30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday sought more clarification on key issues before deciding the fate of about 700 Kanpur-based tanneries on the banks of river Ganga, termed as "highest sources of pollution" in one of its earlier observations.
29 Jan 2015
New Delhi: To check pollution in the Ganga river, the Central government plans to create a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for setting up and maintaining Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) in 118 cities and towns located by the river.
29 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday called for Indo-German cooperation in rejuvenation of the Ganga river.
28 Jan 2015
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday said his government would try to fulfill the dream of his predecessor Nitish Kumar, a Metro Railway in Patna, for which a DPR has been formulated.
21 Jan 2015
Greater Noida: Commmuters using Yamuna expressway will have to shell out more money as the Uttar Pradesh government has hiked the toll rates for Taj Expressway which connects the National Capital Region to Agra.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: On January 27, the Yamuna Expressway which connects Delhi with Agra, may be closed for normal traffic for a few hours as a back up route for US President Barack Obama who will be visiting Taj Mahal.
11 Oct 2013
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday laid the foundation stone of the Ganga Expressway, paving the way for the much-awaited road project.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Supreme Court on Wednesday said Ganga cleansing programmes have been going on for over three decades with almost no impact on the ground and wondered whether the government wanted to do something during this tenure or would it spill over to the next term.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet projects like 'Jan Dhan Yojna', 'Maa Ganga', bullet train and 'Make in India' will form part of the 25 tableaux that will be showcased on the Rajpath this Republic Day, where US President Barack Obama would be the Chief Guest.
16 Jan 2015
Lucknow: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's silence on the recovery of as many as 110 bodies in the Ganga and Betwa rivers in the last few days.