Chennai, July 9
Assailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his remarks over the Mullaperiyar issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said storage in the dam will soon be increased to 142 feet in line with...
An international water summit closed in Singapore with agreements on 14.5 billion Singapore dollars (11.6 billion US dollars) of projects, tenders, and other investments, organizers said Monday.»
May 26, 2014
Industrial consumption of water is soaring in India. Without smart solutions, it does not bode well for the future, says Meera Siva
Theni (TN), May 20
The Tamil Nadu Government today began work on increasing the Mullaiperiyar dam level to 142 feet as per the orders of the Supreme Court, with a 12-member team taking up shutter renovation work.»
Dehradun, May 14
A new water policy will soon be implemented in Uttarakhand with emphasis on preservation of its water resources and their controlled use. Chief Minister Harish Rawat has directed the irr...
Kochi, May 7
Cutting across political affiliations, Kerala on Wednesday expressed shock and disbelief at the Supreme Court’s permission to Tamil Nadu to raise the water level of Mullapperiyar dam. Th...
March 24, 2014
The games these birds play to put dinner on the plate
Hyderabad, Feb. 27
The Central Government will create a special purpose vehicle to implement the Rs 20,000-crore Polavaram multi-purpose project resolving various issues related to it, according to Ja...
Hyderabad, July 11
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has termed the amendments to AP Re-organisation to clear Polavaram project as undemocratic.
The Telangana JAC and some other g...
New Delhi, June 30
Inland waterways authority of India (IWAI), government of Odisha, Paradip port and Dhamra port are set to an agreement today to develop a portion of national waterway 5, connecting Kalinganagar in...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 6
The Kerala Assembly will discuss on June 9 the Mullaperiyar dam issue in the wake of the Supreme Court rejecting the State’s contention that the 119-year-old dam was unsafe.
The issue wou...
May 26, 2014
In the reverse osmosis process, nearly 80 per cent of water is wasted
Mumbai, May 15
Water birds play an important role in coastal ecosystem
Kochi, May 8
Amid heavy rain, the entire Idukki district, which is home to the Mullaperiyar dam, observed a hartal on Thursday to express concern over the Supreme Court verdict allowing Tamil Nadu to raise...
Mumbai, April 8
Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore will engage the France-based utility to tackle water woes
Mangalore, March 3
Dakshina Kannada district observed a ‘bandh’ on Monday in protest against the proposed diversion of Nethravathi River to districts such as Kolar and Chikballapur in the state.
New Delhi, Feb 24
If not mitigated fast, the growing global water crisis could impact international peace and security, says a new book ‘Water, Peace and War’.
“Retail prices of bot...