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REVEALED: How our navy is keeping our waters safe

It has been seven years since 10 Pakistanis came by boat from Pakistan and terrorised Mumbai. Today, the Indian Navy has stepped up its game with new surveillance and modernised equipment and ships......

Tamil Nadu limps to normalcy as toll hits 87

People wade through water in a flood-affected area of Mudichur in Chennai. Photographs: R Senthil Kumar/PTI Photo Tamil Nadu was slowly limping back to normalcy on Wednesday with abatement of......

Uma Bharti says Ganga will be the cleanest river by October 2018

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday dismissed concerns over alleged slow progress in the Centre's Namami Gange programme saying that the NDA government has resolved to make the......

One last push to save the Yamuna

  In comparison to the Ganga about which Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti waxes eloquent, her treatment towards the Yamuna can at best be described as step-motherly. Rashme Sehgal reports......

'They built 20 toilets. Not one is fit to be used now'

Ram Pujan Rai is on his khatiya under a shady thicket of bamboo trees. Four, five cows rest around him. A lota of water is under the bed. Birds chirp melodiously. It is a perfect village picture.......

Drought-hit farmers are given sops to grow water-intensive crops!

"It is quite natural for our farmers to go for rice and cane when both power and water are almost free," said economist Gulati, adding that selling such produce abroad is like exporting "precious......

HUL, Airtel, LG, others under scanner for misleading ads

The Customer Complaints Council pulled up Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) for advertisement of its water purifier product 'Pureit Ultima'. Advertising industry watchdog ASCI upheld complaints......

Toilets are fine but what about waste management?

  A study by international NGO WaterAid showed if all people waiting for household toilets in India were to stand in a line today, the queue would stretch from earth to moon and beyond.......

Ola announces boat service in rain battered Chennai

The boats will engage in rescue operations and provide food and drinking water in water clogged areas. In a first in the country, online taxi aggregator Ola has today announced that it has deployed......

Poor nations struggle to spend climate change aid, what next?

A boy wades, through stagnant water, past recyclable items collected from a garbage dumpsite in Manila. Photograph: John Javellana/Reuters Billions of dollars pledged by developed nations in......

'My family would have slapped me if I spat into somebody's water'

'Bigg Boss is there for 100 days but I have to be in the industry for the rest of my life. If I start behaving like a buffoon, and shout, scream, play dirty games and physically manhandle......

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......

RO-purified water, free entry for school kids: Mudgal's 'to-do' list for DDCA

The Delhi high court-appointed observer Justice Mukul Mudgal on Saturday handed out a list of 'to-do' to the executive committee members of the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) with......

Cuttack T20: Report on bottle-throwing incident submitted

Odisha home secretary Asit Kumar Tripathy, on Thursday, submitted his inquiry report with the state government on the water bottle-throwing incident during the Twenty20 International match between......

SL v Windies: Rain washes out fourth day's play in Colombo

IMAGE: The water-clogged P Sara Oval stadium, Colombo. Photograph: Twitter The fourth day's play in the second and final Test between Sri Lanka and West Indies was washed out due to persistent......

US F1 Grand Prix: Second practice cancelled

IMAGE: A Williams Formula One pit crew member clears rain water from pit lane ahead of the first practice session of the US F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas on Friday.......

Under fire Eden curator gets Shastri's backing

'Where will the water go? It's the rainy season' 'The groundstaff did a great job. I think Probir da (curator Probir Mukherjee) should be complemented' IMAGE: Groundsmen make an attempt to mark......
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Water released from Vaigai dam for irrigation

: Water has been released from Vaigai dam to irrigate double crop areas in five Southern Districts of Tamil Nadu here today. The State Finance... ...
Congress men rejoice over Godavari water to city

Congress leaders from Ranga Reddy district welcomed the Godavari water at Ghanpur Water Tank in Medchal constituency on Saturday. Former Home... ...
Home remedies to avoid water retention

While water retention is normal if you are pregnant or menstruating, it needs cure if you are not. It could indicate imbalanced diet, drug... ...
People In PM Narendra Modi's Varanasi Accuse Coca-Cola Of Creating Water Scarcity In Their Villages

Eighteen village councils in Uttar Pradesh are demanding a local Coca-Cola bottling plant be prohibited from extracting water from the ground,... ...
How Tamil Nadu Home Guards play a vital role in protecting Chennai's residents

India November 28(IM):The recent rains saw many people from all walks of life come together to help people in need. One group that played a vital... ...

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