Drinking Water(Search results - 42)
IndiaApr 1, 2021, 12:46 PM IST
Jal Shakti ministry takes digital route to monitor implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in rural areas
With a view to monitor the rural drinking water supply systems in villages, ministry of Jal Shakti has decided to take the digital route to use sensor-based IoT devices to effectively monitor the implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) in more than six lakh villages
IndiaJan 13, 2021, 2:19 PM IST
Jal Jeevan Mission: Union government to launch scheme to provide piped water supply, tap connections
The Union government will launch a new flagship programme to provide piped water supply and tap connections to all households in urban areas with less than one lakh population
IndiaMay 28, 2020, 9:06 PM IST
From HarperCollins publishing Modi’s letters to water war in Delhi, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Water war in Delhi has begun. The Jharkhand unit of Congress has asked Arvind Kejriwal to provide good quality drinking water as Kejriwal urged his people to drink more water during the blistering heat.
The RSS is keeping in touch with its cadres through the help of technology. It is holding video conferences in order to avoid social distancing across the state of Maharashtra.
IndiaMay 28, 2020, 2:43 PM IST
Water war: Congress-AAP spar over good quality drinking water as temperatures soar in Delhi
Congress has asked Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to provide good quality drinking water inn national capital as he urged people to drink more water to beat the heat.
IndiaJan 31, 2020, 5:53 PM IST
Delhi Assembly election 2020: From drinking water to clean air, five takeaways from BJP poll manifesto
Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Friday (January 31) unveiled the party's poll manifesto in the national capital. The election document was unveiled in the presence of Union minister Harsh Vardhan, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, party's Delhi election in-charge Prakash Javadekar, Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Goel and other leaders. Speaking to reporters, Nitin Gadkari said that the Centre would provide Rs 55,000 crore to deal with air pollution and would also provide clean drinking water facilities to the residents of Delhi.
Village Ki ChhoriJan 14, 2020, 12:01 PM IST
Aamir Khan Lauds PM Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen)
The Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation (DDWS), Ministry of Jal Shakti, organised the ODF Sustainability workshop here today, with a special session by actor Aamir Khan who is also the Founder, Paani Foundation. As part of the workshop, the Swachhata Darpan Awards were presented by Shri Khan to the best performing districts on key swachhata parameters.
IndiaOct 4, 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan makes call to initiate 'Swachh Pani Abhiyan'
Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan also instructed Bureau of India Standards officials to write letters to all states including Delhi and also to concerned officials from various ministries to create a consensus among them regarding making the standards set for drinking water mandatory.
IndiaAug 13, 2019, 8:44 PM IST
Independence Day rehearsal: Students forced to practice on thorny ground without water
Students in Rewari, Haryana, complained of making them stand under the scorching sun and not even giving them drinking water during the final rehearsals of Independence Day celebration events.
Lifestyle NewsAug 7, 2019, 6:08 PM IST
Lifeline: Here’s how copper bottles aid you in weight loss
From weight loss to detoxification of the body, here are the benefits of drinking water from a copper bottle
IndiaAug 7, 2019, 5:29 PM IST
Kolhapur flood: More than 50,000 people affected; NDRF, SDRF deployed for assistance
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis reviewed the flood situation in various parts of the state including Kolhapur and directed the authorities concerned to make adequate arrangements for food, drinking water and other essential items for those affected.
IndiaJul 10, 2019, 6:54 PM IST
Mekedatu dam: Tamil Nadu objects to Central committee’s decision to discuss Karnataka’s proposal
Chief Minister K Palaniswami opposed the committee for including Karnataka's proposal for grant of fresh terms of reference to the Mekedatu Balancing Reservoir and Drinking Water Project in its meeting.
IndiaJul 9, 2019, 6:18 PM IST
Delhi high court questions Railways on measures taken to ensure drinking water at stations
A Delhi high court bench asked the lawyer for the Railways to file an affidavit indicating the steps it has taken and proposes in future for ensuring clean drinking water on its trains and stations
IndiaJul 5, 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Nirmala Sitharaman: Safe drinking water for every citizen priority of government
The finance minister said as much as 95 per cent of all cities have become open defecation free and 9.6 crore toilets have been constructed since October 2014.
PoliticsJun 27, 2019, 3:12 PM IST
Palaniswami lays foundation stone of seawater desalination plant to tackle Chennai water crisis
Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam and various others attended the foundation stone laying ceremony. This is the third such unit that would address the Chennai's drinking water supply needs.