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Thursday, Oct 22, 2020


Sep 11, 2019 22:24
The UNCCD released “Drought Resilience, Adaptation and Management Policy Framework” which has made four broad recommendations. read more
Sep 05, 2019 19:16
Towards the end of July, 2016, Jaldoot Express had completed 100 trips to Latur, carrying potable water and coming as a saviour for the parched city. read more
Aug 16, 2019 23:42
India has already experienced more “extreme rainfall periods” in 2019 as compared to 2018, but there are also large pockets of the country affected by drought-like conditions due to the unequal distribution of rainfall. read more
Aug 08, 2019 16:39
Hundreds of people walked through the broken temple structures to pay respects to a headless 4-metre tall Buddha statue, adorning it with flowers. read more
Aug 04, 2019 02:58
Beed has received just 140.38 mm of rainfall as of August 2 — lowest in the Marathwada region. According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), the average annual rainfall of Beed amounts to 666 mm. read more
Jul 15, 2019 05:36
Marathwada and Vidarbha have recorded a 31 per cent and 30 per cent deficit in rainfall over the same period. IMD is forecasting that the monsoon will pick up later this week for these regions. read more
Jul 12, 2019 11:15
Making a statement in the state assembly on the first day of the budget session, Jagan said the state had recorded 48.3% of deficit rainfall this monsoon so far. read more
Jul 10, 2019 12:15
Failed rains last year and delays in this year’s annual monsoon have left nearly half of India facing drought-like conditions, according to the South Asia Drought Monitor. Tamil Nadu is trapped in a “severe dry” cycle along with other states like Karnataka,... read more
Jul 03, 2019 07:11
The Union rural development ministry has written to all states with water stressed blocks and asked them to finish incomplete drought proofing and water management related works, an official familiar with the matter said. read more
Jun 30, 2019 11:47
The engaging 23-year-old Australian -- who emulated compatriot Evonne Goolagong Cawley by becoming number one last weekend -- has yet to get beyond the third round at Wimbledon. read more
Jun 09, 2019 14:56
The reason for their prolonged stay, according to foresters and ornithologists, is the lack of water and drought-like situation at their alternative sites. read more
May 29, 2019 01:45
Jayakwadi is the biggest water reservoir in Marathwada and has zero water stock at present. There is only 2.86% water left in the reservoirs of Marathwada. Last monsoon, the state received only 77% of the average rainfall. read more
May 12, 2019 05:37
The woman, Sangeeta Fasale from Chinchode Patil village in Ahmednagar taluka of the district, was frustrated as she and her husband could not get any employment over the last few months. read more
May 04, 2019 23:48
‘Our government had started special budgetary provisions for the region which was discontinued by this regime,’ he said. read more
Apr 24, 2019 18:26
Polling in Jharkhand will be held in four phases from April 29 to May 19. Votes will be counted on May 23. read more