Among them, 90 per cent were using solar pumps.
10 Aug 2019 2:33 AM
Water scarcity poses major challenges to the national as well as international security of an emerging economic power like India.
07 Jul 2019 7:01 AM
Securing urban groundwater in a rapidly urbanising India is key for water supplies.
07 Jul 2019 6:59 AM
Punjab CM announced after the all-party meeting to soon evolve a broad consensus to address the problem of depletion of groundwater in the state.
05 Jul 2019 1:03 AM
The brain behind project is Avadi legislator K Pandiarajan, popularly called Ma Foi Pandiarajan, who's also the Tamil Nadu Culture Minister.
27 Jun 2019 4:02 PM
Compiled data on groundwater uranium from 16 Indian states show high concentrations above WHO provisional guideline.
09 Jun 2018 10:39 AM
The water situation in Mumbai is not as grim with two of the three well showing water levels to have risen by 66.7 per cent.
22 Mar 2018 2:57 AM
Excess fluoride in groundwater is a major problem in several states as it causes health problems.
26 Oct 2017 7:53 AM
The experts looked specifically at India, where approximately half of the usable water is currently required for irrigation.
05 Apr 2017 12:42 AM
The changes to diets include reducing the consumption of wheat and poultry and increasing the consumption of vegetables and legumes.
04 Apr 2017 8:21 PM
According to reports, more than one-sixth of the country's groundwater supply is currently overused.
21 Mar 2017 1:32 PM
How A few lakhs of these tiny little balls can save a water body from bacteria and evaporation.
14 Dec 2016 3:28 AM