Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI): The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a bill that proposes to set up an Inter-State River Water Disputes Tribunal to resolve water disputes in a time-bound manner with Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat saying that there was a need to focus on water ma
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): Food regulator FSSAI's scientific panel has examined the issue of the presence of microplastics in packaged water and found it to be within safe limits, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said in Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): As monsoon sets in, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan along with Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain on Thursday met Health Department and civic body officials and discussed measures to be taken to prevent the outbreak of waterborne diseases in the nationa
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Mandya (Karnataka), Jun 28 (ANI): Farmers' protest in Mandya entered into the eighth day on Friday as the state government deployed additional forces to tighten security around Krishna Raja Sagara (KRS) Dam.
New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke about NDA's vision for the next five years for the country's overall growth and prosperity.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): Ravindra Kumar, an IAS Officer of Uttar Pradesh Cadre, has a message for the nation from atop Mount Everest, which he scaled with gangajal (water from River Ganga) in the recently concluded climbing season.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Hindaun (Rajasthan) [India], May 3 (ANI):There will be a dedicated ministry at the Centre to tackle the issue of water scarcity in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Friday. The ministry would be named as 'Jal Shakti Ministry'.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 30 (ANI): The Defence Ministry on Tuesday signed a contract worth Rs 6,311 crore with public sector shipyard Cochin Shipyard Limited, to build eight anti-submarine shallow watercrafts for Indian Navy.
New Delhi (India), Apr 29 (ANI): The Defence Ministry has awarded a contract of worth Rs 6,311 crore to Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited (GRSE) to build eight anti-submarine warfare shallow watercraft (ASWSWC) for the Indian Navy.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Chittorgarh (Rajasthan) [India], Apr 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the Congress party was giving water to Pakistan, which was meant for India, and he promised to set up a separate ministry to address water-related issues.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 21 (ANI): Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari was simply reiterating the need for “diverting India’s share of Indus water which was going to Pakistan,” a spokesperson of the ministry clarified on Thursday.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 26 (ANI): The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has received 111 initial proposals and 17 counter proposals from 15 bidders covering more than 350 routes in the round 3 of Ude Desh Ka Aan Naagrik (UDAN) scheme of Ministry of Civil Aviation.