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A video where Sanjay Upadhyay gives an over view of the various Water laws in the country while addressing the law students at the Lewis and Clark Law School, Delhi
Sujith Koonan explains the water conflicts in the country taking the case of a district in Kerala while addressing Law students in an event in Delhi
State of Punjab that led the "Green Revolution" suffers from cancer due to Increased use of chemical fertilisers that has polluted water resources, soil and food in the State.
The report concludes that finding ways for advances in technology to serve the most vulnerable is a moral imperative; a responsibility, not a choice.
This documentary takes us through the struggles of the Himalayan people to save their forests from being plundered and questions if their faith that saved the hills in the past can continue to do so today where development projects and climate change are pressurizing the Himalayas.
A documentary that shows the growing movement of people using their creativity, design skills and purchasing power to demand fashion without pollution
Significant reduction in number of coliforms in water samples seen when stored in vessels made of brass (from >1800 to 43) and copper (from >1800 to 75).
A “socio-hydrologic” model for Chennai shows that both infrastructure and management decisions are necessary to achieving water security.
Asia is expected to become the dominant energy importing region. However, emissions growth is expected to slow as natural gas and renewables gain market share from coal and oil.
A recent study by KalpWrakshSewaSansthan shows morethan 15% children suffering from severe fluorosis in Khaira village in Bihar. Affected communities demand for rainwater harvesting in a big way to tackle the problem.
News daily - Environment ministry clears POSCO's steel project and says final no to Vedanta's bauxite mining project in Odisha; Better sanitation can reduce diarrhoea among children, says World Bank's report.
News daily - Rural sanitation included under MGNREGS in collaboration with Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan; NGT's area of jurisdiction questioned by Madras HC; 3 officials suspended and 800 others transferred from Delhi Jal Board.
Trails showcasing artificial lakes as both storage and defensive units, efficient network of aqueducts and drains and beautiful stepwells can help increase tourist footfall at Amber fort in Jaipur, says this research paper.
A qualitative study among tribal communities in Maharashtra shows direct relation between improvement in health and empowerment of tribals with their access to water.
A survey shows that 70% of the city practitioners have not undergone any training in bio medical waste management.
7,000 tonnes of waste, 60,000 hands, this photo essay captures the hazardous and de-humanised conditions in which these karmacharis work and live.
Northern and Western India under extremely high risk in Aqueduct's global mapping tool.
News Daily: Kerala demands review of the Western Ghats order; Big mining firms violate green laws in Odisha; Bihar wants river interlinking
A video story on work done by locals to transform the polluted Kaikondarahalli lake into a bird paradise.
News Daily: Environment Ministry delinks clearance for power plants and captive mines; Pallikarnai marshland to be restored; clean drinking water project in Andhra schools