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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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Freebie city: Promises that the Delhi government must deliver on 19.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Water, electricity, wifi, bus rides for women -- promises of free or heavily subsidised services for the citizens of Delhi flow freely and frequently from the AAP government. We take a look at the details of some recent announcements and where they stand.
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Traditional houses that served generations of Ladakhis are unable to cope with climate change 18.9.2019 Scroll.in
Average summer rainfall has quadrupled in ten years, leading to annual floods, more pests and leaks in houses that were built to deal with snow.
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Vigyan Mela focuses on Water management 17.9.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal , “Natural resources are our lifeline and we are continuously working on water and natural resource management with the help of new technologies” said Dr Jai Prakash Shukla, senior scientist CSIR-AMPRI Bhopal in the third day of Bhopal Science Fair. Dr Shukla lectures on water resources management includes Geo-mapping, GIS and other latest techniques […]
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Cities must know more about desertification and be a part of the solution: Sunita Narain, CSE 14.9.2019 Citizen Matters
As the 14th Conference of Parties (COP) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification was held in New Delhi, we spoke to Sunita Narain, Director-General of Centre for Science and Environment, to know what our cities can do to mitigate the looming environmental crisis.
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From farming to fishing: Occupational change hasn’t helped the people affected by dams on Narmada 8.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Stagnation of the free-flowing river and rampant sand mining have deteriorated the riverine ecology.
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Sad state of affairs, says HC 8.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Sad state of affairs, says HC
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Disaster or development? Why locals are up in arms against the Sikkim rail project 7.9.2019 Scroll.in
The ambitious 45 km-long route will upend over 800 houses and have severe environmental consequences, say activists.
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Kolkata: Around 400 people evacuated after metro work hits aquifer, destroys homes 6.9.2019 Scroll.in
The affected areas, Durga Pituri and Shakrapara lanes in Bowbazaar area, have been cordoned off.
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Turmoil on sand 4.9.2019 Central Chronicle
The river sand is the biggest point of political and administrative corruption in the Madhya Pradesh. The powerful and criminal sand mafias are carrying out this business without any hindrance. Everyday sand of crores of rupees are illegally taken out and sold out and bribe of lakhs of rupees are paid in cash every day […]
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Khelen Thokchom Media Fellowship announced 2.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Khelen Thokchom Media Fellowship announced
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