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Contaminated water can be tested at less than $1 with paper-based fuel cell

Researchers have developed a fuel cell that costs less than $1, and can detect contaminated water samples, that reduces the risk of water-borne infections.

Rajasthan: Minor dies, 32 hospitalized after consuming contaminated water

14 persons were hospitalized at Jaipur hospital and 18 were admitted to J K Lone hospital, the health officer said.


Councillor for action against VMC men over water supply

Bhatt has demanded immediate cleaning of the Tarsali tank and called for penal action against the “negligent” civic officials.

55 girl students taken ill in Bihar after drinking water in school

The girls studying in Kasturba Gandhi Vidyalaya fainted soon after drinking water from a hand pump.

24 nursing students take ill due to contaminated water

About two dozen students of the nursing school attached with the municipal corporation-run L G General Hospital,who took ill last Sunday

Water contamination deaths: First alarm was two months ago,no one responded

For two months,residents of NCERT Colony kept approaching authorities with complaints of contaminated water,but no action was taken. The authorities took notice only after two residents died and 70 fell ill.


2 dead,50 ill in South Delhi,'contaminated' water blamed

NCERT Colony incident starts blame game,minister promises stern action

Encephalitis claims one more life,toll climbs to 102

421 patients showing symptoms of encephalitis have been admitted to hospitals this year.

150 Afghan schoolgirls poisoned

Radicals opposing women’s education blamed; girls suffered vomiting,some still critical

68 fall ill at EWS colony after drinking contaminated water

Sixty-Eight people,all residents of EWS colony in Sector 38 near Dadumajra,were taken to GMSH 16 on Sunday after they fell ill due to consumption of contaminated water in the area.