User: tushargupta101 Topic: Water
Category: Drinking-Water :: Quality
Last updated: Jul 21 2017 17:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Students deprived of potable water 21.7.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Dry kiosks, thirsty pilgrims 20.7.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Water kiosks along Swami Ayyappan Road to Sannidhanam have gone kaput
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‘All should get safe drinking water at a minimum cost’ 16.7.2017 Hindu: Home
DRDO official says 5% of India’s population is deprived of safe water
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Hike in diarrhoea cases mocks ODF claim 13.7.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
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'More than 4bn people worldwide lack safe water, sanitation' 13.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Around 4.4 billion people lack safely managed sanitation and around 2.1 billion lack access to safe, readily available water at home, a new report by the WHO and Unicef has revealed.
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2.1 billion people lack safe drinking water at home, more than twice as many lack safe sanitation 13.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Geneva [Switzerland]/New York[United States], July 13 : Some three in ten people worldwide, or 2.1 billion, lack access to safe, readily available water at home, and 6 in 10, or 4.5 billion, lack safely managed sanitation, according to a new report by WHO and UNICEF.
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2.1 billion people lack safe drinking water at home, more than twice as many lack safe sanitation 13.7.2017 DNA: Health
The Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) report, Progress on drinking water, sanitation and hygiene: 2017 update and Sustainable Development Goal baselines, presents the first global assessment of ?
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Viral fever: vigil stepped up in rural areas 12.7.2017 Hindu: News
The health and revenue officials continue to have a vigil in the rural areas where reports of people getting affected by viral fever are pouring in. Apart from the health officials, revenue officials ...
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Purified water from Porur lake to quench Chennai’s thirst 11.7.2017 TOI: Chennai
Water from the Porur lake will quench the thirst of city residents living in Valasaravakkam, KK Nagar and Alandur as the Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday launched a drinking water project that will involve purification of 40 lakh litres of water daily.
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How safe is the packaged water? 9.7.2017 Hindu: National
Experts say the government has not come forward to regulate packaging units
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Concern over quality of bottled water 7.7.2017 Deccan Herald - Analysis
When consumers buy bottled water, they assume it to be safe and healthy. Bus stands, railway stations, picnic spots and cricket stadiums are making roaring business in selling water, the cost of which is more than the cost of milk. The turnover of the bottled water industry is estimated to be around Rs 3,000 crore. But seldom consumers think about the quality of the bottled water. It appears that there is no end for exploiting the consumers in the name of supplying safe packaged drinking water. Ever since the packaged or bottled water industry started functioning, there is a series of studies by the government and independent laboratories which have highlighted the dangers of bottled water. Despite making it mandatory for bottled water manufacturers to obtain the ISI mark from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), and stringent quality measures prescribed by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), consumers continue to be sold with impure and unsafe water. Some years ago, the ...
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Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink… Amid flood,... 7.7.2017 Kangla Online
Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink… Amid flood,...
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Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink... Amid flood, drinking water scarcity hits valley 7.7.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink... Amid flood, drinking water scarcity hits valley
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Modi sees desalination plant demo in Israel 6.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accompanied by his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, on Thursday witnessed a demonstration of sea water purification at a desalination plant here.
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Haryana to install ROs, solar panels in all government schools 5.7.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Delay in implementing 'Shuddha Neeru' irks ZP members 4.7.2017 deccanherald.com
The delay in the implementation of 'Shuddha Neeru,' which was touted as a panacea for the drinking water crisis in rural areas, irked the zilla panchayat members here at zilla panchayat meeting on Tuesday. The project entailed installation of Reverse Osmosis (RO) machines to ensure that people were provided pure drinking water. However, due to the negligence of the authorities, the work has not been completed in the district. Even at places where the work has been completed, the machines have become defunct, the members said. An official from Karnataka Rural Infrastructure Development Ltd (KRIDL) said that at a few places the coin box machine and the RO machines have a few technical problems, which are being set right. Machines have been repaired two to three times in the past wherever it has been installed. Responding to it, Chief Whip of the Government in Legislative Council Ivan D'Souza said he will discuss the issue with District In-charge Minister Ramanath Rai as well as the deputy commissioner and ...
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Israeli collaboration ensures drinking water to water-starved Chennai 4.7.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Nemmeli Desalination Plant spreads over 20 acres between the ECR and the sea
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7 suspected Dengue cases detected 4.7.2017 Kangla Online
7 suspected Dengue cases detected
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Haryana government schools to get RO water purifiers 4.7.2017 Education
The Haryana government on Tuesday said it will install Reverse Osmosis (RO) water purifier systems in all government schools in the state to provide purified drinking water to students.
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Netanyahu receives PM Modi in Tel Aviv 4.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Netanyahu receives PM Modi in Tel Aviv
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