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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,  
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 ,  
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 ,  
US power plants world's worst polluters: Report

US power plants world's worst polluters: Report

20 Sep 2014

Washington: America's power plants are among the leading global sources of carbon emission than the entire economies of Russia, India, Japan or any other nation put together besides China, a latest report said on Friday.

US,   Power Plants,   Pollution,   Worst pollutants,   carbon emission,   Climate Summit,   Global warming ,  
Immediate steps sought to check industrial <strong>pollution</strong>

Immediate steps sought to check industrial pollution

17 Sep 2014

Puducherry: AINRC MLA Ashok Anand on Tuesday called upon the administration to take immediate steps to prevent chemical industries from "indiscriminately discharging industrial effluents" considering the safety of sub soil water in the neighbouring coastal village of Kalapet.

Industrial pollution,   Chemical factories,   AINRC MLA,   Ashok Anand,   Water pollution,   Environmental damage,   ,  
Punjab CM urges his Himachal counterpart to check Ghaggar river <strong>pollution</strong>

Punjab CM urges his Himachal counterpart to check Ghaggar river pollution

15 Sep 2014

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday urged his Himachal Pradesh counterpart Virbhadra Singh to jointly put up an effective monitoring mechanism for the cleaning up of Ghaggar river. In a letter to Virbhadra Singh the Punjab Chief Minister informed him about the deterioration of the water quality of Ghaggar in Punjab, an official release said.

Punjab CM,   Parkash Singh Badal,   Himachal Pradesh CM,   Virbhadra Singh,   Ghaggar river Ghaggar pollution,   ,  
Don't pollute <strong>Yamuna</strong> on Ganesh Chaturthi: Delhi Governor to devotees

Don't pollute Yamuna on Ganesh Chaturthi: Delhi Governor to devotees

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.

Yamuna river,   Ganesh Chaturthi,   Delhi Governor,   Najeeb Jung,   devotees,   pollution,   cleaning drive,  
Green norms to be made more stringent for industry: Javadekar

Green norms to be made more stringent for industry: Javadekar

16 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Expressing concern over rising industrial and vehicular pollution in the country, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said he wanted to make green norms more stringent for the industry and strengthen regulations for diesel vehicles. The minister, however, told the industry that the government would be "practical" in its approach and business leaders would be consulted before framing any rules in this regard.

Green norms,   stringent for industry,   Prakash Javadekar,   BJP,   Environment minister,   pollution,   Rules,  
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> river needs to be cleaned, says Uma Bharti

Yamuna river needs to be cleaned, says Uma Bharti

03 Sep 2014

Mathura: Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti stressed on cleaning the Yamuna river during a surprise visit to the ghats here in Mathura.

Yamuna river,   cleaned,   Uma Bharti,   water resources minister,   Mathura,   heritage city,   Banaras,  

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