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    People of a semi-arid Rajasthan village battle Coca Cola

    The story isn't new. It is about Coca Cola exploiting groundwater resources at its bottling plant in Kaladera. What will hopefully be new is how the story finally ends.

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    Amita Bhaduri posted 3 days ago

    Irrigation systems of Himachal threatened by hydropower projects

    Small hydro-power projects thought to be least damaging threaten the very existence of Kuhls, the source of water for irrigation. It's no wonder that young Kohlis prefer government jobs to farming.

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    sabitakaushal posted 3 days ago

    House of solutions

    Rahul Banerjee, a scientist and researcher, has created sustainable and environmentally friendly home-based solutions to manage his own water supply and sanitation issues in Indore.

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    makarandpurohit posted 5 days ago

    Budget 2014: A water perspective

    How much money has been allocated to the different aspects of water like watershed development, Ganga rejuvenation, inland navigation etc? Experts comment on the implications and the proposed actions.

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    sabitakaushal posted 5 days ago

    Ripples of Sukhomajri

    Sukhomajri village, the model of watershed development, is today a witness to man's changing priorities which is separating him from his environment. The video tells the full story.

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    Manu Moudgil posted 5 days ago

    Parliament gives nod to Polavaram irrigation project

    Policy matters this week

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    swati posted 1 week 1 day ago

    Indian monsoon under recovery mode

    News this week

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    swati posted 1 week 1 day ago

    31% of Bangalore's groundwater not drinkable

    Garbage dumping in lakes has upped nitrate levels and also caused a decline in groundwater quality. While urbanisation is the main cause, civic agencies failure and citizens apathy are also to blame.

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    Prarthana Vishal posted 1 week 1 day ago

    Holi-Bajoli hydropower project shifts banks

    A group of women in Himachal protest the shifting of a hydel project from the right bank to the left of the Ravi river. While it may seem like a simple 'side' issue, the truth is far more complex.

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    Manu Moudgil posted 1 week 2 days ago

    Union Budget 2014-15 sets aside Rs. 2037 crore for Ganga's revival

    Policy matters this week

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    swati posted 2 weeks 1 day ago

    Small hydels: Are they really clean, green and safe?

    As the number of hydro projects in the serene state of Himachal Pradesh grow, it is time to analyse how safe they really are.

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    Kesang Thakur posted 2 weeks 5 days ago

    Mark no-go zones for hydel projects in Sultej basin: CEIA

    Policy matters this week

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    swati posted 3 weeks 1 day ago

    June 2014: The driest June in 113 years!

    News this week

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    swati posted 3 weeks 1 day ago

    Teachings of the East Calcutta Wetlands

    A self-organising sewage management system where fish and vegetables are grown, the wetlands earlier known as the Salt Lakes, teach how to live creatively with nature.

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    sabitakaushal posted 3 weeks 2 days ago

    Genocide by indifference

    The people of Chaubari, Uttar Pradesh have lived alongside and have depended on the Ramganga river for generations. Now, an upcoming barrage is poised to wipe them out.

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    chicu posted 3 weeks 2 days ago

    A water supply system that even Delhi would envy

    Indwalgaon in Uttarakhand harnessed available government resources to move from a water-deficit to a water-adequate state, thanks to its Pradhan Madanlal.

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    chicu posted 3 weeks 3 days ago

    Think again before you order shark fin soup!

    India is the second largest shark catching nation in the world and among the biggest shark fin exporters worldwide. Sadly, that's not a statistic to be proud of.

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    Hamsa Iyer posted 3 weeks 6 days ago

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