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Last updated: May 21 2019 10:31 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Just eight months after the floods, Kerala is reeling from a severe water crisis. What’s gone wrong? 21.5.2019 Scroll.in
Deficient rainfall is to blame but also the widespread destruction of forests, paddy fields and laterite hills.
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Drink enough water to beat heat stroke, dehydration 13.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Drink enough water to beat heat stroke, dehydration
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Chennai Residents Blame Metro Tunnel For Groundwater Depletion 10.5.2019 NDTV News - Latest
As Chennai faces an unprecedented drinking water shortage, residents in many pockets of the city blame the Chennai Metro Rail's underground tunnel for aggravating the crisis.
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Indigenous Peoples, "Guardians Of Nature", Under Siege: Report 7.5.2019 NDTV News - Latest
From Amazon rainforests to the Arctic Circle, indigenous peoples are leveraging ancestral knowhow to protect habitats that have sustained them for hundreds and even thousands of years, according to a...
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Despite more rain over the last decade, Rajasthan’s lakes are running dry. Here’s why 6.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Erratic rainfall patterns, a consequence of climate change, has hurt the state’s agrarian economy.
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PREPAK calls for self-rule on 6th Resist Day 26.4.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
PREPAK calls for self-rule on 6th Resist Day
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West Bengal is set to lose its demographic dividend because it isn’t creating enough jobs 9.4.2019 Scroll.in
Industrialisation has withered and construction has seen a slowdown following demonetisation. This has left thousands of workers without livelihoods.
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More than 40% of India is reeling under drought, but the Centre may not even acknowledge it 4.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government has made the process of declaring drought long and difficult, experts say. So, the ongoing disaster may go officially unannounced.
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Alien invasion: How growth of weeds from outside India is wrecking Assam’s rhino habitats 1.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Parthenium, native to the Americas, alone has a history of damaging local ecosystems in more than 20 countries.
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NGT directs UP pollution board to look into ‘pollution’ by paper mill 1.4.2019 Hindu: Fitness
State pollution board told to furnish action taken report
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‘Desilt and deepen Perumbakkam Periya Eri’ 29.3.2019 Hindu: Fitness
Residents make a demand for a walkers’ pathway and planting of native trees along the bunds of the lake
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Aluva Municipality to impose curbs on water tankers 28.3.2019 Hindu: Kochi
Water tankers’ to be strictly monitored from April 1
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The stakes in water 27.3.2019 Hindu: S & T
Coalition for water security brings together NGOs, scholars, and concerned individuals
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Prevent degradation of ocean and its ecosystem: Vice President 24.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for fully tapping the enormous potential of the Blue Economy for the country to achieve higher economic growth. Observing that the objective of the Blue Economy is to promote smart, sustainable and inclusive growth and employment opportunities through maritime economic activities, the Vice President wanted appropriate programs to be initiated for sustainable harnessing of ocean resources.
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How this Bengaluru apartment cut water consumption by 52% with just three measures 22.3.2019 Citizen Matters
As apartments struggle for water again this summer, a community in east Bengaluru shows how to solve the crisis while saving lakhs of rupees annually
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A Billion Indians Live In Water Scarce Areas: Report 21.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
As many as one billion people in India live in areas of physical water scarcity, of which 600 million are in areas of high to extreme water stress, according to a new report.
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1 billion Indians live in water scarce areas: Report 20.3.2019 Sify Finance
As many as one billion people in India live in areas of physical water scarcity, of which 600 million are in areas of high to extreme water stress, according to a new report.
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Groundwater Depletion In India Major Concern, Warns Report 19.3.2019 NDTV News - India-news
India accounts for almost one-fourth of the total groundwater extracted globally, more than that of China and the US combined thus using the largest amount of groundwater 24 per cent of the global...
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The IAF hero awarded the Maha Vir Chakra twice 15.3.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Claude Arpi reveals how Wing Commander Jag Mohan Nath won a second Maha Vir Chakra in the 1965 War.
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Persecuted by law 4.1.2014 syndication.indianexpress.com
Non-Muslims in Pakistan are threatened by both the state and non-state actors.
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