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Drought rage? Confused motorists upset about Lakewood's recycled water program

Aug 31, 2015 LAKEWOOD >> First road rage, now drought rage?Louis Cavazos, 44, a maintenance trainee with Lakewood's Recreation and Community Services Department, drives one of the city's two tanker trucks that sprays recycled water on landscaping along c...

135 taluks in 27 dists reeling under drought in K'taka

Aug 31, 2015 Bengaluru, Aug. 31 -- About 135 taluks in 27 districts are reelingunder drought in Karnataka, Minister for Law and ParliamentaryAffairs T B Jayachandra said today.Briefing newsmen after Cabinet meeting here, he said that "Droughtsituation has wors...

'It Was Normal Maintenance'

Aug 31, 2015

The Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company (LWSC) has dispelled rumours that the water shortage which hit some parts of the city three days ago was caused by massive load-shedding.

Larsen & Toubro bags Rs 1,489 cr water supply project

Aug 31, 2015 India, Aug. 31 -- Larsen & Toubro on Monday said its Water & Effluent Treatment Strategic business unit has won turnkey orders worth Rs 1,489 crores in from Public Health Engineering Department, Ajmer. The projects, funded by Japan Interna...

L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued Rs. 1489 Crores

Aug 31, 2015 Delhi, Aug. 31 -- The Water Effluent Treatment Strategic Business Group of LT Construction has won turnkey orders worth Rs. 1489 crores in August 2015, in three packages, from Public Health Engineering Department, Ajmer, under the Rajasthan Rural ...

Levels of hazardous elements alarming in drinking water of rural household: report

Aug 31, 2015

New Delhi, Aug. 30 -- There is an alarming percentage of highly hazardous elements like arsenic, fluoride and iron in the drinking water resources in rural areas of the country.

BNDES sees lower waterworks investments

Aug 31, 2015

Brazil's development bank BNDES is expecting 2015-18 basic water and sanitation investments to be 10.4% lower than in the 2010-13 period.

IOM Distributes Hygiene Kits to Displaced Somali Families

Aug 31, 2015 International Organization for Migration has issued the following news release: IOM and its partners in Somalia’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) cluster, have distributed hygiene kits to 1,696 households in Doolow, a dusty border tow...

Water pollution challenges serious

Aug 31, 2015 CHINA still faces serious water pollution challenges, despite progress over the past few years.Of the 972 national monitoring stations, 9.2 percent posted surface water quality below grade 5 last year, said Chen Changzhi, vice chairman of the Nati...

L&T Construction wins INR14.89 billion turnkey orders

Aug 31, 2015 The projects, funded by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), are aimed at providing potable water to 986 villages and seven urban towns in Nagaur district and 111 villages and two towns of Bikaner district in Rajasthan. The scope of the ...
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