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  • Depleting Groundwater

    Water depletion in Haryana over the years has led to 60 dark zones in the State, which include 21 critical ones in 10 districts. Reasons for...

    27 May 2019 Water Resources


    The technical document "PEGASUS" i.e. Phycomorph European Guidelines for a Sustainable Aquaculture of Seaweeds, highlights the current state of...

    25 May 2019 Water Resources

  • Challenges of River Interlinking

    This editorial is based on the article 'Waterman finds gaping holes in Ken-Betwa promise', that appeared in Times of India on May 3rd, 2019. Why...

    24 May 2019 Water Resources

  • Ken Betwa Interlink Project

    Why in News? Recently, central government has announced 90 : 10 funding pattern for Ken Betwa Interlinking Project where 90% of the total...

    24 May 2019 Water Resources

  • Marathwada Water Crisis

    According to some economists and water academics, the water crisis in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra is the outcome of ‘policy...

    23 May 2019 Water Resources

  • World Heritage Glaciers

    Glaciers are set to disappear completely from almost half of World Heritage Sites if business-as-usual emissions continue, according to the...

    03 May 2019 Water Resources

  • Decline in Usable Groundwater

    A team from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, West Bengal and Athabasca University, Canada, has compiled the first estimates of...

    11 Apr 2019 Water Resources

  • World Water Day

    On March 22 of every year, World observes World Water Day, the theme of which, this year, is “Leaving no one behind”. Conceived in...

    22 Mar 2019 Water Resources

  • It’s Time to Tax Groundwater Use

    (This editorial is based on the article “It’s time to tax groundwater use” which appeared in BusinessLine on 15th January...

    15 Jan 2019 Water Resources

  • Desalination Plants Harm Environment: UN

    According to a U.N. backed study, desalination plants across the world produce highly salty waste water and toxic chemicals that are damaging the...

    15 Jan 2019 Water Resources

  • Dam Safety Act, 2021

    Last Updated: October 2022 For Prelims: Dam Safety Act, DRIP Project, Tehri Dam, Hirakud Dam, Mullaperiyar Dam. For Mains: Provisions and related...

    09 Jan 2019 Water Resources

  • Blue Economy

    Last Updated: September 2022 For Prelims: Blue Economy concept, Deep Ocean Mission, Sagarmala project, Integrated Coastal Zone Management. For...

    19 Dec 2018 Water Resources

  • Fee to Promote Conservation of Groundwater

    In a bid to promote conservation of groundwater, the Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) has notified a Water Conservation Fee (WCF) that...

    14 Dec 2018 Water Resources

  • The Big Picture: Floods and Dam Management

    Dams are one of the vital elements for the growth of the country’s economy. In India, over the years, dams have played an important role in...

    04 Dec 2018 Water Resources

  • Water ATMs


    21 Nov 2018 Water Resources

  • Water ATMs

    Last Updated: September 2022 For Prelims: Water ATMs, Swajal Scheme, MGNREGA for Water Conservation. For Mains: Water ATMs: Need, Related...

    21 Nov 2018 Water Resources

  • India’s Neglected Groundwater Crisis

    (The editorial is based on the article “India’s neglected groundwater crisis” which appeared in Livemint on 31st October 2018. It...

    01 Nov 2018 Water Resources

  • Scaled Up Solutions for a Future of Water Scarcity

    (This article has appeared in The Hindu on 2/8/2018, and pertains to the water woes that India is facing and its related conservation and...

    02 Aug 2018 Water Resources

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