Water

  • 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...
  • CJ Madhevraj highlights the polluted condition of a lake in Bangalore 02-02-2014 12:43 PM

    CJ Madhevraj reports on the polluted state of a fresh water lake in Bangalore. The condition of Varthur Lake is deteriorating all thanks to the unfiltered sewage that flows into it. ...
  • AAP keeps its poll promise, gives 20k litres water free per connection 30-12-2013 10:49 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi has fulfilled its poll promise by providing 20,000 litres of free water per household starting from January 1, 2014. New appointed Delhi Jal Board CEO Vijay Kumar announced the decision and said, "All the domestic consumers having metered connection will get 20 kilolitres...
  • Video Volunteers: A School Without Water 04-08-2013 03:16 PM

    In this clip from the India Unheard series, Video Volunteers locate a school in Odisha that has no working hand pump. Unhygienic conditions prevail, say students. ...
  • Ground report: Mandakini still above danger mark in Uttarakhand 21-06-2013 11:05 AM

    There is only trail of destruction in Sumari village of Uttarakhand. The village was flooded on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. The Mandakini's water level is still above the danger mark. ...
  • Watch: Yamuna above danger mark, 400 tents being put up for rehabilitation 19-06-2013 10:56 AM

    All eyes on the Yamuna which is at its highest level in 35 years after water was released from Harayana's Hathinikund barrage. ...
  • Watch: Cars swept away as floods wreak havoc in Uttarakhand 19-06-2013 08:29 AM

    Thousands of tourists remain stranded in Chamoli, Uttarakhand and the water current is so strong that several cars have been swept away. ...
  • CJ Vimlendu draws attention to pollution in Yamuna 09-06-2013 09:43 PM

    Environmentalist, Vimlendu Jha turns CJ to explain the pollution levels in Yamuna. He takes a walk along the river bank to get a reality check and tells us how the waters are polluted in Delhi. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Are both Rahul and Modi development models riddled with holes? 18-04-2013 11:13 PM

    While nothing much has changed in Amethi despite Rahul Gandhi's numerous visits and promises, in Narendra Modi's vibrant Gujarat, nearly 4,000 villages face an acute water crisis. ...
  • 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. ...
  • FTN: Is it too much to ask for a dry Holi? 26-03-2013 11:50 PM

    It's tough to imagine Holi with no water, but that is exactly what Mumbai is aspiring to do this year. An extreme water crisis in the state has prompted various institutions in the city to try and do their bit during this festival. ...
  • Mumbai: Parents ask their kids to save water, play dry Holi 26-03-2013 03:27 PM

    An extreme water crisis in Maharashtra has prompted various institutions and residents in Mumbai to try and do their bit during the festival of Holi. ...
  • CJs say no to water wastage this Holi 25-03-2013 04:01 PM

    This festive season we are looking at saying no to water wastage, will you be playing a waterless Holi? ...
  • Media misguiding people, used very less water for Holi celebrations: Asaram 18-03-2013 08:07 PM

    Asaram Bapu has come under flak for indulging in pre-Holi celebrations wasting tonnes of water even as Maharashtra reels under its worst drought in over four decades. ...
  • Maharashtra drought: Water being diverted to breweries, alleges Leader of Oppn 12-03-2013 05:46 PM

    Leader of Opposition Vinod Tawde alleged that water was being diverted to breweries instead of giving it to farmers. ...
  • Delhi gangrape protest: Angry crowds demand justice 23-12-2012 04:36 PM

    Scenes of angry citizens carrying the national flag and shouting slogans continued on Sunday afternoon amidst police crackdown. ...
  • CJ battles to save Varanasi's Ponds 10-12-2011 08:43 PM

    75 year-old CJ Surendra Gaur has been trying to save Varanasi's dying ponds for the past 10 years ...
  • Heavy rain lashes Delhi; claims one life 09-09-2011 11:51 AM

    Heavy rainfall has also caused water levels in the Yamuna river to rise near the danger mark. ...
  • Heavy rainfall lashes several states across India 12-08-2011 09:22 PM

    Delhi witnessed heavy rains for the third consecutive day, leading to water logging in many areas. ...
  • Citizen fights against water mafia 17-07-2011 12:47 AM

    Anurag Hazari turns citizen journalist to expose the doings of the water mafia. ...
  • Things get steamy at the MTV Movie Awards 07-06-2011 10:00 AM

    Things got steamy at the MTV Movie Award ceremony on Sunday and the 'Twilight Saga: Eclipse' eclipsed the other nominees and made a clean sweep. ...
  • Now Showing: Catch the latest movie reviews 07-05-2011 11:29 AM

    Rajeev Masand brings you the reviews of 'Luv Ka The End', 'Haunted', 'Fast Five' and 'Water for Elephants'. ...
  • Friday releases: Fast Five and Haunted - 3D 06-05-2011 09:15 AM

    If you do plan to hit the theatres this Friday, then there's quite a selection to choose from. The movies releasing this Friday are Water for Elephants, Fast Five and Haunted 3-D. ...
  • Citizen Journalist fights for clean drinking water 30-04-2011 01:40 PM

    Citizen journalist, Indrani Chaterjee exposes the lack of clean drinking water. ...
  • Delhi superbug: Are we in denial? 13-04-2011 10:02 PM

    Dr R Laxminarayan and Dr Devi Shetty speak to CNN-IBN about Lancet Journal's NDM-1 superbug study. ...
  • Govt to look into Lancet's superbug study findings 11-04-2011 09:18 AM

    The government has formed a scientific committee to look into the findings of the study. It is also working on the National Antibiotic Policy which includes restrictions on usage of third and fourth generation antibiotics, continuous monitoring of drug resistance cases and over the counter sale of antibiotics in pharmacies....
  • Twilight hearthrob, Robert Pattinson has new fans 06-04-2011 10:53 AM

    Twilight star Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon talk about their latest film 'Water for Elephants.' ...
  • Mumbai sexual abuse: British paedophiles surrender 21-03-2011 03:09 PM

    Duncan Grant and Allan Waters were convicted in for sexual abuse of minor boys at the Anchorage Shelter Home in Colaba in Mumbai. ...
  • Japan: radiation contaminates food and milk 21-03-2011 07:48 AM

    The Japanese government has issued an advisory to a village near Fukushima Daiichi plant not to drink tap water, due to elevated levels of radioactive iodine. ...