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Jan 14, 2019
Finding Radha: An anthology of selected works explores Krishna's companion, her everlasting loveArt depicts Radha and Krishna cross dressing in each other’s clothes as well as Krishna bowing his head at the feet of Radha. Lal says, “Our book foregrounds the contemporary reading of gender equality by highlighting such aspects of the story.”
Jan 10, 2019
Yogi Adityanath says Ram Nath Kovind to attend Kumbh Mela, adds more than a lakh eco-friendly toilets installed in PrayagrajUttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said 1,20,000 eco-friendly toilets have been installed in Prayagraj, ahead of the Kumbh Mela, which President Ram Nath Kovind will visit on January 17.
Dec 25, 2018
As Delhi pollution levels hit 'severe' on Christmas eve, green activists argue for decentralised governanceWhile the central and Delhi governments continue to fail to come together to resolve the air pollution problem, they slay Delhi's spirits one festival at a time.
Dec 09, 2018
Less than two percent of Yamuna river accounts for 76 percent of pollution level, reports monitoring committeeThe committee has also recommended a mechanism to be worked out jointly with DPCC and CPCB to install an online system for quality testing of water in Yamuna at Palla and Wazirabad.
Nov 04, 2018
Arvind Kejriwal inaugurates Signature Bridge: Structure is double the height of Qutub Minar, was delayed for over 14 yearsThe new landmark connects Wazirabad across the river Yamuna to the inner city and will reduce the travel time between north and northeast Delhi.
Oct 18, 2018
Allahabad to be renamed Prayagraj: Some residents hail move, others say improving civic facilities should be priorityHere's what the renaming of the city by the Yogi Adityanath government means for the residents of the erstwhile city of Allahabad, now rechristened Prayagraj.
Oct 12, 2018
The Supreme Court and religion in India: A blinkered perspective?The Supreme Court made the right sounds, announcing that temples could not be taken over by governments in perpetuity, but there have been missteps as well
Oct 07, 2018
National Green Tribunal directs monitoring committee to look into 'illegal' constructions on Yamuna floodplainsNational Green Tribunal's direction came while perusing a letter of city resident alleging illegal constructions on the riverbed of Yamuna.
Sep 25, 2018
Yamuna river crosses danger mark in Delhi: Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash calls for emergency meetingThe Yamuna river is flowing above the danger level following release of water from Haryana's Hathnikund barrage in the wake of heavy rains.
Sep 20, 2018
The Yamuna: Delhi's worshipped — and abused — riverA photographer’s journey down the Yamuna in Delhi captures the extent of abuse and encroachments