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Coronavirus Outbreak: Hand washing is recommended but where is the water to wash my hands?
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Hand washing is recommended but where is the water to wash my hands?

Regions facing water problems, contamination and inefficient management are wondering where the water to maintain this hygiene will come from.

India's water future threatened by the combined effect of climate change and rising demand
India

India's water future threatened by the combined effect of climate change and rising demand

Given India’s rising population, wealth and accordingly, water use per capita, by 2030, India’s overall water use could easily double.

India's water crisis: Lessons from Madurai, a city that adopted tanks and suffered after abandoning them
India

India's water crisis: Lessons from Madurai, a city that adopted tanks and suffered after abandoning them

Understanding why Madurai, like every other city in India, has built over its water bodies like tanks and canals illuminates how we got to the mess we are in

Video: Watch Bill Gates drink from a machine that converts poop into water
Life

Video: Watch Bill Gates drink from a machine that converts poop into water

In the latest blog post, Bill Gates has shared a video of a himself drinking water from a mission that converts poop into water, electricity and ash.

AAP govt's big crackdown: 800 Delhi Jal Board officials transferred
India

AAP govt's big crackdown: 800 Delhi Jal Board officials transferred

Around 800 officials of Delhi Jal Board were tonight transferred by AAP government in a massive reshuffle in the water distribution utility aimed at improving its service delivery mechanism.

Narendra Modi goes to Rajasthan, blames Cong for water woes
Politics

Narendra Modi goes to Rajasthan, blames Cong for water woes

Modi also blamed the Centre for Rajasthan getting inadequate water from the Narmada river.

Water woes: HC bars new licence for construction in Gurgaon
Politics

Water woes: HC bars new licence for construction in Gurgaon

The petitioners had urged the court to pass orders restraining construction and other commercial actvities around Gurgaon in view of the severe water shortage faced by the residents

Water Canary Uses GPS to Source Global Water Issues
News & Analysis

Water Canary Uses GPS to Source Global Water Issues

The Water Canary, a device unveiled at TED Global in Edinburgh, Scotland, uses GPS and Crowdsourcing to identify global water problems.