India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Thursday September 17, 2015
At 9 pm on Wednesday, the waters of the Godavari flowed into the Krishna, linking two big rivers, a 50-year-old dream come true for Andhra Pradesh.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
In an historic step in the mission to inter-link rivers, the Godavari was formally connected with the Krishna in Andhra Pradesh today.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday September 15, 2015
A devotee attending the Kumbh Mela in Nashik in Maharashtra tried to kill himself by jumping off a bridge into the waters of the River Godavari below.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
In a good news to farmers, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will release water of river Godavari into Krishna tomorrow to mark the formal linking of the two rivers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 12, 2015
Nashik city and Trimbakeshwar have geared up for the second 'shahi snaan' (holy bath) in river Godavari tomorrow during the ongoing Kumbh Mela.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
Maharashtra Water Resources Department has recommended creation of decentralized reservoirs and promotion of watershed programmes among others as a part of a long-term policy to provide relief to the Marathwada region which is reeling under drought. The department's report, based on the Godavari river basin study, has recommended creation of decent...
India News | Press Trust India | Saturday August 29, 2015
The first 'shahi snan' of the ongoing Kumbh Mela began in Nashik today with thousands of devotees, including 'mahants' of various akhadas or sects, thronging the ghats of River Godavari to take the holy dip.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said that the state government planned to link the Godavari river with Krishna and Penna rivers.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
ESL Narasimhan, Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, today took a holy dip in the river Godavari on the seventh day of the ongoing 'Mahapushkaram' in Rajamundry.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today reviewed arrangements made for the ongoing Pushkarams at different venues along Godavari river in the state.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
More than 30 lakh pilgrims have taken the holy dip in the Godavari river at Rajahmundry in the first four days of the Pushkaram festival, Andhra Pradesh government said on Friday.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 16, 2015
The Nashik district administration has rebutted claims made by activists that the Godavari river is polluted with sewage.
Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A huge Hindu religious festival - one of the largest for South India - had begun just two hours before 29 people, 26 of them women, were choked to death in a stampede on the banks of the River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Thousands of pilgrims took holy dip in Godavari River in Rajahmundry today as authorities took steps to improve crowd management, a day after 27 people died in a stampede.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over the loss of lives in the stampede on the banks of River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh on the first day of 'Pushkaram' festival.
Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by Uma Sudhir (With inputs from Agencies), Edited by Aashna Harjani | Tuesday July 14, 2015
27 people, most of them elderly women, were crushed to death this morning in a stampede on the banks of the River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh on the first day of a major religious festival. At least 25 people were injured.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of faith in the world, began today with the traditional ceremony of hoisting of flags and thousands of people taking a holy dip in Kushawart and Ramkund in Godavari river in the two towns.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 10, 2015
Andhra Pradesh government will develop Rajahmundry, a major city in East Godavari district, as a tourist hub, state irrigation minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao has said.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will today inaugurate the 'Godavari Harathi' festival, celebrating the sacred Godavari river on Pushkar ghat, in East Godavari district.
Hyderabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 21, 2015
At least two people were killed and 30 injured when a bus fell into Godavari river in Khammam district of Telangana on Thursday, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 29, 2014
Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has said the Polavaram project can help divert excess water from the Godavari River to the parched Rayalseema region.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday June 6, 2014
A 23-year-old devotee from Mumbai drowned in Godavari river in Nashik after he entered the waters for a holy dip, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
The Odisha government is all set to move Supreme Court in protest of setting up of the Polavaram Project Authority (PPA) for fast tracking implementation of the controversial mega irrigation project over Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 2, 2014
As politicians and people spar over carving out Telangana as India's 29th state, a town within the geographical space of Andhra Pradesh will remain immune to the split - at least in terms of governance and administration.