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  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:46 - TOKYO - Local Press Report

    Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. has found that treated water from the meltdown-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant is expected to reach full storage capacity by around the summer of 2022 if produced at its current rate.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:53 - HOLGUIN - Local Press Report

    Cuba’s public water supply is one of our society’s most chronic problems, that has endured and spread in recent decades.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:54 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $135 million in 49 projects to improve rural water infrastructure across the US, announced Chad Rupe, Rural Utilities Service Administrator.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:56 - NUR-SULTAN - Local Press Report

    The newly established Kazakh Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources will focus primarily on developing the county’s Environmental Code, establishing mechanisms to fight poaching and deforestation and managing water resources and geological problems

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:43 - LITHGOW NSW - Local Press Report

    Trains carrying 725,000 litres of water a day are the latest weapon to keep a drought-affected mine in inland New South Wales in production and keep jobs secure.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:47 - ERBIL - Local Press Report

    An official from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) announced new efforts aimed at jumpstarting the local agriculture sector to transform it into a primary source of economic revenue alongside the oil and gas industry.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:53 - GLASGOW - Local Press Report

    A major United Nations climate change summit will take place in Glasgow if a bid to attract the event to the UK is successful, it has been announced.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:55 - YANGON - Local Press Report

    Plans to build dams on the Tanintharyi River would affect about 32,000 people in communities that have never been adequately consulted, according to a report by three Karen civil society groups that calls for a halt to the projects.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:58 - TEHRAN - Local Press Report

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated three major water supply projects during his recent visit to East Azerbaijan province. "There were three border waters projects, first one is Hajjil

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:45 - MUEANG LOPBURI DISTRICT - Local Press Report

    A long-lost temple has reemerged from the watery depths of a dam reservoir in Thailand, drawing in thousands of curious onlookers, tourists, and Buddhist monks.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:51 - NEWARK NJ - Local Press Report

    Water levels on Northern Europe’s key inland waterways, which dropped alarmingly in July as the continent sweated through a record-breaking heatwave, have risen slightly since, but those using river transport are not taking any chances.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:54 - DODOMA - Local Press Report

    The Tanzanian government intends to escalate drinking water projects around the south shore of the Lake Victoria in the coming years, as it progressively abandons the use of groundwater to pump fre

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:57 - KYIV - Local Press Report

    Residents of Russia-occupied Donetsk report on social networks about a mass death of fish in the Kalmius River because of possible water contamination.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:44 - BANGKOK - Local Press Report

    Surin Hospital declared an emergency on Friday, saying it was receiving only 10% of the water it requires to provide normal services, as the province continues to suffer from a severe drought.

  • 13 Aug 2019 - 04:50 - BELGRADE - Local Press Report

    Serbia will invest billions of euros in new homes, energy, transportation and digital infrastructure, President Aleksandar Vicic said on Sunday, as the government seeks to boost economic growth prospects.

  • 12 Aug 2019 - 01:03 - GENEVA, Switzerland - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a new special report on climate change and land use August 8, part of a series of such examinations authorized by the United Nations designed to assist governments in understanding the effects of climate change and necessary policy decisions.

    The report, prepared by international experts from 52 countries, examines land use and its degradation. The panel identifies increased desertification and emphasizes that climate change is creating additional stress on land use.

  • 12 Aug 2019 - 00:42 - ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved development of the ambitious “Sindh Barrage” on the Indus River.

    Located about 28 miles upstream from the mouth of the river at the Arabian Sea and about 80 miles east of Karachi, the Sindh Barrage was proposed by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) to address water issues in the region.

  • 12 Aug 2019 - 00:55 - WASHINGTON DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Widely reported new findings from the World Resources Institute (WRI) paints a disturbing picture of global water stress and concomitant risks.

  • 11 Aug 2019 - 23:44 - MOSCOW, Russia - OOSKAnews Info

    The government of Russia has approved a relaxation of federal law on protection of underground water resources not associated with hydrocarbon extraction.

  • 7 Aug 2019 - 14:04 - EDINBURGH - Local Press Report

    The new £150m hospital for children in Edinburgh may have to be "ripped down" amid safety concerns, a senior trade union official has warned.

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