22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Sarda river in Nepal has been identified for connecting with river Yamuna as the Sarda-Yamuna link, Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.
20 Dec 2014
Lucknow: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Saturday met with Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at his official residence and discussed in detail the irrigation projects in the state and issue of cleaning of Ganga and other rivers.
19 Dec 2014
Rajahmundry: The West Godavari district administration has sent Rs 94 crore proposal to the Andhra Pradesh government for developmental works for the 'Godavari Pushkaralu' (river festival) to be held next year.
15 Dec 2014
Sonapyrdi (Meghalaya): Two rivers flowing towards Bangladesh in eastern Meghalaya have turned blue apparently due to "high acid" content leading to demand from environment activists to take immediate action to check pollution.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India has urged China to ensure that interests of downstream states are not harmed by any activities in upstream areas of the Brahmaputra river, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.
05 Dec 2014
Kolkata: Criticising the interlinking of rivers (ILR) project of the Indian government, a leading geologist and environmental expert on Friday warned the move could disrupt rainfall pattern which could be a significant issue in the wake of climate change.
08 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Centre has released Rs 5,160 crore to various states for implementation of pollution abatement works in rivers, Parliament was informed on Monday.
03 Dec 2014
Bhubaneswar: In view of the increasing commercial traffic on National Highway-143, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has requested the Centre for construction of a second bridge over river Brahmani near Rourkela, official sources said.
09 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Sulphide formation is posing a danger of soil infertility in Tamil Nadu's textile hub Tiruppur with River Noyyal, which flows through the country's biggest knitwear centre, still highly contaminated, a new study has found.
28 Nov 2014
Ahmedabad: The Central government has approved a grant of Rs 444.44 crore for the second phase of Sabarmati River Conservation Project.