With the onset of summer season, drinking water crisis has also started giving a tough to the citizens here.

Agra: The state government has sanctioned funds to install 150 water hand pumps in urban areas of the city.

Based on primary data collected from 105 farming households spread across three districts and nine villages of central Punjab, this study examines groundwater depletion and consequent shifts of the farmers from centrifugal to submersible pumps. It also documents adaptation strategies of farmers in response to groundwater depletion. Owing to groundwater depletion, borewell deepening started in the 1980s and was witnessed on almost all the farms by the mid-1990s.

To encourage the use of renewable energy in the state, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has decided to set up 2,000 tubewells based on solar energy.

Farmers opposed drive against sewage farming undertaken by district administration near Shahpura here on Sunday.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Vijender Singh Vs. MoEF & Ors. dated 01/12/2014 regarding extraction of underground water, Haryana. The Tribunal also directed the Administrator of HUDA to file an Affidavit clearly stating as to whether it is supplying water to any of the sectors which have been referred to by the Applicant in the Application and to any of the projects in all the Sectors mentioned in the Application.

NEW DELHI: The Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked for Haryana government's response to a PIL alleging rampant illegal extraction of groundwater in Gurgaon allegedly because of nexus between bu

The state this year witnessed a deficit monsoon to the tune of 50 per cent.

The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to monitor the supply of water to Dwarka sub-city by installing flow meters in the command tanks, which get water fro

A third of the poorest urban population had exclusive supply of drinking water in 2012 against 28.5% in 2008-09

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