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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020

Water scarcity

Nov 20, 2019 22:08
Rahul Nair, a Professor of Materials Physics at the National Graphene Institute (NGI) at the University of Manchester, has demonstrated the real-world potential of using a graphene-oxide membrane as a sieve to filter salt from water cleasnly and che... read more
Oct 10, 2019 17:56
In a personality-driven election ecosystem, the BJP has successfully nurtured a viable regional face. Which is why despite no shortage of local issues from water scarcity to non- performing legislators, the BJP is in pole position to sweep the state.... read more
Oct 01, 2019 23:04
Fixtures such as showerheads, toilet systems for household and commercial complexes, and plumbing products, will display such a rating allowing consumers to compare products based on their water use. read more
Sep 09, 2019 12:06
PM Narendra Modi addresses the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. read more
Aug 19, 2019 13:19
The study has found that despite the presence of Central and state level schemes, funding allocations and a host of international institutions, climate change and monsoon failures have repeatedly caused droughts in Bundelkhand. 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 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