-old daughter by jumping into a water tank in the Ratnali Nadi village of Bhimda in Baitu police station area of Barmer district. Although reason behind suicide is not clear, the villagers said that the woman was mentally ill. According to the police, Chandravati w/o Prahalad Ram, resident of Ratnali Nadi of Bhimda village of Baitu, was going for a condolence meeting at her relative’s place with some women. However, Chandravati was left behind. When the other women looked back, they did not find her. When women looked in a water tank they found Chandravati and her daughter struggling to remain afloat. The women shouted for help and the villagers pulled them out and took them to Bhimda Hospital where they were declared dead. The family members brought both bodies to the house and informed the police. Article ...
Also found in: [+]
Most Puducherry lakes boast of brimming storage 8.12.2017 Hindu: Cities
Officials assess the damage to Commandamedu bed dam wall that was breached on the Cuddalore side
Also found in: [+]
State govt., corporate houses sign 34 MoUs to develop villages 7.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Big businesses commit ₹335 crore for social development in State
Also found in: [+]
Building collapse toll up 7.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Narayanasamy visits Thondamanatham, gets hostile reception
Also found in: [+]
Crowdsourcing heritage list, the democratic way 6.12.2017 deccanherald.com
Citizens identify and compile a comprehensive list of heritage buildings, structures and traditions in every BBMP ward. The list then gets filtered, analysed and routed to the state government for formulating a planned heritage conservation strategy. This is the big idea behind a new public campaign slowly gaining traction, both offline and online. Conceptualised as part of the #HeritageBeku campaign, this crowdsourcing initiative is about democratising heritage conservation, a bottom-up approach. "Unless you have lived in a particular place/ward, you will never notice the heritage value of the location. It could be a building, a tree, a lake or even a location rooted in local history," explains civic activist Priya Chetty-Rajagopal. Compilation of the heritage list will take two routes: A formal approach that involves the ward corporator, and an informal, participatory route where active citizens are invited to share their list. "The plan is to get citizens who want to be on the ward committees lead ...
Also found in: [+]
Hundreds visit Sabarimala temple 6.12.2017 Hindu: Home
Hundreds of pilgrims offered prayers at the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala amid tight security arrangements against the backdrop of the anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition on Wednesday. The dev...
Also found in: [+]
Little focus on waterbodies that are upstream of Bellandur, Varthur lakes 6.12.2017 Hindu: News
Doddanekundi lake, which was rejuvenated at a cost of ₹10 crore, continues to be polluted
Also found in: [+]
Protests rage at Chellanam 4.12.2017 Hindu: Kochi
Residents affected by sea incursion stage blockade raising a host of demands
Also found in: [+]
Recharge hubs are a big draw in Cyclone Ockhi blacked out Kanyakumari district 3.12.2017 Hindu: News
The saying oor koodi ther izhuthal (when the village comes together to pull the temple car) in Tamil aptly describes unity. In Ockhi-hit Kanyakumari district, people have come together to recharge m...
Also found in: [+]
Moving house to the middle of nowhere 3.12.2017 Hindu: Home
As the Chennai Corporation evicts and relocates slum dwellers, the affected say they have been left high and dry
Also found in: [+]
Thanks to Ockhi, seasonalrainfall turns above-normal 3.12.2017 Hindu: Home
But city reservoirs are only half full; inflow likely to increase
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 9,515