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Saturday, Aug 17, 2019
news about Water scarcity
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 11, 2019 07:27
Water scarcity in Bundelkhand has rendered farmlands useless and vast swathes of land have wild outgrowths instead of crops. read more
Jul 02, 2019 02:35
Civic water supply to Beed city continued to be once in 20 days due to inadequate water storage in the Bindusara dam. Pregnant women have been suffering the most even as premature deliveries at the government hospital have risen by 34% in the last one... 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 20, 2019 22:57
Kerala has extended a helping hand on its own volition and duly informed the same to the office of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS). However, the response has turned out to be negative. read more
Jun 17, 2019 23:29
“Nature has played truant. We did not get the required quantum of rains. When nature itself fails, how could I be blamed?” he asked. read more
Jun 17, 2019 18:48
IT companies say that the quantum of water that they receive was insufficient to manage normal operations. read more
Jun 08, 2019 12:25
Forest officials have even admitted burning the decomposing carcasses of some monkeys fearing that they might have died of some infection. read more
Jun 06, 2019 23:37
Tamil Nadu All Farmers Coordination Committee chief PR Pandian blamed the Cauvery Water Management Authority, whose negligence, he alleged, has pushed the state’s farmers into this difficult situation. read more
Jun 06, 2019 15:14
Joginder Singh Salaria set up nearly 62 water pumps in Tharparkar district with the help of local social workers after knowing the plight of the area through social media. read more
Jun 03, 2019 21:39
People must realise that it is critical to reduce consumption read more
Jun 02, 2019 00:59
After Fundkar’s death on May 31, 2018, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had kept the agriculture ministry to himself for the first few months read more
May 31, 2019 00:18
The day for many in the district’s 22 lakh population, of which 2.4 lakh resides in Beed city, starts by searching for water from borewells. Those who don’t have borewells have to plead with their neighbours for water. 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 20, 2019 23:43
The development comes a day after most exit polls predicted a big win for the BJP in the heartland state that has 29 Lok Sabha seats. The Congress-led coalition government has a majority of six in the 230-member assembly. read more