Water Supply

  • CJ Mushtaq highlights lack of safe drinking water supply in Srinagar 24-03-2014 11:22 AM

    CJ Mushtaq Khan highlights the condition of unhygienic drinking water supply in the heart of Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir. The area called Telbal is a short distance from CM Omar Abdullah's residence, Says CJ. In the absence of clean driking water supply, the residents are forced to fetch...
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan wants new models to get private partners for water supply 23-03-2014 01:19 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that new and innovative models shall be developed to attract private partners in water supply distribution and maintenance across the state. "Rain water harvesting and recharge of groundwater sources shall be implemented, and be made mandatory for all agencies in MP,"...
  • Water supply in Agra may be suspended, warn civic authorities 20-02-2014 06:19 PM

    Civic authorities in Agra have warned that water supply in the city could be suspended in view of Yamuna river's already high pollution reaching levels much beyond treatment. Both Agra Mayor Indrajeet Arya and MP Ram Shankar Katheria on Thursday threatened to sit on a 'dharna' to highlight the poor...
  • Taj city residents complain of contaminated water supply 03-02-2014 07:10 PM

    The Taj city has been battling a water crisis with supply hit since the last 10 days and whatever quantity trickling in into homes highly contaminated, say people. Officials on Monday however said the situation was set to improve in the next two days. Complaining that the water supplied from...
  • AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya slapped by woman over water supply problem 02-02-2014 09:45 PM

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party MLA Dinesh Mohaniya was slapped by a woman in Delhi on Sunday over water supply problem. The incident took place when Dinesh, MLA from Sangam Vihar, went to meet the people of the area. The MLA and people got into verbal altercation after which a...
  • Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal holds review meeting as AAP completes one month 28-01-2014 12:06 AM

    New Delhi: As the AAP government completed one month in office on Monday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal held a review meeting of all the ministers and sought reports on the work carried out by them in the given period. The one month of Delhi government led by Kejriwal has not...
  • Anti-incumbency may cost BJP Bilha constituency in Chhattisgarh assembly elections 13-11-2013 03:04 PM

    The slow pace of development in rural areas may cost BJP its seat in Bilha constituency in Chhattisgarh, represented by Legislative Assembly Speaker Dharam Lal Kaushik. Bilha, which is known for its high rice production, has a majority population of Scheduled Castes, who accuse the ruling party of denying them...
  • Pratibha Industries bags Rs 322 crore order from state govt 21-10-2013 09:42 PM

    Pratibha Industries on Monday said it has secured an order worth Rs 321.88 crore from Rajasthan government for working on water supply projects. The contract will involve cluster scheme of 315 villages of Mandalgarh, Bijoliya and Jahajpur Tehsils along with augmentation of UWSS of Mandalgarh and Bijoliya towns. This will...
  • BJP warns Jharkhand Governor of 'social boycott' 24-06-2013 02:29 AM

    Dhanbad: BJP on Sunday warned Governor Syed Ahmed of "social boycott" and "choking" power and water supply to Raj Bhavan if he failed to recommend dissolution of the Jharkhand Assembly by July 13. "The party has decided to lay indefinite siege of Raj Bhavan from July 14 if the Governor...
  • US probes cyber attack on water system 19-11-2011 01:06 PM

    Boston: US federal investigators are looking into a report that hackers managed to remotely shut down a utility's water pump in central Illinois last week, in what could be the first known foreign cyber attack on a US industrial system. The November 8 incident was described in a one-page report...
  • Watch: BMC to cut water supply to tide shortage 29-10-2009 02:50 PM

    It's a move that promises to unleash a flood of protests from the opposition. ...
  • Tough times ahead for Mumbai if rain gods don't smile 20-07-2008 10:01 AM

    Nadaun: Himachal Pradesh's decision of opting to field back-fired, as Andhra posted 331 for 7 on day one of the round three Ranji Trophy match here on Saturday. Veteran Amol Mazumdar (101) and B Sumanth (102) scored centuries and took the Himachal bowlers to the cleaners and piled on runs....
  • Parched Gurgaon forced to buy water to survive 26-03-2008 11:14 AM

    Brisbane: Mitchell Johnson has had surgery on the big toe of his left foot and Cricket Australia has confirmed the fast bowler could be sidelined for up to six months. Cricket Australia doctor Trefor James on Thursday said Johnson underwent surgery in Melbourne for a severe injury to ligaments, commonly...
  • New road to water shortage for Bangalore 06-02-2008 08:46 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand cricket captain Daniel Vettori, the world's top-ranked limited overs bowler, announced Saturday he is taking an indefinite break from the short game to prolong his Test career. The 32-year-old, who is also ranked ninth among the world's leading ODI all-rounders, said he may return in time...
  • Parched B'lore dreads summer 26-03-2007 07:22 PM

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  • Mumbai tanks up on dry day 27-12-2006 04:53 PM

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