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Modified diets can reduce groundwater use in India: study

Modifying diets by a few grams like reducing consumption of poultry could significantly reduce groundwater use in India and help the country meet the challenge of feeding 1.64 billion people by 2050, a new study today said. DNA, 3 weeks ago

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Deccan Chronicle, 3 months ago
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Med India

Changing Food Pattern Can Help Tackle Groundwater Scarcity in India

There is an urgent need to understand how water use in agriculture can be managed to ensure that a rapidly growing population can be fed healthily with dwindling groundwater resources. Changes in Food Cultivation Can Reduce the Need for Groundwater A recent ...
 Med India3 weeks ago

Perils of excessive groundwater extraction underlined

Perils of excessive groundwater extraction underlined AJIT PATOWARY GUWAHATI, March 21 - An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Guwahati Professor has forewarned of a major catastrophe in the State if the present rate and practice of groundwater extraction ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Protesters from Australia land at Adani House to oppose coal project

In one of the firsts for an Indian corporate, Adani Group, which is trying to implement $11.5 billion coal mine project in Australia, saw the protest from Australia land at its doorsteps in Ahmedabad on Thursday. A group of activists from Queensland, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Chappells urge Adani to reconsider Oz mine  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago Prominent Australians ask Adani to abandon coal mine project  Deccan Herald1 month ago Adani asked to abandon coal mine project in Australia  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Summer's here, city braces for water, power woes

This summer, India Meteorological Department has forecast a further rise in temperature with periodic thundershowers in Bengaluru and parts of south interior Karnataka. The city on Wednesday recorded a maximum of 34° Celsius, against 33.6° Celsius on ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Over-exploitation pushed down water table in 143 taluks: govt  Deccan Herald1 month ago 63 million Indians don't have access to clean water  Rediff.com1 month ago Acute drought: Farmers resort to tankers for water supply  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Zilla panchayat plans water restoration programme in Dakshina Kannada

To restore the dipping groundwater, the Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayat has come up with 'Jaladhara' programme, which aims at construction of a minimum of five vented dams in each gram panchayat. The step gains significance in the wake of acute water ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Parched South India faces biggest water crisis

Kerala, Andhra, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are facing a severe drought this year, affecting many lives. Karnataka: Worst drought in decades The Krishnaraja Sagara Dam, which stores water from the Cauvery river, is hitting its dead storage level, a 15-year low. Dead storage is when the remaining volume of water is below the level of the lowest outlet; it cannot be accessed under normal operating conditions. The authorities have said summer crops cannot be irrigated. A new crisis is brewing, after ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
MSN India

'No new house to be built without rainwater harvesting system'

The chief minister, while expressing his concerns over the depleting groundwater level, suggested rainwater harvesting as an important measure for water conservation. The Chief Minister, while issuing the order, stated that his government intends to ensure ...
 MSN India2 weeks ago Railways installs over 2,400 rainwater harvesting systems  DNA3 weeks ago

No permission to DMRC for groundwater extraction:DJB tells NGT

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) has told the National Green Tribunal that it has not granted permission to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for extraction of ground water.
 DNA3 weeks ago

As farmers pump more groundwater for crops, food prices risk surge

By J. D. Capelouto LONDON, March 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Farmers around the world are using an unsustainable amount of well water to irrigate their crops - which could lead to an uptick in food prices as that water runs low, international ...
 DNA4 weeks ago
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