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Drought threatens millions in India

In Season Of Drought, How MNCs Are Plundering Ground Water In ...

Source: indiasamvad | Image Courtesy: wired renai About 330 million people are affected by drought in India, the government has said, as the country reels from severe water shortages and desperately poor farmers suffer crop losses. Scientists ... The Logical Indian, 4 days ago
The drought: Made in India India Today, 1 day ago
Say no to drought The Hindu, 1 day ago

Thanks To Our Carelessness, India May Have To Import Water By 2050

This is not a mere figment of imagination if we are to consider the latest figures released by the Central Ground Water Board (CGWB). Our present generation seems to be oblivious to this quote by Wendell Berry, a well known environmental activist ...
 The Logical Indian1 week ago India Might Be Forced To Import Drinking Water In 30 Years Due To Fast Depleting Groundwater  Indiatimes1 week ago Dry days ahead for India! By 2050, you may have to live on imported water  Economic Times1 week ago Per capita drop in groundwater is 65% in 65 yrs  Times of India1 week ago

Depleting groundwater, poor policies leave India thirsty

Shantabai Babulkar's day begins before dawn with a 5-kilometer (3-mile) trek across barren fields and dusty scrubland to fetch water from a distant well. She balances two metal pots of muddy water atop her head, and carries a third in the crook ...
 MSN News US2 weeks ago IPL arrives, but Jaipur is thirstier than Mumbai  Asian Age1 week ago In times of drought: Overuse of water behind India's dry days  Hindustan Times1 week ago As India reels from drought, government slammed for poor policies  Business Mirror2 weeks ago
The Hindu

India likely to import water for use by 2050

With fast growing population and faster shrinking groundwater resource, India is expected to be looking for water from somewhere else in the planet by 2050, an Indian media report said. According to a report published in Times of India said that ...
 ARY News.tv5 days ago India Digs Deep for Water  Times of India1 week ago Global warming, not poor water management, blamed for India's water crisis  EnvironmentGuru.com2 weeks ago Indian mango production threatened by groundwater exhaustion  Fresh Plaza1 month ago
Times of India

Groundwater depletion shifting Earth's axis: Scientists

JAIPUR: Groundwater depletion in India is a calamity that now calls for urgent measures. What is less well known, though, is that Earth's spin around its axis too is especially sensitive to changes in the mass of water beneath Earth's surface. By ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Not only sugarcane states, others too abuse ground water

NEW DELHI: Over 90 per cent of the extracted groundwater in India is used for irrigation. Though this has never been a secret, the quantum of groundwater use in different states shows that the culprits are not only the sugarcane producing states ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Siasat Daily

Is India facing its worst-ever water crisis?

Water scarcity has begun early in India. Corporations and farmers have been guzzling surface water, groundwater levels have been reducing, and the amount of pollutants in water is increasingly rapidly. Water levels at 91 major reservoirs ...
 Siasat Daily1 month ago A solution to water crisis evading India  Gulf News1 week ago Emerging India battles a water crisis  South Asia Monitor1 week ago Acute water crisis in India  Kashmir Times1 week ago

The great Indian water crisis: Data drought compounds depleting stock

We have no clear idea about how much ground water storage capacity currently exists in the country. Yes, that is true. At a time when at least 10 out of the 29 states in India have declared a drought and all eyes are on the monsoon rains to bring ...
 Firstpost.com1 week ago
Speaking Tree

NASA Satellites Unlock Secret to Northern India's Vanishing Water

Groundwater resides beneath the soil surface in permeable rock, clay and sand as illustrated in this conceptual image. Many aquifers extend hundreds of feet underground and in some instances have filled with water over the course of thousands of ...
 Kashmir Observer4 weeks ago Nasa reveals North India's vanishing water secret  Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago The secret behind India's disappearing water revealed!  Speaking Tree2 weeks ago

Drift and drought dry up India's groundwater

The Statesman/Asia News Network Even before the Paris agreement on climate change was formally signed, research data would suggested that groundwater levels in the Indian subcontinent have been severely depleted by climate change, intensive ...
 China Post2 weeks ago Drift and drought  The Statesman3 weeks ago
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