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    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

    Maharashtra village reclaims submerged forest

    News Daily: Maharashtra village gets its right on submerged forest; Rajasthan getting only 1% of its share of Yamuna water; Uttarakhand wants power to clear dam projects upto 25 MW

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    Source: Down to Earth, The Times of India, The New Indian Express, Deccan Chronicle, One World South Asia, Business Standard, Himvani, Energy Next Posted on 16th Feb 2014

    Sikkim is 'toilet state' of India

    News Daily: Sikkim only state in the country with 100% sanitation; Land near Tehri reservoir sinking; UP threatens to cut water supply to Delhi over Yamuna pollution

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    Source: The Hindu, The Times of India, The Telegraph, The Economic Times, The Hindu Businessline Posted on 16th Feb 2014

    MP interlinks Narmada with Kshipra

    News Daily: Narmada-Kshipra river interlinking scheme to be formally launched this month; Drinking water biggest invention of last century: claim scientists; Tamil Nadu complains of less water from Krishna

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    Source: CNN-IBN, The New Indian Express, India Water Review, The Telegraph, The Times of India, Zee News, Sustainability Outlook, The Hindustan Times Posted on 16th Feb 2014

    Potable water for Mumbai slums

    News Daily: Maharashtra government to supply potable water to slums in Mumbai; Tamil Nadu village sets example in water conservation; Swedish embassy in Delhi sets up rainwater harvesting system

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    Source: The Hindu, The Times of India, Zee News, New Kerala, The Indian Express, DNA, Moneylife Posted on 15th Feb 2014

    Contaminated water caused 13,000 deaths in 4 years

    News Daily: 13,000 people died in the country in last four years due to contaminated water; Woman slaps Aam Aadmi Party MLA over water supply issue in Delhi; No toilets and drinking water on Mumbai's swanky monorail

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    Source: CNN-IBN, The Hindu, The Times of India, The New Indian Express Posted on 14th Feb 2014

    River diversion project launch put off

    News Daily: Yettinahole project launch put off; Bihar to have biggest sewerage project of India; Rainwater harvesting to be revived in Delhi schools

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    Source: Daiji World, Deccan Herald, The Hindu, DNA, One India, The Telegraph, Green Clean Guide Posted on 14th Feb 2014

    Water for Mumbai a cost to ecology

    News Daily: Water for Mumbai a cost to ecology; Lachen in Sikkim bans bottled water; Anganwadi toilets in Kerala cleanest in the country

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    Source: Civil Society, India Spend, The Times of India, Press Information Bureau, SANDRP, Citizen Matters, Down to Earth Posted on 12th Feb 2014

    NGO writes to Moily against river diversion project

    News Daily: NGO writes to Moily against river diversion project; Activists want UP wetlands to be declared Sarus Safari; Maharashtra farmers to hold rally against water diversion

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    Source: The Times of India, Deccan Chronicle, The New Indian Express, SANDRP, DNA Posted on 10th Feb 2014

    President approves Maharashtra's groundwater bill

    News Daily: President approves Maharashtra's groundwater bill; BIS mark mandatory for packaged water; Olive Ridley turtles washed ashore in Andhra Pradesh

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    Source: Down to Earth, The Hindu, The Times of India, Business Standard Posted on 10th Feb 2014

    Madhav Gadgil claims Goa mining firms filed false EIAs

    News Daily: Goa mining companies submitted false EIAs: Madhav Gadgil; Delhi scores worse than Beijing on air pollution; Award winning farmer in Tamil Nadu against concretisation of canals

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    Source: Zee News, The Economic Times, The Hindu, Toxicswatch Posted on 6th Feb 2014

    Who needs farming for food?

    News Daily: Study shows rural dependence on agriculture going down; SC says no to complete filling of the Tehri reservoir; Drinking water schemes worth Rs 853 crore for Tamil Nadu

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    Source: Deccan Herald, Business Standard, SANDRP, The Economic Times, The Assam Tribune, The New Indian Express, The Hindu Posted on 4th Feb 2014

    285 die due to water contamination in Karnataka

    News Daily: 285 people die in four years of drinking water contamination in Karnataka; Delhi Chief Minister to look into the Rs 10,000 crore DJB scam;

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    Source: The Asian Age, The Times of India, Daiji World, The Hindu, Press Information Bureau Posted on 4th Feb 2014

    Groundwater hits bottom near Coke's plant in Rajasthan

    News Daily: Coke's bottling plant blamed for groundwater decline in Rajasthan; Ammonia hits Delhi's water supply fourth time in a month; Slum dwellers to pay water bills in Hyderabad

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    Source: The Times of India, The Hindu, The Assam Tribune, The Pioneer, Deccan Herald, The Indian Express Posted on 24th Jan 2014

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