Six historical water bodies to be renovated in Sambalpur

The district administration of Sambalpur in Odisha Tuesday announced to renovate at least six water bodies of the city.

Forests, water bodies have declined in NCR: Naidu

Natural conservation zones like forests, water bodies and wastelands have declined in the National Capital Region (NCR) over the years, union minister M. Venkaiah Naidu informed the Lok Sabha Wednesday.

Major eviction drive begins in Guwahati to clear water bodies

Following death of 11 persons in last week`s flood in Assam capital following heavy rains, the government on Monday started a major eviction drive across the city to clear the wetlands.

Major eviction drive begins in Guwahati to clear water bodies

Following death of 11 persons in last week`s flood in the state capital following heavy rains, the government on Monday started a major eviction drive across the city to clear the wetlands.

Remove encroachments from water bodies in the state: NGT to UP

The National Green Tribunal Tuesday directed Uttar Pradesh government to remove encroachments in all water bodies in the state within four weeks and also give a list of the lakes, ponds and places in Ghaziabad district which have been encroached upon.

`Ensure encroachment-free water bodies`

The Delhi High Court has directed the city police to ensure that water bodies like lakes and ponds are not encroached upon or allotted in future to make good the deficiency of land during consolidation proceedings.

New method to detect invasive species in water bodies

Scientists have combined two new technologies to create a unique surveillance tool that could track and detect invasive aquatic species in water bodies of a region, says a study.

ITBP`s unit to man water bodies along China border

The force had given sanction for setting up exclusive intelligence wing to generate info along the crucial Sino-Indian frontier.

Over half of Goa`s mining leases near water bodies: Govt

More than half of Goa`s mining leases are close to rivers and water bodies and three are next to a major dam, the State Assembly was told Monday.

Water bodies being filled up in WB

Water bodies measuring a total area
of 7.39 hectares have been filled up legally or illegally by
private housing companies and civic bodies in West Bengal`s
South 24 Parganas district, the state government said today.

70% of water bodies in Delhi unfit for aquatic life: DPCC

Most of the water bodies in Delhi seem to be gasping for life if one goes by official data.