12 Jan 2013
India might be recognized as world’s one of the fastest growing economies, but most of its people are destined to live without basic facilities like safe drinking water.
18 Aug 2014
Koraput (Odisha): In its effort to ensure uninterrupted supply of safe drinking water in rural areas, the district administration in Odisha's Koraput is planning to undertake 10 mega piped water projects at a cost of Rs 600 crore.
27 May 2014
Chandigarh: All Scheduled Caste beneficiaries of Indira Gandhi Drinking Water Scheme in the rural areas of Haryana will now get water for free from May 1.
04 Mar 2016
Washington: Drinking more water may help you control your weight and reduce intake of sugar, sodium and saturated fat, a new US study has claimed.
26 Aug 2014
Itanagar: Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has assured Arunachal Pradesh on implementation of the 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' to cover sanitary and safe water for all by 2019.
07 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: Haryana government on Saturday said it has approved 21 new rural water supply schemes and 20 ongoing schemes costing Rs 30.59 crore for augmenting drinking water facilities in various parts of the state.
10 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Indian Railways will install water vending machines at the stations across the country to provide potable drinking water to passengers at affordable price.
05 Feb 2015
Raipur: Chhattisgarh has bagged the top position in the country for providing the highest number of domestic water tap connections in 2014-15 under the National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP).
28 Jun 2012
The Haryana Government has formulated a rural water policy for the state for the year 2012 in order to save precious drinking water by preventing wastage due to unmetered connections and open taps.
17 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Railways have suspended two senior officials following searches carried out by CBI and recovery of Rs 20 crore in cash in connection with alleged corruption in supply of packaged drinking water in premium trains.