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    7 Goa hotels sealed

    News Daily: 7 Goa hotels sealed; Assam objects to hydel project in upstream Arunachal; No land yet for MP tribals displaced in 1981

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    Source: The Times of India, Down to Earth, The Hindu, CG Net Swara Posted on 14th Mar 2014

    Dams sold but tribal issues remain unaddressed

    News Daily: Dams sold but tribal issues remain unaddressed; Telangana chief promises drought free Mehboobnagar; Two panels to oversee Almatti dam rehab

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    Source: The Hindu, New Kerala, The Indian Express, The New Indian Express, Hindustan Times Posted on 12th Mar 2014

    Himachal irked at dam sale

    News Daily: Himachal irked at dam sale; Kerala has enough sand to last 50 years: Study; Power plants pollute reservoir, river in Singrauli

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    Source: New Kerala, The Hindu, Down to Earth, Business Standard, PTI Posted on 11th Mar 2014

    A survey on public toilets in urban India by 'WASH For India'

    This online survey by 'WASH For India' aims to understand how the lack of toilets in public spaces affects middle-class and wealthy Indians as well as people traveling to India.

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    Source: Wash For India Posted on 11th Mar 2014

    El Nino might affect 2014 monsoon

    News Daily: El Nino might affect 2014 monsoon; Centre accepts Kerala's demands on Western Ghats; PIL against Yettinahole

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    Source: The Times of India, Business Standard, The Hindu, Zee News Posted on 10th Mar 2014

    PM: Teesta pact with B'desh 'difficult'

    News Daily: PM terms Teesta pact with B'desh 'difficult'; UP CM inaugurates controversial dam project in U'khand; Chitale committee tails Govt white paper

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    Source: Business Standard, Zee News, Asian Age, Assam Tribune, Pune Mirror, New Kerala, Shillong Times, The New Indian Express, The Times of India Posted on 10th Mar 2014

    India's largest pvt hydel project sold

    News Daily: India's largest pvt hydel project sold; Rajasthan complains against contaminated water in Satluj; No Govt agency wants to take ownership of Delhi lakes

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    Source: Business Standard, Aquatic Ecosystems, The Times of India, The Telegraph, The Economic Times Posted on 9th Mar 2014

    764 industries behind Ganga pollution

    News Daily: 764 industries behind Ganga pollution; Ineffective chlorination behind railway stations' contaminated water; Committee submits Maha irrigation scam report

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    Source: The Economic Times, The Times of India, Business Standard, India Today, SANDRP, Hindustan Times Posted on 6th Mar 2014

    Railways shift officer who checked dirty water

    News Daily: Railways transfer officer who revealed water contamination; Rs 975 crores to prepare DPRs; Tax rebate for Mumbai localities that go green

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    Source: Zee News, Press Information Bureau, Dainik Bhaskar, The Hindu, The New Indian Express, The Times of India Posted on 3rd Mar 2014

    Narmada Kshipra interlinked

    News Daily: India's first river interlinking project inuagurated; Not enough budget to continue Delhi's free water scheme; Water privitisation costs Nagpur Rs 70 crore loss

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    Source: CNN-IBN, The Hindu, The Hindustan Times, The Times of India, Sustainability Outlook, Business Standard, The Hindu Businessline, India Water Review Posted on 1st Mar 2014

    Railway stations serve contaminated water

    News Daily: Drinking water at Railway stations highly contaminated; Govt prepared for El Nino: Pawar; UP Minister promises clean water for Agra

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    Source: Zee News, The Indian Express, Deccan Herald, NDTV, The Times of India, The Hindu, The Telegraph, The New Indian Express Posted on 28th Feb 2014

    Metal plant contaminates groundwater in Kollam

    News Daily: Metal plant contaminates groundwater in Kollam; Maha Irrigation Scam report ready; Together, techies and farmers revive a river stretch

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    Source: The Times of India, NDTV, The Hindu Posted on 27th Feb 2014

    Drinking water costs Rs 400 per month in Manipur

    News Daily: Manipur villagers spend Rs 400 per month on drinking water; Pollution plagues holy wells of Rameshwaram temple; Sewer overflow sends many to docs in posh Mumbai suburb

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    Source: E-Pao, The Telegraph, The Hindu, Mid Day, The Times of India, The New Indian Express Posted on 27th Feb 2014

    Siang Basin dams' study inadequate: NGO

    News Daily: Siang Basin dams' study inadequate: NGO; Thanks to high pollution, Agra's water supply may be suspended; India has 3,40,000 manual scavengers

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    Source: The Hindu, New Kerala, CNN-IBN, The Assam Tribune, Deccan Herald, The New Indian Express, The Economic Times Posted on 26th Feb 2014

    Andhra tribals want Polavaram dam scrapped

    News Daily: Post Telangana, tribals want Polavaram dam scrapped; Chennai wants clean piped water, not bubble cans; Reduced buffer zones to help dams avoid wildlife clearances

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    Source: The Hindu, The Times of India, Down to Earth Posted on 26th Feb 2014

    Bhopal gas leak victims demand clean water

    News Daily: Bhopal gas leak victims protest for clean water; 2010 wettest for Tibet in last 3500 years; CWC demands scrapping of 15 hydel projects in Arunachal

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    Source: Zee News, The Hindu, Press Information Bureau, New Kerala, The Times of India, The New Indian Express, Sustainability Outlook Posted on 23rd Feb 2014

    Ganga full of Superbugs

    News Daily: Ganga full of Superbugs; Wells near ISRO unit in Kochi contaminated with rocket fuel chemical; HC warns Tamil Nadu govt against water privatisation

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    Source: Zee News, The Economic Times, The Hindu, The New Indian Express, The Times of India Posted on 22nd Feb 2014

    India's embankments flood Nepal

    News Daily: India's embankments flood Nepal; slow economy reduced water uptake by Pune industries; HC tells Gujarat to stop illegal mining

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    Source: First Post, Deccan Herald, The Times of India, The New Indian Express, Down to Earth, The Indian Express Posted on 21st Feb 2014

    A new law to protect Ganga

    News Daily: Special legislation to protect the Ganga; 2000 villages in Maharashtra to go for eco-friendly development; National Rural Drinking Water Programme suffers setback

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    Source: The Times of India, Down to Earth, India Water Review, The Hindu, Toxicswatch, The Telegraph, The Economic Times, Mint Posted on 21st Feb 2014

    Dynamics of groundwater resource of Andhra Pradesh

    A glimpse of the groundwater status in Andhra Pradesh

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    Posted on 19th Feb 2014

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