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Tap water drinkable only in Mumbai; Delhi, 13 state capitals fail test

The solution to this problem is to make compliance of quality standards for piped water mandatory across the country.

17 Nov 2019 2:31 PM

‘Jesus shoe’: USD 3,000 sneakers filled with holy water sell out in minutes

However, Greenberg experimented with less than a dozen such pairs, he added that they were made with no plans to create more.

10 Oct 2019 1:32 PM

Electrolytes hydrate you better than water

Water isn't the best drink to stay hydrated!

30 Sep 2019 11:13 AM

BJP MLA stages sit-in against overflowing sewage water in K'taka's Ballari

Reddy, who is also an MLA from Ballari, accused the municipal corporation officials of the negligence of the stagnation in the sewage.

03 Sep 2019 1:19 PM

Just gulping water may not meet your hydration needs

Studies indicate that drinking large volumes of water is not the way to go.

10 Aug 2019 3:59 PM


UP govt orders to serve only half-filled glasses of water in secretariat

Chief Secretary Pradip Dubey said Assembly speaker has directed to put only half-filled glasses of water so that people do not waste water.

19 Jul 2019 10:48 AM

Know your body’s hydration needs

Drinking more water than needed can be as harmful as drinking less of it.

18 Jul 2019 6:42 PM

25-yr-old pregnant woman in UP shot dead over water dispute, 1 arrested

Soon after incident was reported to police, woman identified as Mamata, 25, was rushed to a hospital where she was declared brought dead.

18 Jul 2019 10:01 AM

'Nal se Jal': Water, sanitation may see Rs 6.3L cr investment in next 5 yrs: report

The investments would be made in verticals such as pipes, EPC, water treatment pumps, cement, among others, according to the report.

14 Jul 2019 4:51 PM

Woman killed by brother-in-law after fight over water in Mumbai

The husband of the deceased told the police that the argument broke out on Friday when the man was fetching water from a public tank.

29 Jun 2019 10:53 AM


Pragya Thakur, BJP workers protest against recurrent power cuts in MP

The protestors also carried placards-- 'Congress sharm karo' and 'Janata mombatti mai, sarkar masti mai' to showcase their displeasure.

13 Jun 2019 10:06 AM

BMC may impose more water cuts next month

The existing cumulative water stock left in all these lakes is only 5.15 million litres currently.

22 Apr 2019 3:19 AM

Writing has always been my first love, says Lisa Ray

The actress took to social media to reveal that she has been writing her memoir.

24 Mar 2019 12:21 AM

Now get water from ATM machines

The global population without access to clean water has gone up to 844 million.

15 Feb 2019 10:01 AM

NASA probe finds signs of water on nearby asteroid Bennu

OSIRIS-REx, which flew last week within a scant 12 miles (19 km) of the asteroid Bennu.

11 Dec 2018 9:39 AM


Centre data confirms water level reduction

Domestic and industrial sectors accounts for approximately 10 per cent (24.71 BCM) of the annual utilisation, according to the data.

03 Dec 2018 1:41 AM

8 ways for weight loss without diet or exercise

There are effective ways to reduce your weight, as well as to prevent weight gain in the future.

20 Oct 2018 12:39 PM

Irrigating vegetables with wastewater spreads disease: Study

Here is what a new study has found.

14 Oct 2018 9:44 AM

Teenager is allergic to her tears due to disorder causing hives when she touches water

Apart from rain even hot weather is a problem as sweating causes intense rashes.

23 Sep 2018 5:50 PM

NASA’s head excited about prospects for exploiting water on the moon

The findings mark the first time scientists have confirmed by direct observation the presence of water on the moon’s surface.

23 Aug 2018 9:47 AM