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  1. India Rivers' Microplastics Pollution Of Bay Of Bengal

    25 Jan 2021- 08:07 by Local Press Report UTTARAKHAND Phys.org The Ganges River—with the combined flows of the Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers—could be responsible for up to 3 billion microplastic particles entering the Bay of Bengal every day, according to ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:33

  2. India Supreme Court Addresses Yamuna River Pollution

    18 Jan 2021- 08:21 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Business Insider India The Supreme Court on Wednesday said pollution-free water forms a basic right under the constitutional framework as it took suo moto cognisance of the issue of contamination of river ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:21

  3. Bangalore Upgrades Sewage Treatment Systems

    3 Jan 2021- 08:02 by Local Press Report BENGALURU The New Indian Express The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) plans to upgrade 20 of its Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs), in the light of the National Green Tribunal’s order on the need for b ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 08:02

  4. Wetlands Development To Address Human-animal Conflict

    8 Dec 2020- 09:44 by Local Press Report GUWAHATI The New Indian Express Assam’s Kaziranga National Park has found a way to solve the problem of water scarcity for its rhinos and other animals during winter: the World Heritage Site is developing wetlands a ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:44

  5. China Mega Dam Plan Sparks Alarm In Downstream India, Bangladesh

    8 Dec 2020- 07:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India PowerChina has announced plans to construct up to 60 gigawatts (GW) of hydropower capacity on the Yarlung Tsangpo River (known in downstream India as the Brahmaputra River) in The Tibet Autonomou ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  6. India Minister: Efficient Irrigation Essential For Ag Sector

    7 Dec 2020- 07:29 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Outlook India With climate change and reduced water availability affecting major parts of India, an efficient irrigation system is essential for the success of the agriculture sector in India, Union Jal Sh ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2020 - 07:39

  7. India's Kabul River Dam Support Likely To Unnerve Pakistan

    4 Dec 2020- 07:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India India has announced plans to build the Shahtoot Dam on Afghanistan’s Kabul River, which will help residents of Kabul but is likely to unsettle downstream Pakistan. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, India’ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  8. Possible Repeat of Chinese Incursion Into Bhutan May Impact Water Flow To Paddy Farmers

    4 Dec 2020- 07:12 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India New satellite images reveal construction of a Chinese village inside Bhutan alongside the Torsa River where a narrow strip of land in mountainous terrain between India and China has long been dis ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  9. Trumpety Trump! No, Not That One

    28 Nov 2020- 06:29 by Local Press Report BENGALURU India Times Elephants are known for their intelligence- their problem-solving abilities and power of comprehension are admirable, and a video proves that. In a clip that has gone viral on social media, an ...

    Local Press Report - 11/29/2020 - 12:30

  10. North Kashmir Residents In Water Scarcity Protest

    13 Nov 2020- 10:55 by Local Press Report SOPORE The Kashmir Walla Scores of residents including women of Bagh-e-Islam of Sopore area in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday staged a protest against Jal Shakti department for ‘failing’ to provide ...

    Local Press Report - 11/13/2020 - 10:55

  11. Curbing Illegal Sand Mining In Yamuna Basin

    9 Nov 2020- 07:05 by Local Press Report CHANDIGARH The Tribune Two instances of the past fortnight give an encouraging glimpse of efforts to contain the menace of illegal sand mining in the area. Alert local residents and river activists have red-flagged ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 07:05

  12. India: Interstate Water Dispute Trial To Resume

    2 Nov 2020- 10:19 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI News Track Brijesh Kumar Tribunal, which is examining the krishna water disputes between Telangana state and Andhra Pradesh, will resume the trial for three days from November 25. The tribunal, which has b ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2020 - 10:19

  13. Treated Wastewater To Be Used In Delhi's Green Areas

    21 Oct 2020- 05:56 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The New Indian Express The Delhi government is emphasising on increasing the usage of treated water for activities other than drinking. Water Minister Satyendar Jain, who was on an inspection visit to a f ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 06:14

  14. $270 Million USD Loan to Improve Urban Water Services in Madhya Pradesh

    15 Oct 2020- 07:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank have signed a loan agreement for the second phase of the Madhya Pradesh Urban Services Improvement Project, following an original loan of $ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  15. India: Goa State Files Petition Against Karnataka

    12 Oct 2020- 09:24 by Local Press Report PANAJI Deccan Herald The Aam Aadmi Party in Goa on Friday punched holes in the BJP-led coalition government's legal strategy to file a contempt petition against Karnataka in the ongoing conflict between the tw ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:24