SC asks Centre to apprise about steps taken for cleaning Ganga

The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to apprise it about the steps taken for cleaning up of the river Ganga for which the NDA government has created a new ministry.

Army offers to join Ganga cleaning effort

Seeking to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s initiative to clean river Ganga, the Army has proposed to set up a task force under a retired Lieutenant General to carry out the project efficiently.

Sunita Narain questions allocation on Ganga conservation

Environmentalist Sunita Narain Thursday raised questions on allocations on clean energy and Ganga conservation.

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

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

Ganga cleaning not a Hindutva project: Ramesh

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Sunday accused the NDA government of turning the programme to clean Ganga as a "Hindutva project" by attempting to polarise politics through the initiative on the holy river.

After Ganga, govt to form committee for cleansing of Yamuna river

Close to the heels of a secretaries-level group to rejuvenate Ganga river, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday announced a separate committee for cleansing the polluted Yamuna river in Delhi.

Advani gives credit to Rajiv Gandhi for Ganga cleaning project

BJP leader LK Advani on Monday gave credit to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi for initiating a project to clean the polluted Ganga river.

Rs.305.34 crore plan to clean Ganga at Allahabad approved

A Rs 305.34 crore proposal to clean up river Ganga at Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh where river Yamuna converges with it was approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Friday.