Indian villages can use 'solar power technology' to turn saltwater into potable water
Indian villages can use 'solar power technology' to turn saltwater into potable water

Researchers have revealed that Indian villages could use solar power technology to turn salty water into sufficient potable water.

Pakistan Army supporting Rangers in firing on Indian villages: Ghulam Nabi Azad

A senior Congress leader on Thursday accused Pakistan army of "fully backing and guiding" Rangers in firing on civilian areas in the Indian side of the border and warned that such incidents would not be tolerated.

Will ensure villages, India`s poor have access to 24-hour electricity: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the nation that his government is taking all efforts to ensure that in coming years the villages and poor of India have access to 24 hours electricity.

55 villages to get broadband connectivity: Pitroda

Fifty-five village panchayats will hop-on the information super highway in the next few weeks.

Only 10 percent Indian villages fully sanitized: Jairam

Jairam Ramesh Monday said that only 10 percent of Indian villages have full sanitation coverage.

Over 37,000 villages have no mobile phones

Over 37,000 villages in the country have not got mobile phone connectivity till March 2011, according to data from the telecom department.