Water Quality

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  • 15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report BISMARCK, ND Rapid City Journal Fearing contamination of its drinking water, the Oglala Sioux Tribe has entered the legal fray against the Dakota Access pipeline. Attorneys working for the tribe filed a lawsuit Monday in U.S District Court in Washington
  • 15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report DAMASCUS Sputnik News Daesh terrorist group militants again blocked access for Syrian Aleppo residents to drinking water from the Al-Khafsa water treatment facility, the province's governor, Hussein Diyab, said Wednesday. Access Conflict Disasters Food
  • 15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report ATLANTA, GA Silicon Cyber security researchers at Georgia Tech University have created a new form of ransomware that can take over the controls of simulated water treatment plant, highlighting the vulnerabilities than can be found in industrial control
  • 13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Inter Press News Service Is it possible to spend 5.2 billion dollars to clean up a river which is just 64-km-long and get practically no results? Argentina is showing that it is. Access Corporate Risk Ecosystems Policy Pollution Regulation
  • 13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report KOZHIKODE The Hindu Contaminated water continues to flow through the Kerala Water Authority (KWA) pipelines in Vadakara municipality. Though the KWA tried to fixed the problem by pumping water from the Peruvannamoozhi reservoir, residents have complained
  • 13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report BENGALURU Cityscape This city of 11 million, formerly known as Bangalore, is home to India’s software giants and its startups, as well as multinationals such as Samsung, Oracle and Amazon. com. The growing tech sector symbolizes urban India’s upward mobility
  • 13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report SEVASTOPOL Pravda Residents of the city of Sevastopol said that the water in the Round Bay of the Black Sea turned green. The people promptly informed EMERCOM of the phenomenon. "In the waters of the Round Bay, an unknown substance colored the sea water
  • 13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report LONDON Anglican Communion News Service The Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has said the problem of water supply and sanitation illustrates why South Africa “is one of the most unequal countries in the world.” The Archbishop also described the problem
  • 7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report PULANG PISAU Channel NewsAsia Indonesia will soon issue a regulation to make it compulsory for land concession owners to install water level monitoring systems to ensure the peatlands are kept moist. The Peatland Restoration Agency (BRG) revealed that the
  • 7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report PARIS Channel News Asia French wastewater treatment company Suez announced on Tuesday (Feb 7) it had been awarded a contract to design an artificial wetland to clean water from a petrochemical industrial zone outside Shanghai. Corporate Risk Ecosystems
  • 6 Feb 2017- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for organizations and individuals to
  • 7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report MAGUINDANAO The Philippine Star Officials are bracing for frequent flooding in Maguindanao due to the massive growth of water hyacinths now blocking the flow of rivers that spring from the Liguasan Delta. Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu on Thursday told
  • 3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HANOI, Vietnam The government of Vietnam has announced moves to ensure water resource security amid climate change. The country’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) has “promulgated an action plan with the aim of promoting cooperation,
  • 3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIRUT, Lebanon Water supply to Raqqa in northern Syria, which is regarded as the Islamic State / Daesh group's Syrian “capital”, has been cut after suspected coalition raids on the city's main pipeline. "After coalition air strikes, the
  • 3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by Local Press Report HARARE NewsDay Zimbabwe Water supply coverage in Harare has surpassed its target to reach 70% following a maximisation of “low revenue” returns, according to the 100-day Rapid Results Potable Water Feedback Report. Climate Corporate Risk Energy Security