Water shortage

The government needs to take a long-term view of India’s water scarcity issue and incentivise conservation. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint

Water woes

1 min read . 20 Apr 2018
The Theewaterskloof Dam that supplies most of Cape Town’s potable water. The South African city has come perilously close to being the first major city to run out of water. Photo: Reuters

Water woes

1 min read . 22 Mar 2018
Local civic bodies in Bengaluru have served closure notices to industries located around Bellandur lake for releasing industrial effluents into the water body. Photo: AFP

Can Bengaluru save its lakes?

3 min read . 28 Apr 2017