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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, 2 weeks 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 Daily1 month ago

Where water is hallmarked gold

What worries 22-year old Jamnaben Dashratbhai, a resident of Kundalia, is not whether Gujarat Lions will win the IPL or whether BJP will win the Kerala assembly polls. It is unwashed clothes piling up over a week that has got her goat. Kundalia, ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

Temples hit by water crisis in Karimnagar

KARIMNAGAR: Prominent temples of the district are facing acute shortage of drinking water as their borewells have dried up following depletion of groundwater table. Devotees are witnessing hardships when visiting these shrines. They are forced to ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Maharashtra Govt to provide drinking water to drought hit areas

Maharashtra government today assured the Bombay High Court that it would provide potable water to each and every citizen in drought-hit areas of the state. In an affidavit, government outlined the measures taken to tackle the situation and ...
 Yourstory.in2 weeks ago Maharashtra government says adequate steps taken to tackle drought  Asian Age2 weeks ago Stop water supply to all liquor manufacturers in Marathwada: Shiv Sena chief  Newshence.com1 month ago
The Hindu

Marriages made on earth to appease the heavens

Weddings of donkeys and frogs conducted to please the rain god The severity of the drought is driving people to resort to ancient beliefs to appease the rain god. Farmers of Hosahalli and Ramanahalli villages in Mandya district organised a ...
 The Hindu2 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 ...
 Sputnik3 weeks ago Heat and guilt: the Indian drought close-up  ABC Online3 weeks ago India drought drives farmers to suicide  Abu Dhabi National1 month 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 ...
 BBC3 weeks ago
Bloomberg View

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 View3 weeks 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 India4 weeks ago
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