Water Shortage

  • UP: As North India burns under the heat, power cuts add to woes 31-05-2013 07:25 AM

    Kanpur: As north India burns under the heat wave, citizens in Uttar Pradesh are finding it tougher to battle the heat with constant power cuts. Uttar Pradesh is facing power outage of upto 12 hours a day. People say the power cuts are causing water shortage too and that domestic...
  • Bangalore faces an acute water shortage with the KRS Dam drying up 28-05-2013 09:56 AM

    Bangalore: Bangalore is facing one of its worst water crisis ever. The city's primary source, the KRS Dam, has water supply for just two more weeks. But ironically those living near the dam have been waterless for days now. It's been a tough summer for Sudha Bose. The taps at...
  • 'Goa hospital faces water shortage because of stolen taps' 22-05-2013 04:10 AM

    Panaji: The Goa Medical College (GMC), the state's top health facility, regularly faces water shortage because people steal taps installed in the hospital premises, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday. The water shortage is putting patients and their kin to hardships, especially during the scorching summer season. "The reason...
  • Bangalore has water only for the next 15 to 18 days, warn officials 20-05-2013 08:59 AM

    Bangalore: Bangalore is fearing an acute water shortage in days to come. Municipal officials have warned that the city has water only for the next 15 to 18 days. Already residents like Hiral Dhilla, from Rajajinagar are forced to buy water from tankers nearly six times a month. This mother...
  • Citizen Journalist Show: Resident exposes water scarcity in Bangalore 20-04-2013 08:03 PM

    Sunithi Jayakumar becomes a Citizen Journalist to expose how 30% borewells have run dry in Bangalore and residents are being forced to spend money to buy water tankers to meet the shortage. ...
  • In Modi's vibrant Gujarat, 4,000 villages face acute water crisis 18-04-2013 10:33 PM

    Nearly 4,000 villages in Sami in north Gujarat face a drought-like situation with no water to drink. People are being forced to dig pits and consume unsafe water. ...
  • Water shortage plagues Gujarat even before peak summer sets in 13-04-2013 09:05 AM

    Ahmedabad: Through this summer, CNN-IBN will focus on the acute water shortage that is gripping large parts of the country. In areas like North Gujarat, where those who were promised water from the Narmada canals are still waiting for relief. Even as Chief Minister Narendra Modi talks of his Gujarat...
  • Mumbai braces for 3-day water shortage 10-01-2011 09:22 AM

    Mumbai: South and Western suburbs of the city will face 10-100% water cuts starting on Monday. BMC is expected to begin work on replacing three main pipelines running between Bhandup and Matunga with a tunnel, causing these cuts. After the tunnel is installed, civic officials say that the water supply...
  • Gurgaon facing acute water shortage 10-05-2010 12:31 PM

    There may be a real estate boom but residents and urban planners are struggling with acute problems. ...
  • Mumbai faces brunt of water shortage 15-04-2010 10:51 AM

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  • Mumbai's Gudi padwa started with 35pc water cut 16-03-2010 07:21 PM

    Mumbaikers facing 35 pc water cut after pipeline burst. ...
  • More bad hot days ahead for North India 28-06-2009 03:22 PM

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  • Delhi reels under power, water shortage 26-06-2009 12:28 AM

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  • Water level at Bhakra Nangal dam drops dangerously 25-06-2009 03:10 AM

    The drop in the water level has raised the prospect of a power blackout. ...
  • Water crisis: Mumbai waits for rains 17-06-2009 01:22 PM

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  • Where there is a will, there is water 05-05-2009 05:25 PM

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  • Hapless villagers desert drought-stricken MP 09-05-2008 09:14 AM

    CNN-IBN cricket experts discuss the legality of the switch hit after England's Kevin Pietersen was warned by umpires during day three of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo. ...