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Yamuna Augmentation Canal Breach - Man-made Disaster?

A 75 feet wide breach on right bank of Yamuna Augmentation Canal (AC) has drowned vast agricultural land area belonging to three villages of Alahar, Palewala and Nachron falling under Radaur block of Yamuna Nagar district, Haryana. 3,336 more words

Disaster Management

India Gate


Situated at the banks of Yamuna river, Delhi, the capital of India, is a vibrant modern city with an ancient and eventful history. The city with its multi-faceted culture can aptly said to be a microcosm of the whole nation. 66 more words

Green tribunal gets tough with polluters

NEW DELHI: Cracking the whip on those polluting Yamuna, the National Green Tribunal today passed a slew of directions including a fine of Rs. 5,000 on individuals spotted throwing waste or religious items in the river as it unveiled a plan for its restoration. 298 more words


Many Rivers, Many Homes: A Sturgeon's Travels in India and England

It goes without saying that the Fraser is our favourite river here at the Discovery Centre, but that doesn’t mean we don’t take a serious interest in other waterways around the world! 709 more words


Walking By The Yamuna

I had promised all of you that I would slowly start to put up pictures of Allahabad and Benares. This one is a bit stylised, but I thought it fits. 67 more words


Agra And The Famous Taj Mahal


In North India is the metropolis of Agra, which is world

famous for the Taj Mahal. In 2004, the city had the 350th… 642 more words