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  1. US Senate Votes To End Support For Saudi-led War In Yemen

    15 Mar 2019- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States Senate approved a War Powers Resolution this week to end United States invvolvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which has killed tens of thousands and caused w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2019 - 13:50

  2. US Senate Confirms Former Coal Lobbyist To Protect Nation's Water

    5 Mar 2019- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The United States Senate has confirmed Donald Trump nominee and former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to be the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2019 - 08:33

  3. Former Koch Industries Exec Heads Up USEPA's PFAS Response, Raising Conflict-Of-Interest Concerns

    6 Feb 2019- 11:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The Administration of US President Donald Trump has appointed David Dunlap, a former executive of Koch Industries to manage the country’s regulation of toxic PFAS chemicals which ha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2019 - 12:38

  4. US Government Auditors Say Trump Has Hamstrung Diplomats Re Climate-caused Migration, Conflict

    21 Jan 2019- 09:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new report by the US Government’s General Accountability Office (GAO) criticizes actions of the administration of President Donald J Trump which, by rescinding Obama-era executi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2019 - 10:01

  5. US Climate Assessment Report Warns Of Water Security Risks; Trump: "I don't believe it"

    27 Nov 2018- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States released its fourth National Climate Assessment Report last week – and it’s not looking good for water security in the North American republic. The Congressionall ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/27/2018 - 14:28

  6. OOSKAnews Publishing Schedule- Holiday Season- A Note To Newsletter Subscribers

    6 Nov 2018- 08:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States OOSKAnews will not publish its subscription-based email water news report "International Water Weekly" on Wednesday this week (November 8). Our normal weekly Wednesday pu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/09/2018 - 11:35

  7. World Bank Acknowledges Role in Indus Row

    30 Sep 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Pakistan has claimed a level of support from the World Bank in the ongoing Indus Waters Treaty furor. The World Bank committed to “timely fulfilling its obligations” in a Washingt ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 10:13

  8. Obama Directs US Government on Implications of Climate Change

    23 Sep 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States US President President Barack Obama, on 21st September, issued a directive memorandum to heads of the nation’s executive departments and agencies instituting a framework to ensure ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2016 - 10:41

  9. US Government Pledges Support for Pakistan’s Diamer-Bhasha Dam

    9 Oct 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US government this week pledged support for Pakistan’s massive $14 billion USD Diamer-Bhasha Dam project on the Indus River. During a Business Opportunity Conference at the US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2014 - 10:13

  10. World Bank Denies Funding for Pakistan’s $14 Billion Diamer Bhasha Dam

    5 May 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank announced on May 2 that it would not finance Pakistan’s 4,500-megawatt, $14 billion USD Diamer Bhasha Dam on the Indus River.  The bank announced the decision during a video p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2014 - 10:00

  11. Pakistan Approves $5 Billion First Phase of Dasu Hydropower Project

    4 Apr 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The Pakistani government this week gave the green light for the Federal Water and Power Ministry to start construction of the first phase of the Dasu Hydropower Project. The approval was giv ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/04/2014 - 09:59

  12. US State Department Showcases Water Technologies

    24 Mar 2014- 10:14 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC US State Department The U.S. Department of State showcased innovative American water technologies at “USTech H2.O,” a half-day event held on Friday, March 21 in Washington, DC in celebration of World ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2014 - 10:15

  13. Pakistani Finance Minister Pledges to Expedite Release of WASH Budget

    19 Mar 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar this week pledged to assign “top priority” to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) projects in the quarterly and bi-annual budgetary allocations for dev ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2014 - 10:01

  14. Israel Offers Drought Advice to California

    7 Mar 2014- 09:51 by Local Press Report MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA ThinkProgress.org Israel is almost two-thirds desert. After a week of heavy rains, two-thirds of California is still experiencing “extreme drought”. On Wednesday, California Gov. Jerry Brown and Is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/07/2014 - 09:51

  15. New Toolkit Explores Connection Between Water Management, Conflict Resolution

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) last week released a “Water and Conflict Toolkit,” which aims to raise awareness about the nexus between water resource manage ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/06/2014 - 11:32