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Latest News on Chennai Water Crisis
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Jul 12, 2019
Chennai Water Crisis: Train carrying 50,000 litres of water in each wagon from Vellore reaches drought-hit cityThe first train 'usual' carrying water from Jolarpet railway station in Vellore district reached Chennai on Friday
Jul 12, 2019
Daily Bulletin: SC to hear matter over Karnataka rebel MLAs resignations, India-US trade talks to resume; day's top storiesKarnataka political crisis: SC to hear matter over rebel MLAs resignations today; US, India trade talks to restart today after Donald Trump's tariff tweets; day's stop stories
Jul 08, 2019
Mission Paani: In parched Chennai, residents shell out fortune for water as crisis brings city to its kneesRampant unplanned development, deficient monsoon last year coupled with inadequate urban planning has brought Chennai to its knees with the southern metropolis facing a daily water deficit of at least 200 million litres
Jul 07, 2019
Mission Paani: Women in drought-hit Vellore come together to recharge wells in a bid to raise groundwater levelVellore had experienced an exponential rise in groundwater levels during 2017 monsoons, and residents are hoping that a similar good fortune would bring them smiles in October when rains lash the parched district.
Jul 05, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Budget 2019, Malaal movie review, West Indies' ICC World Cup run; today's must-read storiesThe Union Budget 2019 was certainly not a non-event, as it carried several interesting proposals that are incremental in nature, consistent with Narendra Modi's government's reform agenda.
Jul 05, 2019
Chennai water crisis: Way ahead could encompass decentralised sewage treatment, solutions matching pain with gainIf by some miracle, the population shrank, our water bodies were restored, our economic model changed, and citizens voted for water management — the Chennai water crisis would vanish.
Jul 04, 2019
Chennai water crisis: How 'great' teamwork, muddy data enabled poor management and engineered a disasterChennai is overdrawing its ground water 1.85 times. The false sense of plenty is one possible reason why we have managed our water so poorly. But the second possible explanation for poor management is the lack of a good incentive mechanism — either for our politicians or our bureaucracy.
Jul 03, 2019
Chennai water crisis: Why provision, while alluring, couldn't slake a growing city's thirstQuenching Chennai’s thirst by leaning solely on provision is like trying to fill the fabled yaksha’s seventh pot of gold.
Jul 02, 2019
Chennai water crisis: Citizens' Day Zero experiences impacted by locality, income and consumptionIn the Chennai water crisis, there are 50 shades of (Day) Zero: your personal crisis depends on where you live, how rich you are and how much you consume
Jun 26, 2019
Tamil Nadu water crisis: Work on fifth reservoir nearing completion, says chief minister Palaniswami at PWD review meetingTamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami on Wednesday said a fifth reservoir that would help quench the thirst of Chennaiites was nearing completion.