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.
23 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With the Narendra Modi government moving toward cleaning India's rivers, including the sacred Ganga and its tributary, the Yamuna, authorities are worried that coming religious festivals might just aggravate the river's pollution.
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.
23 Jun 2014
Indore: The Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) on Monday questioned the Central government’s decision to allow Gujarat government to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar Project when nearly 48,000 affected families across three states are awaiting rehabilitation.
06 Aug 2014
Agra: The central government has promised action to contain pollution of the Yamuna river and restore its past glory. Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti said this to a delegation of social activists led by Ram Shankar Katheria, the BJP's Lok Sabha member from Agra.
16 Aug 2014
Faridabad: Union Minister for Roads, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari announced Rs 15,000 crore road projects in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: An action plan for the clean-up of the Ganga and Yamuna rivers may be formulated by the end of this year after consultation with stakeholders; the government informed Rajya Sabha on Monday.
14 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Riding the cusp of people’s disenchantment with ruling establishment and forming the government in Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has carved out its image as a clean and honest political outfit but its somersaulting for selection of winnable candidates for Lok Sabha elections has cut sorry picture, particularly in Mumbai where social activists having conflicting ideologies being fielded in the battle of ballot.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: All rivers are divine and the government will not neglect any of them in its zeal to rejuvenate Ganga, Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti said in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
10 Sep 2013
Bhopal: The Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) charged the Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday with trying to suppress its civil disobedience movement against the Indira Sagar Dam project.