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  • 10 Aug 2017- 06:17 by Local Press Report HYDERABAD Telangana Today Less than 24 hours after Irrigation Minister T Harish Rao’s appeal, the Karnataka government agreed to release 15 tmc of water from Narayanpur reservoirs in view of the acute drinking water shortage in Telangana, especially in the
  • 3 Aug 2016- 11:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India In what opponents are claiming as a victory, the Hyderabad High Court on August 3rd struck down the Telangana government’s acquisition of land for the planned the Sri Komaravelli Mallannasagar lift irrigation project. Over 30,000
  • 29 Jun 2016- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India India’s Telangana state could save $1.8 billion USD if it makes some changes to planed irrigation projects, according to retired chief engineer and irrigation and water expert T. Hanumantha Rao. Telangana had planned to invest $15
  • 16 Jun 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India India's Telangana state has asked the central government for $1 billion USD to complete new and existing irrigation projects. The state has over 109 irrigation projects, worth $6.5 billion USD, under construction, including the
  • 27 Apr 2016- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India India’s Telangana state is seeking loans from multilateral financial institutions to complete planned irrigation projects. The state intends to invest $3.79 billion USD for irrigation projects during 2016-2017, $1.49 billion USD of
  • 11 Mar 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India The governments of Telangana and Maharashtra this week signed an inter-state irrigation agreement that will resolve long-standing issues around use of water from the Godavari River and its tributaries, the Penganga and Pranahita. The
  • 4 Feb 2016- 14:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India Mission Kakatiya, a program that aims to restore all water reservoirs in India's Telangana state, is expected to receive $300 million USD from the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The GCF, which falls within the framework of the United
  • 9 Dec 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India India’s Telangana state has allocated $3.74 billion USD for irrigation projects during the upcoming 2016-17 fiscal year. It is the first time the state government has allotted funding directly to the irrigation department; it will make
  • 22 Jun 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India In a move aimed at helping farmers and preventing migration from the state, the Telengana government has launched $5.08 billion USD irrigation project. Under the project, over 405,000 hectares of land will be irrigated-- 283,000
  • 16 Feb 2015- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HYDERABAD, India The chief ministers of the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana declared a truce this weekend in their dispute over sharing the waters of the Krishna River. Last week, the Telangana government had halted the flow of water from
  • 11 Nov 2014- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MITHI, Pakistan The ongoing drought in the Tharparkar district of Pakistan’s Sindh province has led to the deaths of 61 children in the last 42 days, and as many as 470 people over the last three years, provincial officials said last week. The children
  • 20 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The water flowing downstream from Pakistan’s Kotri Barrage on the Indus River is contaminated with high levels of arsenic and lead, and is unfit for human consumption, according to a new study from the Liaquat University of Medical