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Machine to make drinking water from toilet waste

April 7th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) A new invention, being funded by billionaire Bill Gates, aims to turn used toilet water into drinking water, a British nanotechnology expert says.According to Manchester ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia sends 50 tonnes of mineral water to quake-hit Japan

May 18th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A vessel from Russia's Far East Shipping Company carrying 50 tonnes of bottled mineral water as humanitarian aid for Japan would set off Wednesday from ... Read more...

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Nearly half of Pakistanis drinking unsafe water

March 22nd, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 22 (IANS) Nearly half of the 160 million people in Pakistan drink unsafe water, says a media report Tuesday on the occasion of World Water Day.Around 72 million ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Coca Cola embroiled in ‘dangerously misleading’ water ad controversy

February 5th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): Coca Cola's Vitaminwater advertisements have come under fire from a U.S. consumer group.The beverage giant has been accused of 'dangerously misleading' in ads and labels on the bottled ... Read more...

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No more bottled water for Israel ministers

August 9th, 2010 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 9 (IANS) Bottled mineral water will no longer be served at ministerial meetings in Israel, as a government forum said cabinet ministers will now have to quench their thirst with ... Read more...

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No mineral water for criminals please, says Bihar top cop

November 8th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 8 (IANS) Bihar Director General of Police Anand Shankar has slammed the reported practice of giving bottled mineral water to influential undertrials in the state. "'Hawalat mein bund criminals ko ... Read more...

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Andhra to supply mineral water to villages, introduce contract farming

June 26th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 26 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government plans to supply bottled mineral water to all its villages and introduce contract farming for better returns to farmers. Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy Friday ... Read more...

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Showers cool Agra, draw tourists to Taj

May 10th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 10 (IANS) Cloudy skies and a light rainfall Sunday brought cheer not only to Agra residents but also saw tourists enjoying the showers at the famed Taj Mahal and other ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Is your bottled mineral water ‘clean’?

March 27th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Those who think mineral water is "clean" better think again, for a study in Germany has suggested that plastic mineral water bottles contaminate drinking water with estrogenic chemicals.Martin ... Read more...

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