Maharashtra Drought(Search results - 10)
Aug 16, 2016, 6:11 AM IST
Dream to make Maharashtra drought-free in five years: Aamir
At the 'Satyamev Jayate Water Cup Awards 2016', Bollywood actor Aamir Khan said it was his dream to make sure that the water crisis in Maharashtra was solved for good within the next five years.The competition judged water harvesting efforts of various villages.
May 24, 2016, 8:36 AM IST
Maharashtra Drought: SC refuses to cut water supply to Liquor industry
The Aurangabad Bench of the Bombay High Court had recently asked the state government to curtail water supply to the liquor industry by 60% from May 10, an order which will be operational until June 27.
May 11, 2016, 6:39 AM IST
Maharashtra villagers fight over Tendulkar's drought-relief fund
Former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's Rs.1 crore relief fund lies unused as drought-hit villagers fight among themselves for allocation
May 8, 2016, 4:56 AM IST
28K villages in Maharashtra hit by drought, CM seeks more funding
Maharashtra chief minister, Devendra Fadnavis has asked more funding for central schemes after PM Modi reviewed situation of the state
Apr 21, 2016, 12:43 PM IST
Water Scarcity kills two children in drought-hit Beed
An 11-year-old boy lost his life while trying to fetch water for family while a 12-year-old girl passed away suffering a heart attack
Apr 20, 2016, 4:05 AM IST
12-year-old dies of heat stroke; had gone to fetch water for family
She made five trips from her home to the nearest water pump which is 500 meters away from her village to fetch water. And on her fifth journey, she collapsed and died due to heat stroke.
Apr 19, 2016, 3:45 AM IST
Maharashtra drought: Cut down on beer, says Shiv Sena
Parts of Maharashtra is reeling under severe drought and political parties are questioning continuation of water supply to the breweries in the drought - hit areas.