Water Crisis(Search results - 46)
India18, Oct 2019, 5:56 PM IST
PM Modi’s government to invest Rs 3.5 lakh crore to resolve water issues
Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated that the government will invest in Rs 3.5 lakh crore in the next five years to address issues of water. Prime Minister Modi also slammed the opposition parties, saying that its leaders are busy fighting among themselves and cannot give stability to Haryana.
India24, Jul 2019, 6:13 PM IST
Tamil Nadu villagers denied water for being Dalits?
At a time when the state of Tamil Nadu is reeling under acute water crisis, two villages in Ramanathapuram district were left protesting for better water supply. District collector Veera Raghava Rao has asked the local panchayat officials to arrange water supply.
India19, Jul 2019, 10:22 AM IST
Chennai water supply from Jolarpettai to double from July 21
Chennai’s water supply from Jolarpettai will be doubled from July 21 after the railways is expected to put an additional rake (a formation of coupled coaches or cars) to the service
Bollywood15, Jul 2019, 10:15 AM IST
Salman Khan adds twist to #BottleCapChallenge; packs in important life lesson
Salman Khan addresses the issue of water crisis with the video where he takes up the bottle cap challenge. Watch the video here.
India9, Jul 2019, 4:27 PM IST
Water Warrior Challenge: Show us that every drop counts
The Water Warrior Challenge is an initiative by MyNation to create awareness among the public regarding the looming water crisis in India
India4, Jul 2019, 3:46 PM IST
AIADMK workers stage protest in Chennai over Kiran Bedi's ‘highly derogatory’ remark on water crisis
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi had earlier claimed that Chennai had become the first in the country to run dry four years after it witnessed floods due to copious rains
India3, Jul 2019, 3:55 PM IST
Telugu couple offers free water per kilo of idli, dosa batter in Chennai
The couple sells 1kg of batter for Rs 35 and obtains 25% profit from the business. They manage to sell over 200kg of batter every day. The couple allows customers to retrieve water from the shop according to their convenience after their purchase.
India2, Jul 2019, 6:32 PM IST
From temple attack in Delhi to heavy rains in Mumbai, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Amidst water crisis across India, Union Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched a conservation campaign. Mumbai received its heaviest rainfall over a 24-hour-period since the 2005 deluge. Watch today's headlines on MyNation in 100 seconds.
Politics2, Jul 2019, 4:28 PM IST
DMK workers stage protest after Kiran Bedi called people 'coward' over water crisis
Several DMK MLAs and party workers condemned Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi's remarks with respect to the Tamil Nadu water crisis and demanded that the Centre immediately recall her
South Movies1, Jul 2019, 1:06 PM IST
Soundarya Rajinikanth becomes victim of trolls following pool picture amid Chennai water crisis
As Chennai is reeling under acute water crisis since weeks, Rajinikanth’s daughter Soundarya was trolled for sharing a pool picture with son
India30, Jun 2019, 1:34 PM IST
PM Modi bats for water conservation in 2nd edition of Mann ki Baat
At a time when India is facing severe water scarcity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi pitched for the conservation of rainwater in the second edition of Mann ki Baat
India29, Jun 2019, 4:57 PM IST
Here’s why Chennai, Kolkata sit on brink of disaster
As per a WWF study, Chennai and Kolkata rank first and second respectively in a list of 20 megacities facing a water crisis while financial capital Mumbai ranks 11 and national capital Delhi, 15.
India28, Jun 2019, 4:20 PM IST
Moratorium on apartment construction in Bengaluru is unnecessary, says expert
While the Karnataka government mulls moratorium on the construction of apartments in Bengaluru, a water expert explains such drastic measures aren’t necessary as there is enough water available to overcome the crisis
India28, Jun 2019, 4:13 PM IST
Bengaluru water expert gives 35 suggestions to PM Modi on how to overcome water crisis
Water is an invaluable resource. As days wear on, it is becoming more and more scanty. So Capt S Raja Rao, former secretary, environment and minor irrigation has submitted a comprehensive paper, giving as many as 35 suggestions for water management
India28, Jun 2019, 12:59 PM IST
Karnataka: Govt school students skip classes to help parents fetch water in Koppal
With the northern region of Karnataka suffering from severe drought, several citizens were seen travelling miles to fetch water