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Even a of pollution in Ganga is matter of concern: NGT 21.5.2019 PTI: All news
Even a of pollution in Ganga is matter of concern: NGT
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Blood camp 16.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Blood camp
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MEIL Completed 130 Projects in FY-19 16.5.2019 PTI: All news
MEIL Completed 130 Projects in FY-19
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Lakhimpur DC holds meet with NEEPCO officials 15.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Lakhimpur DC holds meet with NEEPCO officials
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Villagers trying to divert Pagladiya to save themselves from erosion 12.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Villagers trying to divert Pagladiya to save themselves from erosion
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River interrupted! 12.5.2019 The Shillong Times
By Madhumita Mookerji Water is fast becoming as precious as gold in many regions of the world today due to shortage. Environmentalists warn that unless water is used more sagaciously when there is still time, the world may suffer from a water-crisis as never seen before. There are few people to tell us to turn […]
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NF Railway urged to stop rail project in Manipur 11.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
NF Railway urged to stop rail project in Manipur
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Delhi will be free of air, water pollution in 3 years: Nitin Gadkari 9.5.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The government, he said had taken up projects worth Rs 50,000 crore to decongest Delhi.
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HC disapproves of Haryana's pre-condition for release of water to Delhi 9.5.2019 PTI: All news
HC disapproves of Haryana's pre-condition for release of water to Delhi
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'Stop terrorism or face consequences,' Gadkari warns Pakistan 8.5.2019
Amritsar: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari warned Pakistan on Wednesday that India will not hesitate to stop water of rivers flowing to that country if Islamabad does not end its support to terrorism. "The Union government is already making a road map to stop water of rivers flowing from India into Pakistan," he said. Gadkari was speaking while campaigning for Amritsar BJP candidate Hardeep Puri. The minister said that the government is planning to build six water dams in Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan and this step would solve the water problem enormously. "There was water treaty between India and Pakistan in 1960 and its basis was peaceful relations, but if the present face of terrorism is not changed, in such circumstances, India wouldn't take much time to take the harsh decision of stopping river water to Pakistan," the BJP leader said. He said that the excess water will be given to Punjab and Haryana to address shortage in agriculture. On river water ...
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'Stop terrorism or face consequences,' Gadkari warns Pakistan 8.5.2019 The Asian Age | Home
The Union government is already making a road map to stop water of rivers flowing from India into Pakistan: Gadkari.
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Khammam: Tahsildars told to collect info on water bodies 8.5.2019
Khammam: District is located in a semi-arid area and it has predominantly hot and dry climate. The sixth minor irrigation census has stressed that the collecting of information on water bodies should be acute and detailed. The tahsildars were asked to play a key role in collecting the information, which will be very important to Telangana in shaping the state as Bangaru Telangana. All natural or man-made units bound on all sides with some or no masonry work and used for storing water for irrigation or other purposes including  industrial, pisciculture, domestic, drinking, recreation, religious and ground water recharge, would be treated as water bodies in this Census. These are known by different names like tank, reservoirs, ponds and bundhies. Water bodies are areas of water, both salty and fresh, large and small, which are distinct from one another in various ways. Smaller accumulations of water, such as puddles or swimming pools are not usually referred to as water bodies in the geographical ...
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Rising water of Subansiri posing threat to Lakhimpur villages 7.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rising water of Subansiri posing threat to Lakhimpur villages
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Chennai: Spl wing to protect water bodies, remove encroachments 5.5.2019
Chennai: Observing that our grandfathers saw water in rivers, our fathers in wells, the present generation in taps and our children only in bottles, the Madras high court said "we should not make our grandchildren see it in capsules." Coming down heavily on the poor utilisation of water resources and neglect of water bodies in the state, the court directed the state  government to constitute a special wing in the public works department, with the chief secretary as chairman, to remove all encroachments in water bodies etc with the assistance of the police and of the military if assistance is not provided by the police. The court was hearing a petition by V B R Menon, an advocate of the high court, which sought direction from the court for installing appropriate water management systems based on standard specifications, modern technology and GPS-based instruments to achieve optimum utilisation of all water bodies situated within the city of Chennai and its suburban areas. The bench noted ...
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Coimbatore: Desilt water bodies in Sulur, urges users association 5.5.2019
Coimbatore: Assembly by-elections will be held in the Thiruparankundram, Ottapidaram, Aravakurichi and Sulur constituencies on May 19. Ahead of the bypolls, members of the "Athikadavu Kousika River Development Association" have released a set of demands for candidates contesting elections for Sulur. Of the various demands, association members have focused on water bodies demanding that the waterways and the paths of the waterways of water bodies that come within the Sulur assembly constituency be desilted, besides check dams across the water bodies be rejuvenated. As far as the Avinashi-Athikadavu groundwater recharge scheme is concerned, members of the association have demanded that water bodies in the Neelambur, Chinniyampalayam, Arasoor, Kaniyoor and Mudhalipalayam are added to the second phase of the groundwater treatment plan of the scheme. For Somanur, the association has demanded that a government hospital with basic facilities is constructed and infrastructure at the Somanur railway ...
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3 missing persons still untraced Manipur storm 2.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
3 missing persons still untraced Manipur storm
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CM takes stock of work on water supply project 1.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
CM takes stock of work on water supply project
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Sonowal asks JICA to commission Ist phase water supply project by October 30.4.2019 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday took stock of progress of ongoing construction work of Greater Guwahati Water Supply Project being implemented by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and directed the agency to commission first phase of the project before October this year. Chief Minister Sonowal during his visit to the project site […]
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Work resumption reports in LSHEP worry people in downstream areas 30.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Work resumption reports in LSHEP worry people in downstream areas
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Battling water woes of worst kind, 5 UP villages boycott elections 29.4.2019 PTI: All news
Battling water woes of worst kind, 5 UP villages boycott elections
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