Rahul Gandhi holds 'Mashal Juloos' protest against AAP govt; attempts to corner PM Modi

Rahul Gandhi holds 'Mashal Juloos' protest against AAP govt; attempts to corner PM Modi

Attempting to corner both Delhi CM and his bete noire PM Modi, Congress VP Rahul Gandhi, in a march against the AAP-led govt over the ongoing power and water crisis in the national capital, said that both leaders are under the impression that people can be fooled all time.

 

BJP workers protest against erratic water, power supply in Delhi

 Hundreds of BJP workers on Tuesday staged a protest in front of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here demanding improvement in power and water supply in the national capital following which police used water cannons to disperse them.

Supreme Court nixes plea for 100 percent cut in water to Maharashtra liquor industry

There is a duty cast on the state under Article 21 of the Constitution to provide clean drinking water to its citizens, Petitioner Sanjay Bhaskarrao Kale had argued.

'Mann Ki Baat': From water conversation to quality education - What all PM Narendra Modi said

'Mann Ki Baat': From water conversation to quality education - What all PM Narendra Modi said

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his popular radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat'. 

Alert! Water level in 91 major reservoirs dips to 22 percent

Alert! Water level in 91 major reservoirs dips to 22 percent

Hinting at tougher times ahead, the government on Friday said that the water level in 91 major reservoirs across the country has fallen to 22 percent of their total capacity.

Class 5 girl student dies of heat stroke after repeated trips to hand pump in drought-hit Maharashtra

Class 5 girl student dies of heat stroke after repeated trips to hand pump in drought-hit Maharashtra

In a extremely unfortunate incident, a class 5 girl student died of heat stroke on Tuesday after repeated trips to nearest hand pump in drought-hit Beed district of Maharashtra.

Water crisis: Section 144 imposed around kukadi canal in Maharashtra

Water crisis: Section 144 imposed around kukadi canal in Maharashtra

As Maharashtra seems to be staring in the face of one of the biggest water crisis in recent decades, section 144 has been imposed around kukadi canal in Ahmednagar district here on Tuesday.    

Key points stated by the BCCI to Bombay HC in relation to Maharashtra drought

Key points stated by the BCCI to Bombay HC in relation to Maharashtra drought

BCCI has also stated that the board will provide equivalent amount of water used for the Indian Premier League.

IPL 2016: Ratnakar Shetty writes to Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab seeking drinking water for drought-affected areas

IPL 2016: Ratnakar Shetty writes to Mumbai Indians, Kings XI Punjab seeking drinking water for drought-affected areas

According to reports, the Mumbai franchise has agreed to provide potable water to the drought-affected areas.

Maharashtra drought: HC to take final call on shifting IPL matches out of state today

Maharashtra drought: HC to take final call on shifting IPL matches out of state today

The BCCI insisted before the court that they would use recycled sewage water for maintaining pitches for the 17 IPL matches to be held in Mumbai and Pune.

Maharashtra drought: Bombay HC asks BCCI to consider shifting IPL out of Pune, Mumbai

Maharashtra drought: Bombay HC asks BCCI to consider shifting IPL out of Pune, Mumbai

The BCCI is said to have told the court that they will be using sewage water and not tank water for watering the pitches.

Maharashtra drought: HC to hear government's stand on shifting IPL matches today

Maharashtra drought: HC to hear government's stand on shifting IPL matches today

The High Court had earlier also reprimanded MCA for the many litres of water it will use to prepare pitches for the world's richest cricket tournament at a time when large parts of the state are reeling under drought.
 

It's death without water: See how people struggle in drought-hit MP – Watch

It's death without water: See how people struggle in drought-hit MP – Watch

According to reports, several parts of the country are currently hit by a severe drought and there is no water even to quench your thirst.

Maharashtra drought: Tanker water used to fill sacred pond Ramkund

Maharashtra drought: Tanker water used to fill sacred pond Ramkund

It was for the first time in last 139 years that Ramkund had dried up as water stock in Gangapur dam had gone down due to severe drought and scanty rainfall last year.

Maharashtra drought: Shifting IPL matches could be a major setback, says Rajiv Shukla

Maharashtra drought: Shifting IPL matches could be a major setback, says Rajiv Shukla

A PIL filed in the High Court on Tuesday sought a direction to the IPL Chairman to pay tax on usage of water, claiming that about 60,000 litres of water would be needed every day to maintain the pitches.

Watch: ILO Director-General calls for improved conditions for water workers

Watch: ILO Director-General calls for improved conditions for water workers

ILO Director-General and Chair of UN-Water, highlights the situation of  the some 1.5 billion people who work in water, many of whom are not recognized for the work they do, or protected by basic labour rights.

Did you know? Shocking facts about water and sanitation!

Did you know? Shocking facts about water and sanitation!

Here are some disturbing facts that you kneed to know about water and sanitation.

World Water Day: Five clever ways to save water at home!

World Water Day: Five clever ways to save water at home!

Here are a few tips to save and conserve water at home.

Have you ever heard of water riots? Sec 144 imposed in Maharashtra's Latur; Ashok Chavan slams state govt

Have you ever heard of water riots? Sec 144 imposed in Maharashtra's Latur; Ashok Chavan slams state govt

Have you ever heard of riots over water? Most of us are unaware of such water-related violence!

Have you ever heard of water riots? Sec 144 imposed in Maharashtra's Latur to tackle violence over water

Have you ever heard of water riots? Sec 144 imposed in Maharashtra's Latur to tackle violence over water

Have you ever heard of riots over water? Most of us are unaware of such water-related violence!