water technology

India can learn water management from Israel: Minister

May 9th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The availability of per capita water resources is declining steadily in India which has a lot to learn from Israel in the field of water ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

EPA to limit rocket fuel chemical in tap water

February 3rd, 2011 - 2:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Environmental Protection Agency in the United States has proposed a cap on the amount of Perchlorate that should be allowed in drinking water.The agency ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India must help us fight piracy, terror: Ethiopian Dy PM (Interview)

December 3rd, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has sought India's help and a more pro-active role in addressing the twin problem of terrorism and piracy in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

World class innovation park to be set up near Mumbai

September 16th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) Over 25,000 scientific experts from around 100 countries will work at a state-of-the-art innovation park which will be set up near Mumbai, the state government announced Thursday. The innovation ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dubai to host global eco-friendly technology exhibition

March 3rd, 2010 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 3 (IANS) Dubai will host an international exhibition on eco-friendly technologies in the energy sector March 9-11, WAM news agency reported. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced this at ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Badal, Dhumal in Israel, talk trade and technology (Lead, Changing dateline)

November 18th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Nov 18 (IANS) Chief Ministers Prakash Singh Badal of Punjab and Prem Kumar Dhumal of Himachal Pradesh are in Israel, separately seeking trade, technology and agricultural ties. A delegation led by ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Badal in Israel, talks trade, agriculture

November 18th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 18 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal is in Israel seeking trade and agricultural ties with that country, a Punjab government spokesman said here Wednesday. A delegation led by Badal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Budget gives fillip to R&D in science

July 6th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Research and development (R&D) programmes in science and technology were in focus in the union budget presented Monday, with special emphasis on nano technology and earth ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Artificial sweeteners detected in German waste water

June 18th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Scientists, using a new analytical method, have been able to demonstrate the presence of several artificial sweeteners in waste water in Germany.The method, which simultaneously extracts and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Shivsu to install World’s largest containerized desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

August 7th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, August 7 (ANI/Business Wire India): Chennai based multinational company, Shivsu Canadian Clear Waters India Private Limited, a leading global water technology solutions provider, has bagged a prestigious order of around Rs. ... Read more...

Posted in National |

111 awardees honoured for excellence in agricultural research

July 16th, 2008 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Agriculture, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Sharad Pawar on Wednesday honoured 111 awardees under 12 different categories for the excellence in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian firm bags $20.8 mn desalination project in Oman

July 1st, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 1 (IANS) Leading Indian water technology specialist VA Tech Wabag has won a contract worth 8 million Omani riyals ($20.8 million) to build a water desalination plant in Oman. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New technology to turn seawater into much cleaner drinking water

June 8th, 2008 - 10:47 am ICT by ANI
Ottawa, June 8 (ANI): A student from Ottawa University in Canada has developed a technology that turns seawater into clean, drinking water much more efficiently than is available today.The student in ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |