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Fluoride-hit Rajupalem thirsts for a few pots of safe drinking water 22.6.2018 Hindu: National
One or two persons from every family suffer from fluorosis and are bedridden
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Blame game over attack on AAP MLA 22.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Cong. accuses Sandoa of extortion
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AAP MLA assaulted by Punjab sand mafia 21.6.2018 Hindu: National
CM Amarinder Singh seeks detailed report on the incident
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Acid leak at copper smelter in Tamil Nadu severe, can lead to serious envir... 20.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Acid leak at copper smelter in Tamil Nadu severe, can lead to serious envir...
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Lakes of Coimbatore come alive after the monsoons 20.6.2018 Hindu: Internet
The lakes are brimming and the birds have returned to roost. Despite a good South West Monsoon, is everything really okay?
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Cautious optimism over kuruvai prospects in delta region 20.6.2018 Hindu: Health
Farmers feel that they have a realistic chance of going in for the crop even if opening of Mettur reservoir is delayed
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Rajasthan’s ranking improves in water management index 20.6.2018 DNA: Money
In terms of water conservation and restoration of groundwater levels, Rajasthan has registered maximum improvement across the country. Niti Aayog in its latest governing council meeting headed by prime minister Narendra Modi lauded the efforts of Raje government while mentioning Mukhyamantri Jal Swavlamban Scheme (MJSA). Sriram Vedire, chairperson of Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Authority of Rajasthan government while talking to scribes on Tuesday, informed about the achievements in water conservation works done in last four years. “Rajasthan has improved its ranking in the NITI Aayog’s composite water management index as a result of the restoration of surface water bodies and other works done under MJSA. The desert state was ranked 13th in the country in the base year (financial year 2015-16) which was improved to 10th in the FY 2016-17. The improvisation in ranking is the highest across the country,” said Vedire. He said Aayog conducted assessment of performance in water resources ...
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Mixed response to proposal to get water from Linganamakki dam 20.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
One argument is for Bengaluru to harness its resources instead of diverting river water from other regions
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Lessons in water conservation 19.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
KSLMA initiative to cover 10 lakh families
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On a mission to avert monsoon woes 19.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
PWD will desilt 20 tanks and 32 ponds and clear weeds from canals ahead of the rains
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Govt. begins registration for permits to import sand 18.6.2018 Hindu: News
Curbing illegal sand mining and regulating import are the objectives of the move
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HC notice on supply of water to Kolar, Chikkaballapura 18.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The water comes from Sewerage Treatment Plants in Bengaluru
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Sow early maturing paddy varieties: PAU 18.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
‘Sowing time can be aligned with monsoon’
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Haryana directive on flood safety 18.6.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
A senior Haryana bureaucrat on Sunday directed the officers concerned to complete all kinds of arrangements to avoid dangers of possible floods during
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Parched or polluted: on India's water crisis 18.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Urgent reforms are needed to deal with the acute water stress in most of India
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Accent on harvesting rainwater 18.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Lieutenant Governor urges PWD to work with Pondicherry University to recharge water table
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Govt institutions yet to pay building tax dues 17.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The city Corporation is making yet another attempt to collect the outstanding building tax amount from various State government institutions located
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HC delivers split verdict in case against bottling unit 17.6.2018 Hindu: News
Now, the Chief Justice will pass appropriate orders
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Two more check-dams coming up soon across Kosasthalaiyar river 17.6.2018 Hindu: Home
The Korattur anicut, damaged during the 2015 floods, is finally getting attention
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Ahmedabad: Drone tech helps in busting Rs 6.25 cr sand mining racket 16.6.2018 DNA: Top News
In a major operation, the Ahmedabad district administration has busted a sand mining racket in which sand worth more than Rs 6 crore was allegedly illegally mined. An official press release said that checks were conducted in Gyaspur on Wednesday by a team of government officials after drone surveillance over the past few days revealed that illegal sand mining was taking place in the area. The release said that people involved in the illegal operations fled from the scene when the team reached there but left behind vehicles that were being used for digging and ferrying sand. Investigations revealed that the machine used for sand mining is owned by Bhavan Bharwad, against whom several cases of illegal mining were also registered in the past. Initial estimates suggest that sand worth Rs6.25 crore had been illegally mined from the Gyaspur plot measuring 2.36 hectare, the release said. District collector Vikrant Pandey told DNA that this is the first case of illegal mining busted with the aid of drone ...
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