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34 Malaysian schools shut over toxic dump

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia has closed 34 schools after hundreds of people fell ill when toxic waste was dumped into a river, the education mi...Read More

Odisha: 1 dead after boat capsizes, CM Naveen Patnaik announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh

Odisha: 1 dead after boat capsizes, CM Naveen Patnaik announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh

Kendrapara (Odisha): One woman lost herlife while nine people are missing after a boat capsized in a river inKendrapara district on Wedne...Read More

940 dams, barrages restrict Ganga flow

940 dams, barrages restrict Ganga flow

New Delhi: The flow of the Ganga is being restricted and its rejuvenation is under threat due to the over 900 dams, barrages and weirs bu...Read More

In absence of bridge, these Assam kids swim daily to reach school

Darrang (Assam): Swimming across the river to reach the school has become a routine affair for the children of Dalgaon district of Assam....Read More

River Ganga will be completely clean by March 2020: Union minister Niti Gadkari

River Ganga will be completely clean by March 2020: Union minister Niti Gadkari

Mumbai: Union minister Nitin Gadkari expressed hope here today that the Ganga river will become completely clean by 2020 considering the ...Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: 11 killed as vehicle falls into Chenab river, 5-year-old child only survivor

Jammu and Kashmir: 11 killed as vehicle falls into Chenab river, 5-year-old child only survivor

Jammu: A vehicle carrying pilgrims to a temple, skidded off the road and fell into the Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar distr...Read More

Six injured as bridge collapses in Himachal Pradesh

Chamba (Himachal Pradesh): At least six people were injured after a concrete bridge, linking Chamba town in Himachal Pradesh with Pathank...Read More

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Bhopal: Key Narmada ‘sevaks’ missing from Seva Yatra

BHOPAL: Almost a fortnight has passed since the launch of the Narmada Seva Yatra by chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan but many known p...Read More

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Water row: Permanent tribunal on the anvil

There will be only one permanent Tribunal with retired Supreme Court judge as its chairperson.Shashi Shekhar, Secretary, Water Resources ...Read More

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Jolt to Pak? Govt set to fast-track Indus projects

New Delhi : Amid growing strain in Indo-Pak ties, government is planning to fast-track four projects in Indus river basin to increase irr...Read More

Seven teens missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia

Seven teens missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia

Jakarta: Seven teenagers were feared dead today, a day after they went missing when their boat capsized on a river in Indonesia, official...Read More

Nitish meets MODI, seeks  help to desilt the Ganga

Nitish meets MODI, seeks help to desilt the Ganga

Insists that doing so is the only solution to avoid the almost annual occurrence of floods and making the river flow unhindered 

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Villagers, NGOs combine with govt plans to save Kshipra

Ujjain : Government authorities have chalked out a detailed plan to rejuvenate the dead Kshipra and if gone straight, it will bring back ...Read More

Govt mulling law to cap water usage: Uma

Govt mulling law to cap water usage: Uma

Indore : Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti has said that the government is mulling to enact a law to put a cap on the usage of river wa...Read More

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Admin & farmers come neck to neck on decision of emptying barrages

Ujjain : Farmers of the district have come in confronting position before the decision of the administration of opening the gates of barr...Read More

18 patients on ventilator left to die as power trips

As flood waters gushed into the Chennai hospital, it failed to make arrangements for backup power supply .

Water gushed 36 ft high,  breaching tracks: Railways

Water gushed 36 ft high, breaching tracks: Railways

Harda(MP)/New Delhi :Water from a rain-swollen river gushed 36 feet high breaching tracks which was just 13 feet above the river bed trig...Read More

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Central funding sought to trace Saraswati river

New Delhi : In its efforts to trace the route of the mythological river Saraswati and rejuvenate it, the Rajasthan government has formula...Read More

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Pollution from Dahisar river can enter food chain

Former Mayor Shubha Raul collected samples of water from the Dahisar river and got them tested. The test results revealed that the river ...Read More

The Glories Of Purshottama Month

The Glories Of Purshottama Month

17 Narada paid his obeisances to Narayana and prayed, “Oh Lord of the demigods, Oh ocean of mercy! Oh master of creation, You are all tru...Read More