Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 00:27
A seers` group Tuesday warned the city administration of cancelling the Simhastha Kumbh Mela scheduled for July-September 2015 if encroachments are not razed and the Godavari river freed of pollutants.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 14:22
Congress and BJP members Thursday staged a walkout in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on the issue of river pollution due to release of untreated effluents by factories.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 11:27
Goa`s Mandovi river is unsafe for water sports and fishing due to high level of coliform bacteria in it, according to a recent study by state Pollution Control Board.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 16:28
The Odisha High Court has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to conduct a fresh study on pollution in the Brahmani river, the second largest river in Odisha after the Mahanadi, a lawyer said Thursday.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 18:01
Irked by Narendra Modi`s remark that why Ganga could not be cleaned like his government had done with Sabarmati, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday hit back, saying they don`t need lessons from other states.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 20:32
China will dismantle hundreds of pig and poultry farms along the southern
Xiangjiang river in order to save it from pollution.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 13:05
Seven people have been detained for polluting a river in China, police said.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 13:34
To save the Ganga from industrial pollution, the Victorian government in Australia is preparing an eco-friendly business model for tanneries, which discharge effluents into the river.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 23:22
The ferrying of iron ore from Goa`s mining hinterland to the sea port by river for decades could be taking a toll on the health of two key rivers, the Mandovi and the Zuari.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 20:40
Union Minister K H Muniyappa today said that the combine role of the people, NGOs and the government could be highly effective in environment conservation.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 22:04
Taking note of news reports regarding illegal mining along the banks of Pabbar river in Rohroo area of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh High Court issued notice to State Pollution Control Board.
Last Updated: Monday, April 29, 2013, 16:43
The Gujarat High Court Monday issued notices to the state government and Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) on a PIL seeking immediate action to clean up four of the state rivers.
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