Chennai, April 6
As access to safe drinking water is still a big challenge for many in the country, the water purifier market has tremendous potential to grow. Sensing this, many domestic and international com...
Hyderabad, March 31
The PepsiCo Foundation and Safe Water Network have launched the 80th “iJal,” or safe water station, in Vennaram village where about 4,000 people reside, in the Warangal district of Telanga...
March 20, 2015
Indiscriminate use in agriculture needs to be addressed through different pricing and irrigation techniques »
Erode (TN) Mar 6
With mounting opposition to the proposed Coca Cola plant at Perundurai over fears that use of groundwater by it would deplete groundwater levels, the company has clarified that it would meet its n...
Hyderabad, February 13
The issue of Nagarjunsagar water sharing continues to be a major concern between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, with both States sticking to their respective stands about who has th...
New Delhi, December 25
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources has urged the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation to come out with a fresh initiative so that Budge...
New Delhi, December 11
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), headed by Congress leader KV Thomas, has recommended bringing water in the concurrent list of the Constitution. The panel, in a report titled ‘Water...
Mangaluru, Dec 5
The Dakshina Kannada district administration will organise a beach festival in Mangaluru from December 20-30, according to B Ramanatha Rai, Minister in charge of the district.
Mangaluru, April 23
More than 5,800 public drinking water sources have been notified in Dakshina Kannada district.
Following this notification, it is mandatory for people who want to dig open-wells or drill...
Hyderabad, April 1
WaterHealth India, which is into providing affordable solutions to safe drinking water, has set an ambitious target of serving 100 million users by 2020. At present, with a presence in 36 distr...
New Delhi, March 25
The Union Cabinet, on Wednesday, approved enactment of a Central legislation for declaring 101 additional inland waterways as National Waterways (NW) for navigation.This is aimed at...
Hyderabad, March 16
Opposition questions awarding project at higher cost
Hyderabad, Feb 14
Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have agreed to resolve the water sharing issue which has become a major problem between the states.
This development follows a meeting Andhra Pradesh Chief Mi...
Hyderabad, January 28
Tamil Nadu Government has requested Andhra Pradesh to release additional water from Telugu Ganga project.During the 43rd Liaison Committee Meeting on Telugu Ganga Project held today...
December 19, 2014
What forced entire colonies of around 500-700 painted storks to abandon their habitat and leave Bharatpur’s bird sanctuary en masse? »
Hyderabad, Dec. 5
Works on the Rs 25,000-crore Telangana Water Grid will begin this month end. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao will lay the foundation stone to formally kick off the project at Choutappa...
Bengaluru, November 25
Crop violation prompts govt to look for drastic remedies