Ranga Reddy District

COVID-19 lockdown: Health of Ganga and Yamuna rivers improves
News this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 1 month ago

Lockdown impact: Health of water bodies improves

Ganga river at Kachla, Uttar Pradesh (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
Monitoring guidelines for sand mining released
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 3 months ago

Guidelines to monitor illegal sand mining released

For the first time, the Environment Ministry has released Enforcement and Monitoring Guidelines for Sand Mining 2020 to monitor and check illegal sand mining in the country.

Illegal sand mining continues in the country unabated (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
When the sewers get blocked: sanitation labour in urban India
On World Toilet Day, we bring to light the labour of India’s sewer workers - those who do the unclean work that a Clean India relies on. priyad posted 1 year 6 months ago

Photo credit: Sharada Prasad
Cyclone Bulbul devastates West Bengal and Odisha
News this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 6 months ago

Cyclone Bulbul causes devastation in West Bengal and Odisha

A cyclonic storm that hit India in 2016. (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Telangana government, tribals oppose uranium mining in Nallamala forests
News this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 7 months ago

Telangana government, tribals stand against proposed uranium mining in Nallamala forests

A view of the Nallamala Forests (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
Floods grip Assam and Bihar
News this week Swati Bansal posted 1 year 10 months ago

Bihar and northeast India reel under floods

People take a boat to cross the flood-ravaged Brahmaputra (Source: IWP Flickr photos)
Five percent rainfall deficit recorded in June
News this week Swati Bansal posted 2 years 10 months ago

Monsoon shows a deficit of five percent in June

Agriculture needs to be made climate resilient. (Image Source: India Water Portal)
Flood situation improves in Bihar and West Bengal
News this week Swati Bansal posted 3 years 8 months ago

Bihar floods: Fear of epidemic looms large

Army engaged in rescue operations. (Photo by Pranab Kumar)
Loan waiver alone cannot solve farmers' woes: Experts
News this week Swati Bansal posted 3 years 10 months ago

Need to tackle core issues to end farm crisis: Experts

A farmer on his field. (Source: India Water Portal)
Hyderabad water bodies unfit for even irrigation
News this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 4 months ago

Most of Hyderabad water bodies reduced to cesspools

Himayat Sagar lake in Hyderabad (Source: Wikimedia Commons)