Jammu and Kashmir
Thursday, May 23, 2013
HC issues notice to HP PCB on mining along Pabbar river
Taking note of news reports regarding illegal mining along the banks of Pabbar river in Rohroo area ...
Govt sets time frame for implementation of Jermain dam project
Uttarakhand government on Tuesday set a time frame to launch construction of the long awaited Jamran...
Bodies of two drowned minors retrieved from Jhelum
The bodies of two minor boys, who drowned while bathing in river Jhelum in north Kashmir’s Baramulla...
Kameng River inundates NH 52 in Arunachal Pradesh
The Noa-Dihing River is also in spate eroding the bank at Padu Nallah and posing a threat to Mahadev...
Indian team on Brahmaputra in China ahead of Li`s visit
An Indian experts` team is currently in China to review sharing of the Brahmaputra river data.
Joint survey begins for Bansadhara river project
Engineers from Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and the Central Water Commission (CWC) have started a survey t...
Wanted: Female mate for near-extinct `ugly` fish
The London Zoo has launched a worldwide hunt for a female mate for a `gorgeously ugly` tropical fish...
`China to consider improving Brahmaputra water mechanism`
India and China have an agreement on sharing the data of the Brahmaputra waters but do not have any ...
Himachal bus accident toll rises to 40, govt orders probe
The ill-fated private bus, which plunged into Beas river after skidding off the road, was carrying a...
NGO comes up with alternative to interlinking of rivers
An NGO has come up with an "eco-friendly" method to connect the water bodies with grids so that stat...
Bus falls into river in Himachal, 32 killed
At least 32 passengers were killed when an overloaded private bus plunged into Beas river on Kullu-M...
Himachal: 30 feared dead as bus falls into river
At least 30 persons were feared dead on Wednesday when an overcrowded private bus plunged into turbu...
Gayatri Pariwar set to clean Nepal river, temple
The All-World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP) will launch a programme May 18 for cleaning the Bagmati river a...
Bodies of girl, youth recovered in Yamuna river
Five days after they went missing from their houses, a teenaged girl and a 20-year-old youth were fo...
Loch Ness-like monster spotted in Northern Ireland river
A video captured by some local students in Northern Ireland seems to show some kind of creature that...
Guj HC issues notice to govt on pollution in river
The Gujarat High Court Monday issued notices to the state government and Gujarat Pollution Control B...
Guj HC issues notice to govt on pollution in river
The Gujarat HC today issued notices to the state government and Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPC...
Two Gurgaon executives feared drowned in Rishikesh
Two youths working in a private firm in Gurgaon were feared drowned on Sunday in Ganga river near Mu...
Sunil Tripathi`s family seeks privacy after body identified
Forensic dental examination confirmed that a body found in Providence River was that of the missing ...
Yangtze River is at least 23 million years old: Study
Yangtze - the world`s third longest river - located in China, is at least 23 million years old, an i...
Missing jawan`s body found on the banks of Indus
Body of a jawan, who went missing last week, was Thursday recovered from the banks of Indus river in...
Indonesia boat sinking: 3 dead, dozens missing
Boat accidents are common in Indonesia, the world`s largest archipelago, consisting of some 17,000 i...
One killed, eight injured as bus plunges into rive
A 35-year-old man was killed and eight others were injured when a Himachal Road Transport Corporatio...
33 go missing as bus plunges into river in Bangladesh
At least 33 people went missing when a bus with some 55 people onboard plunged into a river while bo...
TN to move SC against Karna on Pennaiyar river dispute
Tamil Nadu government on Monday said it will move Supreme Court against neighbouring Karnataka over ...
NIT-Tiruchi student drowns in Cauvery river
A student of National Institute of Technology-Tiruchi in Tamil Nadu drowned in Cauvery river at Duba...
Youth strangulated to death in UP
A 28-year-old youth was allegedly strangulated to death by some unidentified men in Ghosi area near ...
Arunachal, B`desh discuss management of Brahmaputra river
Arunachal Pradesh and Bangladesh have discussed several measures for better management of the Brahma...
Govt sanctions Rs 4065.81 cr for pollution abatement schemes for rivers, lakes
The government has sanctioned Rs 4065.81 crore for pollution abatement schemes for rivers and lakes ...
Centre mum on declaring Assam flood, erosion as national problem
The Centre has not yet sent any response to Assam government`s plea to declare the flood and erosion...
Twenty drowned in UP
Twenty people drowned in separate incidents in Kanpur, Siddharth Nagar, Kaushambi and Azamgarh distr...
Indus water issue: `Cooperation to benefit both India, Pakistan`
India and Pakistan will both benefit if they work together to peacefully conserve vitally important ...
Jaya urges PM to stop Karnataka from work on check dams
Jayalalithaa sought Centre`s intervention to immediately stop Karnataka from carrying out work on an...
After pigs, China grapples to remove 1,000 dead ducks
Days after removing thousands of carcasses of dead pigs which clogged a river in Shanghai, Chinese a...
Ghaziabad girl gang-raped
A 14-year-old girl was gang-raped by three men on Sunday. One of the accused has been arrested.
Bihar boat tragedy: Seven bodies recovered, 3 still missing
Seven bodies were fished out while three others are missing in the boat capsize in Ganga at Bhagalpu...
10 feared drowned in Bihar boat tragedy
Ten persons were feared drowned and many others missing when a country boat capsized in the Ganga in...
China river`s dead pig toll nears 15,000
The number of dead pigs found floating in Shanghai`s waterways is approaching 15,000, but a newspape...
Boat tragedy, 2 bodies fished out
The boat with 25 on board was coming from Pujali in South 24 Parganas district when it gots toppled ...
Bus plunges into river in Ratnagiri, 37 killed
At least 37 people were killed and over 15 injured when a Mumbai-bound private luxury bus plunged in...
India, Nepal agree to strengthen river banks to avoid floods
India and Nepal have agreed to strengthen the embankments of Bagmati, Kamla, Lalbakeya and Khando ri...
Boat capsizes in West Bengal, 4 missing
Four people were missing after a boat capsized in the Ganga in West Bengal`s Howrah district.
Some Yamuna marchers reject accord, to continue protest
The "save Yamuna" movement launched to secure the release of water from Hathinikundi in Haryana into...
Chinese pig farm admits dumping corpses into river
A Chinese pig farm has admitted to dumping thousands of pigs into the Huangpu River, contaminating t...
46 convicted in China for selling diseased pigs meat
Amid concerns over thousands of carcasses of pigs clogging Shanghai river, a court in China`s Zhejia...
Why Shanghai fears `The River`?
Shanghai residents are fretting over the quality of their drinking water supply.
Parliament concerned over river pollution
The government on Monday promised to ensure that no domestic effluents go into Ganga and Yamuna as m...
MPs want govt to take steps to make Yamuna pollution-free
Expressing concern over the "sorry state" of river Yamuna, members in the Lok Sabha today unanimousl...
Crocodiles kill two children in UP
Two children, who were missing for the past two days, were killed by crocodiles and their bodies wer...
1,200 dead pigs recovered from Shanghai river
A day after over 900 dead pigs were recovered from Shanghai`s Huangpu river in China, authorities c...
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