04 May 2016
New Delhi: When it comes to Indian rivers, the first pictures that come to mind are Ganga and Yamuna rivers in a sorry state, looking more like drains. But, in the North-East, there is a panoramic water body that boasts of crystal clear water and makes for a pleasant sight.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Government today exuded confidence in Lok Sabha that Ganga would be cleaned by July 2018 and said the return of aqua life in the river would be the biggest benchmark to prove that it has been rejuvenated and efforts towards its cleansing have succeeded.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: India today joined hands with Germany to attain "pristine" status of Ganga by adopting river basin management strategies used for cleansing rivers like Rhine and Danube of pollutants.
22 Apr 2016
New Delhi: World's biggest religious gathering, the Kumbh Mela began this morning in Ujjain as Sun entered Aries and Jupiter entered Aquarius, releasing cosmic energies which are known for their healing capacities and the gift of immortality.
22 Apr 2016
Ujjain (MP): The month-long Simhastha (Kumbh) mela, one of the largest congregations of Hindus, began here today with the arrival of Juna Akhara for a royal bath on the banks of Shipra river.
09 Feb 2016
New Delhi: A chopper carrying Union Minister Kiren Rijiju and a BJP MP today made an emergency landing at Hindon airbase near here following engine trouble after being airborne for nearly 20 minutes.
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.
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.
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 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.