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Water: An Indian Express Series

Water: An Indian Express Series

Water: An Indian Express Series

21:05 | Aug 7th, 2018

On the last episode of water, we explore the ways urban settlements contribute to the degradation of rivers. We also learn what national water policy has to say about conservation and restoration of water bodies, and whether its ideas match reality. ...Show More

15:12 | Jul 31st, 2018

India is a land of many rivers, and rivers are deeply wound into our history (Sapta-Sindhu), culture and religion. In this episode, we take a trip down the religious history of the Yamuna, not the first river you'd think of if someone said sacred riv...Show More

13:36 | Jul 24th, 2018

Water is the news again, because it is summer and we're running short, but also because NITI Aayog published a report that makes very scary predictions: 40% of Indians will not have access to drinking water by 2030. In this episode, we talk to urban ...Show More

16:16 | Jul 17th, 2018

In today's episode, we take a look at rivers and how they work.

14:54 | Jul 10th, 2018

In today's episode, we consider the changing patterns of rainfall and explore how the monsoon behaves differently these days. What does it mean if we get more rain on individual days but fewer days with rain? What are the things we need to prepare fo...Show More

19:55 | Jul 3rd, 2018

In this episode of Water, Ameya encounters the complexity of predicting the weather and its history in India. Speaking to a scientist from the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology and the Secretary of the Ministry of Earth Sciences, she finds out...Show More

21:10 | Jun 26th, 2018

How the monsoon is important to India, not just economically, but also culturally

02:40 | Jun 23rd, 2018

Understand the different ways India relates to water, from myth and legend to economics and agriculture