Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 6 Oct 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RANCHI, India India’s eastern Jharkhand state is seeking $1.3 billion USD from the central government for irrigation and pollution reduction projects. The state is asking for $816 million USD to build irrigation facilities for over 355,750 hectares of
  • 29 Sep 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Environmentalists and former officials with the South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People (SANDRP) have written to the federal Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change warning about inadequacies in the environmental
  • 25 Sep 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KANPUR, India The city of Kanpur, in India’s Uttar Pradesh state, is planning to build four new sewage treatment plants by 2016 to clean more of the wastewater thatis currently being discharged into the Ganges River. The plants at Sajari, Bingawan,
  • 20 Jul 2015- 09:34 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV The Hindu Israel, one of India’s biggest defence partners, wants to offer its expertise in water management and help the government with its ambitious Ganga cleaning project. Israel’s water management, desalination and recycling techniques, which
  • 25 Jun 2015- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The Indian government will start a $1.18 billion USD project to link the Ken and Betwa rivers by December, according to S. Masood Hussain, director general of the National Water Development Agency (NWDA). The Ken is the last tributary
  • 8 Jan 2015- 11:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India Indian Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga (Ganges River) Rejuvenation Sushri Uma Bharti said this week that the central government’s plans to link many of the nation’s rivers will provide significant benefits