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water crisis

'Not interested in politics over water issue,' says Delhi CM

Talking to reporters here, the chief minister said that his government's priority is to provide clean water to the people of Delhi.

22 Nov 2019 2:11 PM

Saving water: BAF shows the way

BAF had released a list of simple measures that the government and citizens can take up to tackle the water crisis in Bengaluru.

29 Oct 2019 2:12 AM

Water crisis looms over eastern Australia

'Day Zero' looms in Australian Outback as climate change bites.

20 Sep 2019 2:20 PM

Jayakwadi dam crosses 90% mark but Marathwada stares at water deficit

Marathwada districts have received over 75 per cent of the average rainfall in this year though some talukas face water scarcity.

14 Aug 2019 2:54 PM

4 Platforms creating awareness for climate change at grassroot level

The generation ahead needs to be apprised and taught about environmental sustainability and water conservation.

12 Aug 2019 4:13 PM


Jagan Reddy accepts TN's request to release Krishna river water to Chennai

Chief Minister Jagan Reddy accepted the request and ordered the state government officials to take necessary actions with immediate effect.

10 Aug 2019 12:14 PM

India among 17 countries facing ‘extremely high’ water stress: report

Northern India faces severe groundwater depletion, visualised on Aqueduct's maps and included in calculations of water stress for 1st time.

06 Aug 2019 2:37 PM

Indian water crisis: A hard look

India only possesses 4 per cent of the world’s fresh water and the crisis can be more fully realised.

30 Jul 2019 10:31 AM

Israel can help increase availability of water in Bundelkhand: Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath said friendship of Israel and India goes back three decades and has scaled new heights in recent times.

26 Jul 2019 12:20 PM

Isha Foundation launches 'Cauvery Calling' to protect river Cauvery

Revitalisation projects would be launched for river Cauvery in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

21 Jul 2019 11:26 AM


Andhra woman dies of injuries after scuffle over filling water

After a few minutes, brawl turned intense and both women started manhandling each other with vessels they were carrying to fetch water.

16 Jul 2019 10:47 AM

Meghalaya becomes first state to have water policy to address water issues

The draft was passed on Friday following detailed discussions and deliberation with the ministers of the cabinet.

13 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

Train with 25 lakh litres of water reaches parched Chennai

The train number WAG 5 HA 23907 which had left Jolarpet with 50 wagons of water at 7:30 am reached Villivakkam near Chennai on Friday.

12 Jul 2019 10:57 AM

India must join global efforts to end water crisis

Water scarcity poses major challenges to the national as well as international security of an emerging economic power like India.

07 Jul 2019 7:01 AM

Advanced technology will help mitigate water woes

Dynamic flow modelling and tracking of rivers will also help in reservoir management and flood management.

07 Jul 2019 12:45 AM


Showers of misfortune

Kerala, which ironically faced floods and landslides last year, could also suffer a huge water shortage this year.

05 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

AIADMK stages protest against Kiran Bedi over remarks on TN govt

Leader of legislature wing of AIADMK A Anbalagan, urged Centre to recall Bedi as her remarks were ‘highly derogatory and demeaning.’

04 Jul 2019 1:25 PM

Once listed as drought-hit, these UP villages find way to tackle water crisis

Almost nine years back, Sharma had started digging up barren lands to collect rainwater.

04 Jul 2019 12:51 PM

Gajendra Shekhawat to launch Jal Shakti Abhiyan today

This comes a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi made three requests to people regarding water conservation in 'Mann Ki Baat'.

01 Jul 2019 12:26 PM

TN water crisis: Rainwater harvesting should be taken up, says Rajinikanth

The 69-year-old actor was speaking to reporters here on his arrival from Mumbai, where he was shooting for his film 'Durbar.'

30 Jun 2019 12:32 PM