15 Apr 2015
Gandhinagar: India`s push to accommodate a booming urban population and attract investment rests in large part with dozens of "smart" cities like the one being built on the dusty banks of the Sabarmati river in Gujarat.
13 Apr 2015
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday called for effective measures to ensure that the river Ganga flows uninterruptedly and suggested removal of silt at Farakka dam among the steps in this regard.
09 Apr 2015
Jaipur: Rajasthan Assembly on Wednesday passed Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Bill 2015 for management, development of river basins and sub-basins, and interlinking of rivers from surplus to deficit basins in the state.
07 Apr 2015
London: Tampons may not be an obvious scientific tool, but engineers from the University of Sheffield in Britain have found in them a new utility - using them to identify the sources from where sewage is discharged into the river.
08 Apr 2015
New Delhi: It will be a unique 'Naav Pe Charcha' (chat on boat) when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande have a cruise on Friday on the La Seine river that flows through Paris.
02 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Differences of opinion among the members of a panel set up to decide on the 'Environmental Flow' in Yamuna river has forced the Ministry of Water Resources to ask them to arrive at a consensus so that their report can be submitted to another body set up by the National Green Tribunal (NGT).
30 Mar 2015
Srinagar: Jhelum river on Monday crossed danger level in Srinagar and Sangam area of South Kashmir with heavy rains lashing most parts of the state which sounded an alert asking people to move to safer places.
02 Apr 2015
Srinagar: The flood threat in Kashmir eased on Thursday as overnight rainfall, which had led to slight rise in water level of river Jhelum, stopped. Jhelum was flowing at 14.10 feet at Sangam in south Kashmir, nearly nine feet below the danger mark, while the water level at Ram Munshi Bagh in the city was 15.25 feet, an official of the Flood Control Department said.
21 Mar 2015
New Delhi: French utility services provider SUEZ environment is eying business in India from waste management, river cleaning and the upcoming smart city projects.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Two NDRF teams comprising 100 personnel have been rushed as part of contingency measures in Jammu and Kashmir, where Jhelum river on Monday crossed the danger level in Srinagar and Sangam area of South Kashmir following heavy rains.