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New NASA study reveals world's running out of groundwater, and India's particularly at risk

World's Desert Groundwater Stores Capture Lost Carbon From Atm...

India August 01(IM):Enormous aquifers situated under the world's deserts could be another place where carbon dioxide emitted through human activities is stored, Researchers believe that it could be possible that these aquifers could even hold more ... Indian Mirror, 1 month ago
Business Standard

Khabar Lahariya and Saumya Tewari: Mathuranpura and the worst groundwater crisis

Here in Mahoba, one of India's 250 poorest districts in one of its poorest states, the neighbourhood of Mathuranpura is considered particularly poor: it is home to 1,000 Dalits and where few things are as exclusionary as access to water. None of ...
 The Gulf Today1 month ago Mathuranpura, the world's worst groundwater crisis  Business Standard1 month ago Mathuranpura and the world's worst …  Yahoo! India1 month ago

40 Million litres of Sewer Water Wasted in India

DHANBAD: Forty million litres of sewerage water is wasted in the country every year due to lack of ground water management, an expert claimed. "Forty million litres of sewerage water go in vain every year due to lack of ground water management and ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

A third of world's biggest groundwater basins are overstressed

The Indus Basin of northwestern India and Pakistan is the second-most overstressed groundwater basin in the world and is suffering rapid depletion from human use, scientists have found. Two new studies led by University of California - Irvine using ...
 Business Standard2 months ago World’s major groundwater basins found to be depleting  Down to Earth2 months ago

Groundwater depletion in India worst in world: NASA

Groundwater is disappearing fast from the world and India is among the worst hit, shows data from NASA's Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) satellites.Among the world's largest groundwater basins, the Indus Basin aquifer of India and Pakistan, ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

Subsidize recharge of groundwater, not its extraction

12:00 am India Meteorological Department had predicted drought-like conditions before the onset of monsoons. The prediction appeared to be correct till the middle of July. Large parts of the country were deficient in rains at that time. However, the ...
 The Freepress Journal1 month ago
Down to Earth

'India is likely to experience strong relative impacts of climate change'

Overexploitation of groundwater reservoirs and dependence of surface water reservoirs on monsoon rainfall may lead to decreasing freshwater availability for agriculture in the country A book published by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says that ...
 Down to Earth1 month ago

A death blow to mango ryots

he prevailing drought condition and alarming depletion of groundwater table have a telling effect in the mango orchards in the district. Most of the trees have withered, having spelt a distress for the mango growers, who have suffered a loss of more than Rs.
 The Hindu1 day ago

Residents seek action against illegal tapping of groundwater

Residents of at Kootampuli near Servaikaranmadam in Tuticorin taluk sought the intervention of authorities against illegal tapping of groundwater.Sub-Divisional Magistrate and Tuticorin Sub-...
 The Hindu3 days ago Illegal tapping of groundwater still on  The Hindu6 days ago
Financial Express

Groundwater situation alarming

In the backdrop of a 22 per cent deficit rainfall this season, the average groundwater levels in Telangana in July have depleted by 1.17 metres. Against a level of 10.56 mts in July last year, the...
 The Hindu1 week ago Depleting groundwater level paints a gloomy picture  Times of India1 week ago HCCBPL revives 700-year-old Meerut pond for rainwater harvesting  Financial Express1 week ago Workshop on depleting groundwater  Times of India2 weeks ago
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