06 Feb 2016
Navsari: 37 people were killed and 24 injured, four of them seriously, when a state transport bus in which they were travelling plunged from a bridge into Purna river in Navsari district of South Gujarat yesterday, police said.
29 Jan 2016
Agartala: Bangladesh is in favour of setting up of a joint basin management system for common rivers, a top diplomat said today, claiming water-sharing remains a 'sensitive' issue between the two countries despite their relations reaching a new height.
21 Jan 2016
New Delhi: India yesterday signed a USD 250 million loan agreement with the World Bank for Bihar Kosi Basin Development project, aimed at enhancing resilience to floods and increase agriculture productivity.
06 Jan 2016
New Delhi: A river information system similar to air traffic control will now keep vigil on waterway traffic just the way it's done in Europe, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said.
15 Dec 2015
Itarsi: At least 15 passengers were killed and 25 others injured today when the bus in which they were traveling fell into a river from a bridge in Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh.
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.
07 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Government is considering the need to draft a 'comprehensive' legislation for rejuvenation of river Ganga, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
04 Dec 2015
Agra:In a novel protest to highlight the pollution in Yamuna river, the city activists rowed a boat in the 'dry' river. The activists lamented that despite tall promises, nothing had been done for one of the holiest Indian rivers, which remains highly polluted and dry for most part of the year.
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.
11 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Antibiotics was found in Yamuna's water samples during tests conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Lok Sabha was informed yesterday.