water crisis

Premier League matches to make it worse for water-starved Dindigul? 

You don’t really need to be a devout reader of news to know that Tamil Nadu has been grappling with a water crisis.

published on : 19th July 2019

Water board chief dispels doomsday fears

Dana Kishore says city has an assured supply of around 442 mgd, thanks to Krishna and Godavari waters

published on : 18th July 2019

Tech tonic for thirsty Chennai

Using Artificial Intelligence and smart meters, four entrepreneurs from India innovate feasible solutions to monitor consumption and wastage in water-starved Chennai.

published on : 18th July 2019

Despite incessant water supply from Rajapur dam, many Karnataka villages still face water crisis

Water is being supplied in tankers to affected villages in Karnataka where 1.51 lakh people face drinking water scarcity.

published on : 18th July 2019

Alarm bells in Telangana as inflows drop at Almatti

State unlikely to get Krishna waters as Almatti, Narayanpur in K’taka report massive drop in inflows due to poor rains

published on : 17th July 2019

Water focus may lead to USD 270 billion investments over next 15 years

During the past five years alone, investments on water related infra have grown at a compounded annual rate of 15 percent and touched USD 21 billion last fiscal.

published on : 16th July 2019

Government to study water use in agriculture as water crisis looms 

If 10 per cent of the water used for agriculture could be saved, India’s water problems would be solved.

published on : 16th July 2019

Water-starved Chennai soaks in rain

This comes at a time when Chennai has been facing a historic water crisis forcing the TN government to bring potable water though train.

published on : 16th July 2019

Chennai locality residents fall sick after drinking sewage-laced municipality water 

The residents said that around 10 people in New Colony 6th Cross Street, Chrompet had to seek medical help after the incident.

published on : 16th July 2019

Water scarcity: Hyderabad car parks to help put an end to summer woes?

Interestingly, NGOs in Hyderabad are turning car parks of 10 by 20 feet or lesser into those with underground storage tanks that are 6-feet deep with upto a capacity of 32,000 litres.

published on : 15th July 2019

Maintenance work to affect water supply to certain areas of Hyderabad

Due to ongoing work on the heavy leakage in Phase II of the Krishna Drinking Water Supply Scheme on Gurramguda ‘X’ Roads, a shutdown has been proposed from 6 am on Monday to 6 am on Tuesday.

published on : 14th July 2019

Chairman Institution of Engineers, Telangana, Rameshwar Rao calls for upgraded water, sewage systems in Hyderabad

Better sewage treatment will help improve quality of water bodies, and thus water, says ex-HMWSSB chief

published on : 14th July 2019

Water supply to be affected for two days in some parts of Hyderabad

Due to ongoing work on the heavy leakage in Phase II of the Krishna Drinking Water Supply Scheme on Gurramguda ‘X’ Roads, a shutdown has been proposed from 6 am on July 15 to 6 am on July 16.

published on : 14th July 2019

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board managing director M Dana Kishore appeals for water conservation at all costs

 As per a NITI Aayog report on water management index from 2018, India has been undergoing the worst water crisis that the country has ever witnessed.

published on : 14th July 2019

Dry since it was built 12 years ago, Tiruvannamalai dam cries for urgent attention

The Shenbagathope dam, one of the four major reservoirs aimed at feeding Tiruvannamalai district, has long been crying for care as it is in pathetic conditions with damaged shutters and broken masonry

published on : 13th July 2019
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