07 Mar 2014
Vrindavan: The foundation stone of a 212-meter (700-foot) high Krishna temple, reputedly the world's tallest, will be laid here on March 16th.
20 Feb 2014
Agra: Civic authorities in Agra have warned that water supply in the city could be suspended because of Yamuna River’s already high pollution reaching to levels which are beyond treatment.
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.
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.
01 Mar 2014
Rishikesh: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday advocated creation of a zero-pollution zone in the hill state to present a model of environment conservation to the world.
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.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A 30-year old woman committed suicide on Monday after she jumped in front of a Delhi Metro train, an official said.
21 Feb 2014
Beijing: Chinese capital has issued a yellow alert for heavy air pollution over the next three days, with children and the elderly being advised to stay indoors.
04 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw: Despite decades-old disputes over sharing of waters between Bangladesh and India, notably from the Teesta river, Dhaka hopes it can finalize a host of treaties with New Delhi.
22 Feb 2014
Beijing: Smog continued to blanket China's north and central regions for the third day on Saturday, prompting the National Meteorological Centre (NMC) to issue a yellow alert for air pollution.