Sewage

  • Three workers die of suffocation after falling in Max hospital's septic tank 03-12-2013 03:28 PM

    Three people including a supervisor died of suffocation after falling in a septic tank in Dehradun, police said. The incident took place on Monday when the two workers Akshay and Rakesh fell in the septic tank of Max hospital while cleaning it, their supervisor Manmohan also got inside the tank...
  • Congress demands Delhi's mayors' resignation 21-07-2013 04:46 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's parliamentary secretary Mukesh Sharma on Saturday said the mayors of the three civic agencies should resign for poor preparedness for the downpour that brought the capital to its knees. "It is because of the corruption and carelessness of the the BJP-ruled civic agencies...
  • Record floods reach Budapest, Suzuki halts plant 10-06-2013 06:56 AM

    Budapest: The river Danube was set to reach record levels in Budapest on Sunday night and dikes have been strengthened at critical points to protect the capital from flooding, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said. Tens of thousands of people have been forced to leave their homes and there have been...
  • Now, 'Poo-Gloos' that can eat all sewage 10-01-2011 03:28 PM

    Washington: Scientists have developed a new cheap igloo-shaped, pollution-eating device that can clean up sewage just as effectively as multimillion-dollar treatment facilities. Developed by researchers at the University of Utah, the sewage-eating device, called 'Poo-Gloos', use a thriving bacterial biofilm to consume pollutants from sewage lagoons. It consists of a...
  • Aamir Khan honoured with Padma Bhushan 25-01-2010 05:22 PM

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  • Watch: Use technology to get pure drinking water 26-09-2009 07:45 PM

    A lot of waste is present in the water you drink. ...
  • CJ takes Mumbai's municipal authorities head on 24-06-2009 01:18 PM

    CJ Pradeep Bhatia has had enough of clogged sewage lines. ...
  • A sewage treatment plant churns out gold as byproduct 24-02-2009 11:59 AM

    In high priced gold market, the waste equals nearly US $200, 000 a year. ...
  • Electrifying idea: CJ uses water to save electricity 15-05-2008 04:01 PM

    Mohali: Despite winning their last game against them, Kings XI Punjab's captain and coach Adam Gilchrist feels that Mumbai Indians are a dangerous side. Mumbai is a dangerous side. They are an all-round side with quality players and star-studded line-up, Gilchrist said on the eve of his team's return-leg clash...
  • Wheels India responds, denies polluting Chennai 06-02-2008 04:02 PM

    Mumbai: After the sponsors of the annual Border-Gavaskar Scholarship pulled-out, the Australia-India Council (AIC) has put an end to the annual visit of young Indian cricketers to the Australian Centre of Excellence in Brisbane after a decade of its existence. Although the Indian Cricket Board was not directly involved in...
  • CJ fights against industrial waste in residential area 01-02-2008 12:21 PM

    Port of Spain: West Indies skipper Darren Sammy blamed the 16-run defeat against India in the lone Twenty20 match on playing too many dot balls. The hosts, while chasing 160 to win, did not score off 50 balls, which amounts to 40 per cent of the balls at their disposal....
  • Threat of cholera looming large over Bangalore 30-01-2008 11:38 PM

    Belfast: Ireland will be aiming to level the two match one day international (ODI) series against Pakistan as they two teams clash for the second time in three days at the Civil Service Cricket Club in Stormont, Belfast. The visitors won the first ODI comprehensively by seven wickets after Ireland...
  • Sewage flood in northern Gaza kills 4 27-03-2007 09:07 PM

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  • 30 Minutes: The Ganga is dying 24-03-2007 12:49 AM

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  • No moksha for Ganga in Varanasi 18-11-2006 09:32 AM

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