Visakhapatnam District

Jharkhand launches scheme to revive rural economy
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 6 months 3 weeks ago
Jharkhand launches scheme to revive rural economy. Image for representation only. (Image source: IWP Flickr photos)
Maharashtra wetlands: Govt withdraws plea against construction ban
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 4 years 4 months ago
India's wetlands under threat (Source: IWP Flickr Photos)
River restoration to be the focus of the first 'India Rivers Week'
News this week Anonymous (not verified) posted 6 years 1 month ago
Cauvery river in Karnataka
It's cyclone Hudhud's turn to cause damage!
News this week Anonymous (not verified) posted 6 years 1 month ago
Tropical cyclone of 2013 (Source: NASA WorldView)
Red Hills reservoir leaks Chennai's water supply!
News this week: Chennai's Red Hills reservoir is leaking water; quantum of uranium in 'Thummalapalle' groundwater poses no threat to people; Kerala has the cleanest Anganwadi toilets. Swati Bansal posted 6 years 9 months ago
A reservoir in Tamil Nadu (Source: Wikipedia)
After Phailin, Cyclone Helen hits Andhra Pradesh coast
News this week: Cyclone Helen devastates Andhra coast, built up area in the capital replaces green spaces and packaged water unit to come up near Sambhar lake. ravleen posted 7 years ago
Cyclone Helen hit Andhra coast Source: Wikimedia
Phailin rain increases Andhra groundwater levels
News this week: Rainfall after Phailin increases groundwater level in Andhra, poor sanitation in eastern UP and activists rise against petroleum investment zone in Visakhapatnam. ravleen posted 7 years ago
Phailin raises groundwater in Andhra (EU-ECHO)
AnRak Aluminium in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh: Another Vedanta in the making ? – An article in EPW
This paper in Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) by Patrik Oskarsson deals with the bauxite (aluminium) project which is very similar to the Vedanta project in Odisha and is coming up in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh. Amita Bhaduri posted 7 years 10 months ago