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With access to drinking water limited amid coronavirus lockdown, LifeStraw offers solutions

Vestergaard’s Lifestraw personal device as well as home and community use water purifiers make dirty water drinkable

13 Apr 2020 6:27 PM

UK university develops paper-based test kit to detect coronavirus in wastewater: Study

It may predict the potential spread of the virus by picking up signatures of it in faeces from disease carriers that enter water systems

31 Mar 2020 12:51 PM

2 children dead, 52 ill after drinking contaminated water in UP village

The incident happened on Tuesday afternoon in Aligarh's Salgawan village.

17 Jul 2019 7:58 PM

Contaminated water lands 60 students in hospital

According to sources, the gastroenteritis may have been caused by contaminated water.

01 Aug 2018 2:34 AM

Ahmednagar: At least 60 students hospitalised after drinking water

The condition of eight students was serious and they have been shifted to a hospital in Loni city for treatment.

31 Jul 2018 4:42 PM


Provide Rs 300 crore in civic budget for Mahul, says BJP

Corporators slammed the civic administration on Monday for the dismal living conditions at Mahul.

04 Jul 2017 2:48 AM

Kurla West hit by contaminated water

Several residents down with diarrhoea, BMC says water line tainted with drainage pipeline.

17 Apr 2017 3:09 AM

84 per cent people lack access to clean drinking water in Pak

The water from 14 per cent of supply sources in Sindh and Punjab were found to be heavily contaminated with arsenic.

08 Mar 2017 3:02 PM