Water Shortage
India  /  Published 16.05.22

Delhi stares at severe water crisis

The production capacity at Wazirabad, Chandrawal and Okhla water treatment plants has dipped further as the Yamuna has "almost dried up", compounding drinking water problems in several areas...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.04.22

Water scarcity triggers protest

Deprived of drinking water for than a month, more than 100 women residents of different localities of Wasseypur in  Dhanbad including Lala Tola, Nabinagar, Madina nagar and Gulzar Bagh today stag...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.03.22

Water crisis in Dhanbad

“Many people stay awake the whole night near the public water stand post (public tabs) waiting for water which is adversely affecting their effort to concentrate on earning a livelihood,” ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

World  /  Published 28.11.21

Iran cracks down on protests

Iranian security forces used tear gas, batons and apparently birdshot on Friday during clashes with protesters demonstrating in the city of Isfahan in support of farmers angry over water shortages, ac...
By Reuters in Dubai

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.11.21

Kendua: Blockage over lack of water

More than five lakh Coal town residents are facing water crisis even during the Chhath owing to the redundant water supply system of the civic body. The Jharkhand Mineral Area Development Authority is...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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

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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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