Oceans may have arisen on Earth billions of years earlier than believed
Oceans may have arisen on Earth billions of years earlier than believed

A new study researched on evidence of water on Earth and in the inner solar system saying that the oceans arrived early to Earth than expected.

Tribals of Koraput face drinking water shortage for cyclone

Tribals in remote areas of Koraput district are facing acute shortage of safe drinking water as several water supply stations are lying idle without power after cyclone Hudhud hit the district.

Kundankulam N-plant out of action due to turbine problem

A major problem in the first atomic power unit's turbine at Kudankulam has put the unit out of action for around six-eight weeks, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) said Monday.

DJB supplying contaminated water: Bhalaswa colony residents

Residents of north-west Delhi's Bhalaswa resettlement colony have complained about the alleged supply of contaminated water by Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and claimed it has caused various water-borne diseases in the area.

Cigarette ash can remove arsenic from water
Cigarette ash can remove arsenic from water

Discarded cigarette ash can help remove deadly arsenic from water, finds a new study.

7 ways to stay fit and healthy

Staying fit and healthy plays an important role in our life.

Iceland's 'Loch Ness' monster video is 'authentic'
Iceland's 'Loch Ness' monster video is 'authentic'

The Icelandic commission has recently ruled the video of mythical ' Loch Ness' sea monster captured in 2012 to be "authentic."

21-yr-old WSU undergrad discovers how to detect water on Mars
21-yr-old WSU undergrad discovers how to detect water on Mars

An undergraduate from Washington State University has developed a new method for detecting water on Mars.

90 percent area in Srinagar dewatered

 Authorities today said that 90 per cent area in Srinagar, which had been affected by the worst floods in Jammu and Kashmir, has been dewatered.

Chhattisgarh govt to ensure toilets, potable water for all by 2018

 The Chhattisgarh government has set a target of ensuring toilet facilities and clean drinking water in every household in the state in the next four years.

Indian-origin researcher in US unveils robot for port scan

A low-cost football-sized robot has been developed by an Indian-origin researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in US to perform underwater ultrasound scan at ports to spot concealed contrabands.

Over 50 school kids fall ill in Ghaziabad

Over 50 school children fell ill and were admitted to a hospital in this western Uttar Pradesh town after they consumed water from a hand pump in their school premise on Friday, police said.

Power generation at Kudankulam I unit stable

Power generation at the first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is stable with the unit restarting generation Sep 15, said officials

Dwarka water supply be measured through flow meter: Delhi HC to DDA

The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed DDA to measure through flow metres the water it is supplying to Dwarka residents, saying there is no clarity on that aspect.

Now, 'artificial beak' to collect water from fog
Now, 'artificial beak' to collect water from fog

Researchers recently developed an "artificial beak" that could allow people to collect water from fog.

Now, 'soft robots' that can walk through flames
Now, 'soft robots' that can walk through flames

Scientists have developed the first untethered soft robot that can tread over a variety of adverse environmental conditions including snow, puddles of water, flames .

Financial considerations are not an issue for me: Sushant Singh Rajput
Financial considerations are not an issue for me: Sushant Singh Rajput

Two-film-old Sushant Singh Rajput, who has wrapped up shooting for director Dibakar Banerjee's ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshi’, says he prefers unconventional roles and won't do a run-of-the-mill kind even if he will get big bucks for that.

State to provide drinking water to all people: AP Deputy CM

Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister and Home Minister N Chinarajappa said here Tuesday that the state government is taking steps to provide all infrastructure facilities including drinking water in rural areas.

Overhydration in athletes can lead to death

It was recently revealed that drinking too much water and sports drinks could be fatal for athletes.

Archerfish target prey with jets of water
Archerfish target prey with jets of water

Archerfish hunt by shooting jets of water at unsuspecting insects, spiders, or even small lizards on leaves or twigs above, knocking them into the water below before gobbling them up, scientists say.