Veolia bags 'award', denounced for practices in IndiaThe world's largest water company was awarded the 2013 Pinocchio Award.
India's Wapcos signs contract with Zimbabwe under LOCThe contract envisages enhancement of pumping capacity for a power plant.
New methodology to monetize 'blue risks' unveiled in Asia
Glacier melt to reduce water supplies in the Himalayas
'India, Mid-East to face greater water stress than other regions'
Gujarat farmers: Robbed of water
668 mn more people risk water scarcity on global warming
Stockholm Statement calls on the UN for SDG on water
Greenpeace prods global inventors for green pump
CII-Triveni Water Institute Chairman Dhruv Sawhney says the institute is promoting water efficiency within industry and plans to take it down to the village pradhan level in coming years.
Water refugees, farmers' suicides, poverty, hunger, malnutrition, water scarcity, droughts, floods, soil erosion, water-borne diseases, energy shortage, unemployment to farm workforce, unhygienic environment are major water-related miseries in India.
President Pranab Mukherjee raised the pitch for increasing water use efficiency across sectors.
Investment in India, by large conglomerates, is stalling due to poor basic infrastructure including water supply.
President of India Pranab Mukherjee said pricing mechanism should act as incentive to save water.
The theme this year is 'Efficient management of water: Challenges and opportunities'