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Apr 11, 2019
In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concernsIn March this year, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath decided to allocate upwards of Rs. 720 crores towards strengthening the infrastructure for tourism in places of note as per the Hindu faith.
Apr 07, 2019
Thousands, especially from Mallah community, migrate from Uttar Pradesh's Kairana in search of jobsWhen asked about the migration in Kairana, Tabassum Hasan said, "Migration is not an issue here. When there are no employment opportunities, people will have to go out to work and also for better education. In the coming time, our focus will be on creating employment opportunities here."
Feb 22, 2019
Pakistan not concerned by India's plan to divert water from 3 eastern rivers, but will 'strongly object' any breach in IWTPakistan's secretary of the Ministry of Water Resources Khawaja Shumail said: “We have neither concern nor objection if India diverts water of eastern rivers and supplies it to its people or uses it for other purposes, as the IWT allows it to do so.”
Feb 21, 2019
Pulwama attack: India to divert water from three rivers flowing into Pakistan to Yamuna, says Nitin GadkariAs per the Indus Water Treaty, India has full rights over Ravi, Beas and Sutlej rivers while Pakistan has full rights over Jhelum, Chenab and Indus rivers.
Jan 29, 2019
Unhappy with Yamuna cleaning, NGT asks Delhi, UP and Haryana govts to deposit Rs 10 crore eachThe National Green Tribunal Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction over the cleaning of river Yamuna and directed Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh governments to submit a performance guarantee of Rs 10 crore each within a month
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.