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Three Gorges Dam is safe, say China officials, dismissing online rumours 10.7.2019 DNA
China's controversial Three Gorges Dam, the world's biggest hydropower project, is structurally sound, officials said, denying rumours on social media it was at risk of collapse.
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Centre's green panel nod to Telangana's Rs 2,121 cr dam project on Godavari 30.6.2019 deccanchronicle.com
The green panel has recommended the EC to the proposed project with some conditions, the sources added.
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TN CM Palaniswami calls on Prime Minister Modi, discusses projects 16.6.2019 DNA
Palaniswami sought Modi's intervention in setting up a 400 million litres per day desalination plant at Perur (near Coimbatore) costing Rs 6,078 crore.
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‘Was Sardar Sarovardam also an ATM?’ 3.4.2019 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
It seems Modi still hates A.P., says Uma
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Where finding water is a daily struggle 2.4.2019 Hindu: Health
With borewells running dry and tankers in short supply, the crisis is expected to have poll ramifications
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In Sharavati region, a 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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A 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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Candidates told to focus on eco-conservation 31.3.2019 Hindu: National
Save Pampa from pollution: PPS
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Mettur Dam surplus water scheme will be implemented: Anbumani 31.3.2019 Hindu: Coimbatore
Anbumani Ramadoss, who is seeking re-election from the Dharmapuri Lok Sabha constituency, promised that the Mettur Dam surplus water scheme will be i
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Connectivity, a bridge too far for water-locked Odisha villages 31.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
Residents say parties make promises but don’t implement them
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Linking Godavari-Cauvery to be prioritised: CM 31.3.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
State government plans to desilt lakes to tap rainwater, construct check dams to raise water table
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‘Use Kaleshwaram water to fill tanks’ 30.3.2019 Hindu: Fitness
Chief Minister reviews progress of work
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Mekedatu issue pushed to background this polls 30.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
THANJAVUR With just little over two weeks left for the electorate in Tamil Nadu to decide who should they vote for, a prime inter-State issue — Karnat
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‘Nobody has the right to change river’s natural flow’ 29.3.2019 Hindu: Health
Environmentalist says plan to interlink rivers in india is quesionable
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Curb pollution in storm water drains: green tribunal 28.3.2019 Hindu: News
Noida authority, Uttar Pradesh pollution board directed to take necessary steps
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Tamil Nadu farmers agitated over not getting water even as Cauvery flows in... 21.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Tamil Nadu farmers agitated over not getting water even as Cauvery flows in...
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Friday's rain pours hope for Gujarat farmers 18.8.2018 DNA: Urban Tales
The rains on Friday poured a major relief for farmers, especially those sowing kharif across Gujarat. The rains that lashed the state after 21 days also brought fresh water into the dams at the catchment areas in Narmada and Tapi rivers. According to a recent weekly report of the state agriculture department, the state witnessed sowing of 72.28 lakh hectare, which is about 84% of the seasonal average of over 85 lakh hectare. However, it does not take care of sowing damaged to due flooding and shortage of water. Whatever was left was also at a risk of damage. Reports of damage to cotton in Saurashtra region and groundnut in north Gujarat have started pouring in due to inadequate rains. Nikul Patel of Dadhaliya – Umedpur village of Arvalli district said that the plants of groundnut are turning yellowish. Moreover, sowing was also infected by 'Dor' insects, which eats away the roots of the crop. Farmers are trying to save the crop by spraying more insecticides. "There was a fear that about 50% of the sowing ...
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Kerala floods: Kochi airport shut till Saturday, flights diverted to T... 16.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Kerala floods: Kochi airport shut till Saturday, flights diverted to T...
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Watch: Indian Navy's flight divers heroically airlift stranded people 16.8.2018 DNA: Popular News
Indian Navy has commneced the airlift operations in Trichur, Aluva and Muvattupuzha area. The airlift operation by Indian Navy has so far rescued 36 people stranded in the state. People are being airlifted and are being sheltered in the naval base. Food and water are also being planned to drop.  The death toll from the fresh spell of monsoon fury since August 8 has risen to 75. A red alert has been sounded in 12 of the 14 districts. Massive landslide killed eight more people in Palakkad district of Kerala on Thursday even as there was no let-up in the torrential rains in the state where additional defence teams have been rushed to scale up rescue and relief operations. Rise in flood waters in Periyar river due to continuous rains and opening of all shutters of all major dams including Mullaperiyar, Cheruthoni, part of Idukki reservoir, and Idamalayar, have severely hit life of people in the downstream areas.  The Supreme Court on Thursday termed as "grave" the flood situation in Kerala and agreed to hear ...
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Kerala floods 2018: State disaster fund releases list of WhatsApp, landline numbers to contact 16.8.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
The situation continues to look grim in Kerala with rains hitting several districts of the state. For those interested in helping those in need, click here . The toll in rain and flood-related incidents in Kerala climbed to 67 with 25 deaths reported on Wednesday. Some carriers announced cancellation and diversion of flights in and out of Kochi after suspension of operations at the airport till Saturday. Late Wednesday, however, Kerala State Disaster Management Authority, shared some numbers that you can reach out to in case of assistance. Each district has a designated number for it. KOCHI METRO SERVICES SUSPENDED Meanwhile,  the public transport system collapsed in many parts of central Kerala with the Southern Railways and Kochi Metro today suspending their operations due to floods. Rise in flood waters in Periyar river due to continuous rains and opening of all shutters of all major dams including Mullaperiyar, Cheruthoni, part of Idukki reservoir, and Idamalayar, have severely hit life of people in ...
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