water weblog; Water News: 6. 2014

APWF Water News 233

Narmada dam’s height increased after eight years
Firstpost, 13 June, 2014

Fearing weak rains, cotton farmers switch to high-yield seeds
The Financial Express, 13 June, 2014

Great Barrier Reef water quality remains poor: report
Brisbane times, 12 June, 2014

900 pupils, teachers sick due to contaminated water in Bangkok
Asia one, 12 June, 2014

Climate change could lead to China-India water conflict
Responding to Climate Change, 11 June, 2014

Global Warming to Triple Frequency of Drought, Floods Along Indian Ocean
Mashable, 11 June, 2014

Open-Air Defecation of 600 Million Indians Targeted by Inventor
Bloomberg Business Week, 11 June, 2014

Veolia Water Technologies expands presence in the Philippines
Eco-Business, 10 June, 2014

Indian monsoon rains seen below average: minister
Business Recorder, 9 June, 2014

S$14.5b of deals closed during Singapore International Water Week
Channel News Asia, 9 June, 2014

Collaborations Reinforce Singapore International Water Week as Premier Global Platform to Share and Co-create Solutions
Market Watch. The Wall Street Journal, 9 June, 2014

IRRI introduces water saving technique in producing rice
Far. Eastern Agriculture, 9 June, 2014

Students feared drowned in north India river
Aljazeera, 9 June, 2014

Experts fear mass coral bleaching when El Nino returns
Channel News Asia, 8 June, 2014

Afghanistan flash flood kills dozens in Baghlan province
BBC News Asia, 7 June, 2014

Sri Lanka offers lessons on how not to manage water
IRIN, 4 June, 2014

Singapore water research ecosystem expanded with global partnerships
Water World, 2 June, 2014