Water Crisis
Jharkhand  /  Published 13.03.20

Crisis triggers road blockade

Residents of Kendua and Karkend blocked the Dhanbad-Bokaro Road for more than five hours from 8.30am on Friday to protest against the electricity and water crisis triggered by the rationing of power s...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.03.20

Project in slow lane, 1 lakh stare at water crisis

Around 1 lakh residents of Bagbera, Harharguttu and Karandih will have no respite from drinking water crisis this summer because the Bagbera water project is set to miss the deadline once again.Execut...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 02.03.20

Durgapur faces water crisis

Residents here have started to feel the pinch of drinking water shortage even before summer sets in, leaving the civic body authorities in a spot of bother. The water scarcity has been sparked as the ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

India  /  Published 15.04.19

Modi invokes missile at Kalam's birthplace

Before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rally in Ramanathapuram — known for the limestone shoals off its coast, venerated as Lord Ram’s bridge to Lanka — on Saturday, government officials convin...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Ramanathapuram

North East  /  Published 30.12.19

Biplab Kumar Deb slams Left for water woes

Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday blamed the erstwhile Left Front government for not solving the water crisis faced by the indigenous people living in the hamlets of the state.Addressi...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.19

Mine water to rescue in summer

More than five lakh residents of Katras, compelled to face acute water crisis with the depleting water of Topchanchi Lake, can hope for a better summer in 2020. Civic body Mineral Area Development Aut...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.03.20

Helplines for water woes

The East Singhbhum district administration is gearing up to prepare an action plan to tackle water crisis in summer.On Tuesday evening, deputy commissioner (DC) Ravi Shankar Shukla directed all the 11...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 15.08.19

Boko faces drinking water crisis

The Boko public health engineering department’s subdivisional officer Babul Boro hoisted the Tricolour in the office compound on Thursday. In his speech, he said he hoped to see the people and child...
By Kulendu Kalita in Boko

Opinion  /  Published 10.08.19

What a monkey did after drinking from a tap

Sir — The former chief election commissioner, S.Y. Quraishi, recently tweeted a video showing a monkey drinking water from a tap and then shutting the water off once he had had his fill. Quraishi ri...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.08.19

7 lakh in Ranchi face dry taps

Over seven lakh people of the capital who get water from Getalsud (Rukka) Dam in Ormanjhi had to spend Wednesday with dry taps owing to pipe-interconnectivity and maintenance work taken up by the stat...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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