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Concern over failure to assess impact

GUWAHATI, Dec 11 - The South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People (SANDRP), a voluntary organisation working for water resource development, has expressed serious concern over the failure of the authorities to assess the cumulative impacts of the Dibang ... The Assam Tribune, 2 months ago

Drought in Marathwada: Ground water levels dipping every year, focus shifts to conservation

The more alarming news, say officials, is the continuing dip in water tables in the region over the last five years. Of the 76 talukas that comprise Marathwada, 61 show a drop in ground water levels compared to the previous year's post-monsoon ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

India Rivers Week culminates; Delhi Declaration: Let Our Rivers Live Presented to the Union Minister for Water Resources, Shri. Uma Bharti

Consultation Attempted to Seek Solutions regarding River Basin Management & Freshwater Conservation New Delhi: With an aim to discuss approaches to address rivers restoration, a consortium of NGOs including WWF India, INTACH, SANDRP, Toxics Link and ...
 WWF India1 week ago Citizens' charter votes against linking rivers  Times of India1 month ago

Himachal's pine nuts be dammed

Pinus gerardiana, known as chilgoza, is a pine that is native to the north-western Himalayas, growing at elevations between 1,800 metres and 3,350 metres. In India, it is only found in Kinnaur. Photo: Bahar Dutt Remember those boxes of dry fruits ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago

Achieving a green agenda for Delhi

Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint As Delhi goes to polls, the good news is that most political parties have decided to give some space to green issues in their election manifesto. While the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has gone into some level of detail, both ...
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago
Eurasia Review

India's Northeastern Region Environmentally Threatened OpEd

By The northeastern region of India is still a relatively secluded region. Underthe pretext of national security and economic development, however, the activities of the Indian stateare posing dreadful environmental threats to the region. ...
 Eurasia Review1 month ago

Bhutan and its Development Dilemma

In November last year, International Rivers team in South Asia and the Legal Initiative for Forests & Environment (LIFE) organized a two-day knowledge-sharing workshop to discuss the social and environmental implications of hydropower in India and ...
 International Rivers Network1 month ago

MoEF loses letters from civil society

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) admitted that it has lost four letters from civil society members who had raised critical issues relating to environmental impact assessment (EIA) and made some ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Millennium Post

Water scarcity scares residents of Sangam Vihar

Sangam Vihar, a large unauthorised colony in south Delhi, is a case study in the utter neglect of development. Water, for example, is in short supply, and residents face several problems in meeting their daily requirements. The Delhi Jal Board ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago

Headwater Extinctions: hydropower be the death of fish

You can either be pro-environment or pro-development is a futile binary statement that government officials often aim at people like me who work for environmental NGOs in India. They don't understand integrated resources planning, soft-engineering ...
 International Rivers Network1 month ago
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