While 42% of India's land area is currently facing a drought, 88.11% of Punjab's districts and 76.02% of Haryana's are drought-resilient, according to a 2018 study published in Journal of Hydrology

Nearly 40-60% of the orange orchards in the Vidarbha region have gone completely dry.

India typically witnesses water scarcity during summer months, but the situation this year is particularly grim in western and southern states

The High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP), the network to mobilize political will for combating water-related disasters, has developed the “Principles on Investment and Financing for Water-related Disaster Risk Reduction,” acknowledged by the High-Level Panel on Water.

This study focuses on the drought conditions in India, since water problems are worsening in most parts of India especially in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra. Particularly Latur, a district in Marathwada region, has been confronting severe water shortage due to drying up of a major source of water i.e., Dhanegaon dam.

The crop-loan target for FY19 was Rs 58,324 crore for Maharashtra

Nearly two-thirds of the country's area has recorded either deficient or highly deficient rains

The increased occurrence of disastrous weather conditions has moved our country to intensify its actions in the fight against climate change.

Namibian financial services firm, PSG Wealth Management, said Wednesday that amid the significant slump in agricultural output, the current drought will affect water-intensive industries, such as b

Zambia will start electricity-supply restrictions immediately after one of the worst droughts on record caused plunging water levels at the hydropower dams it relies on for almost all its supplies,

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