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  1. Investigation Launched After Deadly Himalaya Glacier Collapse

    9 Feb 2021- 07:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India 26 have died and as many as 200 are missing after a glacier collapse in northern India on 8 February, causing deadly flooding in the state of Uttarakhand. On the morning of 7 February the glaci ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2021 - 07:23

  2. Water Must Be Driving Force In Climate Change Adaptation Policies

    3 Feb 2021- 13:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat THE HAGUE, Netherlands Water challenges featured on the agenda as one of the “action themes” at January's Climate Adaptation Summit 2021, hosted virtually by the Netherlands, with more than 30 world leaders ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/08/2021 - 11:37

  3. India PM Has Unusual Ideas About Using Wind Turbines To Extract Water From Air

    15 Oct 2020- 07:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India In a video conversation between India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and CEO of Denmark’s Vestas Wind Systems, Henrik Andersen, Modi speculated that wind turbines could produce water out of th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 07:33

  4. Hundred Day Mission To Ensure Safe Water Supply To Schools In India

    4 Oct 2020- 08:26 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Hindustan Times The Jal Shakti ministry will launch a 100-day campaign under the Jal Jeevan Mission on Mahtama Gandhi’s birth anniversary on Friday to ensure safe piped water supply to schools and anganwad ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2020 - 08:33

  5. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  6. India Spends Big To Tackle Water Shortages In Heartland States

    27 Dec 2019- 10:35 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Dawn Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a 60 billion rupee ($842 million) plan to tackle water shortages in the country’s seven heartland states where agriculture is a mainstay. The ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:29

  7. Pakistan To Demand Indus Treaty Arbitration Proceedings

    19 Dec 2019- 12:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistan government delegation visiting Washington DC this month was expected to demand establishment of a court of arbitration to address concerns over India’s two hydroelectric power proj ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  8. Modi Government To Employ Village Women As Water Quality Testers

    17 Oct 2019- 07:44 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Bloomberg Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government plans to employ women across villages to test water quality to combat rising challenges, amid scarcity of the resource across India. Women in villages a ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2019 - 07:44

  9. Punjab State CM Urges Canalization Of Parts Of Indus Water System

    5 Oct 2019- 07:51 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Udaipur News Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up canalization of the state’s three eastern rivers of the Indus Water System as a national project ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:56

  10. Hundreds Of India Villages Under Water After Dam Levels Rise. Protesters Blame Modi Birthday Party

    24 Sep 2019- 05:31 by Local Press Report BARWANI Al Jazeera Nearly 2,000 men, women and children, riding bikes and packed in tractors and trucks, rallied in Barwani, a town of about 55,000 people, against submersion of their homes, property and businesses ...

    Local Press Report - 09/24/2019 - 05:31

  11. PC Or Not PC? Gates Foundation In The Poop For Modi Award

    17 Sep 2019- 06:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEATTLE WA, United States A prestigious award to India Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a national WASH program has come under fire by activists and public figures. Modi will receive an award from the Bill and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2019 - 06:46

  12. Be Careful How You Dunk Your Gods

    9 Sep 2019- 05:37 by Local Press Report MUMBAI My Nation Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged people to work towards preventing water pollution during the immersion of Ganesh idols by ensuring that plastic and other waste does not go into sea. T ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:37

  13. Modi Mission Seeks Piped Water For All Indians

    21 Aug 2019- 14:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DELHI, India In an India Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a need for definitive progress in addressing challenges of eliminating poverty and corruption, managing population growt ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/21/2019 - 14:03

  14. 14 Million India Households To Get Drinking Water Supply By 2024, According To New Ministry

    24 Jun 2019- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The government of India says that it has begun to design its plan to provide clean drinking water to approximately 14 million households by 2024. The plan is part of the fulfilment of election ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2019 - 08:10

  15. India Forms "Jal Shakti" Ministry, Merging Former Water Resources And Drinking Water Remits

    1 Jun 2019- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India's new government, under re-elected President Narendra Modi, has formed a new “Jal Shakti” ministry whose principal remit is to provide clean drinking water throughout India, fulfilli ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/01/2019 - 10:05