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BWSSB plans campaign on judicious use of water

With depleting water levels in four reservoirs of Cauvery basin having set alarm bells ringing, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) has come up with a campaign to conserve water. The water board has taken up a detailed information, ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago
Krishna basin reservoirs in State hit rock bottom Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
New Indian Express

Cauvery Basin in Deep Distress

MYSURU/HYDERABAD: The drought prevailing across large swathes of South India this year is different: in addition to taking a vice-like grip on historically vulnerable areas in the rain-shadow districts of Telangana and northern Karnataka, it has ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

State Fails to Tap Kabani's Potential

KOZHIKODE: At a time when areas in Wayanad district on the Kerala-Karnataka border are reeling under drought and acute water shortage, state fails to tap the full potential of the Kabani river. Though state has proposed a handful of irrigation ...
 New Indian Express16 hours ago

Impact of climate change is upon us

Has Karnataka any plans to ensure livelihood security to its burgeoning masses? The Paris Climate-Change Agreement signed in New York on April 22 by 177 countries has set the ball rolling to bring down the emission of Green Houses Gases (GHG) to ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
New Indian Express

Kerala's Kabini Misadventure to Affect TN and Karnataka

CHENNAI: At a time when drought is sucking life out of the Cauvery delta region affecting lakhs of people in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Kerala's move to go ahead with the grand expansion plans of the Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Kerala's KABINI Misadventure  New Indian Express1 week ago

Evaporation hits hard, dries up reservoirs in Karnataka fast

Bengaluru: Like other states, Karnataka is praying that the India Metrological Department (IMD)'s forecast of an above-normal monsoon comes true, but the next 90 days are crucial. As on Wednesday, all major reservoirs in Karnataka barring one held ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Disastrous drift

The onset of an early and searing summer in Maharashtra and Karnataka has created conditions of acute water scarcity, with the potential of its spilling over into conflicts between States and between rural and urban populations. Farmers near Latur, ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
Business Standard India

Experts say timely pre-monsoon rainfall needed to boost water level

NEW DELHI: India's major reservoirs had water only up to a fifth of their capacity this week, lower than a year earlier as well as the 10-year average. Experts said the situation is worrisome, but it can change if pre-monsoon rainfall is on time. ...
 Economic Times1 week ago Water level in India's 91 reservoirs falls to less than 23% of total capacity  Economic Times2 weeks ago Stand up for water: UN  News Today1 month ago Hard realities: On World Water Day, India faces worst water crisis in decade  Firstpost.com1 month ago
New Indian Express

Fight Against Greed in Karur Seat

If the first tide of entrepreneurs made it a bustling trade post in the medieval times, it was the advent of handlooms and its ancillary units that turned this small town on the banks of Amravathi to a major textile centre. While the fertile land ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

New Delhi's water mishandling threatens industry, economy

NEW DELHI — Fifty-year-old Beti Khan is a domineering presence in the evening crowd around the old village well in Gusiyari. She charges up to visitors to this drought-stricken community in north India to demand they provide the water that the ...
 Today Online1 week ago
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