User: arghyam Topic: Water
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15 wards in north Madurai to get underground drainage system 21.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
A ₹400-crore project is on the cards to build UGD system to added wards on south side of the Vaigai
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Mahadayi: SC passes interim order allowing State’s plea to notify award 21.2.2020 Hindu: News
Yediyurappa describes it as victory; Jarkiholi says it was ‘realisation of the dreams of farmers of NK’
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Greens oppose sand-mining 20.2.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
‘Extracting sand deposits will do more harm than good to Pampa’
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A mood of celebration over apex court’s direction 20.2.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Pending demand is finally fulfilled: Pralhad Joshi
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TS has doubled its power generation capacity: Vinod Kumar 20.2.2020 Hindu: Fitness
All steps to realise K. Chandrasekhar Rao’s vision, says Planning Board Vice Chairman
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NSP water released for yasangi 20.2.2020 Hindu: Cities
As per the decision taken at the District Irrigation Advisory Board meeting, water from Nizam Sagar Project was released for yasangi cultivation on Th
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Mission to beautify Krishna, Godavari canals 20.2.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy launches website
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Residents of multi-storeyed buildings told to adopt rainwater harvesting 19.2.2020 Hindu: Mangalore
‘Taking it up will help increase water table and people will feel a sense of responsibility for usage of water, while helping address water scarcity’
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Godavari should be seen as a resource: Rajendra Singh 19.2.2020 Hindu: National
‘It is appalling to see the severity of pollution in the river’
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Ahead of Trump’s India visit, UP releases water in Yamuna to mask its foul smell 19.2.2020 Scroll.in
The United States president is set to visit Ahmedabad and New Delhi on February 24 and 25, and may also visit Agra.
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What (or who) is the Ganga? Bidisha Banerjee travelled the length of the river to write this book 19.2.2020 Scroll.in
An excerpt from ‘Superhuman River: Stories of the Ganga’.
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How ‘nature-based’ transformation of Mylapore tank area could ease Chennai’s water problems 14.2.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
A collective comprised of domain experts and designers have come together under the banner 'City of 1000 Tanks' to work towards water security in the city. Citizen Matters spoke to Sudheendra NK of Madras Terrace, a member organisation, on the plans in place.
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Bellandur-Varthur lake rejuvenation is causing irreversible damage, need course correction, say environmentalists 12.2.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Environmentalists, in an open letter to the government, pointed out that draining and desilting the toxic Bellandur and Varthur lakes would have severe impacts. They urge the government to hold an Environment Impact Assessment beforehand
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Despite statewide ban, Mumbai still has miles to go before it can be plastic-free 11.2.2020 Citizen Matters
In March 2018, Maharashtra imposed a blanket ban on the use of plastic in the state, particularly in Mumbai. Almost two years later, the city still finds itself grappling with plastic waste, largely due to patchy implementation by BMC and inadequate attention to processing of discarded plastic.
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2 certificate courses commence at RFRI 11.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
2 certificate courses commence at RFRI
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In Dehradun, Modi’s promise of a ‘smart city’ remains unfulfilled amid crumbling infrastructure 7.2.2020 Scroll.in
Lush paddy fields have made way for high-rises and once-flowing rivers are now filled with sewage.
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Rally against LSHEP project 7.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
Rally against LSHEP project
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When the upper caste fears a Dalit’s moustache: This Malayalam novel is a work of magic and realism 5.2.2020 Scroll.in
An excerpt from S Hareesh’s novel ‘Moustache’, translated from the Malayalam by Jayasree Kalathil.
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Pollution in Delhi: What the people need and what parties have promised 5.2.2020 Citizen Matters
United Residents Joint Action (URJA), an apex body of 2500 residential welfare associations in the capital, has released ‘People’s Green Manifesto 2020’, which presents 10 key demands of Delhiites to manage air, water and solid waste pollution. But are the contesting parties even in sync?
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Volunteers clean Maklang river in Imphal West dist 5.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
Volunteers clean Maklang river in Imphal West dist
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