Jal Jeevan Mission
Jharkhand  /  Published 04.04.21

Jal Drishti app fails to deliver

Within 10 days of the district administration launching the much hyped Jal Drishti mobile App, which promises to keep a tab of water crisis and resolve complaints related to water supply, protest erup...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 23.02.21

Modi & Mamata govt spar over piped water

Prime Minister Na­rendra Modi on Monday tore into the Mamata Ba­nerjee government for an alleged delay in implementing the Jal Jeevan Mission, a project to give pipeline-based water supply to ...
By Pranesh Sarkar , Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.08.20

State to join Centre's water drive

The Mamata Banerjee dispensation has decided to join a central scheme to ensure piped water supply to rural households across the country after the Union government allowed the state to shoulder 10 pe...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.07.19

Budget blow for big hopes in Ranchi

There were hope of a big bang Budget, but what finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivered left many scratching their heads. The Telegraph reached out to a cross-section of Ranchiites, including a f...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

India  /  Published 15.08.19

PM Narendra Modi bats for ‘wealth creators’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday delivered his sixth and longest Independence Day speech, patting himself for scrapping Jammu and Kashmir’s special status but skirting the deepening concerns...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.10.19

Bengal weighs central plan on piped water

The Bengal government has started conducting an assessment to join hands with the Centre to provide piped water supply to the majority of the 1.37 crore rural households in the state.The move assumes ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.02.20

Bengal cold to central water scheme

The Mamata Banerjee dispensation might not join a central scheme to provide piped water to rural households as the Union government inserted a precondition that asks beneficiaries to pay 10 per cent o...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.02.20

Cells to combat water crisis in Jharkhand

State water resources and sanitation minister Mithilesh Thakur on Wednesday said the government had a blueprint in place to avert drinking water crisis in Jharkhand during summer. Speaking at the dayl...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 15.08.19

I-Day big ideas: Chief of defence staff and piped water plan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced the creation of the post of chief of defence staff to spearhead the three services, called for measures to check 'population explosion' and gave a fr...
By PTI in New Delhi


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