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Opinion
Protect Tawi on lines of the Ganga
Learning Lessons of floods
Dr Gurdev Singh & O.P.Sharma9/22/2014 10:12:47 PM
Present day Jammu city, inhabited by nearly 10 lakh people(urban agglomeration) of diverse socio- economic and cultural backgrounds , is situated on both the East and West banks of the river Tawi (called as Surya Puttri with reverence) or often named as Tau in Dogri by the traditional inhabitants of Jammu region. This river has been flowing continuously through its course since long perhaps from the times of early geological formation of the topology of the region. It originates from the lapse of Kali Kundi glacier and adjoining area southwest of Bhaderwah in district Doda. Its catchment is demarcated by latitude 32°35'-33°5'N and longitude 74°35'-75°45'E covering the catchment ar
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Bottled water safe or unsafe?
Dr. Manzoor Ahmad Yetoo9/22/2014 10:12:08 PM
You've probably heard a lot about bottled water. That it's healthier for you than tap water, that it can replace your vitamins, that it's really only tap water and how environmentally unfriendly it is. With this type of conflicting information about water, it's easy to get confused. Let's see if we can help you cut through the clutter and lead you down the path to healthier water consumption. Environmental Impact There's no sense in sugar-coating it. Bottled water is destructive to the environment. It is a fact that 67 million water bottles are thrown away each day. That's a staggering amount of waste considering only 10 percent of these water bottles are ever recycled. Despite
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