Water Shortage(Search results - 15)
IndiaMay 28, 2020, 10:28 AM IST
India's heat, water woes and coronavirus add to miseries of lakhs of poor
Even before the coronavirus pandemic, water was in short supply for the 100 million people living in India's urban slums
IndiaFeb 17, 2020, 6:37 PM IST
Senior most AAP member in Bengaluru faces acute water shortage in his residential area
Senior AAP member Athmaram Gandhian is forced to shell out Rs 420 on an average daily to get access to water as the delayed pipeline works in HAL 3rd stage area have angered the residents in Bengaluru
INDIAJun 29, 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Water theft plagues Bengaluru as board struggles to arrest loss
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is suffering a loss as almost 45% of its water is unaccounted for. From ageing pipes to unchecked illegal water connections, the BWSSB needs to do a lot to keep its coffers healthy.
NEWSJun 28, 2019, 1:37 PM IST
Will Karnataka govt ban construction of new apartments in Bengaluru due to water shortage?
With more apartment complexes and building coming up in the city, there is a lack of provision for clean water for drinking and domestic purposes. Builders and developers in the city hand over keys to residents without even taking care of this basic necessity
NEWSJun 26, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
Karnataka to release 40.43 TMC water to Tamil Nadu: Cauvery Water Management Authority
Several parts of Tamil Nadu are grappling with acute water shortage. The Centre had, last month, issued a drought advisory to the state in the backdrop of depleting water levels in its reservoirs.
NEWSJun 6, 2019, 1:54 PM IST
JDS leaders Revanna, Saravana pray for rain at Gavi Gangadhareshwara temple in Bengaluru
The Muzrai department of Karnataka government directed all temples coming under it to conduct 'Parjanya' prayers to appease rain Gods. JD(S) and Congress leaders are taking part in these prayers across Karnataka.
NEWSApr 5, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
HD Kumaraswamy's visit to all drought-hit districts failed, RTI report reveals
With districts such as Chitradurga and Yadgiri facing severe water shortage, state chief minister had failed to visit such areas and provide alternatives for the people
Mar 13, 2017, 8:12 AM IST
Water crisis: BWSSB struggles to maintain regular supply, dry summer ahead for city
Despite promising uninterrupted water supply to the city, the ground reality this summer is far from what was promised. Residents in several parts of Bengaluru are complaining of water shortage and contaminated supply. Will summer for the city be marred by a water crisis?
Feb 9, 2017, 3:29 PM IST
Bengaluru's water shortage may invite wild animals to your homes
Forest officials and experts have warned people not to get closer to elephants and block their movement in elephant corridors in Karnataka. Doing so can have a fatal outcome as it can enrage the otherwise peaceful animal.
Feb 8, 2017, 2:16 PM IST
With dams dry, will Bengaluru be forced to drink its dirty lakes?
With no water in dams, environmental activists fear that now Bengaluru's lakes will be plundered and dirty water will be supplied to residents. After all, the pathetic condition of our lakes is known to all.
Jan 18, 2017, 9:32 AM IST
Drought compels Kerala to keep vigil on water resources
Many areas in hill ranges are already facing acute shortage of drinking water and IMD has warned that the state will not get significant rainfall till March
Nov 19, 2016, 6:24 AM IST
Bengaluru to go thirsty by new year, BWSSB warns
The Chairman of the BWSSB fears that the city's water needs have vastly outstripped supply, even as close to half the water goes to waste, unaccounted.
Sep 14, 2016, 12:47 PM IST
Karnataka will try to convince SC about water shortage: Minister
If Tamil Nadu asks for more Cauvery water Karnataka will be in a 'very big' crisis said Karnataka's Water Resources Minister