Indian women collect water from a broken pipe in a slum on the outskirts of Mumbai, India, Thursday, March 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

India: The Exploitation Of Natural Resources For Economic Gain

(MintPress) – Water is probably India’s most precious resource, exploiting it for power and industry has fueled India’s rapid economic growth, but at what cost? India’s rivers, lakes and drinking waters are under threat from arsenic and toxins from business waste pollution. And city sewage treatment plants are ill equipped to cope with a sudden […]