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  1. Enhanced Support For Ganga Basin Management, Pollution Control

    30 Jun 2020- 07:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat DelhI, India The World Bank has announced additional funding for India’s Namami Gange program that is designed to rejuvenate the Ganga River. The $400 Million USD financing will finance the construction of expan ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:43

  2. India's River Yamuna Benefits From Industry Lockdown

    6 Apr 2020- 10:34 by Local Press Report DELHI Deccan Herald Nature activists and enthusiasts are thrilled to find that the water of River Yamuna is gradually turning transparent in the wake of the national lockdown imposed to arrest the spread of coronavi ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:34

  3. Supreme Court Rules That All Citizens Of India Have A Constitutional Right To Clean Water

    2 Dec 2019- 08:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat DELHI, India The Supreme Court of India has ruled that the country’s citizens have a constitutional right to clean water and air, giving state governments six weeks to explain why they should not be held accounta ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:23

  4. Delhi Drinking Water Fails Quality Tests, Fear Of Disease

    26 Nov 2019- 14:47 by Local Press Report DELHI India Today According to a Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) report released by Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on November 16, all water samples collected from Delhi failed a quality test. Refuting the findin ...

    Local Press Report - 11/26/2019 - 14:47

  5. Management Is India's Real Water Challenge: Minister

    29 Sep 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report DELHI India News Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat makes no bones about his ambitious target. He says that his ministry has been charged with securing India's water supplies, and that the government ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2019 - 10:37

  6. 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

  7. Delhi's Yamuna Flood Water Storage Program Approved

    30 Jul 2019- 06:54 by Local Press Report DELHI Live Mint Delhi’s pilot project to recharge and store flood water in the Yamuna floodplains is set for a launch, with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government having received necessary approvals from the Centre a ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2019 - 06:54

  8. Geospatial Tools Can Be Deployed To Mitigate India Water Crisis

    12 Feb 2019- 12:44 by Local Press Report DELHI India, which is in the midst of its development journey, may face a grave water crisis in the future. According to a government think tank report, based on data collected from 24 of the country’s 29 states, a ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2019 - 12:44

  9. Delhi Dowses Trees With Water To Combat Air Pollution

    8 Nov 2018- 09:41 by Local Press Report DELHI The Economic Times The Delhi Fire Service (DFS) on Monday sprinkled water on trees in central Delhi as part of its measures to control pollution. Delhi's air quality deteriorated sharply on Monday to fall ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2018 - 09:41

  10. Modi Stresses Need To Conserve Natural Resources As Climate Changes

    25 Oct 2018- 11:08 by Local Press Report DELHI Financial Express Stating that global warming and environmental degradation have posed a challenge before the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday stressed the need to conserve natural resources ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2018 - 11:08

  11. India Solar Power Generation Faces Increasing Water Risk

    12 Oct 2018- 10:11 by Local Press Report DELHI PV Tech India’s rapidly progressing solar sector is heavily exposed to water risks, with around 94% of installed capacity deployed in water-stressed areas, according to a new report from consultancy firm Brid ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2018 - 10:11

  12. Treated Sewer Water for Plants

    7 Nov 2017- 07:20 by Local Press Report DELHI The Hindu In a bid to avoid wastage of fresh water, the National Green Tribunal has directed the civic authorities to provide treated sewage water for gardening purposes in a south Delhi colony. Access Policy ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2017 - 07:20

  13. India Roundup: China Criticized over Info-block, Brahmaputra Treaty Urged, India and US “Sabotage” Indus Treaty?, Dam Protest Violence Warning, Kerala/Tamil Nadu, Karnataka/Telangana, Sustainable Sugar Initiative and More

    18 Aug 2017- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON VA, United States India Criticizes China Over Block on Info At a time when major rivers in Himachal Pradesh are in spate due to heavy rain, lack of information from China on water inflow from the Pareechu riv ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/18/2017 - 13:09

  14. Sacred Indian Rivers Exposed to Pollution

    19 Jul 2017- 12:53 by Local Press Report DELHI Futurism In India, the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, which have historically been considered sacred flowing bodies of water, were ruled by the Supreme Court to be “legal persons.” This protected them from damage ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2017 - 12:53

  15. Exploiting Aravalli Aquifers Affects Water Table in Delhi, Haryana

    19 Jun 2017- 06:05 by Local Press Report DELHI The Hindustan Times A new Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) report revealed that aquifers in Aravallis are interconnected and any alterations in the pattern can disturb the groundwater table in Haryana and De ...

    Local Press Report - 06/19/2017 - 06:05

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