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Green tribunal says advancing paddy transplantation in Punjab will improve air quality 8.11.2019 Scroll.in
Crop burning is considered one of the main reasons for the rising level of air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region and other northern states at this time of year.
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The pollution question: What will it take for farmers in Punjab and Haryana to stop burning stubble? 6.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
In ‘Air: Why India Must Solve Pollution and Climate Change Together’, Dean Spears examines why crop-burning does not stop.
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What you must do to register your borewells with Metro Water 5.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
The Metro Water department has called for all Chennai residents to register their open wells and borewells by November 10th. Here is what you must do and why it is necessary to register your borewells.
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Averting Day Zero: How Bengaluru should manage its water 23.10.2019 Citizen Matters
A slew of regulations are needed to arrest Bengaluru's worsening water scarcity. These include change in water pricing, integrated management of various water resources, and so on
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Panel to explore solutions to Bengaluru’s water crisis: Who gets how much and at what cost? 22.10.2019 Citizen Matters
How can every Bengalurean be provided with enough water for their needs, at a price they can afford? Attend a panel discussion on October 24th, where BWSSB Chairman and domain experts explore solutions
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Bhujia: A new fish discovered in Kerala has been named after the popular Indian snack 18.10.2019 Scroll.in
The discovery of the nearly blind pangio bhujia indicates that underground fauna in Kerala could be more ancient than in other similar regions in the world.
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Mahadevapura citizens to protest Friday against “filth, traffic jams and pollution”, demand MP, MLA, corporators resign 17.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Fed up with crumbling infrastructure in their constituency, residents of Mahadevapura are holding a protest tomorrow at Marathahalli. They are demanding the resignation of all their elected representatives, including MLA Aravind Limbavali and MP P C Mohan
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Workshop on smart and sustainable cities 17.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Workshop on smart and sustainable cities
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Why residents on outskirts of Hyderabad are forced to drink contaminated water 16.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Groundwater, drawn at rapid rates from peri-urban areas of Hyderabad is now turning into a commodity, controlled and distributed at a premium by a few, to meet the needs of the city. Recent research reveals the alarming consequences of such trends.
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UPSC Geo-Scientist 2020 recruitment: Last day to apply today at upsc.gov.in 15.10.2019 Scroll.in
The recruitment drive is open for 79 Geologists, 5 Geophysicists, and 15 Chemist, and 3 Junior Hydrologist positions.
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Tender floated for irrigation works in Belagavi district 9.10.2019 Projects Monitor

The Minor Irrigation & Ground Water Development, Karnataka, has floated tender for irrigation works. The scope of work includes design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning (SITC) of lift irrigation system (LIS). This involves includes head works consisting of construction of intake canal, jack well/pump house, control room, power supply including terminal bays substation, overhead transmission […]

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Expert moots radical changes in system to get rid of flash floods 9.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Expert moots radical changes in system to get rid of flash floods
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UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road 6.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road
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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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Why several studies incorrectly suggest that groundwater levels are rising in South India 2.10.2019 Scroll.in
Most studies fail as they use traditional groundwater assessment methods which are unsuitable for hard rock aquifer systems in South India.
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Chennai Buzz: Rain relief contingency measures | Shortlisted locations for new airport | Cooum bank evictions…and more 29.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
What measures is the Corporation taking, as it expects more rains to hit the city? Where is Chennai likely to see its second airport? Who will now be responsible for approving large housing projects? Catch all this and more in our weekly compilation of buzz.
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UPSC 2020 Geo-Scientist notification released at upsc.gov.in; application ends on Oct 15th 25.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The recruitment drive will be conducted for 79 Geologists, 5 Geophysicists, and 15 Chemist, and 3 Junior Hydrologist positions.
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Rs 3 lakh savings per year, and borewells that never dry: What a Bengaluru apartment gained from RWH 23.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
In water-starved Chikkabellandur, a small apartment community uses rainwater harvesting (RWH) to meet much of their needs. They use some of the rainwater directly, and the rest to recharge their borewells
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Not just Villivakkam Lake, apartments and malls too can benefit from our technology: BARC scientist 22.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Chennai Corporation has collaborated with Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) to restore the Villivakkam Lake, using waste water treated through a special technology. We spoke to J Daniel Chellappa, Senior Scientist at BARC, to know more about the plans and the larger implications.
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India and Pakistan face a common threat: climate change 21.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Unlikely as it seems, collective action may be just what is needed to secure the lives and livelihoods of future generations in South Asia.
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