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India's drought foretells of greater struggles as climate warms
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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 weeks ago

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Story in numbers: India's groundwater: Contaminated and dying

rding to a Central Groundwater Board report as many as 650 cities and towns lie along polluted rivers, which contaminate groundwater Business Standard May 23, 2016 Last Updated at 00:11 IST About half of India's groundwater is contaminated, according to a ...
 Business Standard3 days ago Story in numbers: India&Number 039s groundwater: Contaminated and dying  EnvironmentGuru.com2 days ago Running dry and dirty, India's underground tale  Times of India3 weeks ago Underground Ice Wall Switched On In Fukushima  MSN India1 month ago
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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.tv1 month ago India's GDP growth will be 8 percent in 2016-17: CII  Ani News1 week ago Battling India's Sand Barons  Mongabay.com1 week ago India's GDP Growth Will be 8% in 2016-17  Capital Market1 week ago

Not only sugarcane states, others too abuse groundwater

Over 90% 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 like Maharashtra, Uttar ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Managing India's freshwater  Livemint.com2 weeks ago India Digs Deep for Water  Times of India1 month 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 month ago India Might Be Forced To Import Drinking Water In 30 Years Due To Fast Depleting Groundwater  Indiatimes1 month ago Dry days ahead for India! By 2050, you may have to live on imported water  Economic Times1 month ago Per capita drop in groundwater is 65% in 65 yrs  Times of India1 month ago

Decision to issue stop memo to Pepsi right step: Kanam

Communist Party of India (CPI) State secretary Kanam Rajendran on Friday expressed concern over over-exploitation of groundwater by multinational cola giant Pepsi at Pudussery near here and urged the authorities to ensure that the company was ...
 The Hindu2 weeks 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 month ago
MSN India

Depleting groundwater, poor policies leave India thirsty

, especially in the torrid months from April to June, before the annual monsoon rains bring some relief. The showers, which normally run from June to September, are crucial in a country where 60% of the 1.25 billion population works in agriculture and less ...
 MSN India1 month ago
The Hindu

Why we must have water budgets

Groundwater plays an important role in our lives and Indias economy, but it is disappearing fast. There is mounting evidence that we are extracting more than can be naturally replenished. In the hard-rock aquifers of peninsular India, drilling 800 ft or ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Centre seeks report on groundwater depletion in Uttar Pradesh

Saturday, 09 April 2016||channel:India " Fear of drought or drought-like situations prevail in many parts of the country including Maharashtra, Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, parts of Odisha, ...
 Nerve1 month ago Water scarcity likely to follow forest fires in Uttarakhand  catchnews.com1 week ago
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