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8 Oct 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRKUTSK, Russia Local residents and environmentalists have launched a petition calling on Russian President Vladimir Putin to halt construction of a radioactive-waste processing facility in the village of Shiry ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2015 - 10:02
16 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ULAN UDE, Russia Lake Baikal's water levels could drop by another 28 centimeters by next spring, according to Yendon Garmayev, head of the Baikal Institute. "This year, the lake’s water level fell to ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/16/2015 - 10:01
22 Jul 2015- 11:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRKUTSK, Russia The Russian Federal Agency for Subsoil Use (Rosnedra) is looking into an alternative water source in the Irkutsk Region, in order to preserve Lake Baikal, acting Regional Natural Resources and ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2015 - 11:07
15 May 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORTO-NOVO, Benin Benin’s Minister of Energy and Water, Barthélémy Dahogo Kassa, has resigned following allegations of “massive” fraud in drinking water projects. Netherlands Deputy Development Minister Lilian ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2015 - 10:03
23 Feb 2015- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRKUTSK, Russia Low water levels in Lake Baikal could in turn affect the volume of water in the 1,779-kilometer long, Angara River, which drains the lake, the regional branch of Russia’s Federal Service for Su ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/23/2015 - 10:19
7 Oct 2013- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland International environmental NGO WWF on October 7 filed a complaint with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) against British oil giant Soco International Plc. In ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2013 - 10:08
11 Sep 2012- 08:55 by Local Press Report GONBAD-E KAVUS Telegraph The Iranian president made the assertions in a speech on Monday addressing the problems caused by low rainfall trends, which experts say is threatening Iran's agriculture. "Today ...
Local Press Report - 09/11/2012 - 09:58
Construction on the central route of China’s South-to-North Water Diversion project is “going into high gear” and is expected to be finished next year, two years ahead of its original deadline, according to a project official. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/20/2012 - 10:30
24 May 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), with funding from the Japanese government, is helping drought-prone Horn of Africa states map and exploit groundwat ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14