30 Oct 2014
Bhopal: Union Minister for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Thursday stressed on the importance of land and water management resources and called for new perspectives to protect the environment.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the National Green Tribunal to take action against industrial units polluting Ganga including snapping water and power connections to them while slamming Centre and State Pollution Control Boards for their "failure" to punish erring units.
30 Oct 2014
Panaji: The Goa government here suspended all water sports activity across the state following the fresh incident of death of three Russian nationals near here during a water sport activity being operated illegally.
29 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: The worst fears of united Andhra Pradesh's last chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy appear to be coming true with Telangana and residuary state of Andhra Pradesh indulging in no-holds-barred war over sharing of electricity and river water.
17 Sep 2014
Puducherry: AINRC MLA Ashok Anand on Tuesday called upon the administration to take immediate steps to prevent chemical industries from "indiscriminately discharging industrial effluents" considering the safety of sub soil water in the neighbouring coastal village of Kalapet.
28 Oct 2014
Washington: US space agency is developing a new space-based instrument to study how plants react to heat and water stress and identify drought-resilient plants.
25 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Starting with two villages in the worst affected district of Muktsar, the Punjab government on Saturday launched a scheme for development of infrastructure in these villages.
11 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's Rio de Janeiro state water utility, Cedae has begun work on a new sewage system designed to reduce pollution at the 2016 Olympic sailing venue.
27 Oct 2014
Nagpur: Union Minister Uma Bharti discussed various issues related to rejuvenation of river Ganga with scientists at the city-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI).
22 Oct 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): Drinking water supply to 48 villages having less than 100 population in Ganjam district will be made through solar pumps by the end of this year.