28 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Many Hindu traditions are considered as superstitions. But with the advent of Science, it is becoming evident that these traditions are based on some scientific knowledge.
28 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Terming Tamil Nadu's objection to the proposed Mekedatu dam project across Cauvery river as politically motivated, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said the state government knows how to face the issue "legally and through other means".
27 Mar 2015
Toronto: That hookah is less harmful than cigarette is a popular misconception that may have serious ramifications for the youth, warns a new study.
26 Sep 2014
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government on Friday announced a populist 'Amma Cement Scheme' under which it will procure cement from private manufacturers and sell them at Rs 190 per bag in the wake of possible increase in rates of the key construction component.
24 Mar 2015
Noida: To spread awareness regarding the importance of development and management of water resources, Amity Institute of Water Technology and Management and Amity institute of Environment Science on Monday celebrated World Water Day at Amity University here.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: AAP and BJP MLAs raised several issues in the Assembly ranging from compensation for farmers affected by unseasonal rain to rollback of the government decision to increase water tariff by 10 percent.
11 Jun 2014
Chennai: Rolling out yet another pro-poor measure, Jayalalithaa government on Wednesday launched three varieties of low-cost salt, named after the Chief Minister herself.
15 Sep 2013
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Sunday launched a Rs 10 a litre Amma Mineral Water bottle, inaugurating the water plant set up by the transport department.
23 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Irked over Maharashtra government's apathy towards providing basic facilities like toilets and water coolers in courts, the Bombay High Court on Monday directed the finance secretary to come out with a solution to utilise the sanctioned amount of Rs 5.38 crores.
19 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The AAP government in Delhi on Thursday hiked the water tariff by 10 per cent about a month after it announced a free-water scheme for people in the national capital.