User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: WaterGeneral
Last updated: Jul 18 2019 14:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
65,980 to 65,999 of 66,081    
An eco-friendly Ganesh Utsav 1.9.2004 India Together - Environment

In recent times, Ganesh Utsav festivities in Pune have adapted to environmental concerns, says Rasika Dhavse.
Also found in: [+]
Back to the good old ways 1.8.2004 India Together - Environment

Surekha Sule reports on the institution-based revival of centuries old community based systems of managing water in villages.
Also found in: [+]
Water : the hidden export 1.8.2004 India Together - Environment

When water intensive commercial crops are grown in water scarce areas and the produce exported, it amounts to a virtual export of water, even as water availability becomes scarcer. The virtual water concept must be considered seriously in India, asserts Shama Perveen.
Also found in: [+]
Municipalities overruling the SC 1.7.2004 India Together - Environment

Except a standout municipality in AP, none of the other towns and cities in India are complying with a Supreme Court directive on waste management. Surekha Sule reports.
Also found in: [+]
Water - a national conversation 1.7.2004 India Together - Environment

Following an 18-month long yatra of the nation's river basins, the Rashtriya Jal Biradari proposes policies and steps to address India's water problems. Anuj Grover reports.
Also found in: [+]
Environment and the new Government 1.6.2004 India Together - Environment

June 5 is the UN World Environment Day. Ashish Kothari reflects on the challenges and opportunities for the new government and civil society.
Also found in: [+]
The doubtful science of interlinking 10.2.2004 India Together - Environment

Why exactly do we need to link our rivers? Jayanta Bandyopadhyay and Shama Perveen of IIM Kolkata present a sweeping analysis of some important justifications on which the Interlinking project stands.
Also found in: [+]
Piloting water 1.2.2004 India Together - Environment

Maharashtra is the first state in India to adopt a reform policy in the water supply and sanitation sector. In Nanded, the first signs of this paradigm shift - from centralised decision-making to allowing village bodies to manage their water - are now evident. Meena Menon reports.
Also found in: [+]
Still looking to the skies 1.5.2003 India Together - Environment

Mainstreaming rain water harvesting remains a challenge, but fresh hope is always around the corner, says Lalitha Sridhar.
Also found in: [+]
No ordinary farm 1.4.2003 India Together - Agriculture

On G S Gidde Gowda's farm outside Hassan, the theories of conventional farming take a backseat, while he applies a systematic preference for nature's own hand.
Also found in: [+]
Chennai water crisis: When natural causes meet man-made ones 1.1.1970 Sify News
As one of India’s largest cities is running out of water for its lakhs of inhabitants, Chennai’s four main reservoirs are at a storage level of less than 1%. According to the Central Water Commission, there is a 41% rainfall deficit this year till mid-June.
Also found in: [+]
Kerala offers 20 lakh litres water, Tamil Nadu rejects it 1.1.1970 Sify News
Though Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's office contacted the Tamil Nadu CMO on the offer, the neighbouring state informed that "at present there is no need for the help, it said.
Also found in: [+]
NAB summons Zardari on May 9 in fake accounts case 1.1.1970 Sify News
Pakistan's anti-corruption body on Tuesday summoned former President Asif Ali Zardari in the fake accounts case on May 9.
Also found in: [+]
Ebara Pumps forays into European market 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Italy], Apr 15 (ANI): Italian company Ebara Pumps has started catering to the European markets by providing high-quality pumps for industrial and residential purposes.
Also found in: [+]
Japan govt discusses ways to mitigate disasters  1.1.1970 Sify News
Japan on Sunday held a panel discussion in Singapore to discuss ways to prevent disasters.
Also found in: [+]
Japan: Commercial whaling to be resumed 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Japan], Dec 26 (ANI): Japan has decided to withdraw from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) next year onwards, and will resume commercial whaling in its territorial waters from July.
Also found in: [+]
Tokyo Metropolitan Govt undertakes steps to recycle wastewater 1.1.1970 Sify News
[Japan], Dec 6 (ANI): The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Bureau is making sincere efforts to recycle wastewater and keep the city clean.
Also found in: [+]
New Zealand: 145 pilot whales dead in latest stranding 1.1.1970 Sify News
[New Zealand], Nov 26 (ANI): Around 145 pilot whales have died in New Zealand in the latest stranding on a beach on Stewart Island.
Also found in: [+]
Ebara exhibits water solution technology in Singapore 1.1.1970 Sify News
Singapore is known as one of the most vibrant cities for business in the world. And in many corners of the city, contributions for water supply infrastructure from Japan can be seen.
Also found in: [+]
Parrikar clearing files from hospital: Goa minister 1.1.1970 Sify News
Parrikar is undergoing treatment at the AIIMS, New Delhi, for a pancreatic ailment.
Also found in: [+]
65,980 to 65,999 of 66,081