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India loses 2 million tonnes of food grains annually due to waterlogging
News this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 10 months ago

2 million tonnes of food grains lost annually in India

Waterlogging in Punjab
Applications invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore
The project aims to develop networks of school and college students, from marginalized areas of Kerala and Karnataka and to bridge it with the scientist community Swati Bansal posted 6 years 11 months ago

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Closure notice issued to Coca Cola's UP plant
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 years 11 months ago

Closure notice issued to Coca Cola's UP plant

Coca Cola bottling plant (Source: S. Subramanium)
Water allocation to stay the same for Telangana and Andhra
News this week Swati Bansal posted 7 years ago

Telangana formed but no change in water allocation

Telangana boundaries (Source: Aditya Madhav)
CSE tells new govt to reinvent strategy for river clean-up
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 7 years ago

Apply new strategy for cleaning rivers: CSE

Ganga at Gadmukteshwar
Himachal prone to Uttarakhand-like flash floods
News this week Swati Bansal posted 7 years ago

Scientists say Himachal prone to Uttarakhand-like flash floods

Glacier lake in HP (Source: Ankit Solanki)
UP Pollution Control Board issues notice to 956 units for polluting Ganga
Policy matters this week: NGT seeks to examine 956 units for causing pollution in Ganga; POSCO allowed to draw water from Mahanadi and Hansua rivers; SC favours TN in Mullaperiyar dam case. Swati Bansal posted 7 years 1 month ago

956 units in UP gets notice for polluting Ganga

Ganga river in Varanasi, UP (Source: Wikipedia)
Applications invited for the post of 'Executive Director', Centre for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM), Kozhikode, Kerala
CWRDM, Kozhikode, is looking for an executive director responsible for the management, administration and development of prospective plan for the institution by providing effective leadership. (not verified) posted 7 years 1 month ago

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80 countries agree to save oceans in UN-backed summit
News this week: 80 countries join hands to save the world's oceans; Panel blames hydel projects for 2013's devastating floods; Tumkur drought destroys more than 50% of coconut crop Swati Bansal posted 7 years 1 month ago

80 countries join hands to save world's oceans

Oceans of the world (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Himachal govt to restrict commercial activities on Rohtang
Policy matters this week: Commercial activities on Rohtang to be restricted; SC orders Centre to set up National Regulator by April 30; Warning to Pollution Control Boards over pollution in Ganga. Swati Bansal posted 7 years 1 month ago

No more commercial activities on Rohtang pass after May 6: HP govt

Rohtang pass (Source: Wikimedia Commons)