Would you drink this beer brewed from 'human waste'?
Would you drink this beer brewed from 'human waste'?

Soon there could be a beer in the market brewed from human sewage.

World Water Day 2015: Save every drop of it!
World Water Day 2015: Save every drop of it!

World Water Day is a United Nations initiative to celebrate clean water and bring attention to those who don’t have enough of it. It's also a day to understand the valuable significance of water, discuss and conserve this finite resource in the future. 

Israel offers to boost India's clean water supply

Israel is looking to boost India's supplies of clean water, a resource that is projected to become increasingly difficult to obtain in the future.

Maharashtra govt mulls use of treated water in power plants

In an attempt to restart the Parli thermal power plant which was shut down due to a severe water crisis in Marathwada region, Maharashtra government is planning to use treated sewage water instead of the regular clean water.

Dr Subhash Chandra distributes water purifiers in Hisar

Leading the campaign to spread awareness regarding clean water, Essel Group Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra on Monday distributed water purifiers in Hisar, Haryana.

748 mn people worldwide lack access to clean water: WHO

A total of 748 million people lack access to clean water on a regular basis in the world and an estimated 1.8 billion people are exposed to contaminated water, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Tips to prevent water-borne diseases

Water-borne disease or water-related diseases are any illness caused by recreational or drinking water contaminated by human or animal feces, which contains pathogenic microorganisms.

Olympic sailing champions race in huge Rio `toilet`

Twenty-three Olympic medalists start trials on Saturday for the 2016 Rio Games in a bay littered with dead animals, television sets, sofas, shoes and not much clean water.

Screw filter on bottle and drink clean water

Imagine screwing a water filter onto a bottle containing polluted water and voila - you can put it straight in your mouth and drink.

New technology turns manure into clean water

Researchers have developed new technology that turns cow manure into clean water.

Toll from cholera outbreak in South Sudan reaches 27: UN

The number of people dying of cholera outbreak has reached 27 in South Sudanese capital of Juba with suspected cases turning more than double from 395 cases last week to 892, the UN humanitarian agency said Saturday.

Astronauts` pee to get recycled into clean water

In between the news about water on Mars, clues of life on Jupiter or new stars being formed at our galaxy`s edge, there is a less glamorous side of space exploration: what to do with astronauts` urine!

Bacteria in drinking water key to keeping it clean

Scientists have found that bacteria in the drinking water may play a key role to keep it clean, a finding that can reduce the need for high dosage chemical treatments.

Sri Lanka should probe ‘Clean Water’ protest deaths: HRW

The Sri Lankan Government should stop issuing misleading information and promptly create an independent and transparent inquiry into the deaths of protesters at Weliweriya on August 1, 2013, Human Rights Watch said on Saturday.

Rural areas must be targeted to exacerbate global clean drinking water crisis: Study

A recent study has revealed the efforts made to provide clean drinking water has been limited to affluent areas, while it is required much more in the rural areas suffering acute shortage of accessible drinking water supply.

Material made of clay and papaya seeds could provide cheap clean water

An inexpensive new material made of clay and papaya seeds removes harmful metals from water and could lower the cost of providing clean water to millions of people in the developing world.

British cyclists begin 3,000-mile journey across Sahara to deliver `bottle of water`

Two British cyclists have set off yesterday for a 3,000 mile journey across the Sahara Desert to hand over a 1.89 pound bottle of water.

Ultra-sonic nozzle to clean water!

British scientists say they have come up with a revolutionary ultra-sonic attachment for taps, which massively purifies water.

UN declares access to clean water a human right

The United Nations declared access to clean water a human right, voicing "deep concern" about a human necessity denied to almost 900 million people worldwide.

UN declares access to clean water a human right

The United Nations declared access to clean water a human right, voicing "deep concern" about a human necessity denied to almost 900 million people worldwide.