After two weeks of extremely hot and long dry weather, the monsoon winds brought heavy rains to the hilly northern states of India (Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand) and the south-west coastal states (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Goa, and Kerala).
As per a new study conducted by the Indian School of Development Management (ISDM) and IIMPACT, an NGO loss of income and livelihood are among the top concerns for rural communities struggling to cope with the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic.
Types of borewell used in Bihar? Which type of borewell is effective? Methodologies, speed, cost-effectiveness, appropriate depth, longevity, and sustainability considering the parameters such as soil type, geological conditions, groundwater table depth, size of aquifers, etc.
The problem of drinking water in India is becoming more acute by the day, as one can see people queuing up at wells, water tankers, and common water points during summers in mos
Article by: Sakshi Saini and Paresh B Shirsath
With small and fragmented land holdings, owning a well and pump is not a viable option for all farmers.
With increased urbanisation, India is experiencing acute air pollution in its urban centres.
Extensive evidence of elevated arsenic in the food chain, mainly rice, wheat and vegetables exists.
Raging floods swarming great expanses have been a common occurrence in the 21st century in South Asia.