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  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - MEXICALI - Local Press Report

    The gasolinazo protests, which erupted in Mexico early this month over the slashing of gasoline subsidies, continue throughout the country.

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - BAIDOA - Local Press Report

    Over 32 people died and dozens have been taken to the hospital after drinking poisonous water from a well in a rural village near Baidoa town on Monday.

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - PHNOM PENH - Local Press Report

    Representatives for nearly 50 families protested yesterday asking the Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA) to rectify a clerical error that led to high monthly water bills for residents of two

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - DODOMA - Local Press Report

    A Sh200 billion project to improve sustainability of water supply in rural areas was launched yesterday in Dodoma.

  • 31 Jan 2017 - 13:01 - AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    UN-Water, a coagulation of United Nations agencies, has declared that World Water Day (22nd March, 2017) is “all about wastewater, and how we should be reducing and reusing it rather than letting i

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - SHANGHAI - Local Press Report

    China's audit office found that 17.6 billion yuan ($2.56 billion) earmarked for water pollution prevention work in 2016 was not effectively used.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - YANGON - Local Press Report

    The Food and Drug Administration is once again taking aim at toxic drinking water, attempting to stop bacteria-laden and unregistered bottles from proliferating in the markets.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - COIMBATORE - Local Press Report

    For the residents of P.N. Pudur  and a few other localities that the Coimbatore Corporation hitherto served Siruvani water, it has been over 25 days since water was supplied.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - ABU DHABI - Local Press Report

    UAE tap water has been blamed for a multitude of evils, such as hair loss, dry skin and premature ageing. But is there really something in the water?

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - JOHANNESBURG - Local Press Report

    Joburg’s entities such as Pikitup, City Power and Johannesburg Water are soon to be dissolved and the staff reintegrated into the city.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - KOCHI - Local Press Report

    Irate residents of Thykoodam blocked traffic on the Vytilla-Thripunithura road late on Sunday evening for over four hours, protesting against continuous disruption of drinking water supply for the

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - DAMASCUS, Syria - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Syrian army has regained control of the Ain el-Fijeh spring and pumping facility under a deal struck with rebel forces involving an agreement for withdrawal.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - BANGKOK, Thailand - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    A Thai government ministry has announced plans to levy a fee for wastewater treatment from visiting tourists to help fund new treatment facilities.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - WASHINGTON, DC, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    Afghanistani provincial governors have accused the government of Iran of conspiring with Afghan Taliban leadership to target Afghan water projects.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - NEW YORK, NY - Local Press Report

    Nafta has put the natural resources -- especially energy supplies and water -- of Canada, Mexico and in the United States in danger.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - SANTA BARBARA - Local Press Report

    The Brazilian city of Santa Barbara declined to sign off this week on a plan for Samarco to continue to use water from a nearby river.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - VOLCANO NATIONAL PARK - Local Press Report

    There’s a population on the slopes of the volcanic peaks in central Africa that knows nothing of arguments in Washington about climate change.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - CAPE TOWN - Local Press Report

    Water scarcity has dominated discussions at the 6th World Sustainability Forum being held in Cape Town.

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - NAIROBI - Local Press Report

    An acute rice shortage looms in the country due to lack of water in the giant Mwea irrigation scheme within Kirinyaga County. Farmers have prepared their farms but they can’t plant rice as water le

  • 30 Jan 2017 - 15:23 - LAGOS - Local Press Report

    An environmental scientist, Ms Benita Siloko, has disagreed with Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, on the impact of the 550 barrels of crude discharged into Ogboinbiri river in Bayelsa Sta


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