Water conservation

India, Israel sign seven agreements following delegation-level talks headed by PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu

India and Israel on Wednesday signed seven agreements.

Jul 05, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
New material removes water pollutants using solar energy

New material removes water pollutants using solar energy

By heating the reaction mixture at high pressures inside a sealed container, the composite is synthesised by growing ultra-thin "nanowires" of tungsten oxide on the surface of tiny particles of tantalum nitride.

Jul 01, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
Little actions can save substantial amount of water: Farhan Akhtar

Little actions can save substantial amount of water: Farhan Akhtar

Apart from Farhan's association, the campaign has taken a creative way to reach out to a wider audience by showing short films. 

Apr 22, 2017, 10:31 AM IST
World Water Day: Five simple things you can do everyday to SAVE water

World Water Day: Five simple things you can do everyday to SAVE water

Water conservation is not just the responsibility of the government and authorities.

Mar 22, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Recycling world's wastewater will ease global water crisis, protect environment: UN report

Recycling world's wastewater will ease global water crisis, protect environment: UN report

Two-thirds of humanity currently live in zones that experience water scarcity at least one month a year. Of which, half of those people are in China and India.

Mar 22, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Aamir Khan meets Vikhe Patil; discusses water conservation in Maharashtra

Aamir Khan meets Vikhe Patil; discusses water conservation in Maharashtra

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan met Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and discussed the issue of water conservation and malnutrition in the state.

Sep 23, 2016, 10:19 AM IST

Mann Ki Baat: Conserve every drop of water, says PM

Watch complete news story of PM Narendra Modi's 21st edition of Mann Ki Baat for getting detailed updates!

Jun 26, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art on water conservation with slogan 'don't waste water'

Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand art on water conservation with slogan 'don't waste water'

Using the slogan ''don't waste water'', the acclaimed sand artist has attempted to send a message that ''every drop of water is precious, there could be no life without water''.

May 24, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat': As it happened on May 22, 2016

This was the 20th edition of the PM's popular radio programme. Here is all what PM said in the programme.

May 22, 2016, 11:33 AM IST
Government issues draft policy to make small buildings eco-friendly

Government issues draft policy to make small buildings eco-friendly

With a majority of buildings coming up being small in size, the government has come out with a draft notification to make eco-compliance mandatory for such projects.

May 10, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

Karnataka CM meets PM Modi, seeks Rs 12,272 cr to tackle drought situation

Facing worst drought in last four decades, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday sought additional Rs 12,272 crore funds for improving supply of drinking water and fodder as Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the situation in the state with him here.

May 07, 2016, 21:34 PM IST
'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'. 

Apr 24, 2016, 16:44 PM IST
Maan Ki Baat: Use technology, water conservation, PM Narendra Modi tells farmers

Maan Ki Baat: Use technology, water conservation, PM Narendra Modi tells farmers

Asking people to find news ways to conserve water, the prime minister said the ponds should be kept clean so that “more and more water can be conserved”.

Mar 27, 2016, 23:54 PM IST
'40 percent people in India may not have water to drink by 2030'

'40 percent people in India may not have water to drink by 2030'

By 2030, 40 percent of the total population in India will not have drinking water if situation remains same.

Mar 22, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
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.

Mar 22, 2016, 14:59 PM IST
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.

Mar 22, 2016, 13:40 PM IST
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.

Mar 22, 2016, 11:20 AM IST
Aamir Khan talks about new season of 'Satyamev Jayate'

Aamir Khan talks about new season of 'Satyamev Jayate'

Aamir and Kiran Rao's NGO Paani Foundation will also work in association with the Maharashtra government towards solving the water crisis in the state.

Feb 18, 2016, 08:51 AM IST
Aamir Khan to provide star power to Maharashtra govt's water conservation scheme

Aamir Khan to provide star power to Maharashtra govt's water conservation scheme

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, whose comments on "intolerance" sparked a row last year and invited the wrath of right-wing outfits, is partnering with the BJP-led Government in Maharashtra for its flagship water conservation and drought-mitigation programme.

Feb 17, 2016, 20:22 PM IST
Rajasthan govt to undertake water conservation programme

Rajasthan govt to undertake water conservation programme

Rajasthan government has decided to undertake water conservation programme using rain-water harvesting techniques for villages reeling under drinking water shortage.

Aug 27, 2015, 08:43 AM IST