Latest News on Water Resources
Showing of 0 - 10 from 73 results
Water Resources - Total results - 73
Jun 18, 2018
Kozhikode landslide claims 13 lives: Kerala government to probe if check dam triggered incidentThe Kerala government has ordered a probe to ascertain whether a private check dam atop a hill caused the massive landslide in Kattipara in Kozhikode district killing 13 people
Jun 15, 2018
Water crisis: About two lakh people dying every year in the country due to inadequate access to safe water, says NITI Aayog reportIndia is suffering from 'the worst water crisis' in its history with about 60 crore people facing high to extreme water stress and about two lakh people dying every year due to inadequate access to safe water, NITI Aayog said in a report
Jun 02, 2018
HD Deve Gowda had no say in Karnataka ministry formation and portfolio allocation, says KumaraswamyRubbishing reports that JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda had a say in ministry formation and portfolio allocation in the JDS-Congress cabinet, Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Saturday said he had only given the nod to finalising the portfolio list.
May 30, 2018
Ahead of Chhattisgarh election, privatisation of Shivnath river looms large for Raman Singh govtChhattisgarh goes to the polls this December and, considering the RWL contract is up for renewal in October 2020, the Shivnath issue is bound to loom large once again.
Mar 28, 2018
Ministry of Water Resources holds talks with Chinese officials year after Beijing refused to share data on BrahmaputraA team of officials of India's Ministry of Water Resources held talks with their Chinese counterparts on the cooperation of trans-border rivers
Mar 22, 2018
World Water Day 2018: UNESCO report confirms trouble for India; major water crisis predicted by 2050UNESCO's report ahead of World Water Day should serve as a wake-up call for every Indian. It highlights how India is staring at a deepening water crisis.
Jan 14, 2018
Marathwada Diary: High amounts of fluoride in groundwater continue to threaten drought-hit Nanded villagesSawarkhed's groundwater contains fluoride. This is a chemical that is naturally present in soil, rocks and groundwater. But in concentrated form, it can be extremely harmful.
Jan 03, 2018
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?In modern India, political regimes of Telangana and Andhra have fought tooth and nail for the monopoly of the water source of both rivers.
Dec 17, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir in spotlight as India, Pakistan fight over Himalaya's freshwater resourcesSeveral hundred metres underground, thousands of labourers grind away day and night on a mammoth hydroelectric project in contested Kashmir, where India and Pakistan are racing to tap the subcontinent's diminishing freshwater supplies.
Nov 30, 2017
China's hand suspected in River Siang turning black: Beijing has always targeted Brahmaputra and its tributariesWater from Siang river, a tributary of the Brahmaputra considered to be a lifeline to northern Arunachal Pradesh, is turning black,