Water Scarcity
India  /  Published 23.03.22

No water at Gandhi ‘prison’

Pune civic body has disconnected supply due to non-payment of dues worth over Rs 1.7 crore accrued over 30 years...
By PTI in Pune

News  /  Published 27.02.22

Bengal students face food, water scarcity in war-torn Kyiv

In absence of public transport, they walked to their nearest supermarket during the three-hour window when it was open and queued up outside...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 17.08.21

More water for Sector V & Salt Lake

The plant is run by the NKDA and the public health engineering department...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

World  /  Published 22.07.21

Violent Iran protests over water shortages

The semi-official Fars news agency said 'rioters' shot dead one policeman and injured another in the port city of Mahshahr in oil-rich Khuzestan province...
By Reuters in Dubai

India  /  Published 16.07.21

Delhi BJP stages protest near Kejriwal's residence over water crisis

Led by chief Adesh Gupta, the protesters raised anti-government slogans and demanded that clean and pure drinking water be supplied...
By PTI, Agencies in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 22.02.21

Plug the leak: water wastage

Water scarcity brings additional challenges: it adversely impacts food production, causes prices to escalate and even results in social conflict...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.20

Taps in Bankura and Durgapur go dry

Several residents were compelled to buy packaged drinking water on Sunday ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

Calcutta  /  Published 19.09.20

Hakim says three years to solve water problem

This was the first time that the coordinators of all 144 city wards met since April...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.20

Water tank collapses in Bankura

Collapse of reservoir would result in severe water scarcity at 20 villages in Sarenga...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bankura

West Bengal  /  Published 02.01.20

Proposal for 15 drinking water schemes in Purulia

Drinking water scarcity in the Jungle Mahal areas like Bandwan and Jhalda becomes the main issue in every election...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Purulia


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