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  1. India’s Bihar State Government Plans Water Management Through River-Interlinking

    The government of India's eastern state of Bihar is looking at better management of water resources through interlinking its rivers. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2013 - 12:24

  2. Ganges River Pollution Is Important to All

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    Local Press Report - 10/18/2012 - 10:10

  3. India's Plans to Inter-Link Rivers Is Dangerous, State Chief Minister Says

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    Local Press Report - 10/15/2012 - 10:04

  4. Indian Water Minister Says Ganges Pollution Serious

    14 May 2012- 11:19 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Deccan Chronicle (India) An aerial survey of the Ganga river in Bihar on Saturday brought Union water resources minister Pawan Kumar Bansal and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar closer to the alarming ...

    Local Press Report - 05/16/2013 - 05:16

  5. PUB Officials to Visit Bihar

    20 Jul 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report sinGapore, PATNA Indopia (India) A team from Singapore's Public Utility Board (PUB) will visit the Indian state of Bihar to offer recommendations on ways to improve potable water supply in five major cities of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  6. Singapore to Help Bihar With Drinking Water Shortage

    13 Jul 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA ^V ingapore has agreed to help the government of Bihar address the severe water crisis in the state with the help of experts from the Public Utility Board (PUB) of Singapore using the latest water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  7. Little Change in Arsenic Content in Bihar

    23 Mar 2009- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA Nearly a year after admitting that 12 districts located on the periphery of the Ganges River in the eastern Indian state of Bihar had very high arsenic levels in their drinking water, the local ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 07:00

  8. Dams in Nepal Only Way to Check Hoods in Bihar

    8 Sep 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA India's eastern state of Bihar, which has been flooded by the swollen Kosi river, is destined to face the disaster year after year unless high dams are constructed in the upper reaches of at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 10:00

  9. Bihar to Spend on Flood Control and Water Management

    26 May 2008- 22:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA- In order to minimize the devastation caused by flooding every year and provide potable drinking water to residents, the Bihar government in eastern India has decided to spend $204 million USD on ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 14:00

  10. 120,000 Affected By Arsenic in Bihar

    5 May 2008- 21:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA — Nearly 120,000 people have been affected by high levels of arsenic in underground water in 12 districts of Bihar, including the state capital, according to the state's Public Health and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 14:00

  11. Nitrate-Laden Water in Gaya, India

    28 Apr 2008- 21:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, GAYA — The water in some areas of Gaya city is loaded with nitrates. In some places it's up to 250 milligrams per liter, while the maximum safe limit for nitrate content in water is 45 milligrams ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 14:00

  12. Ganges Pollution Linked to Gall Bladder Cancer

    14 Apr 2008- 21:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, PATNA-A team of Indian and Japanese doctors have found after a two-year study that residents of central and eastern India along the Ganges River have the world's second highest rate of cancer of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 19:15