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  • 19 Feb 2018 - 10:32 - DURBAN - Local Press Report

    Mkomazi River water could be channelled through a 32km tunnel by 2025 to help quench the thirst in the eThekwini Municipality.

  • 19 Feb 2018 - 10:31 - URUMQI - Local Press Report

    Nearly 2.5 billion cubic meters of water was discharged to the basin of the Tarim River, China's longest inland river, last year to supply its lower reaches that dried up decades ago.

  • 19 Feb 2018 - 10:31 - MANILA - Local Press Report

    The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) is open to more proposals on implementing the Kanan Dam project in Quezon province that can challenge the one submitted by Rep.

  • 19 Feb 2018 - 10:31 - BUCHAREST - Local Press Report

    Romania’s National Environmental Guard, the expert authority verifying compliance with environmental laws and regulations, applied nearly 2,000 fines last year, worth a total of over RON 39 million

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - BASRA - Local Press Report

    Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi gave instructions on Feb. 11 to stop the encroachment upon water quotas and increase the water share to Al-Mejar district in Maysan province in southern Iraq.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - NEW DELHI - Local Press Report

    Delivering its verdict on the decades-long Cauvery water dispute on Friday, the Supreme Court increased Karnataka’s share of water and directed the state to release 177.25 tmc to Tamil Nadu.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - TEHRAN - Local Press Report

    While the protests across Iran continue against rising prices and the drop in living conditions, the Iranian parliament has agreed to increase water, electricity and gas costs during Iran's next ye

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - BEIJING - Local Press Report

    Clean, comfortable and even a bit luxurious, visitors in need of relief are greeted with soothing music, greenery and toilet bowls awash with soapy suds. One almost wants to linger.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - MANILA - Local Press Report

    In just a matter of months, the government will finally start the construction of the Kaliwa Dam project, a portion of the administration’s flagship New Centennial Water Source Project (NCWSP) that

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - NEW DELHI - Local Press Report

    The New Development Bank (NDB) has signed a loan agreement of USD 100 million with the government for financing a water project in Rajasthan.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - MARRAKESH - Local Press Report

    French renewable energy producer, Voltalia has obtained permits for the development of two hydropower plants with a capacity of 9.8MW and 7.2MW, respectively in middle-Atlas region in Morocco.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - ISLAMABAD - Local Press Report

    The Senate was informed on Thursday that the government will announce a water policy within the next ten days.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - ISLAMABAD - Local Press Report

    Sindh has reiterated its stance that the province has no objection to building new dams if they were constructed with consensus.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - VIENNA - Local Press Report

    Last month, after a long legal process, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) handed down a landmark ruling, granting legal standing and protection to NGOs in disputes over EU environmental law.

  • 16 Feb 2018 - 10:02 - KIGALI - Local Press Report

    Rwanda’s Water and Sanitation Corporation (Wasac) has launched a new technology that will help to regulate water levels and flow to serve its clientele effectively and prevent losses.

  • 15 Feb 2018 - 17:46 - ANKARA, Turkey - OOSKAnews Info

    A third of the B61 bombs in Europe under joint US and Nato control are thought to be kept at Incirlik base in Turkey, 70 miles from the Syrian border, which has been the subject of serious concerns

  • 15 Feb 2018 - 12:58 - WASHINGTON DC - OOSKAnews Info

    The latest climate alarm came this week in a Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community. Here is what the document, issued by Daniel R.

  • 15 Feb 2018 - 09:21 - CANBERRA - Local Press Report

    Sydney’s often-polluted harbour has played a starring role in the development of a new CSIRO water-filter coating that could save lives around the world.

  • 15 Feb 2018 - 09:21 - CAIRO - Local Press Report

    The EBRD has received €38 million in grants from the European Union (EU) to blend with its own investment of €186 million in the extension and upgrade of wastewater services in the Egyptian governo

  • 15 Feb 2018 - 09:21 - MAPUTO - Local Press Report

    On Wednesday, Mozambique authorities introduced water rationing to more than a million residents in the capital Maputo due to a severe drought.


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