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  1. India Will Need $270 Billion USD For Water Supply to Every Household

    17 Jul 2019- 12:24 by Local Press Report NOIDA Financial Express Flagship government schemes related to water infrastructure have a potential of drawing a capex of $270 billion (Rs 18.9 lakh crore) over the next few years, according to BofAML. The program ...

    Local Press Report - 07/17/2019 - 12:24

  2. Iran Resistance Movement Alleges Water Shortage Protests

    17 Jul 2019- 12:23 by Local Press Report MASHAD National Council of Resistance of Iran On Sunday, July 14, 2019, the residents of Hemat Abad, located in the suburbs of the 3rd district of Mashhad, northeast Iran, protested over the shortage of potable wat ...

    Local Press Report - 07/17/2019 - 12:23

  3. Hepatitis E Outbreaks Associated With WASH Challenges

    16 Jul 2019- 15:42 by OOSKAnews Info LAUSANNE, Switzerland Research into Hepatitis E (HEV) disease indicates that population density and lack of clean water are factors that contribute to outbreaks. Anna Carratalà and Stéphane Joost of the Swiss Federal I ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/16/2019 - 15:42

  4. China Golf's A Bogie

    16 Jul 2019- 15:23 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has declared its 8-year moratorium on new golf courses a success. The NDRC adopted a “zero tolerance” approach in banning new golf courses in 201 ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/16/2019 - 15:23

  5. World Bank Supports Kerala Resistance to Climate Change, Natural Disasters

    16 Jul 2019- 09:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Thiruvananthapuram, India The Country Director, World Bank, India, this week described the recently signed $250 Million USD loan for the Resilient Kerala Program (RKP) which aims to enhance the state’s resilie ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 09:14

  6. Deadly Monsoon Downpours Cause Mass Displacement In Nepal, India, Pakistan Bangladesh, Myanmar

    16 Jul 2019- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India Monsoon rainfall has caused and mudslides across parts of Nepal, northern India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Myanmar in recent days causing more than 100 deaths, and mass evacuations. UN chief An ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 10:22

  7. Utico Acquisition Of Hyflux: "Informal Discussions" Continue As Clock Winds Down

    13 Jul 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore The June 27 deadline for financially stressed Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd and its “white knight” Utico FZC (UAE) to reach an investment deal has passed, but a joint ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 07:56

  8. UNFAO: Conflict And Climate Conditions Continue To Exacerbate Food Insecurity

    13 Jul 2019- 07:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Variable climate conditions and persistent conflicts contine to cause high levels of food insecurity in 41 countries, with 31 of these in Africa, UNFAO has reported. The Crop Prospects and Food Sit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 07:47

  9. Nepal Warns Downstream Nations Of Anticipated High River Flow

    12 Jul 2019- 10:46 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU The Asian Age In the wake of relentless rainfall in the region, Department of Hydrology and Meteorology of Nepal on Friday issued warning pertaining to the rising levels of water in the rivers situated on ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:46

  10. Iraq Seeks Turkey Action On Water Projects

    12 Jul 2019- 10:57 by Local Press Report ANKARA Hurryiyet Daily News Veysel Eroğlu, Turkey's special envoy to Iraq, on July 11 chaired a meeting to discuss an action plan to solve water related issues in Iraq. "Our President wants to improve rel ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:57

  11. India's Steel Giants Flag Water Shortage Crisis

    12 Jul 2019- 10:48 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Bloomberg India’s steelmakers, more accustomed to securing raw materials such as iron ore and coal, are keeping another key resource in their sights: water. Two of India’s biggest steelmakers-- JSW Steel ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:48

  12. Singaporeans Remain Reluctant About Tap Water Quality

    12 Jul 2019- 10:44 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia Singapore is a global hydro-hub, home to more than 200 water companies and about 25 research centres. And national water agency PUB has gone to great lengths to monitor, treat and improv ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 11:05

  13. Robust Mussels Bust Rust

    12 Jul 2019- 10:56 by Local Press Report GUANGZHOU XINHUANET Mussels, maritime creatures adhering to rocks and boat hulls, can inspire engineering innovations that help ensure blood transfusion safety, purify water and clean up oil spills, according to re ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:56

  14. South China Authorities Tackle Heavy Rains

    12 Jul 2019- 10:51 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org About 1.63 million residents have been affected by heavy downpours and floods in South China, with about 77,000 resettled after the latest rainfalls, according to the Ministry of Emergency Managem ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:51

  15. 50-year Mapping Project Charts China Surface Water Use

    9 Jul 2019- 08:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese researchers have tracked water use over a 50 year period, mapping water scarcity; the ratio of water use to availability (WTA) and per capita water availability. Results indicate a rapid ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/09/2019 - 08:29

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