IMD revises monsoon calendar for the country
Centre advises states to ensure adequate water supply in rural areas during lockdown
Kerala retains the top slot with a score of 70, followed closely by Himachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Telangana in the latest edition of NITI Aayog’s annual assessment of progress made by states in achieving the sustainable development goals (SDG).
Pune groundwater extraction doubles in last decade; Uranium found in Telengana groundwater; Lower Subansiri project gets a boostposted 1 year 6 months ago
Study finds Pune's groundwater extraction doubles in 9 years
In 2014, the Government of India launched the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) to accelerate efforts in achieving universal sanitation coverage. The issue of access to safe drinking water and sanitation facilities also became a major Sustainable Development Goal (SDG-6) when the United Nation set 17 global goals in 2015 under the 2030 Agenda.
Cabinet approves Dibang hydel project in Arunachal Pradesh
Swachh Bharat Mission reduced groundwater contamination: UNICEF
NGT seeks report on constitution of Biodiversity Management Committees