Novel approach adopted to manage flood, erosion of Brahmaputra

A novel approach towards managing floods and erosion in the river Brahmaputra and increase livelihood opportunities and income of local people was adopted at a meeting here Tuesday.

Kanpur's 700 tanneries major source of pollution in Ganga: NGT

The National Green Tribunal Tuesday warned of complete closure of 700 tanneries located on the banks of river Ganga at Kanpur, terming them as one of the "highest sources of pollution".

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.

Indo-Japan DHS technology effective in treating sewage

Down-flow hanging sponge (DHS) system is an innovative and effective technology for the treatment of sewage flowing into Indian rivers, experts said here Thursday.

Saving the Ganges

Prominent Hindu and Muslim leaders appealed for action to save the Holy River.

Saving the Ganges

Prominent Hindu and Muslim leaders appealed for action to save the Holy River.

Medley of Indian classical dances as ode to rivers

A medley of classical dance genres will capture the essence of the Indian classical rhythm as an ode to seven Indian rivers Oct 1-5.