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  • 11 Jun 2019 - 13:22 - ASKOEY - Local Press Report

    Norwegian authorities say they have not yet identified the source of water contamination in southern Norway that sent dozens of people to the hospital.

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

    Chemicals were spilled into Ros River in Vinnytsia region. As a result, the Bila Tserkva Pump-Filtering Station stopped working.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 13:24 - DUBLIN - Local Press Report

    Irish householders who use excessive amounts of water may be hit with wastage fees of up to €500, it has been revealed.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 13:14 - MINSK - Local Press Report

    Belarus plans to get a €15.5 million of the EBRD loan for 2019-2021 to finance the investment project Vitebsk Oblast Clean Water.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 13:22 - RAJENDRANAGAR - Local Press Report

    With the fast approaching monsoon, the incipient issue of spreading of water-borne diseases raise the parameter of concern and what is more important to see is the attentiveness of the officials co

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:31 - BEIJING, China - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced approval of $90 Million USD loan participation in the $650 Million USD Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project. The commitment is AIIB’s first project in Nepal.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:42 - COPENHAGEN, Denmark - OOSKAnews Info

    The European Commission and the European Environment Agency (EEA) report on 2018 water quality at European Union Member State bathing sites show encouraging improvements.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:25 - Washington DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A new report on climate change from the Australian think-tank, Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration, has taken a radical, almost apocalyptic view of the impact and effect of climate change, hitting headlines in the world's mainstream media.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:18 - COLUMBUS OH, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Researchers have created first ever high-resolution maps of groundwater/ocean interface. The data will give coastal communities and conservationists key information on how to protect both drinking water and the sea.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:47 - PROVO UT, United States - OOSKAnews Info

    The earth’s water cycles as currently depicted in textbooks and through research papers are sorely out-of-date as they exclude any effect from human impact, hydrologists have claimed.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 12:37 - NIJMEGEN, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A letter on behalf of 30 international and African NGOs and activists has been sent to Standard Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation urging the lenders to reconsider their initial support for an oil development project in Uganda, citing threats to water and livelihoods aamong othe objections. The banks are in the process of raising $3.5 Billion USD to finance the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) that will transport oil 900 miles from Hoima in Uganda to Tanga in Tanzania.

  • 11 Jun 2019 - 10:06 - BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Supreme Court of Argentina has upheld the constitutionality of an environmental law that bans mining in glacial areas.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - NUR-SULTAN - Local Press Report

    The water supply will be improved this year for 126,800 people in 68 Kazakh villages.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - PLEASANT GROVE UT - Local Press Report

    At least 50 people were taken to area hospitals after being exposed to chlorine at a public pool in Utah Tuesday afternoon.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - Luxembourg City - Local Press Report

    The Candriam SRI Equity Climate Action fund has been unveiled to coincide with World Environment Day today (5 June) in an effort to help raise awareness of the environment and climate issues.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - MIRI - Local Press Report

    Widespread floods have inundated numerous settlements in northern and central Sarawak, following heavy rain over the past 24 hours.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    Senior US officials warned Wednesday that climate change is an increasing threat to national security, a message at odds with a broader Trump administration effort to downplay the threat from global warming. Military and intelligence officials outlined a range of long-term threats arising from climate change, including food and water shortages that can produce political turmoil and land disputes as well as melting ice in the Arctic that Russia and other adversaries could exploit for commercial gain.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - SZEGED - Local Press Report

    Ferenc Kardos planted 300 hectares of sorghum instead of corn this year.

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - MOSCOW - Local Press Report

    Ecologists say 90 percent of Russia's rubbish is discarded to rot and decompose at landfills that often lie dangerously close to urban settlements, and the amount of waste produced is increasing by

  • 10 Jun 2019 - 07:39 - CHANDIGARH - Local Press Report

    Hundreds of people are visiting a village in Haryana's Rewari district daily to get 'miracle' water that they believe is a panacea for several diseases, including diabetes.


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