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  • 19 Apr 2018 - 07:24 - Baghdad, Iraq - Local Press Report

    Talks between Exxon Mobil and Iraq on a multi-billion-dollar infrastructure contract have reached an impasse, Iraqi officials and two industry sources said, in a potential setback to the oil major'

  • 19 Apr 2018 - 07:32 - LONDON, UK - Local Press Report

    Pornography hub RedTube hopes to encourage people to think about the water crisis with its "Save Water Challenge." An app available on Google Play — and out soon on iOS — tracks the length of your daily showers. The shorter the shower, the more points you'll get. If you meet a certain number of points, RedTube will award you with a week of its premium subscription so that you can watch all the porn you want — for free!

  • 19 Apr 2018 - 07:51 - DONETSK, Ukraine - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Donetsk water filtration station in eastern Ukraine has been shut down for security reasons after five employees of the plant were wounded when by small gunfire on April 17 while traveling to work by bus. 

    The Donbass plant ceased operating at 15:05 local time on Wednesday, April 18, enterprise Voda Donbasa's website said. "The supply of drinking water to the government-controlled town of Avdiyivka, partly to Donetsk and the town of Yasynuvata [both are occupied by Russia], to the [occupied] village of Krasny Partizan [its new name – Betmanove], the [Ukrainian-controlled] villages of Kruta Balka and Verkhniotoretske has been suspended," according to a statement.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - FLINT MI - Local Press Report

    Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said the city intends to file a lawsuit against the state following an unsuccessful April 16 meeting with Gov.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - STOCKHOLM - Local Press Report

    Aquatic moss, Warnstofia fluitans, which grows in northern Sweden, has the ability to quickly absorb and adsorb arsenic from water.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - DHARAN - Local Press Report

    The residents of Dharan in Sunsari are reeling under acute drinking water crisis. The locals face water crisis every year after water sources in Sardukhardu and Tamakham go dry with the beginning of dry season. Nepal Drinking Water Corporation (Dharan) has been distributing water through tankers in localities. Around 14,000,000 litres water is being supplied to locals while the demand is of two crore liters daily.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - DODOMA - Local Press Report

    The Tanzanian government announced yesterday that it would implement a 70 million euros water project to address water shortage in Morogoro Region, whose current demand rotates at 45,000 cubic litres per day. Deputy Minister for Water and Irrigation, Jumaa Aweso, said currently the state is waiting to sign a deal with the French Development Agency (FDA).

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - KARACHI - Local Press Report

    Retired Justice Amir Hani Muslim, head of the Supreme Court-mandated water commission, on Monday took the managing director (MD) of the Karachi Water and Sewage Board (KWSB) to task in a tense hear

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - ISFAHAN - Local Press Report

    Iranian authorities have begun to crack down on days of protests against water shortages in Iran’s third largest city of Isfahan.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - DOHA - Local Press Report

    In 2010, water was officially recognised as a universal human right by the United Nations. However, the European Union has yet to do the same.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - LONDON - Local Press Report

    Water companies must address concerns around corporate behaviour alongside producing their business plans for the upcoming price review, PR19, Ofwat’s chief executive has warned.

  • 17 Apr 2018 - 08:45 - ALBUQUERQUE NM - Local Press Report

    Shared fates and experiences in a community can help it withstand changes to water availability due to climate change, a recent study shows.

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 12:06 - KARACHI, - Local Press Report

    Water supply to many parts of Karachi has been suspended due to power loadshedding, resulting in protests in many parts of the city. “There is no water and electricity,” citizens said.

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 11:44 - WASHINGTON, DC - Local Press Report

    The World Resources Institute (WRI) looks beyond Cape Town's "Day Zero" crisis and examines certain indicators to get a sense of other countries' vulnerability to drought.

  • The government of Jordan will "go ahead" with implementing water desalination projects and will "not wait for anyone", the nation's Prime Minister Hani Mulki said this week.

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 09:26 - CAPE TOWN - Local Press Report

    How will your company be affected if the taps run dry for three months this year or next?

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 09:26 - LONDON - Local Press Report

    Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin group, has been appointed by Water UK to develop a ‘first of its kind’ framework which will enable water companies across England and Wales to strengthen drainag

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 09:26 - HOUSTON TX - Local Press Report

    Houston is just seven months removed from the worst flooding disaster in U.S. history.

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 09:26 - ISFAHAN - Local Press Report

    Hundreds of farmers continued demonstrating in the Iranian city of Isfahan in a protest against what they say is government mismanagement of water resources.

  • 12 Apr 2018 - 09:26 - CHENNAI - Local Press Report

    The IPL has decided to move their six remaining home games out of the city in the wake of protests during the venue's first match and threats to disrupt more fixtures.

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