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SC declines to entertain DJB plea on water shortage against Haryana

New Delhi, May 7 | The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain the Delhi Jal Board's (DJB) plea against the Haryana government in...

Kajal Pisal distributes Oximeter, water filters to less fortunate

Mumbai, May 6 | Actress Kajal Pisal is distributing water filters and oximeters to people who can't afford to buy such devices."Oximeter is now...

Adivi Sesh installs water plant in Hyderabad hospital

Hyderabad, May 5 | Telugu actor Adivi Sesh had a water plant installed in King Koti District Hospital for the hygienic supply of water...

Water has gone above head, arrange oxygen now: Delhi HC raps...

New Delhi, May 1 | The Delhi High Court on Saturday rapped the Centre over the shortage of medical oxygen in the national capital...

The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Sets...

JAKARTA, Indonesia, April 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 million people live without access to safe water in Southeast Asia as a result of...

What makes fermented rice water special?

By N. Lothungbeni HumtsoeNew Delhi, April 27 (IANSlife) Natural remedies to skin and hair care problems have been preferred over cosmetic products for a...

Maxwell has taken to RCB like duck to water: Kohli

Chennai, April 18 | Glenn Maxwell has taken no time in adjusting to Royal Challengers Bangalore, said captain Virat Kohli. Maxwell scored his second...

Delhi likely to face water shortage for a week: DJB

New Delhi, April 17 | Water supply in several parts of the national capital, including areas under the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) and...

S.Korea regrets Japan’s decision on dumping radioactive water

Seoul, April 14 | South Korea expressed strong regret on Tuesday over Japan's decision to dump radioactive wastewater from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear...

Delhi may face water shortage due to high ammonia levels in...

New Delhi, April 13 | Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Vice Chairman Raghav Chadha on Tuesday accused the Haryana government of releasing "highly contaminated water"...

Japan to release Fukushima water into sea amid oppn (Ld)

Tokyo, April 13 | The Japanese government on Tuesday announced its decision to start releasing radioactive water accumulated at the damaged Fukushima nuclear...

Japan to dump Fukushima contaminated water into sea

Tokyo, April 13 | Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Tuesday that his government has decided to discharge contaminated radioactive wastewater from the...

Radioactive water from Fukushima may be disposed into ocean

Tokyo, April 10 | The Japanese government may announce plans to dispose of radioactive wastewater from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into...

Raj land turning into green zone despite no water, power

By Archana SharmaJaipur, April 8 | A desert area in Sikar disrict of Rajasthan, a part of dark zone with no...

Ground water level improves in Telangana

Hyderabad, April 8 | With the rising day temperatures, Telangana is heading for scorching summer but on water front there is some good news...

Nepal’s largest water supply project relieves water shortage in Kathmandu

K0athmandu, April 3 | The long wait of Nepalis in the capital Kathmandu to get drinking water from the Melamchi river has become a...

J&K strengthens Water Resources Regulatory Authority

Jammu, March 29 | The J&K Administrative Council (AC), which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, on Monday approved the proposal...

BIS certification to be mandatory on packaged drinking water

New Delhi, March 27 | The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has made it mandatory for manufacturers of packaged drinking water...

SC: Status quo must be maintained for Delhi water supply till...

New Delhi, March 26 | The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Punjab and Haryana government to maintain status quo on water supply to...

5 Ramayana era water bodies to be revived in Ayodhya

Ayodhya, March 23 | Five water bodies linked to the Ramayana era will be rejuvenated in the temple town of Ayodhya.According to a statement...

UN official highlights values of water in fighting Covid-19

Geneva, March 23 | Water has many values that are just not priced, Sasha Koo-Oshima, deputy director of Land and Water Division at the...

On World Water Day, Dia Mirza talks about water scarcity

Mumbai, March 22 | On the occasion of World Water Day, actress Dia Mirza took to Instagram to share a post about water scarcity.She...

Call to conserve forests, water bodies to co-exist

Bengaluru, March 21 | Marking the International Day of Forests on Sunday, Karnataka Health Minister K. Sudhakar called upon the people to conserve forests...

One in five children globally faces water scarcity: UNICEF

United Nations, March 19 | More than 1.42 billion people across the world, including 450 million children, live in areas of high or extremely...

PepsiCo Foundation invested over $22M in India to provide safe water...

New Delhi, March 18 | PepsiCo, Inc. and The PepsiCo Foundation announced today that the company has helped more than 55 million people gain...

Mars water still trapped underground: Study

Washington, March 17 | A significant portion of Mars' water, between 30 and 99 per cent, is trapped within minerals in the planet's crust,...

India-B’desh agree for cooperation on water resources

New Delhi, March 17 | India and Bangladesh have agreed to expand their cooperation across entire gamut of water resources issues as the two...

Jagan directs officials to provide desalinated water to industries

Amaravati, March 15 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday directed officials to provide desalinated water for industries and...

Water supply in east Delhi to resume by Sunday evening: DJB

New Delhi, March 14 | The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) said that the water supply in east Delhi, affected since Friday morning, would resume...

Over a dozen East Delhi areas to face water shortage on...

New Delhi, March 13 | Water supply in several areas of East Delhi will continue to face shortage of water supply on Sunday due...

How IITs are helping people get clean drinking water across the...

New Delhi, March 11 | Some leading Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are taking the initiative to provide clean water with the help of...

3.77cr rural households to get tap water connection

New Delhi, March 10 | The Centre on Tuesday said that about 3.77 crore rural households would get tapped water connections under Jal Jeevan...

Delhi under threat of water crisis as Haryana reduces supply

New Delhi, March 7 | With the onset of summer, threat of water scarcity looms large in Delhi as Haryana has reduced its supply...

Every household in Gujarat to have piped water by 2022: CM

Gandhinagar, March 6 | Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani told the assembly on Saturday that the state government will ensure piped water in every...

Why solving Bundelkhand’s water crisis is an annual mirage

By Sundeep PouranikBhopal, March 4 | Toote hue sapnon ki kaun sune siski (Who would listen to the sobbing of broken dreams?). This...

‘Mann Ki Baat’: Modi stresses on water conservation (Ld)

New Delhi, Feb 28 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to the people to start a 100-day 'Catch the Rain' campaign to...

‘Mann Ki Baat’: Modi stresses on water conservation

New Delhi, Feb 28 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to the people to start a 100-day 'Catch the Rain' campaign to...

‘Will not allow single drop of water to be utilised by...

Bengaluru, Feb 23 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa has said that his government will not allow Tamil Nadu to use surplus water from...

Water tank collapses in Nitish’s home block in Bihar

Patna, Feb 22 | Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's ambitious project "Har Ghar Nal Ka Jal" received a jolt after an overhead water tank...

Campaign for potable piped water in schools extended till March 31

New Delhi, Feb 20 | The Union government has extended the special campaign to provide potable piped water in schools and anganwadi centres till...

200 women cut through hill to solve water crisis

Bhopal, Feb 18 | Rising to the occasion, a group in 200 women in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district, led by 19-year-old Babita Rajput, dug...

AAP promises 24×7 water supply soon in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 16 | : On the occasion of completing one year of its third term, the AAP government announced on Tuesday that...

Thousands protest in Myanmar, police use water cannons

Nay Pyi Taw, Feb 8 | Thousands of people continued their protest for a third consecutive day in Myanmar's capital Nay Pyi Taw on...

‘Uttarakhand disaster may be due to water pocket burst’

BY VISHAL GULATINew Delhi, Feb 7 | A massive flood in Uttarakhand's Joshimath area on Sunday is a rare incident of a glacial burst,...

Mumbai: BMC officer sips sanitizer instead of water

Mumbai, Feb 3 | In a bizarre incident, a top officer of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Commissioner mistakenly sipped a mouthful of hand sanitizer instead...

8mn liters Zamzam water given to Umrah pilgrims in Covid times...

Makkah, Feb 3 | The General Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques Affairs has distributed more than 8 million liters of Zamzam water to...

Tamil couple ties knot, exchanges garlands 60 ft under water

Chennai, Feb 2 | A couple in Tamil Nadu tied the knot 60 feet under water in the Bay of Bengal near the coast...

Water conservation is Yogi’s new mantra

Lucknow, Feb 1 | Water conservation is the latest mantra of Uttra Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. He has now appealed to the people...

Water tank from Mughal era found in Fatehpur Sikri

Agra, Jan 21 | A water tank, with a fountain in the centre, dating back to the 16th century Mughal era, has been found...

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RBI’s Regulations Review Authority sets up advisory group

Mumbai, May 7 | The Regulations Review Authority of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an advisory group to support it.The group...