A female worker died and scores of others fell sick after drinking water at their factory in Bangladesh Saturday.
At least 12 pilgrims fell sick after consuming contaminated water near Ramdevera Fair here, health officials said Monday.
At least six children fainted and 20 fell ill Monday after drinking water at a school in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, an official said. All were out of danger after receiving medical treatment.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) asked the Odisha government to submit a report within four weeks over 43 people falling ill after drinking contaminated water from a tank, a petitioner said Monday.
The operator of the Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday that 100 tonnes of contaminated water has leaked out of a holding tank but its unlikely the water has reached the sea.
Los Angeles International Airport is dealing with brown, contaminated water at its international terminal, which is undergoing renovations.
Availability of safe and potable water continues to be a distant dream for the rural populace of India.
With all the talk about water and its importance, it is crucial that we look at the acute problem of contaminated drinking water scenario in the country.
Around 50 people have fallen sick after drinking contaminated water in Rajarhat area on the outskirts of the city, officials said on Monday.
Delhi Assembly was rocked by BJP`s attack for supply of contaminated forcing repeated adjournments and eventually suspension of legislators of the opposition party from the House.
About 50 children were taken ill Friday after drinking water from a handpump at a school in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, officials said.
At least 64,320 cases of diarrhoea have been reported across Pakistan`s Sindh province this month, an official said.
Tribal Development Commissionerate ordered an inquiry into complaints of gastroenteritis among 37 children after they drank contaminated water.
Six people died and at least 500 people fell seriously ill after drinking contaminated ground water in the Loni area of Ghaziabad, officials said Friday.
Two girls died and at least 150 others, mostly children, took ill in a village here after consuming contaminated supply water, an official said.
At least 250 children in Afghanistan`s Khost province had to be rushed to hospital Tuesday when they showed symptoms of poisoning after drinking contaminated water in their school, Xinhua reported.
Three reactor cores melted after the March 11 tsunami knocked out power and destroyed critical cooling systems.
Over two dozen black bucks at Delhi`s National Zoological Park died after drinking contaminated water mixed with back-flowing storm water.
Two persons including a child died
and 14 others fell ill after drinking water drawn from a well at Bhauri village near here.
The MCD health committee has written to CM Sheila Dikshit telling her that over
15 per cent of water samples tested during a study in the city
were found contaminated.
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