Ahead of PM's visit, Uma inspects progress of Clean Ganga Mission

 Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Varanasi on Wednesday, Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday inspected the ongoing cleaning exercise in the river and its ghats in the holy city and announced that its sewage treatment capacity will be increased to 411.8 MLD from 101.8 MLD.

Andhra, Telangana seek Centre's intervention over water sharing issue

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have asked for the Centre's intervention over sharing of water and electricity, and presented their cases to Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharati.

Uma Bharti backs Chouhan; calls PM Modi, Shah, Jaitley as 'Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh'

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is in the eye of storm over the Vyapam scam, on Saturday found strong backing in Union minister Uma Bharti who said there was no reason for him to resign and that he was running the government better than her.

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Vyapam scam probe deliberately being derailed: Uma Bharti

Uma Bharti alleged that the crime branch of the state police deliberately mismanaged the probe in Vyapam scam .

"Scared" by number of deaths in Vyapam scam: Uma Bharti
"Scared" by number of deaths in Vyapam scam: Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Monday said she is "scared" by the number of deaths associated with the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh and said there is "panic" in the state due to these deaths.

Uma Bharti defends 'sensitive' Shivraj Singh Chouhan

 Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday came to the rescue of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan, who is under sharp criticism following the mysterious deaths associated with the Vyapam scam.

'Swachh Ganga Abhiyan' plays key role in generating employment opportunities: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Thursday said that 'Swachh Ganga Abhiyan' has an important role in creating employment opportunities which in turn will boost country's economy.

PM Modi is dynamic and dashing: Uma Bharti

 Union Minister Uma Bharti on Thursday showered praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him a "dynamic and dashing" personality.

BJP top leaders review progress in 'Namami Gange' project

Top BJP leaders Tuesday reviewed the progress in the 'Namami Gange' project to which government has allotted a whopping Rs 20,000 crore.

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No nod for dams that hinder environmental flow of rivers: Uma Bharti

The Central Water Commission (CWC) has been directed not to give permission for dam projects that hinder environmental flow of rivers, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday said.

Mobile app to aid Clean Ganga Mission

The Centre Tuesday launched a mobile application, where the public can upload pictures of pollution sources of the Ganga river for further action by the authorities concerned.

Jagan urges Uma Bharti to intervene in lift irrigation project issue

YSR Congress party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday urged the Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti to intervene in the issue of lift irrigation project proposed by Telangana Government.

Govt to take steps to facilitate WH status for Assam island

Centre will take all possible steps to expedite the proposal of World Heritage site status for Majuli island located in Brahmaputra river in Assam, Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma said on Friday.

NMCG, NYKS sign deal to raise Ganga volunteer corps

With an aim to raise Ganga Volunteer Corps, which would be involved in various activities associated with cleaning river Ganga, the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) Monday signed an MoU for a period of five years.

MP releases water of Bansagar dam to UP following central intervention

 Ending days of stand-off, Madhya Pradesh government has released water from Bansagar dam to Uttar Pradesh following the intervention of the Centre.

PM Narendra Modi is 'messiah' Indians had been waiting for thousand years: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Friday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "messiah Indians had been waiting for to appear for a thousand years" who has solution to all their problems.

Will seek Murli Manohar Joshi's views on cleaning Ganga: Uma Bharti

 Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Friday said she would seek Murli Manohar Joshi's views to remove shortcomings in the 'Namami Gange' programme after he questioned the project and asserted that it would be completed within two years.

Uttarakhand: Rawat refutes BJP allegations about non-cooperation from state

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday refuted allegations by some BJP leaders that ambitious centrally sponsored schemes related to Ganga were not progressing at the desired pace due to non-cooperation of the state government.