User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Water-Supply :: Quality
Last updated: Nov 25 2019 23:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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In water rich Bhutan, capital Thimphu often goes thirsty 25.11.2019 Scroll.in
Authorities are struggling to meet the water needs of the fast growing capital, especially in the winter when there is little rain or snow and pipes freeze over
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The West’s myopic policies for eradication of typhoid are coming back to haunt it 30.10.2019 Scroll.in
Drug-resistant variants of the deadly disease are spreading across international borders. Should rich countries be surprised?
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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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Hiyangthang Pallak, Chongtham Kona get tap water 21.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Hiyangthang Pallak, Chongtham Kona get tap water
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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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The Swachh Bharat Mission has built toilets, but failed to get people to use them 2.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Due to planning and lack of subsidies, 41% people with sanitation facilities in their houses continue to defecate in the open, says a study.
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Tamil Nadu govt nod to establish desalination plant worth Rs 6,078 cr 18.9.2019 Projects Monitor

The government of Tamil Nadu has accorded administrative sanction to establish 400 MLD capacity sea water reverse osmosis desalination plant at Perur in Thiruporur block of Kancheepuram district. The project will see an invetment to the tune of Rs 6,078.40 crore. The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide financial assistance for the project. The […]

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Roaring profits: Every rupee invested in an Indian tiger reserve yields returns of Rs 2,500 18.8.2019 Scroll.in
A new study examines the tangible and intangible flow benefits resulting from government investments in tiger reserves.
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Rs 1.14 crore water project for Romai TE workers 28.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rs 1.14 crore water project for Romai TE workers
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What’s making the water in Shillong oily and undrinkable? 9.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Authorities say it is because of the high usage of chemicals needed to treat the turbid waters in the once pure rivers and springs of the region. But what is polluting the water in the first place?
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Kolkata’s ignored groundwater crisis could lead to much more than just water shortage 18.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Increasing contamination due to deepening of the water table, serious health hazards and even instability in built structures in the city -- indiscriminate extraction of groundwater could spell more doom for the city than it seems to be aware of.
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Water crisis: 43.4% of India is reeling under drought, pre-monsoon rain lowest in 65 years 6.6.2019 Scroll.in
No respite in sight as the southwest monsoon is projected to be delayed and below normal in both North India and South India.
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Public meeting held at Oinam 3.6.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Public meeting held at Oinam
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Water scarcity hits CCpur town 26.4.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Water scarcity hits CCpur town
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Slum dwellers seek proper shelters, secured jobs 25.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Slum dwellers seek proper shelters, secured jobs
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Can water ATMs ease the daily struggle of the poor in Bhubaneswar? 23.3.2019 Citizen Matters
Water ATMs now provide around 2.9 lakh litres of safe, affordable water every month to residents of 40 slums in Bhubaneswar. But in a city which has 400 plus slums and where the total demand for water is estimated to hit 143 million litres a day in 2019, can this really be a significant game-changer?
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Deforestation: Ukhrul reels under water scarcity 17.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Deforestation: Ukhrul reels under water scarcity
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Prime Minister visits Hazaribagh in Jharkhand, unveils several Development Projects 17.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi visited Hazaribagh in Jharkhand. He unveiled several Development Projects for Jharkhand. Governor of Jharkhand Ms DraupadiMurmu, Union Minister Shri Jayant Sinha and CM of Jharkhand Shri Raghuvar Das was also present among other dignitaries.
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River ecosystems: India’s most precious national asset is crying out for legal protection 11.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Only river stretches passing through national parks and sanctuaries enjoy robust protection.
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Safe drinking water to all by 2030 in State: PHE minister 6.2.2019 The Assam Tribune
Safe drinking water to all by 2030 in State: PHE minister
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