02 Aug 2015
Rio de Janerio: Athletes, coaches and organizers at a major test event for next year's Olympic Games shrugged off a simmering dispute over safety at watersports venues by diving into the controversial waters off Copacabana Beach on Saturday.
01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The air quality status at Delhi's five out of nine air quality monitoring stations was today labelled as 'moderate' which can create breathing discomfort to the people with lung, asthma and heart diseases.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Cleaning of river Ganga is expected to be completed by 2020, by which time desired results of initiatives taken up for the purpose will be visible, the government has said.
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".
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Consumers of BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) and BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) can now register 'no supply' complaints through a newly-launched app, and they need not call the discoms call centre for the purpose.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The national capital remains world's most polluted city despite some recent restrictions imposed by AAP government and NGT (Nation Green Tribunal).
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.
11 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Adhering to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's suggestions to the Parliamentarians that cycling should be promoted to save energy, BJP MP Arjun Ram Meghwal reached the Parliament on cycle.
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.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: At a time Delhi is grappling with deteriorating air quality, experts from across the country are coming together to prepare an action plan to improve the scenario. Around 100 experts from the scientific and the academic communities would discuss threadbare the circumstances that led to the situation and try to formulate short-term as well as long-term policies and solutions in this regard.