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Irrigation department orders water cuts in Thane district

Water supply will be shut for one day in a week for Kalyan-Dombivali, Bhiwandi, Ulhasnagar, Ambernath and Badlapur.

15 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

Vidarbha’s reservoirs drying up

Amravati, Nagpur’s water levels at 19 % & 17 % respectively.

25 Apr 2018 2:19 AM

Water quota ‘increased’ for rural areas

Only recently, the authority had revised water charges and fixed allocation of water from the irrigation department’s dams.

23 Jan 2018 6:05 AM

State aims to irrigate 40 lakh hectares

Last year, the state had set a goal of bringing 28 lakh hectares under irrigation.

18 Nov 2017 2:42 AM

Department’s ‘lie’ costs Maha Rs 300 crore

State misses out on cash as incomplete project was included in Central scheme.

11 Nov 2017 6:34 AM


Hyacinth takes over Gomti, turns it green

According to the NBRI scientist, hyacinth grows due to stagnation or eutrophication.

28 May 2017 5:10 AM

Despite claims, govt allotted Rs 4,000 crore less to agriculture this year

BJP government projected the state budget presented by finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar recently as a “budget for the farmers”.

21 Mar 2017 2:17 AM