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24th water train reaches Latur

Ahead of monsoons, the state government along with NGOs has set a target of recharging 10,000 borewells in Latur city to combat the drinking water crisis due to drought. A process to save every drop of water in monsoons to enhance the water tables ... Indian Express, 15 hours ago

Video: No water, No wedding bells for men

No water, no wedding bells for men of Bundelkhand village Uttar Pradesh,Over the years, the luckless peoplesof Bundelkhand have tried everything in the book to meet the challenge of unpredictable weather. The Bundelkhand region, spread over ...
 Siasat Daily2 weeks ago

Drought Woes: Farmers Forced to Cancel Marriages in Arid India

Crop failure and water crisis due toback toback droughts have created panic inrural India. Almost all ofcentral India and parts ofnorthern and southern India are inthe grip ofdrought and water shortage. Sixty-eight percent ofIndia's population ...
 Sputnik6 days ago Heat and guilt: the Indian drought close-up  ABC Online5 days ago India drought drives farmers to suicide  Abu Dhabi National1 week ago

India's water refugees who live in cattle camps

Five months ago, the Gholap family - three brothers and their wives - moved from their drought-hit village home in Beed in the western state of Maharashtra to a squalid shantytown of straw-and-tarpaulin cattle shelters. They brought along their 21 ...
 BBC6 days ago
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India's Monsoon

The Situation El Nino saddled India with the driest Monsoon in six years in 2015 after another poor showing in 2014. Populous states including Maharashtra are experiencing severe drought, dams have dried up and India's 91 major reservoirs are less ...
 Bloomberg View1 week ago

'Water treatment' of VIP roads put on hold

Lucknow: Now, no washing of VIP areas till June 30. The Lucknow Municipal Corporation has decided no water will be provided for cleaning of VIP areas and venues for political rallies or public events. As per LMC, on an average over 10 lakh litres ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Times of India

growing cattle camps.

Photo A cattle camp in Latur, India, where farmers are able to get food and water for their cattle — and themselves. Credit Anshuman Poyrekar/Hindustan Times, via KHILAD, India — The cattle camp, on a dusty back road lined with thorny ...
 New York Times2 weeks ago Farmers in arid lands share camps with cattle  Gulf News1 week ago Farmers in arid India share camps with their cattle  Times of India2 weeks ago

The circle of economy, the cycle of drought

In Janwal, Kej taluka, boys risk their lives descending 50 feet with ropes and chains to get water from a well that is the only source of water for the 12,000-person village. Drought has devastated once-prosperous Latur. In this two-part series ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Blame and desperation in a thirsty land  The Hindu2 weeks ago

It's drought of weddings in North Karnataka districts!

HUBBALLI: Twenty four year-old Manjunath Byahatti, a farmer of Kurlageri in Nargund taluk of Gadag district, has to put off his wedding owing to severe drought condition. Though he is engaged to his bride, he is finding it difficult to mobilise ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Stop water supply to all liquor manufacturers in Marathwada: Shiv Sena chief

Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Apr 16: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today demanded that the Maharashtra government should stop supply of water to all the liquor-manufacturing factories and breweries with immediate effect in view of severe water ...
 Newshence.com2 weeks ago
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