User: rose_skyzen Topic: water pollution
Category: water pollution
Last updated: Mar 29 2017 21:54 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Railway laundry runs out of water, buys 10K litres of water daily 29.3.2017 TOI: Cities
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Bengaluru's Bellandur lake can heal the world 27.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Maybe we were wrong about Bellandur Lake all along. Given the interest that companies from UK, Israel and now Germany have shown, it seems the lake is not dead and decaying as we had earlier thought.
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Rs 1,400cr spent but CM finds Gomti Riverfront only 60% ready 27.3.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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School to introduce novel way for mitigating water pollution 24.3.2017 TOI: Cities
A novel initiative to battle the overpowering pollution levels by improvising traditional method of using Vetiver grass will be inaugurated on Friday at Perandoor Canal.
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Untreated industry effluents flow into waters of Godavari 24.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Untreated industrial effluents from the Tigrania estate have been spotted flowing into the Godavari below Swaminarayan bridge here.
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Sewage treatment plant: Locals on warpath 24.3.2017 TOI: Cities
The residents of Ramanthali near the Indian Naval Academy (INA) in Ezhimala are on the warpath again, in separate groups, over the contamination of the water in the locality, allegedly due to the sewage waste from the sewage treatment plant (STP) in the academy.
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SC ultimatum: KWA to start sewerage line works today 23.3.2017 TOI: Cities
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Peru's deadly floods ring alarm bell for Latin America cities 23.3.2017 TOI: Intl Business
PERU-FLOODS/WEATHER-CLIMATECHANGE (ANALYSIS):ANALYSIS-Peru's deadly floods ring alarm bell for Latin America cities
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Toxic foam from Varthur Lake chokes neighbourhood 23.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Those driving past Varthur bridge in east Bengaluru on Tuesday evening found themselves in the midst of a snowfall of sorts. But there was nothing to cheer about.
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Residents rue civic apathy as sewage takes over Khirki 23.3.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
The residents of Khirki village in south Delhi's Malviya Nagar are a troubled lot these days. The reason being the construction of a road on top of manholes, which has blocked the let-outs for sewage. As a result, flooding of toilets and drains inside houses as well as overflowing of sewage on roads have become a common occurrence. While people continue to grapple with this extremely unhygienic situation, complaints to the local MLA have borne no fruit yet. People living in houses numbered 179 to 182 have been facing this serious problem for the last 20 days. Their houses and the road outside have turned into putrid drains, posing a serious health risk to everybody. "Drains and toilets are overflowing, and we are living with this nasty smell of sewage. Cockroaches and other insects are breeding in this water. This is nauseating. We have been complaining about this for long but no action has been taken," resident Astha Saini said. The sewer lines in the locality were constructed in 1980 and were ...
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Minister of Railways Releases New Water Management Policy 22.3.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu released New Water Management Policy in Indian Railways and handed over GreenCo Certificates to Diesel Locomotive Works (Varanasi), Perambur Carriage Workshop (Chennai), Lalaguda Carriage Workshop (Hyderabad).
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CM points at water crisis in the state, asks people to use water judiciously 22.3.2017 TOI: Bangalore Times
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A 'snowfall' everyone wants to avoid in B'luru 22.3.2017 TOI: Home
While two-wheeler riders changed gears to steer away from it, those in cars raised windowpanes for safety. Reason: What commuters witnessed was toxic foam emerging from the nearby Varthur Lake, one of the most polluted water bodies in the city, giving a snowfall-like feel.
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Even in drought, these TN farmers script success 22.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Even as the entire state is in the grip of a severe drought, a small bunch of farmers in Mailam and surrounding villages in Villupuram district hold out some promise.
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Railways to buy recycled water from private players 19.3.2017 TOI: India
With the dual aim of conserving the precious resource and reducing its consumption, the Railways will unveil its water policy, a first for the national transporter, for extensive use of treated water from water treatment plants for non-drinking purposes.
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Varanasi: Clean ghats, unclean rivers 18.3.2017 Rediff: News
The challenges authorities face in cleaning Ganga and other holy rivers in Varanasi.
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Clean Ganga: Sewage treatment projects worth Rs 1,902 crore okayed 15.3.2017 ET: Infrastructure
13 projects will be developed in Uttarakhand, where new STPs will be set up and the existing ones will be upgraded, at a cost of around Rs 415 crore.
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Twenty projects worth Rs 1,900 Crore approved for swift implementation of Namami Gange Programme in Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand and Delhi 15.3.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Picking up pace, projects worth nearly Rs 1,900 crore have been approved by the Executive Committee (EC) of National Mission for Clean Ganga.
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BMC sits on Rs 61,510cr cash stash, yet services a mess Services a mess, but BMC sits on Rs 65,000cr cash pile 14.3.2017 TOI: Mumbai
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PHED appeals 9.3.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
PHED appeals
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