rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Ganga River

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Ganga River

  News for Ganga River

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

River experts miffed at being ignored on Ganga revival plan

  Were river experts excluded from IIT consortium on the Ganga River Basin Management Plan? Rashme Sehgal reports. Why were India’s leading river experts including a group of......

'Even the first step to clean the Ganga has not been taken'

  '70 per cent of sewage is flowing untreated into the river along its entire course. Hardwar and Rishikesh remain two of our holiest cities. Why has the government failed to do anything?'......

IITs offer Modi lifeline to save Ganga

The IIT plan is at the heart of Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to restore the river's glory.Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com In 2010, then environment minister Jairam Ramesh had assigned a......

35 corpses found adrift in the Ganga; probe ordered

At least 35 bodies, which were ostensibly disposed of in the river Ganga as part of last rites by their kin, surfaced after the water receded near Pariyar ghat in neighbouring Unnao district,......

Govt moves to clean Ganges; no remains to be immersed in holy river

With the Government actively looking for ways to check pollution in river Ganga, Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharti on Monday said immersion of mortal remains would not be allowed on the......

Infosys' tryst with Kumbh Mela

Sikka promises to develop tech for event Image: Priests perform evening aarti on the banks of River Ganga during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. Photograph: Jitendra......

Eco-friendly cars to Ganga as transport hub... Gadkari's big plans

Promoting ethanol-friendly cars, turning river Ganga into a waterway and rolling out 50 stalled road projects are three top agendas that figure prominently in new Transport & Highways and Shipping......

How we can clean the highly polluted Ganga river

Water is drawn for agriculture, industry and cities, but only waste is returned to the river says Sunita Narain. Way back in 1986, Rajiv Gandhi launched the Ganga Action Plan. But years later,......

HUDCO to fund Bihar's Ganga Expressway

Much awaited construction work of Bihar's mega project the Ganga Expressway along the banks of the river here on the lines of Mumbai's Marine Drive, is all set to begin in November this year, Bihar......

No untreated waste to flow into Ganga by 2020

No untreated municipal sewage and industrial effluents will flow into the river Ganga by 2020 as part of 'Mission Clean Ganga', according to the National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) which......

'I worked in a dhaba, selling omelettes, before I signed All The Best'

'I loved doing Bunty Aur Babli. I love working with Rohit Shetty. I just shot for Dilwale. Kuch bhi karva leta hain mujhse (he makes me do anything)!' 'I worked in Jolly LLB for free. It was......

Court restrains release of controversial movie Mohalla Assi

The release of Bollywood film 'Mohalla Assi' has been halted throughout the country by a Delhi court which today prima facie found it hurting religious sentiments and said it should not hit......
  Videos for Ganga River
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
ganga river video
  Web results for Ganga River
Posh holiday homes on the bank of the Ganga

Aalia, just beyond Haridwar (Uttarakhand), make for a wildly comfortable pilgrimage to the Rajaji National Park and surely stands out among other... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/posh-holiday-homes-on-the-bank-of-the-ganga-1008051
Water ministry halts approvals for dams

NEw Delhi: In what can be construed as an admission that mushrooming dams have destroyed rivers and their environmental flow, or e-flow, the... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/zSnRraKhEAidoWlr0gFkZI/Water-ministry-halts-approvals-for-dams.html
Envoy

New German envoy Martin Ney said on Thursday that Chancellor Angela Merkel would be accompanied by six senior cabinet ministers when she comes to... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/world/merkel-arriving-early-oct-agreements-to-be-inked-envoy/87436.html
Hooghly Riverfront To Rival Thames, Courtesy A Makeover With World Bank Funding!

The Hooghly riverfront in Kolkata will get a makeover with World Bank sanctioning funds under the National Ganga River Basin Project scheme. The... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/news/india/hooghly-riverfront-to-rival-thames-courtesy-a-makeover-with-world-bank-funding-244831.html
Is India selling out its tigers?

The country is razing forests and flooding them with dams, giving the go-ahead for rapid industrialisation India’s tigers are in danger. In... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/498764/is-india-selling-its-tigers.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


ganga river
Daman Ganga River


0 Followers

ganga river
Adventure trip in rishikesh

Rishikesh Ganga River Rafting...
1 Followers

ganga river
Hotels in Haridwar Uttarakhand

Aalia hotels in Haridwar providing...
1 Followers

ganga river
River Rafting in Rishikesh

Ganga Valley Adventure is a Organiser...
6 Followers

ganga river
Dnyanganga

Dnyanganga means sacred river (Ganga)...
1 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z