water bodies

Water bodies: Puducherry govt objects to Kiran bedi's intervention

Puducherry PWD Minister A Namassivayam on Thursday took exception to the "intervention" of Lt Governor Kiran bedi in the maintenance of water bodies in the Union Territory.

 

Jun 08, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
NGT directs Delhi govt and civic bodies to restore, clean city's water bodies

NGT directs Delhi govt and civic bodies to restore, clean city's water bodies

The NGT said that similar approach should be adopted by all the public authorities including Delhi Development Authority, municipal corporations to restore the water bodies existing within their jurisdictions in various parts of the city and not used for open defecation.

May 21, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Wetlands: Why we need to take care of them, what can we do?

Wetlands: Why we need to take care of them, what can we do?

Wetlands are also vital for plants and animals to survive. In fact they are one of the most productive ecosystems in the world that give innumerable services to mankind and countless species of plants and animals.

Feb 02, 2017, 09:45 AM IST