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Round up of the water news for the week ending 31st May 2010 : Six sewage treatment plants coming up in tsunami-affected areas of Nagapattinam, TN
Six sewage treatment plants coming up in tsunami-affected areas of Nagapattinam, TN. This and more stories in the weekly new round up. vijay posted 10 years 7 months ago

Some recent news items from the news feed that India Water Portal maintains at Newsrack: (http://newsrack.in/stories/arghyam/Water/55) :

Compilation of weekly round up of news - January 2010 (1- 8, 8 - 12, 12-18)
A compilation of weekly news update - January 2010 vijay posted 11 years ago

 Weekly roundup of news - January 1-8, 2010

 https://www.thehindu.com/2010/01/08/stories/2010010854350400.htm

Compilation of news- November 2009 (3-4,8,11)
A compilation of weekly news update - November 2009 vijay posted 11 years 2 months ago

Roundup of news - November 3-4, 2009

Karnataka confident of getting more funds

https://www.deccanherald.com/content/34098/cm-confident-getting-more-funds.html

 Land aquisition on in full steam:

https://www.thehindu.com/2009/11/04/stories/2009110454390400.htm

 CM in Dharwad on Wednesday

News updates - Oct 24 - 29, 2009
News updates from Oct 24-29 vijay posted 11 years 2 months ago

 

KC canal

 

News updates - 15th October, 2009
News update for the 15 October 2009 vijay posted 11 years 3 months ago

Drinking water from tankers in Bellary district

Picture from https://www.thehindu.com : (https://www.thehindu.com/2009/10/14/images/2009101451490301.jpg) , drinking water being supplied by tanker in Bellary district

No fresh flood threat:

https://www.thehindu.com/2009/10/13/stories/2009101353490400.htm

 

Several articles cover the post-mortem of the floods, triggered by CWC statements that their warning to the government of AP was ignored

 

PIL filed alleging negligence on the part of AP government

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/index.aspx?page=article&sectid=3&contentid=20091014200910140355037187a9b2d4c

Major irrigation minister was in hospital on the crucial day
Dam manual of the government to be updated

Rosaiah reacts:

https://www.thehindu.com/2009/10/14/stories/2009101450460100.htm

https://www.thehindu.com/2009/10/13/stories/2009101359070300.htm

Assesment report in Mahbubnagar district
An assesment report of the status in Mahbubnagar district created by a team of civil society representatives vijay posted 11 years 3 months ago

Attached is an assesment report of the status in Mahbubnagar district created by a team of civil society representatives. The report makes reference to a networking effort of civil society organisations in order to co-ordinate their efforts, and the team promises to continue to survey the situation and make periodic reports.

ICT applications for socio-economic development of farmers
Notes from C-DAC ICT for socio-economic development conference held in Bangalore. Rural kiosk was the topic of discussion in the conference iwp posted 13 years 9 months ago

Nandini and I attended the C-DAC ICT for Socio-Economic Development conference on 11th,12th and 13th of this month in Bangalore. Primarily we were interested in spreading awareness about the Portal among the attendees. Following are some notes from there: Overall I thought the conference was very good. There was a lot of energy and interest and several good initiatives, and many of the speakers came across as smart and committed.