28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Putting the onus back on Congress, the Centre said yesterday the party should convince its units in Goa and Maharashtra over the Mahadayi river dispute even as it stressed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was ready to solve the issue by convening a meeting of the chief ministers of the two states and that of Karnataka.
26 Aug 2015
Nasik: Tens of thousands of devout Hindus took a dip in the water of the river Godavari to cleanse themselves of their sins, marking the first major bath of the Kumbh Mela (pitcher festival) in the Nasik today.
24 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Hindu devotees from all walks of life gathered on the banks of River Ganga and temples early on Monday to observe last Monday of the holy ‘Sawan’ month, which is dedicated and held in honour of Lord Shiva, the God of Destruction and one of the holy trinity.
21 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam worsened today following incessant rainfall in the upper catchment areas of Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh, affecting more than three lakh people in 13 districts.
18 Aug 2015
Bangkok: Another explosion occurred today at a pier in Bangkok, the local media reported. No injuries have been reported as yet and the authorities are at the scene now, it reported.
21 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Adventure is always fun. But it takes a lot of guts and impeccable skills to carry out the most finest and daring adventurous task. We present before you a video of a spectacular river crossing by an SUV in deep water. Trust us, nerves of steel are required to do so and the man driving has it. Also, a great pickup, virtuous skill and experience of driving cars are used to try this daring act.
08 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today accused his Tamil Nadu counterpart of 'politicising' the Mekedatu dam project across river Cauvery and reaffirmed his government's commitment to go ahead with the project.
06 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government has asked the pollution control boards to initiate action against industrial units discharging contaminated effluents in river Ganga, Union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti informed the Lok Sabha today.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Cleaning of river Ganga is expected to be completed by 2020, by which time desired results of initiatives taken up for the purpose will be visible, the government has said.
24 Jul 2015
Shimla: Eight persons were killed and 26 others were feared to have been washed away as the bus they were travelling by plunged into turbulent Parbati River at Sarsari Kullu district yesterday.