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Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem 18.9.2014 Latest News
Also underlined the need to develop river fronts and creation of small water bodies instead of big ones in hill areas
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Harish Rawat favours small dams to solve drinking water problem 18.9.2014 DNA: Money
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has directed the authorities to expedite irrigation and flood control projects on the banks of rivers in the state. The chief minister asked them to complete the projects by January next year. Rawat also favoured construction of small dams along the rivers to address drinking water problem in several parts of the state. He also underlined the need for developing river fronts and creation of small water bodies instead of big ones in hill areas. Expressing his preference for construction of small dams, Rawat said if small dams are built at one or two places near Saraikhet on Lakhora river of Almora, drinking water problem of many places in Kumaon and Garhwal regions can be solved. Small check dams are being built on the rivers by the forest department. The irrigation department has already been provided with the funds it needed to take up the tasks assigned to it and hence it should lose no further time to commence work on the projects and ensure timely utilisation ...
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Rainwater harvesting system of Chozha dynasty unearthed from temple tank 18.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Rainwater harvesting system of Chozha dynasty unearthed from temple tank
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“Rainwater harvesting in vogue during Chozha dynasty’’ 18.9.2014 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Discovery comes to light during desilting of tank on the premises of a Chidambaram temple
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Draft Proposal to Make Delhi Buildings 'Green' 18.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Machines take over from farmhands in Punjab 18.9.2014 Latest News
Farmers are going in for collective ownership of farm machinery to share costs
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Punarjani rejuvenates arid Chinnar region 17.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Punarjani rejuvenates arid Chinnar region
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Corporate funding sought for anti-poaching camps 17.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Corporate funding sought for anti-poaching camps
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Many projects planned for Nagapattinam 17.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Many projects planned for Nagapattinam
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Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung directs DDA to finalise regulations 17.9.2014 Asian Age: Delhi
Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung has directed the Delhi Development Authority to finalise the draft regulations for “green” buildings, as proposed in the Master Plan of Delhi-2021. Mr Jung, who was reviewing the operationalisation of incentives for green buildings, asked the DDA to finalise the draft regulations for approval by the Central government. According to a senior government official, development agencies in their layout plans of plots measuring more than 3,000 square metres will have to construct underground water storage tank and rooftop water harvesting system, as per the draft regulations. Agencies will also have to make arrangements for recycling of treated waste water with separate lines for potable water and recycled water and recharge ground water through rain water harvesting. The treated sewage effluent should be recycled for non-potable use like gardening, washing of vehicles, cooling towers. “Utilities such as, underground water storage tank, roof-top water harvesting system, separate dry and ...
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Rs. 100-cr. worth projects lined up for Nagapattinam 17.9.2014 Hindu: Home
The Nagapattinam district administration has drawn up a mega project envisaging the implementation of various development works estimated at Rs. 100 crore to mark the 150th anniversary of the muni...
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Rains Bring Cheer, Locals Urge State to Revive water Bodies 17.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Kanakakkunnu to Turn More Green, Clean 17.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
A focal point for the noisy trade fairs in the city, the premises have suffered much when the crowds gather. So alternative solutions are being considered to host the fests and fairs in the city
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Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung directs DDA to finalise regulations 17.9.2014 Asian Age: Delhi
Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung has directed the Delhi Development Authority to finalise the draft regulations for “green” buildings, as proposed in the Master Plan of Delhi-2021. Mr Jung, who was reviewing the operationalisation of incentives for green buildings, asked the DDA to finalise the draft regulations for approval by the Central government. According to a senior government official, development agencies in their layout plans of plots measuring more than 3,000 square metres will have to construct underground water storage tank and rooftop water harvesting system, as per the draft regulations. Agencies will also have to make arrangements for recycling of treated waste water with separate lines for potable water and recycled water and recharge ground water through rain water harvesting. The treated sewage effluent should be recycled for non-potable use like gardening, washing of vehicles, cooling towers. “Utilities such as, underground water storage tank, roof-top water harvesting system, separate dry and ...
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Incorporate green building features in plots, DDA told 16.9.2014 Zee News : States
The DDA has been directed to include rain water harvesting, and recycling of treated waste water, among other features, in layout plans of plots of the size of 3,000 sq.m. and above, under the green buildings initiative.
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Incorporate green building features in plots, DDA told 16.9.2014 All News-IANS Stories
The DDA has been directed to include rain water harvesting, and recycling of treated waste water, among other features, in layout plans of plots of the size of 3,000 sq.m. and above, under the green buildings initiative.
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Incorporate green building features in plots, DDA told 16.9.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Sep 16 : The DDA has been directed to include rain water harvesting, and recycling of treated waste water, among other features, in layout plans of plots of the size of 3,000 sq.m. and above, under the green buildings initiative.
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Tendulkar, Helen named for Giants International Awards 16.9.2014 Cinema-Showbiz
Cricket maestro and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood danseuse Helen are among this year's Giants International awardees, according to an announcement here Tuesday.
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Tendulkar, Helen named for Giants International Awards 16.9.2014 New Kerala: World News
Mumbai, Sep 16 : Cricket maestro and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood danseuse Helen are among this year's Giants International awardees, according to an announcement here Tuesday.
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Tendulkar, Helen Named for Giants International Awards 16.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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