Protests erupted in Cauvery belt in Karnataka hours after Supreme Court`s directive to the state to release 10,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu.
The Supreme Court directed Karnataka to release 10,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu from Cauvery river.
The Red Cross says fighting between a semi-nomadic tribe of livestock herders and a farming community in southeastern Kenya escalated.
Based on World Bank data, 40 percent of the global population lives near river basins.
The BJP claimed that peasants` debt was increasing due to the UPA`s "wrong" policies.
Bt Cotton technology was meant for irrigated areas but was pushed in all cotton-growing states.
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