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Assam flood situation deteriorates, over 19,000 affected

The flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Sunday with over 19,000 people reeling under the waters in more than 60 villages across the state. Assam State Disaster Management Authority said in its......

Nothing's gonna stop us now! Braving rain, Mumbaikars cycle to work

A man tries to make his way by cycle in knee-deep water in suburban Mumbai. Photograph: Sahil Salvi With the incessant rains halting the city's lifeline local trains, many office-goers on Friday......

Heavy rains leave Mumbai waterlogged

Heavy rains in Mumbai caused major water logging in areas like Lower Parel on Saturday, leaving residents and commuters stranded, and causing a huge traffic gridlock. As the Regional......

In 2009, Maharashtra minister was a BA; in 2014, he's passed Std V

A day after Congress accused Maharashtra Water Supplies minister Babanrao Lonikar of holding a fake degree, the Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday dared the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party government in the......

Parched Maharashtra village looks to 'water wives' for relief

Faced with acute drinking water shortage, some men of Maharashtra’s Denganmal village are marrying a second or third wife, whose duty it is to fetch drinking water for the family. When the......

Store water to better agricultural production: Railway minister

Stressing on the need to increase farm production and employment, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu advocated raising the water storage capacity in the country to boost agriculture. "We need to work......

Greece asks for bailout extension as clock ticks down

The proposals appeared so far apart that success seemed higly unlikely A drop of water is seen on a Greek 20-drachma coin depicting ancient Athenian politician and general Pericles. Photograph:......

Swachch Bharat? Indian villagers still ignore water, sanitation, streetlights

Money allocated for rural India has increased, but expenditure of panchayats is not adequate and inconsistent, say Prachi Salve & Saumya Tewari of IndiaSpend.com. Panchayats (village councils)......

Lessons to protect ourselves from bad food

For the past few years, the Centre for Science and Environment has tested pesticides in bottled water and then colas, then trans-fats in edible oil, antibiotics in honey and, most recently,......

Not only Maggi, many other Nestl products faced queries

The Swiss food major had exited the water category in India several years ago. Maggi noodles is not the only product for which Nestlé India has faced queries. Food Safety and Standards......

40 years later, the water still scares Raja Sen

After all these years, Jaws still taps into nightmares, says Raja Sen. One windy night 10 years ago, I was asked to write a horror movie. As someone who is spooked far too easily, this was not, as......

'Save water this Holi. There isn't enough for some to even drink'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Several film celebrities took to Twitter to share their Holi excitement and wish their fans. Here's what they said: Elli Avram......

PHOTOS: European Games has won over doubters

‘The first Games are on the way to being extremely successful’ Competitors clear the water jump during the women's 3000 metres steeplechase at the Baku 2015 European Games. Photograph:......

IOC still concerned about water pollution in Rio

The International Olympic Comittee (IOC) is still concerned about the water pollution in Rio de Janeiro barely one year before it hosts the Olympic Games, its president Thomas Bach said on Monday.......

How quenching his thirst landed this Chinese goalie in hot water

Goalkeeper Weijie Sui reacts after. Photograph: Victor Fraile/Getty Images Quenching his thirst while on duty proved costly for Chongqing Lifan goalkeeper Sui Weijie, who has been fined for......

Construction delays force Rio to move water polo venue

Rio de Janeiro is seeking a new venue for the opening water polo matches at the 2016 Olympics after organisers on Thursday confirmed reforms at the proposed venue will not be completed in time. The......

One dead as four SAI women athletes attempt suicide

Four teenaged sportswomen, who were undergoing training at Sports Authority of India’s, Water Sports Centre in Alapuzha, Kerala, attempted suicide on Wednesday afternoon. One of them,......
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Kolkata, Jul 4 (PTI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the state government was conducting an assessment of the... ...

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JKP to host National level water sports championship, Rajendra discusses arrangements

As a part of its Civic Action Programme, Jammu and Police will be hosting 5-day long Water Sports Championship from 27th to 31st July, 2015 in... ...

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Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura inspects sub-district hospital building at Chrar-e-Sharief

Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura today visited various areas in Chrar-e-Sharief constituency and took stock of developmental... ...

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DDC Baramulla inspected developmental works

District Development Commissioner, Baramulla, Peerzada Mushtaq Ahmad Shah inspected regional Water Supply Scheme, Rohama and took stock of the pace... ...

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Div Com visits Batmaloo General Bus Stand, Noor Bagh Parimpora

In connection with transfer of bus terminal, Batmaloo to Parimpora, the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Samoon accompanied by Deputy... ...

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