Water Scarcity(Search results - 22)
EntertainmentAug 27, 2019, 6:21 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan: Water scarcity, erosion of land massive problems
Amitabh Bachchan expressed his thoughts at the launch of the Mission Paani campaign in the presence of Nitin Gadkari, minister of road transport and highways
IndiaAug 1, 2019, 3:56 PM IST
Interlinking of Indian rivers, a boon or bane?
For the water scarcity that India faces, interlinking of rivers is a possible solution. However, senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh is not very confident of the issue, saying it might damage the environment. When MyNation spoke to water expert Capt Raja Rao, he said the project is a very good idea, but subject to a few problems, which can be addressed. The issue is SimplifiedBy MyNation.
IndiaJul 19, 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
IndiaJul 12, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Chennai gets relief, all thanks to special water train from Jolarpettai
Chennai received its first batch of water from the special water train from Jolarpettai. Two trains with 25 wagons each has a capacity of 50,000 litres per wagon and will make two trips every day.
IndiaJul 9, 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
IndiaJul 3, 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.
IndiaJun 30, 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
IndiaJun 28, 2019, 4:24 PM IST
CREDAI calls ban on construction of apartments in Bengaluru impractical solution
Bengaluru has a number of apartment complexes and buildings coming up every day. But there is a lack of provision for clean water for drinking and domestic usage. Many builders and developers in the city hand over keys to residents without even taking care of this basic necessity
IndiaJun 19, 2019, 9:28 AM IST
Tamil Nadu wastes Cauvery water amid water scarcity
At a time when Tamil Nadu is experiencing a heat wave and water scarcity at the same time, gallons of Cauvery water went down the drain in Karur district
ViewsJun 17, 2019, 5:30 PM IST
Chennai gets thirsty as it finds itself in deep water
Chennai has never been a water-abundant city. But with the northeast monsoon failing last year - it rained only on one day in that season - Chennai these days is running dry. And this wasn't unexpected.
IndiaJun 14, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Water scarcity intensifies in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba
Villagers in Samba have claimed that the only water resource they are left with is one well, which is also on the verge of drying up
IndiaMay 31, 2019, 3:34 PM IST
Modi's answer to India's water scarcity: Brand new Jal Shakti ministry
The new ministry is over and above the existing water resource ministry, which will be headed by Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Rattan Lal Kataria will assist him
IndiaMay 30, 2019, 2:02 PM IST
As Chennai faces acute water scarcity; water tankers make hay
Tamil Nadu’s Chennai faces acute water crisis, forcing citizens to use as little water as possible. Chennaites have to pay for not only drinking water but also water tankers that have increased their price by two times.
IndiaMay 17, 2019, 8:15 PM IST
Water scarcity: Dharmasthala temple authorities request devotees to postpone visit
Dharmasthala temple chief Dr Veerendra Heggade has issued a notice and requested devotees to postpone their visit to Dharmasthala temple as the region is facing acute shortage of water