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Category: Water
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Conserving water, the ancient way: on temples and drought management 20.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Tamil Nadu’s temple inscriptions provide some handy drought-management advice
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Farmers lift alluvial soil on their own as officials ‘delay’ nod 15.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Hundreds of farmers in and around Chinnamanur have started lifting alluvial soil from Udaiyankulam, a major irrigation source for 1,000 acres of land on Saturday without waiting for necessary order fr...
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Minister Garneau announces extension of the St. Lawrence Seaway agreement 14.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
OTTAWA, July 14, 2017 : The Government of Canada recognizes that the St. Lawrence Seaway is an important, competitive and sustainable transportation corridor that provides economic opportunities for Canada's middle class.
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Campaign to save Tamirabharani 2.7.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
PMK wants authorities to construct check-dam for every five km
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Barmer officials gear up after Met dept forecasts heavy rain in region 30.6.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Drought in Tamil Nadu mostly man-made’ 30.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Movement to retrieve rivers says State can be self-sufficient in water if sources are managed properly
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China accuses India of disrespecting Bhutan's sovereignty, blocks Kailash yatra via Nathu La Pass 29.6.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
China has warned that future visits of Indian pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar will depend on the resolution of the standoff between the armies of the two neighbours.
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Sikkim road standoff: India, Bhutan have no right to interfere, says China 28.6.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
China opened the Nathu La pass in the Sikkim sector in 2015 for Indian pilgrims to visit Kailash
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Project to beef up lakes, prevent flooding 28.6.2017 Hindu: News
First phase of ₹1,200 crore scheme to restore 18 major waterbodies in Chennai Metropolitan Area
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Public meeting on Oil Exploration at Tupul on 25th June 2017 26.6.2017 Kangla Online
Public meeting on Oil Exploration at Tupul on 25th June 2017
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BJP lines up rivers, Loktak conservation prog 25.6.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
BJP lines up rivers, Loktak conservation prog
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Along Cauvery, burned down by drought and debt 25.6.2017 Hindu: News
Six months after Tamil Nadu was declared drought-hit, farmers across the Delta districts are no longer blaming Karnataka
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Making cities food-smart and secure 23.6.2017 HBL: Opinion
Urban agriculture can get around some of the challenges ever-burgeoning cities will face in the near future
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Farmers in 3 Marathwada villages create oasis in suicide-prone region 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
When massive crop failure and farmers' suicide afflicted the Marathwada region in Maharashtra during the 2012-16 drought, farmers in three villages of Jalna district were not much concerned about the lack of rainfall.
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Cash crunch stalls renovation of temple tanks 22.6.2017 Hindu: Home
For a department that manages over 33,000 temples, lack of funds is something that plagues the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department day-in and day-out. Be it the renovation of a temple...
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‘Communities are the ultimate salvation’ 22.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Various organisations are stressing on the need for community participation in the conservation of temple tanks and even temples themselves. Unless locals become aware that temple tanks help in ground...
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Ganga as a ‘Living Person’: Will it help? 21.6.2017 HBL: Home
The Uttarakhand High Court ruling confers on rivers a right to be restored. But finally, it is a multi-stakeholder exercise
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CM vows to protect agricultural lands and wetlands 21.6.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
CM vows to protect agricultural lands and wetlands
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CM pledges to protect agricultural lands, wetlands 21.6.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
CM pledges to protect agricultural lands, wetlands
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Villagers seek official action to desilt waterbody 20.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Say though it was maintained by PWD, it had not been desilted for nearly 50 years
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