Effective implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission can help foster capability of rural local bodies

JJM exemplifies principles of decentralised governance by emphasising community …

Delhi’s water woes: Megacity should control wastage, regulate industrial usage & address disparity to combat shortage

Beneath the technical nitty-gritties of the water supply in the national capital lies an …

Zanzibar’s water crisis needs strategic interventions and collaborative efforts

India can support Zanzibar in testing and replicating our sustainable WASH models, …

Stark difference in reality and records, as rural India faces major challenges in managing greywater

On paper, 92.4% villages are ODF Plus, but ground mapping shows most only have poorly …

Greywater issues plague this Haryana village struggling with polluted groundwater, treatment woes

Sewage released into pond stink up entire village, but tests of samples show water fit for …

Thirsty in paradise: Water crises are a growing problem across the Caribbean islands

Changing precipitation patterns & droughts, rapid urbanisation & …

Securing water for Delhi: Looking beyond the numbers game

MPD 2041 proposes several measures but lacks specificity in prioritisation and actionable …

Venus is losing water faster than previously thought — here’s what that could mean for the early planet’s habitability

Figuring out how, when and why Venus lost its water helps planetary scientists understand …

Why do floods & droughts simultaneously ravage India? Expert offers explanation, solutions

The primary reason for the floods is the insufficient number of waterbodies

Water to water, not water to waste

Water supply must be linked to the system of sanitation and wastewater generation

Groundwater quality can be improved even when mixed with nitrate-laden surface water: Study

Samples containing nitrate had higher microbial activity than those without it

Bengaluru’s water future

Water supply must be affordable. Only then can it be sustainable

Bengaluru water crisis: Their suggestions ignored for over a decade, two hydrogeologists prescribe an immediate solution

The cumulative impact of these measures would meet the water requirement of 14 million …

Access to water is a crisis for the powerless

Fair access to water is an issue for millions of people in India. Who controls access and …

Bengaluru is battling a crisis, but it must leverage water for peace

Sound urban planning is needed to avert such crises

Bengaluru only needs urgent institutional makeover of its water utilities

The Silicon Valley of India is facing a groundwater crisis

Bengaluru water crisis: How use of RO purifiers is reversing efforts to save water

Amid the institutional & personal attempts to save water in Bengaluru, an obvious …

Bengaluru today, your city tomorrow

India’ third-most populous urban area is just another city that is being shown the …

World Wetlands Day 2024: Before we save them, we have to know where they actually are

Correct mapping and boundary demarcation are critical steps in the wetland restoration process

An ancient system that could bring water to dry areas

An ancient system of drawing water from aquifers “qanat system” could help …

In a corner of Bangladesh, manual scavenging is impacting a treatment plant’s sustainability

Manual scavenging is still the mainstay of faecal sludge management in Lalmonirhat near the …

Amazon basin is in transition to an anthropogenic disturbance-dominated regime, mainly driven by globalisation

International support is urgently needed to strengthen national efforts to increase …