Rainwater

Rainwater seeps in, waterlogs Safdarjung hospital in Delhi

Not only this, portions of a ceiling crumbled and fell on resident doctors who were passing by.

published on : 17th July 2022

Monsoon rains go waste due to incomplete harvesting structures in Odisha's Berhampur

As per BeMC records, RWHS have been constructed on most government buildings, but many are lying damaged.

published on : 12th July 2022

Delhi HC seeks Centre, state government stand on easing traffic jams in monsoons

A bench headed by Justice Jasmeet Singh took suo motu cognizance of the issues based on a news report,

published on : 30th June 2022

CCMC to construct smart storm water drains, rainwater harvesting at Coimbatore Race Course

CCMC Commissioner M Prathap would inspect the works on Thursday or Friday and will take a call on expanding the project to other parts of the city, sources added.

published on : 23rd June 2022

How this Karnataka man is harvesting rainwater, drop by drop

Bus driver from Udupi follows his childhood passion for conserving water

published on : 5th June 2022

Fogging hit as Coimbatore City Corporation runs out of repellant amid mosquito menace

Councillors and locals have urged the civic body to procure enough repellent as puddles of stagnant rain water on damaged roads and vacant plots have turned breeding ground for mosquitoes.

published on : 16th May 2022

‘Sewage flow into Nanjarayan lake threatening birds’

The pond receives water from catchment areas around the reservoir and also the Nallar river. But for the past several years, the branch of the river has turned into a sewage line.

published on : 7th May 2022

Importance of maintaining surface water bodies

These eris have played a very important role in providing water for agriculture in rural societies in regions with relatively low rainfall.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Maintain rainwater harvesting structures, say activists

The most important question about rainwater harvesting structures is that how many of them are maintained properly afterward.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Huge rainwater storage tanks at airport soon

The airport authorities are building two huge underground reservoirs for rainwater harvesting.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Barren hamlet to land bristling with life

IRS officer’s initiative & efforts of villagers turn region hit by drought into zone with sufficient rainwater storage, by Sudhir Suryawanshi

published on : 13th February 2022

Rainwater harvesting systems are of little use if they aren’t maintained properly: Environmentalist

Ask environmentalist RS Lal Mohan, and he would say people now construct rainwater harvesting structures in their houses just to get approval from the authorities.

published on : 10th January 2022

Harvesting the bounty, uniquely

When everyone hoped for good, bountiful rain this year, the torrent that followed was not what the people of Karnataka were prepared for.

published on : 5th December 2021

Thoothukudi Corp goes atmanirbhar route, to give public HP pumps to drain rainwater

The district administration procured 50 1hp pumps and 10 heavy duty pumps of 30-40hp capacity from Coimbatore through CSR funds.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Guntur dist to get 179 water harvesting pits

Units for converting waste into manure and special waste management measures are also being taken in these villages.

published on : 13th November 2021

Over 21,700 buildings in Tiruchy city served notice for lack of rainwater harvesting system

As many as 21,767 building owners were over the past few weeks issued notice by the city Corporation for not having rainwater harvesting (RWH) system installed on their premises.

published on : 1st November 2021