21 May 2015
New Delhi: In a first, a Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday successfully landed on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura as part of trials to use national highways for emergency landing. The aircraft landed at about 6:40 AM, senior IAF officers said, adding that the force has plans to activate more such stretches on highways in the future.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government has promised to bring the Yamuna under the Environment Protection Act within two months to ensure "free flow of the river".
18 May 2015
Bhagalpur: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday dedicated 'Baba Bishu Raut' bridge built over Kosi river at Naugachia in Bhagalpur district to the people.
18 May 2015
New Delhi: BJP MP Jagdambika Pal's official gardener on Monday faced the heat of the National Green Tribunal which directed him to appear before it for allegedly burning leaves at the parliamentarian's official bungalow here.
17 Mar 2015
Mathura: Spiritual leaders and activists who are taking part in the 'Yamuna Muktikaran Yatra' on Monday rejected Union minister Uma Bharati's plea to them to suspend the march.
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.
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).
15 May 2015
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal has directed country's anti-pollution watchdog Central Pollution Control Board and Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to conduct a joint inspection of polluting industries in Greater Noida's Chhapraula Industrial Area.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: The Government plans to set up air quality monitoring stations, which are presently functional at 10 places, in more cities in the country.
16 May 2015
Jammu: Asserting that artificial lake on river Tawi is a dream project of Jammu people, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said on Friday night that Centre has assured its help in ironing out the technical problems to complete the project.