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  1. Stringent Conditions For Commercial Exploitation Of Groundwater In India

    13 Aug 2020- 06:36 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Livemint In a major revamp of regulations, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has set stringent conditions for commercial groundwater use, asking authorities to be tightfisted in granting permits, initiati ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:38

  2. Satellites Map, Predict Yemen Cholera Risk

    13 Aug 2020- 04:32 by Local Press Report SANA'A Earth Observatory A team of NASA-funded researchers has been using satellite and ground-based data to forecast the risk of cholera in Yemen and other countries. The map shows the forecasted risk of chol ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 08:47

  3. Israel Seizes Palestinian Farmer's Water Pumps

    13 Aug 2020- 04:31 by Local Press Report HEBRON WAFA News Agency Mohammad Awad, activist, has reported that Israeli forces, accompanied by intelligence officers, raided an area to the north of the Beit Ummar town, and seized three water pumps owned by loc ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:30

  4. Bangladesh To Seek Chinese Support For Teesta River Restoration Project

    11 Aug 2020- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh Bangladesh’s Ministry of Water Resources is set to seek funding for an estimated $985 Million USD to implement a “Teesta River Comprehensive Management and Restoration Project”, possibly with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 08:49

  5. World Bank Official Clarifies Institution's Role In Indus Waters Treaty Dispute Resolution

    13 Aug 2020- 06:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The outgoing World Bank Country Director for Pakistan has said that the international institution is unable to make an independent decision on either the appointment of a court of arbitrati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 06:16

  6. Mekong River Commission Warns Of Continuing Low Flow, Potential Impacts

    11 Aug 2020- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENTIANE, Laos A newly released Situation Report from the Mekong River Commission (MRC) calls for improved data sharing among the riparian nations. “We call on the six Mekong countries to increase data and in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 08:42

  7. Recurrent China Flooding Will Benefit Steel Industry

    11 Aug 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report BEIJING S&P Global Market Intelligence A standstill in construction activities following heavy rain and massive floods in China recently dampened local steel demand in certain regions, but market watchers belie ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:32

  8. Downstream Alarm Over Possible Tibet Lake Breach Flooding

    11 Aug 2020- 09:21 by Local Press Report ITANAGAR The Hindu An alert has been sounded all along the Siang river basin in Arunachal Pradesh after the Union Home Ministry in a report informed about the formation of an artificial lake on Yigong Tso river in ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:31

  9. Contaminated Water Hospitalises 600 Kashmir Villagers

    11 Aug 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report BANDIPORA The Realkashmir News As many as 600 people have reportedly been admitted at New Type Primary Health Centre (NTPHC), after consuming highly contaminated water at Ajas village in Kashmir’s Bandipora distric ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:22

  10. Malaysia To Invest In Water Supply Improvements, Target Reduction In Consumption

    5 Aug 2020- 09:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The government of Malaysia has announced an allocation of $2.3 Billion USD for improvements to the nation's water supply network. Environment and Water Minister Datuk Tuan Ibrahim Tu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2020 - 09:44

  11. Environmental Activists Oppose Emirates Nuclear Energy Plan

    5 Aug 2020- 05:04 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Green Prophet In a desert region full of oil, and unlimited sunshine, Abu Dhabi still plans to go ahead and build a nuclear energy site despite the risks. Greenpeace, which runs an active unit in the Arab ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:04

  12. North Korea Releases Dam Water Without Notifying Downstream Neighbour

    5 Aug 2020- 04:56 by Local Press Report SEOUL The Korea Herald North Korea has recently released water from a border dam three times without notifying Seoul, in defiance of an inter-Korean agreement, authorities here confirmed on Tuesday. Pyongyang partia ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:56

  13. Concern Over Low Water Levels In Thailand Dams

    5 Aug 2020- 05:03 by Local Press Report BANGKOK Bangkok Post The government is facing a challenge of adding more water in 38 major dams across the country during the one-and-half month golden period of rainfall after realising that less water has flowed i ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:03

  14. Vietnam Proposes Audit Of Mekong Basin Water Resources

    30 Jul 2020- 10:50 by Local Press Report HANOI Vietnam Plus In the framework of ASOSAI cooperation in the 2012-2013 period, an audit on water issues in the river basin was successfully carried out with the participation of five Supreme Audit Institutions ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:50

  15. Singapore High Court Extends Hyflux Debt Moratorium; Judicial Management May Follow

    30 Jul 2020- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Unsecured bank lenders to troubled environmental services company Hyflux Ltd have succeeded in their appeal to the Singapore High Court to allow them to file an application to put the comp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/30/2020 - 10:18

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