Country’s water contaminated with lead, arsenic, fluoride: Centre
Jharkhand government launches three schemes to revive rural economy under the MGNREGA
Development and its impact on the environment has long been a contentious issue in India, where lack of adequate monitoring and control mechanisms have led to severe degradation of land, water and forest resources. Mining activities in Goa have not only poisoned its land and water, but also affected livelihoods by negatively impacting agriculture, fisheries and forests.
MoRD asks states to focus on water conservation and harvesting in MGNREGA to help achieve Jal Jeevan Mission targetsPosted on 05 Nov, 2019 12:08 PM
Focus on water conservation in MGNREGA: Rural Development ministry to states
Pune groundwater extraction doubles in last decade; Uranium found in Telengana groundwater; Lower Subansiri project gets a boostPosted on 16 Oct, 2019 02:13 PM
Study finds Pune's groundwater extraction doubles in 9 years
Goa fights to protect its khazans; Coonoor cleans its river; Punjab gov scrambles to clean Kali Bein River before GurupurabPosted on 10 Oct, 2019 11:36 AM
Goa government, farmers against MoEF for proposing re-designation of the state’s low lying lands
Rains wreak havoc in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab
Following the southern states witnessing heavy rainfall and floods this monsoon, the northern parts of India are now also experiencing incessant rains.
Lok Sabha passes Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019
India could witness near-normal monsoon this season: IMD