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Time for review 22.3.2020 Downtoearth
The monitoring process measures impact and helps students to work towards change
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World Water Day 2020: How water can be used in the battle against climate change 22.3.2020 Downtoearth
It is an enabling and limiting factor in humanity’s ability to mitigate and adapt to climate change
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Water-stressed in India: Officials in Karnataka’s Chitradurga clueless about JSA 20.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district scored zero in some Jal Shakti Abhiyan indicators
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Water-stressed in India: Curious case of 2 neighbouring Telangana districts 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The contrast in the districts’ JSA rankings was due to proper implementation of schemes
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Water-stressed in India: Experts unfazed over Bengaluru’s dismal JSA ranking 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
Bengaluru’s water woes and rapidly-depleting groundwater reserves led to it getting an abysmal 200th rank
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Water-stressed in India: Ground water mostly neglected in rain-surplus South Goa 19.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district, which receives surplus rainfall, has repaired traditional mud bunds, desiltation of rivers and reviving old canals
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Water-stressed India: Did Jal Shakti Abhiyan help 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
Jal shakti abhiyan was launched to end india’s water woes. did it succeed? A review of the best and worst districts
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Water-stressed in India: Kadapa officials urge bottoms-up approach 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
The Andhra Pradesh district, that was ranked first, could do even better if local officials are given freedom to choose, they say
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A God we must not fail 16.3.2020 Downtoearth
2020 is our make-or-break decade to ensure water security. We need to make water our single-biggest obsession as we know the solutions too
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How the North East uses traditional means to harvest rain water 27.2.2020 Downtoearth
In Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura, people store and harvest rain water through traditional means  
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Every drop counts: How a cooperative turned 250 acres of Dharmapuri green 10.2.2020 Downtoearth
Cooperative forest in Tamil Nadu’s drought-prone area an example of the power of water conservation
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Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (February 1-7, 2020) 9.2.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal through the week     
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Provision of rainwater harvesting made mandatory 9.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
Provision of rainwater harvesting made mandatory
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Bhopal Smart city 29.1.2020 Central Chronicle
On smart city project the various schemes costing Rs.18,000 crores of rupees are going on. Now the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also launched other schemes of Government Housing projects and others schemes costing over Rs.500 crores. Under Government housing 680 houses near TT Nagar Dushara Maidan will be put up. It will be ‘F’ and ‘G’ type Government residences. This areas is also developing an integrated central and command centre. All services of the Small City including parking will be monitored through this centre. The Smart City will have pneumatic waste collection system, dual piping system, solar roof tops, rainwater harvesting system, CCTV, Video Door Phones, children play area, sitting arrangement for elderly people in the garden. Over speeding on the roads of Bhopal will become difficult for the errant drivers of 2-3 and 4 wheelers with the implementation of the Integrated Traffic Management System, specialized cameras installed at the Board Office Square and in the ...
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Bhopal Smart city 26.1.2020 Central Chronicle
On smart city project the various schemes costing Rs.18,000 crores of rupees are going on. Now the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also launched other schemes of Government Housing projects and others schemes costing over Rs.500 crores. Under Government housing 680 houses near TT Nagar Dushara Maidan will be put up. It will be ‘F’ and ‘G’ type Government residences. This areas is also developing an integrated central and command centre. All services of the Small City including parking will be monitored through this centre. The Smart City will have pneumatic waste collection system, dual piping system, solar roof tops, rainwater harvesting system, CCTV, Video Door Phones, children play area, sitting arrangement for elderly people in the garden. Over speeding on the roads of Bhopal will become difficult for the errant drivers of 2-3 and 4 wheelers with the implementation of the Integrated Traffic Management System, specialized cameras installed at the Board Office Square and in the ...
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Bhopal Smart city 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
On smart city project the various schemes costing Rs.18,000 crores of rupees are going on. Now the Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also launched other schemes of Government Housing projects and others schemes costing over Rs.500 crores. Under Government housing 680 houses near TT Nagar Dushara Maidan will be put up. It will be ‘F’ and ‘G’ type Government residences. This areas is also developing an integrated central and command centre. All services of the Small City including parking will be monitored through this centre. The Smart City will have pneumatic waste collection system, dual piping system, solar roof tops, rainwater harvesting system, CCTV, Video Door Phones, children play area, sitting arrangement for elderly people in the garden. Over speeding on the roads of Bhopal will become difficult for the errant drivers of 2-3 and 4 wheelers with the implementation of the Integrated Traffic Management System, specialized cameras installed at the Board Office Square and in the ...
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This green oasis is a drought-proof village in Rajasthan 25.10.2019 Downtoearth
The miracle was brought about mostly through the revival of traditional water-harvesting structures 
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'First conserve, then consume': Mumbai man sets up novel way to save water 9.10.2019 The Asian Age | Home
He explained that the process can keep a check on the various problem that an urban and coastal city like Mumbai faces.
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Extended monsoon, September rain bring succour to Chennai 4.10.2019
With monsoon not showing signs of withdrawal, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has pointed out that this is the longest recorded delayed withdrawal of southwest monsoon. The country has received 10 per cent more rainfall than normal. IMD further said the South Peninsula division comprising Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala,  Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman and Nicobar islands and the Lakshadweep islands has recorded 16 per cent more rainfall. The onset of southwest monsoon was delayed this time, but the extended season brought surplus rainfall and floods in many parts of the country. Besides, there has been loss of lives and crop damage in several states.   Just three months ago, water situation was so grim in Chennai that the state government had to roll out 50 water wagons from Jolarpet station to CMWSSB"s filling point in Villivakkam. After treatment, water was distributed to residents. Several crores of litres of water have been dispatched to the water-starved ...
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Jal Shakti Abhiyan: What can make it more impactful 23.9.2019 Downtoearth
While the government has ambitious plans to solve the ongoing water crisis, there is a need to clearly spell out the scheme’s outcomes and targets
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