25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Hitting the streets against the controversial land bill, Congress on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of being "anti-farmer"and "pro-corporate" and vowed to take the battle across the country but both Sonia and Rahul Gandhi were conspicuous by their absence.
25 Feb 2015
Mathura (UP): Seemingly worried over the present state of Yamuna here, spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Wednesday called for a joint effort by the people to make the polluted river clean again.
13 Mar 2013
Activists heading the Yamuna Bachao Andolan have threatened to sit on an indefinite fast from Wednesday if the government failed to release more water into the river.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Visitors to Rashtrapati Bhavan will now be able to get a glimpse of the Nobel Peace Prize received by child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, who dedicated the honour to the nation by presenting his medal to President Pranab Mukherjee here on Wednesday.
24 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar on Saturday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nationwide 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' campaign for saving the girl child and fighting against female foeticide.
14 Mar 2013
With the official announcement that an additional 250 cusecs of water would be released into the Yamuna through a new canal from Hathini Kund in Haryana, the 'save Yamuna' marchers had a reason to celebrate on Thursday.
11 Dec 2014
Washington: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on Wednesday said the joint winners of Nobel Peace Prize awards, Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, have inspired people across the world with their courageous efforts.
07 Feb 2015
Mathura: Local forest authorities are mulling to increase heritage flora, which are on the verge of extinction in the embankment area of Yamuna between Mathura and Vrindavan.
27 Jan 2015
Amethi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday criticised the Centre over its 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' scheme saying it was another form of the state's 'Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana'.
24 Jan 2015
Rohtak: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday shared dais with his long-time adversary Union Minister Birender Singh and appreciated NDA government's 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' campaign.