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Last updated: Feb 21 2020 01:22 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Greens oppose sand-mining 20.2.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
‘Extracting sand deposits will do more harm than good to Pampa’
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Stress on judicious use of groundwater resources 20.2.2020 Hindu: Cities
Stakeholders urged to use emerging techniques for groundwater exploration
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Residents of multi-storeyed buildings told to adopt rainwater harvesting 19.2.2020 Hindu: Mangalore
‘Taking it up will help increase water table and people will feel a sense of responsibility for usage of water, while helping address water scarcity’
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Use water judiciously, Minister tells farmers 19.2.2020 Hindu: Cities
Third Indian National Groundwater Conference under way at CWRDM
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NSL Sugars fails to renew agreement for water use 19.2.2020 Hindu: National
Factory owes ₹ 1.11 crore for drawing water from Amarja for three years
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How ‘nature-based’ transformation of Mylapore tank area could ease Chennai’s water problems 14.2.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
A collective comprised of domain experts and designers have come together under the banner 'City of 1000 Tanks' to work towards water security in the city. Citizen Matters spoke to Sudheendra NK of Madras Terrace, a member organisation, on the plans in place.
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Proposal of Rs 260 crore submitted for irrigation 14.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Proposal of Rs 260 crore submitted for irrigation
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Chief Minister says Rs 260-crore proposal for irrigation submitted 14.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Chief Minister says Rs 260-crore proposal for irrigation submitted
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It is my dream that every individual gets pure water at home: Kamal Nath 13.2.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, The Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that in the coming time, availability of water is the biggest challenge before the society and government.  All of us together will be able to face this challenge. He further said that it is his dream that every individual should get pure water at home itself.  It is certain to achieve, if everyone also cherish so. Kamal Nath was addressing the National Water Convention in respect of Right to Water Act, organized under the joint aegis of Madhya Pradesh Government and Jal-Jan Jodo Andolan at Minto hall. Water and Environment Experts and Social Activists from 25 states are participating in the convention. Discussions on the proposed ‘Right to Water’ subject will take place during the convention. The Chief Minister said that water crisis is increasing due to our negligence and lack of understanding, which will become more serious in future.  He stated that at the international platform during the Earth Summit in 1982, he had raised the issue that the environment ...
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In Dehradun, Modi’s promise of a ‘smart city’ remains unfulfilled amid crumbling infrastructure 7.2.2020 Scroll.in
Lush paddy fields have made way for high-rises and once-flowing rivers are now filled with sewage.
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Pollution in Delhi: What the people need and what parties have promised 5.2.2020 Citizen Matters
United Residents Joint Action (URJA), an apex body of 2500 residential welfare associations in the capital, has released ‘People’s Green Manifesto 2020’, which presents 10 key demands of Delhiites to manage air, water and solid waste pollution. But are the contesting parties even in sync?
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India’s Jal Jeevan Mission faces challenges of funding and infrastructure, says water expert 4.2.2020 Scroll.in
Sunderrajan Krishnan, executive director of a research organisation, spoke about the need for transparency and better access to water data.
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World Wetlands Day celebrated 4.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
World Wetlands Day celebrated
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Delhi Report Card 3: Enough ‘free lifeline water’ for all, but quality and impact under scanner 3.2.2020 Citizen Matters
In the run up to the Feb 8 polls, the impact of the AAP government's provision of free water to Delhiites on groundwater, and the quality of the water provided, have been questioned by experts and the opposition. But are voters likely to be swayed?
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Pros and cons of using underground water needs proper research : Experts 3.2.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Pros and cons of using underground water needs proper research : Experts
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In West Bengal, restoration of a forest gave a village a new lease of life 1.2.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Conservation efforts have revived groundwater levels and biodiversity in the region.
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Over Rs 12,000 crore approved for Swachch Bharat: FM 1.2.2020 Rediff: Business
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday also said that Rs 3.6 lakh crore have been approved for Jal Jeevan Mission, which seeks to provide Functional Household Tap Connection to every rural household by 2024.
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Turmoil on sand 30.1.2020 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 to politicians and officers particularly of police who facilitate the entire sand racket to go on. The politicians of all the parties are involved in it. Those officers who take action and raid the sites either comeback with bribe or they are shot or crushed by the sand laden trucks or tractors. The sand mafia had even fired on collectors, superintendent of police, SDM-SDO and Tehsildars. For sand mafia mining inspector type low rank government staffare small fly of no consequences. They do bother which party in power. During BJP regime of Chief Minister Mr.Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhind some truck laden with illegal sand were captured and place in the custody at a police station. It ...
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Environment 29.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The utilization of natural resources are our natural right and nothing wrong in it. But exploitation or destruction of natural resources are suicidal and disastrous. The world has now realized that it had played havoc with the nature and now it is a question of life and death before the mankind. The measures are being taken on global level to protect the nature to protect ourselves. Recently international Paris Agreement is a very big step to protect and improve the environment. The coal mining industries emitting carbon gasses in the form of smoke, petroleum product releasing toxic gases, excessive use of chemicals like detergents and plastic etc. have ruined the environment. India is facing worest in water pollution and heading towards grave danger. The excessive digging of tube wells and has created a very serious problem that we have last our natural resource in the form of under ground water. It is a rackless, senseless and ignorance and that we indulged in excessive exploitation of under ground ...
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Mighty Storms 29.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Mighty high speed dust storms hit across the North-India covering 12 states with core hit in the Uttar Pradesh. It were blowing upto the speed 120 to 130 kilometer per hour. The mango crop in Uttar Pradesh suffered very heavy losses in dropping of fruits, which where about to be picked out. According to the weather office the western disturbances are the main cause and it was combined with three rare weather systems. The western disturbances was created over Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana generating thunder clouds and reached upto Uttar Pradesh and in the Bihar. Here it was combined with moisture coming over from the Bay of Bengal and created high temperature. It created strong force and hitting power in the high speed winds. The western disturbances always occurred at the height of 1500 meter above the ground and when combines with moisture from upcoming water in steam form from the ground water resources the clouds are formed and summer rains occur. The North India is reeling under the heat above 40 ...
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