User: sailendram Topic: Water
Category: Groundwater Manangement
Last updated: Aug 17 2019 12:17 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Chennai Buzz: Water situation improves | Lake clean ups | Plans for Metro Phase 2… and more 17.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
What exactly is the water scenario in the city now? Shall the rains continue long enough? Why are eateries and food vendors under the scanner of the Chennai collectorate? And what can we expect from Metro Phase 2? A quick compilation of some important news from the week gone by.
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UPSSSC 2019 Boring Technician Recruitment: Application process for 486 vacancies begins 15.8.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The last day to apply for the Boring Technician position for Minor Irrigation Department is September 4th, 2019.
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In photos: How temple tanks are helping the city conserve rain water 13.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Most temples in Chennai and suburbs were designed to include tanks, that help to collect rainwater and recharge the groundwater in neighbouring areas. Take a look at some of these tanks today to see how they are preparing to catch and save water as the rains arrive.
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Jal shakti Ministry lays roadmap to revive springs across country 13.8.2019 DNA
Nearly 200 million people depend on spring water which is 15% of the population
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‘All went into water’: As Pakistan’s Indus delta sinks, families are migrating en masse 11.8.2019 Scroll.in
Villagers cannot farm or fish and have no freshwater, thanks to sea level rise and dams upstream.
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Vice President calls for structural reforms in the agricultural sector to make agriculture profitable and sustainable; 10.8.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for introducing structural reforms in the agricultural sector along with financial assistance schemes like Direct Benefit Transfer to make agriculture profitable and sustainable.
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Bengaluru marches to promote scientific temper 10.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Around 200 scientists, teachers and citizens participated in a march in the city today, to promote scientific temper. Taking science to common citizens, solutions to Bengaluru's water crisis were among the topics discussed at the event
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Despite plentiful rains and rivers, why does India rank among world’s most water-stressed nations? 8.8.2019 Scroll.in
Apart from India, all 17 countries facing the highest level of water stress belong to arid or semi-arid regions.
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Does the National Capital Region need another airport, even if it comes at great ecological cost? 7.8.2019 Scroll.in
The Rs 16,000 crore project, just 70 km from the Delhi airport, is being built over wetlands that are home to Sarus cranes, peacocks and blackbucks.
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Do we really need an airport in Noida at the cost of 63 wetlands and the biodiversity in them? 7.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Over 63 wetlands and habitats of Sarus cranes, peacocks and blackbucks will be affected by the construction of the Noida International Greenfield Airport, just 70 km away from New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.
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Chennai Buzz: Flood mitigation project | Waste and sewage treatment plans | Cauvery to the rescue 5.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Waste, water and climate -- catch some of the latest and most important headlines on these critical issues that will definitely impact life in the city.
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Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei 5.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Regulation Necessary for sustainable Sand Mining: P Vaiphei
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Govt taking all necessary steps to address sand mining issue: Shyamkumar 3.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Govt taking all necessary steps to address sand mining issue: Shyamkumar
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High Court holds Govt responsible for illegal quarrying 2.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
High Court holds Govt responsible for illegal quarrying
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Water resources department to identify potential quarry sites 2.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Water resources department to identify potential quarry sites
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14 hours bandh against HC order affect normal life in Imphal 2.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
14 hours bandh against HC order affect normal life in Imphal
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Manipur bandh today 1.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur bandh today
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ASLAM rallies 1.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
ASLAM rallies
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CM eyes to regulate mining/quarrying 1.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM eyes to regulate mining/quarrying
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CM convenes meeting to discuss the issue of sand mining; labourers continue protest, stage rally 1.8.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CM convenes meeting to discuss the issue of sand mining; labourers continue protest, stage rally
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