Even as citizens of the Cape Town have been contributing to the massive water conservation efforts to combat the area's drought, however, according to mayor Patricia de Lille, some people are "callously" using more than their current limit.
"Due to a drop in the dam levels of 1.4%, day zero has, as of today, moved forward to 12 April", the deputy mayor, Ian Neilson, said in a statement on Tuesday.
If water runs out, Cape Town will be the first city in the developed world to experience such a catastrophic event.
Drought-stricken Cape Town faces the prospect of running so low on water that the municipality may turn off the supply to taps and ration residents to 25 litres per person a day.
Day Zero (predicted day non-essential supplies to be cut off): 12 April (revised down from 21 April last week).
Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish militia in Syria The UN says it is deeply concerned by the fighting, and has warned that an estimated 323,000 civilians in Afrin are at risk. It was not immediately clear which issues would be addressed but Turkish-American relations have been strained.
Strict limits on water usage have been in place for months, asking residents to stick to 87 litres a day - but many people appear to have ignored the warnings.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane introduced his new "Drought Crisis Team" yesterday and said he had taken the unprecedented step of taking political control of the responses to the water crisis. And that is not pointing fingers or bickering, just stating a fact because number one: "we are already putting in a desalinator at the Waterfront. and it will be producing two megalitres of water in itself", she said. A single flush of a toilet uses around 15 litres.
"Day zero has been heading in one direction and that's towards us", said Christine Colvin, a resident and freshwater expert with the World Wildlife Fund. We have been conducting rigorous oversight of the city and reporting to them on it.
"It is not her responsibility to oversee a disaster‚ it is minister [Des] van Rooyen ... she is very welcome to come and look at our plans but she is even more welcome to tell us how she plans to provide bulk water‚ which is her responsibility‚" said Zille.
Through making other behavioural changes, like not watering the garden, limiting the use of the washing machine to two cycles per week and re-using water wherever possible, we have been able to greatly reduce our daily consumption from around 18,000 kilolitres per month previous year to the current 7,000 kilolitres per month.
During his time in Major League Baseball , he won the Cy Young Award twice and pitched a no-hitter in the 2010 playoffs. He went on to pitch a no-hitter against the Cincinnati Reds in the 2010 divisional series.
It said they agreed that the process " would be completed preferably within two years from the commencement of repatriation". At least 9,000 Rohingya were killed in Rakhine state from August 25 to September 24, according to Doctors Without Borders.
Current upswing in the global economy "furnishes an ideal moment to act on a range of multilateral challenges", Obstfeld said. The IMF retained its forecast for India's growth rate at 7.4% of its Gross Domestic Product in 2018 and 7.8% in 2019.
Since this exploit relies on automatic link previews, typical security advice - don't click on random links - doesn't apply. He said he'd reported the bug to Apple the previous day, he told BuzzFeed , but had not heard anything from the company.
Lebanon has banned the new Steven Spielberg film The Post because of his links to Israel, Hollywood sources say. Free speech advocates in Lebanon noted the irony of banning a movie whose plot promotes press freedoms.
But Trump's overall health "is excellent" and he did "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening, Jackson said. Information for this article was contributed by Laura Litvan, Anna Edgerton, Jack Fitzpatrick Steven T.
Despite introducing the option, Cook has advised iPhone owners not to turn off the throttling feature when the update is released. Last week two beta updates were rolled out, and this fast pace may indicate that iOS 11.2.5 is nearly ready for prime time.
A tool that indicates how well a page performs on the Chrome UX Report and suggests performance optimizations. By April of previous year , Google News started giving priority to news articles published on AMP sites.
The Defense Department's language is nearly word for word what the US policy toward Iraq was during former President George W. Turkish long-range artillery has also been firing on Kurdish positions in Afrin.
In 2013, when the government shut down for 16 days, several thousand federal employees in the Washington area were furloughed . After previous government shutdowns, Congress passed measures to ensure that all unpaid workers received retroactive pay.
It has been arranged the singer will be buried in the O'Riordan family plot, beside her late father who passed in 2011. On Monday her body will be removed to Ballybricken, ahead of funeral mass on Tuesday at St Ailbe's Church.
Rocket Lab now has five Electron vehicles in production, with the next launch expected to take place in early 2018. The company has become the second in the world to have put something in orbit, and New Zealand the 11th nation.
The bonds will not have Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR) and a tenure of 10 to 15 years. "There is not going to be a public issue". The government will ensure disbursement of 1 lakh crore rupees to PSU banks by march this year.
This means users can now download and listen to them on the Play Books app or by asking the Google Assistant to read it for them. While Apple has a stronghold on their App store and doesn't approve apps so easily, Google is much more lenient in this regard.
As Spain's legal system wrestled over arresting Puigdemont, the ousted leader's name was put forward as a candidate for president. Puigdemont is being investigated by Spain over a unilateral declaration of independence by Catalonia's parliament on October 27.
Facebook has also begun removing some Tide Pod Challenge content, including posts on Instagram (owned by Facebook). Doctors and Procter & Gamble, Tide's parent company, have pleaded with parents to make sure teens do not do this.
The GOP bill dramatically slashes the corporate tax rate to 21 percent from 35 percent and it will be permanent. Cutting corporate taxes will not bring those jobs back and will not lead to higher wages for American workers.
For those who were completely enamored by the robot suit and game, as you may have guessed, you'll want to go for the Robot Kit . Building toys as a kid is as old as Lincoln Logs, and Nintendo should be commended for meshing new and old in a meaningful way.
Garcia subdued Carina Witthoft 6-3, 7-5, while Pliskova had little trouble in dismantling Paraguayan Veronica Cepede6-4, 6-3. On the men's side, Sam Querrey was ousted after losing, 6-4, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-2, to the 80th-ranked Marton Fucsovics.