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Petrol mistook for water, man burnt to death

Petrol mistook for water, man burnt to death

Lagos: A man was burnt to death on Thursday after a pastor mistook petrol for water during a healing service in Lagos, the emergency serv...Read More

BMC to upgrade Panjrapur water treatment plant

BMC to upgrade Panjrapur water treatment plant

According to a recent BIS (Bureau of Indian Standard) report, water supplied by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation

Mike Pompeo awarded Pepsico India for saving over 17 billion litres of water

Mike Pompeo awarded Pepsico India for saving over 17 billion litres of water

Established in 1999, the ACE recognizes US companies that promote and uphold high standards as responsible members of their communities w...Read More

How plants can remain green throughout the year

How plants can remain green throughout the year

Washington: A new chemical may help plants to hold onto water and prevent crop loss during drought, says a recent study. “Drought is the ...Read More

Pakistan warns against bid to divert water

Pakistan warns against bid to divert water

Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal made the remarks during his weekly media briefing in response to a question regarding PM Nare...Read More

India will not allow water to flow to Pakistan: PM Modi

India will not allow water to flow to Pakistan: PM Modi

At the same time, he said he was happy the Kartarpur corridor project, linking India with the historic Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara, where Gu...Read More

Indore: Water supply to be hit today, tomorrow

Indore: Water supply to be hit today, tomorrow

At about 5 pm, the water supply stopped from Narmada Phase-II pumps also for an hour as electricity circuits tripped

Israel Water Authority spokesperson Uri Schor: We ensure over 50% of water available is man-made

Israel Water Authority spokesperson Uri Schor: We ensure over 50% of water available is man-made

A few countries in the world understand water as well as Israel does. It has managed to survive and even thrive in a region that was know...Read More

Brahmaputra floods may have possible solution if India, China work together: Chinese Ministry of Water Resources

Brahmaputra floods may have possible solution if India, China work together: Chinese Ministry of Water Resources

Beijing [China]: India and China should work together to find a mechanism to control water at the upstream of river Brahmaputra basin in ...Read More

Stopping water to Pakistan is priority: Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Stopping water to Pakistan is priority: Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

"A large part of India's share of water under Indus Water Treaty goes to Pakistan. Many of these rivers are tributaries of Ravi, Beas and...Read More

Mumbai: Daily, 55 people hospitalised for dengue-like illness

Mumbai: Daily, 55 people hospitalised for dengue-like illness

Health officials have attributed the incidence to change in weather pattern, intermittent rains and accumulation of water.

Rajasthan Monsoon: People Wade Through Water In MP’s Sheopur

Rajasthan Monsoon: People Wade Through Water In MP’s Sheopur

People waded through water in Madhya Pradesh’s Sheopur. Several bridges in the city were flooded due to the overflow of Chambal and Parva...Read More

Government to spend Rs 3.5 lakh crore under Jal Jeevan Mission to bring piped water to households

Government to spend Rs 3.5 lakh crore under Jal Jeevan Mission to bring piped water to households

In his Independence Day address, Modi said half of the country's households do not have access to piped water.

PM Modi gives an indication of things to come: curbs on population explosion, cutting down on plastic use, drinking water for all

PM Modi gives an indication of things to come: curbs on population explosion, cutting down on plastic use, drinking water for all

The biggest take-away, of course, was the creation of a Chief of Defence Staff post -- a single point authority to synergize the working ...Read More

Maharashtra: Stay in water for 2 days to avail of relief

Maharashtra: Stay in water for 2 days to avail of relief

A Government Resolution (GR) issued on August 8 said financial assistance will be provided if an area is flood-inundated for over two day...Read More

NITI Aayog is wrong about water desalination

NITI Aayog is wrong about water desalination

Last fortnight, NITI Aayog, the national official think-tank, came up with a proposal that -- in order to address the country's water woe...Read More

World water crisis in urgent need of UN intervention

World water crisis in urgent need of UN intervention

It is written that “Enannatum, ruler of Lagash,” slew “60 soldiers” from Umma. The battle between the two ancient city states took place ...Read More

Bhopal: Torrential rains add 100 days of water in Upper Lake

Bhopal: Torrential rains add 100 days of water in Upper Lake

Earlier, on July 3, it was 118mm and on July 5, it was 85mm rainfall. So far Bhopal recorded 497mm rainfall which is 6.6mm more than nor...Read More

24x7 water a pipe dream, as Surya Project moves at snail’s pace

24x7 water a pipe dream, as Surya Project moves at snail’s pace

With pipes being laid at a snail’s pace, the ambitious Surya Water Project will miss another deadline due to bureaucratic hurdles.

Ujjain: UMC mulling water harvesting under Jal shakti abhiyan

Ujjain: UMC mulling water harvesting under Jal shakti abhiyan

The commissioner formed a committee to run the drive successfully across the city and the nearby regions.

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