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  • 2 Mar 2019- 07:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The United Nations Emergency Relief Coordinator has announced an allocation of $10 Million USD from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to farmers in Zimbabwe who have been struggling with erratic rainfall and a fragile economy.
  • 1 Aug 2017- 10:49 by Local Press Report LAHORE The International News Pakistan and India have initiated a formal dialogue mediated by the World Bank to iron out differences over the Indus hydropower projects being built by the latter despite the former’s objection, a senior official said on Monday.
  • 8 May 2017- 12:51 by Local Press Report HARARE The Zimbabwe Mail Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa has been caught up in a potentially explosive furore over possible conflict of interest in which the allocation of US$5 million for the construction of Causeway Dam in which
  • 27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LAHORE The International News India can never skip the proposed World Bank-mediated negotiation process as such parleys are very much part and parcel of mechanism defined under the Indus Waters Treaty, said a senior official on Thursday. The notion given by
  • 19 Aug 2016- 10:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Pakistan has reportedly decided to approach an international court of arbitration to pursue the country’s case against India around the contentious Kishanganga and Ratle Power projects. The decision to move has been reached on the
  • 1 Jun 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA) has been urging farmers to take advantage of reduced water tariffs included in the country’s 2016 national budget, but the farmers say they are unable to do so because high power tariffs make
  • 25 Apr 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe Harare will begin installing controversial prepaid water meters in 2,000 households in selected areas on May 16th, and will roll out the program city-wide next November, according to officials. “We have identified five contractors for
  • 11 Dec 2015- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Harare City Council is moving forward with plans to install pre-paid water meters, allocating $31,000 USD for an awareness campaign and local consultations to try to win residents over to the unpopular technology. The city will
  • 7 Dec 2015- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe The Bulawayo City Council has scrapped a controversial pilot project to install pre-paid water meters in the Cowdray Park suburb, opting instead to offer residents regular water meters, and only provide the pre-paid models to those who
  • 22 Oct 2015- 11:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe The Bulawayo City Council this week announced a major water disconnection campaign aimed at recovering $100 million USD in past-due bills. "The City of Bulawayo is embarking on the water cut off exercise in a bid to recover debts
  • 1 Oct 2015- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GWANDA, Zimbabwe Gwanda residents are protesting a move by Zimbabwean Minister of Local Government National Housing and Public Works Saviour Kasukuwere to install pre-paid water meters war in the town. They are threatening to hold a mass demonstration
  • 3 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe High Court Justice Happias Zhou this week dismissed a case brought by local NGOs and Harare residents, who claimed that the Harare City Council’s move to disconnect their water services violates their constitutional right to water. The
  • 30 Jul 2015- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Five Pakistani organizations have formed an alliance to support construction of the Kalabagh Dam and other water projects in the country. The organizations include the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI); Quwat-e-Akhuwat-e
  • 21 Jul 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Pakistan’s Punjab Province is advocating for construction of the Kalabagh Dam, which it says will promote economic and agricultural growth in the country and enhance water storage capacity, a provincial official told OOSKAnews this week
  • 5 Jun 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe The Bulawayo City Council is moving forward with a plan to install pre-paid water meters, despite opposition from residents and community activists. It will pilot the project at the Cowdray Park's Hlalani Kuhle housing project. At

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