Opinion  /  Published 12.06.22

Water of India

Growing up in the Sixties in Kashmiri Gate, an old Delhi neighbourhood inside Shahjahanabad’s city walls, I don’t remember the taps in the house ever running dry. The fittings in the bathr...
By Mukul Kesavan

India  /  Published 16.05.22

Delhi stares at severe water crisis

The production capacity at Wazirabad, Chandrawal and Okhla water treatment plants has dipped further as the Yamuna has "almost dried up", compounding drinking water problems in several areas...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.05.22

UP: 7 dead, 2 injured in car crash

Seven members of a family died and two were injured in a car accident on the Yamuna Expressway here on Saturday morning, police said. The deceased were returning to Noida from Hardoi after attending ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mathura

India  /  Published 18.11.21

Six-point plan to clean Yamuna

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said his government has prepared a six-point plan to clean the Yamuna river to bathing standards by February 2025. He said the government is construct...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.10.21

Delhi further relaxes Covid curbs

The DDMA on Friday allowed Chhath Puja celebrations at designated sites in the city except the banks of Yamuna river. The directions were issued in an order released on Friday. The celebration ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 08.10.21

A tragicomedy: Namami Gange

Chacha Chaudhary, an Indian comic book character, has been made brand ambassador for Namami Gange, the prime minister’s flagship project. The National Mission for Clean Ganga hopes to raise awar...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 01.08.21

Yamuna water levels rise again

The water level in the Yamuna in Delhi increased again and was recorded at 205.30 meters on Sunday morning, just below the danger mark of 205.33 meters, as rains continued to lash Delhi and upper catc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.21

Delhi: Yamuna water levels rise

The Delhi administration on Friday sounded a flood alert and expedited efforts to evacuate people living in the Yamuna flood plains, as the river in the capital breached the danger mark of 205.33 metr...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.07.21

Delhi: Water levels rise in Yamuna

  The water level in the Yamuna in Delhi on Thursday rose to 203.37 metres, close to the warning mark of 204.50 metres after heavy rains in the upper catchment areas of the river, officials said...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 20.05.21

Suraksha, NBCC put in fresh bids for Jaypee

State-owned NBCC and the Suraksha group, which are in the fray to acquire Jaypee Infratech  through an insolvency resolution process, have submitted their revised bids and have also clarified iss...
By PTI in New Delhi


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