water shortage

Andhra farmers in a fix as spillway gate damage empties dam

Farmers in Gundlakamma ayacut area are fearing water scarcity after water level went down at Kandula Obul Reddy Gundlakamma Reservoir following damage to one of the spillway gates.

published on : 5th September 2022

80 per cent water loss projected in the Indus basin by mid-century due to Climate change: Research

Terrestrial water storage over the Tibetan Plateau, a major global water tower, is crucial in determining water transport and availability to a large downstream Asian population.

published on : 21st August 2022

Delhi residents face acute water shortages, wait for months for supply 

Instead of finding permanent solutions, the government has been putting the blame on the Haryana government for not releasing adequate water in Yamuna river.

published on : 15th June 2022

Complaints of foul water pour in from localities in Delhi

Even as people are complaining of water shortage, several complaints of contaminated water have been reported in many areas, including Badarpur, Laxminagar and Dwarka. 

published on : 13th May 2022

South Asia wilts in heat as Delhi rubbish dump burns

In New Delhi, a burning rubbish dump choked residents for a third day with temperatures crossing 45 Celsius (113 Fahrenheit) in parts of South Asia on Thursday.

published on : 28th April 2022

Several villages in Kurnool district face water crisis

The summer has just set in, but many areas, including a few towns in the district have started facing water scarcity.

published on : 14th March 2022

Water shortage hits Kochi, council calls for action

Councillors say drinking water supplied in tanker lorries not sufficient, urge mayor to act

published on : 9th March 2022