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Four-year-old chokes to death after swallowing miniature toy in snack pack
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Four-year-old chokes to death after swallowing miniature toy in snack pack

A miniature toy, kept in a snack pack to lure children into buying the packet, turned out to be fatal for a four-year-old boy who mistakenly swallowed it

Chandrababu Naidu's haste over 'flawed' Polavaram dam a concern; project violates forest rights act, say experts
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Chandrababu Naidu's haste over 'flawed' Polavaram dam a concern; project violates forest rights act, say experts

Instead of addressing 'injustice’ done to tribals, the Chandrababu Naidu govt of Andhra Pradesh is extending it by ignoring procedures and rules in the construction of the Polavaram dam on Godavari river

Heavy rains affect life in Konkan and Karnataka, but come with silver lining of over-flowing reservoirs
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Heavy rains affect life in Konkan and Karnataka, but come with silver lining of over-flowing reservoirs

The last two days saw heavy rains in Mumbai. Other parts of Maharashtra received heavy downpour too with the Konkan region witnessing the heaviest downpour.

NGT directs environment ministry, Andhra Pradesh govt to examine waste dumping around Polavaram project
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NGT directs environment ministry, Andhra Pradesh govt to examine waste dumping around Polavaram project

The petitioner alleged environment violations at the site and claimed that huge quantity of waste material was being dumped in agricultural lands near Polavaram project

Narendra Modi's Rs 5.57 lakh crore river-linking schemes set to take off as India battles floods
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Narendra Modi's Rs 5.57 lakh crore river-linking schemes set to take off as India battles floods

India will begin work in around a month on an $87 billion scheme to connect some of the country’s biggest rivers, government sources say, as Narendra Modi bets on the ambitious project to end deadly floods and droughts

Rajinikanth meets farmers, agrees to give Narendra Modi Rs 1 crore for river linking project
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Rajinikanth meets farmers, agrees to give Narendra Modi Rs 1 crore for river linking project

Tamil Superstar Rajinikanth met a delegation of 16 farmers led by P Ayyakannu and assured them his support for their plea to interlink rivers.

Drought in the Western Ghats Part 8: Water wars erupt as sources dry up in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
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Drought in the Western Ghats Part 8: Water wars erupt as sources dry up in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

The last week of April and the first week of May witnessed water wars over the two major reservoirs built on the Krishna river – Srisailam and Nagarjunasagar – with both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana vying for more share even though the reservoirs were at dead storage levels.

South India's Drought Part 1: Five states face severe water crisis made worse by the onset of summer
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South India's Drought Part 1: Five states face severe water crisis made worse by the onset of summer

South India is parched — Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are already reeling under severe drought, and Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are on the brink — now the blistering heat waves will put more pressure on the existing water resources.

NGT seeks Centre's response over Polavaram dam: All you need to know about the project
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NGT seeks Centre's response over Polavaram dam: All you need to know about the project

The National Green Tribunal has asked the counsel for the Environment ministry to submit a status report on the implementation of its stop work order at the Polavaram project.

Mob assaults two Dalits for skinning dead cow in Andhra Pradesh
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Mob assaults two Dalits for skinning dead cow in Andhra Pradesh

Two Dalit brothers were stripped and thrashed by a group when they were skinning a dead cow in Andhra Prades's East Godavari district.

Heavy rains lash coastal Maharashtra, trigger flood in Nashik
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Heavy rains lash coastal Maharashtra, trigger flood in Nashik

Incessant rains pummelled the city and other parts of district on the third consecutive day on Tuesday, triggering flood in Godavari river which has crossed the danger mark in the city.

KCR, Naidu engage in a battle of words, are water wars imminent in the two states?
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KCR, Naidu engage in a battle of words, are water wars imminent in the two states?

Are water wars imminent in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh? It could be a reality if what is unfolding on the ground turns into a major quarrel between the two states

Telangana, Maharashtra show the way, amicably resolve decade-old water dispute
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Telangana, Maharashtra show the way, amicably resolve decade-old water dispute

It was a historic day for the state of Telangana as the decade-long discord with its neighboring state Maharashtra on river water sharing was put to an end in an amicable way

The 10 defining images from this year's Kumbh Mela
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The 10 defining images from this year's Kumbh Mela

Hundreds of thousands of Hindus took part in the religious gathering at the banks of the Godavari river in Nashik city at the festival, which is held every 12 years in different Indian cities.

Colourful devotees take a dip in Godavari during ongoing Kumbh Mela
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Colourful devotees take a dip in Godavari during ongoing Kumbh Mela

According to Hindu mythology, the Kumbh Mela celebrates the victory of gods over demons

Krishna meets Godavari: Andhra govt completes historic inter-linking of rivers
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Krishna meets Godavari: Andhra govt completes historic inter-linking of rivers

In an historic step in the mission to inter-link rivers, the Godavari was formally connected with the Krishna in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday.

Godavari Pushkaram: AP Stampede kills over 25 devotees, Chandrababu Naidu, Chiranjeevi meet victims
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Godavari Pushkaram: AP Stampede kills over 25 devotees, Chandrababu Naidu, Chiranjeevi meet victims

At least 27 pilgrims, 13 of them women, died and 20 others injured in a stampede on the first day of 'Pushkaram' festival held on the banks of the Godavari.

Andhra Pradesh: 700 shifted to camps in flood-hit East Godavari district
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Andhra Pradesh: 700 shifted to camps in flood-hit East Godavari district

Nearly 700 flood-hit people in East Godavari district have been shifted to relief camps even as water level in Godavari river was receding gradually at Dowleswaram barrage.

Flood alert sounded in parts of Maha amid heavy rains
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Flood alert sounded in parts of Maha amid heavy rains

Normal life was hit with heavy rains on the third day here with Irrigation department releasing water from different dams resulting in rise of water level of rivers Godavari and Darna.

Second warning flag hoisted, people in low-lying areas rescued
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Second warning flag hoisted, people in low-lying areas rescued

With water rising to an alarming level at the Dowleswaram barrage in East Godavari district of AP, the second warning flag was hoisted in the area