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Don't play smart game with us: NGT warns DJB

Don't play smart game with us: NGT warns DJB

03 May 2016

New Delhi: The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) was today taken to task over construction of a sewage treatment plant by the National Green Tribunal which warned its officials not to play a "smart game" on the issue concerning pollution in river Yamuna.

Delhi Jal Board,   DJB,   Delhi Sewage Treatment Plant,   National Green Tribunal,   NGT on Yamuna Pollution,   Latest States News ,  
Activists row boat in 'dry' <strong>Yamuna</strong> river to protest against <strong>pollution</strong>

Activists row boat in 'dry' Yamuna river to protest against pollution

04 Dec 2015

Agra:In a novel protest to highlight the pollution in Yamuna river, the city activists rowed a boat in the 'dry' river. The activists lamented that despite tall promises, nothing had been done for one of the holiest Indian rivers, which remains highly polluted and dry for most part of the year.

Activists protest on Yamuna,   Yamuna river polution,   row boat in dry Yamuna,   Pollution in rivers,   Latest India News,  
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 ,  
<strong>Yamuna</strong> will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

Yamuna will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

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".

Yamuna river,   Environment Protection Act,   Indian government,   Ravishankar Prasad,   Yamuna pollution free,   Yamuna River Bed,  
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,  
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 ,  
<strong>Yamuna</strong> water level in Delhi crosses warning level

Yamuna water level in Delhi crosses warning level

19 Jul 2016

New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna in Delhi has crossed the warning level due to discharge of water from a barrage in Haryana even as the Delhi government has deployed several motor boats to evacuate riverside dwellers.

Yamuna water,   Yamuna,   Rain in Delhi,   Yamuna Flow,  Central Water Commission,   State news,  
SC asks CPCB, Delhi Jal Board to conduct joint inspection on River <strong>Yamuna</strong>

SC asks CPCB, Delhi Jal Board to conduct joint inspection on River Yamuna

09 Nov 2012

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to conduct a joint inspection on rising pollution level in Yamuna River in the national capital and NCR region.

Supreme Court,   River Yamuna,   pollution in Yamuna,   Clean Yamuna ,  
1.6 million deaths caused due to <strong>pollution</strong>-related health issues

1.6 million deaths caused due to pollution-related health issues

23 Jul 2016

New Delhi: Health issues caused by air pollution led to approximately 16 lakh premature deaths in the country, the Lok Sabha was yesterday informed.

pollution,   air pollution,   health issues,   pollution related health issues,   smoke from industry,   health,   deaths,   health news,  

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