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World  /  Published 22.07.21

Violent Iran protests over water shortages

Protesters angry about water shortages took to the streets of southwest Iran for a sixth night in a row on Tuesday, with mounting violence, while Tehran residents chanted anti-government slogans, acco...
By Reuters in Dubai

World  /  Published 18.07.21

One killed in Iran protests over water shortages

A young man was shot dead during a second night of protests over water shortages in southwest Iran, a local official said on Saturday, blaming armed protesters for the shooting, state news agency IRNA...
By Reuters in Dubai

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.06.21

Jharia furious over water shortage

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"More than five lakh residents of Jharia are facing disruptions in water supply for the last three days due to increase in water level of river Damodar and consequent su...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.21

Dhanbad faces water shortage for day

Irregular power supply has affected the water supply from the Jamadoba based plant of Jharkhand Mineral Area Development Authority  and Bhelatand based water treatment plant of Dhanbad Municipal ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.04.21

Water scarcity ire on car wash hubs

A local NGO of Adityapur in Seraikela-Kharsawan district has demanded the closure of car-wash centres amid acute drinking water crisis in the township. According to Jan Kalyan Morcha’s recently...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

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Jharkhand  /  Published 22.03.21

On World Water Day, Jharia's trauma

As the world celebrates water day on Monday, more than one lakh residents of Jharia are being forced to remain awake for the entire night, waiting for water to which comes during the odd hou...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 04.02.21

Supply cut, farmers trek 100km with water

Over 3,000 farmers from 36 villages in Bulandshahr district began a march on foot towards the Ghazipur border on Wednesday afternoon, many of them carrying water in steel urns on their heads. The far...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 17.06.19

Girish Karnad's death is an irreparable loss

Sir — India has lost one of the most eminent personalities with the death of Girish Karnad. One cannot forget his film, Nishant, which advocated the dismantling of feudalism or Manthan, which was ba...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 20.06.19

Chennai hotels ration water

Hotels in Chennai are rationing water for guests amid searing heat while companies limit showers as the city of 4.6 million faces its worst shortage in years.All four reservoirs that supply Chennai ha...
By Reuters in Chennai

Education  /  Published 16.07.19

People worry about climate change only in peak summer

YESBlame gameWhen the sweltering heat gets on our nerves, only then do we remember climate change. But no, we don’t blame ourselves for using air conditioners even at times when there’s no need, u...
By The Telegraph


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