NATIONAL WATER POLICY 2012

  • Increase water use efficiency, says Pranab Mukherjee October 28, 2013

    New Delhi: India is home to 17 per cent of the global population but has only four per cent of water resource, and so it is vital to focus on water use efficiency, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Monday. Speaking at the India Water Forum in New Delhi, Mukherjee said due...
  • 'Filmmakers should avoid hurting public sentiments' February 1, 2013

    Chennai: Amid a raging controversy over Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam', Tamil Nadu Government on February 1 said filmmakers should show "due respect" for sensitivities of people while making films like 'Dam 999' and warned it will "not spare anybody who tries to whipup communal passions." In his address to the Tamil...