water purifiers

Electrolux licences Morf India to market Kelvinator purifiers

June 4th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) Armed with a global brand to market, city-based Morf India targets to market 40,000 units of its Kelvinator Ayoni water purifiers in India this fiscal, ... Read more...

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One held in Mumbai multiple murder case

June 23rd, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) The prime accused in the murders of four men, whose half-burned bodies were found in a jungle here, was arrested Thursday in Uttar Pradesh, Mumbai Police ... Read more...

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BSF organises health camp to improve civil-military relations in Tripura

April 3rd, 2011 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala (Tripura), Apr 3 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) recently organized a health camp under its civic action program in Tripura to improve civil-military relations.Hundreds of people of ... Read more...

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Banana peels - the low-cost natural water purifier!

March 10th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Banana peels, useful in polishing silverware and leather shoes, may have another surprising use -as a water purifier.Gustavo Castro and colleagues said that minced banana peels performed better ... Read more...

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Banana peel an excellent water purifier

March 10th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) The humble banana has uses beyond the realm of beauty remedies. Its peels can be used as an excellent water purifier, decontaminating drinking water of toxic ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Electrified nano filter kills up to 98pc of bacteria in water in seconds

December 3rd, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new, inexpensive filtering technology that kills up to 98 percent of disease-causing bacteria in water in seconds without clogging.Researcher Yi Cui and colleagues explained ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tata chemicals to build second Swach unit this fiscal

September 1st, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 1 (IANS) Tata Chemicals is planning to build its second water purifier-making plant this fiscal and aims to boost its purifier sales to 80,000 units a month by March next ... Read more...

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Godrej plans to produce cooking appliances

April 15th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Home appliances manufacturer Godrej & Boyce is planning to expand its portfolio by manufacturing cooking ranges and water purifiers, a company official said here Thursday. "We have identified other ... Read more...

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Clean drinking water not a priority for Delhi University: DUSU

May 20th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) Wednesday alleged that colleges of the Delhi University are not serious about providing clean drinking water to students. ... Read more...

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No tall promises, give us basic amenities: Chandni Chowk’s voters

May 2nd, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) In Chandni Chowk, one of the oldest areas in the Indian capital with its cheek-by-jowl houses and crowded markets, women voters are a vocal ... Read more...

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Whirlpool likely to post 20-25 percent revenue growth

September 30th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 30 (IANS) Home appliances maker Whirlpool of India Ltd is likely to post 20-25 percent revenue growth this fiscal over Rs.18 billion ($391 million) reported last year, a top official ... Read more...

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India dispatches more relief to quake-hit China

May 19th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, May 19 (ANI): India dispatched another planeload of relief to earthquake-hit China today. "On receiving the order to dispatch relief to China, we are sending some tents, blankets and sleeping bags, ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force plane leaves with second batch of aid for China

May 19th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Chandigarh, May 19 (ANI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) flight carrying a second consignment of 30 tonnes of relief supplies for the quake-affected people of China left from here today. Another ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India sends medicines, Army medical personnel to Myanmar

May 18th, 2008 - 10:02 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Responding to a request by the Myanmar authorities, India on Saturday sent a team of 50 Army medical personnel and a fresh planeload of medicines to ... Read more...

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Orissa zoo takes measures to beat the heat

April 15th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, April 15 (IANS) Orissa's Nandankanan Zoo has taken several measures like providing cold water and even a special summer menu to its captive animals to protect them from the heat wave ... Read more...

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