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Nov 26, 2018
Water management to play key role in India's economic growth: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh KantKant stated that 30 percent of urban and 70 percent of rural water comes from groundwater, which is depleting rapidly.
Nov 13, 2018
Conditions in Jammu highlight the sewage crisis underlying our Swachh BharatIndia has the capacity to treat only 37 percent of the sewage generated in urban areas.
Nov 05, 2018
Machine that makes drinking water out of thin air gains popularity worldwideThe machines only need electric infrastructure to operate and can be installed anywhere.
Sep 03, 2018
India made 'rapid progress' in increasing access to sanitation in schools, says joint UN and WHO reportThe report, titled 'Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools: 2018 Global Baseline Report,' says that good hygiene facilities in schools provide the basis of a healthy learning environment and that girls are more likely to attend when they are on their period.
Jun 23, 2018
Narendra Modi to launch several development projects in Madhya Pradesh today, including transport and drinking water schemesIn Madhya Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also present awards to the winners of cleanliness survey, Swachh Survekshan 2018.
May 13, 2018
Delhi Metro tells high court 'nominal' fee charged for drinking water, toilets at stations to prevent misuse of facilitiesThe Delhi Metro told the high court in New Delhi that a nominal fee is charged for drinking water and toilets at its stations to prevent the misuse of these facilities.
Mar 22, 2018
World Water Day: Call to conserve water gets louder; Narendra Modi highlights importance of 'Jal Shakti'The world celerbated World Water Day on Thursday which was created by the United Nations on 22 March 1993 to focus attention on the importance of preserving our planet’s freshwater supply
Mar 21, 2018
Chennai hopes to keep drinking water woes at bay as major reservoirs record sufficient storage this yearAfter a successful North East monsoon bringing the maximum rainfall to the city as opposed to other drought-ridden cities and districts, Chennai has fulfilled its promises of reducing water shortage.
Aug 14, 2017
Amarinder Singh announces Rs 3,000 project for safe drinking water in AmritsarPunjab chief minister Amarinder Singh announced welfare and development schemes for Amritsar, including a Rs 3,000 crore World Bank-aided project for safe drinking water.
Aug 12, 2017
Kerala braces for water scarcity as deficit monsoon worries Pinarayi Vijayan govtThe monsoon is barely over but a poor southwest rainfall has caused worry amongst the authorities who are scrambling for a solution.