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25 water tech startups enter semifinal for The/Nudge Prize-Ashirvad Water Challenge

25 water tech startups enter semifinal for The/Nudge Prize-Ashirvad Water Challenge

🕔18:20, 23.Jun 2022

Chennai, June 23 (IANS) Twenty five water-tech startups have been selected as semi-finalists for ‘The/Nudge Prize- Ashirvad Water Challenge’ by The/Nudge Institute Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) and Ashirvad Pipes in partnership with the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of

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Drinking water project: Chennai Corporation seeks World Bank assistance

Drinking water project: Chennai Corporation seeks World Bank assistance

🕔17:39, 13.Jun 2022

Chennai, June 13 (IANS) The Greater Chennai Corporation has sought a World Bank funding of Rs 376 crore for the drinking water project in the city. Sources in the Corporation told IANS that the project will be executed jointly by the

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Now, Diamond comics to spread message of water conservation

Now, Diamond comics to spread message of water conservation

🕔11:21, 4.Jun 2022

The popular publisher for children’s literature that brings out Diamond comics and other books will now be bringing out books and comics on water conservation for bringing about “behavioural change in making inclusive and sustainable change”. New Delhi, June 4

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Tajikistan to host 2nd Water Conference from June 06-09, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat to lead Indian Delegation

Tajikistan to host 2nd Water Conference from June 06-09, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat to lead Indian Delegation

🕔12:30, 3.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 03 The Government of the Republic of Tajikistan in cooperation with the United Nations from June 6 to 9, 2022 in Dushanbe is holding the Second High-Level International Conference on the International Decade for Action “Water for

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Imperative to work on ground water replenishment: Jal Shakti Minister

Imperative to work on ground water replenishment: Jal Shakti Minister

🕔06:40, 25.May 2022

Asserting that India has the highest dependency on ground water resources in the world, Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said it is now imperative to work on ground water replenishment and asked the industry to help

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Drinking water project in Puducherry to be implemented with French aid

Drinking water project in Puducherry to be implemented with French aid

🕔15:29, 13.Apr 2022

The Union Territory of Puducherry will implement a Rs 538 crore comprehensive drinking water project with the support of the French development agency, AFD. Puducherry, April 13 (IANS) The Union Territory of Puducherry will implement a Rs 538 crore comprehensive drinking

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देश भर के जल प्रहरी बचा रहे हैं रोजाना करोड़ो लीटर पानी, अब आपकी है बारी

देश भर के जल प्रहरी बचा रहे हैं रोजाना करोड़ो लीटर पानी, अब आपकी है बारी

🕔17:40, 31.Mar 2022

नई दिल्ली। वर्षा जल संचय करें, संचित जल संरक्षित करें, संरक्षित जल का विवेकपूर्ण उपयोग करें और इस्तेमाल किए  पानी को फिर से इस्तेमाल कर के हम एक ओर जल संकट  से निपट सकते हैं वहीं पानी का बेहतर उपयोग

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Jal Shakti Ministry bestows ITC Limited with ‘Best Industry for CSR Activities’ award for water conservation

Jal Shakti Ministry bestows ITC Limited with ‘Best Industry for CSR Activities’ award for water conservation

🕔17:32, 31.Mar 2022

Diversified Indian conglomerate ITC Limited accomplished yet another distinguished feat in its continuous pursuit of transforming lives and landscapes by receiving the first prize for Water Management and Conservation at the third edition of the National Water Awards by the

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Water wastage now an offence in UP’s Pilibhit

Water wastage now an offence in UP’s Pilibhit

🕔11:27, 30.Mar 2022

With the possibility of summer being harsher this year, the Pilibhit district administration in Uttar Pradesh has announced that wastage of water at automobile service stations and public places will now be a state offence. Pilibhit, March 30 (IANS) With the

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Water & Climate Coalition leaders call for action to ‘protect our people’

Water & Climate Coalition leaders call for action to ‘protect our people’

🕔05:34, 9.Mar 2022

Water and Climate Coalition leaders have issued a call for more urgent and united action “to protect our people and future generations” in the face of alarming new scientific evidence from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of growing

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Higher funds allocation sign of govt’s priority to water, sanitation: Minister

Higher funds allocation sign of govt’s priority to water, sanitation: Minister

🕔09:15, 6.Mar 2022

Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, said on Saturday that the priority accorded by the government of India to the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) and the Swachh Bharat Mission-Rural (SBM) is evident from the funds allocated by the

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PM to address webinars on Jal Jeevan Mission, housing on Wed

PM to address webinars on Jal Jeevan Mission, housing on Wed

🕔07:19, 23.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two webinars on Wednesday — one on water and another on housing — as part of a series on the implementation of Union Budget 2022-23. The first webinar is being

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‘Assam on track to become Har Ghar Jal state by 2024’

‘Assam on track to become Har Ghar Jal state by 2024’

🕔07:09, 20.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) In about 28 months since the launch of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), 17.46 lakh households in Assam have been provided with clean tap water, of which, in last six months alone, clean tap water supply was

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Centre of Excellence for water reuse launched

Centre of Excellence for water reuse launched

🕔18:37, 24.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Highlighting that cutting-edge research should aim to help the larger community, Vibha Dhawan, Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), on Friday said that treating wastewater at source is crucial not only from an economic

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Do you know why FINLAND is ranked number ONE in Happiness index, watch this interview with Finland Ambassador to India

Do you know why FINLAND is ranked number ONE in Happiness index, watch this interview with Finland Ambassador to India

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B’desh incurs loss worth $129 mn due to Amphan

B’desh incurs loss worth $129 mn due to Amphan

🕔12:37, 22.May 2020

Dhaka, May 22  Bangladesh has incurred losses worth 11 billion taka ($129 million) due to cyclone Amphan which has caused damages to housing, infrastructure, fisheries, livestock, water resources and agriculture, according to initial government estimates. Enamur Rahman, state minister for

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Kudankulam Unit-II shut down due to water, steam leakage

Kudankulam Unit-II shut down due to water, steam leakage

🕔12:06, 6.May 2017

Chennai, May 6  The second unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) has been shut down due to water and steam leakage, an official said on Saturday. The plant’s operator, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) said the

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Water Waters: SEVEN STATES DEADLOCKED…

Water Waters: SEVEN STATES DEADLOCKED…

🕔10:28, 24.Sep 2016

Water Waters SEVEN STATES DEADLOCKED By Insaf   Rivers across India are on fire. Karnataka is just one State which is on the boil albeit with self immolations, strikes and violence following the Supreme Court’s order to release 15000 cusecs

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REC commits financial support under CSR Initiatives for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

REC commits financial support under CSR Initiatives for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

🕔10:13, 21.Oct 2014

Exchange of MoA between Mrinal Kanti Nath, I.A.S, District Magistrate and Collector, Unakoti, Jaidev Banerjee, Zonal Manager, East Zone, REC, and Professor V. Srinivas Chary, Director, ASCI, in august presence of Tapan Chakraborty, Education Minister, Government of Tripura, Dr. K.

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Drought Again, Sans Food, Water: DEFIENCIES OF PLANNING + VISION = NO ACTION…

Drought Again, Sans Food, Water: DEFIENCIES OF PLANNING + VISION = NO ACTION…

🕔11:22, 15.Jul 2014

Drought Again, Sans Food, Water DEFIENCIES OF PLANNING + VISION = NO ACTION By Poonam I Kaushish Ok, fellow countrymen, it is once again the season to curse all you want. The heat wave is blistering and Lord Indra is

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