Water Supply
Jharkhand  /  Published 25.02.20

Minister allays water worry

Rukka Dam has sufficient water for the needs of the state capital in summer, drinking water and sanitation minister Mithilesh Thakur said on Tuesday after inspecting the 49-year-old dam on the Subarn...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.20

Deep water crisis

India is in deep water, ironically, as its groundwater aquifers run dry. The Niti Aayog has predicted that this year, 21 Indian cities will run out of groundwater, accounting for 63 per cent of all ir...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.19

Empty coffers, dry taps in Bagbera

Over 3,000 families in Bagbera locality of the city are going without water since Monday evening as utility company Jusco snapped its power connection to a pump-house in Bistupur from where drinking w...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.19

No water supply on Saturday

Large parts of Calcutta — from Sinthee in the north to Gariahat and Bhowanipore in the south and parts of Salt Lake — will not get their daily water on Saturday because of repairs on a pipe emergi...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.03.19

Sunny idea to quench thirst

The Adityapur Municipal Corporation has come up with a bright idea to tackle the problem of water crisis this summer.In the absence of a proper piped water network and erratic power supply, storage is...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.19

Overhaul of Salt Lake water lines

Underground water supply pipelines in Salt Lake will be overhauled to prevent water leaks and wastage, a Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation official said.The existing network was laid when the township...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.19

Bigger Mada role in water supply

The civic body is working on a plan to engage Mineral Area Development Authority (Mada) to supply around 20 million gallons of water from Maithon lake to 5 lakh residents in the urban areas of Dhanba...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.19

Relief in sight for thirsty Mango

State food and civil supplies minister and Jamshedpur West MLA Saryu Roy on Saturday said the problem in the supply of potable water in Mango was likely to be resolved within a week.Roy — under whos...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.06.19

Pipe leaks spur water woes

Over 5,000 households on the eastern fringe of the steel city are being deprived of drinking water for weeks because the main pipeline of a Rs 108 crore water project, commissioned barely a month ago ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

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 in


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