User: sailendram Topic: Water
Category: Groundwater Manangement
Last updated: Dec 10 2018 21:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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1st International Conference on Sustainable Water Management inaugurated at Mohali today 10.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Governor of Himachal Pradesh, Shri Acharya Devvrat said that water - a source of life and a gift of nature to the mankind needs to be conserved and saved at all costs in all possible ways with collective efforts by one and all at all levels in an integrated and sustainable manner.
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Climate change is making soil saltier, forcing farmers worldwide to find new livelihoods 8.12.2018 Scroll.in
India’s rice farmers can expect to lose anywhere between 7% and 89% of their crop to rising soil salinity.
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How Bengaluru’s garbage killed Mavallipura’s environment 8.12.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Mavallipura garbage dump got closed after the court order. It just led to a new 'scientific' landfill close by. That should technically help the village. What does a visit to Mavallipura reveal?
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‘We are not spies’: French journalist booked by Tamil Nadu Police dismisses trespassing charge 6.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Jules Giraudat also says two Indian reporters on police radar did not help him and his colleague enter restricted area in Kanyakumari.
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Nitin Gadkari expresses satisfaction on the progress of Clean Ganga Mission 5.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari today expressed his satisfaction over the positive feedback being received for Clean Ganga Mission and assured the people of the country that their dream of rejuvenated Ganga will soon be fulfilled.
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TN: Protect local reporters in case against French journalists, media action group urges authorities 3.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
D Ananthakumar and M Sriram were assisting the Frenchmen, who allegedly entered the restricted zones in a facility owned by Indian Rare Earths Limited.
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Kanyakumari: TV reporters summoned in connection with trespassing case against French journalists 2.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Tamil Nadu Police booked the two Frenchmen and a priest for allegedly entering restricted zones of the Indian Rare Earths Limited.
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Bhopal gas tragedy: Survivors continue to fight for proper rehabilitation even after 34 years 2.12.2018 Zee News : India National
The survivors of the Bhopal Gas Tragedy continue to demand proper rehabilitation and adequate compensation besides proper medical treatment for ailments caused by the toxic leak, even after 34 years of the incident. 
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In West Bengal’s Gangarampur, at least one member of every household has fluorosis 2.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Villagers claim that they know nothing about the ailment since there were no awareness programs.
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Parliament must debate agriculture crisis, not Ram temple, say farmers marching in Delhi 1.12.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Most farmers said the BJP was using temple politics to distract from pressing matters. Others said they would welcome a Ram temple.
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How villages in Maharashtra learned to coexist peacefully with the growing crocodile population 27.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Sand mining is forcing crocodiles to move closer to human settlements, but thankfully there have been no conflicts.
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In poll-bound Telangana, clean water is still a pipe dream in many villages despite grand projects 26.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Rs 437.91-billion Mission Bhagiratha aims to provide safe drinking water to all but is dogged by gaps in implementation, murmurs of corruption.
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NITI Aayog Organises Capacity Building Programme for Urban Water Management 26.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Organised in collaboration with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF International NITI Aayog organized todaythe Second Phase of Urban Management Programme on ‘Water Recycling and Reuse’.in collaboration with the Singapore Cooperation Enterprise & TF Internationalat India Habitat Centre in the capital today.
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In Tamil Nadu’s coastal hamlets battered by Cyclone Gaja, limping relief effort adds to the misery 25.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
There is an acute shortage of drinking water, most relief camps are able to cook only one meal a day, and children in interior villages are going without milk.
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Illegal mining, real estate, government inaction are swallowing up North India’s ancient Aravallis 22.11.2018 Scroll.in
The mountain range is a rare green lung in Haryana, acts as a barrier to the Thar desert eating into habited areas and facilitates groundwater recharge.
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Alyque Padamsee (1928-2018), the creator of dreamy ads who wanted to make secularism a cool idea 18.11.2018 Scroll.in
He gave generously of his creativity and wealth, and always stood on the side of truth and justice.
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Uma Bharati calls upon villagers on Ganga bank to raise sanitation levels 16.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Uma Bharati  has said that people on the bank of Ganga ned to take proactive charge of maintaining and raising sanitation standards so that the cleaniness of the river can be ensured.
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Why Amit Shah needs Uma Bharati in MP 11.11.2018 Rediff: News
Bundelkhand is thought to be an area where Mayawati has some influence.
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Small wonder: Biologist discovers a blood-red, snake-like fish in Meghalaya 10.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The swamp eel species is different from others in the North East and is more closely related to those found in Kerala.
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Delhi’s polluted air disaster is also a water crisis in disguise 9.11.2018 Scroll.in
Paddy isn’t a natural crop for the Punjab region. Farming operations there are poisoning the air in North India and depleting aquifers.
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