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  1. Dear Mr DiCaprio, "You Are Poorly Advised"

    29 Sep 2019- 05:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat BANGALORE, India A coalition of environmental actvists in India has sent an open letter to actor Leonardo DiCaprio describing his support for the Isha Foundation’s “Cauvery Calling” tree-planting campaign as poo ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:38

  2. Drought Hits Bangalore Tech Sector Again

    8 May 2017- 12:50 by Local Press Report BANGALORE Wired Bangalore is running out of water, fast. Every year since 2012, Bangalore has been hit by drought. But the changing climate is not exclusively to blame for Bangalore’s water problems. The city’s grow ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:50

  3. Multiplexes, Restaurants Must Give Free Water

    27 Apr 2017- 06:52 by Local Press Report BANGALORE Bangalore Mirror In a case involving a Re 1 battle between an activist and a famous fast food restaurant chain over free and clean drinking water, 47-year-old Sudha Katwa has won the battle against Kentuc ...

    Local Press Report - 04/27/2017 - 06:52

  4. Sharing the Cauvery: an Alternative Vision

    31 Oct 2016- 09:21 by Local Press Report BANGALORE The News Minute Signatories feel the sharing of Cauvery requires an alternative vision for the entire river basin and informed public discourse. Access Climate Scarcity Social Issues Transnational Issues ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2016 - 09:21

  5. Karnataka Will Comply With Supreme Court re Cauvery

    19 Oct 2016- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India The Indian state of Karnataka’s government said on October 19th that it would abide by the nation’s Supreme Court directive to release 2,000 cusecs of water per day to downstream state Tamil N ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2016 - 13:26

  6. Tamil Nadu Ministers Meet With Rao about Cauvery

    7 Oct 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India Tamil Nadu Ministers met on 7th October with state governor Vidyasagar Rao at his request to discuss ongoing issues related to upstream release of water related to the Cauvery river system. “Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2016 - 11:46

  7. Karnataka Defies Supreme Court, Refuses Further Cauvery Release

    28 Sep 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BENGALURU, India Representatives of both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal (Secular) parties in Karnataka have today (September 28th) urged the State government against releasing Cauvery water to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/28/2016 - 10:15

  8. Constitutional Crisis as Karnataka Defies Supreme Court’s Cauvery Ruling

    23 Sep 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BENGALURU, India A special session of the Legislative Council of the Indian State of Karnataka on September 23rd resolved with cross-party support that "in this state of acute distress" the governmen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2016 - 10:28

  9. Modi Calls for Restraint in Cauvery Unrest

    14 Sep 2016- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BENGALURU, India Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 14th appealed for restraint from water protesters in Karnataka state. There have been two deaths and more than 350 arrests during unrest follow ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2016 - 10:51

  10. Bangalore Closed Friday as Cauvery Dispute Intensifies

    9 Sep 2016- 12:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India Hundreds of IT firms and multinationals are not working today in Bangalore, the state capital of Karnataka. The capital of India’s technology industry has largely closed down in protest at the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2016 - 06:40

  11. Bangalore to Waive $15 Million Worth of Slum Dwellers’ Water Bills

    6 Jun 2016- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is considering a proposal to waive $15 million USD worth of water bills for those living in economically disadvantaged areas. After hearing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/06/2016 - 10:10

  12. Local Industries Dumping Untreated Wastewater Into Varthur Lake: Source

    16 Nov 2015- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India Untreated wastewater from nearby industries is being discharged into Varthur Lake on a daily basis, and the ongoing pollution has damaged local river ecosystems, a source at the Bangalore Wate ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/16/2015 - 10:03

  13. CH2M WIns Contract to Develop Water and Wastewater Master Plan for Bangalore

    4 Sep 2015- 09:39 by Local Press Report DENVER, CO Water World The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) of Southern India has selected CH2M, a global engineering company, to develop a visionary strategic master plan that will help the Indian ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2015 - 09:39

  14. Bangalore to Build Six More Sewage Treatment Plants

    29 Jun 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGALORE, India The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) has announced plans to build six more sewage treatment plants at a total cost of $236 million USD. The plants will have a total treatment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/29/2015 - 10:23

  15. Indian Company to Build Wastewater Treatment Plant in Sri Lanka

    24 Jun 2015- 11:19 by Local Press Report COLOMBO Daily News Eco Green Solution Systems (P) Ltd Bangalore is looking to set up a waste water management plant in Sri Lanka. This will be their first overseas operation. Corporate Risk Environment Innovation, ...

    Local Press Report - 06/24/2015 - 11:19