Lt-Governor Najeeb Jung has cleared a proposal to set up “pay-and-use” water ATMs in water- starved slums and resettlement colonies of Delhi.

The answer to Delhi’s perennial water crisis could lie in two successful public-private partnership (PPP) models — one in Nagpur, Maharashtra, and the other in the twin cities of Hubli and Dharwad

Two back-to-back meetings between Delhi and Haryana on Monday failed to break the deadlock over the supply of water to the Capital, as the crisis deepened with the three treatment plants continuing