Uma Bharti-Akhilesh Yadav discuss cleaning of Ganga

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday met union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti at his official residence here and discussed irrigation projects and cleaning up of rivers.

Menace of terror has returned to haunt Pak: Uma Bharti

Expressing solidarity with the parents who lost their children in the Peshawar school massacre in Pakistan, BJP's firebrand leader Uma Bharti on Thursday said that the country that provides sanctuary to terrorists was destined to become the target of terrorism.

Root out dynastic rule: Uma Bharti to J&K people

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday asked them to root out the dynastic rule of father and son (NC) and father and daughter (PDP) for failure to end corruption.

Eco task force to keep Ganga clean and secure: Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Sunday declared that Eco Task Force will be given the responsibility to keep the holy river Ganga clean and secured.

Will clean up Ganga in three years: Uma Bharti
Will clean up Ganga in three years: Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Sunday asserted that the Centre was committed to cleaning up Ganga within three years even as she voiced dismay over the extent of pollution after an inspection here saying the people were getting only "effluents" and not "Ganga jal" from the river.

Uma Bharti slams Opposition for not letting her speak on Ganga

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Thursday slammed the opposition for not allowing her to speak in Lok Sabha on the issue of rejuvenation of Ganga and give details of the project due to disruptions in the House over alleged forced reconversion in Agra.

Rs 5,160 cr given to states to clean rivers: Uma Bharti

Centre has released Rs 5,160 crore to various states for implementation of pollution abatement works in rivers, Parliament was informed Monday.

Trying to increase ground water level: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti Thursday said that apart from promoting rainwater harvesting, the government has been trying to increase the ground water level artificially.

Will Ganga rejuvenation plans save the river?

Ganges is the most polluted river in the world, carrying thousands of tonnes of rubbish, toxins,industrial waste and dead bodies. Uma Bharti through her schemes and laws has promised to rejuvenate the life of this holy river.

River inter-linking will raise irrigation capacity: Uma Bharti

Inter-linking of rivers will raise the irrigation capacity of the country by 90 percent, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said Thursday.

Uma Bharti to inaugurate conference on water resources

Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti will inaugurate a national conference on optimal use of water resources - Jal Manthan - here on November 20.

Uma Bharti seeks states' cooperation in implementing inter-linking project

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday sought the co-operation of state governments for implementing the NDA government's ambitious project of Inter-Linking of Rivers (ILR) in the country.

Govt to set 'Ganga Guard Corps' to keep Ganga clean

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati Friday announced setting up of 'Ganga Guard Corps' to prevent people from polluting the river Ganges and said the work to clean Ganga would begin in next 45 days.

Politicians join 'Run For Unity' on Sardar Patel's birth anniversary

Flagging off off the 'Run for Unity' on 139th birth anniversary of the first Home Minister of the country, PM Modi said Sardar Patel’s life was a journey of “service to the motherland” and he was “truly the architect of modern India”.

Uma Bharati to inspect tomorrow 25 drains falling into Ganga

As part of the Clean Ganga campaign, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati would inspect 25 major drains, which fall into the river at Kanpur tomorrow.

Clean Ganga: SC pulls up pollution boards for not taking stringent action against industries
Clean Ganga: SC pulls up pollution boards for not taking stringent action against industries

Taking into consideration the present state of river Ganga, the Supreme Court on Wednesday criticised the Centre and state pollution control boards for their failure to take action against defaulters.

No immersion of mortal remains on the banks of Ganga: Uma Bharti

With the Government actively looking for ways to check pollution in river Ganga, Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharti on Monday said immersion of mortal remains would not be allowed on the banks of the holy river.

Uma Bharti discusses Ganga rejuvenation plan with NEERI

Union Minister Uma Bharti discussed various issues related to rejuvenation of river Ganga with scientists at the city-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI).

Ganga rejuvenation commendable initiative: Shankaracharya

Puri Shankaracharya Nischalanand Saraswati on Saturday said the Ganga rejuvenation programme was a commendable initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but to make it clean Tehri dam should be removed.

India, Canada sign deal for research in Ganga's water quality monitoring

India and Canada on Wednesday signed a statement of cooperation for research in water quality monitoring and alternative wastewater treatment technologies in river Ganga.