User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Management-Approaches :: Dams
Last updated: Apr 17 2019 18:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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In Gujarat, lands for which Narmada dam was built reel under drought even as factories get water 17.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Farmers say all the water is going to cities and factories while the Kutch and Saurashtra regions are parched.
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D K Suresh, Bangalore Rural: Focused on water supply and farmers’ causes 15.4.2019 Citizen Matters
D K Suresh, a two-time MP from Bangalore Rural, is contesting on a Congress ticket from the constituency again. Suresh's performance in parliament this term was above average. However, his assets have also spiked over the last five years
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Uttarakhand’s residents face water shortage even as state’s rivers quench North India’s thirst 11.4.2019 Scroll.in
Less than 50% of the population has access to adequate quantities of safe drinking water, says a CAG report.
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Half the Vote: This farmer wants to protect her land – but will vote for the party her village picks 8.4.2019 Scroll.in
This Scroll.in series explores what Indian women want from the 2019 general election.
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In drought-hit Marathwada, villagers depend on tankers for water, farmers cut down fruit trees 8.4.2019 Scroll.in
Ahead of polls, despite the dire situation, there is neither work under employment guarantee scheme nor any cattle camps, fodder depots for livestock.
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In the news for heavy rains every year, why is Mumbai still water-deficient? 6.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Mumbai currently sources 3.8 billion litres of water per day from seven dams built over lakes in neighbouring districts. It is also familiar with seasonal water cuts. But why does a city with abundant monsoons and flooding every year have such unstable water supply?
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Upper Lake level receding with advent of summer 5.4.2019 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Bhopal: The denizens are concerned with the receding water level in the Upper Lake, lifeline of the city, with the advent of summer.Other than summers the lake is also shrinking due to the several dams that have come up on the canals which feed the lake. Several dams have come up on an important source […]
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Water storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country  goes down by one percent        5.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on April 04, 2019 was 48.319 BCM, which is 30% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 31% for the week ending on March 28, 2019.
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More than 40% of India is reeling under drought, but the Centre may not even acknowledge it 4.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The government has made the process of declaring drought long and difficult, experts say. So, the ongoing disaster may go officially unannounced.
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‘Was Sardar Sarovardam also an ATM?’ 3.4.2019 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
It seems Modi still hates A.P., says Uma
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One pond at a time 2.4.2019 Hindu: Home
R Manikandan and his team are clearing plastic and other rubbish that prevent water bodies from filling up
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Electricity rationing plan announced in Venezuela 1.4.2019 Sify Finance
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the start of a plan for electricity rationing that will last 30 days amid the frequent power blackouts since last month that has cripple the South American nation.
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In Sharavati region, a 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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A 55-year-old promise that has still remained one 1.4.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Residents of five gram panchayats have been waiting for a bridge over the Sharavati
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Farmers’ prospects dwindle in erstwhile Karimnagar 31.3.2019 Hindu: Home
Crops wither away owing to heat wave conditions and depleting groundwater level
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RTC will be brought under govt. control, vows Jagan 30.3.2019 Hindu: Fitness
Farmers worst-hit under Naidu, he says
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To quench city’s thirst, the last 10% of Red Hills water to be drawn 29.3.2019 Hindu: News
Metrowater to tap lake’s dead storage of 328 million cubic feet
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Water storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country goes down by two percent   28.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on  March 28, 2019 was 50.307 BCM, which is 31% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 33% for the week ending on March 20, 2019.
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Trial run of ambitious water supply project begins 24.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Trial run of ambitious water supply project begins
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Water Storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country goes down by two percent 22.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on March 20, 2019 was 54.002 BCM, which is 33% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 35% for the week ending on March 14, 2019.
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