Huge dam proposed in Arunachal
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 1 month ago

Niti Aayog proposes 300-metre high dam in Arunachal Pradesh

A river in East Siang (Source: Wikimedia)
Worst drought in 115 years hits Kerala
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 10 months ago

Kerala hit by worst drought in 115 years

Parched land during drought in India. (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
J&K mulls mini dams for irrigation
News this week sabitakaushal posted 5 years 1 month ago

J&K govt to construct ‘mini dams’ for irrigation

The Indus river. (Source: Wikipedia)
Karnataka not to release water to TN
Policy matters this week sabitakaushal posted 5 years 1 month ago

No water to TN till a special state legislature session takes a call: Karnataka 

Cauvery river. (Source: India Water Portal)
Kashmir under danger of floods
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 7 months ago

Fear of floods looms over Kashmir again

Landslide and a flooded river
Furious Jhelum claims 160 lives
News this week Swati Bansal posted 7 years 2 months ago

J&K reels under the worst flood in 60 years

Floods wreak havoc in Jammu & Kashmir
Don't have toilet, can't contest polls
Policy Matters this week: Bihar government makes toilet compulsory for contesting polls, Ganga Jal pitchers to collect religious waste and Rs 1,444 crore for rural water supply in Maharashtra. ravleen posted 8 years ago

Don't have toilet, can't contest polls

Toilet mandatory to contest
Water quality status of rivers in India – Report of Central Water Commission
These River Water Quality Reports prepared by the Central Water Commission (CWC) summarise the river water data collected under its long term monitoring programme. The Central Water Commission monitors water quality at 371 key locations covering all the major river basins of India by maintaining a three tier laboratory system for analysis of 41 water quality parameters. Amita Bhaduri posted 10 years 4 months ago

The Level-I Laboratories are located at 258 field water quality monitoring stations on various rivers of India where physical parameters such as temperature, colour, odour, specific conductivity, total dissolved solids, pH and dissolved oxygen of river water are observed.

River basins and river basin organisations in South Asia
The research study will help in providing the basis for planning for future strategic interventions in the river basins mentioned in the study, and to encourage similar exercises in other regions Rama Mani posted 12 years 4 months ago

As part of the research study, River Basins and River Basin Organisations in South Asia, done by the Society for Participatory Development Hyderabad, CapNet South Asia (Read More) and Gomukh Environmental Trust for Sustainable Development Pune (Click Here), data about individual river basins has been collected for the river basins in South Asia.