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Uma Bharti bats for uninterrupted flow of Ganga

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 00:25

Political leaders, environmental activists and spiritual personalities came together here Monday for wide-ranging discussions on ways to clean and develop the Ganga - a river holy for the Hindus.

Expertise from IITs to be utilised for cleaning Ganga: Uma Bharati

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 22:55

Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharati on Monday said expertise from premier IITs would be utilised for cleaning river Ganga, which would completed at the shortest period.

Rangarajan panel report on poverty attacked by parties

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 20:56

The Rangarajan Committee, which has suggested a new benchmark for describing poverty on Monday came under sharp attack from political parties, which said it amounted to "mocking at the poor" and makes neither "common sense" nor "economic sense".

Uma Bharti hits out at Jairam Ramesh, accuses him of politicising `clean Ganga project`

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:46

BJP leader and Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharti hit out at Congress` Jairam Ramesh on Monday and accused him of politicising the clean Ganga project.

Clean up of river Yamuna a part of Ganga rejuvenation: Uma Bharti

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:15

Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharti has said the River Ganga rejuvenation programme would not be successful without cleaning up of river Yamuna.

Badal seeks Uma`s intervention for channelisation of Ghaggar

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 21:08

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday sought personal intervention of Union Minister Uma Bharti for clearing the second phase of channelisation of Ghaggar river.

Shankaracharya Vs Sai devotees: PIL filed against Swaroopananda Saraswati in HC

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 10:06

The Sai Temple authority in Lucknow has filed a petition in the Allahabad High Court demanding an FIR against Shankaracharya of Dwarkapeeth Swaroopananda Saraswati for hurting religious sentiments.

Uma Bharti cautions officials against Maoist elements in Bundelkhand

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 13:07

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti has cautioned local officials against the possibility of Maoist elements gaining ground in the backward Bundelkhand region due to unemployment and poverty.

Dwarkapeeth seer`s comments on Sai Baba his personal view: BJP

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 01:14

BJP on Sunday refused to be dragged into the reported exchange of words between Dwarkapeeth Shankaracharya Swaroopanand Saraswati and Union Minister Uma Bharti over the alleged comments made by the seer on the Sai Baba of Shirdi.

Obstruction in flow of Ganga won`t be allowed: Uma Bharti

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 20:11

Nothing will be allowed to obstruct the flow of the Ganga or dirty its sacred waters, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said on Saturday.

Govt preparing compact plan to rejuvenate Ganga, other rivers

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 15:38

The Government is in the process of preparing a compact plan to rejuvenate river Ganga and the same parameters will be implemented to clean-up other rivers in the country, said Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday.

Those involved in MPPEB scam should not be spared: Uma Bharti

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 22:19

Amid growing demand to hand over the MPPEB scam probe to CBI, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Sunday said the accused involved in the case should not be spared at any cost.