World Water Day Special

World Water Day Special

From deteriorating Yamuna, water distribution losses to groundwater depletion, here’s a look at Delhi’s growing water problems ...
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Practising the 4Rs of rainwater harvesting, reuse, recycle and recharge, 47-year-old Kalpana Ramesh from Hyderabad is conserving water and cutting down her dependence on tankers ...
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Water Crisis: 600 million people in India face acute water shortage

Over 1 Lakh Villages In Kerala Receive Clean Drinking Water

According to UNICEF India, 67 per cent of Indian households do not treat their drinking water, even though it could be contaminated with harmful bacteria and chemicals ...
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To avoid a repeat of a drought like situation faced in 2003, an NGO installed 600 rain water harvesting systems to recharge groundwater tables and conserve water ...
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With India’s projected population growth of 1.7 billion people by 2050, the available water resources would barely match the total water requirement ...
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From Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister for Shipping and Water Resources Nitin Gadkari to director Shekhar Kapur, people from all walks of life come together and urge citizens to conserve water for a better future ...
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In Ernakulam district of drought stricken Kerala, there used to be close to 3000 ponds, but over a period of time majority of the ponds dried up and now there are some 600-700 ponds ...
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After facing water scarcity for two consecutive summers, Hyderabad is bracing itself to face the summer of 2018. Here's the plan ...
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According to a report India is one the countries where highest percentage of people do not get clean water within a 30-minute round trip ...
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With 275 polluted river stretches, contaminated groundwater in nine major states and dying lakes across the country, India stares at a massive water crisis in coming days ...
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Dams In India Did More Harm Than Good, Says UN Water Report

According to UN World Water Development Report, 2018, around 3.6 billion people live in areas that are water-scarce at least one month per year ...
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From government imposing limits on consumption of water to organisations and ordinary citizens coming up with various solutions, here is what Cape Town is doing to push back the day zero, when it will run out of water ...
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