Rainwater Harvesting
India  /  Published 28.02.21

PM roots for water conservation

Underlining the importance of collective responsibility towards water conservation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called for a 100-day campaign to clean up all water bodies and prepare them f...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.19

Don't the selectors watch domestic cricket matches?

Sir — After Sourav Ganguly, another former captain of the Indian men’s cricket team, Dilip Vengsarkar, who is also a former chairman of the selection committee, has expressed his dissatisfaction w...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.07.19

Civic body pits idea against run-off

The coal town’s municipal corporation on Sunday walked the rainwater harvesting talk by digging a large soak pit on its office campus at Luby Circular Road here. The 9-foot-deep soak pit with a 12-f...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.19

Sector V mantra: waste not want not

All new buildings in Sector V will need to have provisions for rainwater harvesting henceforth. As an incentive, a discount of 15 per cent will be offered on building sanction or re-sanction fee.This ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee and Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.07.19

Harvest rain now, or else...

Ranchi Municipal Corporation is cracking the whip on buildings that still don’t have rainwater harvesting systems in place. The civic body has sent notices to more than 208 government buildings for ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur/Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 13.08.19

Water: That precious, public resource

The water crisis is on everyone’s lips. Volumes are being written on how to tackle this calamity — rainwater harvesting, irrigation and farming practices, restoring water bodies, interlinking rive...
By Mina Anand in


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