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Fukushima’s radioactive underground water heads to sea

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 18:12

The contaminated water underneath Fukushima’s highly-affected nuclear power station that began leaking from the reactors after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami is slowly but steadily heading towards the sea.

Water pricing promoting groundwater misuse: PM

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 13:57

Noting that inadequate and sub-optimal pricing of power and water are promoting misuse of groundwater, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday stressed on the need to move towards participatory mechanisms of pricing of water by the primary stakeholders themselves.

13 Bihar districts have arsenic contaminated underground water

Last Updated: Sunday, March 21, 2010, 16:44

Underground water of over 1,500 hamlets in 13 districts of Bihar has arsenic contents beyond the permissible limit, a state minister said Sunday.

Underground water `triggers quakes`

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 13:07

Scientists have revealed that underground water plays a key role in triggering powerful earthquakes, an insight they claim could help seismologists to save human lives.