Water scarcity, exacerbated by climate change, could cost some regions up to 6 percent of their GDP, spur migration, and spark conflict, said a World Bank report
GN Bureau | May 5, 2016
The combined effects of growing populations, rising incomes, and expanding cities will see demand for water rising exponentially, while supply becomes more erratic and uncertain, the World Bank report said.
To ensure bigger access to farm produce and provide new markets with quick transportation and subsidy at 50%, the Kisan Rail has been bringing prosperity, joy, and hope to farmers of Maharashtra. On November 28, the Central Railway ran its 800th trip of Kisan Rail from Sangola to Muzaffarpur.
The looming threat of the new Covid strain B.1.1.529, known as Omicron, has pushed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to postpone the reopening of schools for classes 1-7 to December 15. Earlier, these classes were scheduled to reopen from December 1. The education department of t
Source: PTI As many as 4 greenfield industrial smart cities or nodes are being built under Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Co
The Minister of State, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs(MoHUA), Kaushal Kishore recently shared information in the Rajya Sabha, stating the central government successfully completed 3000 smart cities projects
An official release by the Government of India recently extended the tenure by six months for Chief Secretary, Andhra Pradesh, Sameer Sharma from December 1, 2021. A 1985 batch, senior IAS officer, Sharma w
The Government of India led by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sanctioned empanelment of nine officers from IAS, IRSS, ISS and IRTS cadre for Joint Secretary or equivalent position in the Centre.