User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
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Last updated: Nov 24 2017 02:52 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Channel to divert surplus from Chembarambakkam lake 24.11.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
It already carries rainwater to quarries from catchment areas
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Pakistan failed to save Katas Raj temple, says its Supreme Court 23.11.2017 Hindu: News
Slams government of Punjab province over drying up of sacred pond at site
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SC warns Roy, asks him to stay away from Aamby Valley auction 23.11.2017 Deccan Herald - News
The Supreme Court on Thursday once again asked Sahara chief Subrata Roy to stay away from the auction of his Aamby Valley project in Pune. The apex court warned Roy that it will send him back to jail if he interfered. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices Ranjan Gogoi and A K Sikri appointed the Bombay High Court as the receiver of the properties, including the land, spread over 7,000 acres with a 99-year lease. On being told that there were some obstructions, including snapping of water supply and locking up of properties, the bench said, "If it is so, then we will send this man (Roy) to jail and close the chapter." Senior advocate Arvind Datar, representing Sebi, submitted that there have been advertisements by the group, claiming that it had Rs 2 lakh crore worth of property and was the second largest employer after the Railways. Datar also expressed apprehension that there could be encroachment in the properties to be auctioned. The apex court said the high court could adopt the necessary ...
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Are green homes worth it in the long run? 23.11.2017 Hindu: Home
What modern urban living offers today are unimaginable creature comforts. But did you know that many of those luxuries come at the cost of draining and polluting the environment?Perhaps, this shouldn...
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India need not be 'touchy' over Tibet hydropower plan: Chinese media 23.11.2017 Zee News : South Asia
Funds for the new hydropower project in Tibet has already been sanctioned.
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CM to take stock of Yadadri shrine work tomorrow 23.11.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
Speed is need of the hour, CMO official tells authorities
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On finding solutions for water-intensive toilets in dry areas 22.11.2017 Hindu: Home
I had been in the hills a few weeks ago, wandering around with a notebook. One afternoon, I went to a little restaurant on a highway and drank coffee milky enough to sate a calf. Honestly, I would hav...
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Leopards spotted in TGR 21.11.2017 deccanherald.com
Leopards are the new guests at the Tippagondanahalli reservoir (TGR) area. The reservoir staff say that they spotted the wildcat on every alternate evening in the past 10 days. After the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) decided to resume water supply from the reservoir, the staff have taken up repair and maintenance work. Its during this time that they have spotted the leopards. One of the staff members said that he had seen the leopard many times during late evenings and there were cubs also with the wildcat. "I have spotted them many times in the past one week. But they have not attacked us till now. Although we dont work during the late evening, there are people who work round the clock to guard the dam and the filter house. There is always an element of fear," the worker said. Varun Kumar, range forest officer, Kaggalipura said he received phone calls from the BWSSB engineer about the presence of leopards. "Leopards are more scared than the humans when they come in conflict. There ...
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Malkajgiri area to be free of water woes soon 21.11.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
World Bank-aided water supply scheme nearing completion
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Nine per cent Nepalis still lack toilet 21.11.2017 Central Chronicle
Kathmandu, A total of 2.6 million Nepalis, nine percent of the country’s total population, still... more »
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A dry solution 21.11.2017 Hindu: Life & Style
On finding solutions for water-intensive toilets in dry areas
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Basic needs top the list, voters fume 20.11.2017 DNA: Top News
MUNICIPAL BUS SERVICES WHAT VOTERS HAVE TO SAY The roads in most parts is narrow and uneven. Often commuters use the internal roads of the society as city roads. This puts our children at risk while playing outside. Inadequate water supply is a major issue. In many areas, garbage keeps piling but it is not disposed by the authorities. Salmabanu Pathan: homemaker Water supply is slow and inadequate. People fall sick because of lack of cleanliness. There is flooding during monsoon. Things have become costlier. Price of an LPG cylinder has almost doubled. Price of vegetables is going through the roof. Electricity bills have risen disproportionately. Sayrabanu Saiyad: homemaker We do not get enough water. The force is inadequate. Shop-keepers are harassed by authorities and penalised. We are fined for garbage that flies to our shops. You do not have control over wind. Also the fine is not uniform. Sometimes it is Rs 500, and sometimes even Rs 1,000 or Rs 2,000. Kaushal Ajmera: College pass out I have been ...
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UGD project to be implemented in Kuniamuthur 19.11.2017 Hindu: Coimbatore
TWAD Board says it will take three years to complete the work
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Extricated from an unusual arrangement 18.11.2017 Hindu: Open Page
When the domestic help ‘mortgaged’ his employer and his wife
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L&T bags orders worth Rs 8,650 cr for Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link project 18.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Industrial conglomerate Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has bagged orders worth Rs 8,650 crore from Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for construction of "packages 1 and 3" of Mumbai Trans-Harbour Link (MTHL).
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CorCom boycotts Indian President visit to Manipur; calls General Strike 17.11.2017 Kangla Online
CorCom boycotts Indian President visit to Manipur; calls General Strike
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CorCom boycotts Indian President visit to Manipur; calls General Strike 17.11.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
CorCom boycotts Indian President visit to Manipur; calls General Strike
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NTR Gardens pipeline to be ready soon 17.11.2017 Hindu: Cities
Sewerage pipeline near NTR Gardens, which caved last year due to corrosion, will be restored in two months. Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board has employed Cured-in-Place Pipe (CIP...
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Survey fiinds potential sink holes 17.11.2017 Hindu: Cities
Across the city, 1,026 km of trunk pipe connectivity facilitates sewage flow
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Kuttanad wetlands to get new lease of life 16.11.2017 Hindu: Home
Move to link revival package with Haritha Keralam Mission
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