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  • 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
  • 5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels of greenhouse gas emissions would lead to
  • 30 Jan 2019- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Per requirement of the Indus Waters Treaty and the agreement announced in mid-January, a three member delegation of Pakistani water experts arrived in India on January 27. The purpose of the visit is to inspect Indian hydro-electric
  • 28 Jan 2019- 06:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India WWF-India and the Indian Banks’ Association define increasing water risk for Indian corporations and identify that this increased risk could ultimately negatively affect the balance sheets of Indian banks in a new report. "Hidden
  • 13 Jan 2019- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The government of India will permit Pakistan officials to inspect two controversial dam sites in the Chenab basin in a sign of some thawing in relations between the two signatories of the Indus Water Treaty (IWT). A Pakistani team
  • 25 Sep 2018- 10:42 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI PV Magazine India If India covers just one third of its major water reservoirs with floating solar installations, it could generate as much as 700 GW of solar power. However, it’s still early days for floating solar in the country, given the lack
  • 8 Sep 2018- 07:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India's Water Resources Minister signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) August 28 with Chief Ministers of 6 Indian states for construction of the Lakhwar multi-purpose project in the Upper Yamuna Basin, according to a government
  • 15 Jun 2018- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India India is suffering from "the worst water crisis" in its history according to a new report by the country's National Institution for Transforming India (also called NITI Aayog), a government think tank. The report, "
  • 11 Jun 2018- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan's Foreign Office has said the matter of river waters is as important to it as a jugular vein, but that the country wants to resolve all issues with India through dialog Addressing a weekly news briefing June 7, Foreign
  • 29 May 2018- 09:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC The World Bank has denied Pakistan’s demands for a court of arbitration to resolve the country’s dispute over India’s upstream Kishanganga Hydroelectric Dam project. Following a meeting in Washington DC last week, instigated by the
  • 20 May 2018- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC The Pakistan government is to apprise the top World Bank officials this week about "serious concern" over inauguration of Kishanganga hydro power project by India, "in violation of the Indus Waters Treaty". On May 19,
  • 26 Apr 2018- 09:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC The government of Pakistan has asked the World Bank for a meeting in Washington, DC for talks on the country's ongoing water dispute with India. Miftah Ismail, Adviser to Pakistan's Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic
  • 12 Apr 2018- 11:44 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC World Resources Institute The World Resources Institute (WRI) looks beyond Cape Town's "Day Zero" crisis and examines certain indicators to get a sense of other countries' vulnerability to drought. WRI deploys a new &quot
  • 24 Jan 2018- 10:28 by Local Press Report THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Money Control Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal today stressed the need to build larger dams in India for increasing river water storage capacity to meet demands of population growth, economic growth and sustainable development. Access
  • 17 Jan 2018- 08:43 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Hindu India’s thermal power plants, about 90% of which rely on fresh water for cooling, risk facing serious outages because of shortage of water, according to a new report by the World Resources Institute (WRI). Climate Corporate Risk Energy

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