25 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, who reached Varanasi on Tuesday to hold a referendum on whether he should take on Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, took a dip in holy river Ganga.
26 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, who announced his candidature for the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat and challenged BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to a debate, will be highlighting local issues concerning River Ganga, the plight of weavers and the appalling state of sewer system in his campaign.
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.
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.
18 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Five youths drowned in Yamuna river when they were taking a bath after playing Holi in north Delhi's Sonia Vihar on Monday, police and fire officials said.
11 Feb 2014
London: The River Thames has burst its banks after reaching its highest level in years, flooding riverside towns upstream of London.
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.
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.