Advertisement

  • News
  • Columns
  • Interviews
  • BW Communities
  • Events
  • BW TV
  • Subscribe to Print
  • Editorial Calendar 19-20

Latest Articles in water crisis

UN Report Warns Of Global Water Crisis Amid Climate Change

Among the actions recommended by the report were better warning systems for flood- and drought-prone areas that can identify, for example, when a river is expected to swell.

Read More

Delhi Bjp Stages Protest Near Arvind Kejriwal's Residence Over Water Crisis

Delhi Jal Board vice-chairman Raghav Chadha had alleged that the Haryana government was releasing less water than prescribed for the national capital, thereby creating a shortage in some parts of the city.

Read More

Asian Water Crisis & Good Practices

Unplanned development – rapid growth in urban sprawl, unwieldy urban migration and densification, has led to unwarranted groundwater extraction.

Read More

The Asian Water Crisis and Good Practices

Apart from decentralized rainwater harvesting, check dams, desalination technology, drip irrigation, crops that can tolerate saline water, solar panel research, greenhouses and hydroponic technology, it is also important to ensure that industrial and domestic water is treated and recycled to the best possible international standards.

Read More

Waterless World .

How melting Himalayan glaciers and Chennai’s dry taps are connected

Read More

Will India Too Lose Its Lifeline?

The drought in Cape Town has set alarm bells ringing across the world, especially in India, where depletion of ground water is rampant. Are Indian cities in peril, asks Avishek Banerjee

Read More

Water Crisis, Food Security Amidst Climate Change In India

The continuous rise in the temperature poses a significant impact on water resources. Therefore harnesses the potential for devastating effects on agriculture and food security leading to intensifying poverty

Read More

‘We Need To Ensure Farmers Have Access To Water And They Use It Efficiently’

Government can only solve the serious water problem with the active and enthusiastic participation of the private sector and civil society

Read More

Environment: Water Crisis

Poor monsoons have resulted in a water crisis with over one-third of the 91 reservoirs across the country being filled below capacity

Read More

Water Scarcity

Population growth and climate change are creating a new, more challenging world. Let's be ready for a severe crisis in the coming decades

Read More

Can Big Data Be Used To Address India's Growing Water Crisis?

For India, one of the world's most water stressed nations, the day hardly registers a blip in the overall national consciousness

Read More

Economies Could Shrink By Mid-century Due To Scarce Water

Global warming can cause extreme floods and droughts and can mean snowfall is replaced by rain, with higher evaporation rates, say experts

Read More

'Water Train' Reaches Drought-Hit Latur

The water supply by train will provide some relief to Maharashtra's parched region battling its worst drought

Read More