Union Budget 2020-21: Half-hearted effort to revive rivers, including Ganga

Fund allocation dips for Namami Gange and National River Conservation Plan  

Budget 2020-21: Experts hope water security will be in focus again

Fund allocations must be clearly defined, they say

Budget 2020-21: Will MGNREGA become an overarching rural development scheme

The upcoming budget will see many schemes being brought under the rural employment …

In the future there will be more rain, but less water, in the Nile Basin

About 250 million people are reliant on the Nile’s waters in Ethiopia, Uganda, South …

Yet another seer sits on fast-unto-death for Ganga

Bihar girl Padmavati demands action against mining, stricter norms for dams

Look back at the decade: Water Scarcity

In this series to highlight what was crucial in the second decade of the new millenium we …

Modi flags off groundwater scheme

Part of Centre's water push along with plan to connect households to pipe network

Indus river system among world’s most vulnerable water towers: Study

The research, which looked at 78 global water towers, said they were at risk, mostly due to …

Sukapaika: Death of a river

How embankments have killed Odisha’s Sukapaika river that was the lifeline of over 0.…

Water bodies cannot be diverted for industries: Supreme Court

It is illegal to allow a few to take over invaluable community resources, apex court says

4 out of 10 rural households travel every day for drinking water

10.5 per cent rural households spend over 30 minutes to get water every day

Nearly 80 per cent Indian households without piped water connection

In rural India, close to 90 per cent households do not have piped connections

No relief to RO companies from Supreme Court

Apex court does not take cognizance of BIS report on water quality

Scheme to interlink rivers on fast track, govt tells Parliament

Work on at least four such projects is set to start soon as the detailed project reports …

Big leap ahead for India's sanitation economy

Four-day summit in Pune gathers experts and businesses

Uttarakhand dams jeopardise Ganga's free flow

Two private and one government owners of dams on the Ganga refuse to follow the upcoming …

Meat industry worst among food-based industries in terms of water management

New report says meat firms pollute groundwater and overuse water to farm their products

River deltas are 'drowning', threatening hundreds of millions of people

Better management of river sediment is vital to improve the outlook for the world’s deltas

Mekong's water levels fall as new Laos dam begins operations

The water levels in Southeast Asia’s great river have fallen to their lowest in 100 years

How drug resistance spreads in urban environment

Pharmaceutical and personal care product residues were directly associated with raw sewage

Bihar to pipe Ganga water to three cities

Gaya, Rajgir, Nawada suffer drinking water shortage

Continuing monsoon: Live storage of all Indian reservoirs now 88 % of their capacity

However, Tripura and Nagaland are still facing a deficit in their reservoirs