Good days ahead for Hisar ?

Though Hissar has been given the title of counter magnet city, they are facing the problem of water pollution.

NGT restrains Punjab from spending funds for controlling water pollution

The National Green Tribunal Wednesday restrained Punjab from spending the first instalment of Rs 16.13 crores being disbursed by Union Urban Development Ministry for controlling contamination of under-ground water in the state till it examines the details as to how they want to spend the money.

`Air quality, water availability worsened in Delhi`

Air pollution and drinking water availability worsened in the last five years in the national capital with the transport sector, industries and wastage of water adding to the problem.

No proof to link water pollution with cancer: Azad

India reports around 11 lakh cancer cases every year and there is no evidence available to attribute it to rising levels of water pollution, Health and Family Welfare minister Ghulam Nabi Azad informed the Rajya Sabha Tuesday.

China chocked by pollution, dense fog

China`s pollution woes continued as it battled both air and water pollution across the country, while dense fog swathed much of eastern and central regions.

Water pollution: Par panel to summon officials of 6 ministries

Terming water pollution as a "national crisis", a Parliamentary committee has decided to summon officials of at least six central ministries to seek their views to find ways to check the problem.

`Stop effluents discharge into Ganga`

UP Pollution Control Board has directed the Kanpur Jal Nigam to stop the discharge of water from sewers and tanneries into river Ganga and utilise it for irrigation.