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25-fold rise in water tariff; city may not feel the pinch 20.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Beer, cold drinks likely to get costlier; private townships to be charged five-fold
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The sun powers irrigation pump sets here 20.1.2018 Hindu: National
The State government’s ambitious project ‘Surya Raitha’, which helps farmers to generate electricity to run their irrigation pump (IP) sets, was inaugurated at Harobele in Kanakapura taluk of Ramanag...
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NGT seeks reply on rainwater harvesting 20.1.2018 Hindu: Home
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) sought a response from the Delhi government after a petitioner alleged that the Tribunal’s orders regarding installation of rainwater harvesting systems in schools h...
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Farmers don’t seek free power, but uninterrupted power, says Venkaiah 20.1.2018 Hindu: National
‘Even after 70 years of Independence, nearly 4,000 villages have not been electrified till now’
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HC confirms order to close down all sand quarries 20.1.2018 Hindu: National
Hits out at government for having failed to protect riverbeds; rules that regulating import of sand doesn’t fall under the State’s ambit
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Solar powered agriculture 20.1.2018 Hindu: Opinion
The use of solar pumps for irrigation will undoubtedly help farmers but the reality of depleting ground water resources must not be forgotten (“Towards solar powered agriculture”, January 19). Electri...
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ZP meet sees war of words over Singur water diversion 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Sanjeeva Reddy questions premature water scarcity woes
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Harish moves into top gear, inspects Ranganaiksagar work 19.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
Travels 22 km on motorcycle, addresses farmers’ issues
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Concerted effort to harvest rainwater in Hyderabad 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
1000 structures to be constructed, community resource persons to be roped in to create awareness
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MoEF nod for Sita Rama Lift Irrigation project 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
To help diversion of 1,513 ha forest land to irrigation dept.
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Rockets recovered from open well are from Tipu era: Experts 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
They were found on a farm in a village of Shivamogga district last year
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Naidu calls for action plan to revitalise farming sector 19.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Expressing concern over the agrarian distress affecting millions of farmers across the country, Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for a medium-term and long-term action plan to revitalize the farm sector.
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Bengaluru's Bellandur lake catches fire again, causes worry among residents 19.1.2018 News
The fire was in the middle of the wetlands, fire brigade officials said
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Farmers demand at least three more wettings 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
To save standing paddy crop in double-crop area
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Bellandur ablaze. Again 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Two fires see residents, army and emergency personnel on tenterhooks
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56% smart cities prone to floods: Report 19.1.2018 General News
As much as 56 per cent of smart cities are prone to floods which are responsible for 77 per cent of all disasters in India, a report said on Friday.
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A commendable move 19.1.2018 Hindu: News
Greater Chennai Corporation clears construction debris on Anna Main Road in K.K. Nagar; Metrowater uses open space as water filling point
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An unfinished job 19.1.2018 Hindu: News
Though pipelines have been laid, much of Fourth Avenue Main Road in Anna Nagar continues to be dusty
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Improved Indo-US ties not property of one person, or party in either country: Consul 19.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The improved Indo-US relationship goes back many years and has seen multiple heads of state from different parties in both countries and the shared bond is no longer the property of one person, or party on either side, US Consul General for Mumbai Edgard Kagan said on Friday.
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Venkaiah Naidu unveils 12-point agenda to spur agricultural growth 19.1.2018 Hindu: Karnataka
Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said farmers are finding agriculture as an unattractive profession because of low and stagnated income and productivity. “The agrarian distress is character...
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