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  • 26 Jun 2019 - 07:58 - Paris, France - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    European meteorologists June 25 predicted that temperatures across the continent would reach or exceed 40 degrees Centigrade by the end of this week.

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:45 - BUFFALO NY - Local Press Report

    A goldfish the size of a small dog has been discovered in a river after it survived being flushed down the toilet by its owner.

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:49 - JINAN - Local Press Report

    The water level of Baotu Spring, a famous scenic spot in Jinan, capital of eastern China's Shandong Province, has continued to fall below the warning mark for a week, reaching 27.52 meters on Monda

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:50 - KATHMANDU - Local Press Report

    Human waste left by a record number of mountaineers crowding Mount Everest this climbing season threatens to contaminate drinking water for local communities, campaigners have said.

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:52 - TEHRAN - Local Press Report

    A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) and Farassan Industrial Group to expedite the wa

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:44 - BELGRADE - Local Press Report

    While visiting the construction site on the Belgrade Waterfront development, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic announced on Sunday (June 23rd) that the state would present a big new investment pla

  • 25 Jun 2019 - 10:47 - RAMALLAH - Local Press Report

    The European Union, France and the Palestinian Government launched today a new innovative project linking renewable energies and water infrastructures in the North of Palestine.

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 08:03 - WASHINGTON DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    In an open letter to the Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), 38 breweries with operations across the country have registered their opposition to the Agency’s new policy over discharge of pollutants into groundwater.

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 08:10 - NEW DELHI, India - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The government of India says that it has begun to design its plan to provide clean drinking water to approximately 14 million households by 2024. The plan is part of the fulfilment of election campaign promises and follows the formation of the Jal Shakti Ministry--a single ministry that is now responsible for all water-related issues in the country,

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 08:22 - OAKLAND CA, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A new report from US think-tank  the Oakland Institute, “How They Tricked Us: Living With The Gibe III Dam and Sugarcane Plantations in Southwest Ethiopia" calls for urgent action to correct the negative impacts on the communities, many of whom have already suffered forced relocation.

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 08:39 - OAKLAND CA, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A second testing within three months confirms that bottled water sold by US retail giants Whole Foods and Target contains “high levels” of arsenic according to environmental campaign group, Center for Environmental Health (CEH), which conducted the independent testing.

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 07:59 - SYDNEY, Australia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The annual Global Peace Index produced by Australia's Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) suggests that climate change will impose a threat of conflict to many countries in the next 10 years.

  • 24 Jun 2019 - 07:51 - CHENNAI, India - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Chennai, the capital city of the south-eastern India state of Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal, has run out of water. Its population of over 4.5 million now relies on water tankers as the city administration is able to supply only 60 percent of requirements.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:12 - CHENNAI - Local Press Report

    Chennai-based water technology provider Va Tech Wabag has said it has won a $212 Million USD contract from Uttar Pradesh government’s State Mission for Clean Ganga project for operation, maintenance and management of sewage treatment plants in Agra and Ghaziabad for a decade.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:14 - GLASTONBURY - Local Press Report

    Ringo Starr is backing a Glastonbury Festival campaign for clean water. The Beatles drummer is supporting an initiative for WaterAid at the Worthy Farm event.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:15 - NEW YORK NY - Local Press Report

    In a new survey of the sub-seafloor off the U.S. Northeast coast, scientists have made a surprising discovery: a gigantic aquifer of relatively fresh water trapped in porous sediments lying below the salty ocean.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:16 - JERUSALEM - Local Press Report

    Just as Israel’s relations with the Palestinian Authority seem to be sinking lower and US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” is deepening the rift, it looks like the greatest sewage hazard between the Mediterranean Sea and the Jordan River, neglected for many years due to the conflict, is nearing a historic solution.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:11 - SANA'A - Local Press Report

    Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthis launched a projectile into southern Saudi Arabia Wednesday, which the Arab coalition said landed near a desalination plant without causing damage or casualties.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 11:13 - LAHORE - Local Press Report

    A Chinese environmental company is ready to invest $3 billion in the clean drinking water and sanitation system in Lahore, said Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) Chairman Sardar Tanveer IIyas Khan.

  • 23 Jun 2019 - 09:00 - BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The leaders of Kyryzstan and China have discussed projects with a social significance along with  common platform of resistance against “terrorism, extremism, and separatism”.

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