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Land, water management resources are need of the hour: Prakash Javadekar

Land, water management resources are need of the hour: Prakash Javadekar

30 Oct 2014

Bhopal: Union Minister for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Thursday stressed on the importance of land and water management resources and called for new perspectives to protect the environment.

Prakash Javadekar,   Environment,   Union Minister for Environment and Forests,   IIFM,   Institute of Forest Management,   pollution in India,   Ganga,  
SC asks NGT to act against industrial units polluting Ganga

SC asks NGT to act against industrial units polluting Ganga

29 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the National Green Tribunal to take action against industrial units polluting Ganga including snapping water and power connections to them while slamming Centre and State Pollution Control Boards for their "failure" to punish erring units.

Supreme Court,   National Green Tribunal,   NGT,   Industrial units,   Ganga,   Water,   Power connections,   Centre,   Pollution Control Boards,  
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,  
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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