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14 October 2010

As many as 10,440 villages, spread over 15 of Orissa's 30 districts, were identified as drought-hit as more than 50 per cent of paddy crop were lost due to inadequate rainfall in this monsoon
Orissa: Jajpur and Kendrapara districts in the grip of water crisis due to indiscriminate use of water by industries in Kalinga Nagar
Green India Mission (GMI) document submitted to Prime Ministers Council as a part of the country’s plan to fight climate change
Fight to preserve India's natural resources: Two hours outside of Mumbai, farmers and tribals are fighting to stop their natural water supply from being diverted
Integrated solid waste management facility proposed at Kuthambakkam, Chennai poses a threat to groundwater and the Chembarambakkam lake, one of the four reservoirs supplying drinking water to the city
Central Pollution and Control Board (CPCB) closes 4 industrial units to prevent pollution of Ganga because of discharge of effluents directly into the river
Gangetic dolphin most endangered species, pollution in the river Ganga to be blamed
Renuka dam project in Himachal Pradesh to meet Delhi’s water woes scrapped by the Environment Ministry
Jairam Ramesh asks for moratorium on hydro projects in Arunachal Pradesh
Citizens in Bangalore take lead to rejuvenate the Parappana Agrahara lake, which is choking with plastic and hyacinth
Water scarcity around biggest city lake, the Bellandur lake, in Bangalore
680 families to be displaced for Brutang irrigation project in Orissa
Govt to move SC to revive Kudremukh
Himachal Pradesh: Centre ignores state’s plea on restricting mining area
Illegal sand mining rampant on banks of Cauvery, Kapila rivers in Karnataka state
Water-borne diseases on the rise in East Godavari
Malaria cases cross 20000 mark in Rajasthan: Heavy rains to blame
Chandigarh: Malaria grips Fatehabad district, over 600 cases reported
Several tribals ill due to high fluoride exposure in Bastar, Chattisgarh
Over 4,000 fall prey to cancer in Punjab annually: Contaminated drinking water the primary cause

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