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Crop acreage up 3.5% in last phase of kharif planting 19.8.2017 ET: Agriculture
Compared to the previous year it was 0.84% less covering 97.63 million hectare, according to the Agriculture ministry data.
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Terminator out to kill mosquitoes 19.8.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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Marooned villagers in Saran wait for relief 19.8.2017 TOI: Patna
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Govt. implementing more micro irrigation projects for judicious use of water, says CM 19.8.2017 Hindu: News
‘The challenge before us is to use available water to bring more area under irrigation’
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Sewer deaths: CM to meet DJB officials 19.8.2017 Hindu: Cities
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called a meeting with executive engineers and senior officials of the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on August 22 in the wake of the death of nine labourers while cleaning se...
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Analyse pollution in Mandovi: Cong. to NIO 19.8.2017 Hindu: Other States
Panaji: The Congress has urged the National Institute of Oceaonography (NIO) to analyse the pollution level of the Mandovi river in and around the area where the Lucky Seven casino vessel has run agro...
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Panel satisfied with progress of Polavaram project works 19.8.2017 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
‘A.P. set to become water surplus by 2019’
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Marginal improvement in groundwater situation 19.8.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
Dependence on Metrowater tankers goes down after the recent rain
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Medha Patkar in jail: MP BJP leaders resign in protest 18.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In protest against jailing of Narmada Bachao Andolan (NDA) leader Medha Patkar after "framing her in false charges", the office-bearers of Kadmal unit of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh on Friday resigned en masse.
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Poor upkeep of canals blamed for Delta crisis 18.8.2017 Hindu: Cities
Several tanks and canals have disappeared endangering the livelihood of farmers, says expert
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Chandrababu Naidu for interlinking of rivers to prevent water disputes 18.8.2017 TOI: Cities
The chief minister was speaking at his camp office here with members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources, who were on a tour of the state.
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24-hour power to farmers is fitting reply, says KTR 18.8.2017 Hindu: News
Farmers got a raw deal in unified Andhra Pradesh, he says
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Steps mooted to revive Canoli canal 18.8.2017 Hindu: News
District administration to conduct mass survey of the waterbody on August 26
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Bihar flood toll touches 119; over 4 lakh evacuated 18.8.2017 Hindu: News
400 villages in Malda waterlogged as rivers breach danger levels; second wave inundates Kaziranga National Park
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Bihar flood toll hits 153; Army help sought in UP 18.8.2017 TOI: Home
The Bihar flood toll climbed to 153 on Friday while those marooned in 17 districts of the state crossed the 1 crore mark, even as the Army was called in for relief and rescue operations in deluge-hit eastern Uttar Pradesh districts adjoining Nepal.
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Apex Frozen Foods to invest Rs 90 cr in shrimp unit from IPO proceed 18.8.2017 ET: Food
The company, which is going public on August 22, looks to raise nearly Rs 150 crore by divesting 28% shares with promoters retaining 72%.
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Saudi Arabia Moving Towards a Sustainable Future 18.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
New Delhi, Aug 18: Climate change: It's real, scary and deadly if ignored.
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The genesis of Madras’ water supply system 18.8.2017 Hindu: News
A look at J.W. Madeley’s methods
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Toxic froth from lake recedes, rain-hit areas recovering 18.8.2017 deccanherald.com
The citys famous Bellandur lake continued to spew toxic froth today, but it is reducing because of receding rains. After being pounded by a record-breaking downpour early this week, the city is on the road to recovery. "The lake still continues to spew toxic froth. Continues to fly, though it is not that nightmarish as it was during the torrential rainfall four days back. "It is reducing because of receding rains," Lakes Conservation Expert and resident of the area, Shalini Batra Sahni told PTI, here today. Incessant rains on August 14 and 15 had resulted in the increase of the lakes water levels and the formation of toxic froth. The rains had aggravated the situation with thick froth spilling on to the road nearby causing inconvenience to commuters driving along the stretch. "This, however, is not the scene today," she said. Sahni expressed fear about residents living around the lake developing disease by coming in contact with toxic froth flying around. After the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had ...
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Shravasti villagers worst-hit by floods in UP 18.8.2017 TOI: Cities
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