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Waiting for Sultanpur’s winged visitors!

September 11th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sultanpur (Haryana), Sep 11 (IANS) Wildlife officials at the Sultanpur National Bird Sanctuary on the edge of the national capital are a worried lot as the natural cycle seem ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

GAIL to invest Rs.11,000 crore in Uttar Pradesh

June 14th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) Wednesday informed the Uttar Pradesh government that it proposes to invest around Rs.11,000 crore in the state which would lead ... Read more...

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Canal water allocation not in judicial domain: Apex court

July 25th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said the decision on releasing water from rivers' canals is in the domain of the government and the judiciary has no ... Read more...

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Punjab approves canal solar power project

June 8th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) In a first of its kind venture in the country, the Punjab government Wednesday approved the setting up of a project which will generate solar power ... Read more...

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Vehicles, ornaments, a body recovered from Bhakra canal

April 22nd, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Patiala, April 21 (IANS) The ongoing repair work and cleaning of Bhakra Main Line (BML) canal here has thrown up big surprises for both police and local residents - cars, ... Read more...

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Haryana sets up police stations to check power, water theft

February 5th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 4 (IANS) In a unique move, the Haryana government Friday announced the setting up of police stations to check the theft of power and canal water in the state.Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Juliani Cardenas’ Alleged Kidnapper’s Car Found

January 29th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Investigators have been able to find a car from the Delta-Mendota Canal, which they believe was run inside the canal in northern California and contained the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rains hit Agra region, could salvage bajra crop

July 19th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 19 (IANS) Rains lashed the Agra region of Uttar Pradesh Monday after a long dry spell, reviving hopes of a good bajra crop this kharif season. Farmers in the region had ... Read more...

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Gurgaon hit by water woes, residents write to president

June 1st, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 1 (IANS) Gurgoan is facing a shortage of 20 million gallons of water every day, according to an organisation formed by residents of the city adjoining the national capital. They ... Read more...

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Fight over water leaves two farmers dead in Punjab

July 19th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, July 19 (IANS) With the monsoon continuing to play truant in Punjab, two farmers lost their lives in a village near here after they were clubbed to death following a row ... Read more...

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Canal water seepage in Punjab

February 26th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Avtar GillMuktsar (Punjab), Feb 26 (ANI): Seepage water in canals in Punjab's Muktsar district has caused water logging in fields.Water logged fields and houses in the area have developed crack. ... Read more...

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Democracy restored in Pakistan, says Zardari

September 13th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Nawabshah, Sep 13 (ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has said that democracy has been restored completely in Pakistan and Benazir Bhuttos mission has been completed.Talking to parliamentarians and officials from ... Read more...

Posted in National |

One out of three Pakistanis will face a water crisis by 2020

March 23rd, 2008 - 10:04 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar.23 (ANI): By 2020, one out of every three Pakistanis would face a water crisis, as the per capita water in Pakistan that was 5,000 m3 in 1947 has reduced ... Read more...

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