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Govt lines up several projects, specially in hills 17.10.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Govt lines up several projects, specially in hills
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Naveen announces irrigation project ahead of bypoll 17.10.2017 Hindu: News
The Opposition parties term it an election gimmick
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New technical sub-divisional Bhadra CADA office in Siddapur to open by month-end 17.10.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
The new technical sub-divisional office of Bhadra Command Area Development Authority (CADA) in Siddapur in Udupi district will commence functioning by the last week of October.For administrative conve...
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Rain comes as a blessing for rabi crops 16.10.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
State to increase sowing area by another 6 lakh to 7 lakh hectares
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Punjab allows 'Right of Way' to lay irrigation pipelines 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Punjab Cabinet on Monday approved granting 'Right of Way' to government departments concerned or farmers to enable them to lay underground irrigation pipelines through other land holders' areas.
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Odisha announces Rs 1,250 cr irrigation project 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Odisha government on Monday announced a Rs 1,250 crore mega irrigation system, named Gangadhar Meher Lift Canal System, in the state's Bargarh district.
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CMFRI to focus on satellite data 16.10.2017 Hindu: News
Mapping areas of fish abundance
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TNPCB revokes closure order on 23 dyeing units 16.10.2017 Hindu: Coimbatore
The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) has revoked the closure orders issued on 23 dyeing units attached to Eastern Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) last month following indiscriminate ...
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Rajasthan gets first heavy metal testing lab 16.10.2017 DNA: Mumbai
From now onwards, the presence of heavy metals and pesticides in fruits, vegetables, cereals and other food items can be detected in government testing lab in the city. For this purpose, central public health laboratory at mini health directorate has been upgraded. Medical and health minister Kalicharan Saraf inaugurated the state-of-the-art testing equipment at the central public health laboratory on Sunday. According to officials, this is the first such public lab in northern India. The lab has been upgraded with the establishment of advanced testing equipment at a cost of around Rs 7 crore. “ With this Rajasthan has joined the selected state like Gujarat, Karnataka, and Maharashtra where the presence of heavy metals and pesticides in fruits, vegetables, and other food items can be tested at government testing lab,” Kalicharan Saraf said. To operate these machines staff is being provided training and process have been initiated to fill vacant posts of technicians in the central testing lab,” he ...
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‘Oppn. creating hurdles’ 16.10.2017 Hindu: News
Govt. working on projects with faith in people: Harish Rao
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Cotton crop hit by heavy rains 15.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Worst hit are tenants who took land on lease
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Rain loss put at ₹6.05 cr. in Raichur district 15.10.2017 Hindu: National
Heavy downpour that lashed Raichur district in the last several days has caused extensive losses. Many streams experienced flooding. An unaccounted for number of trees and several electricity poles ha...
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Water released from Manjalar, Sothuparai dams 15.10.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
To benefit 8,124 acres in Theni and Dindigul districts
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Rapid progress in micro irrigation says Radha Mohan 15.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi : The five day India water week (IWW) - 2017 concluded in New Delhi today with a call for efficient management of available water resources in the country by Union Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Minister Shri Radha Mohan Singh.
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Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) has been started to provide a permanent solution from drought 15.10.2017 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi : Government is investing Rs 50,000 crore for a period of five years to develop complete irrigation supply chain, water resources, distribution network and farm-level application solutions to achieve the target of providing water for every farm.
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Unrelenting rain leaves trail of destruction in North K'taka 14.10.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Heavy showers on Friday night and Saturday caused extensive damage to crops and property in North Karnataka region and parts of Tumakuru and Mysuru districts. Over 80 houses in Raichur, Bagalkot and Davangere districts have suffered partial or complete damage in the overnight rain. In Devasugur hobli near Shaktinagar, Raichur district, alone, 50 houses have collapsed in Friday night showers. With streams and rivulets flowing in full steam, the vehicular movement to over 15 villages has been cut off. The road bridge on Jegarkal-Hosapete route has remained under water. Paddy, Bajra, tur, groundnut and sugarcane crops on hundreds of acres in Raichur taluk are under water. Crops destroyed Onion, sunflower and cotton crops are rotting due to incessant showers. Deputy Tahsildar S V Kundargi told DH, "A joint survey by Revenue and Agriculture department will be carried out to assess the damage caused to crop and houses in Hungund taluk and compensation will be distributed to the victims based on the ...
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Govt to bring 12 lakh ha land under micro-irrigation 14.10.2017 ET: Agriculture
Addressing the valedictory session of the fifth five-day India Water Week here, he said it was something which hadn't been achieved in the post-Independence era.
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A drought on U.P.’s doorstep 14.10.2017 Hindu: National
Chief Secretary instructs State officials to take preparatory measures
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Water, water everywhere 14.10.2017 Hindu: National
Anantapur, a rain shadow district, district receives copious rain after two decades
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Cheer all around in Chittoor 14.10.2017 Hindu: National
Farmers in the rain-shadow Chittoor district are a happy lot with incessant rains this week, having waged several years of a vexed battle with perennial drought conditions in the region. The rains hav...
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