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  1. Bangladesh To Seek Chinese Support For Teesta River Restoration Project

    11 Aug 2020- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh Bangladesh’s Ministry of Water Resources is set to seek funding for an estimated $985 Million USD to implement a “Teesta River Comprehensive Management and Restoration Project”, possibly from ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 10:04

  2. Downstream Alarm Over Possible Tibet Lake Breach Flooding

    11 Aug 2020- 09:21 by Local Press Report ITANAGAR The Hindu An alert has been sounded all along the Siang river basin in Arunachal Pradesh after the Union Home Ministry in a report informed about the formation of an artificial lake on Yigong Tso river in ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:31

  3. Contaminated Water Hospitalises 600 Kashmir Villagers

    11 Aug 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report BANDIPORA The Realkashmir News As many as 600 people have reportedly been admitted at New Type Primary Health Centre (NTPHC), after consuming highly contaminated water at Ajas village in Kashmir’s Bandipora distric ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:22

  4. India: Interstate Committee Will Manage Krishna River Basin During Monsoons

    14 Jul 2020- 10:31 by Local Press Report MUMBAI The News Minute Karnataka and Maharashtra are going to set up a joint committee to manage floods in the Krishna river basin during the monsoon, when heavy rains lash both states. "The joint committee wi ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:31

  5. Himalaya Nature Reserve Can Alleviate China-India Border Water Disputes

    6 Jul 2020- 10:54 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI South China Morning Post China and India could resolve their deadly border conflict in the Himalayas by turning all the disputed areas into a nature reserve, an Indian scientist has written. Maharaj Pandit ...

    Local Press Report - 07/06/2020 - 10:54

  6. 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

  7. India State Government To Study Climate Change Effects On Glacial Lakes

    29 Jun 2020- 12:11 by Local Press Report SHIMLA The Statesman The Himachal Pradesh government is mulling to undertake mapping of glacial lakes to mitigate the climate-induced hazards and to undertake various studies to understand the threat arising out of ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2020 - 11:17

  8. "OOSKAnews Voices": Beyond 2030

    25 Jun 2020- 09:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest columns written by participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, Jayantika Kutty discusses a "Blue Peace Bulletin ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:29

  9. Water As A Cause And A Weapon In Galwan Confrontation?

    25 Jun 2020- 11:10 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India A senior Indian government official has told media that forces of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) deployed water as a weapon during recent fatal clashes witht Indian troops in eastern ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:14

  10. India: Why Did Famous Maharashtra Lake Turn Pink?

    15 Jun 2020- 08:19 by Local Press Report NAGPUR Deccan Herald A team of scientists from the city-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) will visit the Lonar lake in Maharashtra's Buldhana district next week and collect it ...

    Local Press Report - 06/15/2020 - 08:19

  11. India-China Border Tension Over Galwan River Rights

    9 Jun 2020- 05:03 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Print Images have confirmed three things: 1) the intrusions in Galwan were at a single point, involving not more than 40 to 50 Chinese troops; 2) the Chinese intrusion lasted at best for two weeks and ...

    Local Press Report - 06/09/2020 - 06:48

  12. Super-Cyclone Forces Evacuation Of Millions In India, Bangladesh

    20 May 2020- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kolkata, India Super-cyclone “Amphan”, the Bay of Bengal’s strongest storm since 1999, has forced mass evacuations this week in North East India and Bangladesh, with torrential rain, high winds and forecasts o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2020 - 03:48

  13. “Blue Peace Voices” Series: Further Episodes Released

    19 May 2020- 11:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India This OOSKAnews article was updated 29 May. A series of nine interesting "Blue Peace Voices", short video presentations by global participants in the Blue Peace movement, were released in ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:24

  14. Innovation Required To Mobilise Water Finance In Times Of Boom, As Well As Recession

    16 May 2020- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Mumbai, INDIA A new “Blue Peace Bulletin” on Financial Innovation from think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG), examines new instruments of innovative finance which can help mobilise resources in the times ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2020 - 10:38

  15. India: Inter-state Dispute Over Krishna River Water

    14 May 2020- 07:44 by Local Press Report HYDERABAD Hindustan Times The bonhomie between Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and his Andhra Pradesh counterpart Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy in the last one year seems all but over as the two states brace f ...

    Local Press Report - 05/14/2020 - 08:09