27 Sep 2011
Since the installation of hand pumps for drinking water in the villages had given a bad experience to the Central government, it has now decided to find out a permanent solution to the age-old problem.
02 Aug 2016
New York: Drinking too much alcohol may disrupt the healthy balance in the lungs and impact your breathing, a new study warns.
01 Aug 2012
The SAD-BJP government in Punjab is committed to provide potable water in all villages and urban centres by next year, state BJP president Ashwani Sharma on Tuesday said.
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.
18 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has directed the authorities to expedite irrigation and flood control projects on the banks of rivers in the state.
06 Dec 2014
Ahmedabad: A total of 353 villages in Kutch district of Gujarat were on Friday declared completely or partially scarcity-hit and officials asked to provide adequate drinking water and cattle fodder to the affected areas.
16 Aug 2016
Erode: Farmers in ten villages in the Lower Bhavani project ayacut area on Monday hoisted black flags protesting non-release of water from the reservoir for irrigation. Water from Lower Bhavani Project reservoir is the lifeline of farmers in Erode district, Tamil Nadu and it irrigates more than 2.50 lakh acres of land.
20 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government declared another 468 villages of parched Saurashtra and Kutch region as 'partially scarcity-hit', taking the total number of such villages reeling under acute water crisis, to nearly 1,000.
28 Dec 2013
Chennai: As part of development plans for areas surrounding the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, Tamil Nadu government on Saturday proposed Rs 68.10 crore integrated drinking water scheme, aimed at benefiting 13 village Panchayats.
08 Dec 2014
Male: Restoring water supplies to the Maldivian capital could take 10 more days, an official warned on Monday, but tourists will not be affected by the crisis in the idyllic holiday destination.