The Bombay High Court on Monday said the decision of the BJP-led State government to release water from the Gangapur dam for ‘shahi snan’ at the Kumbh Mela instead of using it for areas with scarci

NASHIK: The Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) proposal to shift motorized boats from the Gangapur boat club to Bhavali dam has brought much cheer among the citizens and activists,

The Bombay high court has referred to the chief justice a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by environmental activists against government departments concerned and the promoter of the seaplane

Environment activists have opposed the location of a resort coming up at Gangapur dam as part of the boat club project, barely 50 metre away from the water, saying that it was against the norms.

NASHIK: Soil excavation near the Gangapur dam, which has been going on since May-end, could threaten migratory birds' habitat in the area, even as officials of the water resources department seem t

NASHIK: The soil excavation activity taking place near the Gangapur dam for the past week is a threat to nesting of birds and will cause soil erosion, harmful for both, human and animals, city's en

NASHIK: A five-member team from the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) inspected a stretch of the Godavari river starting from Gangapur Dam on the second day of its visit

Owing to incessant rains in Nashik region, an alert has been issued for the people residing along Godavari river in the district, officials said.

Mumbai: While the monsoon has arrived, Nashik district has been left completely dry. With only a few drizzles last week, a shadow of a drought-like situation looms over the city. The district administration has already started gearing up for the water shortage.