Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karthik Muralidharan
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2019 08:29 PM IST
Policy makers and the public need to recognise four key facts about Indian agriculture.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2019 01:51 AM IST
While the national capital faces an acute water crises every summer, a 2018 report of NITI Ayog had warned that Delhi, along with several other major Indian cities, would run out of groundwater by 2020.
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 14, 2018 05:35 AM IST
The Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) said that it will connect all privately developed residential societies in sectors 102-115, along Dwarka Expressway, with canal water network by March next year.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Vinod Rajput
PUBLISHED ON AUG 28, 2018 01:45 AM IST
While some residents’ welfare organisations have demanded that eucalyptus trees be cut, other resident groups and the authority’s horticulture department have planned a plantation drive at the Park site Wednesday.
By Latika Thukral
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2018 02:35 PM IST
Speedy urbanisation in the last two decades has increased the demand for water, which is exceeding the sustainable supply, and Gurugram now stands at a very critical juncture
By Jatinder Kaur Tur, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2018 02:29 PM IST
Decadal data shows worrying trend with 82% of Punjab and 76% in Haryana areas seeing a decline in groundwater level.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2018 10:12 PM IST
As per reports of the Central Ground Water Board, the groundwater level in these cities has declined at an alarming rate of approximate 1m per year in the last three-four years.
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2018 12:48 AM IST
Inadequate rainfall is another reason for declining water levels in wells in India