Water Conservation
Opinion  /  Published 15.03.20

Another worry

Sir — In the midst of the global spread of a new disease, one of the precautionary measures being advised is the regular washing of hands with soap or handwash for around 20 seconds. However, this i...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 16.07.19

At last, a dolphin research centre in India

Sir — It is a matter of great relief that India’s first dolphin research centre is set to come up in Patna, nearly a decade after it was first mooted. This will hopefully bode well for the fate of...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.07.19

CM Raghubar Das bullish on bigger BJP

Gearing up for the Assembly elections, chief minister and Jamshedpur East MLA Raghubar Das said he wanted 50,000 new BJP members from his constituency alone in July and 25 lakh from across Jharkhand i...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.19

Green race at school to protect environment in Haldia

Students planted saplings to finish a race and put vegetables in a cloth bag in a hurdle race. A Haldia school had environment as the theme of their annual sports day on Saturday where more than half ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 29.10.19

Progress in 'aspirational' rural districts

In the year of the Mahatma’s 150th birth anniversary, it would be prudent to revisit the philosophy behind his approach to rural development in the context of Niti Aayog’s Aspirational Districts P...
By Chitvan Singh Dhillon and Parul Gulati in

India  /  Published 29.06.19

Let water protests take place: Madras High Court

Madras High Court has directed the Tamil Nadu government not to prevent protests highlighting the water crisis and said it should work with organisations interested in conservation of water bodies to ...
By PTI in Chennai

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

Opinion  /  Published 09.08.19

We have failed at even basic water management

Look for Mawlynnong on the map of Meghalaya. It’s a village relatively close to Cherrapunjee and Mawsynram, and is one of the wettest places on earth. But the villagers there often run out of water ...
By Pinaki Roy in


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