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Rajendra Singh


‘Drought in Maharashtra is manmade, worst in country,' says Waterman of India Professor Rajendra Singh

May 11, 2019 2:23 am

The plan was to make Maharashtra a drought-free state by 2019 through reviving streams, constructing stop dams, working on nullahs and digging farm ponds.

Blacken faces of ministers who don't ensure development, says UP minister Rajendra Singh

July 03, 2017 4:21 pm

The BJP minister also claimed that 15 days ago MLAs Dheeraj Ojha (BJP), Sangam Lal (Apna Dal-S) and RK Verma (BJP) had come to the village and ensured development in the area within a fortnight. He urged the people to take a stand in case the promise is not delivered.

Pouring Narmada water into dry Sabarmati is unsustainable: India's "Waterman"

May 09, 2015 3:38 am

The base flow of the river can be increased by recharging the upper reaches of the river.

Stockholm Water Prize for ‘Water man’

March 21, 2015 3:12 am

Rajendra Singh is well known for his community-based water conservation and water management efforts in Rajasthan.

Not a contender, Katare is Opposition leader in MP

January 09, 2014 3:21 pm

The party high command, unhappy with the disastrous showing in the elections.

IIT-Kgp teachers demand director

July 18, 2013 3:22 am

Over 400 faculty members and a large number of alumni of IIT-Kharagpur went on a token hunger strike

‘Politicians responsible for prevailing drought condition in state’

May 28, 2013 2:20 am

Maharashtra has become the “epicenter of corruption” and the prevailing drought in the state was due to the “drought in the mind of the politicians” and not due to natural reasons,said Water conservationist Rajendra Singh while addressing the media in the city on Monday.

‘Indigenous knowledge more helpful in water conservation'

May 23, 2013 3:02 am

On the International Day for Biological Diversity,Rajendra Singh,known as the ‘Waterman of India’ said that the present education system needs to step out from the confines of textbooks and adopt indigenous knowledge systems for water conservation.

Waterman of India raps UP for ignoring groundwater level dip

May 17, 2013 2:15 am

There is no river left in the state whose water is fit for drinking or even bathing.

2 held for killing undertrial in Hapur court premises

April 07, 2013 2:59 am

Police on Saturday arrested two criminals who were part of a gang that allegedly killed an undertrial and injured a lawyer in Hapur district court premises on Tuesday afternoon.