Once in effect, the law will be applicable to every flat in a building, effectively ensuring that all households become conscientious about water wastage
JAL is India’s first water museum, in Chowkaria, a village 12km from Udaipur .It will explore the relationship between water and technology and provide expert advice in water auditing, harvesting and conserving
Construction and real estate sector requires a lot of water which is just not available.
The supply-starved office market will probably take the biggest hit as the much-needed new buildings slated for a 2021-22 launch will not be able to meet their delivery timelines
Chennai has been grappling with an acute water crisis, facing a daily water deficit of at least 200 million litres, with the four reservoirs supplying water to the city running dry.
This special podcast is a part of Network 18’s Mission Paani campaign, which aims to raise awareness about the water crisis in India.
Over 400 officials have been dispatched to 256 of the most water-stressed districts.As many as 446 director and deputy secretary level officers will serve as block nodal officers
The government has talked a lot about what they want to do to address the challenges related to water but the budgetary allocations don’t show the same urgency
The budget speech delivered by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman was conspicuously skimpy on agriculture and water. The budget highlights make a brief mention of a Jal Shakti Abhiyan focussing on 1592 over-exploited and critical blocks
According to a NITI Aayog report, India will run out of ground water in the next 10 years. Close to 40 percent of India will not get access to drinking water by 2030.
The government’s urgent water conservation push faces its first test by end-September. Will it deliver? The failure to preserve natural aquifers and catchments is most evident in the rate of groundwater depletion, which is the only fallback
Nearly 75 percent households in the country do not have access to drinking water on their premises, while around 70 percent of the freshwater available in the country is contaminated.
Civic activists, students and senior citizens participated in the protest organised by Arapoor Iyakkam, an NGO.
The city is facing a severe crisis with all four major reservoirs supplying water going bone dry, forcing residents to look for alternatives to tide over the crisis.
Data of 30 years (1985-2015) were taken for the study which was also done in collaboration with ISRO’s National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC).
Property experts said the move could reduce new real estate supply in the market, and inflate property prices in Bengaluru.
Karnataka's deputy chief minister G Parameshwara said that there's a gap between the construction of new residential apartments and the amenities provided to these spaces
The river, called Naganadhi, was the primary source of water for the region but had been dry for around 15 years.
Many restaurants have also reduced the number of meals served.
The Tamil Nadu Private Water Tanker Operators Association began the strike on October 15, halting nearly 4,136 water tankers from serving in and around the city.
This project also provides a unique distinction to UAE as the first desert country to offer glacial tourism.
Water is still being rationed in the capital city of Himachal Pradesh with supply being provided every alternate day.
The report, titled 'Composite Water Management Index' released by Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari, further said the crisis is only going to get worse.
The report states that about 60 crore people facing high to extreme water stress and about two lakh people dying every year due to inadequate access to safe water.
A division bench of Acting Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice Ajay Mohan Goel said, “The problem of water scarcity within Shimla town, as highlighted, takes us to yet another issue and that being as to whether any new construction should be allowed to come up within the municipal limits of Shimla town at all or not."