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Punjab warned about groundwater level

It is hailed as India’s granary, but Punjab faces a drastic decline in agricultural output unless it halts the rapid depletion of its groundwater, experts warn. Groundwater irrigates almost three-quarters of Punjab’s agricultural land, but groundwater ... Asian Age, 4 days ago
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S Asia faces crisis

Sixty percent of the groundwater in a river basin supporting more than 750 million people in Pakistan, India, Nepal and Bangladesh is not drinkable or usable for irrigation, researchers said Monday. The biggest threat to groundwater in the ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago One of our largest water sources contains toxic salt, too much arsenic  FOXNews.com1 month ago South Asia Groundwater Contamination: 60% contains excess salinity and arsenic, study reveals  Sri Lanka Island1 month ago Toxic levels of arsenic in S. Asia  Axis of Logic1 month ago
The Hindu

Quality is also an issue

Apart from groundwater extraction, there are doubts over the quality of water. Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has said that their market sample testing has shown a significant degree of failure. Since last year, four licences have been cancelled. Lochanesh ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
The Hindu

After oil leak, residents worried about groundwater

Even as Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) plugged a leak in an oil pipeline in Tondiarpet on Saturday morning, questions relating to remediation have emerged among residents of the locality. The leak was detected around 10 p.m. on Friday night and fixed some ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Siasat Daily

ANSARI 2 LAST (BES11) - Ansari said the third problem for water scarcity in the country is dwindling supplies due to over extrac

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. "India has been extracting more ground water at an ever increasing rate. It is estimated that we extracted 251 bcm of groundwater in 2010 compared to 90 bcm in 1980," he said. He said in view of vital importance of ...
 Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago Fresh water, a rare commodity  Peak Oil3 weeks ago State governments should play greater role in water conservation: Ansari  ProKerala.com2 weeks ago No getting away from water scarcity  Hindu Business Line2 months ago
Free Malaysia Today

Coca-Cola halts India plant over pollution issue

Activists say the factory in Uttar Pradesh state contaminates groundwater meant for farmers and pollutes the soil, and that sewage is not properly treated. LUCKNOW: Coca-Cola has temporarily halted operations at a bottling plant in northern India ...
 Free Malaysia Today2 months ago Coca-Cola Shuts India Plant Over Pollution Violations  India Resource Center2 months ago Coca-Cola halts work at India plant  Taipei Times Online2 months ago PRESS: 20% of Coca-Cola Company Owned Plants Closed in India  India Resource Center2 months ago

India's groundwater usage not sustainable: Rohini Nilekani

Surgical strikes now needed on Goa's rogue drug shacks The judgment on the Scarlett Keeling case has been delivered. The accused have been pronounced not guilty and the rest of Goa has moved on. The one who remains is her ageing mother, who ...
 Goa Herald3 weeks ago
Tata Group

Tata Power's Coastal Gujarat Power organises block-level workshop on participatory groundwater management

The workshop proves to be a major step towards water security in the region Mundra : Tata Power, India's largest integrated power company, through its 100 percent subsidiary Coastal Gujarat Power (CGPL) has always strived hard to improve the ...
 Tata Group1 month ago

3D aquifer mapping employing airborne geophysics to meet India's water future

2016 by The Society of Exploration Geophysicists Abstract With the growing dependence on groundwater, escalating demand, and increasing depletion of aquifers, the Government of India has accorded special emphasis to management of groundwater ...
 Geo Science World1 month ago

'This forest is like an old friend' - Odisha tribal women fight for land ownership By Manipadma Jena

By RANAPUR, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For the tribal women of Gunduribadi village, in India's Odisha state, an early morning patrol is essential to conserve their forest, but what they are protecting goes far beyond food security or even ...
 Reuters India1 hour ago
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