05 Mar 2014
Panaji: The Goa BJP is opposed only to offshore casinos and not onshore ones, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the state Assembly on Wednesday. He also said no operational offshore casino would be allowed to function in the Mandovi River off Panaji by 2015.
03 Mar 2014
Rishikesh: The Centre has established National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) and also halted work at Lohri Nagpal dam near Uttar Kashi as it is serious about cleaning holy river Ganga, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said.
04 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw: Despite decades-old disputes over sharing of waters between Bangladesh and India, notably from the Teesta river, Dhaka hopes it can finalize a host of treaties with New Delhi.
11 Feb 2014
London: The River Thames has burst its banks after reaching its highest level in years, flooding riverside towns upstream of London.
20 Feb 2014
Agra: Civic authorities in Agra have warned that water supply in the city could be suspended because of Yamuna River’s already high pollution reaching to levels which are beyond treatment.
17 Feb 2014
Unnao: Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj has said that once BJP forms the government at the Centre all projects affecting the course of the Ganga River will be cancelled.
04 Feb 2014
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has written to her Punjab counterpart Parkash Singh Badal requesting him to ensure that untreated industrial effluent and sewage is not released in Sutlej river and its tributaries.
28 Jan 2014
Washington: Astronomers have discovered a never-before-seen river of hydrogen flowing through space into a nearby galaxy around 22 million light-years from Earth.
31 Dec 2012
In order to ease the congestion at one of the busiest routes in Ghaziabad, the Hindon Bridge constructed at National Highway 58 will be opened for commuters on January 1st.
06 Jun 2011
In a bid to protect Hindon river from pollution and encroachments, the government has decided to grow plants alongside the river banks. Plans are afoot to carry out the plantation drive on large scale along the river.