Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 28, 2015
The National Green Tribunal has fined the Agra Municipal Corporation Rs 1 lakh ($1,500) for dumping garbage into the Yamuna river.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
The National Green Tribunal today came down heavily on the Delhi government for permitting sand mining in the name of dredging and directed the authorities concerned to stop illegal mining on the Yamuna river bed and its surrounding areas.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 18, 2015
With the Yamuna crossing the warning mark of 204.00 metre today, Delhi government swung into action and told people residing in low-lying areas to stay alert for evacuation.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 26, 2015
A parliamentary panel has expressed concern over pollution affecting the Taj Mahal and linked it to the polluted Yamuna River that flows along the monument in Agra.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
Agra is breathing easy as there are fewer road jams in the Taj city following a major drive launched two weeks ago against encroachment. The drive will continue till September-end.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 10, 2015
The National Green Tribunal has slapped a fine on the Akshardham temple management for carrying out expansion without prior environmental clearance and asked a committee on revitalisation of Yamuna to examine whether the expanded portion fell on the river's floodplains.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 17, 2015
In an alleged suicide bid, a young man jumped from the Delhi-Noida Direct (DND) flyover in the Yamuna river, bringing traffic on the busy route to a grinding halt on Monday afternoon.
Delhi News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Thursday February 12, 2015
The National Green Tribunal on Thursday ordered the Delhi Tourism and Transport Department to get an environmental clearance for the ambitious "Signature Bridge" over the Yamuna river in the national capital.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
The National Green Tribunal has directed Irrigation and Flood Control Department and concerned authorities to build special ghats on the banks of Yamuna where people can immerse idols and other religious offerings which will then be disposed of in a scientific manner.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
The Delhi Development Authority today approved setting up of a centre for conserving, restoring and rejuvenating the ecosystem of Yamuna.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 13, 2014
The body of a 27-year-old tourist from Delhi, who was raped and murdered three weeks ago during a visit to Uttarakhand, is believed to have been fished out of river Yamuna in Uttarkashi today.
Cities | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Saturday November 1, 2014
Twenty people, including five policemen, were injured in Mathura today after hundreds of farmers clashed with the police demanding more compensation for their land acquired for building the Gokul Barrage on the Yamuna.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The widows of Vrindavan today lit hundreds of earthen lamps at the banks of Yamuna as they today began their three-day Diwali celebrations through which they intend to spread awareness about the need for the river's cleanliness.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 6, 2014
Search operation resumed on Sunday to find three of five bodies in river Yamuna in Agra. Five people drowned while immersing the idols of goddess Durga into the river, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
With just a few days left for the Durga Puja celebrations to begin, Delhi government is geared up to put in place all arrangements for idol immersion in Yamuna in order to check pollution of the river water.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Three youngsters who had gone for Ganesh idol immersion drowned in the Yamuna river in Uttar Pradesh's Agra on Monday, police said.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Immersion of Ganesh idols in the Yamuna river will not be permitted in Agra.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Close on the heels of the formation of a secretaries-level group to rejuvenate Ganga River, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati today announced a separate committee for cleansing the polluted Yamuna River in Delhi.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 5, 2014
India's tourism icon and a symbol of earthly love, the 17th century white marble mausoleum, the Taj Mahal, is a victim of both nature and man.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 22, 2014
Bollywood actress Hema Malini, who is making her maiden foray in this year's Lok Sabha elections, said on Saturday that she is very happy that the BJP has fielded her from Mathura for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 23, 2014
Two men said to be 'tantriks' have been arrested in Agra after they allegedly dug out the body of a young girl buried after death allegedly in order to do occult rituals, police said on Sunday. The men were allegedly in search of gold.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
Alleging that Delhi was emptying its 16 drains into the Yamuna river which was later converging with the Ganga and polluting it, the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has issued a notice to Arvind Kejriwal government and threatened to cut water supply to the national capital.
Allahabad News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Lakhs of devotees took a holy dip at the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati in Allahabad today on the auspicious occasion of 'Basant Panchmi'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Braving chilly weather, thousands of people visited the confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati in Allahabad today for a holy dip on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.