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  • 15 Dec 2008- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board has awarded the $166 Million USD Godavari Drinking Water Supply project to a consortium led by Indian engineering and construction firm Larsen and Toubro (L&T). The project
  • 1 Dec 2008- 19:59 by Local Press Report India, HYDERABAD RTTNews IVRCL Infrastructure & Projects Ltd. said it has received $70 million USD in orders for water supply and distribution projects in Andhra Pradesh. The first order was for $50 million USD from Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and
  • 17 Nov 2008- 23:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD The southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has finalized a water policy aimed at making best use of the 108 billion cubic meters of available surface and groundwater in the state. State Information Minister A. Ramanarayan Reddy said
  • 8 Sep 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD The southern Andhra Pradesh government on September 2 accorded administrative sanction for Phase I of the Godavari Drinking Water Supply Scheme for augmentation of water supply to the state capital, Hyderabad, and adjoining areas 2. The
  • 25 Aug 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD T he southern Indian city of Chennai will get water from the Krisha River in Andhra Pradesh starting Sept. 10 under the Telugu Ganga project. The target date for the project had been August 25. The delay has been attributed to the time
  • 21 Jul 2008- 20:59 by Local Press Report India, HYDERABAD Times of India Hyderabad residents may only receive water supply one every three days is the region's water sources do not collect more water in the next two weeks. The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board currently
  • 14 Jul 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board decision to supply water through a gravity system on an experimental basis is now paying off, with the board seeing a dramatic decrease in its electricity bill, at least at one
  • 9 Jun 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, HYDERABAD The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewage Board (HMWSSB) last month adopted a gravity flow method to supply water to the southern Indian city, in the process cutting power costs. The agency has cut the sprawling city into two
  • 2 Jun 2008- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt he water in the Damietta subsidiary of the Nile is currently registering higher levels of pollution, making it difficult for potable water treatment plants in the governorates of Daqahliya and Damietta to produce water according to
  • 5 May 2008- 21:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India — City regulator Chennai Metrowater has made installation of water flow meters mandatory by May 31st for all residential and commercial buildings with sump connections in the southern Indian metropolis. Earlier, multi-storied and special
  • 12 Feb 2008- 18:25 by Local Press Report India, HYDERABAD The Times of India — The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board has stopped the salaries of some 40 top officials due to its "critical financial position." "The performance in terms of revenue collection has
  • 29 Jan 2008- 18:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India — Chennai's perennial water shortages could ease if a plan to build India's largest desalination plant gets under way. Chennai's estimated water consumption of 840 million liters per day is expected to grow substantially
  • 29 Jan 2008- 18:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, karachi — The Sindh Irrigation Department plans to release contaminated water from Manchar Lake into Indus River. The department announced last week that it would go ahead with the release even though the water upstream at the Kotri passage is