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  • 27 Mar 2017 - 10:05 - LILONGWE, Malawi - OOSKAnews Correspondent
  • 15 Feb 2017 - 10:30 - LANCASTER, PA - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 6 Feb 2017 - 10:26 - CORVALLIS, OR, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - HANOI, Vietnam - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The government of Vietnam has announced moves to ensure water resource security amid climate change.

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - AVDIIVKA, Ukraine - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Intense fighting in the Ukraine town of Avdiivka on 29th and 30th January disabled electricity and water, including the Donetsk Filtration Station and a backup reservoir, according to the United Na

  • 3 Feb 2017 - 09:45 - BEIRUT, Lebanon - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Water supply to Raqqa in northern Syria, which is regarded as the Islamic State / Daesh group's Syrian “capital”, has been cut after suspected coalition raids on the city's main pipeline.

  • 2 Feb 2017 - 11:59 - ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The latest issue of “Development Advocate Pakistan”, a United Nations Development Program report, describes water associated problems as among the key challenges faced by the country.

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    UN-Water, a coagulation of United Nations agencies, has declared that World Water Day (22nd March, 2017) is “all about wastewater, and how we should be reducing and reusing it rather than letting i

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by participants in different parts of the international water community.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - WASHINGTON, DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Afghanistani provincial governors have accused the government of Iran of conspiring with Afghan Taliban leadership to target Afghan water projects.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - BANGKOK, Thailand - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A Thai government ministry has announced plans to levy a fee for wastewater treatment from visiting tourists to help fund new treatment facilities.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - DAMASCUS, Syria - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Syrian army has regained control of the Ain el-Fijeh spring and pumping facility under a deal struck with rebel forces involving an agreement for withdrawal.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - Bangkok, Thailand - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Thailand Prime Minister General Pravut Chan-o-cha has urged government agencies to reduce their water usage 10 percent.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - Washington, DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    United States President Donald J. Trump has, among other assets, a “luxury” bottled water product. The President’s nominee for administrator of the United States Environmental Agency (USEPA), Scott Pruitt, facing a confirmation hearing last week with US lawmakers, was confronted during the hearing with a bottle of Trump Water.

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - New York, NY, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Jan 23rd called for unimpeded and unconditional access to children in the besieged city of Deir ez-Zor, noting that they have not received regular humani

  • 25 Jan 2017 - 11:43 - New York, NY, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Banco Safra SA has filed a class action in New York against BHP Billiton and Vale, joint-venture partners in Samarco, the iron ore mine responsible for Brazil’s worst ever environmental disaster.

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:48 - BANGKOK - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    More than half of the country's key natural waterways and reservoirs show fairly good to good water quality, according to the Pollution Control Department. PCD chief Jatuporn Buruspat on Saturday released the findings of a survey of the environmental situation last year, which he said generally represents a cause for hope due to improved public awareness of environmental protection and preservation (Bangkok Post).

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:16 - DAMASCUS, Syria - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Middle East Eye reports that air strikes escalated on Sunday in a reb

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:14 - LONDON - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The BBC reports that the flashpoint for Syria's war, six years old this March, has in recent day

  • 16 Jan 2017 - 04:44 - THIRUVANANTHAPURAM - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Though Palakkad is the worst-drought affected district in the State, it slakes the thirst of over a dozen water guzzling enterprises at concessional tariff in the Kanjikode industrial belt. They include two major plants manufacturing beer and distilled spirit meant for alcoholic beverages. A huge portion of the drinking water stored at Kerala’s largest reservoir, Malampuzha, is still being diverted to these units without any legal binding by the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) and the action is now triggering large-scale public protest (The Hindu).

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