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Jul 13, 2019
Mission Paani: Delhi govt's Yamuna water conservation project appears feasible, but needs nod of NGT, farmersPlans are afoot to conserve water in the 22-kilometre Yamuna floodplain stretch — starting from Palla, where the river enters Delhi, to the other end in Wazirabad — to tide over the looming water crisis.
Jan 15, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: The grandest spectacle on earth is also a microcosm of Hindu civilisationThe Kumbh predates history and is believed to be an eternal tradition. Yet everything associated with it is ephemeral which is transient and vulnerable.
Jun 06, 2018
Agra facing severe water shortage for 8 days due to dry Yamuna, technical glitch in waterworksMost parts of the Taj city went without water for the eighth day on Tuesday even as a series of programmes to highlight air and water pollution were being held on World Environment Day.
Jan 23, 2018
Bawana fire: Amid municipal failures and neglect, residents and factory workers are no stranger to accidentsFirstpost hit ground zero to compile this report on how Bawana suffers the consequence of a state that miserably fails to address the cause.
Mar 14, 2016
Working to set up bio-diversity park in Yamuna flood plains, says Art of LivingThe Art of Living (AoL), headed by spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, on Monday said it was committed to setting up a bio-diversity park at the Yamuna floodplain.
Mar 10, 2016
World Culture Festival: Sri Sri should be thanked for drawing national attention to river Yamuna's sorry stateConsider the current state of Yamuna — the air conditioning systems of Delhi Metro coaches which cross the Yamuna every day and those that are parked at the banks suffer severe damage due to toxic gases produced by a heavily polluted Yamuna.
Mar 09, 2016
Why are you silent Mr Kejriwal? The Art of Living event may kill the Yamuna you vowed to saveMr Arvind Kejriwal, just where are you? There’s a big commotion happening on the banks of the Yamuna. Environmentalists are up in arms against what they believe is a savage assault on the dying river. Massive preparations are on for the Art of Living’s World Culture Festival.
Mar 04, 2016
World Culture Festival: Why Delhi would do well to remember the Chennai and Srinagar floodsIf the images of a flooded Chennai last year or those of Srinagar two years ago were horrifying for the citizens of Delhi, it’s time they had a serious look at their own backyard. The continuous onslaught on the Yamuna floodplains is likely to land the National Capital in a similar disaster