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As Chennai, Bengaluru grapple with water shortage, time to consider a compact with Cauvery 25.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Cities can no longer rely on romanticized local water resources, but must place themselves in a river basin and take responsibility for the ecological health of the river as a whole. Take the case of the Cauvery in the context of the water starved southern metros.
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2020 is around the corner, can we stop Delhi from running dry? 24.6.2019 Citizen Matters
If a 2018 Niti Aayog report is to be believed, the capital is among 21 Indian cities that look poised to run out of groundwater by next year. Here’s what has brought Delhi to this ominous brink, and what needs to be done to avert Doomsday.
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Local paddy varieties pushed to brink of disappearance 24.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Local paddy varieties pushed to brink of disappearance
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Remove all encroachments from Nambul River: CS to DCs 23.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Remove all encroachments from Nambul River: CS to DCs
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Manipur clears overdrafts, RBI to lift restrictions 22.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Manipur clears overdrafts, RBI to lift restrictions
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Seven reasons why Chennai should have seen this water crisis coming 21.6.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Severe water shortage has brought Chennai almost to a standstill today, but the writing on the wall has been clear for quite some time now. Here are seven tell-tale signs the state should have taken note of and acted upon.
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AIADMK urges Centre to take control of Cauvery Water Management Board 21.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The party’s Rajya Sabha MP Vijila Sathyananth said during zero hour in the Upper House that Cauvery was Tamil Nadu’s lifeline.
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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Stir against Subansiri project intensifies 19.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stir against Subansiri project intensifies
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Heavy rain after cloudburst in North Sikkim 18.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Heavy rain after cloudburst in North Sikkim
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Biren apprises steps taken up to Javadekar 18.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Biren apprises steps taken up to Javadekar
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CM for early approval for projects under Forest Conservation Act 17.6.2019 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal The Chief Minister Kamal Nath suggested the Niti Ayog that at present, for public utility projects, the approval can be granted by State Govt under the Forest Conservation Act 1980. Citing the reason Nath said that Madhya Pradesh has put in untiring efforts for conservation of forests. Resultantly, the state has about […]
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With 23 of Karnataka 30 districts declared drought-hit, farmers are selling precious cattle 17.6.2019 Scroll.in
As crops have failed, villagers are migrating to other states in search of work.
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Nagaland chamber of commerce calls for fight against plastics 16.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland chamber of commerce calls for fight against plastics
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TN CM Palaniswami calls on Prime Minister Modi, discusses projects 16.6.2019 DNA
Palaniswami sought Modi's intervention in setting up a 400 million litres per day desalination plant at Perur (near Coimbatore) costing Rs 6,078 crore.
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Woes aplenty continue to hit Anil Nagar 12.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Woes aplenty continue to hit Anil Nagar
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Singapore taps into innovation as water imports start drying up 10.6.2019 Scroll.in
Singapore collects rain that falls on two-thirds of its land area and has five recycling plants that provide 40% of its water needs.
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Tripura Forest department takes measures to protect vultures 10.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tripura Forest department takes measures to protect vultures
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Rs 550 crore spent on clean up, yet Ludhiana’s polluted Buddha Nulla only grows more toxic 8.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Buddha Nulla, formerly Buddha Dariya, symbolises Ludhiana's decay; its water grows more polluted and contaminated with carcinogens as governments fail to curb dumping and spend crores in sporadic cleaning efforts.
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Subansiri project may trigger major disaster: expert 8.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
Subansiri project may trigger major disaster: expert
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