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Uniform drinking water quality monitoring protocol- A document by Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (2013)
These protocols are suggestive in nature and will be useful for laboratory personnel, water supply engineers and policy makers working in the drinking water sector operating at State, District and Sub-district levels.
Sumathi Sivam  posted 7 years 5 months ago
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Ministry of Water Resources comes up with a draft on the hydro-meteorological data dissemination policy
Ministry of Water Resources comes up with a draft on the hydro-meteorological data dissemination policy
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The National Green Tribunal orders closure of 34 packaged drinking water units in Noida and Greater Noida for extracting ground water and operating illegally
The National Green Tribunal orders closure of 34 packaged drinking water units in Noida and Greater Noida for extracting ground water and operating illegally
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Shunglu Committee Report on the power sector states that Distribution Franchisee model will grow and improve the power distribution scenario of the country in the coming years
Shunglu Committee Report on the power sector states that Distribution Franchisee model will grow and improve the power distribution scenario of the country in the coming years
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Andhra Pradesh High Court, slams the state government for giving a multi-crore, Indira Sagar Polavaram mega irrigation project to Transstroy–USC ES UES (Russia) business consortium
Andhra Pradesh High Court, slams the state government for giving a multi-crore, Indira Sagar Polavaram mega irrigation project to Transstroy–USC ES UES (Russia) business consortium
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Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, releases statistical data on various facets of the Indian economy, for the period of July-December 2012
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, releases statistical data on various facets of the Indian economy, for the period of July-December 2012
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To attain 'nirvana' pilgrims at Maha Kumbh mela, take a dip in muddy and dirty water of river Ganga at Triveni Sangam, as they consider it as nectar
To attain 'nirvana' pilgrims at Maha Kumbh mela, take a dip in muddy and dirty water of river Ganga at Triveni Sangam, as they consider it as nectar
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An evaluative study on the informal water distribution system in Kaula Bandar slum in Mumbai- A paper in BioMed Central Public Health Journal
As a result of rapid urbanisation, majority of migrated population is forced to settle in places which are not legally recognised by state authorities. These areas thus lack in basic services like water supply and sewerage. Consequently, the slum dwellers often resort to illegal methods to avail these services.
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The world's second largest water company, Suez Environment, undertakes 24X7 water supply pilot project in Pimpri-Chinchwad in Pune
The world's second largest water company, Suez Environment, undertakes 24X7 water supply pilot project in Pimpri-Chinchwad in Pune
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Andhra Pradesh government that gives free electricity to farmers, will be now charging consumers Rs 9-11 a unit, which is three times higher than the average pooled cost Rs.3 per unit
Andhra Pradesh government that gives free electricity to farmers, will be now charging consumers Rs 9-11 a unit, which is three times higher than the average pooled cost Rs.3 per unit
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India and Pakistan have to overcome their socio-economic, environmental, and political pressures to ensure that their future water needs are sustainably managed
India and Pakistan have to overcome their socio-economic, environmental, and political pressures to ensure that their future water needs are sustainably managed
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According to Food and Agriculture Organisation, 250 million of the world's hungry are living in India and 870 million are chronically undernourished
According to Food and Agriculture Organisation, 250 million of the world's hungry are living in India and 870 million are chronically undernourished
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National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development to give Rs. 25000 crore for the construction of safe storage facilities of agricultural commodities
National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development to give Rs.25000 crore, for the construction of safe storage facilities of agricultural commodities
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Delhi government approves nine rooftop solar power projects: The plants with a capacity of producing 240 KWp, will be installed on government buildings
Delhi government approves nine rooftop solar power projects: The plants with a capacity of producing 240 KWp, will be installed on government buildings
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Generation of renewable energy from solar and hydro power is receiving attention in Jammu and Kashmir : CM sets the target of becoming power sufficient state by next 7-10 years
Generation of renewable energy from solar and hydro power is receiving attention in Jammu and Kashmir : CM sets the target of becoming power sufficient state by next 7-10 years
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The bright multi-coloured water pots, lined up to be filled at the street tap in Tamil Nadu, says it all about the dearth of infrastructure in the state
The bright multi-coloured water pots, lined up to be filled at the street tap in Tamil Nadu, says it all about the dearth of infrastructure in the state 
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Centre to support municipalities that implement waste-to-energy projects, through different instruments like viability gap funding, repayable grant and low-cost capital
Centre to support municipalities that implement waste-to-energy projects, through different instruments like viability gap funding, repayable grant and low-cost capital
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A villager from Dindori district, Madhya Pradesh, uses RTI to trace out the corruption trail in the construction of toilets
A villager from Dindori district, Madhya Pradesh, uses RTI to trace out the corruption trail in the construction of toilets
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The Economic Survey 2012-13, paints a grim picture of agriculture sector: Targeted growth of 4% is not achieved
The Economic Survey 2012-13, paints a grim picture of agriculture sector: Targeted growth of 4% is not achieved
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