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New Delhi [India], October 14 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Australia to promote cooperation in surface and groundwater training, education and research to achieve water security for agricultural, urban, industrial and en
Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], October 13 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has issued notice to the Ministry of Jal Shakti and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on an appeal challenging the recent notification issued by the Central government on groundwater.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 22 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday lauded officials for creating comprehensive public awareness towards the importance of groundwater conservation and observing 'bhujal saptah' (groundwater week) across the state.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday recommended that there must be no general permission for withdrawal of groundwater, particularly to any commercial entity, without an environment impact assessment of such activity.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slapped a fine of Rs 25 lakh on Noida Golf Course for allegedly illegally extracting groundwater through tube wells and using the same for horticulture.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], Feb 27 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday said that the State Government is soon coming with a Bill for setting up of Ground Water Authority in the State for the management of groundwater.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): The India government and the World Bank on Monday signed a USD 450 million loan agreement to support the national programme to arrest the country's depleting groundwater levels and strengthen groundwater institutions.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 11 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday chaired a state cabinet meeting where the Ground Water Act-2020 meant to improve the falling groundwater level was approved.
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Jan 9 (ANI): In a bid to manage and regulate the water resources efficaciously, the Punjab Cabinet on Thursday paved the way for setting up a Water Regulation and Development Authority by approving enactment of 'The Punjab Water Resources (Management and Regulati
Updated : 10 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday flagged off the 'Atal Bhujal Yojana', a scheme aimed at improving groundwater management through community participation, on the occasion of 95th birth anniversary of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Updated : 10 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 24 (ANI): A day ahead of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birth anniversary, the Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved Atal Bhujal Yojana (ATAL JAL) with a budget of Rs 6000 crores aimed at sustainable groundwater management.
Updated : 1 year ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 17 (ANI): Mumbai Police on Wednesday registered an FIR against six persons in Azad Maidan police station for allegedly stealing groundwater water amounting to more than Rs 7