10 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court directed police to file its report including the postmortem reports on the death of two children after falling into water tanks in their respective schools here.
05 Feb 2016
Toronto: Kids who can speak in two or more languages have a better command on routine functioning, reveals a study.
06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Private sector lender Yes Bank has joined hands with the Indian Railways to set up 1,000 water purifiers on stations across the country by 2019.
06 Feb 2016
Washington: The technology that charges batteries for electronic devices could provide fresh water from salty seas, a new study suggests. Electricity running through a salt water-filled battery draws the salt ions out of the water.
27 Jan 2016
Washington: When it comes to brains, size matters! Scientists have found that carnivores that have larger brains relative to their body size perform better in problem-solving tasks.
02 Feb 2016
San Francisco: Microsoft yesterday revealed that as the world turns to computing power in the cloud it is working to put datacenters under water. Researchers working on 'Project Natick' tested a prototype vessel on the ocean floor about a kilometer off the US Pacific Coast for about four months last year.
01 Feb 2016
Kolkata: Amid sluggish demand, Coal India is facing dilemma over the production and finding it difficult to further stock the fuel, even as the PSU major is not keen to rationalise prices and rather looks at methods to boost sales to keep weak subsidiaries in profit.
21 Jan 2016
New Delhi: A day after high level of ammonia forced the closure of Wazirabad and Chandrawal treatment plants, partial water supply was restored from both the facilities that serve large parts of the capital, including Lutyens' zone.
28 Jan 2016
Ahmedabad: Chief Minister Anandiben Patel yesterday asked the officials to plan ahead for the possible water scarcity in parts of Gujarat this summer because of the deficient rainfall in the last monsoon.
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.