Concerns over microplastics in drinking-water should not yet result in diversion of resources from removing microbial pathogens, which remain the most significant risk to human health from drinking-water, says a WHO report
Updated on Aug 22, 2019 09:05 PM IST
The World Resources Institute’s Aqueduct Water Risk Atlas says India and the other nations are close to “Day Zero”, when taps run dry.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 09:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Once the law is enacted, Rajasthan will become the first state in India to have a legislation to ensure minimum water supply to every household.
Updated on Jul 03, 2019 07:11 AM IST
Hindustan Timnes, Jaipur | By Rakesh Goswami
Kumarappa Institute of Gram Swaraj a Jaipur based NGO took the initiative of recharging dry wells through rainwater harvesting and chose Chaksu panchayat samiti.
Updated on Jun 12, 2019 02:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
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.
Updated on May 19, 2018 10:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
A fortnight back, an adult bison had died of heat stroke in the reserve whose water-bodies are drying up fast.
Published on May 06, 2018 06:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By Sanjoy Dey, Ranchi