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Urban Water Supply in Rajasthan-Problems and Prospects

Problems and Prospects M S Rathore V Ratna Reddy S Ramanathan The growing problems in providing adequate drinking water to urban populations is a consequence of the lack of long-term planning and inefficient management of urban water usage.

Greening the Desert the Israeli Way-Is It Good Economics

Is It Good Economics?
THE Israeli expertise in greening their desert is incredible, and there are valuable lessons in it especially for Rajasthan. With the establishment of the diplomatic relations between the two countries, experts from Israel have been evincing keen interest in Indian agriculture. A number of officials and political leaders have exchanged visits, and a memorandum of understanding on agriculture has been signed between the two -countries. A high-level delegation from Israel recently visited Rajasthan and held discussions on transferring the Israeli technology to transform, as one official emphasised ''agriculture in the Indian desert'' and not' 'desert agriculture''.

Rajasthan s Sorrow-Report of Workshop on Indira Gandhi Canal

Report of Workshop on Indira Gandhi Canal S Ramanathan The sustainability of India's largest irrigation project meant to provide irrigation and drinking water to five districts of the Rajasthan is under debate. The project has so far brought only negative change to the poor of the region.

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