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...
Hyderabad, Jan. 4
The firm will focus on African countries in the second phase. »
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...
New Delhi, Jan 5
Good quality iron ore reserves in Odisha will only last for 30 years, if it were to be mined at the rate of extraction permitted by the Indian Bureau of Mines and the Environment Ministry, accordi...
January 3, 2014
The real reason for the government's failure to supply enough water is not lack of it, but dilapidated infrastructure.