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7 states saw drop in rainfall in last 30 years 9.3.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
Seven states — Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Nagaland — have shown “significant decreasing trends” in annual rainfall in the last 30 years and many parts of the country witnessed increase in number of “dry days” during the monsoon season which adversely affected groundwater recharges in these regions.
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Kerala flood mitigation: Chengannur canal case study 6.3.2020 Downtoearth
Ensuring flow in state’s blocked-out waterways can help prevent floods; public participation is important 
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Water-stressed in India: Thoothukudi farmers suffer from salinity 4.3.2020 Downtoearth
Several residents in district's Sathankulam block have shifted to nearby cities 
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Salt water intrusion behind failing yield in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi 4.3.2020 Downtoearth
Several residents in district's Sathankulam block have shifted to nearby cities 
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Lighting up the fields: How electricity can help irrigation 3.3.2020 Downtoearth
Over the years, inaccurate estimations of electricity consumption have led to untargeted approaches being applied to optimise power sector
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (March 2, 2020) 2.3.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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Hazards of using fertilisers in Punjab 2.3.2020 Downtoearth
Studies have pegged consumption of phosphatic fertilizers in Punjab at ten times higher than the national average
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (February 28, 2020) 28.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (February 27, 2020) 27.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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‘Groundwater with high fluoride, arsenic contents harmful to humans’ 26.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
‘Groundwater with high fluoride, arsenic contents harmful to humans’
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Alarming dip in groundwater levels in 11 Bihar districts: Report 24.2.2020 Downtoearth
Groundwater level in Katihar, Begusarai at 25 & 24 ft respectively
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Do you want to cut your Carbon footprint after death? 19.2.2020 Downtoearth
Recompose offers human composting, or natural organic reduction as a greener alternative to burial, cremation
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (February 18, 2020) 18.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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It is my dream that every individual gets pure water at home: Kamal Nath 13.2.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, The Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that in the coming time, availability of water is the biggest challenge before the society and government.  All of us together will be able to face this challenge. He further said that it is his dream that every individual should get pure water at home itself.  It is certain to achieve, if everyone also cherish so. Kamal Nath was addressing the National Water Convention in respect of Right to Water Act, organized under the joint aegis of Madhya Pradesh Government and Jal-Jan Jodo Andolan at Minto hall. Water and Environment Experts and Social Activists from 25 states are participating in the convention. Discussions on the proposed ‘Right to Water’ subject will take place during the convention. The Chief Minister said that water crisis is increasing due to our negligence and lack of understanding, which will become more serious in future.  He stated that at the international platform during the Earth Summit in 1982, he had raised the issue that the environment ...
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Every drop counts: How a cooperative turned 250 acres of Dharmapuri green 10.2.2020 Downtoearth
Cooperative forest in Tamil Nadu’s drought-prone area an example of the power of water conservation
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Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (February 1-7, 2020) 9.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal through the week     
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Daily Court Digest: Major environment orders (February 5, 2020) 5.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal
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World Wetlands Day celebrated 4.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
World Wetlands Day celebrated
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Union Budget 2020-2021: Tap-water to all might remain a pipe dream 2.2.2020 Downtoearth
Jal Jeevan Mission receives only a marginal impetus 
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Economic Survey 2019-20: Agriculture growth stagnant in last 6 years 31.1.2020 Downtoearth
Document emphasises sustainable agricultural practices to support farmers and avert water crisis
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