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Swami's 100-day fast highlights battle to save Ganga

The Ganga agitation and the question of preserving the Himalayan ecology has become a deadly cocktail of politics and religion. Behind the scene, of course, at play are powerful business interests.......

Uttarakhand rivers inch closer to danger mark

Heavy overnight rains across Uttarakhand on Monday led to a rise in the levels of most water bodies, including the Bhagirathi River and the Tehri Lake. Dehradun and Uttarkashi received the highest......

Satellite imagery REVEALS Uttarakhand's real story

Satellite imagery from the Indian Space Research Organisation shows that heavy and unplanned construction work in Uttarakhand was a leading cause for the devastation which claimed thousands of......

No more senseless acts in Uttarakhand please!

There are lessons to be learnt from the Uttarakhand tragedy. Topping the list is the need to immediately stop mindless construction activity in the Himalayan hills, says Nitish Priyadarshi The......

In Uttaranchal, the disaster has been in the making

Suneel Pandey, who lives on the banks of the River Ganga in Kankhal near Haridwar, says that the disaster unfolding in Uttrakhand is shocking, but hardly surprising. This is his story. The divine......

GVK, L&T hydel projects hit

Two major hydel projects being built by construction majors GVK and L&T have suffered severe damages in the floods which hit Uttarakhand last week.  Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) and......

Are our IIMs overly US-centric?

Twenty-six of us were seated around a long U-shaped table. It was late in the afternoon. The room was semi-dark. Each of us had a plate of sweets and a bottle of mineral water in front. A third of......

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sanjay
Q. Water from mandakini n alaknanda dam had also been released before the uttrakhand calamity n this fact is still kept hidden from media ...is that true?
Sanjay:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/water-from-mandakini-n-alaknanda-dam-had-also-been-released-/25871372/answers/

goldspot
Q. Which rivers join at Devprayag to form the Ganga?
Goldspot:  A. Not surprising. It is what Indians would do for sure. Kiskay baap Ka Kya Jaata hai more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-rivers-join-at-devprayag-to-form-the-ganga/25840694/answers/25871380

goldspot
Q. Mandakini and Alaknanda are the tributries of which river?
Goldspot:  A. Mandakini is a tributary of Alaknanda. Alaknanda is a tributary of Ganga. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mandakini-and-alaknanda-are-the-tributries-of-which-river/25840694/answers/7177245

Kamayni
Q. Where is the source of River Ganga?
Kamayni :  A. Although many small streams comprise the headwaters of the Ganges, the six longest headstreams and their five confluences are given both cultural...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-the-source-of-river-ganga/7177174/answers/13129476

  Web results for Alaknanda Mandakini
Will Budget plans trigger Ganga's commercial use?

lay of Rs2037 crore for the integrated Ganga conservation mission - Namami Gange and decision to establish a National Centre for Himalayan Studies... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/will-budget-plans-trigger-gangas-commercial-use.html
Zohra Sehgal never lost her zest for life (Tribute)

I fondly remember Zohra Sehgal since I first met her during 2003 at her residence. The climb to the third floor of Mandakini Apartments in... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a472903.html
Narendra Modi Ganga plan may face hiccups

IndiaToday.in New Delhi,July 6, 2014| UPDATED15:43 IST The cleaning of the Ganga, one of the pet projects of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ,... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/narendra-modi-may-face-hiccups-in-his-ganga-plan/1/370115.html
Rawat seeks Rs 4K-crore more grant from Centre

tter written to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has sought an additional grant of Rs 4,000 crore from the... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/rawat-seeks-rs-4k-crore-more-grant-from-centre.html
Need to study dynamic behaviour of rivers, says IIT-Roorkee director

has passed since Uttarakhand was ravaged by floods, but the Himalayan State still lies in a shambles. Hoping to avoid future disasters, IIT Roorkee... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/need-to-study-dynamic-behaviour-of-rivers-says-iit-roorkee-director.html

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