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  • 8 Mar 2019- 08:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A group of US academics have proposed that the US and Mexico collaborate on a large scale energy, water, industry, and education park. The venture would be constructed along the nearly 2,000-mile arid and semi-arid mutual
  • 15 Feb 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON, VA New research reinforces the case that climate change will result in an increase in natural disasters, unstable availability to water and changing agricultural practices. "Climate Change and Psychology: Effects of Rapid Global Warming on
  • 14 Feb 2019- 11:58 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Smithsonian Magazine Since the dawn of conflict, armed groups have targeted water as both a tactic and potential weapon of war. In savaging rivers, wells, lakes and more, attacking troops punish locals for their lack of support—or render the
  • 13 Feb 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRISBANE, Australia The India-owned Adani Group mining company has admitted that coal-contaminated water again overflowed from their Abbot Point Operations in Queensland, Australia during heavy rainfall February 7, and that it had not applied for an
  • 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, as many as 600 million people are currently
  • 12 Feb 2019- 12:44 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Nation Winter in Thailand will be over next week, the Meteorological Department announced yesterday. Even though the smog problem is expected to improve nationwide once winter ends, the arrival of summer brings along a new problem – water
  • 11 Feb 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report HEBRON Palestine News & Info Agency Israeli forces raided the water pump rooms in the village of at-Tiwani and conducted search operations for the water pipelines in an apparent prelude to cut off water supply to residents. The popular committee
  • 11 Feb 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report BRISTOL Physics World The US imports 15% of its food, much of it from Mexico. Now a study shows that America’s appetite for fresh salad, winter strawberries and the like is resulting in parched aquifers, dry rivers and salty soil across large swathes of
  • 11 Feb 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arab News Water security is a global issue that all countries must get ahead of, Dubai’s Water and Electricity Authority (DEWA) chief executive Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer warned on Monday, as he laid out Dubai’s 2036 plan for tackling the challenge. Al
  • 12 Feb 2019- 08:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent N'DJAMENA, Chad The Chairman of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), Suleiman Adamu, has said that non-payment of contributions by member-nations to the Commission has become a “recurring issue” that is affecting the organization’s Secretariat.
  • 11 Feb 2019- 06:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AWEIL, South Sudan The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) hosted a rally in Aweil State last week to reinforce efforts to contain tension over water resources between pastoralists and farmers. Annually, the pastoral Reziaghat population in
  • 10 Feb 2019- 11:03 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Jewish News Syndicate Brazil will receive 10 generators that use Israeli technology to produce pure, clean-drinking water from ambient air, according to Brazilian Minister of Science Marcos Cesar Pontes. Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology
  • 8 Feb 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report OLIFANTSHOEK OFM News A South African Breweries truck has been looted and set alight by angry protestors in Olifantshoek, which is in the Northern Cape. This comes after the community embarked on protest action on Tuesday, claiming that they have not received
  • 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 sharing agreement. Scarcity Transnational
  • 8 Feb 2019- 10:01 by Local Press Report PHUKET CITY Phuket News The Phuket Governor has agreed to call in the Royal Rainmkaing Department and ordered water officials to “find another way” to resolve the island’s water supply crisis, leading to an emergency notice being issued late last night

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