Water crisis

Gujarat: Severe water crisis leaves Valsad locals painfully parched

Gujarat: Severe water crisis leaves Valsad locals painfully parched

Local residents of Keldha village under Valsad district of Gujarat are in major distress as the acute water crisis in the area is taking a toll on their daily lives.

May 21, 2017, 09:42 AM IST
Will Delhi water crisis ease today? All eyes on Arvind Kejriwal

Will Delhi water crisis ease today? All eyes on Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi faces shortage of water every summer and engages in a tussle with Haryana.

May 18, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
Delhi crisis: Manoj Tiwari writes to LG Anil Baijal over power cuts, water problem

Delhi crisis: Manoj Tiwari writes to LG Anil Baijal over power cuts, water problem

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Wednesday wrote to Lt. Governor Anil Baijal over the frequent power cuts and water shortage in parts of the city and demanded a meeting with the Delhi Jal Board and TRANSCO.

May 17, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

Delhi MP Parvesh Verma, MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa accost Arvind Kejriwal over water crisis - Watch video

Delhi government had said on Tuesday that the national capital was facing a 'water crisis', which could affect areas in central Delhi.

May 17, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
Karnataka: Water crisis after heat wave grips Gulbarga

Karnataka: Water crisis after heat wave grips Gulbarga

The ongoing heat wave conditions across the southern states have led to severe water crisis in Gulbarga city in Karnataka.

Apr 05, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
World Water Day: PM Modi urges people to save every drop of water

World Water Day: PM Modi urges people to save every drop of water

On 'World Water Day', lets pledge to save every drop of water, Modi said in a tweet.

Mar 22, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
India-Pakistan water war: World Bank pauses separate processes initiated by both countries under Indus Waters Treaty

India-Pakistan water war: World Bank pauses separate processes initiated by both countries under Indus Waters Treaty

In a major development in connection with India-Pakistan's Indus Waters Treaty, the World Bank has paused the separate processes initiated by the two countries.

Dec 13, 2016, 16:00 PM IST

Three days on, drinking water shortage leaves Siliguri locals in distress

Local residents of 47 wards of Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) under Darjeeling district of West Bengal are suffering from drinking water crisis from the last three days.

Sep 11, 2016, 10:41 AM IST
NGT summons Delhi Environment Secretary over dirty water issue

NGT summons Delhi Environment Secretary over dirty water issue

The National Green Tribunal has taken exception to non-submission of status report on quality of water supplied to households in the national capital by the Delhi government despite repeated directions.

Sep 04, 2016, 08:48 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi brings water to parched Saurashtra region in Gujarat

PM Narendra Modi brings water to parched Saurashtra region in Gujarat

They have witnessed their crop wither away in drought in the last four decades, but now the villagers of Saurashtra region in Gujarat are hoping to get water for cultivation from an ambitious irrigation project launched by Narendra Modi when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat in September 2012.

Aug 28, 2016, 15:16 PM IST
Major water crisis in Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula - Know reason behind it

Major water crisis in Chandigarh, Mohali and Panchkula - Know reason behind it

Chandigarh and its neighbouring towns of Mohali and Panchkula faced a major water crisis on Sunday due to a snag in the water supply system.

Jul 24, 2016, 08:54 AM IST
AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal pushed woman to ground after argument, touched her inappropriately? Know molestation FIR details

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal pushed woman to ground after argument, touched her inappropriately? Know molestation FIR details

Some shocking details of FIR have come to light in connection with molestation case against AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal.

Jul 11, 2016, 10:14 AM IST
Grounds need to be watered, match or no match: Narendra Modi on IPL drought row

Grounds need to be watered, match or no match: Narendra Modi on IPL drought row

Due to the shifting of matches, Maharashtra had to bear a (revenue) loss, Modi said.

Jun 25, 2016, 22:50 PM IST
SHOCKING! Women fight over water in Delhi, brutally thrash each other with containers; VIDEO goes viral

SHOCKING! Women fight over water in Delhi, brutally thrash each other with containers; VIDEO goes viral

This video has gone massively viral on Facebook and other social media platforms!

Jun 14, 2016, 14:36 PM IST
Severe water crisis in Madhya Pradesh's Betul, Section 144 imposed to avoid violence

Severe water crisis in Madhya Pradesh's Betul, Section 144 imposed to avoid violence

The Madhya Pradesh government on Monday imposed Section 144 of the Indian Penal Code (unlawful assembling of people) in Betul district reasoning that there are law and order problems there borne out of a crisis over water.

Jun 06, 2016, 10:10 AM IST
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.

 

May 28, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

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.

May 24, 2016, 13:08 PM IST

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.

May 24, 2016, 12:14 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
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.

Apr 23, 2016, 08:55 AM IST