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Last updated: Feb 19 2019 10:37 IST RSS 2.0
 
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ICAR and Fisheries Department push for improving fish production in Manipur 19.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
ICAR and Fisheries Department push for improving fish production in Manipur
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A 19th century plan involving the Godavari was designed to ‘throw open all of India to all China’ 18.2.2019 Scroll.in
This excerpt from Sunil Amrith’s ‘Unruly Waters’ also gives an account of the formation of the Ganges Canal.
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PM visits Dhule in Maharashtra; unveils several development projects 16.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, visited Dhule in Maharashtra today. He unveiled multiple projects in the state. Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of Maharashtra, Union Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari, Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Union Minister of State for Defence and CM of Maharashtra Shri Devendra Fadnavis was also present on the occasion.
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Polluted river stretches increase in Northeastern States 14.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Polluted river stretches increase in Northeastern States
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Fifth International Dam Safety Conference to be Held on 13-14 February at Bhubaneswar 12.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The 5th International Dam Safety Conference–2019 is being held during 13 and 14 February 2019 in Bhubaneswar as a joint initiative of the Government of India, Government of Odisha and the World Bank under aegis of the ongoing World Bank assisted Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) as a part of institutional strengthening.
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10 Gharials were brought to Van Vihar, only one escaped 12.2.2019 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Gharials are only found in India and Nepal in Asian Continent Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Efforts are being going on to save the world’s most endangered species. For this 10 Gharials were brought to Van Vihar National Park 32 years ago. Now only one of them is left. This means that instead of increase in this species, […]
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Cleaning of River Ganga 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Cleaning of river is a continuous process and the Government of India is supplementing the efforts of the State Governments in addressing the challenges of pollution of river Ganga (including its tributaries and Yamuna) by providing financial and technical assistance.
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Schemes providing Water for Irrigation 11.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) was launched during the year 2015-16 and various schemes of this Ministry viz. Accelerated Irrigation Benefits Programme (AIBP), PMKSY–Har Khet Ko Pani (HKKP) including Command Area Development (CAD), Surface Minor Irrigation (SMI), Repair, Renovation and Restoration (RRR) of Water Bodies and Ground Water became part of it. The outlay provided for these components as per approval are as follows: (Rs.
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River ecosystems: India’s most precious national asset is crying out for legal protection 11.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Only river stretches passing through national parks and sanctuaries enjoy robust protection.
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LIVE! Kolkata top cop at Shillong CBI office for questioning 9.2.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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Butterflies add to beauty of Chambal 8.2.2019 Central Chronicle
There is good news for us. There was a time when the Chambal valley resounded with the sound of bullets. But today the Chambal valley is full of beautiful colourful butterflies. The presence of large number of butterflies in Chambal has brought smiles to the face of nature lovers. Over 20 species of butterflies have […]
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PM to visit Guwahati, Itanagar and Agartala tomorrow 8.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
PM will visit Guwahati, Itanagar and Agartala tomorrow. He will lay foundation stone for Greenfield Airport at Itanagar, Sela Tunnel and North East Gas Grid. He will inaugurate DD Arun Prabha Channel and Garjee - Belonia Railway Line.
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Sea Plane Services 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Under the Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) UDAN version 3.0 of Ministry of Civil Aviation, the routes connecting the following six water aerodrome sites have been awarded to start seaplane and helicopter services:- Guwahati River Front Nagarjuna Sagar Sabarmati River Front Shatrunjay Dam Statue of Unity (Sardar Sarovar Dam) Umrangso Reservoir So far there is no proposal to start seaplane and helicopter operations on 1680 km. length of Ganga river for passenger transport.
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Feasibility Study on Inland Waterways 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
To promote Inland Water Transport in the country, 111 - including 5 existing and 106 new- National Waterways (NWs) spread over 24 states have been declared under the National Waterways Act, 2016. Feasibility studies have been undertaken by the Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) for the 106 new NWs. The Feasibility studies are shared with the concerned State Governments and based on their comments/suggestions and outcome of these reports, a view is taken to prepare Detailed Project Report (DPR) on the development of NWs.  As per the Detailed Project Reports (DPRs) completed so far, 30 NWs have been found to be technically viable.
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Flood Management 7.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Central Water Commission (CWC) has signed a collaboration agreement with Google for improving flood prediction system. As per the agreement, CWC and Google will share technical expertise in the field of artificial intelligence, machine learning, geo-spatial mapping and analysis of hydrological observation data to collaborate on (i) improving flood prediction systems, which will help provide location-targeted, actionable flood warnings, (ii) high priority research project utilizing Google Earth Engine to help visualize and improve flood management and (iii) a cultural project to build online exhibitions on the Rivers of India.
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Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study 5.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Climate change will melt vast parts of Himalayas: Study
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Cleaning Programme for River Ganga 4.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had carried out Biological Water Quality Monitoring (BWQM) at 41 locations along main stem of river Ganga from Haridwar Barrage, Uttarakhand to Garden Reach, West Bengal during Pre-monsoon (April –June, 2017) and 39 locations during Post-monsoon (December 2017 – March, 2018).
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Draft National River Ganga Bill, 2018 4.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Draft of "The National River Ganga (Rejuvenation, Protection and Management) Bill 2018" provides for the constitution of Ganga Protection Corps as an armed forces of the union.   The Ganga Protection Corps is proposed to be empowered to arrest or caused to be arrested for offence under the Act, and to take the person to the nearest police station.
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Failure to wake up to adverse effects of climate change would be disastrous 4.2.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Environment and Public Works Minister Sajjan Singh Verma has said that if we fail to understand the consequences of climate change even at this juncture, the world will have to face a situation of World War III over water. Therefore, it is absolutely necessary to pay special attention to water conservation. The Environment […]
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Message of water conservation through painting at Science center 4.2.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Natural Painting Workshop was organized on the occasion of World Wetlands Day. In this workshop, the children of 66 deprived sections of Shyam Nagar, Indira Nagar, Sai Baba Nagar and Lalghati participated through Parvarish-The Museum School. At the beginning of this workshop, Scientist B Manik Lal Gupta said that life is not possible […]
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