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Three million-year-old canyon discovered in Tibet

Three million-year-old canyon discovered in Tibet

21 Nov 2014

Beijing: A huge 3 million-year-old canyon, thousands of feet deep in places, has been discovered buried under a major river in Tibet.

Three million-year-old canyon,   Tibet,   Yarlung Tsangpo River,   California Institute of Technology,   China Earthquake Administration,   ,  
Inter-linking of <strong>river</strong> will enhance irrigation facilities: Uma Bharti

Inter-linking of river will enhance irrigation facilities: Uma Bharti

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi:  Emphasising the need for inter- linking of rivers in the country, Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharati on Thursday said the project would bring about 90 percent of arable land under irrigation.

Uma Bharti,   Jal Manthan,   Chaudhary Birender Singh,   River Ganga,   rejuvenation of Ganga,   ,  
We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Karnataka government on Thursday said it has the right to construct a dam on the Cauvery river without violating the order of Cauvery River Water Tribunal.

Cauvery River Water Tribunal,   Karnataka government,   Karnataka,   Cauvery river,   dam construction,   M B Patil,   EoI,  
We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Karnataka government on Friday said it has the right to construct a dam on the Cauvery river without violating the order of Cauvery River Water Tribunal.

Karnataka,   Tamil Nadu,   Cauvery River,   Minister MB Patil,   DPR,  
Disposal of solid waste near Ganga: NGT seeks Centre's reply

Disposal of solid waste near Ganga: NGT seeks Centre's reply

20 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Taking a serious view of dumping of garbage around the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking directions for disposal of solid wastes on the bank of the river accumulated during Kartik Poornima fair in Uttar Pradesh.

solid waste,   Ganga,   garbage dump,   National Green Tribunal,   ganga river,   ganga bank,   Kartik Poornima fair,   Uttar Pradesh,   NGT,  
<strong>River</strong> cruise on Gujarat's Sabarmati soon

River cruise on Gujarat's Sabarmati soon

17 Nov 2014

Ahmedabad: Adding to the exotic charm of Sabarmati waterfront-- Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project-- civic authorities here have decided to launch a cruise or a floating restaurant facility.

SRFDCL,   Narendra Modi,   Sabarmati waterfront,   Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation,  
<strong>River</strong> linking, irrigation on agenda at 'Jal Manthan' meet next week

River linking, irrigation on agenda at 'Jal Manthan' meet next week

15 Nov 2014

New Delhi:  Issues of inter-linking of rivers, repair and restoration of water bodies and water management will feature as part of deliberations at a meet starting here next week which aims to streamline policies to make them more people-friendly and responsive to the needs of the states.

River linking,   irrigation on agenda,   Jal Manthan,   Uma Bharati,   River Ganga,  
UP government will cooperate in cleaning rivers: Akhilesh Yadav

UP government will cooperate in cleaning rivers: Akhilesh Yadav

12 Nov 2014

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said that the state government would fully cooperate with Centre in cleaning of rivers.

Uttar Pradesh,   Akhilesh Yadav,   cleaning of rivers,   Ganga,   Gomati river ,  
Government to form teams to identify source of Ganga pollution

Government to form teams to identify source of Ganga pollution

02 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Expediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project of cleansing the Ganga, the Centre will be constituting 25 special teams to check the source of pollution of the holy river so that further action could be taken accordingly.

New Delhi,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   Ganga River,   Centre,   source of pollution,   holy river,  
'Haunted' village sells for USD 1.9 million

'Haunted' village sells for USD 1.9 million

03 Nov 2014

Connecticut: The village of Johnsonville better known as ghost town, set along the Moodus River in East Haddam, Connecticut, has a new owner, whose identity is still unknown.

Johnsonville,   ghost town,   Moodus River,   East Haddam,   Connecticut,   Haunted village,  

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