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'Modi travels everywhere, but not to Marathwada'

IMAGE: Children walk miles to fetch water in drought-hit Maharashtra. Photograph: Santosh Hirlekar/PTI 'There is no food to eat and water to drink and people are migrating in hordes.''Chief......

Uttarakhand forest fires: IAF chopper sprinkles water to douse blaze

An Indian Air Force Mi 17 chopper flew several sorties in Nainital district sprinkling water lifted from a lake to douse the raging forest fires that have destroyed vast swathes of forested land......

Govt closely monitoring water crisis in drought-hit areas

About 4.41 lakh rural habitations are facing drinking water scarcity and the government is closely monitoring the drought situation on a daily basis in 10 states, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan......

Concerned over drought, PM pitches for mass campaign to save water

Sharing concern over drought in various parts of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday pitched for water conservation through a mass movement as he pinned hopes on the Monsoon which......

Now, 1,000 litres of water wasted for Khattar's helipad

As several parts of the nation remains in the grip of severe drought, a whopping 1000 litres of water was wasted for preparing a helipad for Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's chopper in......

Maharashtra mulls use of recycled water by industries

Many industrial units are facing huge water shortage The Maharashtra government, faced with drought conditions in large parts of the state, might compel the use of recycled water by industrial......

India Inc walks the talk on water conservation

The country’s largest consumer goods company Hindustan Unilever says it has been able to reduce its water use by regular metering, monitoring and controlling of utilities consumption at all......

Leave IPL alone; water-guzzling sugarcane is the real culprit

Of 650 billion cubic metres of water available for irrigation nationwide, 15 per cent, or 100 BCM of water, is used by sugarcane , which is planted on no more than 2.5 per cent of India's farmland......

Bharat Mata ki jal

The total quantum of water supply has barely improved since Independence, while demand has exploded, points out T N Ninan. IMAGE: Water shortages have been growing each year, and the groundwater......

Why water management is of huge importance today

Growth and development in India will be governed by the way water is used and managed. On World Water Day, Romit Sen and Kamal Vatta analyse how a proper framework can ensure the safety and......

'My memories of Holi in Delhi are quite scary'

'As a kid, we would dig a hole in the garden of our building, fill it with water and mud and throw everyone in that dirty water! It used to be fun then, but when I think of it now, it was quite......

Sonakshi, Salman, Sonam's Holi pictures!

Holi, the festival of colours, is right around the corner. Because of the water crises in the state, most celebrities have requested a dry Holi. And really, all we need is just a *little*......

No IPL matches in Maharashtra in May, says Supreme Court

IMAGE: A member of the groundstaff waters the pitch. Photograph: BCCI The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected pleas of the Mumbai Cricket Association and the Maharashtra Cricket Association......

MCA moves SC against shifting of IPL matches from Maharashtra

IMAGE: A member of the groundstaff waters the pitch. Photograph: BCCI The Mumbai Cricket Association has moved the Supreme Court against the Bombay high court order directing shifting of Indian......

Shift IPL matches after April 30 out of Maharashtra, HC tells BCCI

IMAGE: The groundstaff water the pitch at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. Photograph: PTI In a big blow to the Board of Control for Cricket in India, the Bombay high court on Wednesday ordered......

IPL drought row: 'BCCI criticised despite good work'

IMAGE: The groundstaff water the pitch at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. Photograph: PTI. Downplaying accusations by critics over the Indian Premier League drought row, Board of Control for......

IPL drought row: BCCI's last-gasp effort to save matches in Maharashtra...

BCCI proposes usage of treated sewage water to save IPL matches in Maharashtra IMAGE: BCCI is facing pressure from all corners to move the IPL matches out of Maharashtra. Photograph: Philip......
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In scarred Nandigram, industry back on agenda

Nandigram: Industry is back in Nandigram's poll agenda. And it isn't the Left Front, but Trinamool Congress who is harping on it now. Trinamool's... ...

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Miffed with Jagan, Khammam MP and MLA to Join TRS

IT minister KT Rama Rao addressing the media after inviting MP Ponguleti Srinivasa Reddy to join the TRS in Khammam on Monday | EXPRESS PHOTO... ...

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Shiv Sena is shielding water mafia in city, alleges BJP

The BJP alleged that Pawar, who is husband of NCP corporator from Chandivali Sarita Pawar and his brother Santosh Pawar, is stealing water from... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-shiv-sena-is-shielding-water-mafia-in-city-alleges-bjp-2208454
India-specific online strategy in works, says LG

The Indian unit of the Korean consumer electronics giant LG Electronics is putting together an online strategy / policy to be able to make its... ...

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Water recycling is best way to fight crisis

Indore : Amid increasing water crisis in the city, large numbers of people are coming forward for conservation of water, not by their talks but by... ...

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