Tag - water

Privatisation and Commercialisation of Water in India, Tropical Disease Control Current Affairs – 22nd April 2017

Privatisation and Commercialisation of Water in India Introduction The United Nations has recognized access to water as a basic human right, stating that water is a social and cultural good, not merely an economic commodity. Today, due to increasing consumption patterns, water is becoming scarce and [...]

[Current] Sept-2016: Diplomacy, Defense, Diaspora: Indus Water Treaty, G20 Summit, NAM Summit, LEMOA, PAVA, FARC-Peace Deal & more

Diplomacy in News: Sept.2016 Indus water treaty 1960 Should India stop water to Pakistan? Bilateral Diplomacy- Sep.2016 GSM2: International Org. / Groupings G20 Summit, 2016 What is G20 Sherpa? Other Intl. org in news India not Involved: Sept.2016 Columbia Referendum & Nobel Peace [...]

Daily Word List

A Unique way to learn Vocab: Preparing cities for high water

A very good morning to all,… Here we are with our next article based on current news which contains some difficult words, we will highlight and explain those words in order to improve your vocabulary skills and to have a good command on English language [...]

Water Problem in Maharashtra and Karnataka

Water Problem in Maharashtra and Karnataka   Recently section 144 was imposed in Lathore district of Maharashtra to prevent water riots from happening. Due to frequent droughts, diversification of economic activities and illogical use of water, the water crisis in India is looming far greater than [...]

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[Polity] Cauvery Kaveri Water Dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka,History, 2012 flare up and future

Introduction History of the Kaveri water issue Why confusion  over creation of Tribunal? Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal(CWDT) 2012 and the final showdown: The future, what lies ahead: Introduction The peninsular rivers as one must have studied in geography , are depended on the annual [...]

[Aptitude] Alligation: Advanced applications in Interest rates, Profit-loss, Average Wages (Wine-Water Concept)

Case: Loan taken from two banks Case: Profit on Single commodity Case: No. of Employees based on Avg Salary Case: Profit on Two commodities Summary Mock Questions Consider these four questions Dr.Haathi has taken some loan from State bank of India at 8% interest [...]

Portable Alternative Analytical Technology (PAAT)

[Sci-Tech] Dept.’s Annual Report summary(Part1 of 4): Agro, Environment, Solar and Water related projects, inventions, research

Prologue Agri / Dairy related Potash from Sea Water Banana Stem for Paper Making Non-Edible Oils (NEO).  Environment and Biodiversity (EnB) related FLY ASH UNIT Bamboo Mission Misc. Solar/ Energy related Drinking Water related Prologue I’m running the Summary of Department of Science and Technology [...]

Bangladesh Teesta Watersharing & Terrorism

[Water Diplomacy] Teesta River Agreement between India & Bangladesh: Why Controversy?

As such an old topic but came in news against because Mamata’s election rallies in India & Protests in Bangladesh. Geography of Teesta River Teesta originates from Kangse Glacier, Charamu Lake in Sikkim, most of its catchment area lies in India. It enters Bangladesh, joins [...]

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[Revision] Chemistry Part-3: Hydrogen Economy, Hard Water types & treatment, Hydrogen Peroxide, Acid, Base, Salt

Prologue Water: Importance in Biosphere Water: Chemical Properties Hard Water: Properties Hard water: Types & Treatment Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) H2O2: Uses Water gas / Syngas Dihydrogen Properties Hydrogen Economy: basis principle Limitations of Dihydrogen fuel Acid, Base, Salts Salts PH Extensive vs. Intensive [...]