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22 Mar 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The production of goods for export is depleting the water supplies of some of the world’s poorest countries, a new report from WaterAid warns. Collaboration between the public and private sectors is cru ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 08:21
15 Mar 2019- 11:45 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI APN News Experts have called upon the central government to draft a national water ATM policy aimed at the adoption of state-of-the-art IoT technology and a services approach rather than a hardware approa ...
Local Press Report - 03/15/2019 - 11:45
13 Mar 2019- 07:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India An Indian government Minister said this week that the country had stopped more than a half-a-million acre-feet of water of three eastern rivers, the Ravi, Beas and Sutlej, from flowing into Pa ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2019 - 07:06
11 Mar 2019- 05:59 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Siasat Daily The World Bank has provided additional financing of 137 million dollars (about Rs 960 crore) for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) to rehabilitate and modernize over 2 ...
Local Press Report - 03/11/2019 - 05:59
World Bank Group, Other International Organizations Can Be Sued In The US When Their Loans Cause Environmental Damage
8 Mar 2019- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Supreme Court has ruled for the first time that The World Bank Group and other international organizations can be sued in the US when international investments go ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/08/2019 - 12:55
26 Feb 2019- 12:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has launched a new iteration of the "India Water Tool" to assist businesses facing water scarcity to identify these ris ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2019 - 12:16
26 Feb 2019- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New Delhi, India India’s Minister for Water Resources has again questioned continuation of the longstanding Indus Water Treaty (IWT) with Pakistan, as tensions between the countries escalated dramatically this ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/26/2019 - 12:31
26 Feb 2019- 10:10 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Times of India India does not have shortage of water but the management of water is not adequate, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Monday. "India does not have shortage of water but the ...
Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 10:10
18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report HYDERABAD The Express Tribune The Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has claimed that 22,000 cusecs water, which is enough to irrigate over 43,000 acres of land per day, goes missing due to leakages and theft betwe ...
Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:07
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
8 Feb 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Daily Star Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today assured visiting Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen that they will work for early conclusion to the long-awaited Teesta water sha ...
Local Press Report - 02/08/2019 - 11:27
8 Feb 2019- 10:01 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI News on Air During the meeting of 3rd Indo-German Working Group for cooperation on water and waste management which concluded in New Delhi on February 6, both sides discussed potential cooperation in this ...
Local Press Report - 02/08/2019 - 10:01
Climate Change Threatens Loss of Two-thirds Of Hindu Kush Himalaya Glaciers, 1.65 Billion People Live In Downstream Valleys
5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 12:37
3 Feb 2019- 10:27 by Local Press Report BENGALURU Deccan Herald “One needs permission from the tribunal to construct a dam, but nor for digging thousands of borewells. Planting of eucalyptus and pumping of ground water are the major reasons for the dying ...
Local Press Report - 02/03/2019 - 10:27
30 Jan 2019- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Per requirement of the Indus Waters Treaty and the agreement announced in mid-January, a three member delegation of Pakistani water experts arrived in India on January 27. The purpose of the v ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2019 - 08:25