Planet Outlook
Balaram Vishnu Subramani - August 01, 2021
A Solution To India’s Dying Waters

A Solution To India’s Dying Waters

A new study proposes a systematic change to India’s wastewater treatment infrastructure to improve the quality of water and minimise environmental impact.

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Planet Outlook
July 19, 2021
Not A Drop To Waste

Not A Drop To Waste

How an integrated water management initiative is tackling the challenge of falling groundwater levels in Gurugram.

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Planet Outlook
April 12, 2021
India and Netherlands strengthen partnership to check pollution in rivers

India and Netherlands strengthen partnership to check pollution in rivers

India has decided to launch a 'strategic partnership on water' with the Netherlands, a world leader in water management, by elevating the existing Joint Working Group on water to the ministerial level.

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Planet Outlook
March 22, 2021
Connecting Rivers and People

Connecting Rivers and People

Launched in 2014 under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Namami Gange programme has an integrated river rejuvenation approach, with multiple activities spanning 11 states of the Ganga river basin and creating a model programme for river

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Planet Outlook
March 17, 2021
Water Governance: Blueprint To Tackle Water crisis

Water Governance: Blueprint To Tackle Water crisis

Water, although a finite resource, is grossly undervalued. This attitude towards water has resulted in water wastage, misallocation of water, & a lack of investments in developing water infrastructure and technologies that facilitate efficient water usage

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Planet Outlook
February 11, 2021
Innocent citizens drink Ganga water out of reverence without knowing harmful contents: NGT

Innocent citizens drink Ganga water out of reverence without knowing harmful contents: NGT

Innocent citizens drink Ganga water out of reverence without knowing the harmful contents and the least expected from the authorities is to notify the extent of harmful contents at appropriate locations including at Ganga Sagar in West Bengal, the NGT sai

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Planet Outlook
December 10, 2020
Ground Water Crisis In South India

Ground Water Crisis In South India

Researchers from IIT Bombay report increasing dependence on groundwater after frequent droughts as the cause for the alarming decrease in groundwater levels in South India.

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Planet Outlook
December 08, 2020
Six-Member Team of Jal Jeevan Mission Visits Andhra Pradesh

Six-Member Team of Jal Jeevan Mission Visits Andhra Pradesh

A six-member team from the National Jal Jeevan Mission (NJJM) visited Andhra Pradesh from December 2-5 to provide technical assistance to the state, the Jal Shakti Ministry said on Saturday.

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Planet Outlook
December 08, 2020
Pollution Board Raises Red Flag On Pollution and Frothing in River Yamuna

Pollution Board Raises Red Flag On Pollution and Frothing in River Yamuna

In the past, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) observed froth formation and increase in ammonia levels in river Yamuna because of discharge of untreated sewage, non-operation of existing Sewage Treatment Plants

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Planet Outlook
November 11, 2020
Delhi Adopts New Measures, Plans on Recycling Wastewater

Delhi Adopts New Measures, Plans on Recycling Wastewater

Delhi Water Minister Satyendar Jain said on Friday that the Arvind Kejriwal government will ensure that 100 per cent wastewater is recycled and reused in the city.

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