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Punjab farmers slowly turn to treated wastewater for irrigation

According to Baljinder, treated wastewater irrigation project has given us a new lifeline to agriculture in the area with more than 250 acres of land being irrigated using the method. The Banur facility in Mohali is a 4 MLD (million litres a day) capacity STP.

ACB submits report in HC on ‘irregularities’ in irrigation projects

Court to hear matter on July 2, will decide on maintainability of petition filed by AAP leaders, activists.


Ajit Pawar got kickbacks to clear irrigation project,claims Medha Patkar

Patkar alleged that Pawar was biggest beneficiary of the kickbacks,amounting to Rs 43.83 crore.

Kiran Reddy inaugurates irrigation scheme

Upon completion,3 projects will provide irrigation facility to 7.8 lakh acres,says Andhra CM.

PIL alleges Rs 26,000 cr irrigation scam in Vidarbha

PIL alleges that cost of 38 projects BY VIDC escalated by Rs 20,000 crore from Rs 6,600 crore.

More trouble for Yeddy as court orders further probe into irrigation case

BSY was given clean chit over alleged irregularities in awarding an irrigation project.


Seeking bridge over troubled waters

The Teesta has flowed unquiet for decades between India and Bangladesh. A joint river commission has been ineffectual,ad hoc arrangements have failed,and an expected deal on water-sharing has been called off after Mamata Banerjee objected. Ravish Tiwari looks at the stakes.