PM Modi to launch model stretch of Ganga in Jharkhand: Uma Bharti

Uma Bharti said PM Modi will launch the model 80-km stretch of the river for clean-up operation on May 19 next.

Uma Bharati asks WAPCOS to join Clean Ganga programme

Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati on Tuesday asked the public sector premier consultancy organization WAPCOS Ltd to extend its services to the government's flagship programme of 'Namami Gange'.

I want to write book on PM Narendra Modi: Uma Bharati

Union Minister Uma Bharati on Sunday said she wants to write a book on Prime Minister Narendra Modi as she is impressed by his personality and "in-depth knowledge of every Indian issue."

I am not yet married, no scope now: Uma Bharti

"I am not yet married and there is no scope also." This is what 56-year-old Union Minister Uma Bharti quipped in the Lok Sabha after a slip of tongue by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.

''Acche din'' for Amethi about to come: Uma Bharti

Union minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday assured villagers from Amethi that for them `acche din` (good days) were about to come as her fellow union minister Smriti Irani would now look after the place.

India to raise Saptkoshi river issue with Nepal: Uma Bharati

India will raise the issue of Saptkoshi river with Nepal which causes flood in Bihar every year, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati said on Thursday.

Panel on Yamuna 'E-flow': Centre calls for consensus among members

 Differences of opinion among the members of a panel set up to decide on the 'Environmental Flow' in Yamuna river has forced the Ministry of Water Resources to ask them to arrive at a consensus so that their report can be submitted to another body set up by the National Green Tribunal (NGT).

Govt to make law to protect Ganga from pollution

Govt to make law to protect Ganga from pollution

The Centre will enact a law for permanent protection of river Ganga from pollution as Prime Minister Narendra Modi today pitched for an "uncompromising mission-mode approach" to stop its further pollution.

Govt to set up network of monitoring stations along Ganga

The government has sanctioned a project for the setting up of a network of 113 real-time water quality monitoring stations at critical locations along the Ganga river, Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.

UK team meets Uma Bharati over Clean Ganga Mission

UK team meets Uma Bharati over Clean Ganga Mission

 A team of experts from the United Kingdom called on Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati and discussed about the Clean Ganga Mission.

MPPEB scam: Uma Bharati refuses to comment on Cong's allegations

Senior BJP leader Uma Bharati on Tuesday refused to comment on Congress's allegation that there was an attempt to magnify her role by investigating agencies in connection with the Madhya Pradesh recruitment scam.

Technology for dams should not kill rivers: Uma Bharati

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati on Wednesday said that her ministry is not opposing construction of dams on rivers in the north east except that the technology should be safe and should not "kill" the river.

Delhi defeat: PM Modi holds deliberations with Cabinet colleagues

In the backdrop of BJP's shocking defeat in the Delhi Assembly election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held deliberations with his senior Cabinet colleagues from the party.

Uma Bharati in Jharkhand on 'Clean Ganga Mission'

Union Minister Uma Bharati on Monday arrived in Jharkhand to discuss with the state government about 'Clean Ganga Mission' and other matters.

India seeks German support for Ganga rejuvenation

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati Wednesday called for Indo-German cooperation in rejuvenation of the Ganga river.

Chandrababu meets PM Modi, seeks special category status for Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought special category status for the state, which was bifurcated last year.

MP Chief Minister meets Uma Bharati

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today called on Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati and discussed various water issues in the State including beautification of Narmada river.

Uma Bharti seeks DM report on dead bodies in Ganges

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati on Wednesday said she has sought a report from the District Magistrate of Unnao with regard to the incident of dead bodies that were found in the River Ganges.

Masses will be involved in Ganga rejuvenation prog: Uma Bharati

 Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati today said that masses would be involved in the massive Ganga rejuvenation programme such as planting of saplings and preventing dirt from mixing up in the river.

'Govt will ensure no loss to environ due to linking of rivers'

Amid apprehension from some environmentalists about the effects of inter-linking of rivers, Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati said the government will ensure that there is no loss to the environment due to this project.