"In the past 18 months we have had water for only eight months.

Humanity is devouring our planet’s resources in increasingly destructive volumes, according to a new study that reveals we have consumed a year’s worth of carbon, food, water, fibre, land and timbe

Mzimba — The water sector in the country has had its fair share of challenges especially in supplying adequate and safe water to large sections of the population.

Living standards for half of Indians may fall due to temperature change: Report

In view of impending potable water crisis in majority of States, the Centre seems to have found a ray of hope in the Gujarat Government’s month-old policy for ‘reusing treated waste water’.

Each drop must bring more crop and more of everything

The crisis is mainly being brought about by three specific factors: climate change, pollution and poor farming practices

East India is the most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change owing to its geographical and ecological diversity even though this region is least contributor in global warming.

Global warming is expected to make vegetables significantly scarcer around the world, unless new growing practices and resilient crop varieties are adopted, warned researchers.

The government said on Wednesday that the national state of disaster it declared in March over a drought that has ravaged parts of the country, had lapsed after significant rainfall.

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