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urban water

  • Living with unsafe water in Dhaka

    November 12, 2015

    Contaminated tap water puts millions at risk in Bangladesh’s capital because of the city’s vast network of damaged underground pipes and lack of waste disposal

  • Drinking sewage in Varanasi

    October 12, 2015

    Leaky old pipes and a poisoned Ganga mean Varanasi residents fall prey to stomach ailments far too often; the eternal city is now pinning its faith on a central scheme