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.
17 Dec 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh and Delhi have agreed to work on a plan to develop areas on the border of the two states, an official said on Wednesday.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi Development Authority on Friday approved setting up of a centre for conserving, restoring and rejuvenating the ecosystem of Yamuna.
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.
04 Dec 2014
Mathura: Bollywood actress and MP from Mathura Hema Malini on Wednesday demanded immediate release of water into the Yamuna river from the Hathini Kund barrage to ensure that pilgrims who visit the land of Lord Krishna are not put to inconvenience.
03 Dec 2014
New Delhi: People will soon be able to go to Agra sailing on the Yamuna as the Centre has sought help from the Netherlands government for the ambitious project that includes building barrages and water-terminals on both sides of the river.
10 Oct 2014
Vidisha: As news of Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi getting the Nobel Peace Prize reached his hometown here on Friday, celebrations broke out with people distributing sweets and bursting firecrackers.
06 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: A Shutdown was observed in parts of Hyderabad on Saturday on a call given by some Muslim groups to mark the 22nd anniversary of Babri Masjid's demolition.
02 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Demands for clean and more water was on Tuesday made in Lok Sabha by several members who projected the plight of people facing shortage of potable water.
05 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: The Hyderabad police have banned rallies and meetings even as various Muslim groups have called for a shutdown on Saturday to mark 22nd the anniversary of the Babri Masjid's demolition.