Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 17:11
Shortage of water in Delhi and the NCR is expected to be reduced after the Uttar Pradesh government ordered the district authorities in Muzaffarnagar to release 500 cusec water from the Ganga Canal.
Last Updated: Monday, February 25, 2013, 14:29
A total of 388 villages and 480 hamlets in the district are likely to face water shortage this summer, according to the officials.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 16:09
The water release from Krishnaraja Sagar Reservoir into canals for irrigation purpose has been stopped from December 31 due to scarcity of water.
Last Updated: Monday, December 24, 2012, 23:29
Warmer weather and a growing population may in a few decades cause a water shortage for 40 million people who depend on the Colorado river in the US, researchers say.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 01:08
A Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) corporator repeatedly slapped a 65-year-old private contractor over the alleged `delay` in repairing a damaged water pipeline.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 03, 2012, 22:57
Enraged over inadequate supply of power and water, people in Rewari and Hisar districts of Haryana on Tuesday hit the streets blocking traffic and targeting offices of the electricity department.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 14:28
Water shortage in has made life miserable for people in the capital, sparking street protests. Experts say the crisis can only worsen in the long run.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 12:24
At the height of summer, life in Ghaziabad has become miserable, with unscheduled power cuts up to 14 hours a day causing water shortages too.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 16:16
Beijing is expected to face a water shortage of 1.3 billion cubic metres in 2012, accounting for a third of the city`s annual water usage, reported Xinhua.
Last Updated: Monday, February 14, 2011, 21:30
Several areas across the city
faced water shortage after two major water treatment plants in the city were closed down after finding high quantity of ammonia in the Yamuna.
Last Updated: Monday, June 28, 2010, 19:02
Himalayan river basins will face a massive water depletion within 20 years, claims a report.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 29, 2010, 22:54
At least 2,000 villages in the
state are facing acute shortage of drinking water as
government authorities have failed to make arrangements for
regular supply of water, Gordhan Zadafia said here.
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