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Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019
news about Water crisis
Jul 14, 2019 01:06
According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), Maharashtra’s Patoda has been facing severe water crisis even one month after the onset of monsoon. read more
Jul 04, 2019 21:46
In her now-deleted tweet, Bedi on Sunday had blamed the water crisis in Tamil Nadu on “poor governance, corrupt politics, indifferent bureaucracy with highly selfish and cowardly attitude of the people”. read more
Jul 04, 2019 04:14
Experts have made many suggestions, including strict monitoring of groundwater levels and adoption of micro irrigation techniques. The most important change we can make is to focus on rainwater harvesting. read more
Jul 03, 2019 19:30
The accused was arrested after he was caught by the people from the spot before he could flee. The victim, who sustained a bullet injury in his leg, was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is undergoing treatment, added police officials. read more
Jul 02, 2019 08:28
Maintaining that Bihar’s underground water was also under growing stress because of unbridled exploitation, he warned there would be a day when things could get even worse, if the society did not respond to the challenge. read more
Jul 01, 2019 22:50
Posting pictures of dried up lakes with the caption, Chennai’s Day Zero, Bedi tweeted asking why the state capital had become the first city in the country to have run dry. read more
Jul 01, 2019 06:01
According to a paper released in 2018 by the Niti Ayog, the state-run policy think-tank, India’s ground water in 21 cities is set to plunge to bare-minimum levels by 2020. read more
Jun 30, 2019 07:44
India has done worse than other growing nations in managing its water resources. A key factor behind this maybe an inefficient agriculture sector, where the use of tube well-based irrigation in the last three decades has shot up read more
Jun 29, 2019 13:21
The husband of the deceased told the police that the argument broke out on Friday when the man was fetching water from a public tank in Khar west area. read more
Jun 28, 2019 00:13
Nemmeli is located about 48 kilometres to the south of the Tamil Nadu capital and the second phase, to be implemented at a cost of ~1,689 crore; would be ready by 2021. read more
Jun 26, 2019 12:31
Oscar-winner Leonardo DiCaprio has shared an Instagram post about the ongoing water crisis in Chennai. “We can change the world!” the actor wrote. read more
Jun 24, 2019 23:57
According to India Meteorological Department’s latest data, over half of India is facing drought-like conditions. read more
Jun 24, 2019 06:41
More than half of India is reeling from drought-like conditions, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) latest data shows, with millions struggling for drinking water as lakes dry up and groundwater levels deplete. read more
Jun 23, 2019 12:25
The ‘taanka’ was inaugurated in a programme organised in the district over a week after PM Narendra Modi wrote a letter to village heads urging them to conserve water and harvest rainwater. PM Modi specially mentioned for constructions of taankas, ponds,... read more
Jun 22, 2019 15:50
The DMK’s recently elected MPs, MLAs, district secretaries, and other senior workers led the protest. DMK Principal Secretary and party’s parliamentary committee leader TR Baalu led the protest in Tambaram, Chennai. read more