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  1. Kenyan MPs Threaten to Impeach Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa

    28 Apr 2016- 08:36 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Standard Digital News MPs have threatened to impeach Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa over claims of abusing office in a row with a State agency. Last Thursday, National Irrigation Board suspended the ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2016 - 08:36

  2. Lack of Investment Leaves Greek Cypriots in North Without Water

    28 Apr 2016- 08:38 by Local Press Report NICOSIA In-Cyprus A lack of proper investment and no pipeline is depriving Greek Cypriots access to water in the north of the island which is instead being dumped into a stream. Access Innovation, Infrastructure ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2016 - 08:38

  3. Quantum Tunneling Creates Newly Discovered Shape for Water Molecules

    28 Apr 2016- 08:38 by Local Press Report OAK RIDGE, TN Forbes New research published in Physical Review Letters last week confirms that water trapped in crystals of the mineral beryl-- the green variety of which is an emerald-- exist in what the authors ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2016 - 08:38

  4. New Plow Could Help Egyptian Farmers Avoid Water Crisis

    28 Apr 2016- 08:38 by Local Press Report CAIRO Associated Press A small, relatively cheap plow has changed Nile River flooding of fields in Egypt and allows the farmer to nearly double the yields by arranging the planting in neat, raised beds with smaller ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2016 - 08:38

  5. Vietnam Appeals for $48.5 Million to Alleviate Food, Water Shortages

    28 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam The Vietnamese government, the United Nations and partners this week launched an urgent appeal for $48.5 million USD in international aid to alleviate food and water shortages affecting millions ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2016 - 10:22

  6. 25 Children Die of Malnutrition in Colombia’s La Guajira Province

    28 Apr 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOGOTA, Colombia The recent death of a two-year-old brings the total number of children who have died of malnutrition in Colombia’s La Guajira province to 25 this year. All 25 children were members of the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2016 - 10:22

  7. Telangana State Seeks Multilateral Financing for Irrigation Projects

    27 Apr 2016- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India India’s Telangana state is seeking loans from multilateral financial institutions to complete planned irrigation projects. The state intends to invest $3.79 billion USD for irrigation projects ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2016 - 11:00

  8. International Community Urged to Address Humanitarian Crisis Caused by El Niño

    27 Apr 2016- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations’ top humanitarian relief official has called on the international community to act quickly to meet the urgent humanitarian needs of 60 million people worldwide affected ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2016 - 10:44

  9. 18 Cambodian Provinces Facing Water Shortages: Official

    27 Apr 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia Eighteen of Cambodia’s 25 provinces are facing water shortages due to the ongoing drought in Southeast Asia, an official said this week. Among the affected provinces are Kompong Cham, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2016 - 10:45

  10. New Interactive Guide Launched to Help Food and Beverage Industry Reduce Water Risks

    27 Apr 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) Swedish Water House cluster group on water and food this week launched a new interactive guide to help food and beverage companies reduce ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2016 - 10:45

  11. Kyrgyz Deputies Scrutinize Bishkek Mayor's Grant, Loan Expenditures

    27 Apr 2016- 08:14 by Local Press Report BISHKEK 24.kg News Agency The deputies of the Parliament are going to check the effectiveness of expenditure of grant and loan funds by the mayor's office of Bishkek. The decision was taken yesterday at a ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2016 - 08:14

  12. China, Mexico Eye Cooperation on Water Resources

    27 Apr 2016- 08:16 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Xinhua Chinese and Mexican authorities met on Monday to discuss the renewal of a memorandum of understanding, signed in 2011, to strengthen cooperation on the management of water resources. The ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2016 - 08:16

  13. Farmers Adopt Rainwater Harvesting in Northeast Argentina

    27 Apr 2016- 08:17 by Local Press Report CORZUELA Inter Press Service In a semiarid region in the northeast Argentine province of Chaco, small farmers have adopted a simple technique to ensure a steady water supply during times of drought: they harvest ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2016 - 08:17

  14. Mexico City Sewage Contamination Affects Health of Lake Endho Residents

    27 Apr 2016- 08:22 by Local Press Report TULA Thomson Reuters Foundation Filthy water is blamed for contaminated produce, polluted air and illness among the estimated 800 people living close to the shore of Lake Endho. Now, recently released statistics ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2016 - 08:22

  15. Lake Nicaragua Water Levels Are Dropping

    27 Apr 2016- 08:25 by Local Press Report MANAGUA Havana Times Residents of the communities around Lake Cocibolca (Lake of Nicaragua) share the same concern: the water level of the lake is dropping and they fear that “climate change” will dry it up ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2016 - 08:25

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