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Hundreds of devotees take holy dip in <strong>Yamuna</strong>

Hundreds of devotees take holy dip in Yamuna

25 Oct 2014

Mathura: Hundreds of devotees took a dip at the Yamuna ghats in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura and Vrindavan cities on the occasion of Yam Dwitiya on Saturday morning, undeterred by the stink and high level of pollutants in the water, activists said.

Yamuna,   Mathura,   Vrindavan,   Vishram Ghat,  
Uma Bharti promises to control <strong>Yamuna</strong> <strong>pollution</strong>

Uma Bharti promises to control Yamuna pollution

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.

Uma Bharti,   Yamuna pollution,   Union Minister for Water Resources,   River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation,   Ram Shankar Katheria,   BJP,   Lok Sabha member ,  
Some states trying to create water dispute: Uma Bharti

Some states trying to create water dispute: Uma Bharti

02 Sep 2014

Mathura: Union Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said some states are trying to create water dispute although she asserted that Uttar Pradesh would get its share of water.

Uma Bharti,   water dispute,   Uttar Pradesh,   Yamuna,   Ganga Rejuvenation,   Narendra Modi,   Yamuna pollution free ,  
DJB starts trial run of interceptor sewage project

DJB starts trial run of interceptor sewage project

06 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Delhi Jal Board on Friday started the trial run of the interceptor sewage project aimed at checking pollution of Yamuna.

DJB,   Interceptor sewage project,   Yamuna pollution,   Palam drain,   Pappan Kalan Sewage Treatment Plant,   DDA,   Groundwater,  
Rejuvenating <strong>Yamuna</strong> on high priority: Najeeb Jung

Rejuvenating Yamuna on high priority: Najeeb Jung

14 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung chaired the first meeting of the multi-agency centre on Yamuna and said rejuvenating the river would be high on the priority of the city government.

Najeeb Jung,   Rejuvenating Yamuna,   Yamuna river,   BJP,   AAP,   Delhi government,   ,  
Harsh Vardhan asks LG to ensure noise <strong>pollution</strong>-free Diwali

Harsh Vardhan asks LG to ensure noise pollution-free Diwali

16 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday wrote to Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung urging him to ensure that the national capital celebrates a noise-pollution free Diwali.

Harsh Vardhan,   Union Health Minister,   Delhi Lieutenant Governor,   Najeeb Jung,   Noise-pollution free Diwali ,  
Thick polluted fog engulfs Beijing; Government issues yellow alert

Thick polluted fog engulfs Beijing; Government issues yellow alert

09 Oct 2014

Beijing: The highly polluted fog is back again to haunt the Chinese capital as the government issued a yellow alert for air pollution for the next three days advising residents to take a number of precautions.

Thick fog,   Smog,   Pollution,   China pollution,   Yellow alert,   Air pollution,  
NGT imposes Rs 5 crore fine on Simbhaoli Sugar Mills for polluting Ganga

NGT imposes Rs 5 crore fine on Simbhaoli Sugar Mills for polluting Ganga

16 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Taking a stern view on release of effluents into Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday directed Simbhaoli Sugar Mills to pay a compensation of Rs 5 crore for "intentionally avoiding to discharge their social corporate responsibility" and polluting the river.

NGT,   fine,   Simbhaoli Sugar Mills,   Ganga,   National Green Tribunal,   compensation,   Ganga pollution,  
Air <strong>pollution</strong> increases river-flows: Study

Air pollution increases river-flows: Study

07 Oct 2014

London: Air pollution has had a significant impact on the amount of water flowing through many rivers in the northern hemisphere, a new study has found.

Air pollution,   river-flows,   aerosols,   environment,   climate change,  
Taj Mahal: A victim of man and nature

Taj Mahal: A victim of man and nature

05 Jun 2014

Agra: India's tourism icon and a symbol of earthly love, the 17th century white marble mausoleum, the Taj Mahal, is a victim of both nature and man. If the monument looks sick and pale to visitors, the reason is the dry and heavily polluted Yamuna that once formed an integral part of the Taj Mahal complex.

Taj Mahal,   world environment day,   Yamuna,   pollution in Agra,   effects of pollution on Taj Mahal,   yellowing of Taj Mahal’s marbels ,  

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