User: sailendram Topic: Water
Category: Management-Approaches :: Conservation
Last updated: May 21 2019 10:23 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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Children learn animal clay modelling 20.5.2019 Central Chronicle
48 underprivileged Children learn animal clay modeling Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Regional Museum of Natural History, Bhopal organized “Animal Clay Model Making Workshop” on the occasion of International Museum Day on May 18, 2019. 48 underprivileged students from various NGOs from Bhopal like children of Shyam Nagar from Parvarish-the Museum School, Children of Ishwar Nagar from Bachpan, […]
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Contrary to 2018, Shimla has enough water today, but will it last? 20.5.2019 Citizen Matters
In the summer of 2018, Shimla's peak tourist season, not a drop flowed in the taps of the town for over a week and thousands of visitors had to leave. May 2019 has seen a remarkable reversal in the water situation, but can the town afford to be complacent?
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World Migratory Bird Day observed 12.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
World Migratory Bird Day observed
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Activists threaten intense agitation against NF railway project 10.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Activists threaten intense agitation against NF railway project
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Global biodiversity is declining ‘more rapidly than ever’, according to an alarming new report 6.5.2019 Scroll.in
Around one million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction, according to research by a team of international experts.
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Jal Sahelis: Women in parched Bundhelkhand villages are leading the charge for water conservation 1.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A network of women is reviving water harvesting techniques and traditional water bodies in the drought-ridden region of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
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Documentary ‘The Secret Life of Frogs’ is about ‘giving a voice to little creatures’ 30.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The film by Ajay and Vijay Bedi will be premiered on Animal Planet on May 1.
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‘Protect Umananda Island’ drive organised 29.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
‘Protect Umananda Island’ drive organised
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Infrastructure and environment battle it out in the maximum city 28.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Several infrastructure projects are coming up in Mumbai, that could irrevocably damage the city's coastline and green spaces. While environmentalists allege that projects were announced without public discussion and ignoring the environmental impact, political parties brush aside these concerns
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Low-carbon, green and climate resilient urban infrastructure is the need of the hour: Vice President 15.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called upon town planners to make sustainable solutions such as harvesting solar energy, enhancing green cover and water conservation an essential part of town planning.
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Modi promises separate Ministry for “Jal Shakti” 13.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Ramanathapuram/Theni Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said there will be a separate ministry for “Jal Shakthi” after his government once again assumes office after this Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a public meeting here, he said after May 23, when the Modi government will once again assume office, there will be a separate Ministry […]
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K N Ramachandran, Sriperumbudur: Ears on the ground but poor record in debates 13.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Sriperumbudur voters, if you are wondering what your MP K N Ramachandran has done in the last five years -- how he used his local area development (MPLAD) funds, or the issues that he raised in Parliament -- here's a report card.
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Vikramaditya college students distributed pots for birds 9.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, National Service Scheme students of Vikramaditya College have kept Sakore (clay vessels) on trees and distributed them to the passers-by in MP Nagar and surroundings to conserve birds by processing awareness rally. Actually, many birds die due to scarcity of food and potable water during summer. Birds have to wander for water till […]
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Sustainable development by optimal harnessing of scarce resources of water, air, energy, land, biodiversity and use of new technologies need of the hour: Durga Shanker Mishra 5.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Green Urban Areas play an important role in the social and natural sustainability and improve quality of life. This was the focus of a National Seminar on “Greenery and Landscaping” organized by the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) here today, as a part of its continued effort for green and clean sustainable development The Seminar was inaugurated by Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.
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Climate change and loss of habitat will push elephants in subcontinent towards Himalayas: Study 3.4.2019 Scroll.in
India and Nepal are home to about 60% of the global population of the Asian elephant.
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Romeo and Juliet get their first date 2.4.2019 Hindu: Gadgets
Endangered Sehuencas water frogs have been living in the same aquarium for a month now
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‘I have focused on water-related issues over the last five years’ 2.4.2019 Hindu: Chennai
AIADMK’s Chennai South candidate claims he helped set up Nemmeli plant
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Water distress 2.4.2019 Hindu: Health
As water sources in south India begin to show signs of severe distress and exploitation, the focus should move to environmentalists who have been stru
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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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