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Thursday, Aug 13, 2020

River yamuna

Jan 16, 2020 03:25
The Prime Minister’s residence will be shifted behind the existing South Block complex while the residence of the Vice President is proposed to be relocated behind North Block. read more
Nov 27, 2019 22:49
After images of devotees offering prayers in waist-deep froth in the river at Kalindi Kunj were carried by media outlets, the NGT-appointed committee had asked the Delhi Pollution Control Committee as well as the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)... read more
Sep 21, 2019 15:40
Yogi Adityanath was speaking during the first episode of the ‘Highway to Progress’ programme of HT’s sister publication Hindustan in Agra. read more
Aug 17, 2019 18:32
The Yamuna or is not only a river of the Braj region but is symbol of our lifestyle, culture and heritage. Name any festival and it has a connection with the river and Agra citizens used to gather at the river bank to celebrate the occasion. read more
Aug 12, 2019 21:52
The reasons for Haryana’s poor compliance with the judgment, according to the MC, are defunct or non-compliant sewage treatment plants (STPs) scattered across its 10 districts. read more
Aug 07, 2019 22:17
Chief executive officer (CEO) of PG Papers, Scotland, Poonam Gupta, has come forward to aid the efforts of the campaign by providing new cleaning technology. read more
Jul 27, 2019 23:41
As far as the treated water being produced at the various Common Effluent Treatment Plants (CETP) in industrial areas is concerned, only 10% of this is being utilised. It takes more than R22,000 to treat each MGD of waste water. read more
Jul 27, 2019 06:27
The committee members Shailaja Chandra and BS Sajwan, a former expert member of the NGT, said such steps have been taken before in a pollution related case. read more
Jul 26, 2019 21:54
In a bid to recover the pending environment compensation (EC) from defaulters, a two-member committee, appointed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT), has proposed that defaulters be summoned by the green court and made to pay the fine there. read more
Jul 03, 2019 04:00
The project, approved by the Cabinet on Tuesday, involves creating eco-friendly pits along the river to collect excess floodwater from the Yamuna during the monsoon months, which, in turn, will percolate down to the aquifers in the areas. read more
May 25, 2019 03:02
The committee, headed by retired justice Indermeet Kaur, during an inspection on May 12 at Kanalsi and Mandoli stumbled upon hundreds of stone crushers and sites where sand and stone, mined from the river, were stacked. read more
May 18, 2019 07:33
The area, located on the western banks of river Yamuna, between the marginal bund and DND Flyway, will soon have large wetlands, 100 metre-wide greenways, 6.8km-long walking trails and recreational parks. read more
May 17, 2019 05:29
The National Green Tribunal in an August 2018 order had directed the Delhi government to set up the Wetland Authority and take up the restoration work at the lake. read more
Apr 26, 2019 03:42
Some of the key promises made in the AAP manifesto include converting the state-run bus services into 100% electric buses and reviving the river Yamuna on the lines of Seoul’s Cheonggyecheon or Thames in London. read more
Apr 01, 2019 14:49
Lessons on how the river Yamuna is getting polluted while passing through Delhi and its ill-effects could soon be imparted to students during morning assembly sessions in schools. read more