Vaghela criticises Gujarat`s BJP-led government severely

Alleging "criminal negligence" in implementing several schemes, Leader of Opposition in Gujarat Assembly Shankarsinh Vaghela came down heavily upon the BJP-led state government over several issues during his speech in the Gujarat Assembly on Monday.

`Sabarmati model not enough for Ganga`

A new ministry to tackle the cleaning of the Ganga may not really change its fate, nor can the "Sabarmati model", experts say, adding that legislative provisions are needed to ensure that the river`s glory is restored.

MP govt approves Narmada-Malwa-Gambhir link project

After successfully connecting Kshipra river with Narmada, Madhya Pradesh government has approved Narmada-Malwa-Gambhir Link Project with an estimated cost of Rs 2,143 crore.

Decision on Narmada height taken after Social Justice Ministery report: Uma Bharati

The decision to raise the height of Narmada dam to 138.72 metres was taken after the Social Justice Ministry said it was "100 per cent satisfied" over the rehabilitation of displaced people, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati today said.

Narendra Modi launches film on `Statue of Unity` project

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched a film depicting the `Statue of Unity` being built near the Sardar Sarovar dam on the Narmada river, in memory of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Teenager among two killed in leopard attack in Gujarat

Two persons, one of them a teenager, were killed by a leopard in the past ten days in the adjoining Narmada district, Gujarat Forest Department sources said Monday.

Over 5,000 people evacuated in Gujarat due to rains

With water in Narmada dam flowing at 130.64 metre level following heavy rains in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh, the administrations in south Gujarat districts of Bharuch, Narmada have shifted more than 5,000 people to safer places.

Ankleshwar-Rajpipla railway route to become operational soon

The gauge conversion work on the Ankleshwar-Rajpipla railway route in Gujarat is nearing completion and it will become operational this year.

Modi not acceptable to country as PM candidate: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was not acceptable to country as a Prime Ministerial candidate as debate raged on the BJP leader`s possible national ambitions.

Bal Thackeray`s ashes immersed in Narmada and Gomati rivers

Ashes of late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray were immersed in Narmada near Chanod in Narmada distt and Gomati in Dwarka, by Shiv Sena party workers and local supporters here, a party leader said.

27 villages on alert after Narmada crosses danger mark

Around 27 villages of Gujarat`s Narmada and Bharuch districts have been put on alert after Narmada crossed danger mark.

Govinda to start production house to launch daughter

Govinda, who has completed 25 years in showbiz, is right now trying to settle his daughter`s career in the film industry.

Gujarat to pay compensation for Narmada land as per new rates

In a bid to hasten the land
acquisition for laying of canals of the Narmada dam project,
Gujarat government has decided to pay compensation to farmers
whose lands are being acquired as per new jantri rates.

Madhya Pradesh to drum up support for Narmada

The Narmada Valley Development Authority has decided to mobilise public support for the mega project.

Storage position of Ganga, Narmada below 10-yr average

As monsoon gathers momentum,
West flowing rivers were flowing close to their normal level
whereas storage position of rivers like Ganga and Narmada was
below their 10-year average.

MP suggests small dams for continuous flow of water in Narmada

Senior BJP leader and MP Anil Madhav Dave on Friday advocated for construction of small dams in place of large ones on Narmada river, saying the step will "ensure continuous flow in it".

Guj BJP leaders in verbal spat at public function

Two senior BJP
leaders of Gujarat, including a minister, were involved in a
verbal spat at a public function here during which one of them
walked off for not being invited to the podium to speak.

Six killed as boat capsizes in Narmada

Six people were killed when a
boat in which they were travelling capsized in Narmada river
here on Wednesday, police said.

Narmada canal water to be released to recharge rivers, lakes

The Gujarat govt has decided to release 8,000 cusec of water from Narmada Main Canal.

Over Rs 5,000 crore worth power generated from Narmada

Over 1200 MW of Power worth
over Rs 5,000 crore has been generated from the hydro power
project on Narmada.