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Predatory growth 22.12.2014 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Latin America stands out as one of the regions where the deterioration of water resources is more dramatic than in other parts of the world. According to a recent study, this critical environmental situation is directly connected to an increase in population pressure on a global scale. The experience of the people who face the deterioration of water resources in their everyday life, however, cannot be measured solely by population growth. For thousands of families whose livelihoods depend on aquatic resources, the deterioration of wetlands and rivers constitutes a form of water grabbing associated with the expansion of large-scale predatory economies such as mining and large-scale agriculture. Water grabbing is the process in which powerful actors take control of bodies of water by diverting, draining, contaminating, or enclosing wetlands, rivers, and even the ocean. Contemporary development often depends on water grabbing for projects such as highway construction, large-scale dam building, monocultures, ...
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Private Players Shy Away from Oceanarium Project 22.12.2014 newindianexpress.com
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TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS IN ALANDUR 21.12.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS IN ALANDUR
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Trials and triumphs in Alandur 20.12.2014 Hindu: Home
V. Rama Rao on how welfare associations watched over the residents
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Final call on mobile toilets by month-end 19.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Final call on mobile toilets by month-end
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Estimates panel visits Salem 18.12.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Estimates panel visits Salem
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HC bans mining in reserve forest rivers 16.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
HC bans mining in reserve forest rivers
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State to consider Mysore Lamps revival plan 16.12.2014 Hindu: Karnataka
Power supply to be restored to drinking water installations; State electric cos get Rs. 20 crore transformer advance
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Panel moots outsourcing of public services in state 16.12.2014 Thiruvananthapuram News, Thiruvananthapuram City, Kerela News | Cities News - Times of India
The third public review expenditure committee has recommended the privatization of drinking water supply, waste management, cleaning roads and public lighting to reduce the mounting government ...
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CPI protests against beverage unit 16.12.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
CPI protests against beverage unit
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Belagavi to Witness Protest This Week Too? 15.12.2014 The New Indian Express - Karnataka - http://newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/
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HC orders removal of illegal hoardings on Adyar river bank 4.12.2014 TOI: Chennai
The Madras high court has appointed a three-member committee to monitor violation of rules in erecting digital hoardings, and directed two private companies to remove hoardings on Adyar river bank within 48 ...
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Drumstick leaves: harvest up 3.12.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Drumstick leaves: harvest up
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Japan to Help Andhra Pradesh in Building New Capital City 1.12.2014 newindianexpress.com
Singapore expert to visit state next week for preparing capital city blueprint
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Narayanasamy seeks CBI probe into murders, wants Puducherry CM to quit 30.11.2014 Zee News : States
Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy today requested the Lt Governor to arrange for a CBI probe into murders that have rattled Puducherry in the last two years, 'to ensure a detailed, impartial and uninterrupted enquiry'.
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Nallakannu to lead protest against beverage unit 29.11.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Nallakannu to lead protest against beverage unit
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Japan Bank keen to help Andhra in inter-city connectivity 27.11.2014 Sify Finance
The Japan Bank of International Cooperation (JBIC) Thursday said that it can help Andhra Pradesh in inter-city connectivity and water treatment in urban areas.
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Japan Bank keen to help Andhra in inter-city connectivity 27.11.2014 All News-IANS Stories
The Japan Bank of International Cooperation (JBIC) Thursday said that it can help Andhra Pradesh in inter-city connectivity and water treatment in urban areas.
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Japan Bank keen to help Andhra in inter-city connectivity 27.11.2014 New Kerala: India News
Hyderabad, Nov 27 : The Japan Bank of International Cooperation (JBIC) Thursday said that it can help Andhra Pradesh in inter-city connectivity and water treatment in urban areas.
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Maoists attack camp of private company in Muzaffarpur 24.11.2014 TOI: Patna
Maoists attack camp of private company in Muzaffarpur
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