Water Crisis
Jharkhand  /  Published 30.09.20

Machine ‘generates’ water out of thin air

Thakur said the water generated like that was 100 per cent pesticide free. “My machine is one of its kind in India in the way it uses the ozonation technique. Subsequently, I plan to develo...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.09.20

Work begins on Jharia water project

This apart, JMADA also supplies around 25 lakh litre water per day to various parts of Katras, like Katras Bazar, Rani Bazar, Malkera Sijua, through the Topchanchi lake constructed way back in 1924. ...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.08.20

Dhanbad strike ends, water supply resumes

The work boycott started on Thursday by 800 employees of Jharkhand Mineral Area Development Authority (JMADA) that disrupted water supply in the area finally came to an end on Friday, after its managi...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.07.20

Strike adds to Dhanbad water woes

Over 10 lakh residents of Jharia and Katras were without water from Thursday morning as more than 800 civic employees went ahead with their plan to boycott work at the Jamadoba water treatment plant t...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

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 24.06.19

Ray of hope for Dhanbad's Topchanchi lake

Topchanchi Lake, that is fast losing its claim to fame as the primary water source for suburban Dhanbad due to shrinking water levels, could be revived by connecting it to another stream, a survey has...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 18.03.20

Assam: Parched beside a river

It is a matter of extreme urgency when a city harboured by the Brahmaputra continues to suffer from a worsening water crisis. This deepening crisis of water, particularly drinking water, exposes the S...
By Bhargabi Das in

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.06.19

Lalu Prasad gets taste of water woes

Incarcerated RJD chief Lalu Prasad, undergoing treatment in the paying ward of RIMS, is among the roughly 1,500 patients at the hospital who have been hit by the water crisis rippling through the capi...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.12.19

Waterless in Jharia, once again

More than 5 lakh residents of Jharia are facing an acute water crisis for the last four days due to a leak in the main water supply pipeline of Mineral Area Development Authority (Mada) in Jamadoba.Th...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.11.19

5 lakh in Jharia go without water

More than five lakh residents of Jharia are facing a water crisis from Tuesday because of a leak in the pipeline at Patharbangla that supplies water from Mineral Area Development Authority’s (Mada) ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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