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  • 29 Jun 2018 - 08:41 - SYKTYVKAR - Local Press Report

    Authorities of the Komi and Nenets Regions are working on a program to improve the ecology of the Pechora River’s basin.

  • 29 Jun 2018 - 08:32 - SARAJEVO - Local Press Report

    Activists have claimed a small victory in their attempts to prevent the construction of around 3,000 dams across the Balkans, which will block fish migration routes and destroy some of Europe’s las

  • 29 Jun 2018 - 08:33 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    The US Supreme Court gave Florida another chance to show that Georgia’s upstream water use should be capped to save the Panhandle’s oyster industry in a ruling Wednesday that stopped short of resol

  • 29 Jun 2018 - 08:34 - DUSHANBE - Local Press Report

    The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a $6.5 million grant as additional financing for the ongoing efforts to improve water resources management in the Pyanj River Basi

  • 28 Jun 2018 - 09:45 - DAKAR, Senegal - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The ninth edition of the World Water Forum, the world’s biggest water conference, will be held in Senegal, the first time the event has been staged in sub-Saharan Africa.

  • 27 Jun 2018 - 07:40 - BRUSSELS, Belgiu - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    UN Environment (UNEP) has called for swift action on the root causes and impacts of our changing climate, during a meeting on the ongoing and new threats posed by climate change on global peace and

  • 27 Jun 2018 - 06:48 - CARACAS, Venezuela - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Venezuelan military has taken control of, and is profiting from seven major access points in the country's capital, Caracas. Troops and police are also running all public and private water trucks as reservoirs empty and broken pipes casue floods in the city.

    Theoretically, water in Venezuela is heavily subsidized, but most people in Caracas currently get only 30 minutes of water mornings and nights. Meantime, wealthier water consumers, and those favored by the government of President Nicolas Maduro, benefit from more reiable suppl. (Bloomberg)

    Wealthier water consumers, including the US Embassy in Carcas, have drilled private water bore-holes to supplement unreliable supply.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    The Earth’s waters are laced with drugs—from prescription and over-the counter medications, to caffeine, to antibiotics from personal care products.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - LEICESTER - Local Press Report

    Dozens of cows have died in a suspected mass poisoning at a dairy farm.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - VIENNA - Local Press Report

    Iraq is no longer in talks with Exxon Mobil Corp for the oil major to build a giant water treatment facility vital for the OPEC member to grow its oil production capacity, the director general of t

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - KYIV, Ukraine - OOSKAnews Info

    A campaign to raise awareness of water security in Ukraine could be an inspiration around the world

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - OOSKAnews Info

    Facing a grim water situation, Pakis­tan plans to adopt the United Nations’ Decade (2018-28) of Action: Water for Sustainable Development programme envisaging integrated water resou­rces management

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - RAMANAGARAM, India - OOSKAnews Info

    Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has directed officials to release Cauvery water from the Krishnaraja Sagar reservoir into channels that would help the

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - SYDNEY, Australia - OOSKAnews Info

    Water thieves in New South Wales will face tough financial penalties under new laws passed by state parliament.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - PURCHASE NY - Local Press Report

    PepsiCo has announced that it has extended access to safe water to nearly 16 million people in some of the world’s most water-stressed areas, including 10 million people in India, since it launched

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - SAN FRANCISCO CA - Local Press Report

    A woman who claimed to call the cops on an 8-year-old girl selling water without a permit is facing the ire of the Internet after a video of the incident went viral.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - DUBLIN - Local Press Report

    Dubliners are facing “unavoidable” water restrictions with a potential drought looming following the long spell of dry weather, Irish Water has warned.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - KARACHI - Local Press Report

    Water levels at the Hub dam have dropped to a dangerously low level, creating an acute shortage of water in the metropolis.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - SYDNEY NSW - Local Press Report

    High levels of a radioactive material and other contaminants have been found in water from a West Australian fracking site but operators say it could be diluted and fed to beef cattle.

  • 26 Jun 2018 - 13:01 - ABUJA - Local Press Report

    Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, on Tuesday, took a swipe at state governors and some senators for stalling the passage of the Water Resources Bill.


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