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Sonia attacks Modi over <strong>water</strong>, malnutrition issues of Gujarat

Sonia attacks Modi over water, malnutrition issues of Gujarat

18 Apr 2014

Neemuch (MP): Taking the battle to the home-turf of BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday alleged that about half the population in Gujarat lacked access to drinking water, and malnourishment among the children was high in the state.

Congress,   BJP,   LS Polls 2014,   Gujarat,   Gujarat polls ,  
Agra's free <strong>water</strong> service completes 30 years

Agra's free water service completes 30 years

14 Apr 2014

Agra: An initiative run by volunteers to provide free and cold drinking water to all completes 30 years of service in the Taj city.

Agra,   Sri Nath ji Nishulk Jal Sewa,   Bankey Lal Maheshwari,   Jal Sewa in Agra ,  
Air <strong>pollution</strong> killed 7 million people in 2012: WHO

Air pollution killed 7 million people in 2012: WHO

25 Mar 2014

New Delhi: According to a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO), around 7 million people were killed in 2012 as a result of air pollution, making it the biggest environmental health risk.

Air pollution,   WHO,   health risk,   pollution,   pollution levels,  
White kids more prone to asthma because of air <strong>pollution</strong>, says study

White kids more prone to asthma because of air pollution, says study

27 Mar 2014

Washington: White children suffer from asthma due to higher exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) more frequently than their black counterparts, a new Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center study revealed.

Traffic-related air pollution,   Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,   Asthma,   Nicholas Newman,   Pediatrician,   pollution ,  
9/11 air <strong>pollution</strong> linked to stress disorder

9/11 air pollution linked to stress disorder

21 Mar 2014

New York: People, who were exposed to a massive dust cloud of air pollution at Ground Zero when the 9/11 twin terror attacks took place, are at an increased risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

9/11 attack,   9/11 attack pollution,   9/11 attack air pollution,   air pollution linked to stress disorder,   stress disorder,  
Pay more for <strong>water</strong>, electricity in Delhi from today

Pay more for water, electricity in Delhi from today

01 Apr 2014

New Delhi: Delhiites will have to pay more money for power and water bills from Tuesday as the subsidy for consumption up to 400 units of electricity and 20,000 litres of free water per month announced by erstwhile AAP government ends in the new financial year.

Arvind Kejriwal,   AAP government,   Aam Aadmi Party,   free water,   water subsidy in Delhi,   free electric in Delhi,  
 Clock on climate change ticking: Kerry

Clock on climate change ticking: Kerry

31 Mar 2014

Washington: As the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) drew a grim picture in its latest report on global warming, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned that "the clock is ticking" and asked countries to match the urgency of response with the scale of the science.

John Kerry,  climate change,   global warming,   Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change,   IPCC,   pollution ,  
Puppet show to spread <strong>water</strong> conservation message

Puppet show to spread water conservation message

21 Mar 2014

Kolkata: A group of school students armed with a variety of decorated hand puppets will spread the message of water conservation on the occasion of ‘World Water Day’ on Saturday.

World Water Day,   World Water Day,   water conservation,   UN,  
When brain tells you to stop drinking <strong>water</strong>

When brain tells you to stop drinking water

27 Mar 2014

Sydney: A new study has found that our brains are hardwired to stop us from drinking more water than what is healthy.

brain,   drinking water,   University of Melbourne,   polydipsia,   gratification,  
Now an ATM that sells <strong>water</strong> for Re 1 per litre

Now an ATM that sells water for Re 1 per litre

24 Mar 2014

Mumbai: Residents of the city can now buy water from an ATM, that too at an affordable price of Rs 1 per litre.

ATM water,   ATM sells water,   ATM in Mumbai,   Vandana Foundation,   water vending machine,   AQUATM,   Mankhurd,  

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