Tag: Water

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  • Harsh winter, heavy snowfall have recharged Ice Stupas in Ladakh

    Harsh winter, heavy snowfall have recharged Ice Stupas in Ladakh

    These artificial glaciers provide abundant water during summers in the Phayang and adjoining areas of Ladakh where the temperature was hovering around -20 degrees Celsius.

    January 22, 2020
  • Water Wars

    Water Wars

    If the report of the California-based Pacific Institute thinktank is any indication, the crippling scarcity of water, almost the world over, has doubled water-related violence during the decade that has just gone by (2010-19).

    January 6, 2020
  • AAP lists good education, free health facility among top achievements ahead of state elections

    AAP lists good education, free health facility among top achievements ahead of state elections

    The Aam Aadmi Party won 67 out of 70 seats in the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections.

    December 24, 2019
  • Water wars

    Water wars

    Water, on the other hand, is a credible poll issue that will resonate with the nearly two crore population of Delhi.

    November 24, 2019
  • Water of India~III

    Water of India~III

    Water stress causes poverty, diseases, food and energy insecurity, migration and political and social tensions, terrorism, hampers economic development, reduces trade and export opportunities. Access to safe water and sanitation are fundamental to sustainable livelihood.

    November 19, 2019
  • Water of India~II

    Water of India~II

    As India's water crisis worsens, environmental damage will intensify leading to serious harm to the country's biodiversity, and ecological balance. Red flags have already been raised over the cumulative impact of climate change, increasing temperatures, and change in hydrology due to dams and river diversion. Sedimentation and reduction in nutrients carried by the rivers can be altered by linking rivers.

    November 18, 2019
  • ‘Won’t allow our share of water to flow into Pakistan,’ assures PM Modi at Haryana rally

    ‘Won’t allow our share of water to flow into Pakistan,’ assures PM Modi at Haryana rally

    Addressing a rally in poll-bound Haryana's Charki Dadri, PM Modi said that for 70 years, the water which belonged to India and the farmers of Haryana flowed to Pakistan.

    October 15, 2019
  • Earth’s Exploitation

    Earth’s Exploitation

    The dawn of the industrial era has harmed nature and its resources which were randomly exploited for many decades without restoring the earth to its natural state. Nature has been exploited in order to meet the demands for material needs of the people and to make money. These actions are said to be the major reasons for the worsening of environmental pollution. It has affected both the air and water. Development work must be carried out without excessive exploitation.

    September 21, 2019
  • Purify water but keep nutrients

    Purify water but keep nutrients

    Water is also the source of sodium, responsible for maintaining extracellular electrolytic balance.

    August 20, 2019
  • No change in date of paddy transplantation: Punjab CM

    No change in date of paddy transplantation: Punjab CM

    The Chief Minister said he would soon convene an all-party meeting to evolve a comprehensive strategy to arrest the reckless use of groundwater in the state, and to change the cropping pattern to ensure water conservation.

    August 5, 2019
  • Drum beats to make people use less water

    Drum beats to make people use less water

    "Water wastage is a regular phenomenon here. Recently, municipality officials surveyed the places and decided to set up corks on the taps," the sources added.

    July 3, 2019
  • Stay hydrated this summer

    Stay hydrated this summer

    In order to keep yourself away from Urinary Tract Infection, consume lots of fluids.

    June 25, 2019
  • Creating water from air possible using solar-powered device

    Creating water from air possible using solar-powered device

    The technology requires only solar power, is compact and can still produce enough water to meet the daily needs of an average household, researchers said.

    March 15, 2019
  • India will stop its share of water flowing into Pakistan: Nitin Gadkari

    India will stop its share of water flowing into Pakistan: Nitin Gadkari

    The decision follows the suicide bombing in Kashmir carried out by a terrorist of the Pak-based JeM which killed 44 CRPF troopers.

    February 21, 2019
  • Reduce weight and belly fat by drinking infused water

    Reduce weight and belly fat by drinking infused water

    Water is non-caloric, when infused with some healthy natural ingredients it becomes the key to detoxify the body and budge the weighing scale.

    October 3, 2018
  • Man drinks water used to wash BJP MP’s feet | Politician cites Krishna in defence

    Man drinks water used to wash BJP MP’s feet | Politician cites Krishna in defence

    Nishikant Dubey, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Jharkhand’s Godda, has landed himself in a controversy after a video showing a supporter drinking the water with which he had washed the parliamentarian’s feet surfaced.

    September 17, 2018
  • Biplab Deb: Ducks can help raise oxygen levels in water

    Biplab Deb: Ducks can help raise oxygen levels in water

    Deb plans to distribute 50,000 ducklings to fishermen

    August 28, 2018